The median annual salary for a Junior Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 105 110
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.36% 0.086% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.088% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.63% -18.51%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1343 1136 1412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.60% 97.26% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 961 1189
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Junior Software Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 26 June 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 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Physics
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (42.86%) SDET
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) MFC
2 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
2 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
2 1 (14.29%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (14.29%) iPhone
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) Physics
2 3 (42.86%) SDET
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) API Design
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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