Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 103 126
Rank change year-on-year -21 +23 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 21 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.92% 1.52% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.58% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 20
Glasgow median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £55,000 £38,500
Scotland median annual salary £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +7.84% -3.77%

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 2182 2092 2461
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.63% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1169 1591
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Glasgow region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) PhD
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) C++
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 5 (23.81%) Qt
5 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (23.81%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Electronics
5 5 (23.81%) Refactoring
5 5 (23.81%) Open Source
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) ERP
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (14.29%) CRM
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Finance

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 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) FRx
2 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) Power BI
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) GoCD
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Electronics
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) Qt
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Core
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Django
5 1 (4.76%) Handlebars
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) LESS
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (4.76%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (4.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 5 (23.81%) Open Source
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (23.81%) Refactoring
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) ERP
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Business Development
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Logistics
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
1 6 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) PhD
3 5 (23.81%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (9.52%) MCP
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) JD Edwards
3 2 (9.52%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (9.52%) SAP