The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 68 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 59 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.79% 1.40% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 1.50% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 22
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,050 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1994 2003 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1693 1786 1387
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Junior
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Junior Salary Trend in Birmingham

Junior
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 40 (46.51%) HTML
2 38 (44.19%) jQuery
3 37 (43.02%) CSS
4 33 (38.37%) JavaScript
5 31 (36.05%) .NET
6 29 (33.72%) C#
7 25 (29.07%) CMS
8 24 (27.91%) Photoshop
9 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
9 23 (26.74%) CSS3
10 22 (25.58%) HTML5
11 20 (23.26%) Adobe
12 19 (22.09%) Web Design
12 19 (22.09%) Responsive Web Design
12 19 (22.09%) Sass
12 19 (22.09%) LESS
12 19 (22.09%) Umbraco
12 19 (22.09%) Degree
13 18 (20.93%) Dynamics CRM
13 18 (20.93%) CRM
14 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
15 15 (17.44%) SharePoint
16 13 (15.12%) Java
17 12 (13.95%) PHP
17 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
18 11 (12.79%) Web Services
18 11 (12.79%) SQL
19 10 (11.63%) Web Development
20 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
20 9 (10.47%) MySQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (29.07%) CMS
2 19 (22.09%) Umbraco
3 15 (17.44%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.14%) WordPress
4 7 (8.14%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.81%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.33%) IIS
6 2 (2.33%) Apache
7 1 (1.16%) FileNet
7 1 (1.16%) nginx
7 1 (1.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 24 (27.91%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (20.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.98%) Magento
3 5 (5.81%) WebTrends
4 2 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.16%) ElastiCache
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) MySQL
3 3 (3.49%) Big Data
4 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.16%) Informix
5 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Eclipse
1 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.16%) PVCS
3 1 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.16%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.16%) Hudson
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (4.65%) Advertising
1 4 (4.65%) Games
1 4 (4.65%) Retail
2 1 (1.16%) Billing
2 1 (1.16%) Marketing
2 1 (1.16%) Banking
2 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.16%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Law
2 1 (1.16%) Legal
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (46.51%) HTML
2 38 (44.19%) jQuery
3 37 (43.02%) CSS
4 31 (36.05%) .NET
5 23 (26.74%) CSS3
6 22 (25.58%) HTML5
7 19 (22.09%) Sass
7 19 (22.09%) LESS
8 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
9 11 (12.79%) Web Services
10 7 (8.14%) Spring
10 7 (8.14%) Hibernate
11 6 (6.98%) Ajax
12 4 (4.65%) EDI
12 4 (4.65%) SAP XI
13 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
14 2 (2.33%) Silverlight
14 2 (2.33%) Zend Framework
14 2 (2.33%) XML
14 2 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.81%) Open Source
3 3 (3.49%) Social Media
3 3 (3.49%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Linux
2 4 (4.65%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) Android
3 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) Web Design
1 19 (22.09%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (20.93%) CRM
3 10 (11.63%) Web Development
4 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
5 6 (6.98%) SEO
6 5 (5.81%) MVC
6 5 (5.81%) ITIL
6 5 (5.81%) User Experience Design
7 4 (4.65%) Logistics
7 4 (4.65%) OO
7 4 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.49%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.49%) Android Development
8 3 (3.49%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.33%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.33%) Content Management
9 2 (2.33%) Time Management
9 2 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (38.37%) JavaScript
2 29 (33.72%) C#
3 13 (15.12%) Java
4 12 (13.95%) PHP
5 11 (12.79%) SQL
6 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.65%) C++
6 4 (4.65%) ABAP
7 3 (3.49%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.49%) PHP5
7 3 (3.49%) VB
8 1 (1.16%) C
8 1 (1.16%) VB6
8 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) CEH
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.16%) QA
1 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Adobe
2 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) SAP
4 3 (3.49%) Apple
4 3 (3.49%) Google
5 2 (2.33%) Zend
5 2 (2.33%) Remedy
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.16%) IBM
6 1 (1.16%) Sage
6 1 (1.16%) Citrix
6 1 (1.16%) Sony
6 1 (1.16%) Kofax
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £2000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum plus performance bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago