The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 16 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 5.45% 1.20% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 1.25% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £22,500 £19,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester 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
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 80 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 93.64% 96.39% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 95 76 76
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Junior
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Worcester region.

Junior Salary Trend in Worcester

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 8 (57.14%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (50.00%) SOAP
6 6 (42.86%) OOP
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) C
6 6 (42.86%) MFC
6 6 (42.86%) NUnit
6 6 (42.86%) Subversion
6 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
6 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 6 (42.86%) OOD
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
6 6 (42.86%) WCF
6 6 (42.86%) LINQ
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) NUnit
2 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) SOAP
5 6 (42.86%) MFC
5 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 6 (42.86%) WCF
5 6 (42.86%) LINQ
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 2 (14.29%) Spring
7 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
8 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) OOP
4 6 (42.86%) OO
4 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 6 (42.86%) OOD
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) C
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (7.14%) VBScript
7 1 (7.14%) Perl
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) VMware