The median annual salary for a Junior was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 90 134
Rank change year-on-year -19 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 181 197 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.91% 2.92% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 3.04% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 147 178 164
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £22,350 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,075 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Junior in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -5 68 £30,000 +9.09% 5
Hertfordshire +5 55 £25,500 -7.27% 14
Essex -25 29 £30,000 +20.00% 4
Suffolk -3 18 £29,500 -1.66% 1
Bedfordshire +15 6 £26,750 +7.00% 2
Norfolk -5 6 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Junior
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 88 (26.19%) Degree
2 85 (25.30%) C#
3 82 (24.40%) .NET
4 68 (20.24%) SQL
5 66 (19.64%) SQL Server
6 61 (18.15%) HTML
7 59 (17.56%) JavaScript
8 58 (17.26%) Computer Science
9 56 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 50 (14.88%) Windows
10 50 (14.88%) Java
10 50 (14.88%) MVC
11 49 (14.58%) CSS
12 48 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 43 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (11.90%) Web Development
15 39 (11.61%) Linux
16 36 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (10.12%) Python
18 33 (9.82%) Finance
18 33 (9.82%) jQuery
19 31 (9.23%) C++
19 31 (9.23%) Active Directory
20 30 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
21 27 (8.04%) Retail
21 27 (8.04%) MySQL
22 26 (7.74%) PHP
22 26 (7.74%) HTML5
23 24 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
23 24 (7.14%) Mathematics

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 11 (3.27%) Apache
2 8 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.49%) WordPress
5 4 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.89%) MS Project Server
6 3 (0.89%) SugarCRM
6 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.60%) Drupal
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.60%) IIS
7 2 (0.60%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.30%) JBoss
8 1 (0.30%) SAS
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 11 (3.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (3.27%) InDesign
4 10 (2.98%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.89%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.89%) CINEMA 4D
6 3 (0.89%) Houdini
6 3 (0.89%) NUKE
7 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Movex
2 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.17%) Office 365
2 12 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.79%) SaaS
5 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.30%) Force.com
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.55%) Firewall
2 16 (4.76%) Internet
3 14 (4.17%) Network Security
4 13 (3.87%) IMAP
4 13 (3.87%) SMTP
5 10 (2.98%) iSCSI
5 10 (2.98%) SAN
5 10 (2.98%) VLAN
6 9 (2.68%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.38%) NAS
8 7 (2.08%) Wireless
9 5 (1.49%) VoIP
10 3 (0.89%) DNS
10 3 (0.89%) PPP
10 3 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.60%) ADSL
11 2 (0.60%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.60%) HTTP
11 2 (0.60%) LAN
11 2 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.04%) MySQL
3 8 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.19%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.89%) Big Data
6 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.60%) Redis
8 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.30%) DB2
8 1 (0.30%) GIS
8 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.87%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.68%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.38%) MSTest
4 8 (2.38%) NUnit
5 6 (1.79%) Moq
5 6 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (1.79%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.49%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.19%) JUnit
8 3 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.30%) JIRA
10 1 (0.30%) JMeter
10 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.30%) Selenium
10 1 (0.30%) Subversion
10 1 (0.30%) The Grinder
General
1 33 (9.82%) Finance
2 27 (8.04%) Retail
3 9 (2.68%) Electronics
3 9 (2.68%) Marketing
4 7 (2.08%) Advertising
5 5 (1.49%) Games
5 5 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.19%) Automotive
6 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.89%) Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Billing
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (24.40%) .NET
2 61 (18.15%) HTML
3 56 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 49 (14.58%) CSS
5 33 (9.82%) jQuery
6 26 (7.74%) HTML5
7 24 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (6.55%) AngularJS
9 21 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 21 (6.25%) WCF
10 20 (5.95%) WPF
11 18 (5.36%) J2EE
12 17 (5.06%) WinForms
13 14 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (4.17%) XML
14 13 (3.87%) Web Services
15 12 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (3.27%) CSS3
17 10 (2.98%) LINQ
17 10 (2.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 58 (17.26%) Computer Science
2 43 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.98%) Driving Licence
5 9 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.49%) Fintech
6 5 (1.49%) User Experience
7 3 (0.89%) Animation
7 3 (0.89%) Chip Card
7 3 (0.89%) Contactless
7 3 (0.89%) EMV
7 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.89%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (0.89%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.60%) iPad
8 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.60%) PKI
8 2 (0.60%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.88%) Windows
2 39 (11.61%) Linux
3 24 (7.14%) Unix
4 16 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.46%) Android
6 11 (3.27%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.27%) CentOS
6 11 (3.27%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.79%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.89%) AIX
12 2 (0.60%) Solaris
13 1 (0.30%) Debian
13 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (14.88%) MVC
2 40 (11.90%) Web Development
3 36 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 24 (7.14%) OO
5 22 (6.55%) Software Engineering
6 20 (5.95%) Test Automation
7 18 (5.36%) Process Improvement
7 18 (5.36%) TDD
8 17 (5.06%) DevOps
9 15 (4.46%) Project Management
10 12 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (3.57%) Web Application Development
11 11 (3.27%) Physics
11 11 (3.27%) SDLC
12 10 (2.98%) BDD
12 10 (2.98%) Kanban
12 10 (2.98%) Multithreading
12 10 (2.98%) Software Testing
12 10 (2.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (25.30%) C#
2 68 (20.24%) SQL
3 59 (17.56%) JavaScript
4 50 (14.88%) Java
5 34 (10.12%) Python
6 31 (9.23%) C++
7 26 (7.74%) PHP
8 20 (5.95%) Perl
9 12 (3.57%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.68%) Ruby
10 9 (2.68%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.38%) Korn
11 8 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.08%) C
13 6 (1.79%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.79%) Tcl
14 5 (1.49%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.19%) Delphi
15 4 (1.19%) F#
16 3 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 88 (26.19%) Degree
2 30 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.68%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.79%) MCP
6 4 (1.19%) PhD
7 3 (0.89%) CCNA
7 3 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.60%) ISEB
9 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.49%) SLA
2 4 (1.19%) PMO
2 4 (1.19%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.38%) KVM
2 8 (2.38%) XenServer
3 3 (0.89%) Docker
4 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (3.87%) Puppet
3 11 (3.27%) Ansible
4 8 (2.38%) Nagios
4 8 (2.38%) SCOM
5 4 (1.19%) Kibana
6 3 (0.89%) Grafana
6 3 (0.89%) Munin
6 3 (0.89%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.60%) Salt
7 2 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.55%) Oracle
3 12 (3.57%) Adobe
3 12 (3.57%) Juniper
4 10 (2.98%) HP
5 8 (2.38%) Blue Coat
5 8 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 8 (2.38%) Cisco
5 8 (2.38%) F5
6 7 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.08%) VMware
7 5 (1.49%) DevExpress
7 5 (1.49%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.19%) Google
9 3 (0.89%) Apple
9 3 (0.89%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.89%) SAP
10 2 (0.60%) BMC
10 2 (0.60%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.60%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum d.o.e & qualifications, + benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum £25k-£35k dep. experience+bonus
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £22,000 - £29,000 DOE + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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