The median annual salary for a Junior was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 37 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.79% - 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% - 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £21,500 - £21,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 242 290 364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.28% 93.55% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 163 203 246
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton that featured Junior in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Luton

Junior
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Junior in Luton

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Luton region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) ADSL
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Frame Relay
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (42.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) ADSL
1 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Frame Relay
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe