The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 89 46 93
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 17 91 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.21% 4.95% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 5.19% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 70 28
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £30,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
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
1351 1752 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.88% 95.22% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1474 1561
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 33 (51.56%) SQL
2 25 (39.06%) Degree
3 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (28.13%) Java
5 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
5 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
6 16 (25.00%) HTML
7 15 (23.44%) CSS
7 15 (23.44%) jQuery
8 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
9 12 (18.75%) OO
10 11 (17.19%) Windows
10 11 (17.19%) C#
10 11 (17.19%) HTML5
11 10 (15.63%) PHP
11 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
13 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 8 (12.50%) Scrum
13 8 (12.50%) .NET
13 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (10.94%) ISEB
14 7 (10.94%) Linux
14 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
14 7 (10.94%) TDD
14 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
14 7 (10.94%) Android
14 7 (10.94%) Apple iOS

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (3.13%) Node.js
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.81%) MySQL
4 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.25%) Selenium
2 4 (6.25%) Maven
3 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.69%) JIRA
4 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.13%) WatiN
4 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.13%) Calabash
4 2 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (1.56%) JMeter
5 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Electronics
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) HTML
2 15 (23.44%) CSS
2 15 (23.44%) jQuery
3 11 (17.19%) HTML5
4 8 (12.50%) .NET
5 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.25%) CSS3
7 3 (4.69%) Web Services
8 2 (3.13%) REST
8 2 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.13%) LAMP
8 2 (3.13%) J2EE
9 1 (1.56%) Spring
9 1 (1.56%) JSON
9 1 (1.56%) Android SDK
9 1 (1.56%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.56%) LINQ
9 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.56%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.69%) Open Source
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
6 1 (1.56%) GIS
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Android
2 7 (10.94%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.38%) UNIX
4 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.75%) OO
3 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (12.50%) Scrum
3 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.94%) TDD
5 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.81%) MVC
6 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.25%) Web Development
7 4 (6.25%) CRM
7 4 (6.25%) OOP
7 4 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (4.69%) Kanban
9 2 (3.13%) Computer Architecture
9 2 (3.13%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.13%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.13%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) SQL
2 18 (28.13%) Java
3 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.19%) C#
5 10 (15.63%) PHP
6 4 (6.25%) Python
7 3 (4.69%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) Scala
8 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) Erlang
9 1 (1.56%) F#
9 1 (1.56%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) ISEB
3 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) WorldPay
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) Google
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
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