Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton during the 6 months to 16 January 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 > Wolverhampton
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 20 32
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 2.03% 5.88% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 5.97% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Wolverhampton median annual salary £26,500 £22,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.78% +9.76% -4.65%
10th Percentile £21,025 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £31,800 £23,750 £29,500
West Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies in Wolverhampton with a recognized job title 197 134 220
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 98.53% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 145 113 191
Wolverhampton median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,750 £20,100 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,450 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Wolverhampton

Junior
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Junior in Wolverhampton

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB