The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 18 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 6.15% 1.92% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
South 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 Torfaen 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
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 51 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% 98.08% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 49
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -10.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Junior
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Junior Salary Trend in Torfaen

Junior
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(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
Cwmbran 0 4 £22,000 -2.22%
Junior
South Wales

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Android
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Android Development
7 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Objective-C

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle