The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 77 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 17 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.44% 1.97% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 2.06% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 24
Median salary £26,500 £24,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.16% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £34,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
1135 1360 1546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.94% 95.64% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 648 872 1006
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Junior in the job title.

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 1 July 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 13 (36.11%) Degree
3 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
4 11 (30.56%) Business Analysis
5 9 (25.00%) Economics
5 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 8 (22.22%) Physics
6 8 (22.22%) Psychology
6 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 8 (22.22%) Local Government
6 8 (22.22%) Operations Research
6 8 (22.22%) Project Management
6 8 (22.22%) Retail
7 7 (19.44%) Linux
7 7 (19.44%) Java
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 5 (13.89%) Data Management
9 5 (13.89%) Fintech
10 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.11%) HTML
10 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
10 4 (11.11%) DevOps
11 3 (8.33%) Ansible
11 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (8.33%) CentOS
11 3 (8.33%) HTML5
11 3 (8.33%) Puppet
11 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.33%) MS Excel

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Apache
1 2 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) Spatial Data
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Codeship
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Local Government
2 8 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) LAMP
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.78%) Django
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) LINQ
4 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 9 (25.00%) Economics
2 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (22.22%) Physics
3 8 (22.22%) Psychology
4 5 (13.89%) Fintech
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) User Experience
6 1 (2.78%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) CentOS
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Debian
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 11 (30.56%) Business Analysis
3 8 (22.22%) Operations Research
3 8 (22.22%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) Data Management
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 3 (8.33%) Process Management
7 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.78%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (2.78%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (2.78%) Prototyping
8 1 (2.78%) SDLC
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) Lisp
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PhD
3 1 (2.78%) HND
3 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Ansible
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Teradata
4 1 (2.78%) Xamarin