The median annual salary for a Junior was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stafford during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Junior
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 13 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 14 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 19.18% 9.76% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.18% 10.00% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 2
Median salary £21,500 £21,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.14% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford. 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
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 73 40 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 100.00% 97.56% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 57
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.63% -29.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Stafford

Junior
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for Junior in Stafford

Junior Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Stafford region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Retail
2 15 (88.24%) jQuery
2 15 (88.24%) Magento
2 15 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) MySQL
2 15 (88.24%) Apple
2 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 15 (88.24%) Electronics
2 15 (88.24%) Automotive
2 15 (88.24%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365
4 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) SLA
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Kibana
4 1 (5.88%) Fintech

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (94.12%) Retail
2 15 (88.24%) Automotive
2 15 (88.24%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
1 15 (88.24%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
Stafford, Staffordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago