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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 69 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 24 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.95% 2.33% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.43% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 10
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £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
1198 1072 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.48% 96.14% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 937 907
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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
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 3 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
(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 0 16 £24,000 -5.88% 5
Newport -7 3 £27,500 +25.00%
Torfaen -14 2 £22,500 +4.65%
Bridgend - 2 £17,250 - 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £24,500 -
Junior
Wales

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (24.39%) SDLC
4 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
5 8 (19.51%) .NET
5 8 (19.51%) C#
5 8 (19.51%) HTML
5 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
5 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.51%) MVC
6 7 (17.07%) SQL
6 7 (17.07%) CSS
6 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) HTML5
8 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
8 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
9 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.76%) Windows
9 4 (9.76%) MS Office
9 4 (9.76%) PHP
9 4 (9.76%) Java
9 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (9.76%) Finance
9 4 (9.76%) Quality Management
9 4 (9.76%) WCF
9 4 (9.76%) jQuery

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 3 (7.32%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project
4 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) DSL
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) VLAN
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Ant
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (2.44%) JMeter
1 1 (2.44%) NetBeans
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
1 1 (2.44%) Hudson
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) HTML
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
2 7 (17.07%) CSS
3 6 (14.63%) HTML5
4 4 (9.76%) WCF
4 4 (9.76%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
5 3 (7.32%) CSS3
6 2 (4.88%) Laravel
6 2 (4.88%) Backbone.js
6 2 (4.88%) Ember.js
6 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.88%) XML
6 2 (4.88%) Middleware
7 1 (2.44%) Spring
7 1 (2.44%) JSF
7 1 (2.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
2 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Solaris
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) SDLC
2 8 (19.51%) MVC
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Scrum
4 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.76%) Quality Management
4 4 (9.76%) V-Model
4 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.32%) Web Development
5 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Data Transformation
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) TDD
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL
6 2 (4.88%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.88%) Network Management
6 2 (4.88%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) C#
1 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) PHP
4 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Avaya
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