Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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

Junior
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 53 76
Rank change year-on-year -26 +23 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 35 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.55% 3.90% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 4.03% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 28
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £31,500 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £21,600 £22,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £36,250 £28,450 £30,400
North East median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 1,342 744 1,098
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.74% 96.75% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,104 659 971
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +2.78%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Tyne and Wear

Junior
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Junior in Tyne and Wear

Junior
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Tyne and Wear

Junior
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 33 £31,500 +26.00% 6
Sunderland -11 1 £20,000 +17.65%
Gateshead - 1 - -
Junior
North East

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 19 (54.29%) .NET
3 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 17 (48.57%) MVC
4 16 (45.71%) CSS
4 16 (45.71%) C#
4 16 (45.71%) HTML
5 15 (42.86%) CMS
6 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
6 13 (37.14%) jQuery
7 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (31.43%) Scrum
9 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (28.57%) Umbraco
9 10 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (28.57%) Sitecore
9 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (25.71%) HTML5
10 9 (25.71%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) SQL
11 7 (20.00%) Windows
11 7 (20.00%) DevOps
12 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
12 6 (17.14%) Marketing
12 6 (17.14%) Web Services
13 5 (14.29%) TDD
13 5 (14.29%) Advertising

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 15 (42.86%) CMS
2 10 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (28.57%) Umbraco
3 4 (11.43%) Kentico
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SSL
2 2 (5.71%) SMS
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) Broadband
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) PBX
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) Subversion
2 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 6 (17.14%) Marketing
2 5 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 16 (45.71%) CSS
3 16 (45.71%) HTML
4 13 (37.14%) jQuery
5 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (25.71%) HTML5
7 6 (17.14%) Web Services
8 5 (14.29%) Ajax
8 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 5 (14.29%) CSS3
8 5 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 5 (14.29%) React
8 5 (14.29%) WCF
9 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (11.43%) CherryPy
9 4 (11.43%) Node.js
10 1 (2.86%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Debian
3 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) MVC
3 11 (31.43%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) DevOps
5 5 (14.29%) Coaching
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.29%) SDLC
5 5 (14.29%) SOLID
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.29%) Web Development
6 4 (11.43%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.71%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 16 (45.71%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Sitecore
3 3 (8.57%) Capita
4 2 (5.71%) Symantec
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Mitel