The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 107 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 8 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 1.55% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.65% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 16
Average salary £22,500 £25,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £30,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1636 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 94.08% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1364 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Junior
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 7 (28.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) C++
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (28.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) Games
6 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (16.00%) MS Office
7 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.00%) Internet
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) HTML5
8 3 (12.00%) Web Development
8 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Google
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) Social Media
8 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.00%) Android

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (4.00%) WordPress
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) Revit
3 1 (4.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.00%) Moq
2 1 (4.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 6 (24.00%) Games
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) DOM
6 2 (8.00%) Symfony
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Spring.NET
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
7 1 (4.00%) WPF
7 1 (4.00%) Middleware
7 1 (4.00%) WinForms
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE
7 1 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (4.00%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Social Media
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Physics
4 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Web Development
1 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (12.00%) Android Development
1 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (8.00%) OOP
2 2 (8.00%) OO
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.00%) Scrum
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (8.00%) TDD
2 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (8.00%) Logistics
3 1 (4.00%) Content Management
3 1 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
3 7 (28.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (8.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) PHP5
8 1 (4.00%) Delphi
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Google
2 3 (12.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) Sony
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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