The median annual salary for a Junior was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 18 6 17
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 4.23% 11.76% 9.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 14.29% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -8.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan. 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
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 70 14 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 98.59% 82.35% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 11 38
Median salary £35,000 £23,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.93% -27.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Wigan

Junior
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Junior in Wigan

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

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

1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Laravel
2 3 (50.00%) Zend
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) iPad
3 2 (33.33%) FuelPHP
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) Case Management
4 1 (16.67%) Autodesk Inventor
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (16.67%) Autodesk Inventor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Laravel
3 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) FuelPHP
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Case Management
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Zend