The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 76 81 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 188 156 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.23% 2.93% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 3.04% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 172 146 157
Median salary £23,250 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
5581 5124 5382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.01% 96.32% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4433 4275 4495
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 82 £22,500 -10.00% 10
Coventry -8 21 £25,000 -12.28% 2
Warwickshire -14 20 £26,250 +5.00% 1
Herefordshire +7 17 £30,000 +39.53% 2
Staffordshire -13 14 £25,000 - 5
Shropshire - 8 £24,000 - 2
Wolverhampton - 7 £22,500 -
Solihull +6 4 £27,500 +17.02%
Worcestershire +4 4 £27,500 +37.50%
Halesowen +3 4 £21,000 -6.66% 3
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £25,000 -
Walsall - 1 £27,500 -
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 144 (44.58%) JavaScript
2 128 (39.63%) HTML
3 119 (36.84%) C#
4 115 (35.60%) CSS
5 108 (33.44%) Degree
6 89 (27.55%) .NET
7 84 (26.01%) SQL
8 78 (24.15%) SQL Server
9 67 (20.74%) jQuery
10 60 (18.58%) PHP
11 54 (16.72%) Microsoft
11 54 (16.72%) MVC
12 52 (16.10%) MySQL
13 51 (15.79%) ASP.NET
13 51 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
14 50 (15.48%) Computer Science
15 45 (13.93%) HTML5
16 40 (12.38%) XML
17 39 (12.07%) Windows
18 38 (11.76%) Java
19 35 (10.84%) OO
20 34 (10.53%) Mobile App
21 32 (9.91%) Web Services
21 32 (9.91%) Web Development
22 31 (9.60%) Android
22 31 (9.60%) AngularJS
23 30 (9.29%) CSS3
24 28 (8.67%) SDLC
24 28 (8.67%) VB.NET
24 28 (8.67%) Finance

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (5.57%) Apache
2 13 (4.02%) CMS
2 13 (4.02%) WordPress
3 9 (2.79%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.93%) Confluence
5 3 (0.93%) Drupal
5 3 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.93%) nginx
5 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.62%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.62%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.62%) SAS
6 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.26%) MS Office
3 3 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.62%) Blender
4 2 (0.62%) MS Project
4 2 (0.62%) Open Workbench
4 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.31%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.31%) HipChat
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.86%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.62%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.86%) GitHub
2 6 (1.86%) Office 365
2 6 (1.86%) Sage Pay
3 4 (1.24%) SaaS
4 2 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.31%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.48%) DNS
2 7 (2.17%) DHCP
3 4 (1.24%) Internet
3 4 (1.24%) LAN
4 3 (0.93%) FTP
4 3 (0.93%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.93%) WAN
5 2 (0.62%) Firewall
5 2 (0.62%) HTTP
5 2 (0.62%) Skype
5 2 (0.62%) VoIP
5 2 (0.62%) VPN
6 1 (0.31%) ADSL
6 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.31%) MPLS
6 1 (0.31%) PSTN
6 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 52 (16.10%) MySQL
3 17 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.41%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.86%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.55%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.55%) Redis
9 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.24%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.24%) SQLite
10 3 (0.93%) Big Data
10 3 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.93%) OLTP
10 3 (0.93%) OrientDB
11 2 (0.62%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (7.74%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.19%) Visual Studio
3 17 (5.26%) Subversion
4 13 (4.02%) Grunt
5 12 (3.72%) JIRA
6 10 (3.10%) Eclipse
6 10 (3.10%) gulp
7 8 (2.48%) Jasmine
7 8 (2.48%) Mocha
7 8 (2.48%) Protractor
8 7 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.55%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.55%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.55%) Maven
10 4 (1.24%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.24%) NUnit
11 3 (0.93%) Babel
11 3 (0.93%) Gradle
11 3 (0.93%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (8.67%) Finance
2 26 (8.05%) Games
3 11 (3.41%) Retail
4 7 (2.17%) Advertising
4 7 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.17%) Marketing
5 5 (1.55%) Banking
6 4 (1.24%) Legal
6 4 (1.24%) Publishing
7 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.62%) Automotive
8 2 (0.62%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (0.62%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) French Language
