Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 36 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.62% 3.77% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 4.01% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Bolton median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +8.70% -11.54%
10th Percentile £28,950 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £30,000 £25,500
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +4.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bolton
Permanent vacancies in Bolton with a recognized job title 187 274 206
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.91% 93.84% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 165 225 194
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £49,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Bolton

Junior
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Junior in Bolton

Junior
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Bolton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Bolton

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft