Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Junior
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 95 130
Rank change year-on-year +26 +35 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 25 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.31% 1.62% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 1.69% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 17
Bedfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +2.04% -11.71%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,025 £21,250
90th Percentile £39,000 £32,500 £37,450
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 1049 1537 1935
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 95.64% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1345 1721
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Bedfordshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Bedfordshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Bedfordshire

Junior
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +23 8 £31,250 +11.61%
Bedford +14 7 £24,000 -4.00%
Dunstable - 6 £35,000 - 1
Leighton Buzzard +1 1 £31,500 +26.00%
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (28.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) jQuery
8 6 (24.00%) Network Security
8 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (24.00%) Firewall
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) LAN
8 6 (24.00%) WAN
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco
8 6 (24.00%) CCNA
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (24.00%) Web Services
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (20.00%) Java
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle
9 5 (20.00%) IIS
9 5 (20.00%) Windows
9 5 (20.00%) MVC
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (16.00%) Git (software)

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) Network Security
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.00%) DTS
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Ant
2 3 (12.00%) Gradle
2 3 (12.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) Calabash
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) PhpStorm
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (28.00%) HTML5
4 7 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (16.00%) CSS3
8 3 (12.00%) Java EE
9 2 (8.00%) JSON
9 2 (8.00%) REST
9 2 (8.00%) SOAP
10 1 (4.00%) Laravel
10 1 (4.00%) lodash
10 1 (4.00%) Middleware
10 1 (4.00%) React
10 1 (4.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) MVC
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Web Development
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) QA Automation
3 3 (12.00%) SDET
3 3 (12.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.00%) Line Management
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) OOP
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
6 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.00%) TypeScript
9 1 (4.00%) Bourne shell
9 1 (4.00%) C
9 1 (4.00%) C-shell
9 1 (4.00%) PHP
9 1 (4.00%) Python
9 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNA
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Ansible
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Thales
5 1 (4.00%) VocaLink
5 1 (4.00%) Xamarin