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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 34 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 13 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.94% 4.85% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 4.98% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 5
Average salary £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
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
258 221 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.10% 97.36% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 219 191 186
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram 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 29 August 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
Redditch -2 8 £21,000 -16.00%
Worcester -5 2 £21,500 - 1
Malvern - 2 £27,500 -
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) W3C
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 3 (21.43%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (14.29%) vSphere
7 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
2 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) CSS3
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) W3C
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Pay per click
4 1 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) VBScript
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) Perl
7 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSD
3 1 (7.14%) HND
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Google