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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 108 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 133 174 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.18% 2.94% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 3.07% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 118 156 134
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £32,500 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
5861 5674 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.97% 95.84% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4629 4654 4275
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +4 46 £23,250 -7.00% 12
Staffordshire +11 32 £23,000 -19.36% 5
Warwickshire -23 17 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Coventry +3 11 £27,500 -3.50%
Shropshire -6 6 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Worcestershire +1 5 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Wolverhampton 0 5 £22,500 -19.64%
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £25,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £22,500 -
Solihull -3 2 £27,750 +0.90%
Dudley -5 2 £25,000 +4.16%
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 130 (43.05%) HTML
2 123 (40.73%) JavaScript
3 116 (38.41%) C#
4 115 (38.08%) CSS
5 103 (34.11%) .NET
6 98 (32.45%) Degree
7 89 (29.47%) SQL Server
8 82 (27.15%) SQL
9 67 (22.19%) ASP.NET
10 62 (20.53%) Microsoft
11 58 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (18.54%) MVC
13 54 (17.88%) Computer Science
13 54 (17.88%) jQuery
14 50 (16.56%) Java
15 45 (14.90%) XML
16 44 (14.57%) PHP
17 43 (14.24%) C++
18 42 (13.91%) HTML5
19 41 (13.58%) VB.NET
20 39 (12.91%) OO
21 37 (12.25%) Web Development
22 36 (11.92%) Software Engineering
23 32 (10.60%) MySQL
24 28 (9.27%) MS Excel
24 28 (9.27%) AngularJS
25 27 (8.94%) OOP
26 26 (8.61%) Finance
26 26 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
27 25 (8.28%) SDLC

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 15 (4.97%) CMS
2 8 (2.65%) WordPress
3 7 (2.32%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.32%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.66%) Apache
6 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.99%) Confluence
7 3 (0.99%) nginx
7 3 (0.99%) SAS
7 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.66%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.66%) Drupal
8 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.30%) MS Office
3 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.66%) Blender
4 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.33%) HipChat
5 1 (0.33%) Simulink
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.33%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.32%) SAP SD
3 3 (0.99%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.31%) Office 365
2 5 (1.66%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.32%) Google Play
4 3 (0.99%) GitHub
4 3 (0.99%) SaaS
4 3 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.66%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.99%) Internet
2 3 (0.99%) Firewall
2 3 (0.99%) LAN
2 3 (0.99%) VoIP
2 3 (0.99%) WAN
3 2 (0.66%) VPN
4 1 (0.33%) ADSL
4 1 (0.33%) DNS
4 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.33%) FTP
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.33%) MPLS
4 1 (0.33%) PBX
4 1 (0.33%) PSTN
4 1 (0.33%) Skype
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (29.47%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.60%) MySQL
3 14 (4.64%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.99%) SQLite
7 5 (1.66%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.32%) SAP BW
8 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.99%) OLTP
9 3 (0.99%) OrientDB
9 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.33%) DB2
11 1 (0.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (5.63%) Git (software)
1 17 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.64%) Grunt
3 8 (2.65%) gulp
3 8 (2.65%) Jasmine
3 8 (2.65%) Mocha
3 8 (2.65%) Protractor
4 7 (2.32%) Eclipse
4 7 (2.32%) Subversion
5 5 (1.66%) Maven
6 3 (0.99%) Babel
6 3 (0.99%) Gradle
6 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.99%) JIRA
6 3 (0.99%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.99%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.33%) Xcode
General
1 26 (8.61%) Finance
2 11 (3.64%) Advertising
2 11 (3.64%) Marketing
3 10 (3.31%) Games
3 10 (3.31%) Retail
4 9 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.32%) Publishing
6 3 (0.99%) Automotive
6 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.66%) Back Office
7 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (43.05%) HTML
2 115 (38.08%) CSS
3 103 (34.11%) .NET
4 67 (22.19%) ASP.NET
5 54 (17.88%) jQuery
6 45 (14.90%) XML
7 42 (13.91%) HTML5
8 28 (9.27%) AngularJS
9 25 (8.28%) Web Services
10 22 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (6.95%) CSS3
12 15 (4.97%) RESTful
13 14 (4.64%) Ajax
14 12 (3.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (3.64%) Sass
16 10 (3.31%) .NET Framework
16 10 (3.31%) JSON
16 10 (3.31%) REST
16 10 (3.31%) WinForms
16 10 (3.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (17.88%) Computer Science
2 26 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.29%) User Experience
4 15 (4.97%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.97%) Social Media
6 11 (3.64%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.31%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (2.32%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.32%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.66%) EPoS
10 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.99%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.66%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.66%) Fintech
12 2 (0.66%) Oculus Rift
12 2 (0.66%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.63%) Android
2 14 (4.64%) Windows
3 6 (1.99%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.99%) Linux
4 4 (1.32%) Unix
5 3 (0.99%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.54%) MVC
3 39 (12.91%) OO
4 37 (12.25%) Web Development
5 36 (11.92%) Software Engineering
6 27 (8.94%) OOP
7 25 (8.28%) SDLC
8 22 (7.28%) E-Commerce
9 19 (6.29%) Open Source
10 16 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (4.97%) Project Management
12 13 (4.30%) Software Testing
13 12 (3.97%) Analytics
13 12 (3.97%) ETL
13 12 (3.97%) Scrum
14 11 (3.64%) Time Management
14 11 (3.64%) Unit Testing
15 10 (3.31%) CRM
15 10 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (3.31%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (40.73%) JavaScript
2 116 (38.41%) C#
3 82 (27.15%) SQL
4 50 (16.56%) Java
5 44 (14.57%) PHP
6 43 (14.24%) C++
7 41 (13.58%) VB.NET
8 23 (7.62%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.97%) Python
10 9 (2.98%) Ruby
11 8 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.99%) C
13 5 (1.66%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.32%) Groovy
14 4 (1.32%) VB
15 3 (0.99%) ES6
15 3 (0.99%) Scala
16 2 (0.66%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.66%) Go
Qualifications
1 98 (32.45%) Degree
2 12 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.31%) ISEB
4 9 (2.98%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.32%) HND
7 1 (0.33%) CCNA
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) GCIH
7 1 (0.33%) GIAC
7 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.97%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.66%) Docker
2 4 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.99%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.66%) Postfix
4 2 (0.66%) zsh
5 1 (0.33%) Snort
5 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.99%) Puppet
2 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.66%) Nagios
3 1 (0.33%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (20.53%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.63%) Oracle
3 12 (3.97%) Zend
4 11 (3.64%) Google
5 10 (3.31%) SAP
6 7 (2.32%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.99%) Ektron
7 6 (1.99%) Informatica
7 6 (1.99%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.32%) HP
8 4 (1.32%) Nintex
9 3 (0.99%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.99%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.66%) IBM
10 2 (0.66%) PayPal
10 2 (0.66%) Remedy
10 2 (0.66%) Sage
10 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.66%) Siebel
10 2 (0.66%) Telerik
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Holidays, Pension, Discounts.
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stratospherec
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on your experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25 - £30 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £20,895 to £25,074 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £350 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 21k per year
Posted: 13 days ago