The median annual salary for a Junior was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 35 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.96% 2.14% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.30% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Median salary £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.72% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 132 174 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 97.78% 93.05% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 108 153 201
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Junior in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Bedford

Junior
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior in Bedford.

Salary trend for Junior in Bedford

Junior
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Bedford over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Bedford

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Bedford region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Vision
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) PhD
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) ArcGIS
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Vision
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) VMware