Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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

Junior
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 38 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 18 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 5.90% 7.47% 5.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.34% 7.74% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 21
St Albans median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% +33.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £37,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year - +0.84% +17.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent vacancies in St Albans with a recognized job title 284 336 400
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.11% 96.55% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 252 289 370
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,125 £27,500 £31,225
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in St Albans

Junior
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Junior in St Albans

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 St Albans region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (38.89%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
7 4 (22.22%) Redis
7 4 (22.22%) Gherkin
7 4 (22.22%) Web Development
7 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
7 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Graphite
7 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) Skype
8 3 (16.67%) OneDrive
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
8 3 (16.67%) Remote Desktop

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) NServiceBus
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (16.67%) Skype
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Redis
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
3 3 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.56%) Protractor
4 1 (5.56%) RSpec
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) French Language
2 3 (16.67%) Greek Language
2 3 (16.67%) Italian Language
2 3 (16.67%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 4 (22.22%) Gherkin
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) Threat Management
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Graphite
2 2 (11.11%) Consul
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft