The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 467 306 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.17% 27.87% 28.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.52% 29.17% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 331 199 325
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1049 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.42% 95.54% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 608 1020
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 373 (46.86%) JavaScript
2 353 (44.35%) .NET
3 347 (43.59%) C#
4 294 (36.93%) HTML
5 278 (34.92%) CSS
6 266 (33.42%) Java
7 251 (31.53%) SQL Server
8 249 (31.28%) ASP.NET
9 225 (28.27%) SQL
10 224 (28.14%) MVC
11 188 (23.62%) jQuery
12 160 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
13 156 (19.60%) Microsoft
14 147 (18.47%) Degree
15 124 (15.58%) Hibernate
15 124 (15.58%) XML
16 123 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
17 120 (15.08%) OO
18 115 (14.45%) HTML5
19 110 (13.82%) Spring
20 109 (13.69%) Finance
21 97 (12.19%) Scrum
22 92 (11.56%) SOA
23 90 (11.31%) CSS3
24 89 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
25 87 (10.93%) Linux
26 86 (10.80%) Oracle
27 84 (10.55%) Web Services
27 84 (10.55%) TDD
28 83 (10.43%) Computer Science

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 43 (5.40%) CMS
3 40 (5.03%) IIS
4 39 (4.90%) Drupal
5 31 (3.89%) Alfresco
6 27 (3.39%) Apache
7 13 (1.63%) SAS
7 13 (1.63%) Umbraco
8 12 (1.51%) WordPress
8 12 (1.51%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (1.26%) TeamSite
10 9 (1.13%) Node.js
11 8 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.01%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.75%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 70 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.38%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.38%) MS Office
3 10 (1.26%) InfoPath
4 8 (1.01%) GIMP
5 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.13%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 26 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.75%) Magento
6 5 (0.63%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.25%) Epicor Vantage
8 2 (0.25%) Exstream
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.01%) SaaS
2 8 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.63%) IaaS
4 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.25%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.14%) LDAP
2 18 (2.26%) HTTP
3 14 (1.76%) Internet
4 9 (1.13%) ATM
5 3 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (31.53%) SQL Server
2 66 (8.29%) MySQL
3 56 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (6.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (5.65%) Relational Database
6 44 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (3.64%) MongoDB
10 19 (2.39%) OLAP
10 19 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (2.26%) Oracle Database
12 15 (1.88%) Big Data
12 15 (1.88%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.63%) NoSQL
14 11 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 7 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (7.66%) Visual Studio
2 53 (6.66%) Maven
3 38 (4.77%) Git (software)
4 36 (4.52%) Jenkins
5 33 (4.15%) JUnit
6 30 (3.77%) Selenium
6 30 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (3.52%) Ant
8 27 (3.39%) Artifactory
9 25 (3.14%) Subversion
10 20 (2.51%) TestNG
10 20 (2.51%) Eclipse
11 16 (2.01%) NUnit
11 16 (2.01%) Mercurial
12 10 (1.26%) MSTest
13 9 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (0.88%) CruiseControl
14 7 (0.88%) Jasmine
15 6 (0.75%) MSBuild
15 6 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 109 (13.69%) Finance
2 43 (5.40%) Games
3 19 (2.39%) Marketing
4 17 (2.14%) Banking
5 13 (1.63%) Retail
6 12 (1.51%) Legal
6 12 (1.51%) Advertising
7 6 (0.75%) Law
8 5 (0.63%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.63%) Billing
9 4 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.38%) Local Government
11 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (44.35%) .NET
2 294 (36.93%) HTML
3 278 (34.92%) CSS
4 249 (31.28%) ASP.NET
5 188 (23.62%) jQuery
6 124 (15.58%) Hibernate
6 124 (15.58%) XML
7 123 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 115 (14.45%) HTML5
9 110 (13.82%) Spring
10 90 (11.31%) CSS3
11 84 (10.55%) Web Services
12 81 (10.18%) JSON
13 71 (8.92%) .NET Framework
13 71 (8.92%) Ajax
14 56 (7.04%) XSLT
15 52 (6.53%) RESTful
16 51 (6.41%) J2EE
17 44 (5.53%) XHTML
18 43 (5.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.43%) Computer Science
2 76 (9.55%) Open Source
3 36 (4.52%) Mathematics
4 31 (3.89%) Physics
5 17 (2.14%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.01%) PDA
7 13 (1.63%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.38%) N-Tier
9 10 (1.26%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.26%) GIS
10 9 (1.13%) Data Extraction
11 8 (1.01%) PKI
12 7 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
12 7 (0.88%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.75%) Online Games
13 6 (0.75%) Mobile Games
14 5 (0.63%) Informatics
15 4 (0.50%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 87 (10.93%) Linux
2 66 (8.29%) Windows
3 37 (4.65%) UNIX
4 33 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (3.89%) Android
6 30 (3.77%) Apple iOS
7 27 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.50%) AIX
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.25%) Solaris
12 1 (0.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (28.14%) MVC
2 160 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (15.08%) OO
4 97 (12.19%) Scrum
5 92 (11.56%) SOA
6 89 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
7 84 (10.55%) TDD
8 82 (10.30%) Software Engineering
9 73 (9.17%) Web Development
10 62 (7.79%) Unit Testing
11 52 (6.53%) Document Management
11 52 (6.53%) Workflow
12 43 (5.40%) OOP
12 43 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (5.15%) BDD
14 40 (5.03%) E-Commerce
15 35 (4.40%) ETL
16 31 (3.89%) CRM
17 28 (3.52%) BPMN
18 27 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 373 (46.86%) JavaScript
2 347 (43.59%) C#
3 266 (33.42%) Java
4 225 (28.27%) SQL
5 80 (10.05%) PHP
6 51 (6.41%) C++
7 49 (6.16%) Python
8 43 (5.40%) T-SQL
9 39 (4.90%) PL/SQL
10 33 (4.15%) VB.NET
11 27 (3.39%) VB
12 26 (3.27%) Ruby
13 13 (1.63%) Scala
14 12 (1.51%) Perl
15 10 (1.26%) VB6
16 9 (1.13%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.13%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.01%) XQuery
18 7 (0.88%) VBScript
19 6 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 147 (18.47%) Degree
2 16 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.76%) PhD
5 6 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.50%) MCTS
7 3 (0.38%) HND
7 3 (0.38%) MCPD
8 2 (0.25%) HNC
9 1 (0.13%) MCP
9 1 (0.13%) MCAD
9 1 (0.13%) MCSD
9 1 (0.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.88%) QA
1 7 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.50%) HL7
2 4 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (0.63%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.50%) Ansible
3 2 (0.25%) Puppet
3 2 (0.25%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 156 (19.60%) Microsoft
2 86 (10.80%) Oracle
3 82 (10.30%) JBoss
4 20 (2.51%) Business Objects
5 18 (2.26%) Google
6 15 (1.88%) Zend
7 14 (1.76%) VMware
7 14 (1.76%) Adobe
8 11 (1.38%) HP
9 8 (1.01%) Facebook
9 8 (1.01%) SAP
10 7 (0.88%) Twitter
11 6 (0.75%) Talend
11 6 (0.75%) Reuters
11 6 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.63%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.63%) TIBCO
12 5 (0.63%) Altiris
12 5 (0.63%) Tableau
12 5 (0.63%) ServiceNow
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