Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 23 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 > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 120 90
Rank change year-on-year +18 -30 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 113 65 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.68% 1.86% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 1.91% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 88 64 107
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,675 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £37,500 £38,800
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -1.96%

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 4087 3395 3931
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 97.19% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3143 2822 3400
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Cambridgeshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Cambridgeshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Cambridgeshire

Junior
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 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 0 84 £30,000 +7.14% 15
Huntingdon +20 14 £25,500 -27.14%
Peterborough -10 4 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Wisbech - 3 £19,000 -
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 61 (53.98%) Degree
2 45 (39.82%) C#
3 35 (30.97%) HTML
4 34 (30.09%) .NET
5 31 (27.43%) Python
6 30 (26.55%) Java
7 29 (25.66%) JavaScript
8 28 (24.78%) C++
9 27 (23.89%) Computer Science
10 26 (23.01%) CSS
11 25 (22.12%) Linux
12 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET
13 23 (20.35%) OO
13 23 (20.35%) SQL
14 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (16.81%) Mathematics
15 19 (16.81%) Computer Science Degree
16 18 (15.93%) Finance
16 18 (15.93%) Windows
17 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
17 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
18 15 (13.27%) Perl
18 15 (13.27%) MVC
19 13 (11.50%) J2EE
19 13 (11.50%) jQuery
19 13 (11.50%) Web Development
19 13 (11.50%) Software Engineering
19 13 (11.50%) Test Automation
20 12 (10.62%) UML
20 12 (10.62%) STL

Junior 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) Firewall
2 2 (1.77%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.77%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) LAN
3 1 (0.88%) MPLS
3 1 (0.88%) NAS
3 1 (0.88%) Network Security
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.88%) SMS
3 1 (0.88%) WAN
3 1 (0.88%) Wireless
3 1 (0.88%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.54%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.65%) MySQL
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Cucumber
1 4 (3.54%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.54%) JBehave
2 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Marketing
3 2 (1.77%) Advertising
3 2 (1.77%) Billing
3 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Arabic Language
4 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) French Language
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.97%) HTML
2 34 (30.09%) .NET
3 26 (23.01%) CSS
4 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET
5 13 (11.50%) J2EE
5 13 (11.50%) jQuery
6 12 (10.62%) STL
7 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (7.96%) HTML5
8 6 (5.31%) LINQ
9 5 (4.42%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.42%) MFC
9 5 (4.42%) Web Services
10 4 (3.54%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.54%) Java EE
11 3 (2.65%) XML
12 2 (1.77%) Node.js
12 2 (1.77%) REST
12 2 (1.77%) Ruby on Rails
13 1 (0.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.89%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.42%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.42%) Smart Energy
5 2 (1.77%) Fintech
6 1 (0.88%) Animation
6 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.88%) Pocket PC
6 1 (0.88%) Robotics
6 1 (0.88%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.88%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.12%) Linux
2 18 (15.93%) Windows
3 10 (8.85%) Unix
4 6 (5.31%) Android
5 5 (4.42%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.54%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.65%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) OO
2 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.81%) Mathematics
4 15 (13.27%) MVC
5 13 (11.50%) Software Engineering
5 13 (11.50%) Test Automation
5 13 (11.50%) Web Development
6 12 (10.62%) SDLC
6 12 (10.62%) UML
7 11 (9.73%) OOP
8 9 (7.96%) BDD
8 9 (7.96%) TDD
9 7 (6.19%) DevOps
9 7 (6.19%) Physics
10 6 (5.31%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (5.31%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.31%) Machine Learning
10 6 (5.31%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.82%) C#
2 31 (27.43%) Python
3 30 (26.55%) Java
4 29 (25.66%) JavaScript
5 28 (24.78%) C++
6 23 (20.35%) SQL
7 15 (13.27%) Perl
8 7 (6.19%) C
9 6 (5.31%) Objective-C
10 5 (4.42%) PHP
10 5 (4.42%) VBA
11 4 (3.54%) Ruby
12 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.88%) R
13 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 61 (53.98%) Degree
2 19 (16.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (6.19%) PhD
3 7 (6.19%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.19%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.42%) MCP
4 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) CCNA
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.88%) Firmware
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.19%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) VMware
4 3 (2.65%) Veeam
4 3 (2.65%) WatchGuard
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
5 1 (0.88%) Juniper