The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 52 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 19 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.22% 3.92% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 4.04% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 10
Average salary £21,500 £17,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £16,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £39,250 £26,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
582 544 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.64% 96.97% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 468 458 453
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Junior
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent +3 11 £20,000 -4.76% 2
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £25,500 - 5
Stafford -10 2 £21,750 +35.93%
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 26 (66.67%) jQuery
3 25 (64.10%) .NET
4 22 (56.41%) PHP
5 18 (46.15%) Symfony
5 18 (46.15%) Degree
5 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 18 (46.15%) C#
5 18 (46.15%) OOP
6 15 (38.46%) SQL
6 15 (38.46%) .NET Framework
7 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (33.33%) TDD
8 13 (33.33%) C++
8 13 (33.33%) Java
8 13 (33.33%) SOAP
8 13 (33.33%) REST
8 13 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (33.33%) TeamCity
9 12 (30.77%) CSS
10 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
11 9 (23.08%) HTML
12 8 (20.51%) MySQL
13 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
13 7 (17.95%) Linux
13 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (15.38%) HTML5
15 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
15 5 (12.82%) PHP5

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) Node.js
3 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.26%) OLTP
5 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 13 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.69%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) jQuery
2 25 (64.10%) .NET
3 18 (46.15%) Symfony
4 15 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 13 (33.33%) SOAP
5 13 (33.33%) REST
6 12 (30.77%) CSS
7 9 (23.08%) HTML
8 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 6 (15.38%) HTML5
10 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
11 4 (10.26%) Web Services
12 3 (7.69%) WPF
13 2 (5.13%) WinForms
13 2 (5.13%) XML
14 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (2.56%) .NET Remoting
14 1 (2.56%) Ajax
14 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) NHS
1 3 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) Online Games
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) OOP
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) TDD
3 13 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security
7 2 (5.13%) SEO
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.13%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) Database Security
8 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) PHP
2 18 (46.15%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) SQL
4 13 (33.33%) C++
4 13 (33.33%) Java
5 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) PHP5
6 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
6 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.26%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.56%) Sage
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: Highly Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £26000 per annum + Car and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group
Salary: £20000 - £23000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23k
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 23 days ago