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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 82 86 112
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 184 203 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.25% 3.16% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 3.27% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 173 182 138
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,150
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
5489 6209 6833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.03% 96.62% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4674 4958 5488
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +5 116 £25,000 +2.04% 29
Cheshire +42 48 £25,000 - 9
Lancashire -25 10 £27,000 +22.26% 7
Merseyside -2 8 £24,500 +2.08% 3
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 98 (34.03%) C#
2 97 (33.68%) .NET
3 89 (30.90%) Degree
4 74 (25.69%) JavaScript
5 71 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (24.31%) SQL Server
7 69 (23.96%) MVC
8 65 (22.57%) HTML
9 64 (22.22%) SQL
10 60 (20.83%) ASP.NET
11 57 (19.79%) Computer Science
12 54 (18.75%) CSS
13 44 (15.28%) jQuery
14 40 (13.89%) .NET Framework
14 40 (13.89%) PHP
15 37 (12.85%) Java
16 36 (12.50%) MySQL
17 34 (11.81%) ASP.NET MVC
18 33 (11.46%) Web Development
18 33 (11.46%) VB.NET
19 32 (11.11%) Windows
19 32 (11.11%) TDD
19 32 (11.11%) WCF
19 32 (11.11%) AngularJS
20 31 (10.76%) Project Management
20 31 (10.76%) Microsoft
21 28 (9.72%) Finance
21 28 (9.72%) Web Application Development
21 28 (9.72%) WPF
22 26 (9.03%) Kanban

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 8 (2.78%) Apache
1 8 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.43%) CMS
3 4 (1.39%) Node.js
4 3 (1.04%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.69%) nginx
5 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.35%) Drupal
6 1 (0.35%) IIS
6 1 (0.35%) JBoss
6 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.35%) SAS
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.43%) MS Excel
1 7 (2.43%) MS Office
2 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.43%) Magento
2 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.35%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.74%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.03%) Internet
2 6 (2.08%) Extranet
2 6 (2.08%) Intranet
3 3 (1.04%) Firewall
3 3 (1.04%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.69%) LAN
4 2 (0.69%) WAN
5 1 (0.35%) DMZ
5 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.35%) Network Security
5 1 (0.35%) SMTP
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) VPN
5 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.50%) MySQL
3 12 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.39%) Big Data
8 4 (1.39%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.04%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.69%) DB2
10 2 (0.69%) GIS
10 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (7.64%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.90%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.90%) Moq
2 17 (5.90%) MSTest
2 17 (5.90%) NUnit
2 17 (5.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (3.13%) TeamCity
4 8 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (2.43%) Xcode
6 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.39%) GitLab
7 4 (1.39%) Selenium
8 3 (1.04%) JIRA
8 3 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.04%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.69%) Grunt
9 2 (0.69%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.69%) Subversion
10 1 (0.35%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.35%) Bower
General
1 28 (9.72%) Finance
2 15 (5.21%) Retail
3 10 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.13%) Games
5 8 (2.78%) Marketing
5 8 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.43%) Local Government
7 6 (2.08%) Banking
8 5 (1.74%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.39%) Advertising
10 3 (1.04%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.69%) Legal
11 2 (0.69%) Publishing
12 1 (0.35%) Back Office
12 1 (0.35%) Electronics
12 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (33.68%) .NET
2 65 (22.57%) HTML
3 60 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 54 (18.75%) CSS
5 44 (15.28%) jQuery
6 40 (13.89%) .NET Framework
7 34 (11.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 32 (11.11%) WCF
9 28 (9.72%) WPF
10 21 (7.29%) XML
11 19 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (5.90%) Castle Windsor
12 17 (5.90%) Ninject
12 17 (5.90%) Spring.NET
12 17 (5.90%) Unity DI Container
12 17 (5.90%) WinForms
13 14 (4.86%) HTML5
13 14 (4.86%) Web Services
14 13 (4.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.79%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 17 (5.90%) Physics
4 15 (5.21%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.78%) Economics
5 8 (2.78%) Statistics
5 8 (2.78%) User Experience
6 7 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.43%) Psychology
7 6 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.08%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.74%) Social Media
9 4 (1.39%) iPad
10 3 (1.04%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.04%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.04%) Life Science
10 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.69%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.11%) Windows
2 16 (5.56%) Linux
3 11 (3.82%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.43%) Android
5 4 (1.39%) Unix
6 3 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (23.96%) MVC
3 33 (11.46%) Web Development
4 32 (11.11%) TDD
5 31 (10.76%) Project Management
6 28 (9.72%) Web Application Development
7 26 (9.03%) Kanban
8 25 (8.68%) Dependency Injection
9 22 (7.64%) E-Commerce
10 20 (6.94%) Scrum
11 19 (6.60%) MVVM
12 17 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (5.90%) OO
12 17 (5.90%) OOP
13 16 (5.56%) Software Engineering
14 15 (5.21%) Business Analysis
15 12 (4.17%) Analytics
16 11 (3.82%) iOS Development
16 11 (3.82%) OOD
17 10 (3.47%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 98 (34.03%) C#
2 74 (25.69%) JavaScript
3 64 (22.22%) SQL
4 40 (13.89%) PHP
5 37 (12.85%) Java
6 33 (11.46%) VB.NET
7 26 (9.03%) VB
8 18 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 15 (5.21%) Ruby
10 14 (4.86%) Python
11 11 (3.82%) C++
12 9 (3.13%) Apple Swift
13 8 (2.78%) F#
13 8 (2.78%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.43%) R
15 4 (1.39%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.39%) VB6
15 4 (1.39%) XPath
16 3 (1.04%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (30.90%) Degree
2 5 (1.74%) ISEB
2 5 (1.74%) PMI Certification
2 5 (1.74%) PMP
3 4 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) CISM
5 1 (0.35%) CISSP
5 1 (0.35%) HND
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.39%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.04%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.04%) vSphere
2 3 (1.04%) XenApp
2 3 (1.04%) XenDesktop
2 3 (1.04%) XenServer
3 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.35%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (2.78%) Kibana
2 3 (1.04%) SCCM
3 1 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.35%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.51%) Google
2 13 (4.51%) Oracle
3 8 (2.78%) HP
3 8 (2.78%) VMware
4 5 (1.74%) Zend
5 4 (1.39%) Adobe
5 4 (1.39%) Cisco
5 4 (1.39%) SAP
6 3 (1.04%) AppSense
6 3 (1.04%) Citrix
6 3 (1.04%) EMC
6 3 (1.04%) NetApp
7 2 (0.69%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.69%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.35%) Apple
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.35%) Tableau
8 1 (0.35%) Twitter
Altrincham, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oldham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS!!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + up to 20% bonus, 10% pension etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £26,550 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackpool
Ascent People
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
ao.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London and Greater Manchester
MI5
Salary: From £30,156 up to £35,560
Posted: 14 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 14 days ago
Preston
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Kensington, Lancashire
The SmartList
Salary: £Excellent salary Negotiable dependant on experience, pension, private
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45 - £50 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holiday, Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago