Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Junior
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 45
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 28 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.66% 5.10% 4.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.81% 5.23% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 22
Worcestershire median annual salary £22,500 £26,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.89% +27.38% -2.33%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,800 £18,550
90th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £29,425
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 Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies in Worcestershire with a recognized job title 482 459 467
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.45% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 432 442 423
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,500 £47,900
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Worcestershire

Junior
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Worcestershire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Worcestershire

Junior
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Redditch +3 10 £21,750 -20.91% 1
Bromsgrove +5 6 £25,000 +4.17% 1
Worcester +2 6 £22,500 -25.00%
Kidderminster - 4 £22,000 -
Malvern -9 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Droitwich - 1 £24,500 -
Junior
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Worcestershire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 17 (60.71%) HTML
3 14 (50.00%) PHP
4 13 (46.43%) CSS
5 12 (42.86%) jQuery
6 9 (32.14%) MySQL
6 9 (32.14%) OO
7 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (25.00%) Web Development
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) Social Media
8 6 (21.43%) REST
8 6 (21.43%) iOS Development
8 6 (21.43%) JSON
8 6 (21.43%) SOAP
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) XML
8 6 (21.43%) Ajax
8 6 (21.43%) Xcode
9 5 (17.86%) Objective-C
9 5 (17.86%) Cocoa
9 5 (17.86%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) .NET
9 5 (17.86%) C#
9 5 (17.86%) iOS SDK
9 5 (17.86%) Cocoa Touch
9 5 (17.86%) UIKit
9 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
9 5 (17.86%) Core Data

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.57%) InDesign
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) MailChimp
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Xcode
2 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) eggPlant
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Automotive
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) CSS
3 12 (42.86%) jQuery
4 7 (25.00%) HTML5
5 6 (21.43%) Ajax
5 6 (21.43%) JSON
5 6 (21.43%) REST
5 6 (21.43%) SOAP
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
5 6 (21.43%) XML
6 5 (17.86%) .NET
6 5 (17.86%) Cocoa
6 5 (17.86%) Cocoa Touch
6 5 (17.86%) Core Data
6 5 (17.86%) iOS SDK
6 5 (17.86%) UIKit
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.71%) CakePHP
8 3 (10.71%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (10.71%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Social Media
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) OO
2 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (25.00%) Web Development
3 6 (21.43%) iOS Development
4 4 (14.29%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Android Development
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) Email Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.57%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (17.86%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) Objective-C
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Zend
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Veeam