Period
to 24 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 107 127
Rank change year-on-year -37 +20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 23 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.93% 1.06% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.10% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 41
Glasgow median annual salary £26,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +13.21% -3.64%
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,725 £22,500
90th Percentile £32,500 £34,500 £38,750
Scotland median annual salary £26,750 £25,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +4.90% -5.56% -1.82%

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 2,403 1,821 2,560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 96.76% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,697 1,078 1,586
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.33% +1.18%

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Junior in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, 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 10 (43.48%) Web Development
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
4 7 (30.43%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) PHP
5 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Advertising
5 6 (26.09%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) PHPUnit
5 6 (26.09%) HTML5
5 6 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Python
7 4 (17.39%) Django
7 4 (17.39%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) QA
7 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 3 (13.04%) REST
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (13.04%) PHP 7
8 3 (13.04%) Symfony
8 3 (13.04%) Zend
8 3 (13.04%) Zend Framework

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 3 (13.04%) Drupal
2 2 (8.70%) DNN
2 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.35%) Marvel
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) PHPUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Appium
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 6 (26.09%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) HTML5
3 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
3 4 (17.39%) Django
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) REST
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (13.04%) Symfony
4 3 (13.04%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) Zend Framework
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.35%) React
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Web Development
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) OOP
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
6 2 (8.70%) Secure Coding
6 2 (8.70%) Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 6 (26.09%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) PHP 7
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.70%) MCP
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Zend
3 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
3 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (8.70%) SAP