Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 128 107
Rank change year-on-year +38 -21 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 144 93 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.25% 2.07% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 2.14% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 125 94 134
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -5.66%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,125 £20,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4286 4355 5185
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 97.01% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3640 3644 4260
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Hertfordshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Hertfordshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Salary histogram for Junior in Hertfordshire

Junior
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Hertfordshire 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
St Albans +7 28 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Bishop's Stortford +2 20 £26,000 -
Watford -2 19 £31,900 +27.60% 2
Stevenage +12 16 £32,000 +6.67%
Hemel Hempstead +2 10 £24,250 -35.33% 2
Welwyn Garden City +2 7 £41,500 +10.67%
Hoddesdon +8 6 £30,000 +33.33%
Welwyn - 4 £27,500 -
Cheshunt - 4 £36,000 -
Tring -1 3 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Hatfield +6 2 £28,750 +19.79% 1
Harpenden +15 1 - - 1
Letchworth -4 1 £25,000 +16.28% 2
Hertford -8 1 £26,500 +24.71%
Berkhamsted - 1 £14,400 -
Broxbourne - 1 £22,500 - 1
Waltham Cross - 1 £40,000 -
Junior
East of England

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

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 Hertfordshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 55 (38.19%) C#
2 51 (35.42%) SQL
3 45 (31.25%) HTML
4 42 (29.17%) Degree
5 40 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 38 (26.39%) .NET
7 37 (25.69%) CSS
8 35 (24.31%) Windows
9 33 (22.92%) Computer Science
10 30 (20.83%) Java
11 27 (18.75%) jQuery
11 27 (18.75%) Software Engineering
12 26 (18.06%) MVC
12 26 (18.06%) AngularJS
13 25 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (15.28%) ASP.NET
14 22 (15.28%) Python
15 19 (13.19%) SQL Server
16 18 (12.50%) Mathematics
17 17 (11.81%) Web Development
18 15 (10.42%) C++
18 15 (10.42%) RabbitMQ
19 14 (9.72%) SpecFlow
19 14 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
20 13 (9.03%) Elasticsearch
20 13 (9.03%) PHP
20 13 (9.03%) Scrum
21 12 (8.33%) OOP
21 12 (8.33%) Retail
21 12 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (9.03%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.47%) Apache
3 4 (2.78%) SAS
3 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.69%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.39%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.69%) InDesign
3 1 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.78%) SaaS
3 2 (1.39%) Office 365
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) Internet
2 6 (4.17%) Hyperconnected
3 2 (1.39%) DNS
3 2 (1.39%) Firewall
3 2 (1.39%) IMAP
3 2 (1.39%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.39%) LDAP
3 2 (1.39%) NAS
3 2 (1.39%) SAN
3 2 (1.39%) SMTP
3 2 (1.39%) SSH
3 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.39%) VLAN
4 1 (0.69%) Intranet
4 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.56%) Redis
3 7 (4.86%) MySQL
4 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (9.72%) SpecFlow
2 11 (7.64%) Moq
3 10 (6.94%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.94%) NUnit
4 9 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.17%) MSTest
5 6 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (4.17%) Selenium
6 5 (3.47%) Chocolatey
6 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.47%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (2.08%) Subversion
8 2 (1.39%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.69%) jMock
9 1 (0.69%) JUnit
9 1 (0.69%) Maven
General
1 12 (8.33%) Retail
2 10 (6.94%) Electronics
3 4 (2.78%) Finance
4 3 (2.08%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Billing
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.25%) HTML
2 38 (26.39%) .NET
3 37 (25.69%) CSS
4 27 (18.75%) jQuery
5 26 (18.06%) AngularJS
6 22 (15.28%) ASP.NET
7 15 (10.42%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (8.33%) React
10 8 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (4.86%) .NET Framework
11 7 (4.86%) Swing
12 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (4.17%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (4.17%) Ninject
12 6 (4.17%) Spring.NET
12 6 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
12 6 (4.17%) WCF
12 6 (4.17%) WinForms
12 6 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.92%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.86%) Robotics
5 6 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.78%) NHS
7 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.39%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.39%) Fintech
7 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.39%) PKI
7 2 (1.39%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.31%) Windows
2 7 (4.86%) Linux
3 6 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.78%) Unix
4 4 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.39%) AIX
6 2 (1.39%) CentOS
6 2 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.39%) Solaris
6 2 (1.39%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 26 (18.06%) MVC
3 25 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 17 (11.81%) Web Development
6 13 (9.03%) Scrum
7 12 (8.33%) OOP
8 11 (7.64%) OO
9 10 (6.94%) DevOps
10 8 (5.56%) TDD
10 8 (5.56%) Web Application Development
11 7 (4.86%) Project Management
12 6 (4.17%) BDD
12 6 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
12 6 (4.17%) Kanban
12 6 (4.17%) Mechatronics
12 6 (4.17%) MVVM
12 6 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 55 (38.19%) C#
2 51 (35.42%) SQL
3 40 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 30 (20.83%) Java
5 22 (15.28%) Python
6 15 (10.42%) C++
7 13 (9.03%) PHP
8 11 (7.64%) C
8 11 (7.64%) Perl
9 8 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 8 (5.56%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.39%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.39%) C-shell
11 2 (1.39%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.39%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.39%) Korn
11 2 (1.39%) Ruby
11 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (29.17%) Degree
2 11 (7.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.69%) APMP
3 1 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) PMO
3 1 (0.69%) GAMP
3 1 (0.69%) GxP
3 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) KVM
2 2 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.39%) XenServer
3 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.56%) Graphite
2 7 (4.86%) Consul
2 7 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.39%) Ansible
3 2 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.39%) Nagios
3 2 (1.39%) Puppet
3 2 (1.39%) SCOM
4 1 (0.69%) Grafana
4 1 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (7.64%) Oracle
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.39%) Adobe
3 2 (1.39%) BMC
3 2 (1.39%) HP
3 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.39%) Thales
3 2 (1.39%) VocaLink
4 1 (0.69%) Dell
4 1 (0.69%) Sage
4 1 (0.69%) SonicWALL
4 1 (0.69%) SOTI
4 1 (0.69%) Symantec
4 1 (0.69%) Telerik
4 1 (0.69%) VMware