The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 65 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 8 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.27% 1.00% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.03% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 16
Average salary £22,750 £27,250 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.51% +26.74%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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 Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
614 580 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.46% 96.67% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 549 452 424
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,593 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Junior
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Coventry region.

Junior Salary Trend in Coventry

Junior
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Coventry

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (15.38%) IIS
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) Android
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 2 (15.38%) Automotive
6 2 (15.38%) CMS
7 1 (7.69%) LAMP
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) LAMP
5 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
2 2 (15.38%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) OOP
2 1 (7.69%) OO
2 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCTS
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) BT
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin