Period
to 23 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

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

Junior
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 45 60
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 21 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.72% 3.85% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 3.94% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 33
Staffordshire median annual salary £30,000 £25,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +8.51% -14.55%
10th Percentile £20,575 £17,500 £19,050
90th Percentile £43,750 £33,250 £28,750
West Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 556 609 1,067
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 97.75% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 503 542 882
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.19% +5.48% -8.75%
10th Percentile £20,500 £23,347 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Staffordshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Staffordshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Junior in Staffordshire

Junior
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield +6 6 £37,500 +36.36%
Stoke-on-Trent -1 6 £30,000 +17.65% 4
Tamworth -9 4 £30,000 +1.69% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +9 2 £22,000 -24.79%
Stafford +3 1 £17,000 - 1
Junior
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) Web Development
3 9 (42.86%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
6 6 (28.57%) DevExpress
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Games
6 6 (28.57%) Node.js
6 6 (28.57%) Express
6 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 6 (28.57%) React
6 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
6 6 (28.57%) Vue.js
7 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
7 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Spring
8 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
10 2 (9.52%) DirectX

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Riak
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (28.57%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) Express
3 6 (28.57%) Node.js
3 6 (28.57%) React
3 6 (28.57%) Vue.js
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (19.05%) Spring
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) DirectX
6 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Core
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Web Development
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) OOD
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) SOLID
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 2 (9.52%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) Go
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GxP
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) DevExpress
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle