The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 90 101 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 57 31 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.38% 1.56% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 1.62% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 49 30 59
Median salary £22,985 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.06% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,600 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
2305 1913 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.28% 96.23% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1617 1776
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 26 August 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 51 (55.43%) HTML
1 51 (55.43%) JavaScript
2 49 (53.26%) CSS
3 37 (40.22%) Degree
4 34 (36.96%) jQuery
5 33 (35.87%) C#
6 29 (31.52%) .NET
7 22 (23.91%) SQL
7 22 (23.91%) Computer Science
8 21 (22.83%) MySQL
8 21 (22.83%) PHP
9 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
10 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (15.22%) MVC
11 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
11 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
12 13 (14.13%) HTML5
12 13 (14.13%) Java
13 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (11.96%) Web Development
13 11 (11.96%) AngularJS
14 10 (10.87%) Open Source
14 10 (10.87%) Windows
14 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
14 10 (10.87%) CMS
15 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
16 8 (8.70%) Web Services
16 8 (8.70%) XML
16 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
16 8 (8.70%) Advertising

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (10.87%) CMS
2 6 (6.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (6.52%) Umbraco
3 4 (4.35%) WordPress
4 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.09%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) Blender
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.17%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) GitHub
2 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) LAN
1 1 (1.09%) PBX
1 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.09%) VoIP
1 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) MySQL
2 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) QlikView
4 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.52%) Subversion
4 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.17%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.17%) JIRA
6 2 (2.17%) Maven
6 2 (2.17%) NUnit
6 2 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (8.70%) Advertising
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
1 8 (8.70%) Games
2 6 (6.52%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Publishing
5 1 (1.09%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (55.43%) HTML
2 49 (53.26%) CSS
3 34 (36.96%) jQuery
4 29 (31.52%) .NET
5 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
6 13 (14.13%) HTML5
7 11 (11.96%) AngularJS
8 8 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (8.70%) Web Services
8 8 (8.70%) XML
9 7 (7.61%) XHTML
10 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (6.52%) CSS3
11 5 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (4.35%) Node.js
12 4 (4.35%) REST
12 4 (4.35%) SOAP
12 4 (4.35%) WSDL
13 3 (3.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.52%) Social Media
4 6 (6.52%) User Experience
5 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.17%) Oculus Rift
7 2 (2.17%) Physics
7 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Android
3 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.26%) Unix
4 2 (2.17%) Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.22%) MVC
3 11 (11.96%) Web Development
4 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
4 10 (10.87%) Open Source
5 8 (8.70%) Game Development
5 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.70%) Scrum
6 6 (6.52%) Front End Development
6 6 (6.52%) ITIL
6 6 (6.52%) SDLC
6 6 (6.52%) User Stories
7 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.43%) Service Management
7 5 (5.43%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.35%) Agile Testing
8 4 (4.35%) Case Management
8 4 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.35%) Test Scripting
9 3 (3.26%) Cross-Browser Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (55.43%) JavaScript
2 33 (35.87%) C#
3 22 (23.91%) SQL
4 21 (22.83%) PHP
5 13 (14.13%) Java
6 6 (6.52%) Python
6 6 (6.52%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.43%) C++
7 5 (5.43%) Ruby
8 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.17%) Go
9 2 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (40.22%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) ISEB
2 4 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Ektron
2 6 (6.52%) EPiServer
2 6 (6.52%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.35%) SAP
4 2 (2.17%) Google
4 2 (2.17%) Remedy
4 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.17%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.17%) Zend
5 1 (1.09%) EMC
5 1 (1.09%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) Nintex
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.09%) Siebel
5 1 (1.09%) Telerik
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000.00 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Intouch Games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
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