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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 27 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 41 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.82% 2.49% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.89% 2.54% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 15
Average salary £25,000 £22,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
595 511 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 99.00% 97.89% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 536 451 454
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +17 18 £21,500 -12.24% 1
Tamworth - 14 £26,625 - 2
Lichfield - 6 £25,000 - 1
Stafford +1 2 £27,500 +27.90% 1
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (39.71%) SQL
2 25 (36.76%) SQL Server
3 24 (35.29%) Degree
4 22 (32.35%) .NET
5 21 (30.88%) C#
6 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
7 13 (19.12%) Project Management
7 13 (19.12%) HTML
8 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
9 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (16.18%) VB.NET
10 10 (14.71%) Java
10 10 (14.71%) ERP
11 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
11 9 (13.24%) Finance
11 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
11 9 (13.24%) Dynamics NAV
12 8 (11.76%) jQuery
12 8 (11.76%) MVC
12 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
12 8 (11.76%) CSS
13 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (10.29%) Security Testing
14 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (8.82%) SDLC
14 6 (8.82%) Information Security
14 6 (8.82%) Firewall
14 6 (8.82%) OOP
14 6 (8.82%) OO
14 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (5.88%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Drupal
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Magento
2 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Firewall
1 6 (8.82%) LAN
1 6 (8.82%) VPN
1 6 (8.82%) WAN
2 4 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.41%) MySQL
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.94%) OLTP
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.47%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.47%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
2 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Games
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Automotive
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) .NET
2 13 (19.12%) HTML
3 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
4 8 (11.76%) CSS
4 8 (11.76%) jQuery
5 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.35%) WinForms
7 4 (5.88%) Ajax
7 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.88%) Regular Expression
7 4 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (5.88%) Web Services
8 3 (4.41%) HTML5
9 2 (2.94%) JSON
9 2 (2.94%) REST
9 2 (2.94%) RESTful
10 1 (1.47%) CAML
10 1 (1.47%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.94%) EPoS
6 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) Social Media
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Project Management
2 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.71%) ERP
4 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.76%) MVC
6 7 (10.29%) Security Testing
6 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (8.82%) Information Security
7 6 (8.82%) OO
7 6 (8.82%) OOP
7 6 (8.82%) SDLC
8 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.35%) Logistics
8 5 (7.35%) Network Architecture
8 5 (7.35%) Release Management
8 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Time Management
9 4 (5.88%) Analytics
9 4 (5.88%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.71%) SQL
2 21 (30.88%) C#
3 11 (16.18%) VB.NET
4 10 (14.71%) Java
5 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.82%) PHP
7 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.88%) C++
8 4 (5.88%) Python
8 4 (5.88%) VB
9 2 (2.94%) C
9 2 (2.94%) Go
9 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) CCNA
2 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (4.41%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) Nintex
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) SAP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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