The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior 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 Junior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 131 137 146
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 28 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.66% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.70% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 11
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Junior 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
3198 3007 3009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.69% 94.89% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2017 1923 2091
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Junior Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Junior Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Junior 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 Junior Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 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 +7 14 £25,750 -18.25% 3
Edinburgh -12 6 £27,500 +20.87% 1
South Lanarkshire - 3 £27,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £22,500 -
Junior Developer
UK

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Junior 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 Junior Developer in their job title.

1 37 (54.41%) Java
2 29 (42.65%) C#
2 29 (42.65%) Degree
3 28 (41.18%) HTML
4 27 (39.71%) .NET
5 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
6 24 (35.29%) CSS
7 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 20 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
9 17 (25.00%) C++
10 16 (23.53%) Mathematics
10 16 (23.53%) jQuery
11 15 (22.06%) HTML5
11 15 (22.06%) SQL
11 15 (22.06%) Finance
12 13 (19.12%) MVC
12 13 (19.12%) Physics
12 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (17.65%) Market Risk
13 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 12 (17.65%) Grid Computing
14 11 (16.18%) Risk Management
15 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (14.71%) PHP
16 9 (13.24%) Oracle
16 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
17 8 (11.76%) Ajax
18 7 (10.29%) Spring
18 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Junior 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 Junior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
1 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) LAN
1 1 (1.47%) WAN
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) MySQL
3 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.88%) Big Data
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.47%) NewSQL
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.47%) OLTP
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.47%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.41%) Subversion
1 3 (4.41%) Xcode
1 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.47%) TestNG
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.47%) ProC
3 1 (1.47%) Toad
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Music Industry
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
3 3 (4.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.18%) HTML
2 27 (39.71%) .NET
3 24 (35.29%) CSS
4 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 16 (23.53%) jQuery
6 15 (22.06%) HTML5
7 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
8 8 (11.76%) Ajax
9 7 (10.29%) Spring
9 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.29%) XML
10 6 (8.82%) CSS3
11 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.88%) Web Services
12 4 (5.88%) Java EE
13 3 (4.41%) REST
13 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (4.41%) RESTful
13 3 (4.41%) Spring MVC
13 3 (4.41%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 16 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 13 (19.12%) Physics
3 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (17.65%) Market Risk
4 12 (17.65%) Grid Computing
5 5 (7.35%) Open Source
6 2 (2.94%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.94%) User Experience
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) Social Media
7 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.47%) BBC
7 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
1 5 (7.35%) Android
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.47%) OpenVMS
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) MVC
2 11 (16.18%) Risk Management
3 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.29%) OO
5 6 (8.82%) Web Development
6 3 (4.41%) Content Management
7 2 (2.94%) OOD
7 2 (2.94%) Web Design
7 2 (2.94%) OOP
7 2 (2.94%) Migration
7 2 (2.94%) Automated Testing
7 2 (2.94%) System Testing
7 2 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (2.94%) Game Development
7 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.47%) Line Management
8 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.47%) Machine Learning
8 1 (1.47%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) Java
2 29 (42.65%) C#
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 17 (25.00%) C++
5 15 (22.06%) SQL
6 10 (14.71%) PHP
7 5 (7.35%) VB
8 4 (5.88%) Python
9 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.94%) Ruby
11 1 (1.47%) COBOL
11 1 (1.47%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (42.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) HND
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Adobe
4 2 (2.94%) Alterian
4 2 (2.94%) Twitter
5 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.47%) Telerik
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.47%) Sybase
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