Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £28,250 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Graduate Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 192 201
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 17 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.41% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.42% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 26
Scotland median annual salary £28,250 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £22,125 £19,625 £20,250
90th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
UK median annual salary £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +3.92% +2.00% +2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5453 4965 6164
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 95.92% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3499 3084 3969
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,238 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Scotland

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Scotland

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in Scotland

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -6 9 £40,000 +45.45%
Edinburgh -16 9 £40,000 +66.67% 1
West Lothian - 2 £23,500 -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Graduate Developer
UK

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Graduate 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 Scotland region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 11 (64.71%) .NET
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) C++
7 4 (23.53%) Electronics
7 4 (23.53%) PhD
7 4 (23.53%) Refactoring
7 4 (23.53%) WPF
7 4 (23.53%) Qt
7 4 (23.53%) Open Source
7 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (23.53%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (17.65%) e-Learning
8 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
9 2 (11.76%) VB

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) Qt
5 4 (23.53%) WPF
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) WinForms
7 2 (11.76%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
3 3 (17.65%) e-Learning
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (23.53%) Refactoring
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Android Development
6 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Delphi
6 2 (11.76%) VB
6 2 (11.76%) VB6
7 1 (5.88%) Java
7 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Numerate Degree
2 4 (23.53%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Xamarin