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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 38 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 14 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.58% 3.01% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 3.05% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 6
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -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
298 262 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 97.39% 98.50% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 269 225 201
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
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 29 July 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
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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 -4 4 £28,750 +33.72%
Bromsgrove - 4 £20,000 -
Malvern - 4 £25,000 -
Redditch -9 2 £24,000 +11.62%
Junior
West Midlands

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (55.56%) C#
1 20 (55.56%) HTML
1 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 19 (52.78%) MVC
3 15 (41.67%) C++
4 14 (38.89%) XML
5 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 13 (36.11%) SQL
5 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
6 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 12 (33.33%) CSS
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.00%) MFC
7 9 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (25.00%) Degree
7 9 (25.00%) WCF
7 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 8 (22.22%) Java
8 8 (22.22%) SOAP
8 8 (22.22%) OOP
9 7 (19.44%) OO
9 7 (19.44%) VB.NET
9 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (19.44%) TDD
9 7 (19.44%) Mathematics
9 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
9 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.67%) NUnit
2 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Electronics
2 4 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) HTML
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) XML
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
4 12 (33.33%) CSS
5 9 (25.00%) WCF
5 9 (25.00%) MFC
6 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 8 (22.22%) SOAP
7 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
8 6 (16.67%) LINQ
9 4 (11.11%) WPF
10 3 (8.33%) Web Services
10 3 (8.33%) jQuery
10 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.56%) HTML5
11 2 (5.56%) JSON
11 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mathematics
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Robotics
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.56%) Physics
4 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) MVC
2 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.22%) OOP
4 7 (19.44%) OO
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) TDD
5 6 (16.67%) OOD
5 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.56%) SDLC
7 2 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (5.56%) Android Development
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.78%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C#
1 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (41.67%) C++
3 13 (36.11%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) VB.NET
6 6 (16.67%) C
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Zend