The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 33 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.94% 6.77% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 6.81% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Median salary £25,500 £23,250 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% +16.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 153 191 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 98.71% 99.48% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 126 171 171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent that featured Junior in the job title.

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 25 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Burp Suite
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software

Junior Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Burp Suite
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft