The median annual salary for a Junior was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 27 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 4.58% - 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.92% - 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Median salary £23,500 - £20,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 - £24,750
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 122 70 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 93.13% 97.22% 99.41%
Number of salaries quoted 109 57 141
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured Junior in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Bolton

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) JSON
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) OpenEdge
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) MVVM
5 3 (37.50%) OOD
5 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (37.50%) C

Junior Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Gerrit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) WinForms
4 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) MVVM
3 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (37.50%) OOD
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago