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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 45 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 88 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.85% 2.04% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 2.13% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 72 38 29
Average salary £27,500 £27,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,000 £31,600
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
1723 1929 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.88% 96.21% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1688 1702
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 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (37.31%) Degree
2 42 (31.34%) Computer Science
3 40 (29.85%) .NET
4 38 (28.36%) Scrum
5 34 (25.37%) ASP.NET
6 31 (23.13%) C#
6 31 (23.13%) C++
7 27 (20.15%) .NET Framework
7 27 (20.15%) VB.NET
8 26 (19.40%) JavaScript
9 25 (18.66%) WinForms
9 25 (18.66%) Web Application Development
10 24 (17.91%) SQL
10 24 (17.91%) Windows
11 23 (17.16%) HTML
11 23 (17.16%) WPF
11 23 (17.16%) MSTest
12 22 (16.42%) MVVM
12 22 (16.42%) Rhino Mocks
12 22 (16.42%) Moq
12 22 (16.42%) Kanban
12 22 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (16.42%) Dependency Injection
12 22 (16.42%) Inversion of Control
12 22 (16.42%) Castle Windsor
12 22 (16.42%) Ninject
12 22 (16.42%) Razor View Engine
12 22 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 22 (16.42%) Unity DI Container
12 22 (16.42%) Continuous Integration

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (2.99%) Apache
2 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.75%) CMS
2 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.75%) InDesign
2 1 (0.75%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Simulink
2 1 (0.75%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.21%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.42%) Internet
2 2 (1.49%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.75%) NFC
3 1 (0.75%) SMPP
3 1 (0.75%) Wireless
3 1 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.21%) MySQL
2 9 (6.72%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.24%) OLAP
7 2 (1.49%) Big Data
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (17.16%) MSTest
2 22 (16.42%) Rhino Mocks
2 22 (16.42%) Moq
2 22 (16.42%) NUnit
3 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.99%) Subversion
4 4 (2.99%) Mercurial
4 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.75%) Toad
General
1 17 (12.69%) Finance
2 16 (11.94%) Manufacturing
2 16 (11.94%) Retail
3 13 (9.70%) Electronics
4 3 (2.24%) Games
5 2 (1.49%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Law
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (29.85%) .NET
2 34 (25.37%) ASP.NET
3 27 (20.15%) .NET Framework
4 25 (18.66%) WinForms
5 23 (17.16%) HTML
5 23 (17.16%) WPF
6 22 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (16.42%) Castle Windsor
6 22 (16.42%) Ninject
6 22 (16.42%) Razor View Engine
6 22 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 22 (16.42%) Unity DI Container
6 22 (16.42%) Spring.NET
6 22 (16.42%) WCF
7 17 (12.69%) CSS
8 7 (5.22%) jQuery
9 5 (3.73%) ADO.NET
10 4 (2.99%) Web Services
10 4 (2.99%) Backbone.js
11 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (31.34%) Computer Science
2 22 (16.42%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (10.45%) VHDL
3 14 (10.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 13 (9.70%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (9.70%) Verilog
5 11 (8.21%) Hedge funds
6 9 (6.72%) Mathematics
7 8 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.99%) Machine Learning
9 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.49%) Physics
10 2 (1.49%) Statistics
10 2 (1.49%) Social Media
11 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.75%) DTV
11 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.91%) Windows
2 7 (5.22%) Linux
3 2 (1.49%) UNIX
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.75%) Android
4 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.36%) Scrum
2 25 (18.66%) Web Application Development
3 22 (16.42%) MVVM
3 22 (16.42%) Kanban
3 22 (16.42%) Dependency Injection
3 22 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (16.42%) TDD
3 22 (16.42%) MVC
4 16 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (11.94%) Project Management
4 16 (11.94%) RAD
4 16 (11.94%) PRINCE2
5 15 (11.19%) Business Analysis
6 14 (10.45%) OO
7 12 (8.96%) Financial Modelling
8 11 (8.21%) Monte Carlo Method
8 11 (8.21%) Analytics
8 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
9 10 (7.46%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (6.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.13%) C#
1 31 (23.13%) C++
2 27 (20.15%) VB.NET
3 26 (19.40%) JavaScript
4 24 (17.91%) SQL
5 22 (16.42%) VB
6 19 (14.18%) C
6 19 (14.18%) PHP
7 16 (11.94%) Java
8 14 (10.45%) MATLAB
9 12 (8.96%) Python
10 8 (5.97%) PHP5
11 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
12 5 (3.73%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.24%) Ruby
14 2 (1.49%) Perl
15 1 (0.75%) XAML
15 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 50 (37.31%) Degree
2 18 (13.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.19%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.24%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (8.21%) SunGard
2 9 (6.72%) Oracle
3 5 (3.73%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe
4 1 (0.75%) Sun
4 1 (0.75%) BEA
4 1 (0.75%) Sybase
4 1 (0.75%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago