The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 55 80 94
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 69 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.82% 2.48% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 2.67% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 29
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,100 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1707 1535 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.47% 93.03% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1349 1534
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior
Cambridgeshire

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Junior
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Junior Salary Trend in Cambridge

Junior
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Junior 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 in their job title.

1 50 (32.47%) Degree
2 43 (27.92%) Computer Science
3 38 (24.68%) .NET
4 34 (22.08%) SQL
4 34 (22.08%) Scrum
5 33 (21.43%) Windows
6 32 (20.78%) Finance
7 31 (20.13%) C++
8 30 (19.48%) ASP.NET
9 28 (18.18%) C#
10 27 (17.53%) VB.NET
10 27 (17.53%) .NET Framework
11 25 (16.23%) TDD
11 25 (16.23%) Java
12 24 (15.58%) JavaScript
12 24 (15.58%) MVC
12 24 (15.58%) WinForms
13 23 (14.94%) WPF
13 23 (14.94%) MSTest
13 23 (14.94%) Internet
14 22 (14.29%) HTML
14 22 (14.29%) VB
14 22 (14.29%) OO
14 22 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
14 22 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
14 22 (14.29%) Spring.NET
14 22 (14.29%) WCF
14 22 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (14.29%) Kanban

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Junior 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.90%) Apache
2 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.65%) Node.js
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) FrameMaker
1 2 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.30%) InDesign
1 2 (1.30%) Acrobat
1 2 (1.30%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.30%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (0.65%) MS Project
2 1 (0.65%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (9.09%) SunGard APT
2 3 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.30%) SaaS
2 2 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.94%) Internet
2 3 (1.95%) HTTP
2 3 (1.95%) 3G
2 3 (1.95%) Wireless
3 2 (1.30%) LTE
3 2 (1.30%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.65%) 4G
4 1 (0.65%) PSTN
4 1 (0.65%) SMS
4 1 (0.65%) VoIP
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) Intranet
4 1 (0.65%) Extranet
4 1 (0.65%) SMPP
4 1 (0.65%) 2G
4 1 (0.65%) NFC
4 1 (0.65%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.44%) MySQL
2 10 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.65%) OLAP
5 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (14.94%) MSTest
2 22 (14.29%) NUnit
2 22 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 22 (14.29%) Moq
3 7 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.90%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.95%) Subversion
6 2 (1.30%) Maven
6 2 (1.30%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.30%) Ant
6 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.30%) CMake
6 2 (1.30%) Hudson
7 1 (0.65%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.65%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.65%) QUnit
7 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.65%) Grunt
7 1 (0.65%) JUnit
General
1 32 (20.78%) Finance
2 19 (12.34%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.44%) Electronics
4 12 (7.79%) Manufacturing
5 10 (6.49%) Retail
6 4 (2.60%) Games
7 3 (1.95%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Automotive
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (24.68%) .NET
2 30 (19.48%) ASP.NET
3 27 (17.53%) .NET Framework
4 24 (15.58%) WinForms
5 23 (14.94%) WPF
6 22 (14.29%) HTML
6 22 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (14.29%) Spring.NET
6 22 (14.29%) WCF
6 22 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
6 22 (14.29%) Ninject
6 22 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
6 22 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 22 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
7 17 (11.04%) CSS
8 9 (5.84%) LAMP
9 7 (4.55%) jQuery
10 6 (3.90%) J2EE
11 5 (3.25%) ADO.NET
12 4 (2.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (27.92%) Computer Science
2 22 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (9.09%) Hedge funds
4 9 (5.84%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.25%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.25%) VHDL
6 5 (3.25%) Physics
6 5 (3.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (2.60%) Verilog
8 3 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.95%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.95%) DTV
9 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.30%) Social Media
9 2 (1.30%) Open Source
9 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.43%) Windows
2 20 (12.99%) Linux
3 15 (9.74%) UNIX
4 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.30%) Solaris
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.08%) Scrum
2 25 (16.23%) TDD
3 24 (15.58%) MVC
4 22 (14.29%) OO
4 22 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 22 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (14.29%) Kanban
4 22 (14.29%) MVVM
4 22 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 15 (9.74%) Software Engineering
5 15 (9.74%) Financial Modelling
5 15 (9.74%) Risk Management
6 14 (9.09%) Monte Carlo Method
6 14 (9.09%) Analytics
7 10 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (6.49%) Project Management
7 10 (6.49%) PRINCE2
7 10 (6.49%) RAD
7 10 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (5.84%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.08%) SQL
2 31 (20.13%) C++
3 28 (18.18%) C#
4 27 (17.53%) VB.NET
5 25 (16.23%) Java
6 24 (15.58%) JavaScript
7 22 (14.29%) VB
8 18 (11.69%) PHP
9 17 (11.04%) Python
10 14 (9.09%) C
11 8 (5.19%) PHP5
12 5 (3.25%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.25%) MATLAB
13 4 (2.60%) Perl
14 3 (1.95%) Scala
15 2 (1.30%) Ruby
15 2 (1.30%) F#
16 1 (0.65%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 50 (32.47%) Degree
2 19 (12.34%) PhD
3 6 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.90%) CCNA
4 2 (1.30%) MCITP
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) ISO 9001
2 7 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 14 (9.09%) SunGard
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.60%) SAP
3 4 (2.60%) Sybase
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle
4 2 (1.30%) MKS
4 2 (1.30%) Perforce
4 2 (1.30%) Adobe
4 2 (1.30%) Sun
5 1 (0.65%) Sencha
5 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
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