Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Junior
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.75% 2.13% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.17% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Salford median annual salary £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £20,200 £25,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £28,200 £31,750 £27,500
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +5.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 107 92 87
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.17% 97.87% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 93 83 82
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £19,000 £27,600 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,400 £54,305 £49,750
Manchester median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Salford

Junior
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Junior in Salford

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Salford region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (33.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle