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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 99 88 105
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 149 167 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.45% 3.15% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 3.25% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 138 146 113
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £31,900
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
5858 5143 4966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.38% 97.11% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4617 4308 4188
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,600
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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Staffordshire +24 43 £24,000 +6.66% 3
Birmingham -14 35 £23,500 -6.00% 9
Warwickshire -6 22 £27,500 +22.22%
Worcestershire +3 19 £23,500 -6.00% 3
Coventry -10 9 £26,500 -24.28% 3
Shropshire -13 8 £25,500 +2.00% 1
Herefordshire - 7 £22,500 -
Solihull -4 3 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Wolverhampton -6 2 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Dudley +10 1 £25,000 -11.50% 1
Bilston 0 1 £25,500 -8.92%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £21,500 -
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 119 (39.93%) C#
2 113 (37.92%) Degree
3 112 (37.58%) .NET
4 105 (35.23%) HTML
5 96 (32.21%) JavaScript
6 89 (29.87%) CSS
7 79 (26.51%) ASP.NET
8 77 (25.84%) SQL
9 75 (25.17%) SQL Server
10 65 (21.81%) Microsoft
11 59 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (19.13%) Computer Science
13 55 (18.46%) Java
14 51 (17.11%) MVC
15 49 (16.44%) C++
16 47 (15.77%) Software Engineering
17 46 (15.44%) VB.NET
18 41 (13.76%) jQuery
19 40 (13.42%) Web Development
19 40 (13.42%) HTML5
20 37 (12.42%) OO
21 35 (11.74%) XML
22 26 (8.72%) MS Excel
22 26 (8.72%) Finance
23 25 (8.39%) OOP
23 25 (8.39%) Web Services
23 25 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
24 24 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
25 23 (7.72%) AngularJS
25 23 (7.72%) E-Commerce

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 9 (3.02%) CMS
2 6 (2.01%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.68%) WordPress
4 4 (1.34%) SAS
4 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.01%) Confluence
6 2 (0.67%) Apache
6 2 (0.67%) nginx
6 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.34%) Drupal
7 1 (0.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 26 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.03%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.34%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.34%) HipChat
5 1 (0.34%) Simulink
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) SAP HCM
1 4 (1.34%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.68%) Office 365
2 6 (2.01%) Google Play
2 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.68%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.34%) SaaS
4 4 (1.34%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.68%) Firewall
2 7 (2.35%) LAN
2 7 (2.35%) WAN
3 6 (2.01%) VPN
4 5 (1.68%) Internet
5 2 (0.67%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.34%) HTTP
6 1 (0.34%) IPv4
6 1 (0.34%) PBX
6 1 (0.34%) Skype
6 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.38%) MySQL
3 15 (5.03%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.01%) SQLite
6 5 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.68%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.34%) SAP BW
8 3 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.67%) OrientDB
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.34%) GIS
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.03%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.35%) Subversion
4 6 (2.01%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.34%) JIRA
6 2 (0.67%) Babel
6 2 (0.67%) Gradle
6 2 (0.67%) Grunt
6 2 (0.67%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.67%) Maven
6 2 (0.67%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.67%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 26 (8.72%) Finance
2 12 (4.03%) Retail
3 10 (3.36%) Games
3 10 (3.36%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.02%) Marketing
5 7 (2.35%) Publishing
6 5 (1.68%) Advertising
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
7 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (37.58%) .NET
2 105 (35.23%) HTML
3 89 (29.87%) CSS
4 79 (26.51%) ASP.NET
5 41 (13.76%) jQuery
6 40 (13.42%) HTML5
7 35 (11.74%) XML
8 25 (8.39%) Web Services
9 24 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (7.72%) AngularJS
11 18 (6.04%) WinForms
12 14 (4.70%) Ajax
12 14 (4.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (4.36%) .NET Framework
13 13 (4.36%) CSS3
13 13 (4.36%) WPF
14 12 (4.03%) REST
14 12 (4.03%) XHTML
15 11 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (3.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.13%) Computer Science
2 25 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.70%) Artificial Intelligence
4 15 (5.03%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.03%) Fat Client
5 12 (4.03%) Thin Client
6 11 (3.69%) User Experience
7 8 (2.68%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.35%) Social Media
9 5 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.68%) EPoS
10 4 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.34%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.01%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.01%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.67%) CUDA
12 2 (0.67%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.04%) Windows
2 15 (5.03%) Android
3 11 (3.69%) Linux
4 9 (3.02%) Unix
5 6 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (17.11%) MVC
3 47 (15.77%) Software Engineering
4 40 (13.42%) Web Development
5 37 (12.42%) OO
6 25 (8.39%) OOP
7 23 (7.72%) E-Commerce
8 18 (6.04%) Mentoring
9 17 (5.70%) Project Management
9 17 (5.70%) Time Management
10 16 (5.37%) SDLC
11 14 (4.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (4.36%) Software Testing
12 13 (4.36%) Unit Testing
12 13 (4.36%) Web Application Development
13 12 (4.03%) Analytics
13 12 (4.03%) Android Development
13 12 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (3.69%) PRINCE2
15 9 (3.02%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (39.93%) C#
2 96 (32.21%) JavaScript
3 77 (25.84%) SQL
4 55 (18.46%) Java
5 49 (16.44%) C++
6 46 (15.44%) VB.NET
7 22 (7.38%) PHP
8 14 (4.70%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.02%) C
9 9 (3.02%) Python
10 8 (2.68%) Ruby
11 7 (2.35%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.35%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.35%) VB
12 3 (1.01%) Groovy
13 2 (0.67%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.67%) ES6
13 2 (0.67%) Scala
14 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 113 (37.92%) Degree
2 17 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.03%) CCNA
5 10 (3.36%) ISEB
6 9 (3.02%) ISTQB
7 7 (2.35%) CCNP
8 5 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.34%) HND
9 4 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.34%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.34%) CCIP
10 1 (0.34%) GCIH
10 1 (0.34%) GIAC
10 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.34%) PMP
10 1 (0.34%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.70%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.67%) Cygwin
1 2 (0.67%) Docker
1 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.34%) Snort
2 1 (0.34%) vSphere
2 1 (0.34%) zsh
Systems Management
1 4 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.67%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (21.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.03%) Oracle
3 12 (4.03%) Google
4 10 (3.36%) HP
4 10 (3.36%) SAP
5 7 (2.35%) Cisco
5 7 (2.35%) Juniper
6 5 (1.68%) Informatica
7 4 (1.34%) Nintex
8 3 (1.01%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.01%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.67%) Remedy
9 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.67%) Zend
10 1 (0.34%) Adobe
10 1 (0.34%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.34%) EMC
10 1 (0.34%) LogLogic
10 1 (0.34%) Nortel
10 1 (0.34%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Recruitment Revolution.com
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £10000 - £25000 Per Annum Uncapped Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands
The SmartList
Posted: 10 days ago
Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
Bretterick Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 to £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Training Room
Salary: Training course that once completed will lead to permanent employment
Posted: 23 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
onezeero.
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wolverhampton
The SmartList
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago