The median annual salary for a Junior was £27,250 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 77 80 72
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 15 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.35% 1.42% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.52% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 21
Median salary £27,250 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.90% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £31,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1064 1249 1280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.43% 93.35% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 687 836 780
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £64,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Junior in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Edinburgh

Junior
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Junior in Edinburgh

Junior
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Edinburgh

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Edinburgh region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 13 (43.33%) HTML
1 13 (43.33%) Java
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) CSS
4 10 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (30.00%) Degree
5 9 (30.00%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) .NET
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) Selenium
7 7 (23.33%) HTML5
8 6 (20.00%) CSS3
8 6 (20.00%) Low Latency
8 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) MVC
9 5 (16.67%) Python
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.67%) Java EE
10 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.33%) Project Management
10 4 (13.33%) Finance
10 4 (13.33%) High Availability
10 4 (13.33%) SDLC
11 3 (10.00%) Contingency Planning

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Line 500
2 1 (3.33%) Sage BI
2 1 (3.33%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) Mockito
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) HTML5
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.00%) CSS3
6 5 (16.67%) Java EE
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 2 (6.67%) J2EE
9 2 (6.67%) XML
10 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.33%) GWT
10 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
10 1 (3.33%) JSF
10 1 (3.33%) Spring
10 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
10 1 (3.33%) Vaadin
10 1 (3.33%) WinForms
10 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 2 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Debian
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 5 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) High Availability
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) BDD
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Workflow
8 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Java
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.67%) Splunk
3 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.33%) F5
3 1 (3.33%) Juniper
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Sage
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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