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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 68 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 33 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.21% 1.73% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 1.82% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 13
Average salary £26,750 £24,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.30% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,150 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £34,750 £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 1155 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.12% 94.91% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 961 718 823
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 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 25 (42.37%) Degree
2 24 (40.68%) C#
3 21 (35.59%) .NET
4 20 (33.90%) Java
5 19 (32.20%) Oracle
5 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
6 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
7 16 (27.12%) SQL
8 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
8 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
8 14 (23.73%) Computer Science
9 13 (22.03%) HTML
9 13 (22.03%) Linux
10 12 (20.34%) SOA
11 11 (18.64%) Finance
11 11 (18.64%) Windows
12 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
12 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
13 9 (15.25%) XML
13 9 (15.25%) MVC
14 8 (13.56%) Mathematics
14 8 (13.56%) Perl
14 8 (13.56%) SLA
14 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (13.56%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (13.56%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (13.56%) Python
15 7 (11.86%) Oracle 11i
15 7 (11.86%) AIX
15 7 (11.86%) Solaris

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (11.86%) WebLogic
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (8.47%) SAS
3 3 (5.08%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle Discoverer
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.39%) MS Access
4 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.69%) OLAP
5 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) OLTP
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.69%) VoltDB
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (8.47%) JUnit
2 5 (8.47%) TestNG
3 3 (5.08%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.69%) Toad
5 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.69%) ProC
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Billing
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Games
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) .NET
2 13 (22.03%) HTML
3 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
4 9 (15.25%) XML
5 7 (11.86%) Java EE
5 7 (11.86%) CSS
5 7 (11.86%) Middleware
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.17%) XSLT
7 5 (8.47%) JSF
8 4 (6.78%) Ajax
9 3 (5.08%) J2EE
9 3 (5.08%) jQuery
10 2 (3.39%) WCF
10 2 (3.39%) WPF
10 2 (3.39%) HTML5
10 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.39%) RESTful
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.56%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.47%) Open Source
3 5 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.69%) VHDL
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 11 (18.64%) Windows
3 7 (11.86%) AIX
3 7 (11.86%) Solaris
4 1 (1.69%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
2 12 (20.34%) SOA
3 9 (15.25%) MVC
4 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.86%) OO
5 7 (11.86%) Project Management
6 5 (8.47%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.39%) System Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Product Marketing
7 2 (3.39%) Investment Management
7 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL
8 1 (1.69%) CRM
8 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.69%) B2B
8 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.69%) Web Application Development
8 1 (1.69%) Analytics
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) C#
2 20 (33.90%) Java
3 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 16 (27.12%) SQL
5 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
6 8 (13.56%) Perl
6 8 (13.56%) Python
7 6 (10.17%) C++
8 5 (8.47%) Lisp
9 4 (6.78%) C
9 4 (6.78%) PHP
10 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
10 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
10 3 (5.08%) VB
10 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.69%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.69%) VBA
12 1 (1.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) PhD
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Oracle
1 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 1 (1.69%) Zend
3 1 (1.69%) Vertica
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe
3 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.69%) Sybase
3 1 (1.69%) SAP
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Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £26000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago