The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 101 93 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 6 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.082% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.085% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £21,250 £22,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £22,000 £24,700
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1409 1177 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.98% 96.00% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 928 743 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior Software Engineer
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Junior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) PhD
3 5 (50.00%) SAS
3 5 (50.00%) Lisp
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (40.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) PHP

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Lisp
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft