The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 73 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 35 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.63% 2.82% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.99% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 16
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -12.62%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
1296 1002 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.37% 94.08% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 880 951
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Wales

Junior
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -3 34 £32,500 +44.44% 3
North Wales -2 1 £21,000 -4.54% 3
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 30 (43.48%) SQL
2 29 (42.03%) Finance
3 24 (34.78%) XML
4 23 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 22 (31.88%) Oracle
5 22 (31.88%) Oracle Financials
5 22 (31.88%) Oracle 11i
5 22 (31.88%) Oracle Discoverer
5 22 (31.88%) Manufacturing
5 22 (31.88%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 22 (31.88%) Oracle Applications
5 22 (31.88%) Oracle EBS
5 22 (31.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.49%) .NET
8 9 (13.04%) Project Management
8 9 (13.04%) Degree
9 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
9 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
9 8 (11.59%) HTML
10 6 (8.70%) Java
10 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
10 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
11 5 (7.25%) Ajax
11 5 (7.25%) jQuery
11 5 (7.25%) Windows
11 5 (7.25%) PHP
11 5 (7.25%) C#
11 5 (7.25%) MySQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (2.90%) Lync
2 1 (1.45%) Node.js
2 1 (1.45%) WordPress
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Office
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle Financials
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle 11i
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle Applications
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) VoIP
1 2 (2.90%) DHCP
1 2 (2.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle Discoverer
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (7.25%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (42.03%) Finance
2 22 (31.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.78%) XML
2 10 (14.49%) .NET
3 8 (11.59%) HTML
4 5 (7.25%) Ajax
4 5 (7.25%) jQuery
4 5 (7.25%) HTML5
5 4 (5.80%) CSS
6 3 (4.35%) Flash
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.90%) WCF
8 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.45%) CSS3
8 1 (1.45%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.45%) Web Services
8 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Statistics
3 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.45%) Open Source
3 1 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.04%) Project Management
3 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
4 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.35%) MVC
5 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
6 2 (2.90%) Data Transformation
6 2 (2.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.90%) Migration
6 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.90%) Data Migration
6 2 (2.90%) TDD
7 1 (1.45%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.45%) Change Control
7 1 (1.45%) BDD
7 1 (1.45%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (1.45%) Data Security
7 1 (1.45%) Scrum
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) SQL
2 23 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.70%) Java
3 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.25%) PHP
4 5 (7.25%) C#
5 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.90%) C++
6 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.90%) VB
6 2 (2.90%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) VB6
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISEB
2 3 (4.35%) MCP
3 2 (2.90%) MCSA
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.90%) MCTS
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Dell
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
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