Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 21 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 66 84
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 12 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.89% 2.94% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.99% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 13
Cheltenham median annual salary £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £22,375 £21,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £49,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year - -10.71% +12.00%

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 609 468 808
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 98.32% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 489 398 694
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £18,500 £23,525 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,446 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.93% - +4.94%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 2 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) User Experience
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 1 (8.33%) SOLID

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 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Life Science
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (8.33%) SOLID
3 1 (8.33%) UX Design
3 1 (8.33%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (8.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) VMware