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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 97 106 99
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 171 171 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.91% 2.60% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.69% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 155 134 159
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
5738 6361 6892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.59% 96.85% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4803 5184 5540
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 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 89 £25,000 - 27
Cheshire +51 62 £25,000 - 5
Lancashire +8 7 £23,500 -16.81% 6
Merseyside -11 4 £23,750 -5.94% 2
Cumbria -2 1 - -
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 137 (38.16%) C#
2 132 (36.77%) .NET
3 105 (29.25%) SQL
4 96 (26.74%) Degree
5 94 (26.18%) JavaScript
6 93 (25.91%) ASP.NET
7 92 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (25.35%) MVC
9 88 (24.51%) SQL Server
10 87 (24.23%) HTML
11 76 (21.17%) Computer Science
12 73 (20.33%) .NET Framework
13 72 (20.06%) CSS
14 57 (15.88%) WCF
15 55 (15.32%) ASP.NET MVC
16 53 (14.76%) TDD
17 49 (13.65%) Java
17 49 (13.65%) Web Development
18 45 (12.53%) Web Application Development
19 44 (12.26%) Kanban
20 43 (11.98%) WPF
21 42 (11.70%) jQuery
21 42 (11.70%) AngularJS
22 41 (11.42%) Dependency Injection
22 41 (11.42%) PHP
23 39 (10.86%) Finance
24 38 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 37 (10.31%) Windows
26 36 (10.03%) VB.NET
27 35 (9.75%) Microsoft

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 21 (5.85%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.51%) CMS
3 6 (1.67%) WordPress
4 4 (1.11%) Apache
5 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.56%) IIS
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.28%) Drupal
7 1 (0.28%) JBoss
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.06%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.67%) Magento
1 6 (1.67%) SAP GRC
2 5 (1.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.39%) Cognos Controller
2 5 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.39%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.84%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.84%) GitHub
5 2 (0.56%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.52%) Internet
2 9 (2.51%) Intranet
3 7 (1.95%) Extranet
4 3 (0.84%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.28%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.28%) Skype
5 1 (0.28%) SMTP
5 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (24.51%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.80%) MySQL
3 24 (6.69%) MongoDB
4 23 (6.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.23%) Big Data
6 8 (2.23%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.67%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.11%) GIS
10 4 (1.11%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.84%) OLAP
11 3 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (0.84%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.84%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (9.47%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.85%) Moq
2 21 (5.85%) MSTest
2 21 (5.85%) NUnit
2 21 (5.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (5.85%) TeamCity
3 14 (3.90%) Xcode
4 11 (3.06%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.11%) JIRA
6 4 (1.11%) Selenium
6 4 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.84%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.84%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.56%) Gradle
8 2 (0.56%) Hudson
8 2 (0.56%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 39 (10.86%) Finance
2 26 (7.24%) Games
3 18 (5.01%) Retail
4 16 (4.46%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.34%) Marketing
6 7 (1.95%) Banking
6 7 (1.95%) Local Government
7 6 (1.67%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.39%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.11%) Publishing
9 4 (1.11%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.84%) Advertising
11 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) Front Office
12 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (36.77%) .NET
2 93 (25.91%) ASP.NET
3 87 (24.23%) HTML
4 73 (20.33%) .NET Framework
5 72 (20.06%) CSS
6 57 (15.88%) WCF
7 55 (15.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (11.98%) WPF
9 42 (11.70%) AngularJS
9 42 (11.70%) jQuery
10 38 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 31 (8.64%) HTML5
12 29 (8.08%) Entity Framework
13 24 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 23 (6.41%) RESTful
15 22 (6.13%) KnockoutJS
16 21 (5.85%) Castle Windsor
16 21 (5.85%) Spring.NET
16 21 (5.85%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 76 (21.17%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.80%) Mobile App
3 22 (6.13%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.23%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.95%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.95%) Economics
6 7 (1.95%) Physics
6 7 (1.95%) Psychology
7 6 (1.67%) Life Science
8 5 (1.39%) iPad
8 5 (1.39%) Social Media
8 5 (1.39%) User Experience
9 3 (0.84%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.84%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.56%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.56%) Mobile Games
10 2 (0.56%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.28%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.31%) Windows
2 21 (5.85%) Apple iOS
3 15 (4.18%) Linux
4 8 (2.23%) Android
5 5 (1.39%) Unix
6 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (25.35%) MVC
3 53 (14.76%) TDD
4 49 (13.65%) Web Development
5 45 (12.53%) Web Application Development
6 44 (12.26%) Kanban
7 41 (11.42%) Dependency Injection
8 34 (9.47%) Scrum
9 33 (9.19%) Project Management
10 28 (7.80%) OOP
11 25 (6.96%) BDD
12 24 (6.69%) OO
13 23 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (6.41%) MVVM
14 21 (5.85%) iOS Development
14 21 (5.85%) Multithreading
14 21 (5.85%) Software Engineering
15 20 (5.57%) Business Analysis
16 18 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (5.01%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 137 (38.16%) C#
2 105 (29.25%) SQL
3 94 (26.18%) JavaScript
4 49 (13.65%) Java
5 41 (11.42%) PHP
6 36 (10.03%) VB.NET
7 30 (8.36%) Ruby
8 26 (7.24%) VB
9 24 (6.69%) T-SQL
10 20 (5.57%) F#
11 18 (5.01%) Apple Swift
12 17 (4.74%) C++
12 17 (4.74%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.23%) Python
14 4 (1.11%) C
14 4 (1.11%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.84%) VBA
16 2 (0.56%) Perl
16 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (26.74%) Degree
2 7 (1.95%) ISEB
3 6 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.39%) PMP
5 4 (1.11%) HND
6 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) CCDA
7 1 (0.28%) CCDP
7 1 (0.28%) CCNA
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CISM
7 1 (0.28%) CISSP
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.23%) QA
2 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.28%) COBIT
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (0.84%) vSphere
2 3 (0.84%) XenApp
2 3 (0.84%) XenDesktop
2 3 (0.84%) XenServer
3 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (5.57%) Kibana
2 3 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (9.75%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.24%) Google
3 15 (4.18%) Oracle
4 10 (2.79%) SAP
5 8 (2.23%) HP
6 7 (1.95%) VMware
7 6 (1.67%) Zend
8 5 (1.39%) Adobe
8 5 (1.39%) Cognos
8 5 (1.39%) IBM
9 4 (1.11%) Cisco
10 3 (0.84%) AppSense
10 3 (0.84%) Citrix
10 3 (0.84%) EMC
10 3 (0.84%) NetApp
11 2 (0.56%) Dynatrace
12 1 (0.28%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.28%) Northgate
12 1 (0.28%) Tableau
12 1 (0.28%) Twitter
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension, Discounts, Others
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £250000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,500 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent benefits + 25 days hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £19000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, Life Insuarnc
Posted: 4 days ago