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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 85 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 13 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.09% 1.40% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.45% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 7
Average salary £20,000 £21,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £31,000 £27,100
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
1139 967 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.39% 96.89% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 997 807 914
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
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 27 April 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
Newport -10 5 £24,000 +14.28% 1
Cardiff -3 4 £22,000 -4.34% 1
Bridgend +3 3 £18,000 -7.69% 1
Torfaen -15 1 £21,500 -30.64%
Junior
Wales

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 20 (41.67%) XML
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle Financials
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle 11i
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle Discoverer
4 19 (39.58%) PL/SQL
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle
4 19 (39.58%) Manufacturing
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle Applications
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (18.75%) Degree
5 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.42%) MVC
7 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
7 5 (10.42%) MS Office
7 5 (10.42%) .NET
7 5 (10.42%) C#
8 4 (8.33%) HTML
8 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.33%) CSS
8 4 (8.33%) Scrum
8 4 (8.33%) Software Testing

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle Financials
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle 11i
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.17%) DSL
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle Discoverer
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 19 (39.58%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (10.42%) .NET
3 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.33%) CSS
3 4 (8.33%) HTML
3 4 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (4.17%) CSS3
4 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.17%) WCF
4 2 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) RESTful
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) Laravel
5 1 (2.08%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.08%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.42%) MVC
3 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (8.33%) Scrum
4 3 (6.25%) Data Transformation
4 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.25%) Migration
4 3 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (4.17%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) V-Model
5 2 (4.17%) Network Management
5 2 (4.17%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) Change Control
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.08%) Web Development
6 1 (2.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 19 (39.58%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.42%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) ISEB
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.08%) Avaya
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glamorgan
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Salary: 25000-30000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago