The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 16 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 7.89% 2.04% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 2.16% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76 139 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 100.00% 94.56% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 63 125 80
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Junior
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Junior Salary Trend in Preston

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Tandem
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) NUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (40.00%) Moq
2 4 (40.00%) LINQ
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony
5 1 (10.00%) CakePHP
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) NUnit
1 4 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (40.00%) Moq
2 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (40.00%) LINQ
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
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