Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Junior
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 45 40
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.78% 0.72% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 0.73% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Wakefield median annual salary £22,500 £22,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% -30.00% +80.56%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,575 £31,250
90th Percentile £30,000 £26,925 £33,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year -5.45% +12.24% -2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 245 274 201
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 98.56% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 218 265 175
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £49,125 £55,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Wakefield

Junior
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Junior in Wakefield

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Wakefield region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (8.33%) Anypoint
7 1 (8.33%) PMO
7 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
7 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Node.js
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (8.33%) Anypoint
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) JMS
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle