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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 58 66 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 44 42 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.42% 3.13% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 3.30% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 12
Average salary £25,750 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,650
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
1240 1272 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.50% 94.93% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1145 961
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +18 43 £27,500 +22.22% 3
North Wales -1 1 £21,000 -10.63%
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 26 (38.24%) SQL
2 23 (33.82%) Finance
3 20 (29.41%) XML
4 18 (26.47%) PL/SQL
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
5 17 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 15 (22.06%) .NET
7 14 (20.59%) HTML
8 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (16.18%) jQuery
10 10 (14.71%) HTML5
10 10 (14.71%) Ajax
10 10 (14.71%) PHP
10 10 (14.71%) MySQL
11 9 (13.24%) Degree
12 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
12 8 (11.76%) Project Management
12 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 8 (11.76%) Flash
13 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
14 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
14 6 (8.82%) Windows

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (2.94%) Lync
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
3 3 (4.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) PaaS
1 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) VoIP
1 2 (2.94%) DHCP
1 2 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 10 (14.71%) MySQL
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.47%) NUnit
1 1 (1.47%) MSTest
1 1 (1.47%) Moq
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (33.82%) Finance
2 17 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) XML
2 15 (22.06%) .NET
3 14 (20.59%) HTML
4 11 (16.18%) jQuery
5 10 (14.71%) HTML5
5 10 (14.71%) Ajax
6 8 (11.76%) Flash
7 4 (5.88%) CSS
8 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.94%) WCF
8 2 (2.94%) Web Services
8 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.47%) CSS3
9 1 (1.47%) COM
9 1 (1.47%) SOAP
9 1 (1.47%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Open Source
3 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.47%) Derivative
3 1 (1.47%) Statistics
3 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
2 8 (11.76%) Project Management
3 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.41%) MVC
4 3 (4.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (2.94%) ITIL
5 2 (2.94%) TDD
5 2 (2.94%) OO
6 1 (1.47%) CRM
6 1 (1.47%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.47%) OOD
6 1 (1.47%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (1.47%) Data Security
6 1 (1.47%) Migration
6 1 (1.47%) Scrum
6 1 (1.47%) BDD
6 1 (1.47%) Web Application Development
6 1 (1.47%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) SQL
2 18 (26.47%) PL/SQL
3 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.71%) PHP
5 5 (7.35%) C#
5 5 (7.35%) Java
6 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.41%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) Python
8 2 (2.94%) VB6
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) MCP
2 2 (2.94%) MCSA
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco
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