Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 94 126
Rank change year-on-year 0 +32 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 109 146 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.86% 3.29% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 3.41% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 102 125 96
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.69% +15.69%
10th Percentile £23,050 £21,000 £21,188
90th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year -8.33% +8.11% +11.00%

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 3,705 4,284 4,340
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.14% 96.55% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,864 3,632 3,628
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +2 30 £35,000 +9.72%
St Albans 0 18 £30,000 -7.69%
Tring +1 11 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Hatfield +15 8 £33,000 +20.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead +17 4 £28,750 -4.17%
Borehamwood +15 4 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Bishop's Stortford -5 4 £29,000 +11.54%
Stevenage -1 3 £27,500 -12.70%
Berkhamsted -4 3 £25,000 +73.61% 1
Broxbourne -9 3 £34,500 +48.39%
Hoddesdon -3 2 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Kings Langley - 2 £29,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £45,000 -
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 39 (35.78%) C#
1 39 (35.78%) SQL
2 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
3 34 (31.19%) HTML
4 30 (27.52%) .NET
5 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (24.77%) CSS
7 24 (22.02%) Java
8 19 (17.43%) Windows
8 19 (17.43%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (16.51%) Software Engineering
10 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
11 16 (14.68%) XML
12 15 (13.76%) Test Automation
13 14 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (12.84%) Degree
13 14 (12.84%) Web Services
13 14 (12.84%) Windows 10
14 11 (10.09%) Subversion
14 11 (10.09%) Windows 7
14 11 (10.09%) Multithreading
14 11 (10.09%) QA
14 11 (10.09%) Selenium
14 11 (10.09%) Aerospace
14 11 (10.09%) MVC
14 11 (10.09%) Electronics
14 11 (10.09%) Visual Studio
14 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET
14 11 (10.09%) C++
14 11 (10.09%) Microsoft

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 6 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.67%) IIS
4 3 (2.75%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.92%) CMS
6 1 (0.92%) Drupal
6 1 (0.92%) nginx
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.75%) Office 365
3 3 (2.75%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.92%) SaaS
5 1 (0.92%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Firewall
1 4 (3.67%) LAN
1 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.67%) WAN
2 3 (2.75%) HTTP
2 3 (2.75%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (2.75%) Skype
3 1 (0.92%) PBX
3 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.59%) Redis
3 1 (0.92%) Big Data
3 1 (0.92%) GIS
3 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.92%) MySQL
3 1 (0.92%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Selenium
1 11 (10.09%) Subversion
1 11 (10.09%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.34%) WebDriver
3 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.75%) Appium
5 3 (2.75%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.83%) JIRA
6 2 (1.83%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.92%) Gradle
7 1 (0.92%) gulp
7 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.92%) JBehave
7 1 (0.92%) Maven
7 1 (0.92%) Protractor
7 1 (0.92%) RSpec
7 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (10.09%) Aerospace
1 11 (10.09%) Electronics
2 9 (8.26%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Retail
3 6 (5.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) French Language
4 3 (2.75%) Greek Language
4 3 (2.75%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.75%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (2.75%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.19%) HTML
2 30 (27.52%) .NET
3 27 (24.77%) CSS
4 16 (14.68%) XML
5 14 (12.84%) Web Services
6 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET
7 10 (9.17%) jQuery
8 9 (8.26%) AngularJS
8 9 (8.26%) HTML5
9 8 (7.34%) XSLT
10 7 (6.42%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (5.50%) REST
12 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (3.67%) CSS3
12 4 (3.67%) Gherkin
12 4 (3.67%) Spring
12 4 (3.67%) Vue.js
13 3 (2.75%) Hibernate
14 2 (1.83%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) User Experience
2 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.34%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.75%) iPad
3 3 (2.75%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.92%) Blog
5 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.92%) EPoS
5 1 (0.92%) iPhone
5 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.43%) Windows
2 14 (12.84%) Windows 10
3 11 (10.09%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.59%) Linux
5 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.83%) Android
6 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.92%) Unix
7 1 (0.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.43%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (16.51%) Software Engineering
4 15 (13.76%) Test Automation
5 11 (10.09%) Multithreading
5 11 (10.09%) MVC
6 10 (9.17%) Web Development
7 9 (8.26%) Mathematics
7 9 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (7.34%) Project Planning
8 8 (7.34%) User Stories
9 7 (6.42%) Change Control
9 7 (6.42%) OOP
9 7 (6.42%) Project Management
9 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.50%) DevOps
10 6 (5.50%) Scrum
10 6 (5.50%) Software Delivery
10 6 (5.50%) Workflow
11 5 (4.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.78%) C#
1 39 (35.78%) SQL
2 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
3 24 (22.02%) Java
4 11 (10.09%) C++
5 6 (5.50%) TypeScript
5 6 (5.50%) XPath
6 4 (3.67%) PHP
6 4 (3.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.67%) Python
6 4 (3.67%) Ruby
6 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.75%) Perl
8 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.83%) VBA
9 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.92%) ES6
9 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.92%) VB
9 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) HNC
2 2 (1.83%) HND
2 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) PMO
2 1 (0.92%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Graphite
2 3 (2.75%) Ansible
2 3 (2.75%) Terraform
3 2 (1.83%) Consul
4 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.92%) Kibana
4 1 (0.92%) logstash
4 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.67%) Adobe
2 4 (3.67%) Blue Prism
2 4 (3.67%) SAP
3 2 (1.83%) Google
4 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco
4 1 (0.92%) Draytek
4 1 (0.92%) Juniper
4 1 (0.92%) New Relic
4 1 (0.92%) Nintex
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle
4 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds
4 1 (0.92%) Splunk
4 1 (0.92%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.92%) webMethods
4 1 (0.92%) Xamarin