Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 50 73
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 27 68 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.50% 4.79% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 4.97% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 81 59
Northamptonshire median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £16,750 £17,000
90th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £34,000
East Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +6.25%

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 1033 1367 1865
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 96.20% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 807 917 1639
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,300
90th Percentile £61,900 £58,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Northampton +8 14 £25,000 - 1
Wellingborough - 9 £28,000 -
Kettering -18 1 £19,000 -16.48% 1
Junior
East Midlands

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

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 Northamptonshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (33.33%) ETL
6 9 (33.33%) OLTP
6 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (33.33%) OLAP
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) MVC
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) C#
8 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) Degree
9 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
9 4 (14.81%) Linux
9 4 (14.81%) OO
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle
10 3 (11.11%) Python
10 3 (11.11%) XHTML
10 3 (11.11%) Google
10 3 (11.11%) WCF

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 3 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (33.33%) OLAP
2 9 (33.33%) OLTP
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (7.41%) QlikView
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (11.11%) WCF
5 3 (11.11%) XHTML
6 2 (7.41%) LINQ
7 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.70%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) Grails
7 1 (3.70%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) jQuery
7 1 (3.70%) Laravel
7 1 (3.70%) Node.js
7 1 (3.70%) React
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (33.33%) ETL
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (7.41%) API Design
7 2 (7.41%) Business Process Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.41%) Logistics
7 2 (7.41%) SOA
7 2 (7.41%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
8 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Cognos
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau
3 2 (7.41%) Twitter
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.70%) VMware