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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
UK / Scotland
Rank 108 134 119
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 28 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 0.99% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.03% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 34
Median salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,750 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £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
2208 2808 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.08% 95.74% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1821 1909
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +21 13 £30,000 +4.34% 5
Edinburgh +9 10 £27,500 +22.22% 5
Fife +5 2 £26,500 -
Scottish Borders 0 2 £23,250 -22.50%
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Junior
UK

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 27 (39.71%) Degree
2 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.41%) HTML
3 20 (29.41%) Java
4 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.94%) C#
4 19 (27.94%) .NET
4 19 (27.94%) CSS
5 18 (26.47%) SQL
6 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (19.12%) MVC
7 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
8 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 11 (16.18%) QA
9 11 (16.18%) Relational Database
10 9 (13.24%) TDD
10 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (13.24%) HTML5
11 8 (11.76%) CSS3
11 8 (11.76%) jQuery
11 8 (11.76%) Project Management
11 8 (11.76%) Linux
12 7 (10.29%) ITIL
12 7 (10.29%) Oracle
13 6 (8.82%) MySQL
13 6 (8.82%) Windows
13 6 (8.82%) C++
13 6 (8.82%) PHP
13 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
13 6 (8.82%) Microsoft

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 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) DNN
2 1 (1.47%) JBoss
2 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Line 500
2 1 (1.47%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.47%) Sage BI
2 1 (1.47%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) VPN
2 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.82%) MySQL
3 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Selenium
2 4 (5.88%) JUnit
3 3 (4.41%) Appium
3 3 (4.41%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.94%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.47%) Maven
5 1 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.41%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Billing
3 1 (1.47%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) HTML
2 19 (27.94%) .NET
2 19 (27.94%) CSS
3 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (13.24%) HTML5
5 8 (11.76%) CSS3
5 8 (11.76%) jQuery
6 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.41%) Java EE
8 3 (4.41%) Sass
8 3 (4.41%) WPF
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.94%) Ajax
9 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.94%) J2EE
9 2 (2.94%) Web Services
9 2 (2.94%) WinForms
9 2 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) Smartphone
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.94%) Social Media
5 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) FMCG
5 1 (1.47%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Unix
4 3 (4.41%) Android
4 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.94%) CentOS
5 2 (2.94%) Debian
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) MVC
3 9 (13.24%) TDD
4 8 (11.76%) Project Management
5 7 (10.29%) ITIL
6 6 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.82%) Front End Development
6 6 (8.82%) Mathematics
6 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.82%) Web Development
7 4 (5.88%) CRM
7 4 (5.88%) Low Latency
7 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) High Availability
8 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.41%) Scrum
8 3 (4.41%) SDLC
8 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) C#
2 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
3 18 (26.47%) SQL
4 6 (8.82%) C++
4 6 (8.82%) PHP
5 5 (7.35%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) C
7 3 (4.41%) Fortran
7 3 (4.41%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.41%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) CCNA
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.47%) HNC
2 1 (1.47%) HND
2 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
2 5 (7.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.41%) HP
4 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.94%) Sage
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.47%) F5
5 1 (1.47%) Juniper
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter
5 1 (1.47%) WatchGuard
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