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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 51 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 32 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.43% 1.36% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 1.41% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 15
Average salary £22,750 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,150 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,750 £30,000
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
691 640 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.71% 96.53% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 560 559 419
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
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 31 July 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
(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 +14 14 £21,250 -5.55%
Burton-upon-Trent -4 5 £25,000 +47.05% 1
Stafford -8 3 £24,000 -26.15%
Lichfield - 2 £22,500 -
Cannock +8 1 £23,000 -16.36%
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (64.29%) .NET
2 34 (60.71%) SQL
3 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
4 26 (46.43%) Degree
5 20 (35.71%) C#
6 19 (33.93%) jQuery
7 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
10 14 (25.00%) PHP
11 13 (23.21%) HTML
12 12 (21.43%) Java
12 12 (21.43%) CSS
12 12 (21.43%) Web Services
12 12 (21.43%) OOP
12 12 (21.43%) Security Testing
12 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
13 11 (19.64%) Information Security
14 10 (17.86%) C++
15 9 (16.07%) Web Development
15 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
16 8 (14.29%) SOAP
16 8 (14.29%) TDD
16 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
16 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
16 8 (14.29%) Ajax
16 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (14.29%) Symfony
16 8 (14.29%) TeamCity

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Office
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) ElastiCache
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 2 (3.57%) VLAN
2 2 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Games
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) .NET
2 19 (33.93%) jQuery
3 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
5 13 (23.21%) HTML
6 12 (21.43%) CSS
6 12 (21.43%) Web Services
7 8 (14.29%) SOAP
7 8 (14.29%) Ajax
7 8 (14.29%) Symfony
7 8 (14.29%) REST
8 1 (1.79%) HTML5
8 1 (1.79%) Sass
8 1 (1.79%) LESS
8 1 (1.79%) CSS3
8 1 (1.79%) WinForms
8 1 (1.79%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Online Games
1 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) SCADA
2 2 (3.57%) Replication
2 2 (3.57%) Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.43%) OOP
2 12 (21.43%) Security Testing
3 11 (19.64%) Information Security
4 9 (16.07%) Web Development
5 8 (14.29%) TDD
5 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.93%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (7.14%) OO
7 4 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.36%) ETL
9 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.57%) SEO
9 2 (3.57%) MVC
9 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) SQL
2 20 (35.71%) C#
3 14 (25.00%) PHP
4 12 (21.43%) Java
5 10 (17.86%) C++
6 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
7 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) VB
9 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Cognos
3 2 (3.57%) Talend
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
Stone, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago