The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 227 299 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.68% 20.58% 25.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.54% 21.60% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 144 198 261
Median salary £41,461 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.96% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1162 1384 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.64% 95.25% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 682 906 965
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Edinburgh region.

Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 253 (48.47%) JavaScript
2 247 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (46.74%) HTML
4 204 (39.08%) CSS
5 184 (35.25%) C#
6 175 (33.52%) .NET
7 154 (29.50%) Finance
8 153 (29.31%) SQL
9 143 (27.39%) Java
10 116 (22.22%) HTML5
11 115 (22.03%) SQL Server
12 109 (20.88%) AngularJS
13 103 (19.73%) Scrum
14 97 (18.58%) Web Development
14 97 (18.58%) jQuery
15 91 (17.43%) ASP.NET
16 86 (16.48%) Degree
17 80 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
18 79 (15.13%) XML
18 79 (15.13%) MVC
19 78 (14.94%) Oracle
20 71 (13.60%) Git (software)
21 70 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
22 64 (12.26%) Unit Testing
23 61 (11.69%) Spring
24 60 (11.49%) PHP
24 60 (11.49%) OO
25 59 (11.30%) Software Engineering
26 54 (10.34%) PL/SQL
27 52 (9.96%) TDD

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 41 (7.85%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.56%) JBoss
3 26 (4.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 25 (4.79%) CMS
5 21 (4.02%) Alfresco
6 13 (2.49%) Moodle
7 12 (2.30%) Drupal
8 11 (2.11%) WordPress
9 8 (1.53%) Apache
9 8 (1.53%) SAS
9 8 (1.53%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.57%) IIS
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.38%) GeoServer
12 2 (0.38%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 34 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.87%) Oracle Applications
1 15 (2.87%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (2.49%) Oracle 11i
2 13 (2.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.15%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.64%) SaaS
2 18 (3.45%) Office 365
3 13 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.72%) GitHub
6 3 (0.57%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.57%) IaaS
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.30%) Internet
2 6 (1.15%) MQTT
3 5 (0.96%) HTTP
3 5 (0.96%) LDAP
4 3 (0.57%) SSL
5 1 (0.19%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.66%) MySQL
3 34 (6.51%) Oracle Reports
4 32 (6.13%) Relational Database
4 32 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 27 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (4.21%) MongoDB
10 21 (4.02%) Oracle Database 10g
11 15 (2.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 12 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (2.11%) BusinessObjects XI
13 11 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (2.11%) QlikView
14 10 (1.92%) Big Data
14 10 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (1.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 71 (13.60%) Git (software)
2 39 (7.47%) Maven
3 37 (7.09%) Visual Studio
4 36 (6.90%) Grunt
5 35 (6.70%) gulp
6 33 (6.32%) Jenkins
7 27 (5.17%) Selenium
8 26 (4.98%) Bower
9 24 (4.60%) Artifactory
9 24 (4.60%) Subversion
10 20 (3.83%) JIRA
11 18 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
12 17 (3.26%) PowerBuilder
13 16 (3.07%) JDeveloper
13 16 (3.07%) Oracle APEX
14 15 (2.87%) Eclipse
15 13 (2.49%) JUnit
15 13 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (2.11%) Ant
17 10 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 154 (29.50%) Finance
2 33 (6.32%) Banking
3 25 (4.79%) Marketing
3 25 (4.79%) Retail
4 23 (4.41%) Games
5 16 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.15%) Electronics
8 6 (1.15%) Legal
9 4 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (46.74%) HTML
2 204 (39.08%) CSS
3 175 (33.52%) .NET
4 116 (22.22%) HTML5
5 109 (20.88%) AngularJS
6 97 (18.58%) jQuery
7 91 (17.43%) ASP.NET
8 79 (15.13%) XML
9 61 (11.69%) Spring
10 51 (9.77%) JSON
11 48 (9.20%) Web Services
12 47 (9.00%) CSS3
13 44 (8.43%) RESTful
14 43 (8.24%) Hibernate
15 42 (8.05%) Sass
16 38 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 38 (7.28%) Backbone.js
17 37 (7.09%) Ember.js
18 35 (6.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 33 (6.32%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.47%) User Experience
3 35 (6.70%) Computer Science
4 31 (5.94%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.49%) VLE
6 11 (2.11%) e-Learning
6 11 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.11%) Social Media
7 8 (1.53%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.34%) Physics
9 6 (1.15%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.15%) Fintech
10 5 (0.96%) PKI
10 5 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.77%) iPhone
11 4 (0.77%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.96%) Apple iOS
2 40 (7.66%) Android
3 20 (3.83%) Linux
4 11 (2.11%) Unix
5 10 (1.92%) Windows
6 1 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (19.73%) Scrum
3 97 (18.58%) Web Development
4 80 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
5 79 (15.13%) MVC
6 70 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
7 64 (12.26%) Unit Testing
8 60 (11.49%) OO
9 59 (11.30%) Software Engineering
10 52 (9.96%) TDD
11 43 (8.24%) Web Design
12 40 (7.66%) Responsive Web Design
13 38 (7.28%) Front End Development
14 36 (6.90%) Mentoring
14 36 (6.90%) SDLC
15 35 (6.70%) Open Source
16 30 (5.75%) SOA
17 29 (5.56%) BDD
17 29 (5.56%) iOS Development
18 28 (5.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 253 (48.47%) JavaScript
2 184 (35.25%) C#
3 153 (29.31%) SQL
4 143 (27.39%) Java
5 60 (11.49%) PHP
6 54 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 28 (5.36%) Python
8 26 (4.98%) Objective-C
8 26 (4.98%) T-SQL
8 26 (4.98%) VBA
9 17 (3.26%) VB.NET
10 16 (3.07%) Ruby
11 15 (2.87%) C++
12 9 (1.72%) VB
13 8 (1.53%) Apple Swift
14 6 (1.15%) Perl
14 6 (1.15%) Scala
15 5 (0.96%) Groovy
15 5 (0.96%) VB6
16 4 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 86 (16.48%) Degree
2 21 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.57%) OCA
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.45%) SLA
2 13 (2.49%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.34%) QA
4 2 (0.38%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.38%) MiFID
4 2 (0.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Docker
1 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 78 (14.94%) Oracle
2 50 (9.58%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.26%) SAP
4 16 (3.07%) Cognos
5 9 (1.72%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.34%) IBM
7 4 (0.77%) Apple
7 4 (0.77%) Google
7 4 (0.77%) Tableau
7 4 (0.77%) Talend
7 4 (0.77%) Twitter
8 3 (0.57%) Adobe
8 3 (0.57%) Facebook
8 3 (0.57%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.38%) Charles River
9 2 (0.38%) Lotus
9 2 (0.38%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.38%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.38%) Vertica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Significant Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 24,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Freshtechit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Career Progression + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £27000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Benefits + Great Working Environment
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Chelsea Apps Factory Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Kapil
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & great benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago