Period
to 23 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,250 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

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

Junior
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 144 115
Rank change year-on-year +45 -29 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 32 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.68% 0.73% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.76% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 15
Glasgow median annual salary £30,250 £26,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.24% -12.50% +13.21%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £39,750 £34,375 £34,500
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -5.66%

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 1,861 2,374 1,887
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.79% 96.78% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,308 1,717 1,156
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,471
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +2.23%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Glasgow

Junior
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Junior in Glasgow

Junior
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Junior in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
3 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 10 (31.25%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 9 (28.13%) HTML
5 9 (28.13%) CSS
6 8 (25.00%) Java
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
7 7 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 6 (18.75%) Python
8 6 (18.75%) Adobe
9 5 (15.63%) MVC
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
9 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
9 5 (15.63%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 4 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
10 4 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (12.50%) Games
10 4 (12.50%) TDD
10 4 (12.50%) Linux
10 4 (12.50%) CGI
10 4 (12.50%) XML

Junior 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 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.25%) IntelliJ
1 2 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) CSS
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.50%) CGI
4 4 (12.50%) XML
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Core
5 3 (9.38%) Node.js
6 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
6 2 (6.25%) Apache CXF
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.25%) Java EE
6 2 (6.25%) STL
6 2 (6.25%) XSLT
7 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) CentOS
2 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
5 4 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
5 4 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) Data Science
6 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) SDLC
7 2 (6.25%) User Stories
7 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) Jython
6 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) PMO
2 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Xamarin