The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 69 81 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 36 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.68% 1.33% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 1.38% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 7
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,150 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1295 1231 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.50% 96.02% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1094 840
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 +10 24 £22,500 -10.00% 2
North Wales +4 6 £30,000 - 2
West Wales +7 5 £20,250 -19.00%
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 31 (51.67%) .NET
2 24 (40.00%) C#
3 21 (35.00%) SQL
4 18 (30.00%) HTML
5 17 (28.33%) VB.NET
6 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 13 (21.67%) jQuery
7 13 (21.67%) Degree
7 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
8 12 (20.00%) OO
9 10 (16.67%) Finance
10 9 (15.00%) Ajax
10 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
10 9 (15.00%) Windows
10 9 (15.00%) CSS
10 9 (15.00%) MS Project
10 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (15.00%) HTML5
11 8 (13.33%) PHP
11 8 (13.33%) Project Management
11 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 7 (11.67%) MVC
12 7 (11.67%) WinForms
12 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
12 7 (11.67%) Java
12 7 (11.67%) VB
13 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
13 6 (10.00%) MySQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Project
2 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) PaaS
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) Network Security
2 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.67%) Junos
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) SSL
2 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) MySQL
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.67%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) NUnit
1 4 (6.67%) MSTest
1 4 (6.67%) Moq
2 3 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (3.33%) Xcode
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Selenium
4 1 (1.67%) JUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) .NET
2 18 (30.00%) HTML
3 13 (21.67%) jQuery
4 9 (15.00%) Ajax
4 9 (15.00%) CSS
4 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (15.00%) HTML5
5 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (11.67%) WinForms
7 6 (10.00%) Web Services
7 6 (10.00%) Flash
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (8.33%) XML
9 4 (6.67%) COM
9 4 (6.67%) SOAP
9 4 (6.67%) WCF
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.00%) Spring.NET
10 3 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) GIS
4 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.67%) Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) OO
2 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (13.33%) Project Management
4 7 (11.67%) MVC
5 6 (10.00%) Scrum
6 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 3 (5.00%) MVVM
7 3 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (5.00%) Kanban
7 3 (5.00%) Change Control
7 3 (5.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.00%) OOP
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL
8 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) C#
2 21 (35.00%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) VB.NET
4 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.33%) PHP
6 7 (11.67%) Java
6 7 (11.67%) VB
7 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.33%) C++
9 4 (6.67%) C
10 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
11 2 (3.33%) Perl
12 1 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.67%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.67%) CCSP
5 1 (1.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) CCNA
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) COBIT
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.67%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos
4 1 (1.67%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rhyl, Clwyd
Hays IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago