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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 32 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.79% 2.13% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 2.17% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £22,500 £21,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
219 92 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 98.21% 97.87% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 188 78 117
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £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 29 January 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 (40.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Nagios
4 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) LAMP
2 2 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Sensu
3 1 (10.00%) LESS
3 1 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Zend
1 1 (10.00%) Google
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago