Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Junior Software Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 145 145
Rank change year-on-year -32 0 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 5 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.16% 0.088% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.090% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Cambridge median annual salary £30,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.56% -10.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £24,950 £18,650 £21,925
90th Percentile £54,000 £23,750 £33,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,500 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +35.56% -10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3021 2218 2768
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 97.41% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 1852 2396
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Junior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Developer in Cambridge

Junior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Developer in Cambridge

Junior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Developer in Cambridge

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Junior Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) ZigBee
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SDET
3 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy
3 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking

Junior Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) SDET
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft