The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 19 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 18 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.33% 3.47% 7.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% 3.59% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 18
Average salary £20,750 £23,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £28,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 195 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 97.93% 96.53% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 175 166 234
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Junior
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Junior Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Junior
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromsgrove - 7 £19,000 - 1
Worcester - 6 £20,750 -
Malvern - 5 £21,500 -
Evesham 0 2 £28,500 +8.57%
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 33 (82.50%) JavaScript
2 23 (57.50%) HTML
2 23 (57.50%) CSS
3 22 (55.00%) C#
4 19 (47.50%) Degree
5 18 (45.00%) C++
5 18 (45.00%) .NET
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 14 (35.00%) VB.NET
7 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
7 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
8 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
9 12 (30.00%) Java
10 11 (27.50%) Linux
10 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
10 11 (27.50%) MVC
11 10 (25.00%) Windows
12 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
12 9 (22.50%) XML
12 9 (22.50%) PHP
12 9 (22.50%) SQL
12 9 (22.50%) VMware
12 9 (22.50%) vSphere
12 9 (22.50%) User Experience
13 8 (20.00%) DevOps
13 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (20.00%) Hudson
13 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 8 (20.00%) CSS3
13 8 (20.00%) Puppet

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 8 (20.00%) JBoss
1 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
2 8 (20.00%) Hudson
2 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 8 (20.00%) Maven
3 7 (17.50%) Ant
3 7 (17.50%) Mercurial
3 7 (17.50%) Artifactory
General
1 8 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) HTML
1 23 (57.50%) CSS
2 18 (45.00%) .NET
3 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (22.50%) XML
5 8 (20.00%) CSS3
5 8 (20.00%) HTML5
5 8 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (5.00%) Spring
6 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (22.50%) User Experience
3 8 (20.00%) W3C
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
2 11 (27.50%) MVC
3 8 (20.00%) DevOps
3 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
4 6 (15.00%) Web Development
5 5 (12.50%) B2B
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Software Deployment
6 3 (7.50%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) System Testing
8 1 (2.50%) UML
8 1 (2.50%) Project Management
8 1 (2.50%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) C#
3 18 (45.00%) C++
4 14 (35.00%) VB.NET
5 12 (30.00%) Java
6 9 (22.50%) PHP
6 9 (22.50%) SQL
7 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (20.00%) VBScript
7 8 (20.00%) Perl
7 8 (20.00%) Python
8 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCSD
2 1 (2.50%) HND
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) vSphere
2 8 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago