Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Junior Developer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 148 148
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 65 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.58% 0.97% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.00% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 42
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.64% -10.29% +36.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £49,375 £39,500 £43,750
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £27,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +11.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4004 3399 4004
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 2823 3450
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,200 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Cambridgeshire

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Cambridgeshire

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Cambridgeshire

Junior Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Cambridge -7 50 £30,000 -1.64% 4
Huntingdon +24 12 £27,500 -21.43%
Peterborough -12 2 £27,500 -1.79%
Junior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Junior 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 33 (50.77%) Degree
2 31 (47.69%) C#
3 27 (41.54%) .NET
4 24 (36.92%) HTML
4 24 (36.92%) Java
4 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
5 21 (32.31%) C++
5 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET
5 21 (32.31%) CSS
6 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (27.69%) Finance
7 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
8 17 (26.15%) OO
9 15 (23.08%) Python
10 13 (20.00%) SDLC
10 13 (20.00%) MVC
10 13 (20.00%) Windows
10 13 (20.00%) UML
10 13 (20.00%) STL
10 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 13 (20.00%) J2EE
11 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
12 10 (15.38%) jQuery
12 10 (15.38%) Linux
12 10 (15.38%) Web Development
13 9 (13.85%) TDD
13 9 (13.85%) BDD
13 9 (13.85%) Marketing
13 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (12.31%) HTML5

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
1 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
1 4 (6.15%) JBehave
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (41.54%) .NET
2 24 (36.92%) HTML
3 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET
3 21 (32.31%) CSS
4 13 (20.00%) J2EE
4 13 (20.00%) STL
5 10 (15.38%) jQuery
6 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (12.31%) HTML5
8 5 (7.69%) LINQ
9 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.15%) Java EE
9 4 (6.15%) Web Services
10 3 (4.62%) MFC
10 3 (4.62%) Node.js
10 3 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (4.62%) XML
11 1 (1.54%) CSS3
11 1 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.15%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.15%) Smart Energy
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Android
3 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.15%) OO
3 13 (20.00%) MVC
3 13 (20.00%) SDLC
3 13 (20.00%) UML
4 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
5 10 (15.38%) Web Development
6 9 (13.85%) BDD
6 9 (13.85%) TDD
7 7 (10.77%) Mathematics
7 7 (10.77%) OOP
8 6 (9.23%) Physics
8 6 (9.23%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.62%) API Development
10 3 (4.62%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) Java
2 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
3 21 (32.31%) C++
4 15 (23.08%) Python
5 7 (10.77%) SQL
6 4 (6.15%) PHP
7 3 (4.62%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) MCP
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle