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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 145 140 151
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 18 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.57% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.60% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 29
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £36,000 £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
2733 3000 3813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.09% 95.48% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1877 2483
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Edinburgh +13 10 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Glasgow -12 8 £25,000 -9.09% 5
Junior Developer
UK

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) Degree
3 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 9 (28.13%) CSS
4 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
5 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) SQL
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
7 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Process Management
8 5 (15.63%) Data Management
8 5 (15.63%) Web Development
8 5 (15.63%) OO
8 5 (15.63%) Fintech
9 4 (12.50%) iOS Development
9 4 (12.50%) Mobile Development
9 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.50%) Objective-C
10 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.38%) RAD
10 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (9.38%) Middleware
10 3 (9.38%) Charles River
10 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
2 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) git-flow
2 1 (3.13%) Hudson
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.38%) HTML5
4 3 (9.38%) Middleware
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.13%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (3.13%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) LINQ
6 1 (3.13%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Fintech
3 3 (9.38%) Biotechnology
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Data Management
2 5 (15.63%) OO
2 5 (15.63%) Process Management
2 5 (15.63%) Web Development
3 4 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 4 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 3 (9.38%) RAD
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.13%) Business Development
6 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) MVC
6 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Charles River
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) Kofax
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Teradata
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
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