Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Junior
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 26 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 4.20% 4.46% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 4.67% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Wigan median annual salary £23,000 £24,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +11.39%
10th Percentile £19,900 £19,450 £19,900
90th Percentile £28,100 £28,100 £23,700
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan. 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
Wigan
Permanent vacancies in Wigan with a recognized job title 118 107 124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.16% 95.54% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 99 115
Wigan median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - -
10th Percentile £20,800 £21,550 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

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 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Case Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) CMDB
4 1 (20.00%) Visualfiles

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Case Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification