The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 80 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 30 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.01% 1.83% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.93% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 15
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £20,150 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
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
1438 1194 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.32% 94.99% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 971 764 847
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £26,974
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Junior
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Junior Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Junior
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Junior 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 in their job title.

1 26 (44.83%) C#
2 24 (41.38%) Degree
3 23 (39.66%) .NET
4 19 (32.76%) Oracle
4 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
5 18 (31.03%) Java
6 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
7 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 16 (27.59%) SQL
7 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
8 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
9 13 (22.41%) Linux
10 12 (20.69%) HTML
10 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
11 11 (18.97%) Finance
11 11 (18.97%) Windows
12 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
13 9 (15.52%) MVC
13 9 (15.52%) SOA
14 8 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (13.79%) Python
14 8 (13.79%) CSS
14 8 (13.79%) Perl
14 8 (13.79%) SLA
14 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
15 7 (12.07%) Oracle RAC
15 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (12.07%) Oracle BI EE

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Junior 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (12.07%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.62%) SAS
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.45%) MS Access
4 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Big Data
5 1 (1.72%) NewSQL
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) VoltDB
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.72%) OLAP
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) OLTP
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.17%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.45%) JUnit
3 2 (3.45%) TestNG
3 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.72%) Toad
4 1 (1.72%) ProC
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Games
3 2 (3.45%) Billing
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) HTML
2 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 8 (13.79%) CSS
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (12.07%) Middleware
5 6 (10.34%) XML
5 6 (10.34%) Ajax
6 4 (6.90%) jQuery
6 4 (6.90%) Java EE
7 3 (5.17%) J2EE
7 3 (5.17%) XSLT
8 2 (3.45%) JSF
8 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.45%) HTML5
8 2 (3.45%) RESTful
8 2 (3.45%) WCF
8 2 (3.45%) WPF
8 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (1.72%) Physics
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.72%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 11 (18.97%) Windows
3 7 (12.07%) AIX
3 7 (12.07%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
2 9 (15.52%) MVC
2 9 (15.52%) SOA
3 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.07%) Project Management
4 7 (12.07%) OO
4 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.62%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.17%) Line Management
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.45%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (3.45%) System Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Product Marketing
7 2 (3.45%) Investment Management
8 1 (1.72%) Business Development
8 1 (1.72%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.72%) Web Application Development
8 1 (1.72%) DevOps
8 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) C#
2 18 (31.03%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.59%) SQL
4 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
5 8 (13.79%) Python
5 8 (13.79%) Perl
6 6 (10.34%) C++
7 5 (8.62%) Lisp
8 4 (6.90%) C
8 4 (6.90%) PHP
9 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.17%) VB
9 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.72%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.72%) VBA
11 1 (1.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) PhD
3 1 (1.72%) HND
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) Zend
3 1 (1.72%) Vertica
3 1 (1.72%) Sybase
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe
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