The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 111 113 99
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 57 43 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 1.33% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.39% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 41
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3442 3089 2988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.98% 95.69% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 2026 2105
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Junior
UK

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

Junior Salary Histogram in Scotland

Junior
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -12 24 £25,000 +6.38% 3
Glasgow 0 22 £30,000 +11.11% 7
Dundee - 6 £22,000 -
Aberdeen +6 2 £24,250 -3.00%
Fife +1 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
Junior
UK

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 58 (47.54%) Degree
2 46 (37.70%) Java
3 35 (28.69%) C#
4 34 (27.87%) .NET
4 34 (27.87%) Computer Science
5 32 (26.23%) JavaScript
6 26 (21.31%) Software Engineering
7 25 (20.49%) Microsoft
8 24 (19.67%) Finance
8 24 (19.67%) C++
8 24 (19.67%) HTML
8 24 (19.67%) SQL
9 21 (17.21%) Mathematics
10 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET
11 19 (15.57%) Python
12 16 (13.11%) Oracle
13 15 (12.30%) SQL Server
13 15 (12.30%) CSS
13 15 (12.30%) MVC
14 14 (11.48%) OO
14 14 (11.48%) Physics
14 14 (11.48%) Open Source
15 13 (10.66%) Market Risk
15 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
15 13 (10.66%) Grid Computing
16 12 (9.84%) Risk Management
17 11 (9.02%) Linux
17 11 (9.02%) PL/SQL
18 10 (8.20%) PHP
18 10 (8.20%) XML

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.92%) Drupal
2 5 (4.10%) SugarCRM
2 5 (4.10%) SAS
3 4 (3.28%) Apache
4 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.46%) CMS
5 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.64%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.64%) Node.js
5 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.82%) IIS
6 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.82%) CICS
6 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.82%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.38%) MS Office
3 5 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.46%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.82%) MS Project
5 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.10%) Pentaho
3 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.28%) Big Data
4 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.46%) MySQL
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.82%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.74%) JUnit
3 5 (4.10%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (4.10%) TestNG
4 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.28%) WinDbg
4 4 (3.28%) Subversion
5 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.64%) Selenium
6 2 (1.64%) Trac
6 2 (1.64%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.82%) ProC
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.82%) Toad
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (19.67%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Retail
4 4 (3.28%) Games
5 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.64%) Billing
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.82%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.87%) .NET
2 24 (19.67%) HTML
3 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET
4 15 (12.30%) CSS
5 10 (8.20%) XML
5 10 (8.20%) Java EE
6 9 (7.38%) jQuery
7 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (6.56%) HTML5
8 7 (5.74%) Ajax
9 6 (4.92%) .NET Framework
9 6 (4.92%) JSF
9 6 (4.92%) XSLT
10 4 (3.28%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.28%) WCF
10 4 (3.28%) CSS3
11 3 (2.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (2.46%) Spring
11 3 (2.46%) J2EE
12 2 (1.64%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.87%) Computer Science
2 21 (17.21%) Mathematics
3 14 (11.48%) Physics
3 14 (11.48%) Open Source
4 13 (10.66%) Market Risk
4 13 (10.66%) Grid Computing
5 9 (7.38%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (3.28%) Social Media
6 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.46%) Mobile Games
8 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) Linux
2 9 (7.38%) Windows
3 8 (6.56%) Android
4 6 (4.92%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.64%) UNIX
8 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.82%) Solaris
8 1 (0.82%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.82%) MVS
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.31%) Software Engineering
2 15 (12.30%) MVC
3 14 (11.48%) OO
4 12 (9.84%) Risk Management
5 6 (4.92%) SOA
5 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (4.92%) Project Management
6 4 (3.28%) Data Management
6 4 (3.28%) Content Management
6 4 (3.28%) Unit Testing
6 4 (3.28%) CRM
6 4 (3.28%) E-Commerce
6 4 (3.28%) Analytics
7 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.46%) System Testing
7 3 (2.46%) Time Management
7 3 (2.46%) Software Testing
7 3 (2.46%) Web Development
8 2 (1.64%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.70%) Java
2 35 (28.69%) C#
3 32 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 24 (19.67%) C++
4 24 (19.67%) SQL
5 19 (15.57%) Python
6 11 (9.02%) PL/SQL
7 10 (8.20%) PHP
8 7 (5.74%) C
8 7 (5.74%) Perl
8 7 (5.74%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.10%) VB
9 5 (4.10%) Lisp
9 5 (4.10%) Jython
10 4 (3.28%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.46%) Ruby
12 2 (1.64%) Scala
12 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (47.54%) Degree
2 9 (7.38%) PhD
3 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.82%) ISEB
5 1 (0.82%) HND
5 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (20.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.11%) Oracle
3 8 (6.56%) JBoss
4 6 (4.92%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.10%) Talend
6 4 (3.28%) Atmel
6 4 (3.28%) SAP
7 3 (2.46%) Adobe
8 2 (1.64%) Sybase
8 2 (1.64%) VMware
9 1 (0.82%) Alterian
9 1 (0.82%) Zend
9 1 (0.82%) HP
9 1 (0.82%) Twitter
9 1 (0.82%) Vertica
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