Period
to 24 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £29,675 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

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

Junior
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 127 102
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 97 141 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.10% 2.02% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.07% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 84 127 190
West Yorkshire median annual salary £29,675 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £38,326 £38,750 £33,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,489 6,821 7,062
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.19% 97.86% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,825 5,846 6,205
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in West Yorkshire

Junior
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in West Yorkshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Junior in West Yorkshire

Junior
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 March 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
Leeds -1 62 £30,000 - 24
Wakefield +13 19 £25,000 -12.28% 2
Bradford +25 6 £24,750 -20.16% 2
Huddersfield +1 3 £22,500 -25.00% 4
Otley - 2 - -
Wetherby -6 1 £30,000 +39.53% 3
Junior
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 43 (44.33%) Java
2 35 (36.08%) .NET
3 34 (35.05%) SQL
4 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
4 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (28.87%) C#
6 24 (24.74%) Node.js
7 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET
7 19 (19.59%) Docker
7 19 (19.59%) Kubernetes
7 19 (19.59%) React
8 18 (18.56%) TDD
8 18 (18.56%) MVC
9 17 (17.53%) C++
10 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (16.49%) Python
11 15 (15.46%) PHP
11 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
11 15 (15.46%) Finance
11 15 (15.46%) AngularJS
11 15 (15.46%) Xamarin
12 13 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (13.40%) BDD
13 12 (12.37%) Go
13 12 (12.37%) Scala
13 12 (12.37%) Spring
13 12 (12.37%) Dropwizard
13 12 (12.37%) Kotlin
13 12 (12.37%) Spring Boot
14 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) Apache
2 2 (2.06%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.06%) nginx
3 1 (1.03%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) GitHub
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.09%) Office 365
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Firewall
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
1 1 (1.03%) LAN
1 1 (1.03%) VPN
1 1 (1.03%) WAN
1 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.15%) MySQL
4 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.06%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.06%) GIS
5 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.06%) Redis
5 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.06%) Riak
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.03%) MS Access
6 1 (1.03%) Power BI
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.25%) JIRA
2 8 (8.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.06%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.06%) Subversion
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Banking
2 3 (3.09%) Retail
3 2 (2.06%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Automotive
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (36.08%) .NET
2 24 (24.74%) Node.js
3 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET
3 19 (19.59%) React
4 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (15.46%) AngularJS
6 12 (12.37%) Dropwizard
6 12 (12.37%) Spring
6 12 (12.37%) Spring Boot
7 11 (11.34%) REST
8 9 (9.28%) Web Services
9 8 (8.25%) HTML
9 8 (8.25%) RESTful
10 7 (7.22%) CSS
11 6 (6.19%) jQuery
12 5 (5.15%) SOAP
13 4 (4.12%) HTML5
14 3 (3.09%) Kendo UI
14 3 (3.09%) Sass
14 3 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.19%) User Experience
4 2 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.03%) NHS
5 1 (1.03%) Social Media
5 1 (1.03%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.15%) Windows
3 4 (4.12%) Android
4 3 (3.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.56%) MVC
2 18 (18.56%) TDD
3 13 (13.40%) BDD
3 13 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
4 7 (7.22%) Project Management
4 7 (7.22%) SDLC
5 6 (6.19%) iOS Development
5 6 (6.19%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (6.19%) Prototyping
6 5 (5.15%) Scrum
6 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.15%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.12%) Manual Testing
7 4 (4.12%) Process Improvement
7 4 (4.12%) Workflow
8 3 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 43 (44.33%) Java
2 34 (35.05%) SQL
3 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
4 28 (28.87%) C#
5 17 (17.53%) C++
6 16 (16.49%) Python
7 15 (15.46%) PHP
8 12 (12.37%) Go
8 12 (12.37%) Kotlin
8 12 (12.37%) Scala
9 10 (10.31%) TypeScript
10 6 (6.19%) Apple Swift
10 6 (6.19%) Objective-C
11 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.09%) C
13 2 (2.06%) VB
13 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) ISEB
2 3 (3.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.03%) PMP
4 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) GDPR
2 3 (3.09%) SLA
3 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 19 (19.59%) Docker
2 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (19.59%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (15.46%) Xamarin
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) Unisys
4 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.09%) Software AG
4 3 (3.09%) webMethods
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle
6 1 (1.03%) Adobe
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco
6 1 (1.03%) Citrix