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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 64 69 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 33 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.69% 2.18% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 2.26% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 7
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
1192 1106 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.31% 96.59% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 989 936
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
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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 +4 23 £23,500 - 1
Newport -4 4 £22,750 -35.00% 1
Torfaen -12 2 £22,500 +4.65%
Bridgend - 2 £17,250 - 2
Caerphilly - 1 £27,500 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £24,500 -
Junior
Wales

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 23 (47.92%) Degree
2 15 (31.25%) SDLC
3 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
4 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
5 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.75%) HTML
6 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 9 (18.75%) SQL
6 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.67%) MVC
8 7 (14.58%) PHP
8 7 (14.58%) C#
8 7 (14.58%) .NET
8 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.58%) CSS
9 6 (12.50%) Java
9 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.50%) Scrum
9 6 (12.50%) HTML5
10 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
10 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
10 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
10 5 (10.42%) V-Model
10 5 (10.42%) Retail
10 5 (10.42%) jQuery
10 5 (10.42%) C++
10 5 (10.42%) MySQL
10 5 (10.42%) Windows

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) SAN
1 2 (4.17%) DSL
1 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) VLAN
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) VoIP
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
2 1 (2.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Ant
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (2.08%) JMeter
1 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
1 1 (2.08%) Selenium
1 1 (2.08%) Hudson
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (10.42%) Retail
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
2 7 (14.58%) CSS
3 6 (12.50%) HTML5
4 5 (10.42%) jQuery
5 4 (8.33%) Web Services
5 4 (8.33%) WCF
5 4 (8.33%) CSS3
6 2 (4.17%) Laravel
6 2 (4.17%) Backbone.js
6 2 (4.17%) Ember.js
6 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.17%) Middleware
6 2 (4.17%) Ajax
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.08%) Java EE
7 1 (2.08%) Spring
7 1 (2.08%) JSF
7 1 (2.08%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Solaris
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) SDLC
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) MVC
4 6 (12.50%) Scrum
4 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.42%) V-Model
5 5 (10.42%) Quality Management
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) OO
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Web Development
7 3 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.17%) Network Management
8 2 (4.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) PHP
2 7 (14.58%) C#
3 6 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) C++
5 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Avaya
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