Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 115 125
Rank change year-on-year +19 +10 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 148 105 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.04% 2.30% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 2.37% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 135 107 104
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £25,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +14.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £19,750 £20,125
90th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £38,375
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -1.96% +2.00%

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 4,728 4,437 4,959
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.17% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4,040 3,706 4,085
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,000 £69,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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
St Albans +14 29 £35,000 - 1
Watford +9 27 £34,000 +36.00% 2
Bishop's Stortford -1 15 £26,000 +20.93% 1
Stevenage +9 10 £29,250 +17.00% 2
Welwyn Garden City -11 10 £41,500 +10.67%
Hemel Hempstead -15 10 £30,000 +39.53%
Hatfield +3 9 £27,500 -21.43%
Harpenden +18 5 £42,500 +112.50%
Hoddesdon -1 5 £30,000 +22.45%
Letchworth +5 4 £27,500 +12.24%
Welwyn - 4 £27,500 -
Tring - 3 £30,000 -
Broxbourne +3 2 £23,250 -12.26%
Rickmansworth - 2 £27,000 -
Waltham Cross - 1 £40,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £30,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 £45,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £24,000 -
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 61 (41.22%) C#
2 54 (36.49%) Degree
3 51 (34.46%) HTML
3 51 (34.46%) SQL
4 47 (31.76%) .NET
4 47 (31.76%) JavaScript
5 46 (31.08%) CSS
6 38 (25.68%) Java
7 32 (21.62%) Windows
7 32 (21.62%) Computer Science
7 32 (21.62%) AngularJS
8 31 (20.95%) Software Engineering
9 25 (16.89%) Mathematics
9 25 (16.89%) jQuery
10 24 (16.22%) Python
10 24 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (15.54%) MVC
12 20 (13.51%) ASP.NET
12 20 (13.51%) Web Development
12 20 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
13 19 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (12.16%) Elasticsearch
15 17 (11.49%) C++
16 16 (10.81%) SQL Server
16 16 (10.81%) Finance
17 14 (9.46%) C
17 14 (9.46%) Linux
17 14 (9.46%) TypeScript
17 14 (9.46%) DevOps
17 14 (9.46%) 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 18 (12.16%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.70%) SAS
3 3 (2.03%) Apache
3 3 (2.03%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.35%) CMS
4 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.68%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.68%) InDesign
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.03%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) Internet
2 5 (3.38%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) MPLS
3 1 (0.68%) SSL
3 1 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.46%) Redis
3 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.35%) Power BI
4 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) DB2
5 1 (0.68%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.68%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.68%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (6.76%) Moq
2 9 (6.08%) NUnit
2 9 (6.08%) SpecFlow
3 8 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.73%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.38%) MSTest
5 5 (3.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.70%) Subversion
7 3 (2.03%) Chocolatey
7 3 (2.03%) Selenium
8 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.68%) Mockito
9 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (10.81%) Finance
2 10 (6.76%) Electronics
2 10 (6.76%) Retail
3 9 (6.08%) Games
4 5 (3.38%) Advertising
5 3 (2.03%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.35%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (34.46%) HTML
2 47 (31.76%) .NET
3 46 (31.08%) CSS
4 32 (21.62%) AngularJS
5 25 (16.89%) jQuery
6 20 (13.51%) ASP.NET
6 20 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (6.76%) React
9 9 (6.08%) XML
10 6 (4.05%) .NET Framework
10 6 (4.05%) XHTML
11 5 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 5 (3.38%) J2EE
11 5 (3.38%) Unity DI Container
11 5 (3.38%) WCF
11 5 (3.38%) WinForms
11 5 (3.38%) WPF
11 5 (3.38%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 24 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.08%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.73%) Robotics
6 6 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (3.38%) SystemC
8 4 (2.70%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.70%) NHS
9 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.35%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.68%) FMCG
10 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.62%) Windows
2 14 (9.46%) Linux
3 6 (4.05%) Ubuntu
3 6 (4.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.70%) Android
4 4 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.03%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.35%) HPUX
6 2 (1.35%) Solaris
6 2 (1.35%) Unix
6 2 (1.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.95%) Software Engineering
2 25 (16.89%) Mathematics
3 23 (15.54%) MVC
4 20 (13.51%) Web Development
5 19 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.46%) DevOps
7 11 (7.43%) Scrum
8 9 (6.08%) Coaching
8 9 (6.08%) OO
8 9 (6.08%) TDD
9 8 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.73%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.05%) Mechatronics
11 6 (4.05%) Web Application Development
12 5 (3.38%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (3.38%) Front End Development
12 5 (3.38%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (3.38%) MVVM
12 5 (3.38%) Performance Analysis
12 5 (3.38%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.22%) C#
2 51 (34.46%) SQL
3 47 (31.76%) JavaScript
4 38 (25.68%) Java
5 24 (16.22%) Python
6 17 (11.49%) C++
7 14 (9.46%) C
7 14 (9.46%) TypeScript
8 7 (4.73%) Perl
9 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.38%) Tcl
10 4 (2.70%) PHP
11 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.35%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.35%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.35%) VBA
13 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.68%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (36.49%) Degree
2 8 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.05%) PhD
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) PMO
3 1 (0.68%) GAMP
3 1 (0.68%) GxP
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (6.08%) Docker
2 7 (4.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (9.46%) Graphite
2 12 (8.11%) Consul
3 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Grafana
Vendors
1 11 (7.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.38%) Cadence
2 5 (3.38%) Synopsys
3 4 (2.70%) SOTI
4 3 (2.03%) Google
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) ATG
6 1 (0.68%) Blue Martini
6 1 (0.68%) Demandware
6 1 (0.68%) Elastic Path
6 1 (0.68%) hybris
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) New Relic
6 1 (0.68%) Telerik