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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 86 81 109
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 19 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.30% 2.28% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 2.38% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 12
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,600 £27,950
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
1418 1637 1908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.06% 95.62% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1441 1656
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 28 (60.87%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) HTML
2 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (50.00%) CSS
3 21 (45.65%) C#
4 20 (43.48%) jQuery
5 19 (41.30%) Degree
5 19 (41.30%) .NET
6 17 (36.96%) HTML5
7 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
8 14 (30.43%) Computer Science
9 13 (28.26%) OO
10 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
11 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 10 (21.74%) PHP
12 9 (19.57%) Java
12 9 (19.57%) Web Development
13 8 (17.39%) CSS3
13 8 (17.39%) MVC
14 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (15.22%) TDD
14 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
14 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (13.04%) Mobile App
15 6 (13.04%) Windows
15 6 (13.04%) MySQL
15 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) IIS
1 2 (4.35%) Node.js
2 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (13.04%) MySQL
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) HTML
1 23 (50.00%) CSS
2 20 (43.48%) jQuery
3 19 (41.30%) .NET
4 17 (36.96%) HTML5
5 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
6 8 (17.39%) CSS3
7 5 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.70%) REST
9 3 (6.52%) Web Services
9 3 (6.52%) LAMP
10 2 (4.35%) J2EE
10 2 (4.35%) SOAP
11 1 (2.17%) JSON
11 1 (2.17%) WCF
11 1 (2.17%) XML
11 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (2.17%) WebGL
11 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
3 6 (13.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) OO
2 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Web Development
4 8 (17.39%) MVC
5 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (15.22%) TDD
6 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
10 2 (4.35%) Android Development
10 2 (4.35%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.35%) OOP
10 2 (4.35%) Scrum
10 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.35%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (4.35%) Load Testing
11 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) C#
4 10 (21.74%) PHP
5 9 (19.57%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) Scala
7 2 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) Perl
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) Golang
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Facebook
3 2 (4.35%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
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