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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 228 291 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.11% 18.50% 24.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.17% 19.43% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 166 192 284
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,150 £50,000
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
1077 1498 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.97% 95.23% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 770 956 975
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 246 (52.01%) JavaScript
2 234 (49.47%) HTML
3 225 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (41.44%) CSS
5 149 (31.50%) Java
6 148 (31.29%) C#
7 147 (31.08%) Finance
8 134 (28.33%) .NET
9 115 (24.31%) AngularJS
10 111 (23.47%) SQL
11 110 (23.26%) HTML5
12 98 (20.72%) Git (software)
13 95 (20.08%) Web Development
13 95 (20.08%) Scrum
14 92 (19.45%) SQL Server
15 90 (19.03%) MVC
16 88 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
17 79 (16.70%) Degree
18 76 (16.07%) ASP.NET
19 70 (14.80%) jQuery
20 65 (13.74%) Apple iOS
21 61 (12.90%) Spring
22 58 (12.26%) Software Engineering
23 57 (12.05%) PHP
24 54 (11.42%) XML
25 51 (10.78%) Oracle
25 51 (10.78%) User Experience
26 50 (10.57%) OO
26 50 (10.57%) TDD
26 50 (10.57%) CSS3

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 24 (5.07%) CMS
2 21 (4.44%) JBoss
3 20 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (2.96%) Alfresco
6 11 (2.33%) Drupal
7 10 (2.11%) WordPress
8 9 (1.90%) Apache
9 8 (1.69%) Moodle
10 6 (1.27%) IIS
11 5 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (1.06%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.85%) GeoServer
13 3 (0.63%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.42%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.42%) SAS
14 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (2.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.06%) HFM
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.63%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.86%) SaaS
2 14 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.11%) Office 365
5 6 (1.27%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.85%) GitHub
7 4 (0.85%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.63%) IaaS
8 3 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.90%) HTTP
2 5 (1.06%) Internet
2 5 (1.06%) LDAP
3 3 (0.63%) MQTT
3 3 (0.63%) SSL
4 1 (0.21%) CHAP
4 1 (0.21%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (19.45%) SQL Server
2 48 (10.15%) MySQL
3 32 (6.77%) MongoDB
4 26 (5.50%) Relational Database
5 21 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 16 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (3.38%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (3.17%) RDBMS
7 15 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (2.33%) Big Data
11 10 (2.11%) GIS
12 8 (1.69%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.48%) BusinessObjects XI
14 6 (1.27%) MS Access
14 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 98 (20.72%) Git (software)
2 45 (9.51%) gulp
3 43 (9.09%) Grunt
4 37 (7.82%) Bower
5 35 (7.40%) Maven
6 29 (6.13%) Visual Studio
7 28 (5.92%) Jenkins
8 20 (4.23%) Subversion
9 19 (4.02%) Selenium
10 17 (3.59%) Artifactory
11 16 (3.38%) JIRA
12 14 (2.96%) Ant
13 13 (2.75%) Oracle APEX
14 12 (2.54%) PowerBuilder
15 11 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (2.11%) JUnit
17 8 (1.69%) Eclipse
17 8 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
18 7 (1.48%) Jasmine
19 6 (1.27%) Mocha
General
1 147 (31.08%) Finance
2 28 (5.92%) Games
2 28 (5.92%) Marketing
3 25 (5.29%) Retail
4 23 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.59%) Banking
6 9 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.27%) Electronics
8 5 (1.06%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.42%) Advertising
10 2 (0.42%) Automotive
10 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (49.47%) HTML
2 196 (41.44%) CSS
3 134 (28.33%) .NET
4 115 (24.31%) AngularJS
5 110 (23.26%) HTML5
6 76 (16.07%) ASP.NET
7 70 (14.80%) jQuery
8 61 (12.90%) Spring
9 54 (11.42%) XML
10 50 (10.57%) CSS3
11 45 (9.51%) Hibernate
11 45 (9.51%) JSON
11 45 (9.51%) Sass
12 44 (9.30%) Web Services
13 43 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (9.09%) LESS
13 43 (9.09%) RESTful
13 43 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 41 (8.67%) Backbone.js
15 39 (8.25%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.78%) User Experience
2 34 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 28 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.07%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (3.38%) Social Media
7 9 (1.90%) iPhone
8 8 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.69%) VLE
9 7 (1.48%) iPad
10 6 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.06%) Physics
11 5 (1.06%) PKI
12 4 (0.85%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.85%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.85%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 65 (13.74%) Apple iOS
2 41 (8.67%) Android
2 41 (8.67%) Linux
3 18 (3.81%) Unix
4 9 (1.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.21%) CentOS
5 1 (0.21%) Debian
5 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (20.08%) Scrum
2 95 (20.08%) Web Development
3 90 (19.03%) MVC
4 88 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (12.26%) Software Engineering
6 50 (10.57%) OO
6 50 (10.57%) TDD
7 44 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 44 (9.30%) Unit Testing
8 42 (8.88%) iOS Development
9 39 (8.25%) Front End Development
10 38 (8.03%) Web Design
11 35 (7.40%) Responsive Web Design
12 32 (6.77%) Functional Testing
12 32 (6.77%) Time Management
13 29 (6.13%) SOA
14 28 (5.92%) BDD
14 28 (5.92%) Mentoring
14 28 (5.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 246 (52.01%) JavaScript
2 149 (31.50%) Java
3 148 (31.29%) C#
4 111 (23.47%) SQL
5 57 (12.05%) PHP
6 39 (8.25%) PL/SQL
6 39 (8.25%) Python
7 38 (8.03%) Objective-C
8 18 (3.81%) VBA
9 15 (3.17%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.54%) Apple Swift
10 12 (2.54%) C++
10 12 (2.54%) Ruby
11 7 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.48%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.27%) Perl
13 5 (1.06%) C
13 5 (1.06%) Groovy
14 4 (0.85%) Scala
15 3 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 79 (16.70%) Degree
2 11 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.42%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.11%) SLA
2 7 (1.48%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.48%) QA
3 2 (0.42%) AIFMD
3 2 (0.42%) MiFID
3 2 (0.42%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Docker
1 1 (0.21%) Varnish
1 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.06%) Ansible
2 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (10.78%) Oracle
2 46 (9.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.96%) SAP
4 13 (2.75%) Cognos
5 6 (1.27%) Tableau
5 6 (1.27%) Twitter
5 6 (1.27%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.06%) Hyperion
6 5 (1.06%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.85%) Apple
7 4 (0.85%) Google
7 4 (0.85%) Vertica
8 3 (0.63%) Adobe
8 3 (0.63%) IBM
8 3 (0.63%) Lotus
8 3 (0.63%) Zend
9 2 (0.42%) Charles River
9 2 (0.42%) ESRI
9 2 (0.42%) Sage
9 2 (0.42%) Sitecore
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