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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 69 72 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 52 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.90% 2.82% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.95% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 45
Average salary £26,000 £28,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.96% +13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,500 £35,000
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
1715 1493 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.54% 95.58% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1284 1747
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,902 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 30 September 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 40 (31.75%) Finance
2 36 (28.57%) Degree
3 34 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (26.19%) Telecoms
5 31 (24.60%) SQL
5 31 (24.60%) .NET
5 31 (24.60%) Computer Science
6 26 (20.63%) Java
7 24 (19.05%) Windows
8 22 (17.46%) C#
8 22 (17.46%) ASP.NET
9 21 (16.67%) Linux
9 21 (16.67%) Scrum
10 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
11 18 (14.29%) VB.NET
12 17 (13.49%) UNIX
12 17 (13.49%) TDD
13 16 (12.70%) CCNA
13 16 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (12.70%) C++
13 16 (12.70%) JavaScript
13 16 (12.70%) WinForms
13 16 (12.70%) MVC
14 15 (11.90%) Internet
14 15 (11.90%) VB
14 15 (11.90%) Python
14 15 (11.90%) OO
14 15 (11.90%) Software Engineering
14 15 (11.90%) WPF
14 15 (11.90%) Web Application Development

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 3 (2.38%) Apache
1 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) DNN
3 1 (0.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Office
2 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) Acrobat
2 2 (1.59%) FrameMaker
2 2 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.59%) InDesign
2 2 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.76%) SunGard APT
2 2 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Office 365
2 2 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.90%) Internet
2 3 (2.38%) HTTP
2 3 (2.38%) 3G
3 2 (1.59%) Wireless
3 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.59%) PSTN
3 2 (1.59%) VoIP
3 2 (1.59%) LTE
4 1 (0.79%) MRTG
4 1 (0.79%) 4G
4 1 (0.79%) Extranet
4 1 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.79%) 2G
4 1 (0.79%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.76%) MySQL
3 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MSTest
1 14 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
1 14 (11.11%) Moq
1 14 (11.11%) NUnit
2 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.38%) Subversion
5 2 (1.59%) Maven
5 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.59%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.59%) Ant
5 2 (1.59%) Hudson
5 2 (1.59%) CMake
6 1 (0.79%) QUnit
6 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.79%) JUnit
6 1 (0.79%) Grunt
General
1 40 (31.75%) Finance
2 33 (26.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.76%) Electronics
4 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.38%) Retail
6 2 (1.59%) Games
6 2 (1.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.60%) .NET
2 22 (17.46%) ASP.NET
3 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
4 16 (12.70%) WinForms
5 15 (11.90%) WPF
6 14 (11.11%) WCF
6 14 (11.11%) Spring.NET
6 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
6 14 (11.11%) Ninject
6 14 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
6 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 14 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
7 13 (10.32%) HTML
8 9 (7.14%) LAMP
8 9 (7.14%) CSS
9 7 (5.56%) jQuery
10 6 (4.76%) J2EE
11 4 (3.17%) ADO.NET
11 4 (3.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.60%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (7.94%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.76%) Hedge funds
4 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.97%) Physics
6 3 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.59%) Social Media
7 2 (1.59%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.59%) Open Source
7 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.59%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.59%) DTV
8 1 (0.79%) VHDL
8 1 (0.79%) Verilog
8 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.05%) Windows
2 21 (16.67%) Linux
3 17 (13.49%) UNIX
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.67%) Scrum
3 17 (13.49%) TDD
4 16 (12.70%) MVC
5 15 (11.90%) Software Engineering
5 15 (11.90%) OO
5 15 (11.90%) Web Application Development
6 14 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (11.11%) MVVM
6 14 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.11%) Kanban
7 10 (7.94%) Web Development
8 8 (6.35%) Analytics
9 7 (5.56%) Computer Architecture
9 7 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
9 7 (5.56%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.76%) Monte Carlo Method
11 4 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.17%) RAD
11 4 (3.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.60%) SQL
2 26 (20.63%) Java
3 22 (17.46%) C#
4 18 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 16 (12.70%) C++
5 16 (12.70%) JavaScript
6 15 (11.90%) Python
6 15 (11.90%) VB
7 12 (9.52%) PHP
8 5 (3.97%) C
9 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.17%) Perl
10 3 (2.38%) Scala
11 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.59%) F#
11 2 (1.59%) Ruby
11 2 (1.59%) PHP5
12 1 (0.79%) Groovy
12 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (28.57%) Degree
2 16 (12.70%) CCNA
2 16 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.76%) PhD
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Munin
1 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.76%) SunGard
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle
4 3 (2.38%) Sybase
4 3 (2.38%) SAP
5 2 (1.59%) Adobe
5 2 (1.59%) MKS
5 2 (1.59%) Perforce
6 1 (0.79%) Sencha
6 1 (0.79%) Sun
6 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.79%) IBM
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