Period
to 22 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

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
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 54 65
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 8 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 4.47% 4.47% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 4.58% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 9
St Albans median annual salary £28,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,550 £25,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £43,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £29,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +17.00% -19.35%

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 174 415 346
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.21% 97.65% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 169 389 312
St Albans median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,050 £28,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 22 April 2019, 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) French Language
4 2 (25.00%) Greek Language
4 2 (25.00%) Italian Language
4 2 (25.00%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (25.00%) Redis
4 2 (25.00%) iPad
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) TypeScript

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 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
1 2 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (25.00%) Skype
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (12.50%) Protractor
2 1 (12.50%) RSpec
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (25.00%) French Language
1 2 (25.00%) Greek Language
1 2 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 2 (25.00%) Portuguese Language
1 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Threat Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Consul
1 2 (25.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft