Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 97 142
Rank change year-on-year -2 +45 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 119 123 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.61% 2.89% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.99% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 112 118 78
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,775 £19,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £38,750
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% -3.64% +10.00%

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 4,442 4,119 4,672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 96.74% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,721 3,501 3,873
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 2018. 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
Watford +9 33 £32,500 +25.00% 6
St Albans +6 18 £37,500 -
Stevenage +1 15 £26,000 +4.00%
Hemel Hempstead -14 15 £25,500 +18.60% 3
Hatfield -6 9 £27,500 +2.80% 1
Bishop's Stortford -1 4 £23,250 +5.68%
Welwyn Garden City -31 3 £26,500 -11.67%
Rickmansworth - 2 £27,000 -
Harpenden - 2 £42,500 -
Letchworth +18 1 £27,500 +10.00%
Hitchin +12 1 £24,000 -11.11% 3
Hertford +2 1 £37,000 +48.00%
Borehamwood - 1 £25,000 - 1
Kings Langley - 1 £45,000 -
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 56 (47.06%) C#
2 51 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 47 (39.50%) .NET
4 44 (36.97%) SQL
4 44 (36.97%) HTML
5 41 (34.45%) CSS
6 37 (31.09%) Java
7 33 (27.73%) Web Development
7 33 (27.73%) Degree
8 31 (26.05%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (21.01%) AngularJS
10 23 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (19.33%) Finance
11 20 (16.81%) Software Engineering
12 19 (15.97%) Mathematics
12 19 (15.97%) Computer Science
12 19 (15.97%) SQL Server
13 18 (15.13%) Redis
13 18 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET
14 17 (14.29%) XML
15 15 (12.61%) React
16 14 (11.76%) SDLC
16 14 (11.76%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 14 (11.76%) OO
17 13 (10.92%) Elasticsearch
17 13 (10.92%) HTML5
18 12 (10.08%) RabbitMQ
18 12 (10.08%) TypeScript
18 12 (10.08%) Graphite

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 (10.92%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.36%) Apache
3 3 (2.52%) CMS
3 3 (2.52%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.68%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.84%) IIS
5 1 (0.84%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Chatbot
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.84%) GitHub
3 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) SMS
2 2 (1.68%) Firewall
2 2 (1.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) Wireless
3 1 (0.84%) DNS
3 1 (0.84%) PBX
3 1 (0.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.13%) Redis
3 6 (5.04%) MySQL
4 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.68%) DB2
6 2 (1.68%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.68%) Power BI
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.52%) Maven
3 2 (1.68%) Ant
3 2 (1.68%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.68%) gulp
3 2 (1.68%) JUnit
3 2 (1.68%) Log4j
3 2 (1.68%) Mockito
3 2 (1.68%) Subversion
3 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.68%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (0.84%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.84%) Grunt
4 1 (0.84%) JIRA
4 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.84%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.84%) webpack
General
1 23 (19.33%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Games
3 4 (3.36%) Advertising
3 4 (3.36%) Legal
3 4 (3.36%) Marketing
3 4 (3.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) Back Office
5 1 (0.84%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.50%) .NET
2 44 (36.97%) HTML
3 41 (34.45%) CSS
4 25 (21.01%) AngularJS
5 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 17 (14.29%) XML
6 15 (12.61%) React
7 14 (11.76%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 13 (10.92%) HTML5
9 12 (10.08%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (8.40%) JSON
11 8 (6.72%) .NET Framework
11 8 (6.72%) CSS3
11 8 (6.72%) XHTML
12 6 (5.04%) Ember.js
12 6 (5.04%) Meteor
12 6 (5.04%) XSL
13 5 (4.20%) J2EE
13 5 (4.20%) jQuery
13 5 (4.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.04%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.20%) SystemC
5 4 (3.36%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.36%) Robotics
5 4 (3.36%) Social Media
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Linux
2 4 (3.36%) Android
2 4 (3.36%) Windows
3 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.52%) HPUX
3 3 (2.52%) Solaris
3 3 (2.52%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.52%) Unix
4 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.73%) Web Development
2 31 (26.05%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (16.81%) Software Engineering
5 19 (15.97%) Mathematics
6 14 (11.76%) OO
6 14 (11.76%) SDLC
7 10 (8.40%) MVC
7 10 (8.40%) TDD
8 9 (7.56%) DevOps
9 8 (6.72%) Manual Testing
10 7 (5.88%) Front End Development
11 6 (5.04%) Coaching
11 6 (5.04%) Performance Management
11 6 (5.04%) Physics
11 6 (5.04%) Software Testing
12 5 (4.20%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.20%) Quantitative Analysis
12 5 (4.20%) Scrum
12 5 (4.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.06%) C#
2 51 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 44 (36.97%) SQL
4 37 (31.09%) Java
5 12 (10.08%) TypeScript
6 10 (8.40%) C++
6 10 (8.40%) Python
7 7 (5.88%) Perl
8 6 (5.04%) C
8 6 (5.04%) Fortran
8 6 (5.04%) Pascal
9 5 (4.20%) PHP
9 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.20%) Ruby
9 5 (4.20%) Tcl
10 4 (3.36%) VBA
11 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.68%) Scala
13 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (27.73%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) ISEB
2 8 (6.72%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (5.04%) PhD
5 4 (3.36%) HND
6 1 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) Docker
2 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (10.08%) Graphite
2 7 (5.88%) Consul
Vendors
1 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) Twitter
3 5 (4.20%) Cadence
3 5 (4.20%) Synopsys
4 3 (2.52%) Adobe
4 3 (2.52%) Facebook
4 3 (2.52%) Google
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle
5 2 (1.68%) ATG
5 2 (1.68%) Blue Martini
5 2 (1.68%) Demandware
5 2 (1.68%) Elastic Path
5 2 (1.68%) hybris
5 2 (1.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.84%) Draytek
6 1 (0.84%) New Relic
6 1 (0.84%) SOTI