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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 39 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 58 71 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.86% 5.04% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 5.29% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 54 47
Median salary £45,000 £44,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.27% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £36,450 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
1145 1343 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.90% 95.25% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 654 848 984
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 29 June 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 61 (58.10%) JavaScript
2 56 (53.33%) HTML
3 50 (47.62%) CSS
4 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (36.19%) Finance
6 31 (29.52%) SQL
7 29 (27.62%) Java
8 25 (23.81%) Scrum
9 24 (22.86%) .NET
10 22 (20.95%) C#
10 22 (20.95%) MVC
10 22 (20.95%) AngularJS
11 21 (20.00%) Sass
11 21 (20.00%) Web Development
11 21 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (18.10%) OO
12 19 (18.10%) HTML5
12 19 (18.10%) jQuery
13 18 (17.14%) PHP
14 17 (16.19%) Oracle
14 17 (16.19%) LAMP
15 16 (15.24%) Asset Management
15 16 (15.24%) Spring
15 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
15 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
15 16 (15.24%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (15.24%) Grunt
16 15 (14.29%) gulp
16 15 (14.29%) Unit Testing

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 (13.33%) CMS
2 12 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 11 (10.48%) JBoss
4 8 (7.62%) Apache
5 6 (5.71%) Drupal
5 6 (5.71%) WordPress
6 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.81%) Alfresco
8 3 (2.86%) SAS
8 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (10.48%) BusinessObjects XI
3 11 (10.48%) MySQL
3 11 (10.48%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (10.48%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.71%) QlikView
5 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.90%) Big Data
8 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
1 16 (15.24%) Grunt
2 15 (14.29%) gulp
3 10 (9.52%) Bower
4 7 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.76%) Artifactory
5 5 (4.76%) Maven
5 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.81%) Selenium
7 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.90%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (1.90%) JUnit
7 2 (1.90%) WebStorm
8 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (36.19%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.90%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Automotive
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Games
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (53.33%) HTML
2 50 (47.62%) CSS
3 24 (22.86%) .NET
4 22 (20.95%) AngularJS
5 21 (20.00%) Sass
6 19 (18.10%) HTML5
6 19 (18.10%) jQuery
7 17 (16.19%) LAMP
8 16 (15.24%) Spring
9 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 14 (13.33%) LESS
11 13 (12.38%) Backbone.js
11 13 (12.38%) CSS3
11 13 (12.38%) RESTful
11 13 (12.38%) Web Services
12 11 (10.48%) JSON
13 10 (9.52%) Ember.js
13 10 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (7.62%) Ajax
15 7 (6.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) User Experience
2 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.95%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Linux
2 3 (2.86%) Debian
2 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.95%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.95%) Unix
3 1 (0.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.81%) Scrum
3 22 (20.95%) MVC
4 21 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (20.00%) Web Development
5 19 (18.10%) OO
6 16 (15.24%) Asset Management
6 16 (15.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
7 15 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 13 (12.38%) Data Analysis
9 12 (11.43%) Infrastructure Management
10 11 (10.48%) Web Design
11 10 (9.52%) Functional Testing
11 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 10 (9.52%) TDD
11 10 (9.52%) Time Management
12 9 (8.57%) Project Management
13 8 (7.62%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 61 (58.10%) JavaScript
2 31 (29.52%) SQL
3 29 (27.62%) Java
4 22 (20.95%) C#
5 18 (17.14%) PHP
6 15 (14.29%) VBA
7 7 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.81%) Perl
8 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.81%) Python
8 4 (3.81%) Ruby
9 3 (2.86%) C++
10 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.95%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (16.19%) Oracle
2 13 (12.38%) Cognos
3 12 (11.43%) SAP
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.95%) Alterian
5 1 (0.95%) Zend
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