Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Software Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Junior Software Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 157 152
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.22% 0.12% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.12% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Glasgow median annual salary £30,000 £22,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -2.17% -16.36%
10th Percentile £21,450 £21,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £27,550 £25,500
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% +8.70%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2107 2482 2357
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.61% 96.95% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1401 1544
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%

Junior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Software Engineer in Glasgow

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Junior Software Engineer in Glasgow

Junior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Software Engineer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Software Engineer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Junior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Assembly Language
3 3 (60.00%) Android
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) Android Development
3 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Internet of Things
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) PhD
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics

Junior Software Engineer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Assembly Language
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) PhD
4 1 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago