The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 53 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 11 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.04% 2.00% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.04% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 14
Average salary £22,500 £21,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +31.25%
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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
521 491 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.84% 98.20% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 464 408 405
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Junior Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Junior
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford 0 2 £20,250 -7.95%
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £21,000 - 4
Cannock - 2 £22,500 -
Uttoxeter - 2 £19,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £32,500 - 1
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 34 (68.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (36.00%) .NET
4 15 (30.00%) C#
5 14 (28.00%) HTML
5 14 (28.00%) Information Security
6 13 (26.00%) CSS
7 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (24.00%) Security Testing
7 12 (24.00%) Data Protection
7 12 (24.00%) PCI DSS
8 11 (22.00%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (20.00%) Degree
9 10 (20.00%) jQuery
9 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (18.00%) Network Architecture
11 8 (16.00%) Analytics
11 8 (16.00%) Wireshark
11 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
12 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
12 7 (14.00%) QA
12 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
13 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.00%) OLAP
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) HTML
3 13 (26.00%) CSS
4 10 (20.00%) jQuery
5 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (12.00%) Web Services
7 6 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (12.00%) Regular Expression
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (10.00%) Ajax
9 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.00%) Sass
9 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.00%) JDBC
9 3 (6.00%) JSP
9 3 (6.00%) Servlets
9 3 (6.00%) XML
9 3 (6.00%) LINQ
10 2 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.00%) Online Gambling
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Open Source
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) UNIX
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Information Security
2 12 (24.00%) Security Testing
2 12 (24.00%) Data Protection
3 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) Network Architecture
5 8 (16.00%) Analytics
6 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (12.00%) MVC
7 5 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Content Management
10 2 (4.00%) Manual Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Web Development
10 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.00%) OOD
10 2 (4.00%) ETL
10 2 (4.00%) OO
11 1 (2.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) C#
3 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.00%) Java
6 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (6.00%) C++
8 3 (6.00%) COBOL
9 2 (4.00%) Python
9 2 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) ISEB
3 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (24.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (14.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £2800 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £2800 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago