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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 24 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 16 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.55% 4.55% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.62% 4.66% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 17
Average salary £21,500 £24,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.24% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,450 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.03%
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
210 236 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 99.06% 97.52% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 194 204 244
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £22,000 £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 24 December 2014. 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
Worcester - 5 £22,000 -
Bromsgrove +5 3 £18,000 -32.07%
Redditch +7 2 £21,000 -33.33%
Malvern - 2 £21,500 -
Evesham +6 1 £28,500 +26.66%
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 30 (81.08%) JavaScript
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 22 (59.46%) CSS
3 18 (48.65%) C#
4 16 (43.24%) .NET
5 15 (40.54%) Degree
6 14 (37.84%) C++
6 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
7 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
8 12 (32.43%) SQL
9 11 (29.73%) VB.NET
9 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
10 10 (27.03%) jQuery
11 9 (24.32%) MVC
11 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
11 9 (24.32%) User Experience
12 8 (21.62%) Java
12 8 (21.62%) PHP
12 8 (21.62%) XML
12 8 (21.62%) Linux
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.62%) W3C
12 8 (21.62%) Retail
12 8 (21.62%) Web Development
12 8 (21.62%) Web Accessibility
12 8 (21.62%) HTML5
12 8 (21.62%) CSS3
12 8 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (18.92%) Windows
14 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (13.51%) JBoss
1 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.51%) CruiseControl
2 5 (13.51%) Maven
2 5 (13.51%) Hudson
2 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.81%) Ant
3 4 (10.81%) Artifactory
3 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (21.62%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) CSS
1 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 16 (43.24%) .NET
3 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.03%) jQuery
5 8 (21.62%) HTML5
5 8 (21.62%) CSS3
5 8 (21.62%) XML
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE
7 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
1 9 (24.32%) User Experience
2 8 (21.62%) W3C
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Physics
4 1 (2.70%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
2 9 (24.32%) MVC
3 8 (21.62%) Web Development
3 8 (21.62%) Web Accessibility
3 8 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) B2B
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps
6 4 (10.81%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
8 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.41%) System Testing
9 1 (2.70%) UML
9 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) C++
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 11 (29.73%) VB.NET
6 8 (21.62%) PHP
6 8 (21.62%) Java
7 5 (13.51%) Perl
7 5 (13.51%) VBScript
7 5 (13.51%) Python
7 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
8 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MCSD
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) vSphere
2 5 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle