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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 34 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.77% 5.71% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 6.25% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £22,500 £20,000 £13,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.03%
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
221 96 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 97.79% 91.43% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 192 84 106
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £37,500
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 24 December 2014, 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 (26.67%) PHP
1 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) LAMP
3 2 (13.33%) WinForms
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) QA
3 2 (13.33%) WCF
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) MS Office
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Linux

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) LAMP
2 2 (13.33%) WinForms
2 2 (13.33%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (6.67%) LESS
3 1 (6.67%) Sensu
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) iPhone
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Sophos
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
2 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago