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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 15 11 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 5 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 7.81% 17.28% 6.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.81% 17.28% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 5
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
64 81 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 100.00% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 75 73
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015, 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 14 (56.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (48.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) MS Office
5 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Time Management
6 6 (24.00%) CSS
6 6 (24.00%) XML
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.00%) E-business
7 5 (20.00%) XSLT
7 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 5 (20.00%) Line Management
7 5 (20.00%) QA
8 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (12.00%) VB.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Zen Cart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
1 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) XSLT
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) Ajax
5 1 (4.00%) WPF
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) Flash
5 1 (4.00%) XHTML
5 1 (4.00%) WinForms
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (28.00%) Time Management
2 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) E-business
3 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Line Management
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
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