The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 41 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 5 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.06% 4.89% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 5.00% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 14
Average salary £21,500 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Junior
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 180 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.24% 97.83% 99.49%
Number of salaries quoted 202 168 193
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Junior
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Stockport region.

Junior Salary Trend in Stockport

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Kanban
5 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) LINQ
5 4 (28.57%) NUnit
5 4 (28.57%) NHibernate
5 4 (28.57%) WinForms
5 4 (28.57%) Games
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) OOD
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (28.57%) Moq
5 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) Delphi

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (28.57%) Moq
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) LINQ
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) WinForms
4 4 (28.57%) NHibernate
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) XHTML
6 2 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) OOD
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 2 (14.29%) MVVM
7 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Delphi
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft