Period
to 25 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 136 109
Rank change year-on-year +21 -27 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 55 79 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.10% 1.82% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 1.89% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 46 61 63
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £41,875 £38,000 £48,000
East of England median annual salary £29,500 £27,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% -4.55%

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 2,515 4,182 3,395
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 96.38% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,821 2,777 2,618
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 +26 26 £32,500 +3.17% 23
Peterborough +24 15 £23,000 -16.36% 1
Huntingdon -9 6 £27,000 -5.26%
Ely - 1 £35,000 -
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.09%) Degree
4 15 (27.27%) Linux
5 14 (25.45%) CSS
5 14 (25.45%) HTML
5 14 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (23.64%) Windows Server
6 13 (23.64%) Windows
6 13 (23.64%) VMware
6 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
6 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
6 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
6 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
7 12 (21.82%) Retail
7 12 (21.82%) SCCM
7 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (21.82%) IBM
7 12 (21.82%) Symantec
7 12 (21.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (21.82%) SLA
7 12 (21.82%) VMware Workstation
7 12 (21.82%) AIX
7 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
7 12 (21.82%) Server Hardening
7 12 (21.82%) Patch Management
7 12 (21.82%) Vulnerability Management
7 12 (21.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) CMS
2 5 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.82%) Drupal
3 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.09%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) DHCP
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.82%) Skype
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.82%) InterBase
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
1 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (21.82%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) CSS
1 14 (25.45%) HTML
2 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
3 7 (12.73%) .NET
3 7 (12.73%) HTML5
3 7 (12.73%) React
4 6 (10.91%) Vue.js
5 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 5 (9.09%) Node.js
6 3 (5.45%) Django
6 3 (5.45%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (5.45%) REST
6 3 (5.45%) RESTful
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.64%) CSS3
8 1 (1.82%) Laravel
8 1 (1.82%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (1.82%) Symfony
8 1 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) ASIC
2 2 (3.64%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 2 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (3.64%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (3.64%) Verilog
2 2 (3.64%) VHDL
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.82%) Life Science
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Windows Server
2 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (21.82%) AIX
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
3 12 (21.82%) Patch Management
3 12 (21.82%) Server Hardening
3 12 (21.82%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
6 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
6 8 (14.55%) DevOps
6 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.55%) Web Development
7 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
7 7 (12.73%) Scrum
7 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.09%) Open Source
9 5 (9.09%) Open Source Development
10 3 (5.45%) Machine Learning
10 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
11 2 (3.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
4 9 (16.36%) C#
5 8 (14.55%) Python
6 5 (9.09%) C++
6 5 (9.09%) ES6
6 5 (9.09%) Java
6 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.64%) C
8 2 (3.64%) Ruby
8 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.82%) Delphi
9 1 (1.82%) Groovy
9 1 (1.82%) Lua
9 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) MCSA
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.82%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (21.82%) SCCM
1 12 (21.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.64%) QRadar
3 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
1 13 (23.64%) VMware
2 12 (21.82%) IBM
2 12 (21.82%) Symantec
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) LogRhythm
4 2 (3.64%) Splunk
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix
5 1 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (1.82%) Zscaler