The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 102 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 10 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.40% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.42% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Average salary £25,250 £26,750 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.60% +21.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £31,750 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Junior Developer
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 Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1490 1436 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.71% 95.93% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 971 951 706
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Junior Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) CSS3
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 3 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
8 3 (18.75%) Spring
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (18.75%) Android
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
9 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 2 (12.50%) User Experience
9 2 (12.50%) SDLC
9 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 2 (12.50%) Ajax

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Junior Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 3 (18.75%) Spring
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
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