The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 56 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 12 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.36% 1.94% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.97% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 26
Average salary £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
475 355 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 93.32% 98.61% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 408 292 440
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,457
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Junior
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Junior Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Junior
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 11 £22,000 - 4
Gateshead -18 1 £26,000 +13.04%
Junior
North East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (50.00%) HTML
1 13 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) Ajax
5 8 (30.77%) HTML5
6 7 (26.92%) OO
6 7 (26.92%) PHP
6 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 6 (23.08%) MySQL
7 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 6 (23.08%) CRM
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
8 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (19.23%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (19.23%) jQuery
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) Advertising
8 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
8 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
8 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Java

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (19.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) PBX
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (23.08%) MySQL
3 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) NUnit
2 2 (7.69%) MSTest
2 2 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (7.69%) Moq
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
1 5 (19.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
1 13 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) Ajax
3 8 (30.77%) HTML5
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) XHTML
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
6 3 (11.54%) WCF
6 3 (11.54%) WPF
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) WinForms
7 2 (7.69%) Spring.NET
7 2 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (7.69%) Ninject
7 2 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) OO
2 6 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) ERP
3 3 (11.54%) MVC
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) MVVM
4 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Kanban
4 2 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (7.69%) OOP
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Android Development
5 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Zend
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