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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 131 142 149
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 36 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.44% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 8
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £36,250
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
3430 2957 3045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.28% 94.47% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2165 1925 2092
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +12 19 £27,500 +3.77% 2
Edinburgh -13 7 £27,750 +15.62% 3
South Lanarkshire - 3 £27,500 - 1
Dundee - 1 £25,000 -
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £22,500 -
Junior Developer
UK

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 44 (60.27%) Java
2 31 (42.47%) Degree
3 29 (39.73%) C#
4 27 (36.99%) .NET
5 25 (34.25%) HTML
6 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
7 21 (28.77%) CSS
8 20 (27.40%) Computer Science
9 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET
10 18 (24.66%) C++
10 18 (24.66%) SQL
10 18 (24.66%) Mathematics
11 17 (23.29%) Finance
12 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
13 15 (20.55%) Physics
13 15 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (19.18%) Market Risk
14 14 (19.18%) jQuery
14 14 (19.18%) HTML5
14 14 (19.18%) Grid Computing
15 13 (17.81%) MVC
15 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
16 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
17 11 (15.07%) Oracle
18 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
20 8 (10.96%) PHP
21 7 (9.59%) MySQL
21 7 (9.59%) Spring
21 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (4.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.37%) Node.js
3 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.37%) SugarCRM
3 1 (1.37%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) LAN
1 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) MySQL
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) Big Data
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.37%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.37%) OLAP
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.11%) Xcode
1 3 (4.11%) Subversion
1 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.74%) JUnit
2 2 (2.74%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.37%) ProC
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.37%) Toad
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.37%) Selenium
3 1 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.37%) TestNG
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Games
2 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Music Industry
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) .NET
2 25 (34.25%) HTML
3 21 (28.77%) CSS
4 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET
5 14 (19.18%) jQuery
5 14 (19.18%) HTML5
6 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
7 7 (9.59%) Spring
7 7 (9.59%) Ajax
7 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
8 6 (8.22%) XML
9 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.85%) CSS3
10 4 (5.48%) J2EE
10 4 (5.48%) Java EE
11 3 (4.11%) Spring MVC
11 3 (4.11%) Struts
11 3 (4.11%) Web Services
11 3 (4.11%) XSLT
11 3 (4.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Computer Science
2 18 (24.66%) Mathematics
3 15 (20.55%) Physics
3 15 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (19.18%) Market Risk
4 14 (19.18%) Grid Computing
5 6 (8.22%) Open Source
6 3 (4.11%) Mobile Games
7 2 (2.74%) User Experience
8 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.37%) Social Media
8 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Android
1 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.37%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) MVC
1 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
2 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.22%) OO
5 3 (4.11%) Web Development
6 2 (2.74%) Content Management
6 2 (2.74%) Automated Testing
6 2 (2.74%) Migration
6 2 (2.74%) Web Design
6 2 (2.74%) OOD
6 2 (2.74%) System Testing
6 2 (2.74%) Game Development
6 2 (2.74%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (2.74%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.74%) OOP
7 1 (1.37%) Line Management
7 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.37%) Web Application Development
7 1 (1.37%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) Java
2 29 (39.73%) C#
3 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
4 18 (24.66%) C++
4 18 (24.66%) SQL
5 8 (10.96%) PHP
6 5 (6.85%) VB
6 5 (6.85%) Python
7 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.74%) Ruby
9 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.37%) COBOL
10 1 (1.37%) Scala
10 1 (1.37%) Jython
10 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) HND
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) Adobe
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) Alterian
4 2 (2.74%) Twitter
4 2 (2.74%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) Talend
5 1 (1.37%) Sybase
5 1 (1.37%) Telerik
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Managed Services - BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Airdrie
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago