Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 71 88
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 14 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.08% 3.38% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 3.53% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 10
Cheltenham median annual salary £30,000 £23,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -51.53% +151.28%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £35,000 £31,850 £49,850
Gloucestershire median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -16.67% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 638 453 834
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.66% 95.57% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 516 384 693
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,575 £29,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Cheltenham

Junior
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Junior in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Cheltenham region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) SQL

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) UX Design
4 1 (7.14%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) VMware