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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 114 81 99
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 135 176 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.19% 3.05% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 3.15% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 124 159 125
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £32,500 £32,100
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
5932 5588 5153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.83% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4657 4628 4364
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -12 39 £23,500 -6.00% 5
Staffordshire +5 36 £23,500 -17.54% 3
Warwickshire -18 19 £27,500 +10.00%
Worcestershire +4 12 £23,250 -3.12%
Coventry -1 8 £27,500 -5.17%
Shropshire -13 8 £27,500 +4.76% 2
Herefordshire - 6 £22,500 -
Wolverhampton -2 3 £35,000 +25.00%
Solihull -10 3 £27,000 -1.81%
Dudley +2 2 £25,000 +4.16%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £23,250 -
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 124 (40.00%) C#
1 124 (40.00%) HTML
2 116 (37.42%) Degree
3 115 (37.10%) .NET
4 114 (36.77%) JavaScript
5 103 (33.23%) CSS
6 84 (27.10%) SQL Server
6 84 (27.10%) SQL
7 76 (24.52%) ASP.NET
8 66 (21.29%) Microsoft
9 63 (20.32%) Computer Science
10 61 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (18.39%) Java
12 54 (17.42%) MVC
13 51 (16.45%) C++
14 47 (15.16%) VB.NET
14 47 (15.16%) jQuery
15 46 (14.84%) Software Engineering
15 46 (14.84%) XML
16 44 (14.19%) HTML5
17 40 (12.90%) OO
18 39 (12.58%) Web Development
19 34 (10.97%) PHP
20 29 (9.35%) Finance
20 29 (9.35%) MS Excel
20 29 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (9.03%) OOP
22 25 (8.06%) Web Services
22 25 (8.06%) MySQL
22 25 (8.06%) AngularJS

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 14 (4.52%) CMS
2 6 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.94%) Umbraco
3 5 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (1.61%) WordPress
4 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.97%) Apache
5 3 (0.97%) Confluence
5 3 (0.97%) nginx
5 3 (0.97%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.65%) SAS
7 1 (0.32%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.32%) Drupal
7 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.84%) MS Office
3 4 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.32%) Blender
6 1 (0.32%) HipChat
6 1 (0.32%) InVision
6 1 (0.32%) Simulink
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 6 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.61%) SAP HCM
3 4 (1.29%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.23%) Office 365
2 5 (1.61%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.61%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.29%) Google Play
3 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) GitHub
4 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.94%) Firewall
1 6 (1.94%) Internet
2 5 (1.61%) VPN
3 4 (1.29%) LAN
3 4 (1.29%) WAN
4 2 (0.65%) VoIP
5 1 (0.32%) ADSL
5 1 (0.32%) DNS
5 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) MPLS
5 1 (0.32%) PBX
5 1 (0.32%) PSTN
5 1 (0.32%) Skype
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (27.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.06%) MySQL
3 14 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.94%) SQLite
7 4 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.29%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.97%) OLTP
8 3 (0.97%) OrientDB
8 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.32%) DB2
10 1 (0.32%) GIS
10 1 (0.32%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (5.81%) Git (software)
1 18 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.58%) Grunt
3 6 (1.94%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.94%) Subversion
4 5 (1.61%) gulp
4 5 (1.61%) Jasmine
4 5 (1.61%) Mocha
4 5 (1.61%) Protractor
5 4 (1.29%) JIRA
5 4 (1.29%) Maven
6 3 (0.97%) Babel
6 3 (0.97%) Gradle
6 3 (0.97%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.97%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 29 (9.35%) Finance
2 13 (4.19%) Marketing
3 12 (3.87%) Retail
4 11 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.23%) Advertising
5 10 (3.23%) Games
6 7 (2.26%) Publishing
7 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.65%) Automotive
8 2 (0.65%) Back Office
8 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (40.00%) HTML
2 115 (37.10%) .NET
3 103 (33.23%) CSS
4 76 (24.52%) ASP.NET
5 47 (15.16%) jQuery
6 46 (14.84%) XML
7 44 (14.19%) HTML5
8 25 (8.06%) AngularJS
8 25 (8.06%) Web Services
9 23 (7.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (5.48%) CSS3
10 17 (5.48%) WinForms
11 14 (4.52%) Ajax
12 13 (4.19%) WPF
13 12 (3.87%) Spring
14 11 (3.55%) .NET Framework
14 11 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (3.23%) JSON
15 10 (3.23%) REST
15 10 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 63 (20.32%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.48%) User Experience
4 16 (5.16%) Artificial Intelligence
5 14 (4.52%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.87%) Fat Client
6 12 (3.87%) Social Media
6 12 (3.87%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.58%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.61%) EPoS
9 4 (1.29%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.97%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.97%) Fintech
10 3 (0.97%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.65%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.65%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.81%) Windows
2 14 (4.52%) Android
3 9 (2.90%) Linux
4 8 (2.58%) Unix
5 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (17.42%) MVC
3 46 (14.84%) Software Engineering
4 40 (12.90%) OO
5 39 (12.58%) Web Development
6 28 (9.03%) OOP
7 22 (7.10%) E-Commerce
8 21 (6.77%) SDLC
9 16 (5.16%) Mentoring
10 15 (4.84%) Open Source
10 15 (4.84%) Project Management
11 14 (4.52%) Analytics
11 14 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (4.52%) Software Testing
11 14 (4.52%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (4.19%) Time Management
13 12 (3.87%) Scrum
13 12 (3.87%) Unit Testing
14 11 (3.55%) ETL
14 11 (3.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 124 (40.00%) C#
2 114 (36.77%) JavaScript
3 84 (27.10%) SQL
4 57 (18.39%) Java
5 51 (16.45%) C++
6 47 (15.16%) VB.NET
7 34 (10.97%) PHP
8 21 (6.77%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.23%) Python
10 9 (2.90%) Ruby
11 7 (2.26%) C
11 7 (2.26%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.94%) VB
13 5 (1.61%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.29%) Groovy
15 3 (0.97%) ES6
15 3 (0.97%) Scala
16 2 (0.65%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 116 (37.42%) Degree
2 14 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.55%) ISEB
4 10 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.58%) CCNA
5 8 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.29%) CCNP
7 4 (1.29%) HND
8 3 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.32%) GCIH
9 1 (0.32%) GIAC
9 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.32%) PMP
9 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.48%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.29%) Docker
2 3 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.97%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.65%) zsh
4 1 (0.32%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.32%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.32%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (21.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.48%) Oracle
3 12 (3.87%) SAP
4 10 (3.23%) Google
5 8 (2.58%) HP
5 8 (2.58%) Zend
6 6 (1.94%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.94%) Informatica
7 5 (1.61%) Cisco
7 5 (1.61%) Ektron
7 5 (1.61%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.29%) Juniper
8 4 (1.29%) Nintex
9 3 (0.97%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.97%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.65%) IBM
10 2 (0.65%) Remedy
10 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.65%) Siebel
11 1 (0.32%) Cognos
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