Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 121 84
Rank change year-on-year -5 -37 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 86 55 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.01% 1.68% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.73% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 72 47 112
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £23,550 £21,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £39,250 £40,250
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -1.96% +2.00%

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 4,150 3,186 3,999
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 97.13% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,105 2,591 3,322
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,625
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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 -8 62 £30,000 - 5
Huntingdon +5 10 £27,000 -14.96%
Peterborough 0 9 £27,500 +17.02% 5
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 45 (52.33%) Degree
2 37 (43.02%) C#
3 28 (32.56%) .NET
4 25 (29.07%) Python
5 24 (27.91%) SQL
6 23 (26.74%) HTML
7 20 (23.26%) Linux
8 19 (22.09%) C++
8 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
9 17 (19.77%) C
10 16 (18.60%) Windows
10 16 (18.60%) OO
11 14 (16.28%) OOP
12 13 (15.12%) Java
13 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
13 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (13.95%) Software Engineering
13 12 (13.95%) Mathematics
14 11 (12.79%) Web Development
14 11 (12.79%) Perl
15 10 (11.63%) Unix
15 10 (11.63%) MVC
15 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
16 9 (10.47%) Machine Learning
16 9 (10.47%) Finance
16 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET
16 9 (10.47%) CSS
16 9 (10.47%) PhD
16 9 (10.47%) Computer Science Degree
17 8 (9.30%) Greenfield Project

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 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.65%) Weka
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Firewall
2 2 (2.33%) VPN
2 2 (2.33%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.16%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.16%) NAS
3 1 (1.16%) Network Security
3 1 (1.16%) SAN
3 1 (1.16%) SMS
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
2 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (10.47%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Retail
3 3 (3.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Arabic Language
4 2 (2.33%) Billing
4 2 (2.33%) French Language
4 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.33%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.56%) .NET
2 23 (26.74%) HTML
3 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.47%) CSS
4 5 (5.81%) jQuery
4 5 (5.81%) LINQ
5 4 (4.65%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.65%) scikit-learn
5 4 (4.65%) TensorFlow
5 4 (4.65%) Theano
5 4 (4.65%) Torch
6 3 (3.49%) STL
7 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.33%) REST
7 2 (2.33%) Web Services
8 1 (1.16%) CSS3
8 1 (1.16%) Django
8 1 (1.16%) Flask
8 1 (1.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.65%) CUDA
5 3 (3.49%) Fintech
5 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.33%) Smart Energy
6 2 (2.33%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.16%) Animation
7 1 (1.16%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.16%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.26%) Linux
2 16 (18.60%) Windows
3 10 (11.63%) Unix
4 3 (3.49%) Android
4 3 (3.49%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.16%) CentOS
6 1 (1.16%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) OO
2 14 (16.28%) OOP
3 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.95%) Mathematics
3 12 (13.95%) Software Engineering
4 11 (12.79%) Web Development
5 10 (11.63%) MVC
6 9 (10.47%) Machine Learning
7 7 (8.14%) ERP
8 6 (6.98%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.81%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (5.81%) Project Management
9 5 (5.81%) Prototyping
10 4 (4.65%) Code Optimisation
10 4 (4.65%) Decision Tree
10 4 (4.65%) Digital Signal Processing
10 4 (4.65%) Hidden Markov Model
10 4 (4.65%) Neural Network
10 4 (4.65%) Open Source
10 4 (4.65%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.02%) C#
2 25 (29.07%) Python
3 24 (27.91%) SQL
4 19 (22.09%) C++
4 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
5 17 (19.77%) C
6 13 (15.12%) Java
7 11 (12.79%) Perl
8 7 (8.14%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.81%) VBA
10 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.33%) PHP
10 2 (2.33%) R
10 2 (2.33%) Ruby
10 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.16%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.16%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.16%) Scala
11 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (52.33%) Degree
2 9 (10.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (10.47%) PhD
3 4 (4.65%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.16%) MCP
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Firmware
2 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Ansible
1 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle
3 2 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.16%) Citrix
4 1 (1.16%) QNX
4 1 (1.16%) Wind River