The median annual salary for a Junior was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Junior
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 67 88
Rank change year-on-year -5 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 18 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.81% 2.57% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 2.63% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 18
Median salary £24,500 £24,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £29,430 £27,500 £27,150
UK excluding London median salary £25,935 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -2.13% +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 Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 969 1255 1396
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.48% 97.82% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1076 1151
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales that featured Junior in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Wales

Junior
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Junior in Wales

Junior
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Wales over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Wales

Junior
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales +3 11 £22,000 -8.33% 1
West Wales -8 6 £26,250 +11.70% 2
Junior
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 20 (39.22%) C#
3 20 (39.22%) .NET
4 17 (33.33%) CSS
5 16 (31.37%) HTML
5 16 (31.37%) Java
6 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
7 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 12 (23.53%) Degree
8 11 (21.57%) Scrum
8 11 (21.57%) SQL
9 10 (19.61%) MVC
9 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
10 9 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 9 (17.65%) TDD
11 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
12 7 (13.73%) WCF
12 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
12 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
13 6 (11.76%) PHP
13 6 (11.76%) OO
13 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
13 6 (11.76%) Marketing
13 6 (11.76%) HTML5
13 6 (11.76%) BDD
13 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (9.80%) jQuery

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.96%) Documentum
2 1 (1.96%) FileNet
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP MM
1 2 (3.92%) SAP PP
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) Broadband
3 1 (1.96%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) GIS
5 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.88%) Moq
3 3 (5.88%) MSTest
3 3 (5.88%) NUnit
3 3 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (11.76%) Marketing
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) .NET
2 17 (33.33%) CSS
3 16 (31.37%) HTML
4 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
6 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (13.73%) WCF
7 6 (11.76%) HTML5
8 5 (9.80%) CSS3
8 5 (9.80%) jQuery
9 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (5.88%) Ajax
10 3 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.88%) J2EE
10 3 (5.88%) JMS
10 3 (5.88%) Sass
10 3 (5.88%) WinForms
10 3 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 9 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) CUDA
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Android
2 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.57%) Scrum
3 10 (19.61%) MVC
4 9 (17.65%) TDD
5 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.76%) BDD
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.76%) OO
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.84%) Android Development
8 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.84%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (7.84%) OOP
8 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.84%) Web Development
9 3 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (5.88%) MVVM
9 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 20 (39.22%) C#
3 16 (31.37%) Java
4 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
6 6 (11.76%) PHP
7 4 (7.84%) Python
8 3 (5.88%) C++
8 3 (5.88%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) C
9 2 (3.92%) Perl
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.92%) VB
10 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.92%) HND
3 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Xamarin
3 3 (5.88%) Google
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Atmel
5 1 (1.96%) EMC
5 1 (1.96%) IBM
5 1 (1.96%) OpenText
5 1 (1.96%) Zend
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