The median annual salary for a Junior was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Junior
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 50 62
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.79% 2.75% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 2.86% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 15
Median salary £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £21,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,935 £26,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 364 525 645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 95.79% 96.33% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1631 2187 2456
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £21,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Northampton

Junior
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Junior in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Northampton region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) SQL
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (31.25%) SaaS
3 5 (31.25%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (25.00%) Billing
4 4 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Billing
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) LINQ
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) React
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blog
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Copywriting
4 1 (6.25%) E-business
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft