Period
to 26 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 6 months to 26 April 2019.

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
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 47 27
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 37 9 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.30% 1.88% 9.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 1.92% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 89
Worcestershire median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +1.05%
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,525 £19,750
90th Percentile £38,750 £37,250 £32,500
West Midlands median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -

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 669 468 677
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 97.91% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 444 390 655
Worcestershire median annual salary £41,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,650 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,687 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -1.23%

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 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 2019. 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
Malvern - 22 £33,750 -
Redditch -3 11 £25,000 - 2
Worcester -11 2 - -
Evesham - 1 £22,500 -
Junior
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 17 (45.95%) C#
1 17 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
3 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (37.84%) .NET
5 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
5 13 (35.14%) SDLC
6 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
6 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (32.43%) C++
6 12 (32.43%) Visual Studio
6 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
7 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
7 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
7 11 (29.73%) TDD
7 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
7 11 (29.73%) MVC
7 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (29.73%) WPF
7 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
8 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (27.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (27.03%) HTML5
8 10 (27.03%) MVVM
8 10 (27.03%) HTML

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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (24.32%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
1 4 (10.81%) SMTP
2 3 (8.11%) SNMP
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
3 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
3 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
3 11 (29.73%) WPF
4 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (27.03%) CSS
4 10 (27.03%) HTML
4 10 (27.03%) HTML5
4 10 (27.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (27.03%) Web Services
5 9 (24.32%) Ajax
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
6 3 (8.11%) Node.js
6 3 (8.11%) React
7 2 (5.41%) PostGIS
7 2 (5.41%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) SDLC
4 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (29.73%) MVC
4 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
4 11 (29.73%) TDD
5 10 (27.03%) MVVM
5 10 (27.03%) OO
5 10 (27.03%) OOP
5 10 (27.03%) UML
6 9 (24.32%) SOA
7 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (13.51%) Signal Processing
7 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.41%) Analytics
9 2 (5.41%) Project Management
9 2 (5.41%) Remediation Plan
10 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) C++
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) C
5 2 (5.41%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.70%) VMware