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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 137 129 130
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 19 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 0.92% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.97% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 11
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £34,400 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
2907 3101 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.53% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 2012 1895
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
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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 +5 11 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Edinburgh +2 5 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Dundee - 1 £26,000 - 1
Scottish Borders - 1 £23,000 -
Junior Developer
UK

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 24 (52.17%) Java
2 22 (47.83%) C#
3 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) .NET
4 20 (43.48%) HTML
5 19 (41.30%) CSS
6 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
6 18 (39.13%) jQuery
7 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
8 15 (32.61%) MVC
9 14 (30.43%) Degree
10 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
10 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
10 11 (23.91%) SQL
11 10 (21.74%) HTML5
12 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (19.57%) PHP
12 9 (19.57%) Web Development
12 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (17.39%) Ajax
13 8 (17.39%) C++
14 7 (15.22%) Oracle
14 7 (15.22%) OO
14 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
15 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
15 6 (13.04%) Finance
15 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
15 6 (13.04%) MySQL
15 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
16 5 (10.87%) Hibernate

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Moodle
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Xcode
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Moq
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Firebug
3 1 (2.17%) NUnit
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Music Industry
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) .NET
2 20 (43.48%) HTML
3 19 (41.30%) CSS
4 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
4 18 (39.13%) jQuery
5 10 (21.74%) HTML5
6 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (17.39%) Ajax
8 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
10 4 (8.70%) Spring
10 4 (8.70%) Web Services
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (6.52%) CSS3
11 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
11 3 (6.52%) Struts
11 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
11 3 (6.52%) JSON
11 3 (6.52%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Physics
3 3 (6.52%) Market Risk
3 3 (6.52%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
5 1 (2.17%) BBC
5 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) MVC
2 9 (19.57%) Web Development
2 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.22%) OO
4 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.52%) OOD
5 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.52%) TDD
6 2 (4.35%) Pair Programming
6 2 (4.35%) Content Management
6 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.17%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.17%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) RDF
7 1 (2.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) Java
2 22 (47.83%) C#
3 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
4 11 (23.91%) SQL
5 9 (19.57%) PHP
6 8 (17.39%) C++
7 4 (8.70%) Python
8 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.35%) Perl
9 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.17%) VC++
10 1 (2.17%) Korn
10 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PhD
3 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Adobe
4 2 (4.35%) EPiServer
4 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.17%) Twitter
5 1 (2.17%) Ektron
5 1 (2.17%) Sybase
5 1 (2.17%) Alterian
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