The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 March 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 / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 103 82
Rank change year-on-year -8 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 97 80 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.48% 2.35% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 2.41% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77 76 105
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £20,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3797 3322 3666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.99% 97.51% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 2764 3007
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Manchester

Junior
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Junior in Manchester

Junior
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Manchester

Junior
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Sale - 6 £27,500 - 1
Bolton - 5 £23,500 - 2
Salford - 4 £30,000 -
Wigan -14 3 £24,000 +29.72%
Oldham -33 2 £22,000 -16.98% 1
Altrincham - 2 £27,500 - 5
Bury - 1 £30,000 -
Stockport - 1 - - 1
Junior
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 85 (42.08%) C#
2 84 (41.58%) .NET
3 81 (40.10%) SQL Server
4 78 (38.61%) MVC
5 73 (36.14%) HTML
6 61 (30.20%) CSS
7 60 (29.70%) ASP.NET
7 60 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (29.21%) JavaScript
9 52 (25.74%) Games
10 51 (25.25%) Web Development
10 51 (25.25%) jQuery
11 49 (24.26%) Degree
12 47 (23.27%) SQL
12 47 (23.27%) AngularJS
12 47 (23.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 42 (20.79%) Computer Science
14 39 (19.31%) WPF
15 38 (18.81%) Amazon AWS
16 37 (18.32%) PHP
17 36 (17.82%) Ruby
18 35 (17.33%) Microsoft
18 35 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
19 33 (16.34%) MySQL
20 31 (15.35%) MongoDB
20 31 (15.35%) WCF
20 31 (15.35%) TDD
21 30 (14.85%) Kanban
21 30 (14.85%) Google
21 30 (14.85%) Elasticsearch

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 30 (14.85%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (5.45%) WordPress
3 6 (2.97%) CMS
4 5 (2.48%) Drupal
5 4 (1.98%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.98%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.98%) OpenEdge
6 3 (1.49%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.49%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.99%) Apache
7 2 (0.99%) IIS
7 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.46%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.48%) InDesign
4 4 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.49%) MS Office
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.50%) Autodesk Inventor
6 1 (0.50%) Maya
6 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Magento
1 3 (1.49%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.50%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.50%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.81%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.98%) GitHub
4 3 (1.49%) AdWords
4 3 (1.49%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.49%) iTunes
5 1 (0.50%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.48%) HTTP
2 3 (1.49%) Broadband
2 3 (1.49%) VoIP
3 2 (0.99%) DNS
3 2 (0.99%) Internet
3 2 (0.99%) ISDN
3 2 (0.99%) LAN
3 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.99%) VPN
3 2 (0.99%) WAN
4 1 (0.50%) Extranet
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) Intranet
4 1 (0.50%) MPLS
4 1 (0.50%) Skype
4 1 (0.50%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (40.10%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.34%) MySQL
3 31 (15.35%) MongoDB
4 26 (12.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 19 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (8.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (4.95%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.98%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.98%) Big Data
12 4 (1.98%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.98%) Power BI
12 4 (1.98%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.99%) Riak
14 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (13.37%) Git (software)
2 26 (12.87%) TeamCity
3 16 (7.92%) JIRA
4 8 (3.96%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.49%) CocoaPods
6 3 (1.49%) gulp
7 2 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.99%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.99%) Maven
8 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.50%) JUnit
8 1 (0.50%) NuGet
8 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.50%) Xcode
General
1 52 (25.74%) Games
2 14 (6.93%) Marketing
3 13 (6.44%) Legal
4 12 (5.94%) Retail
5 11 (5.45%) Finance
6 8 (3.96%) Local Government
7 5 (2.48%) Advertising
8 3 (1.49%) Billing
8 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (41.58%) .NET
2 73 (36.14%) HTML
3 61 (30.20%) CSS
4 60 (29.70%) ASP.NET
5 51 (25.25%) jQuery
6 47 (23.27%) AngularJS
6 47 (23.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 39 (19.31%) WPF
8 31 (15.35%) WCF
9 29 (14.36%) .NET Framework
9 29 (14.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (14.36%) Entity Framework
10 26 (12.87%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (12.87%) KnockoutJS
10 26 (12.87%) MSMQ
10 26 (12.87%) RESTful
11 21 (10.40%) HTML5
12 13 (6.44%) CSS3
13 12 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (5.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.79%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.41%) iPad
3 17 (8.42%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.46%) Animation
4 9 (4.46%) User Experience
5 5 (2.48%) Replication
6 4 (1.98%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.98%) PKI
7 3 (1.49%) Apple TV
7 3 (1.49%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.99%) Blog
8 2 (0.99%) FMCG
8 2 (0.99%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.50%) CCTV
9 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Social Media
9 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.93%) Windows
2 10 (4.95%) Apple iOS
2 10 (4.95%) Linux
3 9 (4.46%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.99%) Android
4 2 (0.99%) Unix
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (38.61%) MVC
2 60 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (25.25%) Web Development
4 31 (15.35%) TDD
5 30 (14.85%) Kanban
6 27 (13.37%) Web Application Development
7 26 (12.87%) BDD
7 26 (12.87%) Dependency Injection
7 26 (12.87%) Multithreading
7 26 (12.87%) Software Engineering
8 21 (10.40%) OO
9 14 (6.93%) SDLC
10 13 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (6.44%) Mobile Development
11 12 (5.94%) Mathematics
12 11 (5.45%) OOP
13 10 (4.95%) Game Development
13 10 (4.95%) Scrum
14 9 (4.46%) Analytics
14 9 (4.46%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (42.08%) C#
2 59 (29.21%) JavaScript
3 47 (23.27%) SQL
4 37 (18.32%) PHP
5 36 (17.82%) Ruby
6 26 (12.87%) F#
7 22 (10.89%) Java
8 17 (8.42%) C++
8 17 (8.42%) VB.NET
9 15 (7.43%) Python
10 13 (6.44%) C
11 11 (5.45%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.97%) Apple Swift
13 5 (2.48%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.48%) Perl
14 1 (0.50%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (24.26%) Degree
2 5 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.98%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.98%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.99%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (12.87%) Kibana
2 1 (0.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.50%) Nessus
2 1 (0.50%) Nmap
2 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.85%) Google
3 15 (7.43%) Oracle
4 9 (4.46%) Apple
5 6 (2.97%) VMware
6 5 (2.48%) Adobe
7 3 (1.49%) Zend
8 2 (0.99%) Facebook
9 1 (0.50%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.50%) Capita
9 1 (0.50%) Sage
9 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.50%) SAP
9 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.50%) Wonderware
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Hours
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Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bens
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Search Consultancy
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