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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 89 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 39 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.89% 1.66% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.72% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 9
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
1982 1746 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.84% 96.52% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1577 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 41 (42.27%) HTML
2 40 (41.24%) CSS
3 39 (40.21%) .NET
4 35 (36.08%) C#
5 33 (34.02%) SQL
5 33 (34.02%) jQuery
6 32 (32.99%) MVC
7 31 (31.96%) PHP
8 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
9 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
10 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (25.77%) Java
12 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
13 22 (22.68%) Degree
14 21 (21.65%) SQL Server
15 17 (17.53%) Python
16 16 (16.49%) Ruby
17 15 (15.46%) User Experience
18 14 (14.43%) Computer Science
19 13 (13.40%) Finance
19 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
19 13 (13.40%) HTML5
20 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
21 11 (11.34%) XML
21 11 (11.34%) Linux
21 11 (11.34%) MySQL
21 11 (11.34%) Configuration Management
21 11 (11.34%) Ajax
21 11 (11.34%) Release Management
21 11 (11.34%) CSS3

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (10.31%) Drupal
2 8 (8.25%) Umbraco
3 4 (4.12%) Confluence
4 2 (2.06%) SAS
5 1 (1.03%) CMS
5 1 (1.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.03%) Maximo
2 1 (1.03%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Office 365
2 3 (3.09%) GitHub
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Network Security
2 5 (5.15%) LAN
2 5 (5.15%) WAN
3 4 (4.12%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (4.12%) HTTP
3 4 (4.12%) Intranet
4 3 (3.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.03%) Firewall
5 1 (1.03%) Internet
5 1 (1.03%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.65%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) MySQL
2 11 (11.34%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.25%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.22%) Subversion
3 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.15%) JIRA
5 3 (3.09%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.06%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.03%) JUnit
7 1 (1.03%) Mocha
7 1 (1.03%) NUnit
7 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (13.40%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Advertising
3 8 (8.25%) Games
4 5 (5.15%) Publishing
5 4 (4.12%) Marketing
6 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.06%) Legal
7 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.06%) Retail
8 1 (1.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.27%) HTML
2 40 (41.24%) CSS
3 39 (40.21%) .NET
4 33 (34.02%) jQuery
5 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
6 13 (13.40%) HTML5
7 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (11.34%) Ajax
8 11 (11.34%) CSS3
8 11 (11.34%) XML
9 10 (10.31%) .NET Framework
9 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (8.25%) Adobe AIR
10 8 (8.25%) LESS
10 8 (8.25%) PhoneGap
10 8 (8.25%) XSLT
11 7 (7.22%) Laravel
11 7 (7.22%) REST
11 7 (7.22%) RESTful
12 6 (6.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) User Experience
2 14 (14.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.25%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.12%) Social Media
5 4 (4.12%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.09%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.03%) Clustering
8 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.03%) Fintech
8 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.03%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.03%) Physics
8 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.34%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Windows
3 5 (5.15%) Windows 10
4 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) MVC
2 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.34%) Configuration Management
3 11 (11.34%) Mentoring
3 11 (11.34%) Release Management
4 10 (10.31%) Business Analysis
4 10 (10.31%) OOP
4 10 (10.31%) Unit Testing
5 9 (9.28%) Web Application Development
5 9 (9.28%) Web Development
6 8 (8.25%) Mobile Development
6 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
6 8 (8.25%) Project Management
7 7 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (7.22%) Database Security
7 7 (7.22%) OO
7 7 (7.22%) OO PHP
7 7 (7.22%) Time Management
8 6 (6.19%) Game Development
8 6 (6.19%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.08%) C#
2 33 (34.02%) SQL
3 31 (31.96%) PHP
4 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
5 25 (25.77%) Java
6 17 (17.53%) Python
7 16 (16.49%) Ruby
8 8 (8.25%) C++
9 4 (4.12%) C
10 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.03%) ABAP
11 1 (1.03%) Perl
11 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Degree
2 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.25%) ISEB
4 4 (4.12%) CCNP
4 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.12%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.09%) CCIP
5 3 (3.09%) CCNA
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.06%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle
3 8 (8.25%) Adobe
4 4 (4.12%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.12%) Cisco
4 4 (4.12%) Google
4 4 (4.12%) Juniper
4 4 (4.12%) SAP
5 3 (3.09%) Nortel
6 1 (1.03%) IBM
6 1 (1.03%) Siebel
6 1 (1.03%) VMware
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