The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 133 133 127
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 39 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.08% 0.58% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.61% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 22
Average salary £28,500 £23,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.27% -7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £18,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,800 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3438 3105 2975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.48% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2057 2087
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Junior Developer
UK

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 July 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 July 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 +1 20 £35,250 +34.28% 2
Edinburgh -10 11 £26,750 +21.59% 2
Dundee - 4 £25,000 -
Aberdeen +10 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
Fife - 1 £32,500 -
Junior Developer
UK

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 41 (54.67%) Degree
2 40 (53.33%) Java
3 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 27 (36.00%) C#
4 27 (36.00%) .NET
5 23 (30.67%) HTML
6 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
7 18 (24.00%) C++
7 18 (24.00%) Finance
7 18 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 17 (22.67%) SQL
9 15 (20.00%) CSS
9 15 (20.00%) Mathematics
10 14 (18.67%) Physics
10 14 (18.67%) Market Risk
10 14 (18.67%) Grid Computing
11 13 (17.33%) MVC
11 13 (17.33%) Risk Management
11 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
11 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.00%) Open Source
13 10 (13.33%) Python
14 9 (12.00%) XML
14 9 (12.00%) Oracle
14 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
15 8 (10.67%) PHP
15 8 (10.67%) HTML5
15 8 (10.67%) jQuery
16 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (9.33%) JUnit

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (5.33%) Drupal
2 3 (4.00%) SugarCRM
3 2 (2.67%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.67%) Node.js
3 2 (2.67%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Big Data
2 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.33%) MySQL
3 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.00%) Pentaho
3 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.33%) OLTP
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.33%) OLAP
5 1 (1.33%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) JUnit
2 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.67%) TestNG
3 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (2.67%) Selenium
5 2 (2.67%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (2.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) ProC
6 1 (1.33%) Toad
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Games
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.00%) .NET
2 23 (30.67%) HTML
3 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.00%) CSS
5 9 (12.00%) XML
6 8 (10.67%) HTML5
6 8 (10.67%) jQuery
7 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (8.00%) XSLT
8 6 (8.00%) JSF
8 6 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (8.00%) Java EE
9 5 (6.67%) Ajax
9 5 (6.67%) Hibernate
9 5 (6.67%) CSS3
10 4 (5.33%) Spring
11 3 (4.00%) J2EE
11 3 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (4.00%) WCF
12 2 (2.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 14 (18.67%) Physics
3 14 (18.67%) Market Risk
3 14 (18.67%) Grid Computing
4 12 (16.00%) Open Source
5 3 (4.00%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.67%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) MVC
1 13 (17.33%) Risk Management
2 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (9.33%) OO
4 5 (6.67%) SOA
5 3 (4.00%) Web Development
5 3 (4.00%) Content Management
5 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.00%) OOP
5 3 (4.00%) System Testing
6 2 (2.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (2.67%) Game Development
6 2 (2.67%) Web Application Development
6 2 (2.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.67%) ETL
6 2 (2.67%) Web Design
7 1 (1.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) Java
2 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.00%) C#
4 18 (24.00%) C++
5 17 (22.67%) SQL
6 10 (13.33%) Python
7 8 (10.67%) PHP
8 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.67%) VB
8 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.00%) Ruby
9 3 (4.00%) Jython
9 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.67%) Scala
11 1 (1.33%) VBA
11 1 (1.33%) COBOL
11 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (54.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle
3 5 (6.67%) JBoss
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.00%) Talend
6 1 (1.33%) Alterian
6 1 (1.33%) Telerik
6 1 (1.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.33%) Twitter
6 1 (1.33%) Zend
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