The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
UK / Wales
Rank 62 46 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 36 56 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.26% 4.52% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 4.61% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 37
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -26.15%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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
1062 1215 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.20% 98.06% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1052 1155
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

Junior Salary Histogram in Wales

Junior
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -9 26 £27,500 +14.58%
North Wales - 5 £22,500 - 2
West Wales -15 1 £20,500 +13.88%
Junior
UK

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.08%) C#
3 30 (34.48%) .NET
4 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 22 (25.29%) Windows
5 22 (25.29%) Degree
6 21 (24.14%) HTML
7 20 (22.99%) MVC
7 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
7 20 (22.99%) CSS
8 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
9 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 18 (20.69%) SQL
10 15 (17.24%) Java
11 14 (16.09%) TDD
11 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
13 12 (13.79%) Linux
13 12 (13.79%) .NET Framework
13 12 (13.79%) WCF
14 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
14 11 (12.64%) Advertising
14 11 (12.64%) OO
14 11 (12.64%) T-SQL
14 11 (12.64%) Oracle
14 11 (12.64%) SDLC
15 10 (11.49%) Python
15 10 (11.49%) Finance
16 9 (10.34%) WinForms
16 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.45%) IIS
2 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.30%) Documentum
3 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.30%) FileNet
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) MS Project
3 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) SAP CRM
1 4 (4.60%) SAP MM
1 4 (4.60%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (1.15%) 2G
3 1 (1.15%) 3G
3 1 (1.15%) 4G
3 1 (1.15%) Broadband
3 1 (1.15%) DHCP
3 1 (1.15%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) LTE
3 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.45%) Big Data
4 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.15%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.60%) Moq
3 4 (4.60%) MSTest
3 4 (4.60%) NUnit
3 4 (4.60%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.30%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.30%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.15%) Ant
5 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.15%) Gradle
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Maven
5 1 (1.15%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.15%) Selenium
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (12.64%) Advertising
2 10 (11.49%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Billing
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.30%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Law
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.48%) .NET
2 21 (24.14%) HTML
3 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
3 20 (22.99%) CSS
4 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (13.79%) .NET Framework
5 12 (13.79%) WCF
6 9 (10.34%) WinForms
7 8 (9.20%) HTML5
8 7 (8.05%) CSS3
8 7 (8.05%) XML
9 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (6.90%) XSLT
10 5 (5.75%) WPF
11 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (4.60%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (4.60%) Ninject
11 4 (4.60%) Spring.NET
11 4 (4.60%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) Informatics
3 5 (5.75%) NHS
4 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.60%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.30%) mHealth
6 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.29%) Windows
2 12 (13.79%) Linux
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.60%) Unix
5 3 (3.45%) Android
6 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.15%) AIX
7 1 (1.15%) CentOS
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.99%) MVC
3 14 (16.09%) TDD
4 11 (12.64%) OO
4 11 (12.64%) SDLC
5 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.20%) Scrum
6 8 (9.20%) Workflow
7 7 (8.05%) DevOps
7 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) Coaching
9 5 (5.75%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.75%) Project Management
10 4 (4.60%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (4.60%) Kanban
10 4 (4.60%) Logistics
10 4 (4.60%) MVVM
10 4 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.60%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.08%) C#
2 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 18 (20.69%) SQL
3 15 (17.24%) Java
4 11 (12.64%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.49%) Python
6 7 (8.05%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.60%) ABAP
9 3 (3.45%) C++
9 3 (3.45%) Perl
10 2 (2.30%) C
10 2 (2.30%) PHP
10 2 (2.30%) VB
11 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.15%) CCENT
3 1 (1.15%) CCNA
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.15%) HND
3 1 (1.15%) ISEB
3 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.15%) MCP
3 1 (1.15%) MCSA
3 1 (1.15%) MCTS
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) OCA
3 1 (1.15%) OCP
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.30%) Docker
4 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) WSUS
3 1 (1.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle
3 7 (8.05%) VMware
4 6 (6.90%) SAP
5 3 (3.45%) IBM
5 3 (3.45%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco
6 2 (2.30%) Dell
6 2 (2.30%) Google
6 2 (2.30%) OpenText
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.15%) EMC
7 1 (1.15%) NetApp
7 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
Bangor, Gwynedd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Denbigh, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago