The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 30 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 5 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.08% 7.47% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 7.72% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 4
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,750 £40,000
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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 272 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.42% 96.80% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 179 216 164
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Junior
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Junior Salary Trend in Solihull

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Cocoa

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Xcode
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (11.11%) LESS
2 1 (11.11%) Sass
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
2 1 (11.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
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