The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank - 11 13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford - 8.77% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category - 8.93% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £20,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stafford 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
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51 56 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 100.00% 98.25% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 46 32
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Junior
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Junior Salary Trend in Stafford

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Talend
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) VB

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe