Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 6 months to 21 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 > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 59 49
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 14 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 3.49% 3.13% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 3.21% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 15
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £24,500 £27,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.91% +25.00% +12.82%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,250 £18,000
90th Percentile £29,275 £45,000 £28,200
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 Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent with a recognized job title 392 529 399
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 97.42% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 327 483 337
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £53,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Stoke-on-Trent

Junior
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Junior in Stoke-on-Trent

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 21 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (50.00%) Games
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Laravel
3 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (42.86%) CakePHP
4 6 (42.86%) Symfony
4 6 (42.86%) Zend
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
6 4 (28.57%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
7 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) MariaDB
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) Laravel
3 6 (42.86%) CakePHP
3 6 (42.86%) Symfony
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 2 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) React
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
4 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Zend