The median annual salary for a Junior was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 9 15
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 1.04% 10.00% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 10.53% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +6.00%  

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 95 38 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 98.96% 95.00% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 92 36 41
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -14.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (25.00%) Autodesk Inventor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Laravel
1 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CAD
1 1 (25.00%) Case Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend