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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 59 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 55 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.66% 2.97% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 3.07% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 48
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £31,500 £31,000
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
1457 1565 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.94% 96.78% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1249 1185
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 51 (50.50%) Java
2 37 (36.63%) Degree
3 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (28.71%) SQL
5 27 (26.73%) Computer Science
5 27 (26.73%) Git (software)
6 25 (24.75%) Web Services
7 22 (21.78%) Scrum
8 21 (20.79%) Windows
8 21 (20.79%) C++
9 20 (19.80%) OO
10 19 (18.81%) Mercurial
11 16 (15.84%) Selenium
11 16 (15.84%) Software Engineering
12 15 (14.85%) Android
12 15 (14.85%) C#
12 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
12 15 (14.85%) Android Development
13 14 (13.86%) Data Structures
14 13 (12.87%) Maven
14 13 (12.87%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (12.87%) Jenkins
14 13 (12.87%) Mobile App
14 13 (12.87%) Android SDK
14 13 (12.87%) Android Studio
15 12 (11.88%) jQuery
15 12 (11.88%) Firewall
16 11 (10.89%) OOP
17 10 (9.90%) Mathematics
17 10 (9.90%) Kanban

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 3 (2.97%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.99%) CMS
2 1 (0.99%) Confluence
2 1 (0.99%) IIS
2 1 (0.99%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
2 2 (1.98%) Simulink
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.88%) Firewall
2 6 (5.94%) LAN
2 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.95%) DNS
3 5 (4.95%) Network Security
3 5 (4.95%) SSL
3 5 (4.95%) VPN
3 5 (4.95%) WAN
4 3 (2.97%) DHCP
5 2 (1.98%) HTTP
5 2 (1.98%) SMTP
6 1 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.93%) Big Data
2 7 (6.93%) GIS
3 4 (3.96%) MySQL
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (26.73%) Git (software)
2 19 (18.81%) Mercurial
3 16 (15.84%) Selenium
4 13 (12.87%) Android Studio
4 13 (12.87%) Jenkins
4 13 (12.87%) Maven
4 13 (12.87%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (8.91%) JMeter
5 9 (8.91%) SoapUI
6 6 (5.94%) Xcode
7 3 (2.97%) JIRA
General
1 2 (1.98%) Electronics
2 1 (0.99%) Automotive
2 1 (0.99%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.75%) Web Services
2 13 (12.87%) Android SDK
3 12 (11.88%) jQuery
4 9 (8.91%) REST
5 8 (7.92%) JSON
6 7 (6.93%) CSS
7 6 (5.94%) .NET
7 6 (5.94%) Apache Flex
7 6 (5.94%) HTML
7 6 (5.94%) iOS SDK
7 6 (5.94%) SAP Basis
8 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.95%) RxJava
8 5 (4.95%) SAP PI
8 5 (4.95%) SOAP
9 2 (1.98%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.99%) Backbone.js
10 1 (0.99%) J2EE
10 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.73%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.86%) Data Structures
3 13 (12.87%) Mobile App
4 10 (9.90%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.92%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.95%) User Experience
7 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.99%) ASIC
9 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.99%) iPhone
9 1 (0.99%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.79%) Windows
2 15 (14.85%) Android
3 8 (7.92%) Linux
4 7 (6.93%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.93%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.99%) Unix
7 1 (0.99%) VMS
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.78%) Scrum
3 20 (19.80%) OO
4 16 (15.84%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.85%) Android Development
6 11 (10.89%) OOP
7 10 (9.90%) Kanban
8 9 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.91%) CRM
9 8 (7.92%) iOS Development
9 8 (7.92%) Open Source
10 7 (6.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (6.93%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.93%) TDD
11 6 (5.94%) Memory Management
11 6 (5.94%) Software Testing
12 5 (4.95%) Integration Testing
12 5 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (4.95%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (50.50%) Java
2 29 (28.71%) SQL
3 21 (20.79%) C++
4 15 (14.85%) C#
4 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.93%) Objective-C
6 6 (5.94%) C
7 4 (3.96%) Python
8 3 (2.97%) PHP
9 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.98%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.99%) ABAP
10 1 (0.99%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.99%) Fortran
10 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (36.63%) Degree
2 8 (7.92%) PhD
3 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.99%) CCNA
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.99%) MCP
3 1 (0.99%) MCSE
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Docker
2 8 (7.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.98%) Firmware
3 2 (1.98%) NFS
3 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.99%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) VMware
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.92%) Oracle
3 6 (5.94%) SAP
4 5 (4.95%) Veeam
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco
5 2 (1.98%) Teradata
6 1 (0.99%) Google
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