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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 109 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 137 164 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.35% 2.86% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 2.99% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 124 153 133
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
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
5585 5484 5349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.63% 95.79% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 4516 4434
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 August 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 August 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 +13 57 £22,985 -8.06% 8
Staffordshire -6 21 £25,000 - 2
Coventry +1 15 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Warwickshire -17 15 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Shropshire -8 7 £26,000 -
Wolverhampton - 7 £22,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £25,000 -
Herefordshire -6 2 £22,500 +4.65% 2
Dudley -7 2 £25,000 -
Worcestershire +6 1 £22,500 -10.00%
Halesowen +2 1 £20,000 -15.78% 4
Solihull +2 1 £28,500 +14.00% 3
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 (45.30%) JavaScript
2 124 (43.21%) HTML
3 113 (39.37%) CSS
4 106 (36.93%) C#
5 94 (32.75%) Degree
6 86 (29.97%) .NET
7 77 (26.83%) SQL
7 77 (26.83%) SQL Server
8 61 (21.25%) jQuery
9 54 (18.82%) ASP.NET
10 53 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (17.42%) PHP
12 49 (17.07%) Microsoft
12 49 (17.07%) Computer Science
13 47 (16.38%) Java
14 46 (16.03%) MVC
15 45 (15.68%) HTML5
16 41 (14.29%) MySQL
17 37 (12.89%) XML
18 36 (12.54%) OO
19 32 (11.15%) VB.NET
20 30 (10.45%) Web Development
20 30 (10.45%) CSS3
20 30 (10.45%) AngularJS
21 28 (9.76%) MS Excel
22 27 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
23 25 (8.71%) E-Commerce
23 25 (8.71%) C++
24 24 (8.36%) Software Engineering
24 24 (8.36%) 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 13 (4.53%) CMS
1 13 (4.53%) WordPress
2 9 (3.14%) Apache
3 7 (2.44%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.05%) Confluence
6 3 (1.05%) nginx
6 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.70%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.70%) Drupal
7 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.70%) Blender
3 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.70%) Open Workbench
3 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.35%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.35%) HipChat
4 1 (0.35%) MS Project
4 1 (0.35%) Simulink
4 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.35%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 7 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.09%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.70%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.79%) Office 365
2 6 (2.09%) Sage Pay
3 5 (1.74%) GitHub
4 4 (1.39%) Google Play
4 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.39%) DNS
2 3 (1.05%) DHCP
2 3 (1.05%) FTP
2 3 (1.05%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.05%) LAN
2 3 (1.05%) VoIP
2 3 (1.05%) WAN
3 2 (0.70%) Firewall
3 2 (0.70%) Internet
3 2 (0.70%) VPN
4 1 (0.35%) ADSL
4 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.35%) MPLS
4 1 (0.35%) PBX
4 1 (0.35%) PSTN
4 1 (0.35%) Skype
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 41 (14.29%) MySQL
3 13 (4.53%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.09%) SQLite
6 5 (1.74%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.05%) OLTP
8 3 (1.05%) OrientDB
9 2 (0.70%) Big Data
9 2 (0.70%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.70%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (6.27%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.53%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.83%) Grunt
4 9 (3.14%) Subversion
5 8 (2.79%) gulp
5 8 (2.79%) Jasmine
5 8 (2.79%) Mocha
5 8 (2.79%) Protractor
6 7 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.74%) JIRA
7 5 (1.74%) Maven
8 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.05%) Babel
9 3 (1.05%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.05%) Gradle
9 3 (1.05%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.05%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.05%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.70%) NUnit
10 2 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (8.36%) Finance
2 10 (3.48%) Advertising
2 10 (3.48%) Games
3 9 (3.14%) Marketing
3 9 (3.14%) Retail
4 6 (2.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.05%) Automotive
5 3 (1.05%) Legal
5 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.70%) Back Office
6 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.70%) Publishing
7 1 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (43.21%) HTML
2 113 (39.37%) CSS
3 86 (29.97%) .NET
4 61 (21.25%) jQuery
5 54 (18.82%) ASP.NET
6 45 (15.68%) HTML5
7 37 (12.89%) XML
8 30 (10.45%) AngularJS
8 30 (10.45%) CSS3
9 23 (8.01%) Web Services
10 20 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (6.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (5.23%) RESTful
13 13 (4.53%) REST
14 12 (4.18%) Sass
14 12 (4.18%) SOAP
15 10 (3.48%) Ajax
16 9 (3.14%) JSON
16 9 (3.14%) React
16 9 (3.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.32%) User Experience
4 17 (5.92%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.18%) Social Media
6 11 (3.83%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.05%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.05%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.05%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.70%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.70%) Fintech
9 2 (0.70%) iPad
9 2 (0.70%) Oculus Rift
9 2 (0.70%) Physics
10 1 (0.35%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.67%) Android
2 18 (6.27%) Windows
3 11 (3.83%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.48%) Linux
5 7 (2.44%) Unix
6 4 (1.39%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.05%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (16.03%) MVC
3 36 (12.54%) OO
4 30 (10.45%) Web Development
5 25 (8.71%) E-Commerce
6 24 (8.36%) OOP
6 24 (8.36%) SDLC
6 24 (8.36%) Software Engineering
7 21 (7.32%) Open Source
8 20 (6.97%) Project Management
9 17 (5.92%) Scrum
10 13 (4.53%) Android Development
11 12 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (4.18%) Web Design
12 11 (3.83%) CRM
12 11 (3.83%) Software Testing
13 10 (3.48%) ETL
13 10 (3.48%) Front End Development
14 9 (3.14%) Mentoring
14 9 (3.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 130 (45.30%) JavaScript
2 106 (36.93%) C#
3 77 (26.83%) SQL
4 50 (17.42%) PHP
5 47 (16.38%) Java
6 32 (11.15%) VB.NET
7 25 (8.71%) C++
8 17 (5.92%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.48%) Python
10 8 (2.79%) Ruby
11 5 (1.74%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.39%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.39%) C
12 4 (1.39%) Groovy
12 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.05%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.05%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (1.05%) ES6
13 3 (1.05%) Perl
13 3 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 94 (32.75%) Degree
2 11 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.44%) ISEB
4 6 (2.09%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.70%) CCNA
5 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.70%) HND
6 1 (0.35%) GCIH
6 1 (0.35%) GIAC
6 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.57%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.74%) Docker
2 4 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.05%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.70%) Postfix
4 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.70%) zsh
5 1 (0.35%) Snort
5 1 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.05%) Puppet
2 2 (0.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.70%) Nagios
3 1 (0.35%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.53%) Oracle
3 12 (4.18%) Zend
4 7 (2.44%) EPiServer
4 7 (2.44%) Google
5 6 (2.09%) Ektron
5 6 (2.09%) Informatica
5 6 (2.09%) PayPal
5 6 (2.09%) Sage
5 6 (2.09%) SAP
5 6 (2.09%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.09%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.05%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.05%) Cisco
7 2 (0.70%) IBM
7 2 (0.70%) Niku
7 2 (0.70%) Remedy
7 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.70%) Telerik
7 2 (0.70%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension + medical care
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £300000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Interserve plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago