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 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 - 11 13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford - 6.98% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category - 7.14% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
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
44 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 100.00% 97.67% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 32
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 August 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
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
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
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
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%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
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 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
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%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle