The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 73 103
Rank change year-on-year -5 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 68 56 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.52% 3.04% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 3.13% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 46 47 30
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £40,250
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +6.00%  

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 1874 1788 2135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.05% 96.91% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1507 1768
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -14 43 £30,000 +9.09% 5
Huntingdon - 12 £30,000 -
Peterborough -2 7 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Wisbech - 2 £19,000 -
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 51 (51.52%) Degree
2 30 (30.30%) Computer Science
3 29 (29.29%) C#
4 28 (28.28%) .NET
5 27 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 26 (26.26%) Python
7 23 (23.23%) C++
7 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
7 23 (23.23%) ASP.NET
8 22 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
9 21 (21.21%) HTML
9 21 (21.21%) Java
9 21 (21.21%) Software Engineering
10 20 (20.20%) CSS
11 19 (19.19%) OO
12 17 (17.17%) Linux
13 16 (16.16%) jQuery
13 16 (16.16%) Test Automation
14 14 (14.14%) MVC
14 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
14 14 (14.14%) HTML5
15 13 (13.13%) Web Development
15 13 (13.13%) Perl
15 13 (13.13%) Finance
16 11 (11.11%) SQL
16 11 (11.11%) Windows
16 11 (11.11%) Mathematics
17 10 (10.10%) Physics
17 10 (10.10%) Android
17 10 (10.10%) J2EE

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 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.01%) Drupal
3 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.01%) Force.com
2 1 (1.01%) IaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Firewall
2 3 (3.03%) PPP
3 2 (2.02%) Internet
3 2 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) MySQL
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.02%) Big Data
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Eclipse
2 7 (7.07%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.03%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.02%) MSTest
4 2 (2.02%) NUnit
General
1 13 (13.13%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Electronics
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Automotive
5 1 (1.01%) Publishing
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.28%) .NET
2 23 (23.23%) ASP.NET
3 21 (21.21%) HTML
4 20 (20.20%) CSS
5 16 (16.16%) jQuery
6 14 (14.14%) HTML5
7 10 (10.10%) J2EE
8 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (8.08%) Java EE
8 8 (8.08%) LINQ
8 8 (8.08%) WCF
8 8 (8.08%) WPF
9 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (6.06%) MFC
9 6 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (6.06%) Web Services
9 6 (6.06%) WinForms
10 5 (5.05%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.04%) STL
11 4 (4.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.08%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.05%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.03%) User Experience
6 2 (2.02%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.02%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.02%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.02%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.02%) Robotics
6 2 (2.02%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.01%) Home Automation
7 1 (1.01%) iPhone
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.01%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.17%) Linux
2 11 (11.11%) Windows
3 10 (10.10%) Android
4 7 (7.07%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.06%) Unix
6 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.04%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.03%) CentOS
8 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.01%) Debian
9 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Software Engineering
2 19 (19.19%) OO
3 16 (16.16%) Test Automation
4 14 (14.14%) MVC
5 13 (13.13%) Web Development
6 11 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 10 (10.10%) Physics
8 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.08%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (7.07%) DevOps
10 7 (7.07%) Software Testing
11 6 (6.06%) Machine Learning
11 6 (6.06%) SDLC
12 5 (5.05%) Cross-Browser Development
12 5 (5.05%) SDET
12 5 (5.05%) TDD
13 4 (4.04%) Android Development
13 4 (4.04%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.04%) Information Security
13 4 (4.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.29%) C#
2 26 (26.26%) Python
3 23 (23.23%) C++
3 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.21%) Java
5 13 (13.13%) Perl
6 11 (11.11%) SQL
7 6 (6.06%) Objective-C
7 6 (6.06%) Tcl
8 5 (5.05%) C
8 5 (5.05%) Embedded C
9 4 (4.04%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.03%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.03%) PHP
11 2 (2.02%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.02%) Ruby
11 2 (2.02%) XAML
12 1 (1.01%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.01%) SOQL
12 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (51.52%) Degree
2 22 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.06%) MCP
6 3 (3.03%) PhD
7 1 (1.01%) ISEB
7 1 (1.01%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.03%) Docker
3 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Ansible
1 3 (3.03%) Grafana
1 3 (3.03%) Munin
1 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.03%) Puppet
1 3 (3.03%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.02%) Salt
2 2 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.09%) Oracle
3 5 (5.05%) VMware
4 3 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.02%) Qualys
5 2 (2.02%) Veeam
5 2 (2.02%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.01%) NetApp
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.01%) SAP
6 1 (1.01%) Xamarin
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