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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
UK / Scotland
Rank 108 130 113
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 27 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.20% 0.86% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.90% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 33
Median salary £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £24,250 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £33,150 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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
2167 2791 2951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.01% 95.68% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1841 1939
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +18 11 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Edinburgh +11 10 £27,500 +22.22% 4
Fife - 2 £26,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 2 - -
Scottish Borders - 2 £23,250 -
Junior
UK

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 (45.68%) Degree
2 28 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (30.86%) Java
4 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
5 21 (25.93%) HTML
6 20 (24.69%) .NET
6 20 (24.69%) Computer Science
7 19 (23.46%) C#
7 19 (23.46%) CSS
8 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 17 (20.99%) MVC
10 16 (19.75%) SQL
10 16 (19.75%) QA
11 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
12 11 (13.58%) TDD
12 11 (13.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (13.58%) Relational Database
13 10 (12.35%) Oracle
14 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (11.11%) HTML5
14 9 (11.11%) Mathematics
14 9 (11.11%) jQuery
14 9 (11.11%) Front End Development
15 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
15 8 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (9.88%) Web Development
16 7 (8.64%) Manufacturing
16 7 (8.64%) Project Management
16 7 (8.64%) Linux
16 7 (8.64%) RDBMS

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 4 (4.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
2 2 (2.47%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) nopCommerce
1 1 (1.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) SaaS
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) VPN
2 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.64%) MySQL
3 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Selenium
2 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) JUnit
3 3 (3.70%) Appium
3 3 (3.70%) Bugzilla
3 3 (3.70%) HP UFT
3 3 (3.70%) JIRA
3 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.23%) Bower
5 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.23%) Grunt
5 1 (1.23%) gulp
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.64%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Finance
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Billing
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.23%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.93%) HTML
2 20 (24.69%) .NET
3 19 (23.46%) CSS
4 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
5 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (11.11%) HTML5
5 9 (11.11%) jQuery
6 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
6 8 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (8.64%) CSS3
8 4 (4.94%) J2EE
8 4 (4.94%) Java EE
8 4 (4.94%) Sass
8 4 (4.94%) Web Services
9 3 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (3.70%) WinForms
9 3 (3.70%) WPF
10 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.47%) Ember.js
10 2 (2.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.41%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.47%) Physics
5 2 (2.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) Fintech
6 1 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Android
3 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.23%) CentOS
5 1 (1.23%) Debian
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.99%) MVC
3 11 (13.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (13.58%) TDD
4 9 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 8 (9.88%) Web Development
6 7 (8.64%) ITIL
6 7 (8.64%) Project Management
7 6 (7.41%) Scrum
8 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.94%) BDD
9 4 (4.94%) Change Control
9 4 (4.94%) Change Management
9 4 (4.94%) Content Management
9 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 4 (4.94%) Low Latency
9 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.94%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) Java
2 19 (23.46%) C#
3 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.75%) SQL
5 7 (8.64%) PHP
6 6 (7.41%) C
7 5 (6.17%) C++
7 5 (6.17%) Fortran
7 5 (6.17%) Python
7 5 (6.17%) VB
8 4 (4.94%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.47%) Perl
11 1 (1.23%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (45.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) CCNA
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.23%) HNC
2 1 (1.23%) HND
2 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.75%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Oracle
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.70%) HP
4 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco
4 2 (2.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.23%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.23%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.23%) F5
5 1 (1.23%) Juniper
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.23%) Sage
5 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.23%) WatchGuard
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