The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 17 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.41% 1.82% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian 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
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
67 55 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 94.37% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 34
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Junior
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the West Lothian region.

Junior Salary Trend in West Lothian

Junior
Top 21 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview
1 1 (100.00%) Graphite

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview
1 1 (100.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5