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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 66 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 49 49 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.88% 3.31% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 3.42% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 54
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £22,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
1626 1433 1939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.42% 96.82% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1299 1172 1666
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 32 (30.19%) Telecoms
3 28 (26.42%) SQL
4 27 (25.47%) Java
5 26 (24.53%) .NET
5 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (22.64%) C#
6 24 (22.64%) Degree
7 22 (20.75%) Computer Science
8 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET
9 18 (16.98%) Linux
10 17 (16.04%) Windows
11 16 (15.09%) CCNA
11 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (15.09%) UNIX
11 16 (15.09%) Software Engineering
12 13 (12.26%) TDD
12 13 (12.26%) JavaScript
13 12 (11.32%) HTML
13 12 (11.32%) CSS
13 12 (11.32%) MVC
14 11 (10.38%) OO
14 11 (10.38%) Python
14 11 (10.38%) Mathematics
14 11 (10.38%) jQuery
14 11 (10.38%) Git (software)
15 10 (9.43%) C++
15 10 (9.43%) Scrum
16 9 (8.49%) PHP
16 9 (8.49%) Internet

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (1.89%) IIS
1 2 (1.89%) Apache
1 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.94%) DNN
2 1 (0.94%) WordPress
2 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Office
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) Internet
2 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.83%) 3G
3 3 (2.83%) HTTP
3 3 (2.83%) MRTG
4 2 (1.89%) LTE
4 2 (1.89%) Wireless
4 2 (1.89%) DNS
4 2 (1.89%) PSTN
4 2 (1.89%) VoIP
5 1 (0.94%) Intranet
5 1 (0.94%) 2G
5 1 (0.94%) RNC
5 1 (0.94%) Extranet
5 1 (0.94%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.83%) MySQL
3 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.55%) NUnit
3 7 (6.60%) MSTest
3 7 (6.60%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (6.60%) Moq
4 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.83%) LabVIEW
5 3 (2.83%) Subversion
6 2 (1.89%) Maven
6 2 (1.89%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.89%) Ant
6 2 (1.89%) Hudson
6 2 (1.89%) CMake
6 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.94%) Calabash
7 1 (0.94%) Grunt
7 1 (0.94%) WatiN
7 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.94%) QUnit
7 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
General
1 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 32 (30.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.66%) Electronics
3 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.77%) Military
5 2 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Billing
6 1 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.53%) .NET
2 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET
3 12 (11.32%) CSS
3 12 (11.32%) HTML
4 11 (10.38%) jQuery
5 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (7.55%) HTML5
5 8 (7.55%) .NET Framework
5 8 (7.55%) WCF
5 8 (7.55%) WPF
6 7 (6.60%) WinForms
6 7 (6.60%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (6.60%) Ninject
6 7 (6.60%) Spring.NET
6 7 (6.60%) CSS3
6 7 (6.60%) Razor View Engine
6 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (6.60%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (4.72%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.38%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.60%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (6.60%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.77%) Open Source
6 3 (2.83%) Chemistry
6 3 (2.83%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.89%) DTV
7 2 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.94%) Physics
8 1 (0.94%) VHDL
8 1 (0.94%) Verilog
8 1 (0.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.98%) Linux
2 17 (16.04%) Windows
3 16 (15.09%) UNIX
4 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.83%) Android
6 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.09%) Software Engineering
3 13 (12.26%) TDD
4 12 (11.32%) MVC
5 11 (10.38%) OO
6 10 (9.43%) Scrum
7 9 (8.49%) Web Development
7 9 (8.49%) Web Application Development
8 8 (7.55%) Kanban
9 7 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.60%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (6.60%) Computer Architecture
9 7 (6.60%) MVVM
10 5 (4.72%) Project Management
11 4 (3.77%) Analytics
12 3 (2.83%) Load Testing
12 3 (2.83%) Algorithmic Trading
12 3 (2.83%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.83%) OOP
12 3 (2.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.42%) SQL
2 27 (25.47%) Java
3 24 (22.64%) C#
4 13 (12.26%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.38%) Python
6 10 (9.43%) C++
7 9 (8.49%) PHP
8 8 (7.55%) VB
9 7 (6.60%) VB.NET
9 7 (6.60%) C
10 5 (4.72%) Perl
11 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.83%) Scala
11 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.89%) Ruby
13 1 (0.94%) Groovy
13 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.94%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 24 (22.64%) Degree
2 16 (15.09%) CCNA
2 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Munin
1 3 (2.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.72%) Oracle
3 3 (2.83%) SAP
3 3 (2.83%) Nokia
4 2 (1.89%) Facebook
4 2 (1.89%) Twitter
4 2 (1.89%) Sybase
4 2 (1.89%) MKS
4 2 (1.89%) Perforce
4 2 (1.89%) VMware
5 1 (0.94%) Google
5 1 (0.94%) Sencha
5 1 (0.94%) IBM
5 1 (0.94%) JD Edwards
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