The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 37 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 62 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.05% 2.63% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 2.77% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 43
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 £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior 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
1168 1482 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.19% 95.24% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 772 968 946
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 £27,700 £27,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,600 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 73 (59.84%) JavaScript
2 68 (55.74%) HTML
3 66 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (52.46%) CSS
5 46 (37.70%) Finance
5 46 (37.70%) Scrum
6 42 (34.43%) Java
7 40 (32.79%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (27.87%) AngularJS
9 31 (25.41%) Sass
10 25 (20.49%) Grunt
10 25 (20.49%) C#
10 25 (20.49%) MVC
10 25 (20.49%) gulp
11 24 (19.67%) SQL
11 24 (19.67%) Infrastructure Management
11 24 (19.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 24 (19.67%) Web Development
12 23 (18.85%) Git (software)
12 23 (18.85%) LESS
12 23 (18.85%) Backbone.js
12 23 (18.85%) .NET
12 23 (18.85%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (18.85%) User Experience
13 22 (18.03%) HTML5
14 21 (17.21%) Spring
15 20 (16.39%) Time Management
15 20 (16.39%) jQuery
15 20 (16.39%) Ember.js
15 20 (16.39%) Twitter Bootstrap

Senior 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 14 (11.48%) JBoss
2 12 (9.84%) CMS
3 8 (6.56%) Alfresco
4 7 (5.74%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.92%) Drupal
5 6 (4.92%) WordPress
6 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.64%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.82%) Apache
8 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.64%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.46%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.20%) BusinessObjects XI
3 10 (8.20%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (8.20%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.10%) Big Data
7 4 (3.28%) MySQL
7 4 (3.28%) QlikView
8 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.82%) GIS
10 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (20.49%) Grunt
1 25 (20.49%) gulp
2 23 (18.85%) Git (software)
3 20 (16.39%) Bower
4 11 (9.02%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.20%) Maven
6 9 (7.38%) Artifactory
7 8 (6.56%) Selenium
8 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.64%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.64%) JUnit
9 2 (1.64%) WebStorm
10 1 (0.82%) git-flow
10 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (37.70%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Banking
3 7 (5.74%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.74%) Retail
4 6 (4.92%) Marketing
5 5 (4.10%) Electronics
5 5 (4.10%) Games
5 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.82%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (55.74%) HTML
2 64 (52.46%) CSS
3 34 (27.87%) AngularJS
4 31 (25.41%) Sass
5 23 (18.85%) .NET
5 23 (18.85%) Backbone.js
5 23 (18.85%) LESS
6 22 (18.03%) HTML5
7 21 (17.21%) Spring
8 20 (16.39%) Ember.js
8 20 (16.39%) jQuery
8 20 (16.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (13.93%) Ajax
9 17 (13.93%) RESTful
10 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET
11 14 (11.48%) CSS3
11 14 (11.48%) JSON
12 11 (9.02%) Hibernate
12 11 (9.02%) Web Services
13 10 (8.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.85%) User Experience
2 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.28%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.28%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.28%) iPhone
4 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.46%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.82%) Online Games
6 1 (0.82%) Physics
6 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.10%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.64%) Unix
2 2 (1.64%) Windows
3 1 (0.82%) Android
3 1 (0.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.70%) Scrum
3 40 (32.79%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (20.49%) MVC
5 24 (19.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 24 (19.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (19.67%) Web Development
6 23 (18.85%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (16.39%) Time Management
8 19 (15.57%) Functional Testing
8 19 (15.57%) Unit Testing
8 19 (15.57%) Web Design
9 17 (13.93%) Software Engineering
9 17 (13.93%) Web Accessibility
10 16 (13.11%) OO
10 16 (13.11%) TDD
11 15 (12.30%) Asset Management
12 12 (9.84%) BDD
12 12 (9.84%) Open Source
13 10 (8.20%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (59.84%) JavaScript
2 42 (34.43%) Java
3 25 (20.49%) C#
4 24 (19.67%) SQL
5 13 (10.66%) VBA
6 11 (9.02%) PHP
7 8 (6.56%) Python
8 7 (5.74%) C++
9 6 (4.92%) Ruby
9 6 (4.92%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.28%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.82%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (13.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.82%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) Ansible
2 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (12.30%) SAP
2 12 (9.84%) Oracle
3 10 (8.20%) Cognos
4 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.82%) Alterian
5 1 (0.82%) Charles River
5 1 (0.82%) Twitter
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