9 1 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (39.63%) HTML
2 115 (35.60%) CSS
3 89 (27.55%) .NET
4 67 (20.74%) jQuery
5 51 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 45 (13.93%) HTML5
7 40 (12.38%) XML
8 32 (9.91%) Web Services
9 31 (9.60%) AngularJS
10 30 (9.29%) CSS3
11 24 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (4.95%) REST
14 15 (4.64%) SOAP
15 14 (4.33%) RESTful
16 13 (4.02%) Sass
17 12 (3.72%) LAMP
18 10 (3.10%) .NET Framework
18 10 (3.10%) JSON
19 9 (2.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.48%) Computer Science
2 34 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 25 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.88%) User Experience
5 16 (4.95%) mHealth
6 11 (3.41%) Social Media
7 8 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.55%) Mobile Games
9 4 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.24%) NHS
9 4 (1.24%) Physics
10 3 (0.93%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.62%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.62%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.62%) Fintech
11 2 (0.62%) iPad
11 2 (0.62%) Oculus Rift
11 2 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.07%) Windows
2 31 (9.60%) Android
3 25 (7.74%) Apple iOS
4 21 (6.50%) Linux
5 18 (5.57%) Windows Phone
6 16 (4.95%) Unix
7 5 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.24%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.93%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.31%) Solaris
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.72%) MVC
2 51 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (10.84%) OO
4 32 (9.91%) Web Development
5 28 (8.67%) SDLC
6 26 (8.05%) OOP
6 26 (8.05%) Open Source
6 26 (8.05%) Project Management
7 24 (7.43%) Scrum
8 22 (6.81%) Software Engineering
8 22 (6.81%) TDD
9 20 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (6.19%) Mobile Development
10 19 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 18 (5.57%) Game Development
11 18 (5.57%) Web Design
12 17 (5.26%) BDD
13 13 (4.02%) CRM
14 12 (3.72%) Defect Tracking
15 10 (3.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 144 (44.58%) JavaScript
2 119 (36.84%) C#
3 84 (26.01%) SQL
4 60 (18.58%) PHP
5 38 (11.76%) Java
6 28 (8.67%) VB.NET
7 25 (7.74%) C++
8 19 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 18 (5.57%) Python
10 12 (3.72%) Ruby
11 8 (2.48%) C
12 5 (1.55%) Scala
13 4 (1.24%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.24%) Delphi
13 4 (1.24%) Go
13 4 (1.24%) Groovy
13 4 (1.24%) MUMPS
13 4 (1.24%) Perl
13 4 (1.24%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.93%) ES6
Qualifications
1 108 (33.44%) Degree
2 10 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.48%) ISEB
4 7 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.55%) CCNA
6 5 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.62%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.31%) GCIH
8 1 (0.31%) GIAC
8 1 (0.31%) HND
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.74%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.55%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.55%) Docker
2 3 (0.93%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.62%) Postfix
3 2 (0.62%) Squid
3 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.62%) zsh
4 1 (0.31%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.93%) Puppet
2 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.62%) Nagios
3 1 (0.31%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 54 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.19%) Xamarin
3 12 (3.72%) Oracle
3 12 (3.72%) Zend
4 8 (2.48%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.17%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.86%) Cisco
6 6 (1.86%) Ektron
6 6 (1.86%) PayPal
6 6 (1.86%) Sage
7 5 (1.55%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.24%) Informatica
9 3 (0.93%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.93%) Google
9 3 (0.93%) SAP
10 2 (0.62%) Adobe
10 2 (0.62%) Niku
10 2 (0.62%) Remedy
10 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.62%) Telerik
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 16 hours ago
Shropshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £24425 - £25279 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: 3 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus package + pension + health care
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
TRG
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28892.00 - £37768.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28892.00 - £37768.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £18000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 24 days ago
Hereford & Worcestershire
TRG
Salary: 20000-26000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago