Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stafford during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 34 40
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 18 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 11.11% 1.32% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.32% 1.35% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 2
Stafford median annual salary £22,500 £24,750 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% -25.00%
Staffordshire median annual salary £23,000 £27,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year -16.36% +19.57% +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Stafford
Permanent vacancies in Stafford with a recognized job title 159 148 125
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.15% 97.37% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 153 116 101
Stafford median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £57,500 £48,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stafford.

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 12 (66.67%) Retail
2 11 (61.11%) Electronics
2 11 (61.11%) Automotive
2 11 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 11 (61.11%) Magento
3 8 (44.44%) WordPress
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Marketing
5 6 (33.33%) PHP
5 6 (33.33%) MySQL
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) Apple
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
7 3 (16.67%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
8 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (11.11%) SOLID
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) REST
8 2 (11.11%) High Availability
8 2 (11.11%) Laravel
8 2 (11.11%) Office 365
8 2 (11.11%) GitHub
8 2 (11.11%) Sass
8 2 (11.11%) LESS
8 2 (11.11%) AngularJS

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 8 (44.44%) WordPress
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 12 (66.67%) Retail
2 11 (61.11%) Automotive
2 11 (61.11%) Electronics
3 7 (38.89%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) CakePHP
2 2 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (11.11%) DOM
2 2 (11.11%) Laravel
2 2 (11.11%) LESS
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) Sass
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) SOLID
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Apple
2 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 2 (11.11%) Zend