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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 132 133 134
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 18 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.90% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.95% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 16
Average salary £27,500 £27,750 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +24.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £28,000
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
2959 3794 2989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.00% 95.02% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 2476 1744
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,319
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(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 11 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Edinburgh +4 7 £32,500 +25.00% 4
Fife - 1 £26,000 -
Junior Developer
UK

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (48.65%) C#
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (43.24%) .NET
4 15 (40.54%) Java
5 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
7 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
7 12 (32.43%) HTML
8 11 (29.73%) CSS
9 10 (27.03%) MVC
9 10 (27.03%) Degree
9 10 (27.03%) jQuery
10 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
10 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.62%) Finance
11 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
12 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
12 7 (18.92%) SQL
12 7 (18.92%) Web Development
13 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
13 6 (16.22%) Banking
13 6 (16.22%) TDD
13 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
13 6 (16.22%) C++
14 5 (13.51%) OO
14 5 (13.51%) Linux
14 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
3 2 (5.41%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Moodle
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Firebug
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Games
5 2 (5.41%) Advertising
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) .NET
2 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
3 12 (32.43%) HTML
4 11 (29.73%) CSS
5 10 (27.03%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (10.81%) Ajax
10 3 (8.11%) NHibernate
10 3 (8.11%) Web Services
10 3 (8.11%) WebSockets
11 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.41%) HTML5
11 2 (5.41%) XML
11 2 (5.41%) Swing
11 2 (5.41%) Servlets
11 2 (5.41%) J2EE
11 2 (5.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Physics
3 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Open Source
3 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) MVC
3 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
4 7 (18.92%) Web Development
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) OO
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.70%) Data Management
9 1 (2.70%) Content Management
9 1 (2.70%) OOD
9 1 (2.70%) CRM
9 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.70%) Time Management
9 1 (2.70%) UX Design
9 1 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) C#
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (40.54%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) C++
6 4 (10.81%) Python
7 3 (8.11%) PHP
8 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.41%) Perl
8 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.70%) VC++
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (2.70%) Korn
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Sybase
3 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.70%) Ektron
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