The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 24 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 19 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.57% 0.45% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.93% 0.47% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 8
Average salary £22,250 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
274 214 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 94.81% 96.83% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 209 186 175
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Junior
Staffordshire

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 10 July 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 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
3 12 (54.55%) Degree
4 11 (50.00%) Security Testing
5 10 (45.45%) Information Security
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Web Development
8 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 5 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (18.18%) Wireshark
10 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
10 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
10 4 (18.18%) Online Games
10 4 (18.18%) Games
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 4 (18.18%) OOP
10 4 (18.18%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
11 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.64%) PHP
11 3 (13.64%) Linux
11 3 (13.64%) Node.js
12 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (9.09%) QA
12 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 3 (13.64%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.55%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Wireshark
2 2 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Online Games
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Information Security
3 7 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 5 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 4 (18.18%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft