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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 297 300 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.93% 21.98% 28.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.42% 22.94% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 171 213 332
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1216 1308 1580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.90% 95.82% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 773 799 1009
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,750 £57,500
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 6 May 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 269 (45.44%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (41.72%) JavaScript
3 234 (39.53%) HTML
4 211 (35.64%) C#
5 209 (35.30%) .NET
6 195 (32.94%) CSS
7 185 (31.25%) SQL
8 173 (29.22%) Java
9 126 (21.28%) SQL Server
10 112 (18.92%) ASP.NET
10 112 (18.92%) jQuery
10 112 (18.92%) HTML5
11 109 (18.41%) Finance
12 104 (17.57%) MVC
13 100 (16.89%) Degree
14 99 (16.72%) Business Intelligence
15 98 (16.55%) Web Development
16 91 (15.37%) XML
17 90 (15.20%) Oracle
18 89 (15.03%) Scrum
19 82 (13.85%) Web Services
20 77 (13.01%) OO
21 76 (12.84%) AngularJS
22 73 (12.33%) Spring
23 72 (12.16%) Unit Testing
24 67 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 63 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
26 62 (10.47%) PL/SQL
26 62 (10.47%) RESTful
27 61 (10.30%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 47 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 40 (6.76%) JBoss
3 34 (5.74%) CMS
4 32 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 27 (4.56%) Node.js
6 25 (4.22%) Alfresco
7 23 (3.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 21 (3.55%) Apache
9 15 (2.53%) Drupal
10 14 (2.36%) SAS
11 12 (2.03%) Moodle
12 11 (1.86%) Umbraco
13 9 (1.52%) WordPress
14 7 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.84%) Oracle Spatial
16 3 (0.51%) Apache Spark
16 3 (0.51%) IIS
17 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
17 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 35 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.84%) MS Office
4 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (4.56%) Oracle Applications
1 27 (4.56%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (4.05%) Oracle 11i
2 24 (4.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.18%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.34%) Magento
6 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.89%) SaaS
2 22 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (2.53%) Office 365
5 14 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (2.36%) Heroku
6 7 (1.18%) GitHub
7 5 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.84%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.51%) Google Play
9 2 (0.34%) IaaS
10 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.87%) Internet
2 6 (1.01%) MQTT
3 3 (0.51%) SSL
4 2 (0.34%) Intranet
4 2 (0.34%) LDAP
4 2 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 67 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (10.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (7.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (7.26%) Oracle Reports
7 42 (7.09%) Oracle Database
8 40 (6.76%) QlikView
9 36 (6.08%) MySQL
10 35 (5.91%) Relational Database
11 33 (5.57%) BusinessObjects
12 31 (5.24%) Oracle Database 10g
13 26 (4.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 20 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (2.03%) RDBMS
17 11 (1.86%) Hadoop
17 11 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
18 10 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
18 10 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (8.61%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 37 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 34 (5.74%) Maven
4 29 (4.90%) Oracle Forms
5 28 (4.73%) Artifactory
5 28 (4.73%) JDeveloper
6 27 (4.56%) Selenium
6 27 (4.56%) Talend Open Studio
7 16 (2.70%) Subversion
8 15 (2.53%) PowerBuilder
9 14 (2.36%) Eclipse
9 14 (2.36%) JIRA
9 14 (2.36%) Oracle APEX
10 13 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (2.03%) JUnit
12 11 (1.86%) Grunt
13 10 (1.69%) Toad
14 9 (1.52%) gulp
15 7 (1.18%) WebStorm
General
1 109 (18.41%) Finance
2 46 (7.77%) Banking
3 28 (4.73%) Marketing
4 18 (3.04%) Games
5 12 (2.03%) Legal
5 12 (2.03%) Retail
6 6 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.68%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.51%) Electronics
8 3 (0.51%) Law
9 2 (0.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.17%) Advertising
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (39.53%) HTML
2 209 (35.30%) .NET
3 195 (32.94%) CSS
4 112 (18.92%) ASP.NET
4 112 (18.92%) HTML5
4 112 (18.92%) jQuery
5 91 (15.37%) XML
6 82 (13.85%) Web Services
7 76 (12.84%) AngularJS
8 73 (12.33%) Spring
9 62 (10.47%) RESTful
10 59 (9.97%) JSON
11 53 (8.95%) CSS3
12 50 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (5.24%) Hibernate
14 30 (5.07%) React
15 28 (4.73%) SOAP
16 27 (4.56%) XHTML
17 25 (4.22%) Gherkin
17 25 (4.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (7.60%) Mobile App
3 42 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 33 (5.57%) Visualisation
5 30 (5.07%) User Experience
6 17 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.03%) e-Learning
9 11 (1.86%) VLE
10 9 (1.52%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.52%) Fintech
11 4 (0.68%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.68%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.68%) Physics
12 3 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.34%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.34%) EPoS
13 2 (0.34%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.34%) PKI
13 2 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.57%) Android
2 31 (5.24%) Linux
3 25 (4.22%) Apple iOS
4 22 (3.72%) Windows
5 7 (1.18%) Unix
6 6 (1.01%) Debian
6 6 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (45.44%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (17.57%) MVC
3 99 (16.72%) Business Intelligence
4 98 (16.55%) Web Development
5 89 (15.03%) Scrum
6 77 (13.01%) OO
7 72 (12.16%) Unit Testing
8 55 (9.29%) Software Engineering
9 54 (9.12%) Open Source
10 53 (8.95%) Mentoring
11 48 (8.11%) Data Management
11 48 (8.11%) ETL
11 48 (8.11%) TDD
12 47 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (7.43%) Data Modelling
14 42 (7.09%) SDLC
15 36 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (5.57%) PRINCE2
17 32 (5.41%) Front End Development
18 31 (5.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 247 (41.72%) JavaScript
2 211 (35.64%) C#
3 185 (31.25%) SQL
4 173 (29.22%) Java
5 62 (10.47%) PL/SQL
6 59 (9.97%) PHP
7 37 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 28 (4.73%) VB.NET
9 26 (4.39%) VBA
10 22 (3.72%) Python
10 22 (3.72%) Ruby
11 17 (2.87%) Perl
12 13 (2.20%) C++
13 9 (1.52%) Scala
13 9 (1.52%) VB
14 8 (1.35%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.18%) VB6
16 5 (0.84%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.68%) Korn
18 2 (0.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 100 (16.89%) Degree
2 51 (8.61%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.84%) OCA
5 5 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.20%) SLA
3 9 (1.52%) QA
4 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.84%) Docker
1 5 (0.84%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (0.84%) HAProxy
2 4 (0.68%) Graphite
2 4 (0.68%) Nagios
2 4 (0.68%) Opsview
2 4 (0.68%) Puppet
3 2 (0.34%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.17%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 90 (15.20%) Oracle
2 55 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.76%) Cognos
4 27 (4.56%) Talend
5 11 (1.86%) Google
5 11 (1.86%) SAP
6 8 (1.35%) IBM
6 8 (1.35%) Xamarin
7 5 (0.84%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.68%) Apple
8 4 (0.68%) Cisco
8 4 (0.68%) F5
8 4 (0.68%) Tableau
8 4 (0.68%) Twitter
8 4 (0.68%) Zend
9 3 (0.51%) Facebook
10 2 (0.34%) Adobe
10 2 (0.34%) Informatica
10 2 (0.34%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.34%) Vertica
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £69000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £32000.00 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Chess Telecom
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Competitive Salkary & Excellent benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
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