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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 35 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.84% 1.19% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.22% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £22,500 £20,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
217 82 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 100.00% 97.62% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 189 67 127
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Junior
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Junior Salary Trend in Wakefield

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Zend
4 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (14.29%) PHP5
4 1 (14.29%) WordPress
4 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Sensu

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (14.29%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) Sensu
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) PHP5
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Zend
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