The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 66 82 57
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 37 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.12% 2.19% 3.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 2.26% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 54
Median salary £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,750 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
1157 1369 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.64% 96.82% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1146 1360
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 23 July 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 42 (51.85%) Degree
2 38 (46.91%) Linux
3 27 (33.33%) C++
4 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
5 18 (22.22%) Firewall
6 16 (19.75%) Windows
6 16 (19.75%) Network Security
7 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 14 (17.28%) Automotive
8 14 (17.28%) Java
8 14 (17.28%) Unix
9 13 (16.05%) OO
10 12 (14.81%) Mathematics
11 11 (13.58%) C
11 11 (13.58%) C#
11 11 (13.58%) .NET
12 10 (12.35%) DevOps
12 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
13 9 (11.11%) Python
13 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
13 9 (11.11%) Physics
14 8 (9.88%) Data Acquisition
14 8 (9.88%) CAN bus
14 8 (9.88%) Video Processing
14 8 (9.88%) QA
14 8 (9.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
14 8 (9.88%) Ethernet
14 8 (9.88%) SQL
15 7 (8.64%) MySQL

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) Firewall
2 16 (19.75%) Network Security
3 8 (9.88%) Ethernet
4 5 (6.17%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) DHCP
5 1 (1.23%) DNS
5 1 (1.23%) FTP
5 1 (1.23%) HTTP
5 1 (1.23%) LAN
5 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.70%) Android Studio
2 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.23%) Xcode
General
1 14 (17.28%) Automotive
2 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.41%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) Games
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) .NET
2 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 6 (7.41%) POSIX
3 5 (6.17%) CSS
3 5 (6.17%) HTML
4 4 (4.94%) LAMP
5 3 (3.70%) Ajax
5 3 (3.70%) Android SDK
5 3 (3.70%) XML
6 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.47%) CSS3
6 2 (2.47%) HTML5
6 2 (2.47%) jQuery
6 2 (2.47%) RESTful
6 2 (2.47%) SOAP
6 2 (2.47%) Web Services
7 1 (1.23%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.23%) JSON
7 1 (1.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.81%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.11%) Physics
4 8 (9.88%) CAN bus
4 8 (9.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.70%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.23%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.91%) Linux
2 16 (19.75%) Windows
3 14 (17.28%) Unix
4 4 (4.94%) Android
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
2 13 (16.05%) OO
3 10 (12.35%) DevOps
4 8 (9.88%) Data Acquisition
4 8 (9.88%) Video Processing
5 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.41%) Concurrent Programming
6 6 (7.41%) CRM
6 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.41%) Multithreading
6 6 (7.41%) SDLC
7 5 (6.17%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.17%) Time Management
7 5 (6.17%) Web Development
8 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.94%) Android Development
8 4 (4.94%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (4.94%) Migration
9 3 (3.70%) Machine Learning
9 3 (3.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) C++
2 14 (17.28%) Java
3 11 (13.58%) C
3 11 (13.58%) C#
4 9 (11.11%) Python
5 8 (9.88%) SQL
6 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.17%) PHP
8 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.94%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (51.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.23%) BT
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