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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 97 87 105
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 13 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.94% 1.84% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.94% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 16
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
1324 1698 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.32% 94.60% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1365 1353
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 July 2015.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (69.23%) Degree
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
4 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 11 (42.31%) OO
6 10 (38.46%) jQuery
7 9 (34.62%) HTML
8 7 (26.92%) PHP
8 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
8 7 (26.92%) Scrum
9 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
10 5 (19.23%) HTML5
10 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 5 (19.23%) .NET
10 5 (19.23%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) Maven
11 4 (15.38%) MVC
11 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 4 (15.38%) Linux
11 4 (15.38%) OOP
11 4 (15.38%) Python
11 4 (15.38%) Web Development
12 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (11.54%) Open Source
12 3 (11.54%) Google

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) jQuery
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) HTML5
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) LAMP
5 3 (11.54%) REST
5 3 (11.54%) CSS3
6 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (7.69%) SOAP
6 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
6 2 (7.69%) LINQ
7 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
7 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) GIS
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) OO
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) OOP
4 4 (15.38%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) Kanban
6 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 2 (7.69%) Functional Programming
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Logistics
7 1 (3.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) PHP
5 5 (19.23%) C#
6 4 (15.38%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) F#
8 1 (3.85%) Scala
8 1 (3.85%) Go
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) Erlang
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
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