The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Salford 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 12 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.45% 4.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Junior
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
30 69 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 96.77% 97.18% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 58 75
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Junior
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Junior Salary Trend in Salford

Junior
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (100.00%) LAPP Stack

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware