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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 280 266 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.18% 18.49% 28.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.37% 19.35% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 178 187 340
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £31,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1062 1375 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.50% 95.55% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 690 866 955
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 276 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (48.17%) JavaScript
3 217 (41.81%) HTML
4 191 (36.80%) CSS
5 187 (36.03%) Java
6 182 (35.07%) C#
7 162 (31.21%) .NET
8 142 (27.36%) Finance
9 125 (24.08%) SQL
10 117 (22.54%) AngularJS
11 115 (22.16%) MVC
12 109 (21.00%) Git (software)
13 103 (19.85%) Web Development
14 100 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
15 96 (18.50%) SQL Server
16 93 (17.92%) HTML5
17 90 (17.34%) Scrum
18 86 (16.57%) Degree
19 85 (16.38%) ASP.NET
20 75 (14.45%) TDD
21 62 (11.95%) Spring
22 61 (11.75%) ASP.NET MVC
23 60 (11.56%) PL/SQL
24 57 (10.98%) Oracle
24 57 (10.98%) Apple iOS
25 54 (10.40%) Software Engineering
26 52 (10.02%) PHP
26 52 (10.02%) CSS3
27 50 (9.63%) Linux
28 49 (9.44%) OO

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 31 (5.97%) CMS
2 26 (5.01%) JBoss
3 16 (3.08%) Drupal
4 12 (2.31%) Alfresco
5 11 (2.12%) WebLogic
6 10 (1.93%) WebSphere
6 10 (1.93%) WordPress
7 8 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.35%) IIS
9 6 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.96%) Apache
10 5 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.77%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.77%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.58%) GeoServer
12 3 (0.58%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
Applications
1 25 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.96%) HFM
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.19%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.24%) SaaS
2 14 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.16%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.39%) GitHub
6 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.39%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.35%) HTTP
2 5 (0.96%) LDAP
3 4 (0.77%) Firewall
4 1 (0.19%) CHAP
4 1 (0.19%) CTI
4 1 (0.19%) Internet
4 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (18.50%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.32%) MySQL
2 38 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 36 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 23 (4.43%) RDBMS
5 21 (4.05%) Oracle Database
6 16 (3.08%) Big Data
7 15 (2.89%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.54%) GIS
12 7 (1.35%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.35%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.35%) Pentaho
13 6 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 109 (21.00%) Git (software)
2 43 (8.29%) gulp
3 41 (7.90%) Grunt
4 36 (6.94%) Bower
5 29 (5.59%) Maven
6 27 (5.20%) PowerBuilder
6 27 (5.20%) Visual Studio
7 25 (4.82%) Jenkins
7 25 (4.82%) Selenium
8 22 (4.24%) Subversion
9 16 (3.08%) Artifactory
10 15 (2.89%) Ant
11 14 (2.70%) JIRA
12 11 (2.12%) Oracle APEX
13 10 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (1.73%) Mocha
15 8 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
16 7 (1.35%) Jasmine
17 6 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 142 (27.36%) Finance
2 34 (6.55%) Games
3 29 (5.59%) Marketing
4 25 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 23 (4.43%) Banking
6 21 (4.05%) Retail
7 8 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.16%) Advertising
9 5 (0.96%) Electronics
9 5 (0.96%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.39%) Automotive
10 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (41.81%) HTML
2 191 (36.80%) CSS
3 162 (31.21%) .NET
4 117 (22.54%) AngularJS
5 93 (17.92%) HTML5
6 85 (16.38%) ASP.NET
7 62 (11.95%) Spring
8 61 (11.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (10.02%) CSS3
10 47 (9.06%) jQuery
10 47 (9.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 46 (8.86%) RESTful
12 44 (8.48%) Hibernate
13 42 (8.09%) LESS
14 40 (7.71%) Backbone.js
14 40 (7.71%) Ember.js
15 39 (7.51%) Sass
16 38 (7.32%) Web Services
17 35 (6.74%) JSON
17 35 (6.74%) React
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.06%) Computer Science
2 43 (8.29%) User Experience
3 23 (4.43%) Mobile App
4 17 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.70%) Social Media
6 9 (1.73%) iPhone
7 7 (1.35%) iPad
7 7 (1.35%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.96%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.96%) Physics
10 4 (0.77%) Replication
11 3 (0.58%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.58%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.39%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.39%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.39%) Derivative
12 2 (0.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.98%) Apple iOS
2 50 (9.63%) Linux
3 33 (6.36%) Android
4 13 (2.50%) Windows
5 9 (1.73%) Unix
6 5 (0.96%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.77%) Solaris
8 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) CentOS
9 1 (0.19%) Debian
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (22.16%) MVC
3 103 (19.85%) Web Development
4 100 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
5 90 (17.34%) Scrum
6 75 (14.45%) TDD
7 54 (10.40%) Software Engineering
8 49 (9.44%) OO
9 40 (7.71%) Front End Development
10 39 (7.51%) iOS Development
10 39 (7.51%) Responsive Web Design
11 37 (7.13%) BDD
12 35 (6.74%) Web Design
13 32 (6.17%) Functional Testing
13 32 (6.17%) SDLC
13 32 (6.17%) Time Management
14 30 (5.78%) SOA
15 29 (5.59%) Infrastructure Management
16 27 (5.20%) Unit Testing
17 26 (5.01%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 250 (48.17%) JavaScript
2 187 (36.03%) Java
3 182 (35.07%) C#
4 125 (24.08%) SQL
5 60 (11.56%) PL/SQL
6 52 (10.02%) PHP
7 43 (8.29%) Python
8 34 (6.55%) Objective-C
9 16 (3.08%) Ruby
10 14 (2.70%) Apple Swift
10 14 (2.70%) C++
11 13 (2.50%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.93%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.93%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.54%) Perl
14 7 (1.35%) C
15 5 (0.96%) VBA
16 4 (0.77%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.77%) Scala
16 4 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (16.57%) Degree
2 11 (2.12%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.39%) HND
4 2 (0.39%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.58%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) AIFMD
2 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.39%) MiFID
2 2 (0.39%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (0.96%) Docker
2 4 (0.77%) NFS
2 4 (0.77%) Samba
2 4 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Varnish
3 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.58%) Ansible
1 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (10.98%) Oracle
2 40 (7.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.73%) Zend
4 8 (1.54%) Talend
5 7 (1.35%) Cognos
5 7 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.16%) SAP
6 6 (1.16%) Vertica
6 6 (1.16%) Xamarin
7 5 (0.96%) Hyperion
7 5 (0.96%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.96%) Tableau
7 5 (0.96%) VMware
8 4 (0.77%) Google
9 3 (0.58%) Twitter
10 2 (0.39%) Adobe
10 2 (0.39%) ESRI
10 2 (0.39%) Intel
10 2 (0.39%) Splunk
11 1 (0.19%) Apple
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: DOE
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits share options + flexitime
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: to £40k DOE + top bens
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: 45,000
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Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
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