Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Junior Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 104 142
Rank change year-on-year -37 +38 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 8 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.36% 0.90% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.93% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 15
Glasgow median annual salary £22,500 £24,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% -19.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,725 £23,500
90th Percentile £27,700 £30,950 £41,450
Scotland median annual salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,115 1,826 2,535
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.61% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,391 1,081 1,626
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.16% +1.18% +2.41%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Junior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Glasgow

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Glasgow

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Junior Developer 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 Glasgow region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) PHP 7
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Symfony
4 2 (25.00%) Zend

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (25.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Django
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Game Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP 7
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Zend