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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 79 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 25 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.78% 2.41% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 2.51% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 21
Average salary £22,750 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £20,000 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £35,000 £30,000
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
1358 1277 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.93% 96.23% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1091 1077
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 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
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 July 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 +2 24 £23,000 +2.22% 8
West Wales +8 1 £20,000 -1.23%
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (41.30%) Degree
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) HTML
3 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
3 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (21.74%) SDLC
4 10 (21.74%) CSS
4 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.74%) .NET
4 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
5 9 (19.57%) HTML5
6 8 (17.39%) C#
6 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 8 (17.39%) MVC
7 7 (15.22%) SQL
8 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 5 (10.87%) PHP
9 5 (10.87%) Windows
9 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
9 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
9 5 (10.87%) jQuery
10 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.70%) WCF
10 4 (8.70%) V-Model
10 4 (8.70%) CSS3
10 4 (8.70%) OO
10 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.70%) MS Office

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.52%) Node.js
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.17%) MS Project
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SAN
1 2 (4.35%) DSL
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) VLAN
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.17%) JMeter
2 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.17%) Maven
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) Hudson
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.17%) Ant
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) HTML
2 10 (21.74%) .NET
2 10 (21.74%) CSS
3 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (19.57%) HTML5
4 5 (10.87%) jQuery
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.70%) CSS3
5 4 (8.70%) WCF
6 3 (6.52%) Web Services
7 2 (4.35%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) Middleware
7 2 (4.35%) Laravel
7 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.35%) Ember.js
7 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.17%) Java EE
8 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Solaris
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (21.74%) SDLC
2 8 (17.39%) MVC
3 6 (13.04%) Scrum
4 4 (8.70%) OO
4 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
4 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 4 (8.70%) V-Model
5 3 (6.52%) Data Transformation
5 3 (6.52%) Web Development
5 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 2 (4.35%) TDD
6 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
6 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.35%) Information Security
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.35%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.39%) C#
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) PHP
5 4 (8.70%) Java
6 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) Avaya
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