The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 92 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Junior Software Engineer
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
1307 1577 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.05% 95.40% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1015 609
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Junior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Junior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Junior Software Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Junior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) Ajax
2 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 6 (54.55%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) PhD
4 4 (36.36%) SAS
4 4 (36.36%) Lisp
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) XML

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Junior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SAS
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Ajax
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
1 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
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