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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 91 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 42 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.08% 2.02% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 2.16% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 33
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,450 £25,500
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
1913 1807 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.94% 93.68% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1593 1549
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (65.85%) .NET
2 45 (54.88%) C#
2 45 (54.88%) HTML
3 41 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 36 (43.90%) CSS
5 33 (40.24%) ASP.NET
5 33 (40.24%) Computer Science
6 32 (39.02%) MVC
7 31 (37.80%) Microsoft
8 30 (36.59%) SQL Server
8 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (34.15%) VB.NET
10 23 (28.05%) Degree
11 22 (26.83%) jQuery
12 21 (25.61%) PHP
13 18 (21.95%) VB
14 17 (20.73%) SQL
14 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
14 17 (20.73%) Web Application Development
15 16 (19.51%) Visual Studio
15 16 (19.51%) Software Engineering
16 15 (18.29%) Java
17 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (17.07%) WCF
18 13 (15.85%) C++
18 13 (15.85%) TDD
19 12 (14.63%) Node.js
19 12 (14.63%) .NET Framework
20 11 (13.41%) Games
21 10 (12.20%) VBScript

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (14.63%) Node.js
2 5 (6.10%) Apache
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Confluence
3 2 (2.44%) WordPress
4 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.22%) nginx
4 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Project
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Magento
2 1 (1.22%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.22%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Intranet
1 1 (1.22%) Extranet
1 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.98%) MySQL
4 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) Big Data
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) MS Access
7 1 (1.22%) DTS
7 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.51%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.32%) Subversion
4 3 (3.66%) MSTest
4 3 (3.66%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (3.66%) Moq
4 3 (3.66%) NUnit
5 2 (2.44%) JIRA
6 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.22%) WebStorm
6 1 (1.22%) Sublime Text
General
1 11 (13.41%) Games
2 6 (7.32%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
5 1 (1.22%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (65.85%) .NET
2 45 (54.88%) HTML
3 36 (43.90%) CSS
4 33 (40.24%) ASP.NET
5 22 (26.83%) jQuery
6 14 (17.07%) WCF
6 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (14.63%) .NET Framework
8 10 (12.20%) HTML5
8 10 (12.20%) RESTful
9 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (10.98%) XML
9 9 (10.98%) JSF
10 8 (9.76%) WPF
11 6 (7.32%) CSS3
11 6 (7.32%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.10%) Web Services
13 3 (3.66%) Castle Windsor
13 3 (3.66%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 33 (40.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.66%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) User Experience
3 1 (1.22%) Blog
3 1 (1.22%) FMCG
3 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.22%) Clustering
3 1 (1.22%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
1 6 (7.32%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) MVC
2 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.73%) Web Application Development
4 16 (19.51%) Software Engineering
5 13 (15.85%) TDD
6 9 (10.98%) BDD
7 7 (8.54%) OO
7 7 (8.54%) OOD
8 6 (7.32%) Scrum
8 6 (7.32%) Mobile Development
9 5 (6.10%) Open Source
10 4 (4.88%) MVVM
10 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.66%) Kanban
11 3 (3.66%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.66%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (3.66%) Project Management
11 3 (3.66%) Game Development
12 2 (2.44%) Time Management
12 2 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.88%) C#
2 41 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (34.15%) VB.NET
4 21 (25.61%) PHP
5 18 (21.95%) VB
6 17 (20.73%) SQL
7 15 (18.29%) Java
8 13 (15.85%) C++
9 10 (12.20%) VBScript
10 9 (10.98%) Ruby
11 2 (2.44%) Python
11 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.22%) R
12 1 (1.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.66%) MCSD
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 31 (37.80%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) BT
3 2 (2.44%) SAP
3 2 (2.44%) Adobe
3 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.22%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.22%) Ektron
4 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.22%) Google
4 1 (1.22%) Zend
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