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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank - 36 30
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.05% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.17% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £15,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
113 256 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 86.92% 89.82% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63 181 135
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Junior
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Junior Salary Trend in the Midlands

Junior
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (88.89%) BBC
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
1 8 (88.89%) WF
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
1 8 (88.89%) Online Marketing
1 8 (88.89%) OO PHP
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
General
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) WF
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) BBC
1 8 (88.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Online Marketing
1 8 (88.89%) OO PHP
1 8 (88.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft