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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 91 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 54 42 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.14% 1.27% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.33% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 63
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
2406 3160 3541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.44% 95.41% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 2033 2242
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,125 £60,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Glasgow +32 23 £28,500 -5.00% 3
Edinburgh +16 21 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Dumfries and Galloway - 5 - -
West Lothian +1 1 - -
Aberdeen -1 1 £22,500 +12.50%
Fife -4 1 £20,000 -47.36%
Scottish Borders - 1 £30,000 - 1
Junior
UK

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 37 (42.53%) Degree
2 25 (28.74%) Computer Science
3 19 (21.84%) Java
4 18 (20.69%) HTML
4 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
6 15 (17.24%) .NET
6 15 (17.24%) C#
6 15 (17.24%) Project Management
6 15 (17.24%) MVC
7 14 (16.09%) SQL
8 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
8 13 (14.94%) CSS
8 13 (14.94%) Front End Development
9 12 (13.79%) QA
9 12 (13.79%) jQuery
10 11 (12.64%) Mathematics
10 11 (12.64%) Linux
10 11 (12.64%) Oracle
10 11 (12.64%) Finance
11 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET
11 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
11 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (10.34%) Retail
12 9 (10.34%) MySQL
13 8 (9.20%) Web Development
13 8 (9.20%) HTML5
14 7 (8.05%) Test Scripting
14 7 (8.05%) Git (software)

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 (5.75%) CMS
2 3 (3.45%) Apache
2 3 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.15%) JBoss
3 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.15%) SAS
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
2 2 (2.30%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) VPN
2 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) MySQL
3 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.15%) Big Data
6 1 (1.15%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.15%) OLAP
6 1 (1.15%) OLTP
6 1 (1.15%) QlikView
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.60%) Bugzilla
2 4 (4.60%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) Selenium
3 3 (3.45%) Bower
3 3 (3.45%) Grunt
3 3 (3.45%) gulp
3 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.30%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) Codeship
5 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.15%) Xcode
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Retail
3 5 (5.75%) Local Government
3 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.30%) Electronics
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Billing
5 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) HTML
2 15 (17.24%) .NET
3 13 (14.94%) CSS
4 12 (13.79%) jQuery
5 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (9.20%) HTML5
8 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (6.90%) Web Services
9 5 (5.75%) J2EE
9 5 (5.75%) Sass
10 4 (4.60%) CSS3
10 4 (4.60%) XML
11 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.45%) Ajax
11 3 (3.45%) Entity Framework
11 3 (3.45%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.74%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.64%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.05%) Physics
4 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.75%) Economics
4 5 (5.75%) Psychology
5 4 (4.60%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.45%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.15%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.15%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Linux
2 6 (6.90%) Windows
3 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.60%) CentOS
4 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.45%) Unix
5 2 (2.30%) Android
5 2 (2.30%) Debian
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.24%) MVC
2 15 (17.24%) Project Management
3 13 (14.94%) Front End Development
4 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
5 8 (9.20%) Web Development
6 7 (8.05%) Scrum
6 7 (8.05%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.90%) Change Management
7 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.75%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.75%) Change Control
8 5 (5.75%) Content Management
8 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.75%) Operations Research
8 5 (5.75%) Software Testing
8 5 (5.75%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (4.60%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (4.60%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.84%) Java
2 15 (17.24%) C#
3 14 (16.09%) SQL
4 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.90%) C
5 6 (6.90%) PHP
6 5 (5.75%) Fortran
6 5 (5.75%) VB
7 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.45%) Perl
8 3 (3.45%) Python
9 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.15%) C++
10 1 (1.15%) Ruby
10 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (42.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.15%) CCNA
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Ansible
1 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Oracle
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco
5 2 (2.30%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.30%) F5
5 2 (2.30%) Juniper
5 2 (2.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe
6 1 (1.15%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.15%) HP
6 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
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