Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 88 138
Rank change year-on-year -9 +50 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 105 130 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.56% 3.17% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 3.27% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 100 112 81
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £26,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.15% -10.83% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,450 £19,775 £19,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £40,450 £38,750
East of England median annual salary £26,000 £29,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -11.86% +7.27% +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 4,008 3,976 4,338
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.78% 97.00% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3,168 3,400 3,636
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,100 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +12 30 £30,500 -15.16% 2
Hemel Hempstead +11 15 £25,500 +15.91%
St Albans -10 9 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Tring -1 8 £31,500 -3.08% 1
Hatfield 0 7 £37,500 +36.36%
Stevenage -7 7 £26,000 -17.46%
Bishop's Stortford -11 4 £25,500 -0.97% 1
Broxbourne -2 3 £34,500 +31.43%
Borehamwood - 3 £27,000 -
Hoddesdon -2 2 £22,500 -8.16% 1
Rickmansworth - 2 £45,000 -
Hertford +8 1 £37,000 +48.00%
Junior
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 51 (48.57%) C#
2 47 (44.76%) SQL
3 45 (42.86%) HTML
4 41 (39.05%) JavaScript
5 40 (38.10%) .NET
6 38 (36.19%) Java
7 37 (35.24%) CSS
8 25 (23.81%) XML
8 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (21.90%) Software Engineering
10 23 (21.90%) Degree
11 18 (17.14%) Computer Science
11 18 (17.14%) Web Development
12 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET
12 16 (15.24%) HTML5
13 15 (14.29%) AngularJS
14 14 (13.33%) SDLC
14 14 (13.33%) C++
14 14 (13.33%) OO
14 14 (13.33%) Finance
15 13 (12.38%) Vue.js
16 12 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (10.48%) React
17 11 (10.48%) Windows 7
17 11 (10.48%) Retail
17 11 (10.48%) Windows
17 11 (10.48%) Web Services
18 10 (9.52%) Mathematics

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 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (2.86%) IIS
1 3 (2.86%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.90%) CMS
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.95%) Apache
3 1 (0.95%) Drupal
3 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.95%) nginx
3 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.95%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
3 1 (0.95%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) SMS
2 3 (2.86%) Firewall
2 3 (2.86%) HTTP
2 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (0.95%) Internet
3 1 (0.95%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) Redis
3 6 (5.71%) MySQL
4 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.95%) Big Data
6 1 (0.95%) DB2
6 1 (0.95%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (0.95%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 9 (8.57%) Subversion
2 8 (7.62%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.81%) Selenium
5 3 (2.86%) Maven
5 3 (2.86%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.86%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.95%) Ant
6 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.95%) Gradle
6 1 (0.95%) JUnit
6 1 (0.95%) Log4j
6 1 (0.95%) Mockito
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 14 (13.33%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Retail
3 8 (7.62%) Aerospace
3 8 (7.62%) Electronics
4 5 (4.76%) Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Legal
6 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (42.86%) HTML
2 40 (38.10%) .NET
3 37 (35.24%) CSS
4 25 (23.81%) XML
5 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET
5 16 (15.24%) HTML5
6 15 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 13 (12.38%) Vue.js
8 11 (10.48%) React
8 11 (10.48%) Web Services
9 10 (9.52%) CSS3
10 9 (8.57%) XSLT
11 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
11 8 (7.62%) JSON
12 7 (6.67%) jQuery
13 6 (5.71%) Spring
13 6 (5.71%) XHTML
14 5 (4.76%) Hibernate
14 5 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (4.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) Robotics
5 3 (2.86%) User Experience
6 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.90%) Social Media
7 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.48%) Windows
1 11 (10.48%) Windows 7
2 8 (7.62%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.90%) Android
3 2 (1.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.95%) HPUX
4 1 (0.95%) Solaris
4 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.90%) Software Engineering
3 18 (17.14%) Web Development
4 14 (13.33%) OO
4 14 (13.33%) SDLC
5 12 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (9.52%) Mathematics
7 9 (8.57%) MVC
7 9 (8.57%) Software Delivery
7 9 (8.57%) Test Automation
8 8 (7.62%) Multithreading
9 7 (6.67%) Physics
9 7 (6.67%) Project Management
9 7 (6.67%) TDD
9 7 (6.67%) User Stories
10 6 (5.71%) Front End Development
10 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.76%) BDD
11 5 (4.76%) Performance Management
12 4 (3.81%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.57%) C#
2 47 (44.76%) SQL
3 41 (39.05%) JavaScript
4 38 (36.19%) Java
5 14 (13.33%) C++
6 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.71%) Fortran
7 6 (5.71%) Pascal
8 5 (4.76%) Ruby
8 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.76%) XPath
9 3 (2.86%) PHP
10 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.90%) C
10 2 (1.90%) Perl
10 2 (1.90%) Scala
10 2 (1.90%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.90%) VBA
11 1 (0.95%) Java 8
11 1 (0.95%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 23 (21.90%) Degree
2 6 (5.71%) HND
3 5 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.90%) HNC
5 1 (0.95%) ISEB
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Graphite
2 1 (0.95%) Ansible
2 1 (0.95%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.95%) Kibana
2 1 (0.95%) logstash
2 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.95%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.81%) Twitter
3 3 (2.86%) Adobe
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle
5 1 (0.95%) ATG
5 1 (0.95%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.95%) Blue Martini
5 1 (0.95%) Demandware
5 1 (0.95%) Draytek
5 1 (0.95%) Elastic Path
5 1 (0.95%) Facebook
5 1 (0.95%) Google
5 1 (0.95%) hybris
5 1 (0.95%) IBM
5 1 (0.95%) New Relic
5 1 (0.95%) Nintex
5 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.95%) Splunk