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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 109 87 108
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 11 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.63% 1.53% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.61% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 18
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £28,950
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
1677 1487 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.39% 95.08% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1301 1695
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 25 (40.98%) Degree
3 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
4 22 (36.07%) Computer Science
5 21 (34.43%) .NET Framework
5 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (34.43%) VB.NET
6 20 (32.79%) C#
7 19 (31.15%) Windows
7 19 (31.15%) TDD
8 18 (29.51%) MVC
8 18 (29.51%) Scrum
9 17 (27.87%) WinForms
9 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
9 17 (27.87%) Web Application Development
10 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (26.23%) Castle Windsor
10 16 (26.23%) Ninject
10 16 (26.23%) Razor View Engine
10 16 (26.23%) Unity DI Container
10 16 (26.23%) SQL
10 16 (26.23%) VB
10 16 (26.23%) Internet
10 16 (26.23%) NUnit
10 16 (26.23%) WCF
10 16 (26.23%) WPF
10 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (26.23%) Kanban
10 16 (26.23%) Spring.NET
10 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (4.92%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) SunGard APT
2 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) MySQL
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) NUnit
1 16 (26.23%) MSTest
1 16 (26.23%) Rhino Mocks
1 16 (26.23%) Moq
2 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) JUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) QUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.64%) Grunt
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
3 21 (34.43%) .NET Framework
4 17 (27.87%) WinForms
5 16 (26.23%) WCF
5 16 (26.23%) WPF
5 16 (26.23%) Spring.NET
5 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (26.23%) Castle Windsor
5 16 (26.23%) Ninject
5 16 (26.23%) Razor View Engine
5 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 16 (26.23%) Unity DI Container
6 14 (22.95%) HTML
7 9 (14.75%) LAMP
7 9 (14.75%) CSS
8 7 (11.48%) jQuery
9 6 (9.84%) J2EE
10 5 (8.20%) ADO.NET
11 4 (6.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.07%) Computer Science
2 16 (26.23%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
3 7 (11.48%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.92%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (4.92%) Physics
5 2 (3.28%) DTV
5 2 (3.28%) Open Source
6 1 (1.64%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) UNIX
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) TDD
3 18 (29.51%) MVC
3 18 (29.51%) Scrum
4 17 (27.87%) Web Application Development
5 16 (26.23%) Kanban
5 16 (26.23%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (26.23%) MVVM
5 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (24.59%) OO
7 10 (16.39%) Web Development
8 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
9 7 (11.48%) Financial Modelling
9 7 (11.48%) Monte Carlo Method
9 7 (11.48%) Analytics
10 3 (4.92%) Load Testing
10 3 (4.92%) OOP
10 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (3.28%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) VB.NET
2 20 (32.79%) C#
3 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
4 16 (26.23%) SQL
4 16 (26.23%) VB
5 12 (19.67%) Python
6 11 (18.03%) PHP
6 11 (18.03%) C++
6 11 (18.03%) Java
7 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.92%) PHP5
8 3 (4.92%) Scala
9 2 (3.28%) F#
10 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 25 (40.98%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) SunGard
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Sybase
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.64%) Sencha
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