The median annual salary for a Junior was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 104 84
Rank change year-on-year +26 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 51 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.73% 1.71% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 1.80% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 48 38 45
Median salary £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1814 2338 1763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.06% 95.00% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1764 1451
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Junior in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Birmingham

Junior
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Junior in Birmingham

Junior
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Birmingham

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 51 (53.13%) C#
2 48 (50.00%) Degree
3 41 (42.71%) .NET
4 34 (35.42%) ASP.NET
5 25 (26.04%) MVC
6 24 (25.00%) CSS
7 22 (22.92%) HTML
7 22 (22.92%) Java
7 22 (22.92%) SQL
7 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 18 (18.75%) Linux
9 18 (18.75%) Python
9 18 (18.75%) TDD
9 18 (18.75%) Marketing
10 17 (17.71%) BDD
10 17 (17.71%) J2EE
11 15 (15.63%) Games
12 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
12 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
12 14 (14.58%) Game Development
13 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
13 12 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 10 (10.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 10 (10.42%) Mobile Games
14 10 (10.42%) Web Development
15 9 (9.38%) jQuery
15 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (9.38%) PHP

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.17%) WordPress
2 3 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (2.08%) CMS
3 2 (2.08%) Drupal
3 2 (2.08%) IIS
3 2 (2.08%) OpenEdge
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.08%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.04%) InDesign
4 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.04%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.08%) GitHub
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
1 1 (1.04%) Internet
1 1 (1.04%) Intranet
1 1 (1.04%) LAN
1 1 (1.04%) NAS
1 1 (1.04%) Network Security
1 1 (1.04%) SAN
1 1 (1.04%) SMS
1 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.08%) DB2
4 2 (2.08%) MS Access
4 2 (2.08%) MySQL
4 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.04%) Big Data
5 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.04%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.04%) Ant
4 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.04%) JUnit
4 1 (1.04%) Maven
General
1 18 (18.75%) Marketing
2 15 (15.63%) Games
3 5 (5.21%) Automotive
4 4 (4.17%) Legal
4 4 (4.17%) Retail
5 3 (3.13%) Danish Language
5 3 (3.13%) Dutch Language
5 3 (3.13%) French Language
5 3 (3.13%) German Language
5 3 (3.13%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.13%) Swedish Language
6 2 (2.08%) Advertising
6 2 (2.08%) Billing
6 2 (2.08%) Electronics
6 2 (2.08%) Finance
6 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.71%) .NET
2 34 (35.42%) ASP.NET
3 24 (25.00%) CSS
4 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (22.92%) HTML
5 17 (17.71%) J2EE
6 12 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 9 (9.38%) jQuery
9 5 (5.21%) CSS3
10 4 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (4.17%) WPF
11 3 (3.13%) HTML5
12 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (2.08%) Node.js
12 2 (2.08%) React
12 2 (2.08%) REST
12 2 (2.08%) RESTful
12 2 (2.08%) Web Services
12 2 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Mobile Games
2 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.08%) mHealth
6 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.04%) CMDB
6 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Android
3 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.04%) Unix
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) MVC
2 21 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.75%) TDD
4 17 (17.71%) BDD
5 14 (14.58%) Game Development
6 10 (10.42%) Web Development
7 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.29%) ITIL
10 6 (6.25%) OO
10 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.21%) CRM
12 4 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
12 4 (4.17%) Front End Development
12 4 (4.17%) OOP
12 4 (4.17%) Time Management
13 3 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (3.13%) Mobile Development
13 3 (3.13%) SDLC
13 3 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.13%) C#
2 22 (22.92%) Java
2 22 (22.92%) SQL
3 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.75%) Python
4 9 (9.38%) PHP
5 8 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.25%) VBA
7 2 (2.08%) C
7 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.04%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.04%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.04%) Ruby
8 1 (1.04%) VB
8 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 48 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.08%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.08%) GNVQ
3 2 (2.08%) HND
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.04%) Docker
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.04%) SCCM
1 1 (1.04%) SCDPM
1 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) SAP
4 3 (3.13%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.04%) Adobe
6 1 (1.04%) Citrix
6 1 (1.04%) CommVault
6 1 (1.04%) Dell
6 1 (1.04%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (1.04%) EMC
6 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.04%) Twitter
6 1 (1.04%) VMware
6 1 (1.04%) Zend
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & package
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Technical Futures
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 25,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £18000.00 per annum
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Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Executive Resource Group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
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Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 14 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 6 days ago
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Intouch Games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 20 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £20k - 22k per year
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