Period
to 16 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

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

Junior
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 22 54
Rank change year-on-year +2 +32 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 8 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 7.41% 8.24% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.55% 8.30% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 10
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £25,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -6.54% +10.31%
10th Percentile £23,200 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £30,494 £39,787
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales. 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
West Wales
Permanent vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 106 277 347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.15% 99.28% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 94 257 322
West Wales median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £23,575 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,250 £54,844 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in West Wales

Junior
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Junior in West Wales

Junior
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in West Wales over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Junior in West Wales

Junior
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. 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
Swansea +7 8 £37,500 +50.00% 3
Junior
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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 West Wales region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Fedora
3 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
3 5 (62.50%) CentOS
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
3 5 (62.50%) IaaS
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (62.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (62.50%) Ansible
3 5 (62.50%) Serverless
3 5 (62.50%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (62.50%) Storage Management

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (62.50%) Azure ExpressRoute
1 5 (62.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (62.50%) IaaS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (62.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) CentOS
1 5 (62.50%) Fedora
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) Storage Management
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SFIA
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible
1 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
1 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
1 5 (62.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft