The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 109 130 89
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 177 123 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.79% 2.02% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 2.11% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 164 94 206
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6125 5840 7240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.67% 95.89% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5160 4835 6190
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Junior
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the North West region.

Junior Salary Trend in the North West

Junior
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in the North West

Junior
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 95 £25,000 +2.04% 20
Cheshire +23 48 £25,000 - 8
Lancashire +5 19 £22,500 -26.22% 4
Merseyside -2 13 £27,500 +37.50% 1
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 165 (43.77%) .NET
2 153 (40.58%) C#
3 139 (36.87%) MVC
4 133 (35.28%) ASP.NET
5 121 (32.10%) HTML
6 112 (29.71%) CSS
7 109 (28.91%) JavaScript
7 109 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
8 104 (27.59%) SQL
9 102 (27.06%) SQL Server
10 74 (19.63%) .NET Framework
11 72 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 69 (18.30%) jQuery
12 69 (18.30%) AngularJS
13 68 (18.04%) Web Development
14 66 (17.51%) TDD
15 65 (17.24%) WCF
16 61 (16.18%) Computer Science
17 59 (15.65%) Microsoft
18 58 (15.38%) VB.NET
18 58 (15.38%) Kanban
19 56 (14.85%) MySQL
20 55 (14.59%) PHP
20 55 (14.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 54 (14.32%) WPF
22 51 (13.53%) Web Application Development
23 50 (13.26%) Dependency Injection
24 48 (12.73%) Degree
25 43 (11.41%) Scrum
26 41 (10.88%) Games

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (7.16%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (4.77%) WordPress
3 16 (4.24%) CMS
4 8 (2.12%) Drupal
4 8 (2.12%) Joomla!
5 7 (1.86%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.06%) Apache
7 4 (1.06%) IIS
8 3 (0.80%) SAS
9 2 (0.53%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.53%) nginx
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.33%) MS Office
3 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.80%) SPSS
3 3 (0.80%) Stata
4 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.53%) InDesign
4 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.39%) SAP GRC
2 8 (2.12%) Magento
2 8 (2.12%) OpenCart
3 7 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (1.59%) Cognos Controller
4 6 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (1.06%) SAP EHS
5 4 (1.06%) SAP QM
5 4 (1.06%) SAP WM
6 3 (0.80%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.80%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.27%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 40 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.12%) AdWords
3 8 (2.12%) GitHub
3 8 (2.12%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.80%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.80%) iTunes
4 3 (0.80%) TestFlight
5 1 (0.27%) IaaS
5 1 (0.27%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.69%) Internet
2 5 (1.33%) Intranet
3 4 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.53%) AMQP
4 2 (0.53%) DHCP
4 2 (0.53%) DNS
4 2 (0.53%) Extranet
4 2 (0.53%) HTTP
4 2 (0.53%) VoIP
4 2 (0.53%) VPN
5 1 (0.27%) Firewall
5 1 (0.27%) MPLS
5 1 (0.27%) Skype
5 1 (0.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 56 (14.85%) MySQL
3 33 (8.75%) MongoDB
4 28 (7.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (3.18%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.86%) Big Data
10 4 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.80%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.80%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.80%) OLAP
11 3 (0.80%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (0.80%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.80%) SQLite
12 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.53%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (8.49%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 25 (6.63%) Moq
3 25 (6.63%) NUnit
4 24 (6.37%) MSTest
4 24 (6.37%) Rhino Mocks
5 16 (4.24%) Visual Studio
6 12 (3.18%) JIRA
7 8 (2.12%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.33%) Maven
10 4 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.06%) Subversion
10 4 (1.06%) Xcode
11 3 (0.80%) Ant
11 3 (0.80%) CocoaPods
11 3 (0.80%) Gradle
11 3 (0.80%) Hudson
12 2 (0.53%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.53%) Jasmine
General
1 41 (10.88%) Games
2 34 (9.02%) Marketing
3 27 (7.16%) Finance
4 13 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.39%) Retail
6 4 (1.06%) Banking
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
7 3 (0.80%) Front Office
7 3 (0.80%) Publishing
8 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.53%) Back Office
8 2 (0.53%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) French Language
9 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (43.77%) .NET
2 133 (35.28%) ASP.NET
3 121 (32.10%) HTML
4 112 (29.71%) CSS
5 74 (19.63%) .NET Framework
6 72 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (18.30%) AngularJS
7 69 (18.30%) jQuery
8 65 (17.24%) WCF
9 55 (14.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 54 (14.32%) WPF
11 37 (9.81%) Entity Framework
12 31 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (7.96%) HTML5
13 30 (7.96%) RESTful
14 29 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
15 27 (7.16%) WinForms
16 26 (6.90%) MSMQ
17 25 (6.63%) Web Services
18 24 (6.37%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.18%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.37%) Inversion of Control
3 22 (5.84%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.71%) iPad
6 11 (2.92%) User Experience
7 7 (1.86%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.86%) FMCG
8 5 (1.33%) Fintech
9 4 (1.06%) Blog
9 4 (1.06%) Social Media
10 3 (0.80%) Apple TV
10 3 (0.80%) Mobile Games
10 3 (0.80%) Statistics
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.53%) Life Science
11 2 (0.53%) Replication
11 2 (0.53%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.02%) Windows
2 25 (6.63%) Linux
3 11 (2.92%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.86%) Unix
5 3 (0.80%) Android
5 3 (0.80%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (36.87%) MVC
2 109 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (18.04%) Web Development
4 66 (17.51%) TDD
5 58 (15.38%) Kanban
6 51 (13.53%) Web Application Development
7 50 (13.26%) Dependency Injection
8 43 (11.41%) Scrum
9 35 (9.28%) OOP
10 34 (9.02%) BDD
11 31 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (7.43%) Multithreading
13 27 (7.16%) MVVM
14 21 (5.57%) OO
15 19 (5.04%) Analytics
16 17 (4.51%) Software Engineering
17 16 (4.24%) Cybersecurity
17 16 (4.24%) Front End Development
18 14 (3.71%) Business Intelligence
19 12 (3.18%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 153 (40.58%) C#
2 109 (28.91%) JavaScript
3 104 (27.59%) SQL
4 58 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 55 (14.59%) PHP
6 36 (9.55%) Ruby
7 35 (9.28%) Java
8 28 (7.43%) VB
9 26 (6.90%) F#
10 21 (5.57%) C++
11 20 (5.31%) Python
12 11 (2.92%) Apple Swift
12 11 (2.92%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.39%) C
14 8 (2.12%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.33%) Perl
16 3 (0.80%) Groovy
16 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.80%) R
17 2 (0.53%) ES6
Qualifications
1 48 (12.73%) Degree
2 3 (0.80%) CCDA
2 3 (0.80%) CCDP
2 3 (0.80%) CCNA
2 3 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) ISEB
4 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.65%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.53%) Docker
1 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.27%) HDFS
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (6.90%) Kibana
2 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.80%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.27%) Nessus
3 1 (0.27%) Nmap
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (0.27%) SCCM
3 1 (0.27%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.27%) SCOM
3 1 (0.27%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 59 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.28%) Google
3 19 (5.04%) SAP
4 11 (2.92%) Oracle
5 8 (2.12%) Cognos
6 6 (1.59%) IBM
7 4 (1.06%) Adobe
7 4 (1.06%) Facebook
7 4 (1.06%) VMware
8 3 (0.80%) Apple
8 3 (0.80%) Cisco
8 3 (0.80%) Zend
9 2 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.53%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.53%) NetApp
9 2 (0.53%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.27%) Capita
10 1 (0.27%) Epicor
10 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.27%) Wonderware
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