The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales 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 65 78 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 27 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.29% 1.34% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 1.39% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 11
Median salary £23,500 £20,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.25% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £17,750 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,250 £31,000
UK excluding London median 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
1162 1154 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.47% 96.97% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1009 841
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South Wales 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
Cardiff +15 19 £23,500 -2.08% 4
Torfaen +9 3 £23,500 +9.30%
Bridgend -8 3 £25,000 +40.84% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £24,000 -
Junior
Wales

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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 South Wales region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 32 (41.03%) C#
1 32 (41.03%) HTML
1 32 (41.03%) .NET
2 29 (37.18%) CSS
3 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (32.05%) Degree
5 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET
6 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 20 (25.64%) SQL
8 19 (24.36%) SDLC
9 18 (23.08%) Finance
10 14 (17.95%) Oracle
11 13 (16.67%) MVC
11 13 (16.67%) jQuery
12 12 (15.38%) HTML5
12 12 (15.38%) PHP
13 11 (14.10%) Web Services
14 10 (12.82%) MySQL
15 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
15 9 (11.54%) Intranet
15 9 (11.54%) VB.NET
15 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
16 8 (10.26%) OO
16 8 (10.26%) Scrum
16 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
16 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
17 7 (8.97%) Web Development
17 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 7 (8.97%) Node.js
2 3 (3.85%) Drupal
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) WordPress
4 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) SAS
4 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.85%) GitHub
3 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Intranet
2 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) Extranet
3 1 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) MySQL
3 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.85%) NUnit
3 2 (2.56%) MSTest
3 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.28%) Protractor
4 1 (1.28%) StyleCop
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.03%) .NET
1 32 (41.03%) HTML
2 29 (37.18%) CSS
3 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET
4 13 (16.67%) jQuery
5 12 (15.38%) HTML5
6 11 (14.10%) Web Services
7 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (5.13%) Ajax
10 4 (5.13%) XHTML
10 4 (5.13%) XML
11 3 (3.85%) CSS3
11 3 (3.85%) JSON
12 2 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.28%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.28%) Kendo UI
13 1 (1.28%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) User Experience
4 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Unix
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) SDLC
3 13 (16.67%) MVC
4 8 (10.26%) OO
4 8 (10.26%) Scrum
4 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
5 7 (8.97%) Web Development
6 6 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 6 (7.69%) SOA
6 6 (7.69%) System Testing
7 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.13%) ETL
8 4 (5.13%) High Availability
8 4 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.13%) TDD
9 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.85%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.85%) Project Management
9 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) C#
2 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.64%) SQL
4 12 (15.38%) PHP
5 9 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.69%) VB
7 4 (5.13%) C++
8 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.56%) VBA
9 1 (1.28%) Delphi
9 1 (1.28%) Java
9 1 (1.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (32.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) CISMP
2 2 (2.56%) MCSA
2 2 (2.56%) MCTS
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.28%) CCNA
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) MCP
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.95%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) AlienVault
3 2 (2.56%) LogRhythm
3 2 (2.56%) Splunk
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco
4 1 (1.28%) Dell
4 1 (1.28%) Informatica
4 1 (1.28%) Remedy
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) Sybase
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The Training Room
Salary: Training course that once completed will lead to permanent employment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £17000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago