Period
to 17 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 6 months to 17 December 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 > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 41 25
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 31 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.13% 4.65% 6.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 4.75% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 44
Worcestershire median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £20,150 £19,250 £19,900
90th Percentile £35,000 £27,850 £32,500
West Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year - +1.01% -1.00%

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 496 484 467
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.02% 97.78% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 370 432 450
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £21,475
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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
Worcester +3 17 £37,500 +66.67% 1
Malvern +3 9 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Redditch -3 3 £25,000 +14.94% 1
Droitwich 0 1 £27,500 +12.24% 2
Evesham - 1 £22,500 -
Junior
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Worcestershire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 22 (70.97%) Security Cleared
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (45.16%) Information Security
3 14 (45.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 14 (45.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (45.16%) Security Operations
3 14 (45.16%) Internal Audit
4 11 (35.48%) SDLC
4 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
5 9 (29.03%) C#
5 9 (29.03%) C++
6 8 (25.81%) UML
6 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
6 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.90%) SQL
9 4 (12.90%) MVC
9 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
9 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.68%) WPF
10 3 (9.68%) TDD
10 3 (9.68%) HTML
10 3 (9.68%) C
10 3 (9.68%) CSS

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:

Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) QlikView
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) git-flow
General
1 2 (6.45%) Military
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) WPF
3 2 (6.45%) Ajax
3 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.45%) HTML5
3 2 (6.45%) PostGIS
3 2 (6.45%) Qt
3 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Solaris
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Information Security
1 14 (45.16%) Internal Audit
1 14 (45.16%) Security Operations
1 14 (45.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 11 (35.48%) SDLC
2 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (25.81%) UML
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) MVVM
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) OOP
7 2 (6.45%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (6.45%) SOA
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.23%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) C#
1 9 (29.03%) C++
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) C
5 2 (6.45%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian