The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 21 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.63% 2.17% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 2.27% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £19,000 £23,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.14% +27.02%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan 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
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 44 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 95.65% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 112
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Junior
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Wigan region.

Junior Salary Trend in Wigan

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
2 9 (56.25%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (56.25%) Subversion
2 9 (56.25%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) Google
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
2 9 (56.25%) Google Maps API
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 5 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Spring MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) MS Office
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
1 9 (56.25%) ActiveMQ
1 9 (56.25%) Spring
1 9 (56.25%) jQuery
1 9 (56.25%) Google Maps API
2 5 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (31.25%) Spring MVC
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
1 5 (31.25%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) MVVM
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + training
Posted: 6 days ago