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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 85 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 17 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.27% 2.70% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 2.78% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 20
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £31,000 £35,000
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
1276 1258 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.37% 97.14% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1076 1106
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 May 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 +1 16 £22,500 - 4
West Wales +8 1 £20,000 -10.11%
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (35.29%) Finance
1 18 (35.29%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) Degree
3 13 (25.49%) XML
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle 11i
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle Discoverer
4 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 10 (19.61%) HTML
6 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 9 (17.65%) CSS
6 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 8 (15.69%) HTML5
7 8 (15.69%) .NET
7 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
8 7 (13.73%) MVC
9 6 (11.76%) C#
10 5 (9.80%) MS Office
10 5 (9.80%) Windows

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (5.88%) Node.js
2 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS Project
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle 11i
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Financials
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.92%) DSL
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Discoverer
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) XML
2 10 (19.61%) HTML
3 9 (17.65%) CSS
4 8 (15.69%) HTML5
4 8 (15.69%) .NET
5 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.84%) jQuery
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.88%) WCF
7 3 (5.88%) CSS3
8 2 (3.92%) Laravel
8 2 (3.92%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.92%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.96%) RESTful
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.96%) Ajax
9 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.73%) MVC
3 5 (9.80%) Scrum
4 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
5 3 (5.88%) Data Transformation
5 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.88%) V-Model
5 3 (5.88%) Project Management
5 3 (5.88%) Migration
5 3 (5.88%) Quality Management
5 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.92%) OO
6 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.92%) Web Development
6 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Information Security
6 2 (3.92%) Network Management
6 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.92%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) PHP
5 3 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MCSA
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.96%) Avaya
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