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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 69 80 107
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 200 145 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.67% 2.85% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 2.94% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 185 134 130
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
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
5274 4936 5556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.86% 97.11% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4194 4153 4905
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +2 64 £23,500 -6.00% 10
Worcestershire +12 28 £24,500 +16.66% 5
Coventry +5 22 £22,500 -25.00%
Herefordshire - 22 £26,250 - 1
Shropshire +3 17 £23,500 -18.96%
Warwickshire +11 15 £22,500 -2.17% 2
Staffordshire -27 11 £28,625 +27.22% 3
Halesowen - 8 £24,500 - 3
Solihull -6 6 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Walsall - 2 £27,500 -
Wolverhampton +4 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £22,500 -
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 143 (41.45%) JavaScript
2 133 (38.55%) HTML
3 129 (37.39%) C#
4 125 (36.23%) CSS
5 117 (33.91%) Degree
6 99 (28.70%) .NET
7 85 (24.64%) SQL
8 76 (22.03%) SQL Server
9 72 (20.87%) PHP
10 67 (19.42%) MVC
11 63 (18.26%) ASP.NET
12 59 (17.10%) jQuery
13 51 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
14 50 (14.49%) Microsoft
15 49 (14.20%) MySQL
16 46 (13.33%) Windows
17 42 (12.17%) Java
17 42 (12.17%) Mobile App
18 41 (11.88%) Computer Science
18 41 (11.88%) Web Development
19 39 (11.30%) HTML5
20 38 (11.01%) Web Services
21 37 (10.72%) TDD
22 36 (10.43%) Apple iOS
23 34 (9.86%) Linux
23 34 (9.86%) AngularJS
24 33 (9.57%) Visual Studio
25 32 (9.28%) XML
25 32 (9.28%) Android
26 29 (8.41%) 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 17 (4.93%) Apache
2 15 (4.35%) CMS
2 15 (4.35%) Umbraco
3 10 (2.90%) WordPress
4 6 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.58%) Drupal
6 2 (0.58%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (0.58%) Orchard CMS
6 2 (0.58%) SAS
7 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.29%) IIS
7 1 (0.29%) JBoss
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.77%) MS Office
3 6 (1.74%) MS Project
4 5 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.45%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.58%) Blender
6 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.74%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.58%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.58%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.58%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.29%) Magento
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.61%) SaaS
3 8 (2.32%) GitHub
4 6 (1.74%) Sage Pay
5 4 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.90%) DNS
2 7 (2.03%) DHCP
3 6 (1.74%) HTTP
4 4 (1.16%) LAN
5 3 (0.87%) FTP
5 3 (0.87%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.87%) Internet
5 3 (0.87%) WAN
5 3 (0.87%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.29%) Skype
6 1 (0.29%) SMS
6 1 (0.29%) VoIP
6 1 (0.29%) VPN
6 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 49 (14.20%) MySQL
3 15 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.74%) InterSystems Cache
6 6 (1.74%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.45%) Redis
7 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.58%) Big Data
10 2 (0.58%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.58%) MS Access
10 2 (0.58%) OLTP
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.58%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 33 (9.57%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.96%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.51%) Subversion
4 12 (3.48%) JIRA
5 9 (2.61%) Grunt
5 9 (2.61%) gulp
6 8 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.74%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.74%) Jasmine
7 6 (1.74%) Mocha
7 6 (1.74%) Protractor
7 6 (1.74%) Xcode
8 5 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.45%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.16%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.16%) NUnit
10 3 (0.87%) Burp Suite
10 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.87%) Selenium
10 3 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (7.83%) Finance
2 21 (6.09%) Games
3 16 (4.64%) Retail
