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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 321 280 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.23% 22.20% 26.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.53% 23.39% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 208 218 274
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
1018 1197 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.86% 94.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 653 829 831
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 2017.

Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 296 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (40.78%) JavaScript
3 223 (39.54%) C#
4 212 (37.59%) Java
5 199 (35.28%) .NET
6 193 (34.22%) HTML
7 171 (30.32%) CSS
8 151 (26.77%) SQL
9 150 (26.60%) Finance
10 129 (22.87%) MVC
11 123 (21.81%) AngularJS
12 106 (18.79%) SQL Server
13 101 (17.91%) ASP.NET
14 100 (17.73%) Git (software)
15 96 (17.02%) Web Development
16 90 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
17 85 (15.07%) TDD
18 84 (14.89%) HTML5
19 83 (14.72%) Scrum
20 74 (13.12%) Oracle
21 73 (12.94%) PL/SQL
22 68 (12.06%) Degree
23 65 (11.52%) ASP.NET MVC
24 62 (10.99%) Software Engineering
25 61 (10.82%) Spring
26 57 (10.11%) RESTful
27 56 (9.93%) Linux
28 52 (9.22%) OO
29 47 (8.33%) Apple iOS
29 47 (8.33%) 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 29 (5.14%) CMS
2 28 (4.96%) JBoss
3 12 (2.13%) Drupal
4 11 (1.95%) Alfresco
4 11 (1.95%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (1.24%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (1.06%) WordPress
9 5 (0.89%) Apache
9 5 (0.89%) IIS
10 4 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.71%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.53%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.35%) GeoServer
12 2 (0.35%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.35%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (3.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (1.06%) HFM
4 6 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (1.06%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 6 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.89%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.18%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (2.84%) SaaS
2 15 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.06%) GitHub
4 4 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.71%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.53%) IaaS
6 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.89%) HTTP
1 5 (0.89%) LDAP
2 4 (0.71%) Firewall
3 2 (0.35%) Intranet
4 1 (0.18%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.45%) Relational Database
3 35 (6.21%) MySQL
4 29 (5.14%) MongoDB
5 28 (4.96%) Oracle Database
6 27 (4.79%) RDBMS
7 24 (4.26%) NoSQL
8 18 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (2.48%) Big Data
10 12 (2.13%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (1.95%) Neo4j
11 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.77%) Pentaho
13 9 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 100 (17.73%) Git (software)
2 36 (6.38%) PowerBuilder
3 32 (5.67%) gulp
4 29 (5.14%) Grunt
5 28 (4.96%) Jenkins
6 26 (4.61%) Bower
7 24 (4.26%) Maven
8 23 (4.08%) Visual Studio
9 22 (3.90%) Selenium
10 19 (3.37%) Subversion
11 18 (3.19%) JIRA
12 16 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (2.66%) Artifactory
14 14 (2.48%) Oracle APEX
15 11 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (1.95%) Talend Open Studio
16 8 (1.42%) Ant
16 8 (1.42%) Mocha
17 7 (1.24%) Karma Test Runner
17 7 (1.24%) Xcode
General
1 150 (26.60%) Finance
2 35 (6.21%) Games
3 23 (4.08%) Banking
4 21 (3.72%) Marketing
5 16 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.66%) Retail
7 7 (1.24%) Advertising
8 6 (1.06%) Automotive
8 6 (1.06%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.89%) German Language
10 4 (0.71%) Local Government
11 3 (0.53%) Electronics
12 2 (0.35%) Legal
12 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.35%) Publishing
12 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (35.28%) .NET
2 193 (34.22%) HTML
3 171 (30.32%) CSS
4 123 (21.81%) AngularJS
5 101 (17.91%) ASP.NET
6 84 (14.89%) HTML5
7 65 (11.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 61 (10.82%) Spring
9 57 (10.11%) RESTful
10 45 (7.98%) Web Services
11 42 (7.45%) CSS3
12 40 (7.09%) React
12 40 (7.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 39 (6.91%) XML
14 38 (6.74%) Hibernate
15 37 (6.56%) jQuery
16 36 (6.38%) JSON
17 35 (6.21%) LESS
18 34 (6.03%) .NET Framework
19 31 (5.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 37 (6.56%) User Experience
3 31 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 21 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.60%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.60%) Social Media
7 8 (1.42%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.24%) iPad
9 6 (1.06%) iPhone
10 4 (0.71%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (0.71%) Fintech
10 4 (0.71%) Replication
11 3 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.53%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.53%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.35%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.35%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.35%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.93%) Linux
2 47 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 33 (5.85%) Android
4 15 (2.66%) Windows
5 11 (1.95%) Unix
6 5 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.71%) Solaris
8 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (22.87%) MVC
3 96 (17.02%) Web Development
4 90 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
5 85 (15.07%) TDD
6 83 (14.72%) Scrum
7 62 (10.99%) Software Engineering
8 52 (9.22%) OO
9 47 (8.33%) SDLC
10 42 (7.45%) BDD
10 42 (7.45%) Front End Development
11 34 (6.03%) iOS Development
12 33 (5.85%) SOA
13 31 (5.50%) Open Source
14 30 (5.32%) Responsive Web Design
15 28 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (4.96%) Infrastructure Management
16 24 (4.26%) Functional Testing
16 24 (4.26%) Web Design
17 23 (4.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 230 (40.78%) JavaScript
2 223 (39.54%) C#
3 212 (37.59%) Java
4 151 (26.77%) SQL
5 73 (12.94%) PL/SQL
6 43 (7.62%) PHP
6 43 (7.62%) Python
7 30 (5.32%) Ruby
8 27 (4.79%) Objective-C
9 17 (3.01%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.66%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.30%) Apple Swift
12 11 (1.95%) C++
13 10 (1.77%) Perl
14 9 (1.60%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.89%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.89%) C
16 4 (0.71%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.53%) Clojure
17 3 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 68 (12.06%) Degree
2 12 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.35%) HND
5 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.35%) AIFMD
1 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.35%) MiFID
1 2 (0.35%) QA
1 2 (0.35%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (1.42%) Docker
2 4 (0.71%) NFS
2 4 (0.71%) Samba
2 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (0.71%) Ansible
1 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (13.12%) Oracle
2 38 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (1.95%) Talend
4 9 (1.60%) Google
4 9 (1.60%) Tableau
4 9 (1.60%) Zend
5 8 (1.42%) Cognos
5 8 (1.42%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.06%) Hyperion
6 6 (1.06%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.06%) Vertica
7 5 (0.89%) Twitter
7 5 (0.89%) VMware
8 4 (0.71%) Intel
8 4 (0.71%) SAP
9 3 (0.53%) Informatica
9 3 (0.53%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.53%) Splunk
10 2 (0.35%) Alterian
10 2 (0.35%) ESRI
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