The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 72 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 14 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.38% 0.78% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.80% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 15
Average salary £22,000 £20,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,100 £23,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 1000 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.65% 97.28% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 817 908 789
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Junior
Wales

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 3 £23,000 +22.66% 1
Newport - 3 £21,000 - 2
Torfaen - 2 £31,000 - 1
Caerphilly - 2 £22,500 -
Bridgend -3 1 £19,500 -4.87%
Junior
Wales

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (40.00%) .NET
3 15 (37.50%) C#
4 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (32.50%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 10 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 9 (22.50%) Web Services
7 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
8 8 (20.00%) HTML
8 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (17.50%) REST
9 7 (17.50%) Oracle
9 7 (17.50%) SOAP
9 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (15.00%) Finance
10 6 (15.00%) PHP
11 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 4 (10.00%) Change Control
12 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (10.00%) Degree
12 4 (10.00%) Project Management
12 4 (10.00%) C
12 4 (10.00%) Java
12 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (10.00%) MS Project
12 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (7.50%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Project
3 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
4 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) Web Services
2 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (17.50%) REST
4 7 (17.50%) SOAP
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) WCF
5 3 (7.50%) Zend Framework
5 3 (7.50%) jQuery
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.50%) WinForms
7 1 (2.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.50%) Social Media
1 3 (7.50%) Kindle
2 1 (2.50%) GIS
2 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Android
1 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.00%) Change Control
2 4 (10.00%) Project Management
2 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (10.00%) OO
3 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.50%) SEO
3 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (2.50%) SOA
5 1 (2.50%) UML
5 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.50%) Validation
5 1 (2.50%) Scrum
5 1 (2.50%) Workflow
5 1 (2.50%) Service Management
5 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) C#
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (15.00%) PHP
5 4 (10.00%) C
5 4 (10.00%) Java
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.50%) C++
7 2 (5.00%) VB6
7 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) MCP
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.00%) ISEB
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Zend
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
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