The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 22 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 19 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.60% 2.50% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.74% 2.56% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 7
Average salary £19,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
282 273 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 97.92% 97.50% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 208 218 161
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Junior
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Junior Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 21 (58.33%) Information Security
2 20 (55.56%) Security Testing
3 17 (47.22%) SQL
4 14 (38.89%) PCI DSS
5 13 (36.11%) Degree
6 12 (33.33%) .NET
7 11 (30.56%) Wireshark
7 11 (30.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (30.56%) Data Protection
8 10 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
9 9 (25.00%) Network Architecture
10 8 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (16.67%) Regular Expression
11 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
12 5 (13.89%) Web Development
13 4 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
13 4 (11.11%) Online Games
13 4 (11.11%) HTML
13 4 (11.11%) Java
13 4 (11.11%) Linux
13 4 (11.11%) OOP
13 4 (11.11%) OO
13 4 (11.11%) Games
13 4 (11.11%) CSS
14 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
14 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Wireshark
2 2 (5.56%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) Regular Expression
3 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (11.11%) Online Games
3 2 (5.56%) Online Gambling
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Information Security
2 20 (55.56%) Security Testing
3 11 (30.56%) Data Protection
4 9 (25.00%) Network Architecture
5 8 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Web Development
7 4 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (11.11%) OOP
7 4 (11.11%) OO
8 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
9 2 (5.56%) Android Development
9 2 (5.56%) MVC
9 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.78%) ETL
10 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) C#
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) PCI DSS
2 11 (30.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Nmap
Stoke-on-Trent
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago