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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 42 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.05% 0.63% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 0.65% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £17,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -30.00%
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
231 309 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.52% 97.48% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 182 232 147
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (75.00%) Degree
3 12 (75.00%) CRM
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (68.75%) XML
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (62.50%) Waterfall
6 6 (37.50%) Workflow
7 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Web Development
7 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) MySQL
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) HTML
9 2 (12.50%) OOP
9 2 (12.50%) OO
9 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 2 (12.50%) Advertising
9 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (12.50%) SLA

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) CRM
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Waterfall
4 6 (37.50%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) EAI
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands
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