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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 70 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 32 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.34% 1.88% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 1.99% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 20
Average salary £25,750 £22,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.73% -28.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,450 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £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
1322 955 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.50% 94.46% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 799 964
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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 -7 27 £29,250 +30.00% 2
North Wales -5 4 £22,500 +2.27% 3
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 29 (41.43%) SQL
2 28 (40.00%) Finance
3 24 (34.29%) XML
4 22 (31.43%) Oracle Financials
4 22 (31.43%) Oracle 11i
4 22 (31.43%) PL/SQL
4 22 (31.43%) Oracle
4 22 (31.43%) Manufacturing
4 22 (31.43%) Oracle EBS
4 22 (31.43%) Oracle Discoverer
4 22 (31.43%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 22 (31.43%) Oracle Applications
4 22 (31.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.29%) Degree
8 9 (12.86%) .NET
8 9 (12.86%) HTML
9 8 (11.43%) CSS
9 8 (11.43%) Project Management
9 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
10 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.00%) HTML5
11 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (8.57%) Windows
11 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
11 6 (8.57%) C#
11 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
11 6 (8.57%) SQL Server

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2 (2.86%) Lync
2 1 (1.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Office
3 3 (4.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle Financials
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle 11i
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle EBS
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) VoIP
1 2 (2.86%) DHCP
1 2 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle Discoverer
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (40.00%) Finance
2 22 (31.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) XML
2 9 (12.86%) HTML
2 9 (12.86%) .NET
3 8 (11.43%) CSS
4 7 (10.00%) HTML5
5 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.14%) jQuery
7 4 (5.71%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.71%) CSS3
8 2 (2.86%) WCF
8 2 (2.86%) Web Services
8 2 (2.86%) Ajax
9 1 (1.43%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.43%) SOAP
9 1 (1.43%) RESTful
9 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Open Source
3 1 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.43%) Statistics
3 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Android
3 2 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.43%) Project Management
2 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
3 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 5 (7.14%) MVC
4 4 (5.71%) Software Testing
5 3 (4.29%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.29%) Migration
5 3 (4.29%) Scrum
5 3 (4.29%) Data Transformation
6 2 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.86%) Test Scripting
6 2 (2.86%) TDD
6 2 (2.86%) OO
6 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.43%) Data Security
7 1 (1.43%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.43%) CRM
7 1 (1.43%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.43%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) SQL
2 22 (31.43%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.57%) C#
3 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.14%) Java
5 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.86%) PHP
6 2 (2.86%) C++
6 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (1.43%) VB6
7 1 (1.43%) Ruby
7 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) ISEB
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.29%) MCP
3 2 (2.86%) MCSA
3 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.86%) MCTS
3 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) VCP4
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) Dell
4 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco
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