The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 15 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 3.92% 1.23% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 1.30% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £23,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44 77 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 86.27% 95.06% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 24
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Junior
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Junior Salary Trend in Dundee

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) PhD
3 3 (37.50%) Atmel
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) WinDbg
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) Game Development
4 2 (25.00%) cocos2d
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Games
4 2 (25.00%) Games
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) cocos2d
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Game Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Atmel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft