Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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

Junior
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 76 53
Rank change year-on-year +6 -23 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 39 23 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.08% 2.08% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 2.17% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 66
Northamptonshire median annual salary £20,000 £28,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +15.46% +7.78%
10th Percentile £17,500 £20,650 £16,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
East Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1,230 1,061 1,312
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 95.76% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 972 833 909
Northamptonshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Northamptonshire

Junior
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Junior in Northamptonshire

Junior
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Northamptonshire

Junior
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Kettering +14 23 £20,000 +3.90% 3
Northampton -13 10 £35,000 +26.13% 4
Towcester - 1 £27,500 - 1
Junior
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 35 (89.74%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) C#
2 34 (87.18%) HTML
3 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 33 (84.62%) CSS
4 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
5 20 (51.28%) Web Development
6 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 11 (28.21%) Adobe
8 10 (25.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (25.64%) MVC
8 10 (25.64%) Graphic Design
8 10 (25.64%) jQuery
8 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 8 (20.51%) Degree
10 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
11 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (15.38%) QA
12 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
12 6 (15.38%) JSON
12 6 (15.38%) LINQ
12 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (15.38%) Python
12 6 (15.38%) SQL
12 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 6 (15.38%) Ajax

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (12.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (89.74%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) HTML
3 33 (84.62%) CSS
4 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
5 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (25.64%) jQuery
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.38%) Ajax
7 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (15.38%) JSON
7 6 (15.38%) LINQ
7 6 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.13%) Classic ASP
9 2 (5.13%) XHTML
10 1 (2.56%) RESTful
10 1 (2.56%) WCF
10 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Graphic Design
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Social Media
4 2 (5.13%) Blog
5 1 (2.56%) BBC
5 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Android
1 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Web Development
2 10 (25.64%) MVC
3 6 (15.38%) Progressive Web App
3 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) OOP
5 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.13%) SEO
6 1 (2.56%) BDD
6 1 (2.56%) Copywriting
6 1 (2.56%) Link Building
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) OpenUP
6 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) C#
2 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) Python
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) C++
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Adobe
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Twitter
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) Facebook
5 1 (2.56%) Sony
5 1 (2.56%) Yahoo!