The median annual salary for a Junior was £26,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Junior
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 55 90
Rank change year-on-year -7 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 43 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.48% 3.74% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 3.92% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34 44 30
Median salary £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £19,650 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £27,500 £26,150
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 Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1195 1172 1681
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 96.68% 95.21% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1000 1283
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Cheshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Cheshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Cheshire

Junior
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +2 9 £25,000 -
Knutsford -6 9 £27,500 - 1
Runcorn +2 8 £23,250 +14.81%
Chester -3 5 £34,000 +23.63% 1
Crewe -5 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Wilmslow - 3 £25,000 -
Macclesfield -8 1 £25,000 - 1
Sandbach - 1 - -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £55,000 -
Junior
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Cheshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 41 (51.90%) C#
2 39 (49.37%) .NET
3 32 (40.51%) JavaScript
4 31 (39.24%) ASP.NET
5 27 (34.18%) HTML
6 26 (32.91%) MVC
7 23 (29.11%) SQL
7 23 (29.11%) SQL Server
8 20 (25.32%) CSS
9 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (21.52%) Java
10 17 (21.52%) jQuery
11 14 (17.72%) Degree
12 13 (16.46%) Finance
12 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
12 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
13 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
13 11 (13.92%) VB.NET
13 11 (13.92%) Web Development
14 10 (12.66%) Internet
15 9 (11.39%) MySQL
15 9 (11.39%) VB
15 9 (11.39%) Web Services
15 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
16 8 (10.13%) Scrum
16 8 (10.13%) Front End Development
17 7 (8.86%) Moq
17 7 (8.86%) Project Management
17 7 (8.86%) PHP

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (3.80%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.53%) WordPress
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.80%) iPaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) MySQL
3 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.27%) Big Data
4 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.27%) HBase
4 1 (1.27%) Impala
4 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Moq
1 7 (8.86%) NUnit
2 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.06%) MSTest
3 4 (5.06%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.53%) Selenium
6 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) French Language
3 3 (3.80%) Law
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Publishing
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (49.37%) .NET
2 31 (39.24%) ASP.NET
3 27 (34.18%) HTML
4 20 (25.32%) CSS
5 17 (21.52%) jQuery
6 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
6 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
7 9 (11.39%) Web Services
8 5 (6.33%) WinForms
8 5 (6.33%) WPF
8 5 (6.33%) XML
9 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (5.06%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (5.06%) Ninject
9 4 (5.06%) Spring.NET
9 4 (5.06%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (5.06%) WCF
10 3 (3.80%) Entity Framework
10 3 (3.80%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.06%) iPad
3 3 (3.80%) Fintech
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.27%) Handset
4 1 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Unix
3 3 (3.80%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) MVC
2 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.92%) Web Development
4 8 (10.13%) Front End Development
4 8 (10.13%) Scrum
5 7 (8.86%) Project Management
6 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.59%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (7.59%) SDLC
6 6 (7.59%) TDD
7 5 (6.33%) Kanban
7 5 (6.33%) MVVM
8 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.06%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Web Application Development
8 4 (5.06%) Web Design
9 3 (3.80%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) C#
2 32 (40.51%) JavaScript
3 23 (29.11%) SQL
4 17 (21.52%) Java
5 11 (13.92%) VB.NET
6 9 (11.39%) VB
7 7 (8.86%) PHP
8 5 (6.33%) C++
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) HND
3 1 (1.27%) CCNA
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco
3 1 (1.27%) HP
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum + 36 days holiday, Flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago