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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 150 139 138
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 14 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.63% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.66% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 13
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
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
3289 3008 3034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.72% 94.80% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 1934 2095
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Graduate Developer Salary Histogram 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 20 October 2014. 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
Glasgow -3 7 £22,500 -8.16% 1
Edinburgh -10 6 £24,000 -7.69%
Fife -1 1 £20,000 -20.00%
Graduate Developer
UK

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 33 (80.49%) C#
2 28 (68.29%) .NET
3 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
4 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
5 19 (46.34%) Degree
6 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (34.15%) Java
8 13 (31.71%) MVC
9 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
10 10 (24.39%) UX Design
10 10 (24.39%) User Experience
10 10 (24.39%) SEO
10 10 (24.39%) HTML
11 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
12 8 (19.51%) SQL
12 8 (19.51%) CSS
13 7 (17.07%) C++
14 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
15 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
15 4 (9.76%) PHP
15 4 (9.76%) XML
15 4 (9.76%) jQuery
15 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
15 4 (9.76%) Ajax
16 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
16 3 (7.32%) Web Application Development
16 3 (7.32%) Windows
16 3 (7.32%) Python
16 3 (7.32%) Oracle
17 2 (4.88%) Spring

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.44%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) .NET
2 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
4 8 (19.51%) CSS
5 4 (9.76%) XML
5 4 (9.76%) Ajax
5 4 (9.76%) jQuery
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.88%) WinForms
7 2 (4.88%) Spring
7 2 (4.88%) XSLT
7 2 (4.88%) XHTML
7 2 (4.88%) SOAP
7 2 (4.88%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) REST
8 1 (2.44%) CSS3
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
2 10 (24.39%) User Experience
3 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.88%) Physics
4 2 (4.88%) Open Source
4 2 (4.88%) Social Media
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) GIS
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) NetWare
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) MVC
3 10 (24.39%) SEO
3 10 (24.39%) UX Design
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.88%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) RAD
7 1 (2.44%) OOD
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL
7 1 (2.44%) UML
7 1 (2.44%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Web Design
7 1 (2.44%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) C#
2 14 (34.15%) Java
3 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.51%) SQL
5 7 (17.07%) C++
6 4 (9.76%) PHP
7 3 (7.32%) Python
8 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.88%) VBA
8 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.88%) C
9 1 (2.44%) VBScript
9 1 (2.44%) VB
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.44%) Ruby
9 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) HND
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Sybase
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Novell
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago