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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 131 144 143
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 30 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.93% 0.66% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.69% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 11
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
3092 3190 3054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.76% 95.59% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2035 2026 2188
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +9 15 £26,500 -11.66% 2
Edinburgh -2 7 £28,750 +26.37% 3
South Lanarkshire - 3 £27,500 -
Dundee - 1 £26,000 -
Junior Developer
UK

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 33 (52.38%) C#
2 32 (50.79%) Java
3 30 (47.62%) .NET
4 29 (46.03%) HTML
5 27 (42.86%) CSS
6 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
7 24 (38.10%) Degree
8 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
9 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
11 17 (26.98%) jQuery
12 16 (25.40%) HTML5
12 16 (25.40%) MVC
13 15 (23.81%) C++
14 13 (20.63%) SQL
14 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
15 12 (19.05%) Mathematics
16 10 (15.87%) Finance
17 9 (14.29%) OO
17 9 (14.29%) Oracle
17 9 (14.29%) PHP
17 9 (14.29%) Physics
17 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (12.70%) Web Development
18 8 (12.70%) Market Risk
18 8 (12.70%) MySQL
18 8 (12.70%) Ajax
18 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
18 8 (12.70%) Grid Computing
19 7 (11.11%) Hibernate

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 5 (7.94%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.76%) CMS
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) MySQL
3 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Big Data
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
1 4 (6.35%) Subversion
2 3 (4.76%) Xcode
3 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Moq
4 1 (1.59%) Firebug
4 1 (1.59%) NUnit
4 1 (1.59%) PowerBuilder
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Marketing
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Music Industry
4 2 (3.17%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (47.62%) .NET
2 29 (46.03%) HTML
3 27 (42.86%) CSS
4 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
5 17 (26.98%) jQuery
6 16 (25.40%) HTML5
7 8 (12.70%) Ajax
8 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 7 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (11.11%) CSS3
9 5 (7.94%) Web Services
9 5 (7.94%) XML
9 5 (7.94%) Spring
10 4 (6.35%) WPF
10 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (4.76%) REST
11 3 (4.76%) LINQ
11 3 (4.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 9 (14.29%) Physics
3 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.70%) Market Risk
4 8 (12.70%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.17%) Open Source
5 2 (3.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.59%) Social Media
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) BBC
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Android
2 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) MVC
2 9 (14.29%) OO
3 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.70%) Web Development
4 7 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.76%) Content Management
6 3 (4.76%) OOD
6 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.17%) OOP
7 2 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.17%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Migration
7 2 (3.17%) Web Design
8 1 (1.59%) TDD
8 1 (1.59%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.59%) ETL
8 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.59%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) C#
2 32 (50.79%) Java
3 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.81%) C++
5 13 (20.63%) SQL
6 9 (14.29%) PHP
7 5 (7.94%) VB
8 3 (4.76%) Python
8 3 (4.76%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.59%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.59%) VBA
10 1 (1.59%) VC++
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) HND
2 1 (1.59%) PhD
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Adobe
4 2 (3.17%) Alterian
4 2 (3.17%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.17%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.17%) Twitter
5 1 (1.59%) Ektron
5 1 (1.59%) Telerik
5 1 (1.59%) Sybase
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