4 13 (3.77%) Marketing
5 8 (2.32%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.03%) Advertising
6 7 (2.03%) Banking
7 5 (1.45%) Electronics
7 5 (1.45%) Legal
8 4 (1.16%) Billing
8 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.87%) Automotive
9 3 (0.87%) French Language
10 2 (0.58%) Back Office
10 2 (0.58%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.58%) German Language
10 2 (0.58%) Law
10 2 (0.58%) Publishing
10 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (38.55%) HTML
2 125 (36.23%) CSS
3 99 (28.70%) .NET
4 63 (18.26%) ASP.NET
5 59 (17.10%) jQuery
6 39 (11.30%) HTML5
7 38 (11.01%) Web Services
8 34 (9.86%) AngularJS
9 32 (9.28%) XML
10 28 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (7.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (6.09%) CSS3
12 21 (6.09%) REST
12 21 (6.09%) SOAP
13 16 (4.64%) Ajax
14 15 (4.35%) RESTful
15 12 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (3.48%) LAMP
16 11 (3.19%) JSON
16 11 (3.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.17%) Mobile App
2 41 (11.88%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.09%) mHealth
4 18 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.35%) User Experience
6 12 (3.48%) Social Media
7 7 (2.03%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.74%) NHS
9 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.45%) Mobile Games
9 5 (1.45%) Physics
10 4 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.16%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.58%) Oculus Rift
13 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.29%) Fintech
13 1 (0.29%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 46 (13.33%) Windows
2 36 (10.43%) Apple iOS
3 34 (9.86%) Linux
4 32 (9.28%) Android
5 25 (7.25%) Windows Phone
6 18 (5.22%) Unix
7 9 (2.61%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.16%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (19.42%) MVC
2 51 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (11.88%) Web Development
4 37 (10.72%) TDD
5 29 (8.41%) SDLC
6 28 (8.12%) OO
7 27 (7.83%) Open Source
7 27 (7.83%) Project Management
8 25 (7.25%) Mobile Development
9 23 (6.67%) BDD
9 23 (6.67%) Web Design
10 20 (5.80%) OOP
10 20 (5.80%) Software Engineering
11 19 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (5.22%) iOS Development
13 16 (4.64%) Scrum
14 15 (4.35%) Game Development
15 13 (3.77%) E-Commerce
16 12 (3.48%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 143 (41.45%) JavaScript
2 129 (37.39%) C#
3 85 (24.64%) SQL
4 72 (20.87%) PHP
5 42 (12.17%) Java
6 26 (7.54%) C
7 25 (7.25%) Python
8 23 (6.67%) C++
9 16 (4.64%) VB.NET
10 13 (3.77%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.61%) Ruby
12 7 (2.03%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.03%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.74%) Delphi
13 6 (1.74%) MUMPS
14 4 (1.16%) Go
14 4 (1.16%) Perl
15 3 (0.87%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.87%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 117 (33.91%) Degree
2 7 (2.03%) CCNA
2 7 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.45%) HND
3 5 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.16%) ISEB
4 4 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.87%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.58%) CCENT
6 2 (0.58%) CCIE
6 2 (0.58%) CCNP
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.22%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.58%) Docker
2 2 (0.58%) Firmware
2 2 (0.58%) Postfix
2 2 (0.58%) Squid
2 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.58%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.67%) Xamarin
3 13 (3.77%) Oracle
4 11 (3.19%) Sitecore
5 10 (2.90%) Cisco
6 7 (2.03%) Zend
7 6 (1.74%) PayPal
7 6 (1.74%) Sage
8 5 (1.45%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.45%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.16%) Ektron
9 4 (1.16%) HP
9 4 (1.16%) SAP
10 3 (0.87%) Google
11 2 (0.58%) Niku
11 2 (0.58%) VMware
12 1 (0.29%) Adobe
12 1 (0.29%) Informatica
12 1 (0.29%) Siebel
12 1 (0.29%) Telerik
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum flexible working, pension, progression
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible working, pension, healthcar
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
TRG
Salary: 20000-32000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hereford
TRG
Salary: 20000-32000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago