The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 79 101
Rank change year-on-year -22 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 125 108 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.97% 3.08% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.14% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 109 104 64
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £22,220 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +6.00%  

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 4120 3439 3202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.14% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 2957 2668
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Bolton +2 8 £23,500 -14.54% 2
Stockport -15 8 £24,000 +6.66% 3
Bury - 6 £27,500 - 2
Oldham +4 3 £25,000 -18.03% 1
Salford - 3 £21,500 -
Altrincham -4 2 - -
Sale - 2 £23,750 -
Wigan -20 1 £22,500 -6.25%
Heywood - 1 £30,000 -
Junior
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 104 (46.64%) C#
2 86 (38.57%) .NET
3 83 (37.22%) SQL Server
4 78 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (33.18%) HTML
6 67 (30.04%) JavaScript
6 67 (30.04%) CSS
7 65 (29.15%) SQL
8 61 (27.35%) Degree
9 60 (26.91%) ASP.NET
10 57 (25.56%) AngularJS
11 55 (24.66%) MVC
12 53 (23.77%) Amazon AWS
13 48 (21.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 47 (21.08%) Computer Science
15 45 (20.18%) Java
16 44 (19.73%) Microsoft
16 44 (19.73%) Web Development
17 43 (19.28%) jQuery
17 43 (19.28%) Games
18 41 (18.39%) Ruby
19 37 (16.59%) Microsoft Azure
20 36 (16.14%) .NET Framework
20 36 (16.14%) TDD
21 35 (15.70%) OO
22 34 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
22 34 (15.25%) Entity Framework
23 33 (14.80%) Kanban
23 33 (14.80%) WPF
24 32 (14.35%) MongoDB

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 31 (13.90%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (7.62%) Apache Spark
3 14 (6.28%) Apache
4 10 (4.48%) WordPress
5 8 (3.59%) OpenEdge
6 5 (2.24%) CMS
6 5 (2.24%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.79%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.79%) Drupal
8 3 (1.35%) IIS
9 1 (0.45%) Confluence
9 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (4.93%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.79%) InDesign
5 3 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.45%) Autodesk Inventor
6 1 (0.45%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (0.45%) GIMP
6 1 (0.45%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 53 (23.77%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (16.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.83%) Amazon EMR
4 9 (4.04%) GitHub
5 2 (0.90%) Office 365
6 1 (0.45%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.93%) HTTP
2 5 (2.24%) DNS
2 5 (2.24%) ISDN
2 5 (2.24%) LAN
2 5 (2.24%) VoIP
2 5 (2.24%) WAN
3 4 (1.79%) Broadband
4 3 (1.35%) Internet
5 1 (0.45%) IMAP
5 1 (0.45%) SMTP
5 1 (0.45%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (37.22%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.35%) MongoDB
3 28 (12.56%) MySQL
4 27 (12.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 19 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (7.62%) Big Data
6 17 (7.62%) Hadoop
7 15 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (5.83%) Amazon Redshift
10 12 (5.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (3.59%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.24%) NoSQL
14 4 (1.79%) Apache Hive
14 4 (1.79%) Power BI
14 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
16 1 (0.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (12.11%) TeamCity
2 19 (8.52%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.93%) JIRA
4 8 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (3.59%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.24%) Subversion
6 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.90%) git-flow
7 2 (0.90%) gulp
7 2 (0.90%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.45%) JUnit
8 1 (0.45%) Visual Website Optimizer
8 1 (0.45%) webpack
8 1 (0.45%) Xcode
General
1 43 (19.28%) Games
2 21 (9.42%) Finance
3 13 (5.83%) Retail
4 12 (5.38%) Legal
5 10 (4.48%) Marketing
6 7 (3.14%) Advertising
7 5 (2.24%) Billing
8 4 (1.79%) Local Government
9 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.90%) Publishing
11 1 (0.45%) Automotive
11 1 (0.45%) Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (38.57%) .NET
2 74 (33.18%) HTML
3 67 (30.04%) CSS
4 60 (26.91%) ASP.NET
5 57 (25.56%) AngularJS
6 48 (21.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 43 (19.28%) jQuery
8 36 (16.14%) .NET Framework
9 34 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (15.25%) Entity Framework
10 33 (14.80%) WPF
11 29 (13.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 29 (13.00%) HTML5
11 29 (13.00%) RESTful
11 29 (13.00%) WCF
12 27 (12.11%) KnockoutJS
12 27 (12.11%) MSMQ
13 26 (11.66%) Web Services
14 19 (8.52%) Node.js
15 17 (7.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.08%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.62%) iPad
3 13 (5.83%) Data Structures
4 12 (5.38%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.48%) User Experience
6 8 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.69%) Animation
8 4 (1.79%) PKI
8 4 (1.79%) Replication
9 3 (1.35%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.90%) Digital Signage
10 2 (0.90%) FMCG
10 2 (0.90%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.45%) CMDB
11 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.45%) Fintech
11 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.17%) Windows
2 10 (4.48%) Linux
3 7 (3.14%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.69%) Android
4 6 (2.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.45%) Unix
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (24.66%) MVC
3 44 (19.73%) Web Development
4 36 (16.14%) TDD
5 35 (15.70%) OO
6 33 (14.80%) Kanban
7 29 (13.00%) Software Engineering
8 28 (12.56%) Web Application Development
9 27 (12.11%) BDD
9 27 (12.11%) Dependency Injection
9 27 (12.11%) Multithreading
10 23 (10.31%) Open Source
11 22 (9.87%) SDLC
12 20 (8.97%) Analytics
13 15 (6.73%) OOP
13 15 (6.73%) Test Automation
14 14 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (5.83%) Data Acquisition
15 13 (5.83%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 104 (46.64%) C#
2 67 (30.04%) JavaScript
3 65 (29.15%) SQL
4 45 (20.18%) Java
5 41 (18.39%) Ruby
6 31 (13.90%) PHP
6 31 (13.90%) Python
7 27 (12.11%) F#
8 14 (6.28%) T-SQL
9 13 (5.83%) Clojure
9 13 (5.83%) Haskell
9 13 (5.83%) Scala
10 12 (5.38%) C++
11 10 (4.48%) C
12 6 (2.69%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.24%) Perl
14 3 (1.35%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.35%) VB
15 2 (0.90%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (27.35%) Degree
2 7 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.79%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) HND
5 1 (0.45%) ISEB
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.45%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.45%) MCPD
5 1 (0.45%) MCTS
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.14%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) GCP
2 1 (0.45%) PMO
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (12.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 44 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.56%) Google
3 15 (6.73%) Oracle
4 9 (4.04%) VMware
5 4 (1.79%) Adobe
6 3 (1.35%) Apple
7 2 (0.90%) SAP
7 2 (0.90%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.90%) Zend
8 1 (0.45%) Maxymiser
8 1 (0.45%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.45%) Qubit
8 1 (0.45%) Sage
8 1 (0.45%) Veeam
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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