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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 85 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 10 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.51% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.53% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 16
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £50,400 £30,000
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
1213 1324 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.52% 95.73% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 782 808 1007
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Data Management
4 5 (41.67%) Fintech
5 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (16.67%) Process Management
6 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 2 (16.67%) User Experience
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (8.33%) Xamarin
7 1 (8.33%) WPF
7 1 (8.33%) LINQ
7 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (8.33%) GIS
7 1 (8.33%) Law
7 1 (8.33%) Teradata
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) LINQ
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Fintech
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Teradata
1 1 (8.33%) Xamarin