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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 52 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 21 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.29% 3.51% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 3.55% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 21
Average salary £21,000 £21,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £40,000
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
624 591 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.81% 98.83% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 566 471 482
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £57,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 +3 8 £18,750 -26.47% 1
Tamworth - 5 £22,500 -
Lichfield - 3 £21,000 -
Uttoxeter - 2 £19,000 -
Stafford -8 1 £20,000 -8.04% 1
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 11 (33.33%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) CSS
5 9 (27.27%) PHP
5 9 (27.27%) Degree
6 8 (24.24%) C#
6 8 (24.24%) .NET
6 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 8 (24.24%) Linux
7 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
7 7 (21.21%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) Marketing
8 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
9 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
9 5 (15.15%) MySQL
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (15.15%) Google
9 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
9 5 (15.15%) Analytics
10 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (12.12%) QA
10 4 (12.12%) Ajax
10 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (9.09%) Big Data
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (30.30%) CSS
3 8 (24.24%) .NET
4 7 (21.21%) jQuery
5 4 (12.12%) XML
5 4 (12.12%) Ajax
6 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 3 (9.09%) DHTML
6 3 (9.09%) LINQ
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.09%) JDBC
6 3 (9.09%) JSP
6 3 (9.09%) Servlets
6 3 (9.09%) Sass
6 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.06%) WinForms
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.03%) JSON
8 1 (3.03%) Zend Framework
8 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Open Source
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
2 5 (15.15%) Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Database Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) High Availability
6 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Web Design
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) PHP
3 8 (24.24%) C#
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
7 4 (12.12%) Java
8 3 (9.09%) C++
8 3 (9.09%) COBOL
8 3 (9.09%) Objective-C
9 2 (6.06%) R
9 2 (6.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Google
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Zend
4 1 (3.03%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.03%) Sage
4 1 (3.03%) Northgate
Cannock, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 20000-30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Progression/ Training Opportunities
Posted: 18 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago