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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 64 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 35 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.79% 1.47% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 1.52% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 13
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,750 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £34,100
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
1227 1050 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.85% 96.33% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 950 964
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 +3 26 £24,750 +10.00% 2
Newport - 4 £21,500 -
Bridgend - 2 £17,250 - 1
Torfaen -2 1 £24,500 +11.36%
Caerphilly - 1 £27,500 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £24,500 -
Junior
Wales

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 16 (30.77%) SDLC
3 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
4 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (23.08%) HTML
5 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (19.23%) MVC
7 10 (19.23%) SQL
8 9 (17.31%) PHP
8 9 (17.31%) CSS
9 8 (15.38%) Java
9 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 7 (13.46%) .NET
10 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
10 7 (13.46%) Scrum
10 7 (13.46%) HTML5
11 6 (11.54%) Retail
11 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.54%) C#
11 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
12 5 (9.62%) Windows
12 5 (9.62%) C++
12 5 (9.62%) MySQL
12 5 (9.62%) Linux
12 5 (9.62%) Finance
12 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
13 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
13 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
2 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) DSL
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) VLAN
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) VoIP
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) SNMP
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Xcelsius
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.85%) Maven
1 2 (3.85%) Ant
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.92%) Selenium
2 1 (1.92%) Hudson
2 1 (1.92%) Gradle
2 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.92%) JMeter
2 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) HTML
2 9 (17.31%) CSS
3 7 (13.46%) .NET
3 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.46%) HTML5
4 4 (7.69%) WCF
4 4 (7.69%) jQuery
5 3 (5.77%) CSS3
5 3 (5.77%) Backbone.js
5 3 (5.77%) Ember.js
5 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.77%) Ajax
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
6 2 (3.85%) Spring
6 2 (3.85%) Middleware
6 2 (3.85%) REST
6 2 (3.85%) Laravel
7 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.92%) JPA
7 1 (1.92%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
2 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
2 3 (5.77%) Android
3 2 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) SDLC
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) MVC
4 7 (13.46%) Scrum
5 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (7.69%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) Six Sigma
7 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.69%) Change Management
7 4 (7.69%) V-Model
8 3 (5.77%) OOP
8 3 (5.77%) OO
8 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.85%) ETL
9 2 (3.85%) ITIL
9 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.85%) Migration
9 2 (3.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) PHP
4 8 (15.38%) Java
5 6 (11.54%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) C++
7 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.92%) MCSA
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Zend
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Avaya
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