The median annual salary for a Junior was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 70 53
Rank change year-on-year +33 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 13 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.39% 0.71% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 0.72% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 15
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £37,500
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 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 371 552 528
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.87% 98.22% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 317 406 472
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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 27 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 Northampton region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 18 (54.55%) Degree
2 17 (51.52%) Computer Science
3 13 (39.39%) .NET
4 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) Web Development
5 11 (33.33%) C#
5 11 (33.33%) HTML
5 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 11 (33.33%) CSS
6 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 9 (27.27%) SQL
8 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
8 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (21.21%) MVC
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 6 (18.18%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) jQuery
9 6 (18.18%) SaaS
9 6 (18.18%) Retail
9 6 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
10 5 (15.15%) Sage Pay
10 5 (15.15%) ITIL
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.12%) IIS
11 4 (12.12%) MS Project
11 4 (12.12%) MS Office

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 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Project
2 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visualfiles
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) SaaS
2 5 (15.15%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
1 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (33.33%) CSS
2 11 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
4 6 (18.18%) jQuery
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (12.12%) CSS3
5 4 (12.12%) HTML5
5 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.06%) LAMP
7 1 (3.03%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.03%) RESTful
7 1 (3.03%) Web Services
7 1 (3.03%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.03%) Blog
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Web Development
2 7 (21.21%) MVC
3 6 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.12%) Computer Vision
5 4 (12.12%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Case Management
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) Content Management
7 1 (3.03%) Copywriting
7 1 (3.03%) Open Source
7 1 (3.03%) SEO
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) Service Management
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 11 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (12.12%) PhD
2 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCENT
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCSD
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Sage