Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 126 134
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 125 145 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.43% 2.15% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 2.21% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 104 132 147
West Yorkshire median annual salary £28,000 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -5.66% +8.16%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £37,025 £33,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £26,750 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +7.00% -1.96% +2.00%

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 5,003 6,571 7,463
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.48% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,159 5,572 6,427
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 -16 70 £30,000 +9.09% 22
Wakefield +2 21 £25,000 +11.11% 4
Otley - 12 - -
Bradford +33 10 £28,000 -30.00% 1
Huddersfield -1 6 £23,500 - 4
Batley -4 1 - -
Wetherby -7 1 £23,000 +6.98%
Junior
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 45 (36.00%) Java
2 42 (33.60%) SQL
3 41 (32.80%) C#
4 36 (28.80%) .NET
5 35 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (20.00%) MVC
8 18 (14.40%) Python
8 18 (14.40%) PHP
8 18 (14.40%) ASP.NET
8 18 (14.40%) Microsoft
9 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (11.20%) Spring
10 14 (11.20%) Finance
11 13 (10.40%) C++
11 13 (10.40%) HTML
11 13 (10.40%) Xamarin
12 12 (9.60%) Spring Boot
12 12 (9.60%) TDD
13 10 (8.00%) Test Automation
13 10 (8.00%) React
13 10 (8.00%) Node.js
13 10 (8.00%) AngularJS
13 10 (8.00%) Mobile App
14 9 (7.20%) BDD
14 9 (7.20%) User Experience
14 9 (7.20%) Docker
14 9 (7.20%) Kubernetes
14 9 (7.20%) jQuery
14 9 (7.20%) Software Testing

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 (3.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) Apache
2 2 (1.60%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.60%) nginx
3 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.40%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.60%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.80%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.60%) GitHub
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) Firewall
1 5 (4.00%) WAN
2 4 (3.20%) LAN
2 4 (3.20%) VPN
3 1 (0.80%) 3G
3 1 (0.80%) 4G
3 1 (0.80%) Broadband
3 1 (0.80%) DHCP
3 1 (0.80%) DNS
3 1 (0.80%) DSL
3 1 (0.80%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.80%) SSH
3 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.80%) Telnet
3 1 (0.80%) VLAN
3 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.00%) MySQL
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.40%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.60%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.60%) GIS
6 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.60%) Redis
6 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.60%) Riak
7 1 (0.80%) MS Access
7 1 (0.80%) Power BI
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.40%) Subversion
3 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.60%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.80%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.80%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.80%) JIRA
General
1 14 (11.20%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Banking
3 4 (3.20%) Marketing
3 4 (3.20%) Retail
4 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.80%) .NET
2 18 (14.40%) ASP.NET
3 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (11.20%) Spring
5 13 (10.40%) HTML
6 12 (9.60%) Spring Boot
7 10 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (8.00%) Node.js
7 10 (8.00%) React
8 9 (7.20%) jQuery
9 8 (6.40%) Dropwizard
10 7 (5.60%) CSS
11 6 (4.80%) XML
12 5 (4.00%) Hibernate
13 4 (3.20%) REST
14 3 (2.40%) SOAP
14 3 (2.40%) Web Services
14 3 (2.40%) WinForms
15 2 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
15 2 (1.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.20%) User Experience
3 4 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.60%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.60%) Social Media
6 1 (0.80%) EPoS
6 1 (0.80%) Fintech
6 1 (0.80%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
1 7 (5.60%) Windows
2 4 (3.20%) Linux
2 4 (3.20%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.60%) Android
3 2 (1.60%) CentOS
3 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.00%) MVC
3 12 (9.60%) TDD
4 10 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (7.20%) BDD
5 9 (7.20%) Software Testing
6 8 (6.40%) OO
7 7 (5.60%) iOS Development
7 7 (5.60%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (5.60%) Project Management
8 6 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.80%) Mathematics
8 6 (4.80%) Prototyping
8 6 (4.80%) System Testing
8 6 (4.80%) User Stories
8 6 (4.80%) Workflow
9 5 (4.00%) CRM
9 5 (4.00%) ERP
9 5 (4.00%) Manual Testing
9 5 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.00%) Java
2 42 (33.60%) SQL
3 41 (32.80%) C#
4 35 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (14.40%) PHP
5 18 (14.40%) Python
6 13 (10.40%) C++
7 8 (6.40%) Go
7 8 (6.40%) Kotlin
7 8 (6.40%) Scala
8 7 (5.60%) Apple Swift
8 7 (5.60%) Objective-C
8 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.80%) C
10 5 (4.00%) VB
11 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.60%) VBA
12 1 (0.80%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) Degree
2 5 (4.00%) ISEB
3 2 (1.60%) CCNA
3 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) GDPR
3 1 (0.80%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (7.20%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.20%) Ansible
3 2 (1.60%) Xymon
3 2 (1.60%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.80%) Iperf
Vendors
1 18 (14.40%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.40%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.00%) Cisco
4 4 (3.20%) Citrix
4 4 (3.20%) SAP
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle
5 3 (2.40%) Unisys
6 2 (1.60%) Adobe
6 2 (1.60%) Google
6 2 (1.60%) Juniper
6 2 (1.60%) LexisNexis
6 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.60%) Twitter
7 1 (0.80%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.80%) Huawei
7 1 (0.80%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.80%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.80%) Sage
7 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.80%) TIBCO