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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 97 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 4 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.89% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 6
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £24,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,500 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
1276 1346 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.38% 95.94% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 790 868 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Ajax
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) NHibernate
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Linux

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Firebug
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Moq
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) Ajax
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) NHibernate
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Fluent NHibernate
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) WebSockets
6 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) AutoMapper
6 1 (9.09%) Lucene.Net
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft