Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Junior
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 56 63
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 32 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.96% 3.15% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 3.25% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 41
Sheffield median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% +3.77% +17.78%
10th Percentile £18,050 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £30,750 £33,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +7.84% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 787 986 1268
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 96.95% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 675 819 1126
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.67% - +7.14%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Sheffield

Junior
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Junior in Sheffield

Junior
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Sheffield over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Sheffield region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
3 11 (34.38%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.00%) Banking
6 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
7 6 (18.75%) Degree
7 6 (18.75%) Java
8 5 (15.63%) SDLC
9 4 (12.50%) Security Operations
9 4 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (12.50%) Java EE
9 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
9 4 (12.50%) Web Development
9 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 4 (12.50%) JBoss
9 4 (12.50%) Python
9 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (12.50%) Middleware
9 4 (12.50%) ACCA
9 4 (12.50%) CIMA
9 4 (12.50%) Change Management
9 4 (12.50%) Retail
9 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
9 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.38%) CSS

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (12.50%) JBoss
1 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) HP UFT
1 2 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Automotive
5 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) Java EE
2 4 (12.50%) Middleware
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) Django
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.13%) Express
5 1 (3.13%) Node.js
5 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (3.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
2 5 (15.63%) SDLC
3 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 4 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 4 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (6.25%) Android Development
4 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Scalability Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) Stress Testing
4 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ACCA
2 4 (12.50%) CIMA
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Capita
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter
2 1 (3.13%) VMware