The median annual salary for a Junior was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 77 86
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 28 60 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.62% 2.74% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.82% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 43
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £41,500 £39,200
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 Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1652 2129 2067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.49% 97.35% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1665 1699
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -22 22 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Peterborough +7 4 £24,250 - 2
Huntingdon +8 1 £28,500 -5.00% 1
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 25 (43.10%) Degree
2 21 (36.21%) Linux
3 14 (24.14%) Python
4 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
5 11 (18.97%) C#
5 11 (18.97%) .NET
6 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
6 10 (17.24%) C++
6 10 (17.24%) MVC
6 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
7 9 (15.52%) Windows
7 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
8 8 (13.79%) Perl
9 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (12.07%) WCF
9 7 (12.07%) WPF
9 7 (12.07%) LINQ
9 7 (12.07%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (12.07%) Electronics
9 7 (12.07%) WinForms
9 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
9 7 (12.07%) HTML
9 7 (12.07%) Java
9 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
9 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
9 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.34%) CSS
10 6 (10.34%) Web Services
10 6 (10.34%) VMware
10 6 (10.34%) HTML5

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 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Force.com
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) PPP
3 2 (3.45%) IMAP
3 2 (3.45%) Network Security
3 2 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) Gradle
4 1 (1.72%) Maven
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.07%) Electronics
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Games
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) .NET
2 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (12.07%) HTML
3 7 (12.07%) LINQ
3 7 (12.07%) Razor View Engine
3 7 (12.07%) WCF
3 7 (12.07%) WinForms
3 7 (12.07%) WPF
4 6 (10.34%) CSS
4 6 (10.34%) HTML5
4 6 (10.34%) jQuery
4 6 (10.34%) Web Services
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.17%) Android SDK
7 3 (5.17%) CSS3
8 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.45%) RESTful
8 2 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) Home Automation
4 1 (1.72%) iPhone
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Android
4 3 (5.17%) CentOS
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
2 10 (17.24%) MVC
3 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.62%) OO
3 5 (8.62%) Web Development
4 4 (6.90%) Android Development
5 3 (5.17%) Business Process Analysis
5 3 (5.17%) Data Security
5 3 (5.17%) DevOps
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL
5 3 (5.17%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (5.17%) Project Management
6 2 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.45%) Information Security
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.45%) Scrum
6 2 (3.45%) SDLC
6 2 (3.45%) Signal Processing
6 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) Python
2 11 (18.97%) C#
3 10 (17.24%) C++
4 8 (13.79%) Perl
5 7 (12.07%) Java
5 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.62%) Tcl
7 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.17%) C
8 3 (5.17%) Embedded C
8 3 (5.17%) SQL
9 2 (3.45%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.45%) PHP
10 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.72%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.72%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 25 (43.10%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) PhD
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) MCP
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.17%) Docker
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Ansible
1 3 (5.17%) Grafana
1 3 (5.17%) Munin
1 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.17%) Puppet
1 3 (5.17%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) VMware
3 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.90%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe
5 1 (1.72%) BT
5 1 (1.72%) Google
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