The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 82 99 72
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 9 3 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 0.19% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.20% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 37
Median salary £41,421 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,284 £26,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,284 £42,200 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Programmer
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
1094 1498 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.05% 95.23% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 777 956 962
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 £29,000 £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% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Programmer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Edinburgh region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Finance
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Android SDK
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Microservices
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) SpecFlow
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (16.67%) Android
6 3 (16.67%) C
6 3 (16.67%) SSL
6 3 (16.67%) Apple
6 3 (16.67%) MVC

Programmer 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:

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) BigQuery
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) NUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
1 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) Android SDK
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (16.67%) JSON
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) Microservices
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) C
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Fortran
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
5 1 (5.56%) Erlang
5 1 (5.56%) Lua
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) R
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Smalltalk
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) PhD
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
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