Period
to 17 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £26,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

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

Junior
England > North East
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 95 88
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 19 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.36% 1.72% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.77% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 22
North East median annual salary £26,750 £25,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% -12.28% +18.75%
10th Percentile £18,263 £19,550 £18,875
90th Percentile £33,600 £35,000 £46,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,306 1,469 1,367
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.62% 97.09% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,269 1,152
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,626 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.67% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in the North East

Junior
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Junior in the North East

Junior
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in the North East over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in the North East

Junior
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -7 13 £27,500 -0.90% 8
Durham +13 4 £21,000 -12.50% 3
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Kofax
6 3 (15.79%) Process Management
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Robotics
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (15.79%) ABBYY
7 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (10.53%) Docker
7 2 (10.53%) Power BI
7 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.53%) Change Control
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
1 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Broadband
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) PBX
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (15.79%) Robotics
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Process Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (5.26%) B2B Sales
5 1 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 1 (5.26%) SOLID
5 1 (5.26%) Task-Oriented
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ACCA
2 1 (5.26%) CIMA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) ABBYY
2 3 (15.79%) Kofax
3 1 (5.26%) Alteryx
3 1 (5.26%) Epicor
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) IFS
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin