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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 121 115 112
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 35 52 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 1.63% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.71% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 55
Median salary £26,750 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £30,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
2737 3041 3516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.10% 95.30% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1954 2317
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -1 16 £25,000 - 3
Glasgow -18 13 £28,500 +14.00% 1
West Lothian - 3 £32,500 -
Inverclyde - 3 £23,500 -
Fife -3 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £32,000 -
Junior
UK

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (32.47%) Degree
2 23 (29.87%) SQL
3 22 (28.57%) Finance
4 21 (27.27%) Java
4 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 21 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 20 (25.97%) HTML
6 18 (23.38%) Project Management
7 15 (19.48%) C#
8 14 (18.18%) .NET
8 14 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 12 (15.58%) Retail
10 11 (14.29%) Oracle
10 11 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
11 10 (12.99%) CSS
12 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
12 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
12 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (11.69%) Physics
12 9 (11.69%) Economics
13 8 (10.39%) Local Government
13 8 (10.39%) Operations Research
13 8 (10.39%) Psychology
13 8 (10.39%) HTML5
13 8 (10.39%) Linux
14 7 (9.09%) J2EE
15 6 (7.79%) HL7
15 6 (7.79%) Workflow
15 6 (7.79%) Windows

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 (2.60%) Apache
1 2 (2.60%) SAS
1 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
2 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.79%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.60%) Big Data
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) GIS
5 1 (1.30%) OLAP
5 1 (1.30%) OLTP
5 1 (1.30%) QlikView
5 1 (1.30%) Spatial Data
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.60%) Bower
2 2 (2.60%) Grunt
2 2 (2.60%) gulp
2 2 (2.60%) Selenium
2 2 (2.60%) Subversion
3 1 (1.30%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.30%) Codeship
3 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.30%) Xcode
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Retail
3 8 (10.39%) Local Government
4 3 (3.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.97%) HTML
2 14 (18.18%) .NET
3 10 (12.99%) CSS
4 8 (10.39%) HTML5
5 7 (9.09%) J2EE
6 6 (7.79%) XML
7 5 (6.49%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.90%) CSS3
9 3 (3.90%) jQuery
10 2 (2.60%) Ajax
10 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.60%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.60%) LAMP
10 2 (2.60%) Sass
10 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.60%) Web Services
11 1 (1.30%) COM
11 1 (1.30%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.69%) Economics
3 9 (11.69%) Physics
4 8 (10.39%) Psychology
5 5 (6.49%) Fintech
6 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.60%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.60%) User Experience
8 1 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.30%) NHS
8 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Windows
3 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.90%) Android
4 3 (3.90%) CentOS
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Debian
6 1 (1.30%) Unix
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 18 (23.38%) Project Management
3 11 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.39%) Operations Research
6 6 (7.79%) Front End Development
6 6 (7.79%) Workflow
7 5 (6.49%) Data Management
7 5 (6.49%) Mobile Development
7 5 (6.49%) UML
7 5 (6.49%) Web Development
8 4 (5.19%) DevOps
8 4 (5.19%) iOS Development
8 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.19%) MVC
9 3 (3.90%) Change Management
9 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.90%) OO
9 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) SQL
2 21 (27.27%) Java
3 15 (19.48%) C#
4 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.49%) C
6 4 (5.19%) C++
6 4 (5.19%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.90%) Python
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.30%) Lisp
9 1 (1.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (32.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.60%) PhD
3 1 (1.30%) HND
3 1 (1.30%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) HL7
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Ansible
1 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.90%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.30%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.60%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) Adobe
5 1 (1.30%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco
5 1 (1.30%) F5
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) Juniper
5 1 (1.30%) Kofax
5 1 (1.30%) Teradata
5 1 (1.30%) Xamarin
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £19,000 - £30,000 per annum DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago