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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 82 52 86
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 27 75 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.86% 4.24% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 4.51% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 58 33
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £33,700
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
1381 1663 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.24% 94.11% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1375 1445
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 32 (52.46%) Degree
2 28 (45.90%) SQL
3 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (36.07%) Java
5 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
6 16 (26.23%) OO
7 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
8 14 (22.95%) jQuery
9 13 (21.31%) HTML
10 12 (19.67%) C#
10 12 (19.67%) Scrum
11 11 (18.03%) CSS
12 10 (16.39%) PHP
12 10 (16.39%) Windows
12 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
13 9 (14.75%) .NET
13 9 (14.75%) Web Services
13 9 (14.75%) Mathematics
13 9 (14.75%) HTML5
14 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
14 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (13.11%) Linux
15 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
15 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (11.48%) TDD
15 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (9.84%) Maven
16 6 (9.84%) Finance
16 6 (9.84%) MySQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (1.64%) Apache
1 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) WordPress
1 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.64%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.64%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.64%) Heroku
3 1 (1.64%) Engine Yard
3 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.64%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.84%) MySQL
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Maven
2 6 (9.84%) Selenium
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.92%) JMeter
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.64%) Calabash
5 1 (1.64%) NUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.64%) WatiN
5 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) jQuery
2 13 (21.31%) HTML
3 11 (18.03%) CSS
4 9 (14.75%) .NET
4 9 (14.75%) Web Services
4 9 (14.75%) HTML5
5 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.56%) CSS3
7 3 (4.92%) LAMP
8 2 (3.28%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.28%) Apache Flex
8 2 (3.28%) LINQ
9 1 (1.64%) Android SDK
9 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.64%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.64%) REST
9 1 (1.64%) Spring
9 1 (1.64%) JSON
9 1 (1.64%) J2EE
9 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.75%) Mathematics
3 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.28%) GIS
5 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) NHS
6 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Android
3 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.56%) UNIX
5 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) OO
3 12 (19.67%) Scrum
4 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.48%) TDD
6 6 (9.84%) CRM
7 5 (8.20%) OOP
7 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.20%) MVC
7 5 (8.20%) Kanban
7 5 (8.20%) SDLC
8 4 (6.56%) Web Development
9 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.92%) Project Management
9 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.92%) Open Source
9 3 (4.92%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) SQL
2 22 (36.07%) Java
3 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.67%) C#
5 10 (16.39%) PHP
6 5 (8.20%) C++
6 5 (8.20%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) F#
7 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) Go
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 32 (52.46%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) ISEB
3 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) vCloud
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Google
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.28%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.64%) SunGard
4 1 (1.64%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
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