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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 54 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 12 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.19% 3.44% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 3.53% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 14
Average salary £22,000 £21,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +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
523 567 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.26% 97.59% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 461 492 415
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,150 £60,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +3 4 £21,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent 0 4 £23,250 -7.00% 2
Cannock - 2 £22,500 -
Uttoxeter - 1 £20,000 -
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 37 (71.15%) SQL
2 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
3 19 (36.54%) .NET
4 16 (30.77%) HTML
5 15 (28.85%) C#
5 15 (28.85%) CSS
6 14 (26.92%) Information Security
7 12 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 12 (23.08%) PCI DSS
7 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (23.08%) Security Testing
7 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
8 11 (21.15%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (19.23%) Degree
9 10 (19.23%) jQuery
9 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
10 9 (17.31%) Web Services
10 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
10 9 (17.31%) Network Architecture
11 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (15.38%) Ajax
11 8 (15.38%) Wireshark
11 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
12 7 (13.46%) QA
12 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (13.46%) MVC

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.92%) LAN
2 1 (1.92%) WLAN
2 1 (1.92%) WAN
2 1 (1.92%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.85%) OLAP
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Metasploit
1 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) .NET
2 16 (30.77%) HTML
3 15 (28.85%) CSS
4 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
6 10 (19.23%) jQuery
7 9 (17.31%) Web Services
8 8 (15.38%) Ajax
9 7 (13.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (11.54%) Regular Expression
10 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.85%) LINQ
11 2 (3.85%) WinForms
12 1 (1.92%) WCF
12 1 (1.92%) HTML5
12 1 (1.92%) XML
12 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.92%) JDBC
12 1 (1.92%) JSP
12 1 (1.92%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.54%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.85%) Online Gambling
4 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) UNIX
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Information Security
2 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.08%) Security Testing
2 12 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (17.31%) Network Architecture
5 7 (13.46%) Analytics
5 7 (13.46%) MVC
6 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.54%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.77%) ETL
10 2 (3.85%) Android Development
10 2 (3.85%) Web Development
10 2 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (3.85%) Manual Testing
10 2 (3.85%) OOD
10 2 (3.85%) OO
11 1 (1.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) C#
3 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.69%) Java
6 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.85%) VB
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) COBOL
8 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) ISEB
3 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 7 (13.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Nmap
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) VMware
2 1 (1.92%) Google
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
Tamworth
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
Staffordshire
TRG
Salary: 35000-65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TRG
Salary: £35000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago