The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 71 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 36 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.65% 2.71% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 2.76% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 30
Median salary £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £20,000 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Junior
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1311 1379 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.33% 98.29% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1152 1117
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,194 £23,500 £22,489
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Junior
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Junior Salary Trend in Wales

Junior
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -5 30 £25,000 +4.16% 4
West Wales -18 4 £25,000 +31.57%
North Wales - 2 £27,500 -
Junior
UK

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 28 (40.58%) HTML
1 28 (40.58%) .NET
2 24 (34.78%) C#
2 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (33.33%) CSS
4 22 (31.88%) JavaScript
5 21 (30.43%) SQL
6 18 (26.09%) MVC
6 18 (26.09%) Degree
7 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
8 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
10 11 (15.94%) HTML5
11 10 (14.49%) SDLC
11 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
12 8 (11.59%) Windows
12 8 (11.59%) Finance
12 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
13 7 (10.14%) jQuery
13 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
13 7 (10.14%) Java
14 6 (8.70%) PHP
14 6 (8.70%) VB
14 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
14 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
14 6 (8.70%) XML
14 6 (8.70%) MS Visio
14 6 (8.70%) Scrum
14 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
14 6 (8.70%) Waterfall

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.80%) WordPress
2 3 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.35%) MS Office
4 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) DHCP
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) VoIP
2 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.80%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.90%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.90%) NUnit
4 2 (2.90%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.45%) Ant
5 1 (1.45%) Gradle
5 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) .NET
1 28 (40.58%) HTML
2 23 (33.33%) CSS
3 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
4 11 (15.94%) HTML5
5 7 (10.14%) jQuery
6 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (8.70%) CSS3
6 6 (8.70%) XML
7 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.80%) Node.js
9 3 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (4.35%) Web Services
10 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.90%) Kendo UI
10 2 (2.90%) Spring
10 2 (2.90%) WCF
10 2 (2.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) Informatics
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Unix
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) MVC
3 10 (14.49%) SDLC
4 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 6 (8.70%) Scrum
4 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 5 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (7.25%) Front End Development
5 5 (7.25%) TDD
5 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.80%) OO
6 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.80%) Web Development
6 4 (5.80%) Workflow
7 3 (4.35%) Project Management
7 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.90%) Information Security
8 2 (2.90%) Migration
8 2 (2.90%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.90%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) C#
2 22 (31.88%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.43%) SQL
4 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.14%) Java
6 6 (8.70%) PHP
6 6 (8.70%) VB
6 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.80%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.35%) R
9 2 (2.90%) Python
9 2 (2.90%) VB6
10 1 (1.45%) C++
10 1 (1.45%) Delphi
10 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) CISMP
2 2 (2.90%) HND
3 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Adobe
3 2 (2.90%) AlienVault
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco
3 2 (2.90%) LogRhythm
3 2 (2.90%) SAP
3 2 (2.90%) Splunk
4 1 (1.45%) Apple
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) Informatica
4 1 (1.45%) Remedy
4 1 (1.45%) Sybase
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago