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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 323 279 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.34% 22.70% 21.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.76% 24.03% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 211 210 207
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1050 1161 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.37% 94.47% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 703 786 787
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 308 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (40.13%) C#
3 232 (38.47%) Java
4 230 (38.14%) .NET
5 221 (36.65%) JavaScript
6 174 (28.86%) HTML
7 166 (27.53%) SQL
8 157 (26.04%) CSS
9 146 (24.21%) Finance
10 138 (22.89%) MVC
11 129 (21.39%) AngularJS
12 123 (20.40%) SQL Server
13 109 (18.08%) ASP.NET
14 100 (16.58%) TDD
15 88 (14.59%) Web Development
15 88 (14.59%) Continuous Integration
16 85 (14.10%) Git (software)
17 81 (13.43%) Oracle
18 79 (13.10%) PL/SQL
19 77 (12.77%) HTML5
20 71 (11.77%) Scrum
21 69 (11.44%) ASP.NET MVC
22 66 (10.95%) Spring
22 66 (10.95%) Software Engineering
23 65 (10.78%) Degree
24 64 (10.61%) Linux
25 61 (10.12%) PHP
26 60 (9.95%) RESTful
27 57 (9.45%) OO
28 54 (8.96%) SDLC

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 37 (6.14%) CMS
2 26 (4.31%) JBoss
3 15 (2.49%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.99%) Apache
5 11 (1.82%) Drupal
6 10 (1.66%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.49%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.33%) Alfresco
8 8 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.83%) WordPress
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.50%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.33%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.33%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 23 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) GIMP
3 1 (0.17%) InVision
3 1 (0.17%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 16 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (2.49%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (2.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.83%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.66%) HFM
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.17%) Line 500
7 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.17%) Sage BI
7 1 (0.17%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.49%) SaaS
4 6 (1.00%) GitHub
5 5 (0.83%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.50%) IaaS
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.33%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.33%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.66%) Firewall
1 4 (0.66%) LDAP
2 3 (0.50%) Intranet
3 1 (0.17%) CHAP
3 1 (0.17%) HTTP
3 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (20.40%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.96%) Relational Database
3 40 (6.63%) MySQL
3 40 (6.63%) NoSQL
4 33 (5.47%) Oracle Database
5 32 (5.31%) RDBMS
6 27 (4.48%) MongoDB
7 21 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (2.65%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (2.49%) Neo4j
10 15 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (2.32%) Big Data
11 14 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (1.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (1.66%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 85 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 38 (6.30%) PowerBuilder
3 31 (5.14%) Jenkins
4 25 (4.15%) Maven
5 23 (3.81%) Subversion
6 22 (3.65%) gulp
6 22 (3.65%) Visual Studio
7 21 (3.48%) JIRA
8 19 (3.15%) Grunt
8 19 (3.15%) Selenium
8 19 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (2.82%) Oracle APEX
10 16 (2.65%) Bower
11 15 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (1.82%) JDeveloper
12 11 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (1.66%) Artifactory
14 7 (1.16%) Android Studio
14 7 (1.16%) JUnit
15 6 (1.00%) NUnit
General
1 146 (24.21%) Finance
2 27 (4.48%) Games
3 22 (3.65%) Marketing
4 20 (3.32%) Banking
5 12 (1.99%) Advertising
6 7 (1.16%) Retail
7 6 (1.00%) Automotive
7 6 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.83%) German Language
9 4 (0.66%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.66%) Local Government
10 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (38.14%) .NET
2 174 (28.86%) HTML
3 157 (26.04%) CSS
4 129 (21.39%) AngularJS
5 109 (18.08%) ASP.NET
6 77 (12.77%) HTML5
7 69 (11.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 66 (10.95%) Spring
9 60 (9.95%) RESTful
10 51 (8.46%) .NET Framework
10 51 (8.46%) XML
11 49 (8.13%) Web Services
12 48 (7.96%) jQuery
13 45 (7.46%) React
14 43 (7.13%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (6.63%) Node.js
16 39 (6.47%) Entity Framework
16 39 (6.47%) Hibernate
17 38 (6.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 35 (5.80%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.97%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.80%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.98%) User Experience
4 22 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.00%) Social Media
9 5 (0.83%) Fintech
10 4 (0.66%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (0.66%) Replication
11 3 (0.50%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.33%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.33%) FMCG
12 2 (0.33%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.17%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.17%) EPoS
13 1 (0.17%) iPad
13 1 (0.17%) iPhone
13 1 (0.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 64 (10.61%) Linux
2 45 (7.46%) Apple iOS
3 37 (6.14%) Android
4 14 (2.32%) Windows
5 7 (1.16%) Unix
6 5 (0.83%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.66%) Solaris
8 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.17%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (22.89%) MVC
3 100 (16.58%) TDD
4 88 (14.59%) Continuous Integration
4 88 (14.59%) Web Development
5 71 (11.77%) Scrum
6 66 (10.95%) Software Engineering
7 57 (9.45%) OO
8 54 (8.96%) SDLC
9 47 (7.79%) BDD
10 43 (7.13%) Open Source
11 38 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (6.14%) Front End Development
13 36 (5.97%) Web Application Development
14 34 (5.64%) iOS Development
14 34 (5.64%) SOA
15 30 (4.98%) Responsive Web Design
16 23 (3.81%) Android Development
17 21 (3.48%) Infrastructure Management
17 21 (3.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 242 (40.13%) C#
2 232 (38.47%) Java
3 221 (36.65%) JavaScript
4 166 (27.53%) SQL
5 79 (13.10%) PL/SQL
6 61 (10.12%) PHP
7 53 (8.79%) Ruby
8 43 (7.13%) Python
9 21 (3.48%) Perl
10 19 (3.15%) Objective-C
10 19 (3.15%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.65%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.32%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.16%) Apple Swift
14 10 (1.66%) C++
15 6 (1.00%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.83%) C
16 5 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
16 5 (0.83%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (10.78%) Degree
2 15 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.33%) HND
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.17%) MCP
4 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (1.33%) Docker
2 4 (0.66%) NFS
2 4 (0.66%) Samba
2 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.66%) Puppet
3 2 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 81 (13.43%) Oracle
2 43 (7.13%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.32%) Tableau
4 11 (1.82%) Google
4 11 (1.82%) Talend
4 11 (1.82%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.66%) Alterian
6 9 (1.49%) Zend
7 8 (1.33%) Vertica
8 6 (1.00%) Cognos
8 6 (1.00%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.66%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.66%) Intel
9 4 (0.66%) Twitter
9 4 (0.66%) VMware
10 3 (0.50%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.50%) Splunk
11 2 (0.33%) Informatica
11 2 (0.33%) Netezza
11 2 (0.33%) Sage
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits, D.O.E.
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Premier IT
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: 4 day week, paid for 5 days
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £41000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago