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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 67 64 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 34 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.88% 2.58% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 2.75% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 7
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +12.50%
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
1152 835 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.63% 93.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 737 793
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -9 11 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Torfaen -14 3 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Bridgend +4 1 £17,000 -19.04% 1
Junior
Wales

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 29 (46.03%) Finance
2 28 (44.44%) SQL
3 24 (38.10%) XML
4 23 (36.51%) PL/SQL
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle 11i
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle Financials
5 22 (34.92%) Manufacturing
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle Applications
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle Discoverer
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle EBS
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.29%) Project Management
8 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
8 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.52%) Degree
9 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 6 (9.52%) Java
10 5 (7.94%) C#
10 5 (7.94%) .NET
10 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
10 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (6.35%) MS Office
11 4 (6.35%) HTML
11 4 (6.35%) Windows
11 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
12 3 (4.76%) MVC
12 3 (4.76%) Advertising

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (3.17%) Lync
2 1 (1.59%) Node.js
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle Financials
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle 11i
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle EBS
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) VoIP
1 2 (3.17%) DHCP
1 2 (3.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle Discoverer
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (46.03%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) XML
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
4 3 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.17%) WCF
5 2 (3.17%) HTML5
6 1 (1.59%) CSS3
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.59%) jQuery
6 1 (1.59%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) OpenGL
6 1 (1.59%) Ajax
6 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Android
3 2 (3.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.29%) Project Management
3 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
4 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.76%) MVC
5 3 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.17%) TDD
6 2 (3.17%) Migration
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.17%) Data Transformation
6 2 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.59%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL
7 1 (1.59%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Data Security
7 1 (1.59%) Scrum
7 1 (1.59%) CRM
7 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.59%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) SQL
2 23 (36.51%) PL/SQL
3 6 (9.52%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) C#
5 2 (3.17%) C++
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.17%) PHP
6 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.59%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) MCP
2 3 (4.76%) ISEB
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.17%) MCTS
3 2 (3.17%) MCSA
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Dell
4 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco
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