The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank - 14 19
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 4.92% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 5.17% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £30,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.55%
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 Walsall 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
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
63 58 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 98.44% 95.08% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 46
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Junior
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Junior Salary Trend in Walsall

Junior
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft