The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 74 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 47 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.63% 0.61% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 0.64% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 15
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1693 1884 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.79% 96.07% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1648 1692
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Junior Developer
Cambridgeshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (45.95%) .NET
2 32 (43.24%) ASP.NET
3 28 (37.84%) .NET Framework
3 28 (37.84%) VB.NET
4 27 (36.49%) C#
4 27 (36.49%) Degree
4 27 (36.49%) Computer Science
5 25 (33.78%) Web Application Development
6 24 (32.43%) MSTest
6 24 (32.43%) WinForms
6 24 (32.43%) WPF
6 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
6 24 (32.43%) Windows
7 23 (31.08%) VB
7 23 (31.08%) MVC
7 23 (31.08%) Internet
7 23 (31.08%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (31.08%) Kanban
7 23 (31.08%) Spring.NET
7 23 (31.08%) Scrum
7 23 (31.08%) TDD
7 23 (31.08%) NUnit
7 23 (31.08%) Castle Windsor
7 23 (31.08%) Ninject
7 23 (31.08%) MVVM
7 23 (31.08%) Rhino Mocks
7 23 (31.08%) Moq
7 23 (31.08%) WCF
7 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (31.08%) Dependency Injection

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.05%) Apache
2 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 12 (16.22%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) NFC
2 1 (1.35%) SMS
2 1 (1.35%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) MySQL
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.05%) OLAP
5 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) MSTest
2 23 (31.08%) NUnit
2 23 (31.08%) Rhino Mocks
2 23 (31.08%) Moq
3 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.41%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) Toad
5 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) .NET
2 32 (43.24%) ASP.NET
3 28 (37.84%) .NET Framework
4 24 (32.43%) WinForms
4 24 (32.43%) WPF
5 23 (31.08%) Spring.NET
5 23 (31.08%) Castle Windsor
5 23 (31.08%) Ninject
5 23 (31.08%) WCF
5 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 23 (31.08%) Razor View Engine
5 23 (31.08%) Unity DI Container
6 22 (29.73%) HTML
7 17 (22.97%) CSS
8 6 (8.11%) jQuery
9 5 (6.76%) ADO.NET
10 4 (5.41%) Backbone.js
10 4 (5.41%) Web Services
11 1 (1.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.49%) Computer Science
2 23 (31.08%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (16.22%) Hedge funds
4 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.70%) Statistics
7 1 (1.35%) Physics
7 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.43%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) UNIX
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Web Application Development
2 23 (31.08%) MVC
2 23 (31.08%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (31.08%) Kanban
2 23 (31.08%) Scrum
2 23 (31.08%) TDD
2 23 (31.08%) MVVM
2 23 (31.08%) Dependency Injection
3 15 (20.27%) OO
4 12 (16.22%) Risk Management
4 12 (16.22%) Financial Modelling
4 12 (16.22%) Monte Carlo Method
4 12 (16.22%) Analytics
5 5 (6.76%) Web Development
6 4 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.05%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.05%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) VB.NET
2 27 (36.49%) C#
3 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 23 (31.08%) VB
5 19 (25.68%) SQL
6 16 (21.62%) PHP
7 13 (17.57%) C++
8 11 (14.86%) Java
9 8 (10.81%) Python
9 8 (10.81%) PHP5
10 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
11 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.35%) XAML
12 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) Degree
2 15 (20.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) SunGard
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.35%) BEA
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