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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 48 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 20 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.26% 5.77% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 5.89% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 18
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,985 £26,800 £35,500
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
587 696 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.60% 97.89% 98.48%
Number of salaries quoted 519 558 497
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £21,500 £18,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 8 £21,000 -8.69%
Tamworth - 6 £25,525 - 2
Lichfield -4 3 £21,000 -6.66%
Stafford -7 2 £22,500 -3.22%
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (28.13%) CSS
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) PHP
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) C#
5 7 (21.88%) Windows
5 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
6 6 (18.75%) Marketing
6 6 (18.75%) jQuery
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.63%) MySQL
7 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (15.63%) QA
8 4 (12.50%) Google
8 4 (12.50%) Ajax
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.50%) SLA
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) ISEB
8 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 4 (12.50%) VB.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (15.63%) MySQL
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (9.38%) Big Data
6 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (18.75%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) CSS
3 7 (21.88%) .NET
4 6 (18.75%) jQuery
5 4 (12.50%) Ajax
6 3 (9.38%) DHTML
6 3 (9.38%) LINQ
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.38%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) JDBC
7 2 (6.25%) JSP
7 2 (6.25%) Servlets
7 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.25%) WinForms
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.25%) Sass
7 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.13%) HTML5
8 1 (3.13%) Yii
8 1 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Social Media
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
2 4 (12.50%) Analytics
2 4 (12.50%) SDLC
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Content Management
4 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) MVC
4 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.13%) ERP
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) PHP
3 7 (21.88%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.38%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) COBOL
7 2 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Zend
3 1 (3.13%) Pegasus
3 1 (3.13%) Sage
3 1 (3.13%) Northgate
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + Non contrib Pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Progression/ Training Opportunities
Posted: 19 days ago