Period
to 1 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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

Junior
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 61 67
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 20 4 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Warrington 4.25% 0.79% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 0.80% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 9
Median annual salary £25,500 £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +16.28% -14.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,600 £14,500
90th Percentile £37,800 £26,000 £25,500
Cheshire median annual salary £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -8.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 466 498 573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.94% 98.61% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 367 369 468
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £43,625 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% - +16.88%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Warrington

Junior
Salary Trend in Warrington

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Junior in Warrington.

Salary trend for Junior in Warrington

Junior
Salary Histogram in Warrington

Salary distribution for jobs citing Junior in Warrington over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Junior in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 Warrington region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (40.00%) Azure
4 8 (40.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) .NET Core
5 7 (35.00%) React
5 7 (35.00%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
6 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Testing
6 6 (30.00%) HTML5
6 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (30.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (30.00%) Microservices
7 4 (20.00%) Legal
7 4 (20.00%) Economics
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (15.00%) Robotics
8 3 (15.00%) QA
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (10.00%) Java

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Azure
2 1 (5.00%) AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Functions
2 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
1 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Core
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) React
4 6 (30.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) Kafka
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) Node.js
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (15.00%) Robotics
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.00%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Microservices
3 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (20.00%) Economics
5 3 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (5.00%) Nanotechnology
7 1 (5.00%) People Management
7 1 (5.00%) Project Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft