Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Junior
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 70 67
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.02% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Luton median annual salary £31,250 £28,000 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.61% +13.13% -23.85%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,600 £23,275
90th Percentile £37,500 £28,000 £26,425
Bedfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year +20.00% +1.01% -10.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 386 680 601
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 96.18% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 278 576 513
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,500 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% +5.88%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) IIS
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) CSS3
7 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (25.00%) Java
8 1 (12.50%) Perl

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
4 1 (12.50%) SDET
4 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) C
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware