Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 106 121
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 62 110 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.04% 2.58% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 2.65% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 45 90 62
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £26,000 £30,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,950 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £37,438
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +10.00%

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 2,953 4,150 3,358
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 97.28% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,149 3,174 2,792
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.31% - +2.27%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +9 40 £27,500 -8.33% 25
Peterborough -16 21 £23,000 -23.33% 3
Huntingdon -2 1 £26,500 +6.00% 2
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 33 (53.23%) JavaScript
2 29 (46.77%) HTML
2 29 (46.77%) CSS
3 16 (25.81%) SQL
4 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
5 14 (22.58%) PHP
5 14 (22.58%) Windows
6 13 (20.97%) Linux
6 13 (20.97%) Symantec
6 13 (20.97%) SCCM
6 13 (20.97%) Degree
6 13 (20.97%) Retail
6 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
7 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (19.35%) User Experience
7 12 (19.35%) jQuery
7 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (19.35%) Front End Development
7 12 (19.35%) Windows Server
7 12 (19.35%) VMware
7 12 (19.35%) Incident Management
7 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
7 12 (19.35%) SLA
7 12 (19.35%) Python
7 12 (19.35%) C#
7 12 (19.35%) .NET
8 11 (17.74%) AIX
8 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
8 11 (17.74%) IBM

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 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) Drupal
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (6.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) DHCP
1 2 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) VoIP
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.23%) Big Data
2 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Mockito
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.61%) TestRail
General
1 13 (20.97%) Retail
2 7 (11.29%) Games
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) CSS
1 29 (46.77%) HTML
2 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
3 12 (19.35%) .NET
3 12 (19.35%) jQuery
4 8 (12.90%) Node.js
4 8 (12.90%) React
4 8 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (9.68%) Vue.js
6 4 (6.45%) HTML5
6 4 (6.45%) LESS
6 4 (6.45%) Sass
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.84%) Laravel
7 3 (4.84%) Symfony
7 3 (4.84%) Web Services
8 2 (3.23%) Django
8 2 (3.23%) JSON
8 2 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.23%) Cyberattack
2 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Linux
3 12 (19.35%) Windows Server
3 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.74%) AIX
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Front End Development
1 12 (19.35%) Incident Management
1 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
2 11 (17.74%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (17.74%) Patch Management
2 11 (17.74%) Server Hardening
2 11 (17.74%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.29%) Web Development
5 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.06%) OO
6 4 (6.45%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (6.45%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.84%) High Availability
7 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.84%) TDD
8 2 (3.23%) CRM
8 2 (3.23%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.81%) SQL
3 14 (22.58%) PHP
4 12 (19.35%) C#
4 12 (19.35%) Python
5 11 (17.74%) PowerShell
6 8 (12.90%) Ruby
7 7 (11.29%) Java
8 4 (6.45%) ES6
9 1 (1.61%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) CCNA
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) CCNP
3 1 (1.61%) MCSA
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (17.74%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) SCCM
2 11 (17.74%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (17.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.97%) Symantec
3 12 (19.35%) VMware
4 11 (17.74%) IBM
5 4 (6.45%) Adobe
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) Zscaler