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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
England / North West
Rank 89 143 105
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 184 89 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.09% 1.60% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 1.67% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 159 75 158
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,900 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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
5750 5342 6680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.61% 96.04% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4856 4490 5708
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,413 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +28 101 £25,000 - 19
Cheshire +18 38 £25,500 +2.00% 10
Merseyside +12 22 £27,500 +19.56% 4
Lancashire +8 21 £22,000 - 3
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 167 (43.04%) .NET
2 163 (42.01%) C#
3 144 (37.11%) MVC
4 134 (34.54%) ASP.NET
5 124 (31.96%) HTML
6 116 (29.90%) JavaScript
6 116 (29.90%) CSS
7 109 (28.09%) SQL Server
8 108 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (24.48%) SQL
10 84 (21.65%) jQuery
11 78 (20.10%) Web Development
11 78 (20.10%) AngularJS
12 66 (17.01%) ASP.NET MVC
13 62 (15.98%) PHP
14 61 (15.72%) Microsoft
15 59 (15.21%) MySQL
15 59 (15.21%) TDD
16 58 (14.95%) VB.NET
17 57 (14.69%) .NET Framework
17 57 (14.69%) Computer Science
18 56 (14.43%) Degree
19 54 (13.92%) WPF
20 52 (13.40%) Kanban
21 51 (13.14%) WCF
22 50 (12.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 47 (12.11%) Games
24 45 (11.60%) Web Application Development
25 44 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
26 43 (11.08%) Dependency Injection

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 28 (7.22%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (5.15%) WordPress
3 18 (4.64%) CMS
4 10 (2.58%) Drupal
5 9 (2.32%) Joomla!
5 9 (2.32%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.29%) IIS
6 5 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.03%) Apache
8 3 (0.77%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.77%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.77%) SAS
9 2 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.52%) nginx
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.06%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.55%) InDesign
3 6 (1.55%) MS Office
4 5 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.77%) SPSS
6 3 (0.77%) Stata
7 2 (0.52%) MS Project
7 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.32%) Magento
1 9 (2.32%) OpenCart
2 5 (1.29%) SAP MM
2 5 (1.29%) SAP PP
3 4 (1.03%) SAP EHS
3 4 (1.03%) SAP GRC
3 4 (1.03%) SAP QM
3 4 (1.03%) SAP WM
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.77%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.77%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.52%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.32%) AdWords
3 9 (2.32%) Google Analytics
4 7 (1.80%) GitHub
5 3 (0.77%) iPaaS
5 3 (0.77%) iTunes
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.19%) Internet
2 4 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.52%) AMQP
3 2 (0.52%) DHCP
3 2 (0.52%) DNS
3 2 (0.52%) Intranet
3 2 (0.52%) VPN
4 1 (0.26%) Extranet
4 1 (0.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.26%) HTTP
4 1 (0.26%) MPLS
4 1 (0.26%) Skype
4 1 (0.26%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 59 (15.21%) MySQL
3 32 (8.25%) MongoDB
4 29 (7.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.09%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.55%) Big Data
10 5 (1.29%) SAP HANA
11 4 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.77%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.77%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.77%) Power BI
13 2 (0.52%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.52%) Riak
13 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 37 (9.54%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.70%) TeamCity
3 18 (4.64%) Moq
3 18 (4.64%) NUnit
4 17 (4.38%) MSTest
4 17 (4.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (3.61%) JIRA
6 7 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.55%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.29%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.77%) CocoaPods
9 3 (0.77%) gulp
9 3 (0.77%) Maven
9 3 (0.77%) Subversion
10 2 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.52%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.52%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.26%) Gradle
11 1 (0.26%) NuGet
General
1 47 (12.11%) Games
2 36 (9.28%) Marketing
3 24 (6.19%) Finance
4 17 (4.38%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.35%) Retail
6 6 (1.55%) Legal
6 6 (1.55%) Local Government
7 5 (1.29%) Advertising
8 4 (1.03%) Law
8 4 (1.03%) Publishing
9 3 (0.77%) Back Office
9 3 (0.77%) Banking
9 3 (0.77%) French Language
10 2 (0.52%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (43.04%) .NET
2 134 (34.54%) ASP.NET
3 124 (31.96%) HTML
4 116 (29.90%) CSS
5 84 (21.65%) jQuery
6 78 (20.10%) AngularJS
7 66 (17.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 57 (14.69%) .NET Framework
9 54 (13.92%) WPF
10 51 (13.14%) WCF
11 50 (12.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 34 (8.76%) Entity Framework
13 31 (7.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (7.47%) KnockoutJS
14 29 (7.47%) RESTful
15 27 (6.96%) WinForms
16 26 (6.70%) MSMQ
17 24 (6.19%) Web Services
18 23 (5.93%) HTML5
19 20 (5.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.69%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.15%) iPad
4 19 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.38%) Inversion of Control
6 16 (4.12%) User Experience
7 7 (1.80%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.80%) FMCG
8 6 (1.55%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.29%) Animation
9 5 (1.29%) Physics
10 4 (1.03%) Blog
10 4 (1.03%) Fintech
11 3 (0.77%) Apple TV
11 3 (0.77%) Social Media
11 3 (0.77%) Statistics
11 3 (0.77%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.52%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.73%) Windows
2 29 (7.47%) Linux
3 9 (2.32%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.06%) Unix
5 5 (1.29%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.52%) Android
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (37.11%) MVC
2 108 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (20.10%) Web Development
4 59 (15.21%) TDD
5 52 (13.40%) Kanban
6 45 (11.60%) Web Application Development
7 43 (11.08%) Dependency Injection
8 38 (9.79%) Scrum
9 33 (8.51%) BDD
10 27 (6.96%) Multithreading
10 27 (6.96%) Software Engineering
11 25 (6.44%) OOP
12 22 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (5.41%) Analytics
13 21 (5.41%) MVVM
13 21 (5.41%) OO
14 19 (4.90%) Front End Development
15 14 (3.61%) SEO
16 12 (3.09%) Digital Marketing
17 11 (2.84%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 163 (42.01%) C#
2 116 (29.90%) JavaScript
3 95 (24.48%) SQL
4 62 (15.98%) PHP
5 58 (14.95%) VB.NET
6 37 (9.54%) Java
6 37 (9.54%) Ruby
7 28 (7.22%) C++
8 26 (6.70%) F#
9 22 (5.67%) VB
10 21 (5.41%) Python
11 11 (2.84%) C
12 9 (2.32%) Apple Swift
13 6 (1.55%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.29%) Perl
14 5 (1.29%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.03%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.77%) R
17 2 (0.52%) ES6
17 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (14.43%) Degree
2 5 (1.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.77%) CCDA
3 3 (0.77%) CCDP
3 3 (0.77%) CCNA
3 3 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) HND
5 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.06%) QA
2 3 (0.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.03%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Docker
4 1 (0.26%) HDFS
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (6.70%) Kibana
2 3 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.77%) Puppet
3 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.26%) Nessus
3 1 (0.26%) Nmap
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.26%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.26%) SCOM
3 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 61 (15.72%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.28%) Google
3 20 (5.15%) SAP
4 11 (2.84%) Oracle
5 8 (2.06%) Adobe
6 6 (1.55%) Apple
7 5 (1.29%) VMware
8 4 (1.03%) Cognos
8 4 (1.03%) Facebook
9 3 (0.77%) Cisco
10 2 (0.52%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.52%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.52%) IBM
10 2 (0.52%) NetApp
10 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.52%) Zend
11 1 (0.26%) Capita
11 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.26%) Wonderware
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