Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 114 85
Rank change year-on-year -25 -29 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 79 78 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.85% 2.23% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 2.30% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 102
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +28.71%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £20,800
90th Percentile £38,000 £49,125 £43,250
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% -5.45% +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 4,125 3,386 3,949
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 96.66% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,755 2,619 3,162
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -12 54 £31,500 - 7
Peterborough -21 12 £27,500 -3.51% 2
Huntingdon -2 9 £28,500 -
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (51.90%) Degree
2 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
2 22 (27.85%) Windows
3 20 (25.32%) Machine Learning
4 19 (24.05%) Linux
4 19 (24.05%) C#
5 17 (21.52%) HTML
6 16 (20.25%) C
6 16 (20.25%) Web Development
7 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (18.99%) .NET
7 15 (18.99%) Java
8 14 (17.72%) Python
8 14 (17.72%) Artificial Intelligence
9 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
9 11 (13.92%) SQL
10 10 (12.66%) C++
10 10 (12.66%) OO
10 10 (12.66%) CSS
10 10 (12.66%) Mathematics
11 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
11 9 (11.39%) Oracle
11 9 (11.39%) Firewall
12 8 (10.13%) OOP
12 8 (10.13%) HTML5
13 7 (8.86%) CSS3
13 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
13 7 (8.86%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (8.86%) Finance
14 6 (7.59%) Marketing

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:

Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Weka
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.06%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.27%) SMTP
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.59%) MySQL
2 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.53%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Marketing
3 5 (6.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.27%) French Language
5 1 (1.27%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) HTML
2 15 (18.99%) .NET
3 10 (12.66%) CSS
4 8 (10.13%) HTML5
5 7 (8.86%) CSS3
6 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.59%) RESTful
7 5 (6.33%) J2EE
7 5 (6.33%) Spring
7 5 (6.33%) Web Services
8 4 (5.06%) jQuery
8 4 (5.06%) scikit-learn
8 4 (5.06%) TensorFlow
8 4 (5.06%) Theano
8 4 (5.06%) Torch
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.80%) Symfony
9 3 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.53%) React
10 2 (2.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.33%) Fintech
2 5 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.06%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.06%) CUDA
3 4 (5.06%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.06%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.27%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.27%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Windows
2 19 (24.05%) Linux
3 4 (5.06%) Unix
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) CentOS
4 1 (1.27%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Machine Learning
2 16 (20.25%) Web Development
3 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.72%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.66%) Mathematics
6 10 (12.66%) OO
7 8 (10.13%) OOP
8 7 (8.86%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (6.33%) Microservices
9 5 (6.33%) Prototyping
10 4 (5.06%) API Integration
10 4 (5.06%) Bioinformatics
10 4 (5.06%) Code Optimisation
10 4 (5.06%) Decision Tree
10 4 (5.06%) ERP
10 4 (5.06%) MVC
10 4 (5.06%) Neural Network
10 4 (5.06%) SOLID
10 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.05%) C#
3 16 (20.25%) C
4 15 (18.99%) Java
5 14 (17.72%) Python
6 11 (13.92%) SQL
7 10 (12.66%) C++
8 5 (6.33%) PHP
9 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.27%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.27%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.27%) R
11 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (51.90%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.53%) PhD
3 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.27%) MCITP
4 1 (1.27%) MCP
4 1 (1.27%) MCSA
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) MCTS
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) Docker
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco
3 1 (1.27%) Facebook
3 1 (1.27%) QNX
3 1 (1.27%) VMware
3 1 (1.27%) Wind River