Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 76 28
Rank change year-on-year +13 -48 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 26 15 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.60% 1.62% 6.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 1.66% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 81
Staffordshire median annual salary £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -6.25% +9.09%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,750 £18,500
90th Percentile £28,750 £32,000 £28,750
West Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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 978 902 1,214
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.70% 97.51% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 843 733 1,089
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,550 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 2018. 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
Stafford +7 7 £20,000 -6.98% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +11 6 £21,000 -17.65% 8
Tamworth -3 2 £27,500 - 3
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £24,000 - 4
Cannock - 2 £25,000 - 2
Lichfield - 2 £25,750 - 1
Junior
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, 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 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) PHP
3 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
4 8 (30.77%) jQuery
4 8 (30.77%) Magento
4 8 (30.77%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Retail
5 7 (26.92%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 6 (23.08%) Marketing
6 6 (23.08%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Automotive
6 6 (23.08%) Electronics
6 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 5 (19.23%) MySQL
8 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 4 (15.38%) Apple
8 4 (15.38%) Data Structures
8 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
9 3 (11.54%) Python
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
9 3 (11.54%) Java
9 3 (11.54%) Scrum
9 3 (11.54%) Web Services

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 3 (11.54%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.85%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Blender
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Power BI
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.85%) GIS
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (3.85%) Spatial Data
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Mocha
3 1 (3.85%) Moq
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 6 (23.08%) Automotive
2 6 (23.08%) Electronics
2 6 (23.08%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) jQuery
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) CSS3
5 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) Laravel
5 2 (7.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
6 1 (3.85%) LESS
6 1 (3.85%) Memcached
6 1 (3.85%) Sass
6 1 (3.85%) Three.js
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.85%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 4 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.69%) BBC
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
3 3 (11.54%) Web Development
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Kanban
5 1 (3.85%) Physics
5 1 (3.85%) Statistics
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) PHP
3 8 (30.77%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) Go
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Apple
2 3 (11.54%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) ESRI
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Xamarin