The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 94 137 115
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 40 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.69% 0.96% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.01% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 38
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £21,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
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
2262 2973 3185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.56% 95.04% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1939 2085
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Junior
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Scotland region.

Junior Salary Trend in Scotland

Junior
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Junior Salary Histogram in Scotland

Junior
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 17 £26,250 -0.94% 1
Glasgow +32 15 £26,750 -9.87% 1
Scottish Borders - 3 £25,000 - 2
Perth and Kinross - 2 £18,000 -
Dundee +1 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £30,500 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - -
Junior
UK

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 43 (48.86%) Degree
2 29 (32.95%) Java
3 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 24 (27.27%) HTML
5 22 (25.00%) C#
5 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 21 (23.86%) .NET
6 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
6 21 (23.86%) CSS
7 20 (22.73%) MVC
8 16 (18.18%) SQL
9 15 (17.05%) QA
10 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET
10 14 (15.91%) Front End Development
11 13 (14.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (14.77%) HTML5
12 12 (13.64%) jQuery
13 11 (12.50%) Linux
14 10 (11.36%) TDD
14 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (10.23%) Windows
15 9 (10.23%) CSS3
15 9 (10.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
16 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
16 8 (9.09%) MySQL
16 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
16 8 (9.09%) Web Development
16 8 (9.09%) Mathematics

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.68%) CMS
2 3 (3.41%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) SAS
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) MS Project
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) nopCommerce
2 1 (1.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.68%) SaaS
3 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) VPN
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) MySQL
2 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.27%) Big Data
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.14%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.14%) OLAP
5 1 (1.14%) OLTP
5 1 (1.14%) QlikView
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Selenium
2 7 (7.95%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.41%) Appium
3 3 (3.41%) Bower
3 3 (3.41%) Bugzilla
3 3 (3.41%) Grunt
3 3 (3.41%) gulp
3 3 (3.41%) HP UFT
3 3 (3.41%) JIRA
3 3 (3.41%) JUnit
3 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.14%) Codeship
5 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.14%) Subversion
5 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (7.95%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.55%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.27%) HTML
2 21 (23.86%) .NET
2 21 (23.86%) CSS
3 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET
4 13 (14.77%) HTML5
5 12 (13.64%) jQuery
6 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (10.23%) CSS3
7 9 (10.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.82%) Sass
9 6 (6.82%) Web Services
10 5 (5.68%) J2EE
11 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.55%) Java EE
12 3 (3.41%) Ajax
12 3 (3.41%) Hibernate
12 3 (3.41%) Spring
12 3 (3.41%) WinForms
12 3 (3.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.82%) Smartphone
4 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.27%) Physics
6 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.14%) Fintech
6 1 (1.14%) FMCG
6 1 (1.14%) Social Media
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Linux
2 9 (10.23%) Windows
3 4 (4.55%) Android
4 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.41%) CentOS
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Unix
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) Debian
6 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.73%) MVC
3 14 (15.91%) Front End Development
4 13 (14.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (11.36%) TDD
6 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.09%) Web Development
7 7 (7.95%) Project Management
7 7 (7.95%) Scrum
8 6 (6.82%) BDD
8 6 (6.82%) Change Management
9 5 (5.68%) Change Control
9 5 (5.68%) Content Management
9 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.68%) ITIL
9 5 (5.68%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.68%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) Java
2 22 (25.00%) C#
3 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.18%) SQL
5 6 (6.82%) C
5 6 (6.82%) PHP
5 6 (6.82%) Python
6 5 (5.68%) C++
6 5 (5.68%) Fortran
6 5 (5.68%) VB
7 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.14%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.14%) Ruby
9 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (48.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.14%) CCNA
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.14%) HNC
3 1 (1.14%) HND
3 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.05%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Ansible
1 1 (1.14%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.14%) Puppet
1 1 (1.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.55%) VMware
4 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.41%) Cisco
4 3 (3.41%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.27%) F5
5 2 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe
6 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.14%) Sage
6 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.14%) WatchGuard
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Scottish Borders
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Scottish Borders
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Red61 Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Scotland
360 Resourcing
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago