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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 73 71 87
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 26 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.01% 2.20% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.30% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 25
Median salary £26,500 £31,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.20% +20.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median 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
1213 1304 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.60% 95.67% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 779 796 1026
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 £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,250
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 3 May 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) Degree
3 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 9 (28.13%) Retail
5 9 (28.13%) Java
5 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
6 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 8 (25.00%) Economics
7 7 (21.88%) Local Government
7 7 (21.88%) Project Management
7 7 (21.88%) Physics
7 7 (21.88%) Psychology
7 7 (21.88%) Operations Research
8 5 (15.63%) Fintech
8 5 (15.63%) Data Management
8 5 (15.63%) SQL
9 4 (12.50%) C#
9 4 (12.50%) HTML
9 4 (12.50%) Linux
9 4 (12.50%) Banking
10 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
10 3 (9.38%) .NET
11 2 (6.25%) Perl
11 2 (6.25%) C
11 2 (6.25%) Oracle
11 2 (6.25%) CSS
11 2 (6.25%) ISEB
11 2 (6.25%) Windows

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 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Retail
3 7 (21.88%) Local Government
4 4 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Law
6 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) LINQ
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.00%) Economics
2 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (21.88%) Physics
3 7 (21.88%) Psychology
4 5 (15.63%) Fintech
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Debian
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Operations Research
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance
6 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Process Management
6 2 (6.25%) Security Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) C
4 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) Lisp
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.25%) PhD
3 1 (3.13%) HND
3 1 (3.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.13%) Teradata
2 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
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