The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 140 152 140
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 29 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.54% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.56% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 9
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,800 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,800 £26,100
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3106 3542 2927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.92% 94.83% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 2278 1926
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Graduate Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Graduate Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Graduate Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 15 £22,500 -15.09% 1
Glasgow +7 8 £22,500 +8.43%
Aberdeen +13 3 £20,000 -16.66%
South Lanarkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Graduate Developer
UK

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Graduate Developer 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 Graduate Developer in their job title.

1 29 (69.05%) Degree
2 25 (59.52%) Java
3 19 (45.24%) .NET
4 16 (38.10%) SQL
4 16 (38.10%) C#
5 15 (35.71%) OO
5 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 14 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 12 (28.57%) HTML
7 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 11 (26.19%) CSS
9 9 (21.43%) C++
9 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 8 (19.05%) Linux
10 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
11 7 (16.67%) Spring
11 7 (16.67%) Swing
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (14.29%) MVC
12 6 (14.29%) Windows
12 6 (14.29%) OOD
12 6 (14.29%) MySQL
13 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
13 5 (11.90%) Android
13 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
14 4 (9.52%) Technical Analysis
14 4 (9.52%) Grid Computing
14 4 (9.52%) User Experience

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Graduate Developer 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 Graduate Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.29%) MySQL
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) PhpStorm
General
1 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Games
1 2 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) HTML
3 11 (26.19%) CSS
4 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (16.67%) Swing
4 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (16.67%) Spring
5 4 (9.52%) JMS
6 3 (7.14%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) HTML5
6 3 (7.14%) Sass
6 3 (7.14%) J2EE
6 3 (7.14%) Servlets
6 3 (7.14%) Web Services
6 3 (7.14%) XML
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.76%) Classic ASP
7 2 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (2.38%) LAMP
8 1 (2.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Grid Computing
4 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 3 (7.14%) Physics
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Android
3 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) OO
1 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) OOD
2 6 (14.29%) MVC
3 4 (9.52%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) Line Management
4 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
4 3 (7.14%) Workflow
4 3 (7.14%) SDLC
5 2 (4.76%) Mobile Development
5 2 (4.76%) Scrum
5 2 (4.76%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Open Source
6 1 (2.38%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.38%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) C#
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) C++
5 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 3 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) C
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) VBA
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (69.05%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle