The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 47 44 63
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 17 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.12% 4.14% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 4.22% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 4
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £20,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,000 £30,650
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 Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 539 687 629
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.90% 98.00% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 490 551 552
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Cardiff

Junior
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Junior in Cardiff

Junior
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Cardiff over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Cardiff

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cardiff region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 20 (45.45%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 16 (36.36%) HTML
4 15 (34.09%) .NET
4 15 (34.09%) CSS
4 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.27%) SQL
7 11 (25.00%) Windows
8 10 (22.73%) Java
8 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
8 10 (22.73%) MVC
8 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
9 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 8 (18.18%) Degree
11 7 (15.91%) HTML5
11 7 (15.91%) CSS3
11 7 (15.91%) WCF
12 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
12 6 (13.64%) Workflow
12 6 (13.64%) Finance
12 6 (13.64%) Scrum
12 6 (13.64%) OO
12 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
12 6 (13.64%) XML
12 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
13 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
13 5 (11.36%) Oracle
13 5 (11.36%) TDD

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.55%) Documentum
3 2 (4.55%) FileNet
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP CRM
1 4 (9.09%) SAP MM
1 4 (9.09%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) RFID
1 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Big Data
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) Subversion
4 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Advertising
2 4 (9.09%) Billing
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Welsh Language
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) HTML
2 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 15 (34.09%) CSS
3 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
4 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (15.91%) CSS3
5 7 (15.91%) HTML5
5 7 (15.91%) WCF
6 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 6 (13.64%) XML
7 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
8 4 (9.09%) XSLT
9 3 (6.82%) Ehcache
9 3 (6.82%) Google Maps API
9 3 (6.82%) JMS
9 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (6.82%) Node.js
9 3 (6.82%) Spring MVC
9 3 (6.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.55%) mHealth
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) MVC
3 6 (13.64%) OO
3 6 (13.64%) Scrum
3 6 (13.64%) Workflow
4 5 (11.36%) TDD
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (9.09%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Logistics
6 3 (6.82%) Coaching
6 3 (6.82%) Informatics
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.55%) Document Management
7 2 (4.55%) Information Management
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) Mobile Development
7 2 (4.55%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) Java
5 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.09%) ABAP
8 3 (6.82%) C++
8 3 (6.82%) PHP
8 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.82%) Ruby
9 2 (4.55%) C
9 2 (4.55%) Perl
9 2 (4.55%) Python
10 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) HND
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Google
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
4 3 (6.82%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) Xamarin
5 2 (4.55%) EMC
5 2 (4.55%) OpenText
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) Atmel
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago