The median annual salary for a Junior was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 88 69 77
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 24 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.98% 3.17% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 3.25% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 30
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £32,500
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 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 1157 1445 1451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.62% 97.37% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1132 1194
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Cambridge

Junior
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Junior in Cambridge

Junior
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Cambridge over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Cambridge

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridge region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 25 (62.50%) Degree
2 19 (47.50%) Linux
3 13 (32.50%) Python
4 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
5 11 (27.50%) C++
6 8 (20.00%) Perl
7 7 (17.50%) Electronics
7 7 (17.50%) Java
7 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
8 6 (15.00%) Windows
9 5 (12.50%) Tcl
9 5 (12.50%) OO
10 4 (10.00%) C#
10 4 (10.00%) Android
10 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.00%) Android Development
10 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
11 3 (7.50%) ZABBIX
11 3 (7.50%) Munin
11 3 (7.50%) CentOS
11 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (7.50%) Puppet
11 3 (7.50%) Ansible
11 3 (7.50%) Docker
11 3 (7.50%) DevOps
11 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
11 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
11 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development

Junior Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) Force.com
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) PPP
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Big Data
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Gradle
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.50%) Electronics
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
1 3 (7.50%) Android SDK
1 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
1 3 (7.50%) jQuery
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) CSS3
2 2 (5.00%) HTML5
2 2 (5.00%) RESTful
2 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.50%) J2ME
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) Mason
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
3 1 (2.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.50%) Home Automation
4 1 (2.50%) iPhone
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Android
4 3 (7.50%) CentOS
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (12.50%) OO
3 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.00%) Android Development
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security
5 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (5.00%) MVC
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
5 2 (5.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (2.50%) API Design
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Data Management
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Python
2 11 (27.50%) C++
3 8 (20.00%) Perl
4 7 (17.50%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) Tcl
6 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.00%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) C
7 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
8 2 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.50%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) PhD
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Docker
3 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Ansible
1 3 (7.50%) Grafana
1 3 (7.50%) Munin
1 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
1 3 (7.50%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) BT
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
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