The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 46 75 67
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 52 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.43% 2.47% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 2.51% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 19
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Junior
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1150 1194 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.04% 98.43% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1045 738
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Junior
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Junior Salary Trend in South Wales

Junior
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in South Wales

Junior
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +27 41 £24,000 -3.03%
Torfaen +8 6 £24,000 +11.62%
Newport - 2 £23,250 -
Bridgend -6 1 £23,000 +33.33% 2
Caerphilly - 1 £20,000 -
Junior
Wales

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 29 (39.19%) HTML
2 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
2 27 (36.49%) .NET
2 27 (36.49%) CSS
2 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (35.14%) C#
4 24 (32.43%) Degree
5 21 (28.38%) SDLC
5 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET
6 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 18 (24.32%) SQL
8 15 (20.27%) Finance
8 15 (20.27%) jQuery
9 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
10 13 (17.57%) PHP
10 13 (17.57%) Oracle
11 12 (16.22%) Web Services
11 12 (16.22%) MVC
12 11 (14.86%) MySQL
12 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
12 11 (14.86%) HTML5
13 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
13 10 (13.51%) OO
13 10 (13.51%) Intranet
14 9 (12.16%) Scrum
14 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
15 8 (10.81%) Web Development
15 8 (10.81%) Front End Development
15 8 (10.81%) VB.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (8.11%) Node.js
2 4 (5.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.05%) Drupal
4 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.35%) SAS
4 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Office
2 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.05%) MS Project
4 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) GitHub
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) Intranet
2 2 (2.70%) Extranet
3 1 (1.35%) DHCP
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.35%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) MySQL
3 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.35%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Grunt
3 2 (2.70%) MSTest
3 2 (2.70%) NUnit
3 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.35%) JUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.35%) Protractor
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.19%) HTML
2 27 (36.49%) .NET
2 27 (36.49%) CSS
3 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.27%) jQuery
5 12 (16.22%) Web Services
6 11 (14.86%) HTML5
7 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.76%) Ajax
9 4 (5.41%) CSS3
9 4 (5.41%) XHTML
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (4.05%) Sass
10 3 (4.05%) XML
11 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.70%) JSON
12 1 (1.35%) Ember.js
12 1 (1.35%) Java EE
12 1 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) Unix
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.38%) SDLC
3 12 (16.22%) MVC
4 10 (13.51%) OO
5 9 (12.16%) Scrum
5 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
6 8 (10.81%) Front End Development
6 8 (10.81%) Web Development
7 6 (8.11%) SOA
7 6 (8.11%) System Testing
8 5 (6.76%) OOP
9 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.05%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.05%) ETL
10 3 (4.05%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.05%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.05%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
2 26 (35.14%) C#
3 18 (24.32%) SQL
4 13 (17.57%) PHP
5 8 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.11%) VB
7 5 (6.76%) C++
7 5 (6.76%) Java
7 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.05%) VBA
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.35%) C
10 1 (1.35%) Erlang
10 1 (1.35%) Haskell
10 1 (1.35%) Lisp
10 1 (1.35%) Perl
10 1 (1.35%) Python
10 1 (1.35%) VB6
10 1 (1.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (32.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) MCSA
2 2 (2.70%) MCTS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.35%) CCNA
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.35%) MCP
3 1 (1.35%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.35%) Snort
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Dell
3 1 (1.35%) VMware
3 1 (1.35%) Zend
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