The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 81 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 35 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.31% 1.55% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 1.60% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 23
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Junior Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1466 1563 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.96% 96.96% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1237 1178
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Cambridge region.

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Junior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Developer in their job title.

1 37 (69.81%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) Git (software)
4 25 (47.17%) Web Services
5 24 (45.28%) Computer Science
6 22 (41.51%) Degree
7 18 (33.96%) Mercurial
8 17 (32.08%) Scrum
8 17 (32.08%) OO
9 16 (30.19%) SQL
10 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
10 14 (26.42%) Maven
10 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
10 14 (26.42%) Android
10 14 (26.42%) Android Development
10 14 (26.42%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (24.53%) Data Structures
11 13 (24.53%) Mobile App
12 12 (22.64%) Android SDK
12 12 (22.64%) Android Studio
13 11 (20.75%) jQuery
14 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
15 8 (15.09%) Oracle
15 8 (15.09%) C++
15 8 (15.09%) Open Source
15 8 (15.09%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (15.09%) iOS Development
16 7 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
16 7 (13.21%) Docker
16 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Junior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) GIS
1 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) Git (software)
2 18 (33.96%) Mercurial
3 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
3 14 (26.42%) Maven
3 14 (26.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (22.64%) Android Studio
5 7 (13.21%) Selenium
6 6 (11.32%) Xcode
General
1 1 (1.89%) Automotive
1 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) Web Services
2 12 (22.64%) Android SDK
3 11 (20.75%) jQuery
4 7 (13.21%) Apache Flex
4 7 (13.21%) JSON
4 7 (13.21%) REST
5 6 (11.32%) iOS SDK
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
6 5 (9.43%) RxJava
7 4 (7.55%) HTML
8 3 (5.66%) .NET
9 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
10 1 (1.89%) J2EE
10 1 (1.89%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (45.28%) Computer Science
2 13 (24.53%) Data Structures
2 13 (24.53%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Android
2 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.77%) Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) OO
2 17 (32.08%) Scrum
3 14 (26.42%) Android Development
4 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.09%) iOS Development
5 8 (15.09%) Open Source
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.21%) Kanban
6 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
6 7 (13.21%) OOP
7 6 (11.32%) Memory Management
8 5 (9.43%) Web Development
9 2 (3.77%) CRM
9 2 (3.77%) Front End Development
9 2 (3.77%) Mobile Development
10 1 (1.89%) Concurrent Programming
10 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.89%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (69.81%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) SQL
3 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) C++
5 7 (13.21%) Objective-C
6 4 (7.55%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) C
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Google
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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