The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 84 99 121
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 158 123 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.79% 2.32% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 2.43% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 150 112 70
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £16,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Junior
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5389 5056 4406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.14% 95.45% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4756 4339 3809
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Junior
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Junior Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Junior
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Junior
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Birmingham +19 50 £22,500 -10.00% 4
Staffordshire +15 38 £21,500 -14.00% 2
Warwickshire -4 32 £25,000 +25.00%
Worcestershire +8 21 £22,000 +2.32% 2
Coventry -6 6 £24,750 +3.12% 1
Solihull 0 4 £30,000 +15.38%
Shropshire -5 2 £29,000 -3.33%
Walsall -6 1 £21,000 -32.25%
Wednesbury - 1 £31,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £21,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 151 (49.03%) HTML
2 138 (44.81%) CSS
3 137 (44.48%) JavaScript
4 121 (39.29%) .NET
5 120 (38.96%) C#
6 109 (35.39%) jQuery
7 99 (32.14%) SQL
8 96 (31.17%) SQL Server
9 78 (25.32%) Degree
10 67 (21.75%) ASP.NET
11 64 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
12 59 (19.16%) MVC
13 56 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 54 (17.53%) HTML5
15 52 (16.88%) PHP
16 51 (16.56%) CSS3
17 43 (13.96%) Responsive Web Design
18 38 (12.34%) Computer Science
19 37 (12.01%) .NET Framework
20 36 (11.69%) CMS
21 35 (11.36%) VB.NET
22 33 (10.71%) Ajax
23 32 (10.39%) Software Engineering
23 32 (10.39%) Web Services
24 31 (10.06%) XML
25 29 (9.42%) CRM
26 28 (9.09%) Photoshop
26 28 (9.09%) Sass
27 27 (8.77%) Web Development
28 26 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 36 (11.69%) CMS
2 25 (8.12%) Umbraco
3 15 (4.87%) WordPress
4 10 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.92%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.95%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.62%) IIS
8 4 (1.30%) Node.js
9 2 (0.65%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.65%) Drupal
9 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.65%) JBoss
10 1 (0.32%) Apache
10 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.32%) FileNet
10 1 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 18 (5.84%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.62%) MS Office
4 4 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (7.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.25%) Magento
3 5 (1.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.62%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.30%) SAP R/3
4 4 (1.30%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.65%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.32%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) SaaS
1 2 (0.65%) GitHub
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.60%) Wireshark
2 4 (1.30%) DNS
3 3 (0.97%) Internet
4 2 (0.65%) Firewall
4 2 (0.65%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.32%) SAN
5 1 (0.32%) LAN
5 1 (0.32%) WLAN
5 1 (0.32%) WAN
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (31.17%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (6.49%) MySQL
4 15 (4.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.62%) Big Data
8 4 (1.30%) SAP BW
8 4 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.97%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.65%) OLAP
11 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.32%) Informix
11 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (8.12%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.92%) ReSharper
2 9 (2.92%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.95%) LSMW
5 3 (0.97%) CruiseControl
5 3 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.65%) Hudson
6 2 (0.65%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.65%) Maven
7 1 (0.32%) Ant
7 1 (0.32%) Subversion
7 1 (0.32%) PVCS
7 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
General
1 21 (6.82%) Finance
2 18 (5.84%) Retail
3 11 (3.57%) Marketing
4 10 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.95%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.95%) Advertising
6 4 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.97%) Automotive
8 2 (0.65%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (49.03%) HTML
2 138 (44.81%) CSS
3 121 (39.29%) .NET
4 109 (35.39%) jQuery
5 67 (21.75%) ASP.NET
6 54 (17.53%) HTML5
7 51 (16.56%) CSS3
8 37 (12.01%) .NET Framework
9 33 (10.71%) Ajax
10 32 (10.39%) Web Services
11 31 (10.06%) XML
12 28 (9.09%) Sass
13 25 (8.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 23 (7.47%) LESS
15 22 (7.14%) LINQ
16 14 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (3.90%) JSON
18 9 (2.92%) Hibernate
18 9 (2.92%) KnockoutJS
19 8 (2.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.34%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.87%) User Experience
3 11 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (2.92%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.60%) W3C
6 7 (2.27%) Open Source
7 6 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.95%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.95%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.62%) Blog
9 4 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.65%) Online Gambling
10 2 (0.65%) SCADA
10 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.65%) Social Media
10 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.65%) New Media
11 1 (0.32%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.12%) Windows
2 24 (7.79%) Linux
3 14 (4.55%) UNIX
4 8 (2.60%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.62%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.62%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.62%) Android
6 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (19.16%) MVC
3 43 (13.96%) Responsive Web Design
4 32 (10.39%) Software Engineering
5 29 (9.42%) CRM
6 27 (8.77%) Web Development
7 26 (8.44%) Web Design
8 25 (8.12%) OO
9 17 (5.52%) Scrum
9 17 (5.52%) Unit Testing
10 16 (5.19%) Information Security
10 16 (5.19%) TDD
10 16 (5.19%) E-Commerce
11 14 (4.55%) OOP
11 14 (4.55%) Security Testing
12 12 (3.90%) Data Protection
13 11 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (3.57%) Project Management
13 11 (3.57%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 137 (44.48%) JavaScript
2 120 (38.96%) C#
3 99 (32.14%) SQL
4 52 (16.88%) PHP
5 35 (11.36%) VB.NET
6 23 (7.47%) Java
7 21 (6.82%) C++
7 21 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.57%) ABAP
9 8 (2.60%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.27%) VB
11 6 (1.95%) Python
11 6 (1.95%) SAPscript
11 6 (1.95%) Ruby
12 4 (1.30%) PHP5
13 2 (0.65%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (0.65%) VBA
13 2 (0.65%) VBScript
13 2 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 78 (25.32%) Degree
2 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.97%) MCSD
4 3 (0.97%) ISEB
5 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.32%) MCP
6 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (3.90%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.30%) vSphere
2 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.65%) Nmap
2 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.47%) Adobe
3 13 (4.22%) SAP
4 7 (2.27%) IBM
4 7 (2.27%) HP
5 6 (1.95%) Google
5 6 (1.95%) Zend
6 5 (1.62%) Remedy
7 4 (1.30%) VMware
8 3 (0.97%) Apple
8 3 (0.97%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle
9 2 (0.65%) Cognos
9 2 (0.65%) Citrix
10 1 (0.32%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.32%) Sage
10 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.32%) BT
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + flexi-time, pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits & excellent training
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ASG International
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k + pkg
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bonus + Corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Brierley Hill
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 27 days ago