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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 24 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 8 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.85% - 9.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% - 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 11
Average salary £23,000 - £24,000
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
185 111 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 88.94% 98.23% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 115 104 103
Average salary £27,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £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 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 29 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
3 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
3 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Google

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
2 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) NetApp
1 1 (12.50%) Sophos
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
1 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago