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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 76 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 11 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.03% 1.58% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.64% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 4
Average salary £23,000 £23,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £18,500 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,950 £57,500
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
1033 1159 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.81% 96.42% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1029 821
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014. 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 0 11 £23,000 -8.00% 2
Junior
Wales

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 18 (40.91%) .NET
2 17 (38.64%) C#
3 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 13 (29.55%) Degree
4 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
5 12 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 10 (22.73%) OO
7 9 (20.45%) Project Management
7 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
8 8 (18.18%) MS Project
8 8 (18.18%) HTML
8 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
9 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
10 6 (13.64%) CSS
10 6 (13.64%) Web Services
10 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.36%) XML
11 5 (11.36%) Windows
11 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
11 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
11 5 (11.36%) Java
11 5 (11.36%) MS Office
11 5 (11.36%) jQuery
12 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
12 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) CMS
1 1 (2.27%) WordPress
1 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Project
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) VoIP
1 1 (2.27%) DHCP
1 1 (2.27%) DNS
1 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.27%) JUnit
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) HTML
3 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.64%) CSS
3 6 (13.64%) Web Services
4 5 (11.36%) XML
4 5 (11.36%) jQuery
5 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (9.09%) SOAP
5 4 (9.09%) COM
6 3 (6.82%) WinForms
6 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) GIS
4 1 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) OO
2 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
2 9 (20.45%) Project Management
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.82%) Scrum
4 3 (6.82%) OOP
4 3 (6.82%) Change Control
4 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL
5 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.27%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) ITSM
6 1 (2.27%) Data Security
6 1 (2.27%) MVC
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
6 1 (2.27%) CRM
6 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) C#
2 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.36%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) C
6 4 (9.09%) VB
7 3 (6.82%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) Python
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCTS
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
1 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Dell
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