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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 16 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 10 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 11.76% 17.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
85 34 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 32 68
Average salary £32,500 £26,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 4 March 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 16 (53.33%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) .NET
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 13 (43.33%) Degree
5 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) XML
6 7 (23.33%) Time Management
7 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) MS Office
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Ajax
8 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 4 (13.33%) QA
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
8 4 (13.33%) E-business
8 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (13.33%) XSLT
8 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 4 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Zen Cart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 8 (26.67%) XML
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) Ajax
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (13.33%) XSLT
5 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 4 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (10.00%) WPF
7 2 (6.67%) WinForms
7 2 (6.67%) Flash
7 2 (6.67%) XHTML
7 2 (6.67%) CSS3
8 1 (3.33%) REST
8 1 (3.33%) LINQ
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) W3C
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 7 (23.33%) Time Management
3 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) E-business
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Line Management
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) SEO
7 1 (3.33%) MVVM
7 1 (3.33%) System Testing
7 1 (3.33%) SOA
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) PMP
2 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
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