Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 105 108
Rank change year-on-year -27 +3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 60 111 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.74% 2.94% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 3.01% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 46 81 78
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £34,375 £46,250 £37,875
East of England median annual salary £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +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 3,318 3,688 3,447
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 97.54% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,307 2,870 2,874
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +3 46 £25,500 -15.00% 20
Peterborough -29 14 £23,000 -23.33% 2
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (41.67%) HTML
2 25 (41.67%) CSS
3 21 (35.00%) Degree
4 17 (28.33%) SQL
5 15 (25.00%) C#
5 15 (25.00%) .NET
5 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 14 (23.33%) jQuery
7 13 (21.67%) Python
8 12 (20.00%) Windows
8 12 (20.00%) PHP
8 12 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 11 (18.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (18.33%) Linux
10 10 (16.67%) Web Development
11 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (15.00%) Machine Learning
12 8 (13.33%) HTML5
12 8 (13.33%) Ruby
12 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
13 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
13 7 (11.67%) RESTful
13 7 (11.67%) User Experience
14 6 (10.00%) React
14 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
14 6 (10.00%) CSS3
14 6 (10.00%) CRM

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 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) DHCP
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.67%) SMTP
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Big Data
2 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) Selenium
3 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.67%) TestRail
General
1 4 (6.67%) Marketing
1 4 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) CSS
1 25 (41.67%) HTML
2 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 14 (23.33%) jQuery
4 11 (18.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (13.33%) HTML5
6 7 (11.67%) RESTful
7 6 (10.00%) CSS3
7 6 (10.00%) React
8 5 (8.33%) Node.js
8 5 (8.33%) Web Services
9 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.00%) Symfony
10 2 (3.33%) Django
10 2 (3.33%) JSON
10 2 (3.33%) LESS
10 2 (3.33%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (3.33%) REST
10 2 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) User Experience
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Fintech
3 3 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.33%) Cyberattack
4 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Windows
2 11 (18.33%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 10 (16.67%) Web Development
4 9 (15.00%) Machine Learning
5 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (10.00%) CRM
6 6 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) OO
8 4 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (6.67%) DevOps
8 4 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
9 3 (5.00%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
9 3 (5.00%) Server Hardening
9 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (5.00%) Web Design
10 2 (3.33%) OOP
10 2 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (28.33%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) C#
4 13 (21.67%) Python
5 12 (20.00%) PHP
6 8 (13.33%) Ruby
7 6 (10.00%) Java
8 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) ES6
9 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.67%) MCSA
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) SCCM
2 3 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Symantec
3 4 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (5.00%) Adobe
4 3 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Facebook
5 1 (1.67%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.67%) Zscaler