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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 85 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 41 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.32% 1.43% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.50% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 36
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.82%
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
1711 1735 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.67% 95.23% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1527 1345
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 54 (72.00%) .NET
2 46 (61.33%) C#
3 45 (60.00%) HTML
4 42 (56.00%) JavaScript
5 37 (49.33%) CSS
6 33 (44.00%) ASP.NET
6 33 (44.00%) MVC
7 31 (41.33%) SQL Server
7 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
7 31 (41.33%) Computer Science
8 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (36.00%) jQuery
10 24 (32.00%) VB.NET
11 20 (26.67%) PHP
12 19 (25.33%) Degree
13 18 (24.00%) VB
14 17 (22.67%) Java
14 17 (22.67%) TDD
14 17 (22.67%) Web Application Development
15 16 (21.33%) SQL
15 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
16 15 (20.00%) .NET Framework
17 14 (18.67%) WCF
17 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
19 12 (16.00%) BDD
19 12 (16.00%) Node.js
19 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
20 10 (13.33%) NoSQL
20 10 (13.33%) RESTful

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (16.00%) Node.js
2 5 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) WordPress
4 2 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.67%) Confluence
4 2 (2.67%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Office
2 3 (4.00%) MS Project
3 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Magento
2 1 (1.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Firewall
1 1 (1.33%) Intranet
1 1 (1.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.67%) MySQL
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.33%) DTS
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
2 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.00%) NUnit
4 3 (4.00%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.00%) MSTest
4 3 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.00%) Moq
5 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 2 (2.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.33%) WebStorm
6 1 (1.33%) Sublime Text
General
1 7 (9.33%) Games
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Finance
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (72.00%) .NET
2 45 (60.00%) HTML
3 37 (49.33%) CSS
4 33 (44.00%) ASP.NET
5 27 (36.00%) jQuery
6 15 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 14 (18.67%) WCF
7 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (13.33%) RESTful
9 9 (12.00%) HTML5
9 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (12.00%) XML
9 9 (12.00%) JSF
10 7 (9.33%) WPF
11 5 (6.67%) Web Services
11 5 (6.67%) LINQ
11 5 (6.67%) AngularJS
11 5 (6.67%) CSS3
11 5 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (5.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (41.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.33%) Open Source
3 3 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) Blog
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.33%) FMCG
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
1 6 (8.00%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) MVC
2 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.67%) TDD
3 17 (22.67%) Web Application Development
4 12 (16.00%) BDD
4 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.00%) Scrum
6 8 (10.67%) Mobile Development
7 6 (8.00%) OOD
7 6 (8.00%) OO
8 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.33%) MVVM
9 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.00%) Project Management
10 3 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (4.00%) Kanban
10 3 (4.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.00%) Game Development
10 3 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (61.33%) C#
2 42 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (32.00%) VB.NET
4 20 (26.67%) PHP
5 18 (24.00%) VB
6 17 (22.67%) Java
7 16 (21.33%) SQL
8 9 (12.00%) VBScript
8 9 (12.00%) Ruby
9 6 (8.00%) C++
10 5 (6.67%) C
11 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.33%) Python
12 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.33%) PHP5
12 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.00%) MCSD
4 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) BT
3 2 (2.67%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.67%) Adobe
3 2 (2.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.33%) Citrix
4 1 (1.33%) Zend
4 1 (1.33%) Ektron
Birmingham, Warwickshire
RDF Resources Ltd
Salary: excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago