Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Junior
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 123 100
Rank change year-on-year +16 -23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 365 314 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.00% 2.38% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 2.47% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 311 310 390
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,125 £20,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11740 12701 14700
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.45% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9639 10550 12191
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in the East of England

Junior
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Junior in the East of England

Junior
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in the East of England

Junior
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +38 144 £30,000 - 12
Cambridgeshire +7 116 £30,000 +7.14% 23
Essex +29 62 £24,500 -2.00% 6
Bedfordshire +26 26 £30,000 +20.00%
Norfolk -7 9 £24,500 -18.33% 3
Suffolk -13 9 £25,000 -16.67%
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 141 (38.63%) C#
2 128 (35.07%) HTML
3 121 (33.15%) Degree
4 116 (31.78%) JavaScript
5 111 (30.41%) CSS
6 107 (29.32%) SQL
7 104 (28.49%) .NET
8 88 (24.11%) Java
9 75 (20.55%) Computer Science
10 70 (19.18%) ASP.NET
11 69 (18.90%) SQL Server
11 69 (18.90%) Windows
12 67 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (17.26%) jQuery
14 61 (16.71%) AngularJS
15 57 (15.62%) Web Development
15 57 (15.62%) Python
16 55 (15.07%) MVC
17 45 (12.33%) C++
18 43 (11.78%) Software Engineering
19 41 (11.23%) Microsoft
20 40 (10.96%) Mathematics
21 39 (10.68%) Linux
22 38 (10.41%) Finance
23 36 (9.86%) OO
23 36 (9.86%) HTML5
24 35 (9.59%) Computer Science Degree
25 33 (9.04%) PHP
26 31 (8.49%) Perl
27 29 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.92%) IIS
4 6 (1.64%) CMS
5 5 (1.37%) Apache
5 5 (1.37%) JBoss
5 5 (1.37%) SAS
5 5 (1.37%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.55%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.55%) WordPress
9 1 (0.27%) Drupal
9 1 (0.27%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.64%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) InDesign
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Movex
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.92%) npm
3 6 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.64%) SaaS
4 3 (0.82%) Office 365
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.56%) Firewall
2 12 (3.29%) Internet
3 9 (2.47%) Network Security
4 7 (1.92%) LAN
4 7 (1.92%) WAN
5 6 (1.64%) Hyperconnected
6 5 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.82%) NAS
7 3 (0.82%) SAN
7 3 (0.82%) SMS
8 2 (0.55%) DNS
8 2 (0.55%) IMAP
8 2 (0.55%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.55%) LDAP
8 2 (0.55%) SMTP
8 2 (0.55%) SSH
8 2 (0.55%) VLAN
8 2 (0.55%) VPN
9 1 (0.27%) HTTP
9 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (18.90%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.58%) MySQL
3 15 (4.11%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.19%) Redis
5 7 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.10%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.27%) DTS
10 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.84%) Jenkins
2 14 (3.84%) SpecFlow
3 12 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.01%) Moq
4 11 (3.01%) Selenium
4 11 (3.01%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.74%) NUnit
6 9 (2.47%) Subversion
7 8 (2.19%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.92%) Bower
8 7 (1.92%) Grunt
8 7 (1.92%) gulp
9 6 (1.64%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.64%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.64%) MSTest
9 6 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (1.37%) Chocolatey
11 4 (1.10%) JBehave
11 4 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 38 (10.41%) Finance
2 13 (3.56%) Automotive
3 12 (3.29%) Marketing
3 12 (3.29%) Retail
4 10 (2.74%) Electronics
5 9 (2.47%) Advertising
6 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.82%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.82%) Banking
7 3 (0.82%) Billing
8 2 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) French Language
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (35.07%) HTML
2 111 (30.41%) CSS
3 104 (28.49%) .NET
4 70 (19.18%) ASP.NET
5 63 (17.26%) jQuery
6 61 (16.71%) AngularJS
7 36 (9.86%) HTML5
8 29 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (6.30%) CSS3
10 19 (5.21%) React
10 19 (5.21%) Sass
11 18 (4.93%) J2EE
12 17 (4.66%) Web Services
13 16 (4.38%) XML
14 15 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (3.84%) .NET Framework
15 14 (3.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (3.56%) REST
16 13 (3.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 75 (20.55%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.19%) Driving Licence
5 8 (2.19%) Robotics
5 8 (2.19%) User Experience
6 7 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (1.37%) Smart Energy
8 4 (1.10%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.10%) Fintech
8 4 (1.10%) NHS
9 3 (0.82%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.55%) Chip Card
10 2 (0.55%) Contactless
10 2 (0.55%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (0.55%) EMV
10 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.55%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.55%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 69 (18.90%) Windows
2 39 (10.68%) Linux
3 18 (4.93%) Unix
4 15 (4.11%) Android
5 14 (3.84%) Windows Server
6 13 (3.56%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.37%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.55%) AIX
11 2 (0.55%) CentOS
11 2 (0.55%) Solaris
11 2 (0.55%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (15.62%) Web Development
3 55 (15.07%) MVC
4 43 (11.78%) Software Engineering
5 40 (10.96%) Mathematics
6 36 (9.86%) OO
7 28 (7.67%) SDLC
8 25 (6.85%) Test Automation
9 24 (6.58%) OOP
10 21 (5.75%) DevOps
10 21 (5.75%) Front End Development
11 17 (4.66%) TDD
12 15 (4.11%) BDD
12 15 (4.11%) Software Testing
13 14 (3.84%) Scrum
13 14 (3.84%) Web Application Development
14 13 (3.56%) Project Management
14 13 (3.56%) UML
15 10 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 141 (38.63%) C#
2 116 (31.78%) JavaScript
3 107 (29.32%) SQL
4 88 (24.11%) Java
5 57 (15.62%) Python
6 45 (12.33%) C++
7 33 (9.04%) PHP
8 31 (8.49%) Perl
9 20 (5.48%) C
10 12 (3.29%) PowerShell
10 12 (3.29%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.01%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.19%) Ruby
13 6 (1.64%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.37%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.37%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.37%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.37%) R
14 5 (1.37%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 121 (33.15%) Degree
2 35 (9.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.19%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.19%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.92%) CCNA
4 7 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.92%) PhD
5 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.37%) MCP
7 3 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.27%) ACCA
9 1 (0.27%) APMP
9 1 (0.27%) CIMA
9 1 (0.27%) ISEB
9 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.66%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) PMO
2 2 (0.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) GAMP
3 1 (0.27%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.55%) KVM
3 2 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.55%) XenServer
4 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.19%) Graphite
3 7 (1.92%) Consul
4 6 (1.64%) Ansible
4 6 (1.64%) Puppet
5 4 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.55%) Nagios
6 2 (0.55%) SCOM
7 1 (0.27%) Grafana
7 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 41 (11.23%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.03%) Oracle
3 9 (2.47%) VMware
4 8 (2.19%) Cisco
5 7 (1.92%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.37%) HP
7 3 (0.82%) Juniper
7 3 (0.82%) Sage
7 3 (0.82%) Veeam
7 3 (0.82%) WatchGuard
8 2 (0.55%) Adobe
8 2 (0.55%) BMC
8 2 (0.55%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.55%) Thales
8 2 (0.55%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.27%) Citrix
9 1 (0.27%) Dell
9 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.27%) SOTI
9 1 (0.27%) Xamarin