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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 68 67 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 33 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.56% 2.68% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 2.77% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 8
Average salary £22,500 £23,750 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £19,000 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,500 £38,950
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
1249 1337 1109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.90% 96.74% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1195 1021
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +9 28 £22,500 -5.26% 7
North Wales +1 3 £30,000 +33.33% 1
West Wales -4 2 £22,500 -1.09%
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (39.13%) .NET
2 25 (36.23%) SQL
3 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.19%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) HTML
3 16 (23.19%) Degree
4 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 13 (18.84%) Computer Science
5 13 (18.84%) jQuery
6 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 12 (17.39%) Project Management
7 11 (15.94%) VB.NET
7 11 (15.94%) Finance
8 10 (14.49%) MySQL
8 10 (14.49%) PHP
8 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
8 10 (14.49%) HTML5
8 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (13.04%) XML
9 9 (13.04%) Ajax
10 8 (11.59%) Windows
10 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
10 8 (11.59%) MS Office
10 8 (11.59%) Flash
11 7 (10.14%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.14%) Java
11 7 (10.14%) OO
11 7 (10.14%) MS Project
12 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (2.90%) Lync
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Office
2 7 (10.14%) MS Project
3 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) PaaS
1 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) VoIP
1 2 (2.90%) DHCP
1 2 (2.90%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.49%) MySQL
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.45%) OLAP
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.45%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.45%) NUnit
2 1 (1.45%) Selenium
2 1 (1.45%) MSTest
2 1 (1.45%) Moq
2 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Advertising
3 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.13%) .NET
2 16 (23.19%) HTML
3 13 (18.84%) jQuery
4 10 (14.49%) HTML5
5 9 (13.04%) Ajax
5 9 (13.04%) XML
6 8 (11.59%) Flash
7 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.70%) CSS
7 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (7.25%) Web Services
9 4 (5.80%) SOAP
9 4 (5.80%) COM
9 4 (5.80%) WinForms
10 3 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (2.90%) WCF
12 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.45%) CSS3
12 1 (1.45%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.39%) Project Management
3 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
4 7 (10.14%) OO
4 7 (10.14%) Waterfall
5 3 (4.35%) MVC
5 3 (4.35%) Scrum
5 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.90%) TDD
6 2 (2.90%) Data Analysis
6 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.90%) OOP
6 2 (2.90%) ITIL
6 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.90%) Analytics
7 1 (1.45%) Data Transformation
7 1 (1.45%) Automation Testing
7 1 (1.45%) Android Development
7 1 (1.45%) iOS Development
7 1 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) C#
3 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.94%) VB.NET
5 10 (14.49%) PHP
6 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
7 7 (10.14%) Java
8 6 (8.70%) VB
9 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.35%) C++
11 2 (2.90%) VB6
12 1 (1.45%) Ruby
12 1 (1.45%) Groovy
12 1 (1.45%) Python
12 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.35%) MCSA
3 2 (2.90%) ISEB
3 2 (2.90%) MCP
3 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.90%) MCTS
4 1 (1.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
1 2 (2.90%) QA
1 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Dell
3 2 (2.90%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Cognos
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
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