Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 48 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 28 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 8.33% 5.17% 6.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.59% 5.22% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 19
St Albans median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +40.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £27,375 £32,500 £20,900
90th Percentile £46,250 £37,500 £37,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -5.66%

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 326 402 292
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 99.01% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 278 376 281
St Albans median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in St Albans over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in St Albans

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 St Albans region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (67.86%) AngularJS
4 18 (64.29%) .NET
5 15 (53.57%) CSS
6 13 (46.43%) Web Development
6 13 (46.43%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (42.86%) React
8 11 (39.29%) MVC
8 11 (39.29%) Mathematics
8 11 (39.29%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
9 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
9 10 (35.71%) OOP
10 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
10 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
10 9 (32.14%) SQL
11 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
11 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (28.57%) Graphite
11 8 (28.57%) Redis
11 8 (28.57%) TypeScript
12 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (25.00%) DevOps
12 7 (25.00%) Consul
12 7 (25.00%) QA
12 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure

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 13 (46.43%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
1 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
2 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (17.86%) Chocolatey
3 5 (17.86%) Selenium
3 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 19 (67.86%) AngularJS
3 18 (64.29%) .NET
4 15 (53.57%) CSS
5 12 (42.86%) React
6 11 (39.29%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (17.86%) Gherkin
9 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (17.86%) Sass
10 4 (14.29%) jQuery
11 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
12 1 (3.57%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.14%) Spread Betting
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Web Development
2 11 (39.29%) Mathematics
2 11 (39.29%) MVC
3 10 (35.71%) OOP
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
5 5 (17.86%) OO
5 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.57%) TDD
9 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 8 (28.57%) TypeScript
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Graphite
2 7 (25.00%) Consul
3 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.57%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle