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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 75 78 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 27 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.07% 2.00% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.08% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 5
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £18,100 £13,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £57,500
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
1256 1252 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.32% 96.16% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1115 887
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 September 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 September 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
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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 +7 15 £22,500 -13.46% 2
North Wales - 8 £30,000 - 3
West Wales +1 3 £20,500 -10.86% 2
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (54.69%) .NET
2 25 (39.06%) C#
3 22 (34.38%) HTML
3 22 (34.38%) SQL
4 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 18 (28.13%) VB.NET
5 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
5 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
5 15 (23.44%) jQuery
6 14 (21.88%) Degree
7 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
8 12 (18.75%) OO
9 11 (17.19%) Ajax
9 11 (17.19%) PHP
9 11 (17.19%) HTML5
10 10 (15.63%) CSS
11 9 (14.06%) Finance
11 9 (14.06%) Project Management
11 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
11 9 (14.06%) Windows
11 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
11 9 (14.06%) MySQL
12 8 (12.50%) VB
12 8 (12.50%) Java
12 8 (12.50%) MS Project
12 8 (12.50%) Flash
12 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 7 (10.94%) MVC
13 7 (10.94%) WinForms
13 7 (10.94%) MS Excel

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (1.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.56%) CMS
1 1 (1.56%) WordPress
1 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Project
2 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
3 6 (9.38%) MS Office
4 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) PaaS
1 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) MySQL
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.56%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) NUnit
1 4 (6.25%) MSTest
1 4 (6.25%) Moq
2 3 (4.69%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (3.13%) Xcode
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Advertising
2 3 (4.69%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (54.69%) .NET
2 22 (34.38%) HTML
3 15 (23.44%) jQuery
4 11 (17.19%) Ajax
4 11 (17.19%) HTML5
5 10 (15.63%) CSS
6 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
7 8 (12.50%) Flash
7 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 7 (10.94%) WinForms
9 6 (9.38%) Web Services
10 5 (7.81%) XML
10 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (6.25%) COM
11 4 (6.25%) SOAP
11 4 (6.25%) WCF
12 3 (4.69%) WPF
12 3 (4.69%) Spring.NET
12 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.69%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) GIS
4 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.56%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) OO
2 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
2 9 (14.06%) Project Management
3 7 (10.94%) MVC
4 6 (9.38%) Scrum
5 4 (6.25%) TDD
5 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 3 (4.69%) Change Control
6 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.69%) Kanban
6 3 (4.69%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (4.69%) MVVM
6 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.69%) OOP
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL
7 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) C#
2 22 (34.38%) SQL
3 18 (28.13%) VB.NET
3 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.19%) PHP
5 8 (12.50%) Java
5 8 (12.50%) VB
6 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.81%) C++
8 4 (6.25%) C
9 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.13%) Perl
11 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.56%) VB6
11 1 (1.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) MCSA
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.56%) Cognos
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Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 per annum + company health, pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Llandudno, Gwynedd
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Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary dependant on experience, Bonu
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago