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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 241 307 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.48% 19.99% 24.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.46% 20.97% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 173 201 262
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £48,250 £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
1178 1464 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.23% 95.31% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 782 951 951
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £56,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 29 August 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 259 (49.52%) JavaScript
2 247 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (46.85%) HTML
4 205 (39.20%) CSS
5 171 (32.70%) C#
6 164 (31.36%) Finance
7 161 (30.78%) Java
8 158 (30.21%) .NET
9 139 (26.58%) SQL
10 117 (22.37%) HTML5
11 115 (21.99%) AngularJS
12 110 (21.03%) SQL Server
13 107 (20.46%) Scrum
14 100 (19.12%) Web Development
15 89 (17.02%) Git (software)
15 89 (17.02%) ASP.NET
16 88 (16.83%) jQuery
17 86 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
17 86 (16.44%) MVC
18 85 (16.25%) Degree
19 73 (13.96%) XML
20 70 (13.38%) Oracle
21 66 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
21 66 (12.62%) Spring
22 65 (12.43%) Software Engineering
23 64 (12.24%) Apple iOS
24 61 (11.66%) PHP
25 59 (11.28%) Unit Testing
26 55 (10.52%) OO
27 54 (10.33%) TDD

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 32 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 26 (4.97%) CMS
2 26 (4.97%) JBoss
3 23 (4.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 18 (3.44%) Alfresco
5 13 (2.49%) Moodle
6 12 (2.29%) Drupal
7 11 (2.10%) WordPress
8 8 (1.53%) Apache
9 7 (1.34%) SAS
9 7 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.15%) IIS
11 4 (0.76%) GeoServer
12 3 (0.57%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.38%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 37 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.38%) MS Office
2 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.87%) Oracle Applications
1 15 (2.87%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (2.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (2.10%) Oracle 11i
4 9 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (1.15%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.38%) HFM
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.59%) SaaS
2 16 (3.06%) Office 365
3 14 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.34%) GitHub
6 5 (0.96%) IBM Cloud
7 4 (0.76%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.57%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.57%) IaaS
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.10%) Internet
2 8 (1.53%) HTTP
3 5 (0.96%) LDAP
3 5 (0.96%) MQTT
4 3 (0.57%) SSL
5 1 (0.19%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (21.03%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.41%) MySQL
3 30 (5.74%) Relational Database
4 29 (5.54%) MongoDB
4 29 (5.54%) Oracle Reports
5 26 (4.97%) Oracle Database
6 25 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (3.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 19 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (2.49%) Oracle BI EE
10 13 (2.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 13 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (2.29%) Big Data
12 10 (1.91%) BusinessObjects XI
12 10 (1.91%) GIS
12 10 (1.91%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.53%) MS Access
14 7 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 89 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 42 (8.03%) Grunt
2 42 (8.03%) gulp
3 40 (7.65%) Maven
4 36 (6.88%) Visual Studio
5 33 (6.31%) Bower
5 33 (6.31%) Jenkins
6 23 (4.40%) Artifactory
6 23 (4.40%) Selenium
6 23 (4.40%) Subversion
7 18 (3.44%) JIRA
8 15 (2.87%) Oracle APEX
8 15 (2.87%) PowerBuilder
9 14 (2.68%) Ant
9 14 (2.68%) Eclipse
9 14 (2.68%) JUnit
9 14 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
10 12 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (2.10%) JDeveloper
12 6 (1.15%) JMeter
General
1 164 (31.36%) Finance
2 31 (5.93%) Retail
3 29 (5.54%) Marketing
4 27 (5.16%) Banking
5 26 (4.97%) Games
6 24 (4.59%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.29%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.72%) Electronics
9 6 (1.15%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.57%) Automotive
11 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.38%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (46.85%) HTML
2 205 (39.20%) CSS
3 158 (30.21%) .NET
4 117 (22.37%) HTML5
5 115 (21.99%) AngularJS
6 89 (17.02%) ASP.NET
7 88 (16.83%) jQuery
8 73 (13.96%) XML
9 66 (12.62%) Spring
10 53 (10.13%) CSS3
11 49 (9.37%) JSON
12 47 (8.99%) Hibernate
13 46 (8.80%) Sass
14 45 (8.60%) Web Services
15 44 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (8.41%) RESTful
16 42 (8.03%) Backbone.js
17 41 (7.84%) Ember.js
17 41 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 38 (7.27%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.37%) User Experience
2 42 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.50%) Computer Science
4 28 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.87%) Social Media
7 13 (2.49%) VLE
8 10 (1.91%) e-Learning
9 8 (1.53%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.53%) iPhone
9 8 (1.53%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.34%) Physics
11 6 (1.15%) iPad
12 5 (0.96%) PKI
13 4 (0.76%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.76%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.76%) Fintech
13 4 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.76%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.24%) Apple iOS
2 45 (8.60%) Android
3 26 (4.97%) Linux
4 15 (2.87%) Unix
5 10 (1.91%) Windows
6 1 (0.19%) CentOS
6 1 (0.19%) Debian
6 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (20.46%) Scrum
3 100 (19.12%) Web Development
4 86 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
4 86 (16.44%) MVC
5 66 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
6 65 (12.43%) Software Engineering
7 59 (11.28%) Unit Testing
8 55 (10.52%) OO
9 54 (10.33%) TDD
10 45 (8.60%) Web Design
11 40 (7.65%) Front End Development
12 39 (7.46%) iOS Development
13 38 (7.27%) Responsive Web Design
14 35 (6.69%) SDLC
15 34 (6.50%) Mentoring
16 32 (6.12%) BDD
17 31 (5.93%) Time Management
18 29 (5.54%) Open Source
18 29 (5.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 259 (49.52%) JavaScript
2 171 (32.70%) C#
3 161 (30.78%) Java
4 139 (26.58%) SQL
5 61 (11.66%) PHP
6 49 (9.37%) PL/SQL
7 39 (7.46%) Python
8 36 (6.88%) Objective-C
9 23 (4.40%) VBA
10 20 (3.82%) T-SQL
11 17 (3.25%) Ruby
12 15 (2.87%) C++
13 13 (2.49%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.10%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.15%) Perl
16 5 (0.96%) C
16 5 (0.96%) Groovy
17 4 (0.76%) Scala
18 3 (0.57%) R
18 3 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 85 (16.25%) Degree
2 13 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.06%) SLA
2 9 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.53%) QA
4 2 (0.38%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.38%) MiFID
4 2 (0.38%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (0.96%) Ansible
2 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (13.38%) Oracle
2 53 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.63%) SAP
4 13 (2.49%) Cognos
5 9 (1.72%) Xamarin
6 5 (0.96%) IBM
6 5 (0.96%) Tableau
6 5 (0.96%) Twitter
7 4 (0.76%) Apple
7 4 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.57%) Adobe
8 3 (0.57%) Google
8 3 (0.57%) Lotus
9 2 (0.38%) Charles River
9 2 (0.38%) ESRI
9 2 (0.38%) Facebook
9 2 (0.38%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.38%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.38%) Vertica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + life assurance + pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + holidays, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Meraki Talent Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical Cover
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago