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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 61 93 47
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 44 25 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.19% 1.67% 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 1.70% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 71
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £35,300 £30,500
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
1330 1470 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.31% 98.46% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1239 1528
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,150
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 37 (35.58%) Java
2 35 (33.65%) Degree
3 28 (26.92%) Computer Science
4 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (21.15%) Linux
7 21 (20.19%) C++
8 20 (19.23%) Mercurial
9 19 (18.27%) Web Services
10 18 (17.31%) Windows
11 17 (16.35%) SQL
11 17 (16.35%) Firewall
12 16 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 16 (15.38%) Android Development
12 16 (15.38%) Android
13 15 (14.42%) Mathematics
14 14 (13.46%) Android SDK
14 14 (13.46%) Android Studio
15 13 (12.50%) Mobile App
15 13 (12.50%) Data Structures
16 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
16 12 (11.54%) OO
16 12 (11.54%) CRM
16 12 (11.54%) Network Security
17 11 (10.58%) jQuery
17 11 (10.58%) Scrum
18 10 (9.62%) .NET
18 10 (9.62%) Multithreading
18 10 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
18 10 (9.62%) Amazon AWS

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (0.96%) CMS
1 1 (0.96%) Confluence
1 1 (0.96%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.96%) Node.js
1 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.92%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.35%) Firewall
2 12 (11.54%) Network Security
3 5 (4.81%) LAN
4 4 (3.85%) Internet
4 4 (3.85%) SSL
4 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.85%) VPN
4 4 (3.85%) WAN
5 2 (1.92%) DHCP
5 2 (1.92%) DNS
5 2 (1.92%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) NoSQL
1 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) Big Data
3 6 (5.77%) GIS
4 4 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (19.23%) Mercurial
3 14 (13.46%) Android Studio
4 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.73%) Maven
4 7 (6.73%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (5.77%) Selenium
5 6 (5.77%) Xcode
6 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.96%) JIRA
General
1 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.77%) Automotive
2 6 (5.77%) Games
3 2 (1.92%) Electronics
3 2 (1.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.27%) Web Services
2 14 (13.46%) Android SDK
3 11 (10.58%) jQuery
4 10 (9.62%) .NET
5 8 (7.69%) REST
6 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.73%) JSON
7 6 (5.77%) iOS SDK
7 6 (5.77%) SAP Basis
8 5 (4.81%) CSS
8 5 (4.81%) RxJava
8 5 (4.81%) SAP PI
9 4 (3.85%) POSIX
10 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.88%) HTML
10 3 (2.88%) LAMP
11 1 (0.96%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.96%) CSS3
11 1 (0.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.42%) Mathematics
3 13 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 13 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 9 (8.65%) Algorithms
5 7 (6.73%) Physics
6 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.92%) CAN bus
8 2 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.96%) ASIC
9 1 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.15%) Linux
2 18 (17.31%) Windows
3 16 (15.38%) Android
4 8 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 8 (7.69%) Unix
4 8 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.38%) Android Development
2 16 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 12 (11.54%) CRM
3 12 (11.54%) OO
4 11 (10.58%) Scrum
5 10 (9.62%) Multithreading
6 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (7.69%) iOS Development
7 7 (6.73%) OOP
8 6 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (5.77%) DevOps
8 6 (5.77%) Kanban
8 6 (5.77%) Memory Management
8 6 (5.77%) Open Source
8 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.81%) Integration Testing
9 5 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.58%) Java
2 21 (20.19%) C++
3 17 (16.35%) SQL
4 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.65%) C#
6 8 (7.69%) C
6 8 (7.69%) Objective-C
7 7 (6.73%) Python
8 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.88%) Perl
9 2 (1.92%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.96%) ABAP
10 1 (0.96%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.96%) PHP
10 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (33.65%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) PhD
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Docker
2 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.92%) Firmware
4 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle
1 6 (5.77%) SAP
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) VMware
3 4 (3.85%) Veeam
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