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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 44 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 55 57 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.53% 3.92% 5.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 4.12% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 47 44
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,900 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £47,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
1162 1384 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.64% 95.25% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 682 906 965
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 27 July 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 66 (60.55%) JavaScript
2 60 (55.05%) HTML
3 57 (52.29%) CSS
3 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (36.70%) Finance
5 37 (33.94%) Scrum
6 31 (28.44%) Java
6 31 (28.44%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (25.69%) AngularJS
8 27 (24.77%) Sass
9 25 (22.94%) SQL
10 24 (22.02%) MVC
11 23 (21.10%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (20.18%) C#
12 22 (20.18%) .NET
12 22 (20.18%) Grunt
13 21 (19.27%) gulp
14 20 (18.35%) Responsive Web Design
14 20 (18.35%) LESS
14 20 (18.35%) Web Development
14 20 (18.35%) Git (software)
15 19 (17.43%) HTML5
15 19 (17.43%) jQuery
15 19 (17.43%) Infrastructure Management
15 19 (17.43%) Spring
16 18 (16.51%) Backbone.js
17 17 (15.60%) Unit Testing
17 17 (15.60%) Asset Management
17 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
17 17 (15.60%) OO

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 (12.84%) JBoss
2 12 (11.01%) CMS
3 8 (7.34%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.42%) Alfresco
5 6 (5.50%) Drupal
5 6 (5.50%) WordPress
6 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.83%) Apache
9 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.92%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Markit EDM
1 2 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) IaaS
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (10.09%) BusinessObjects XI
3 11 (10.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (10.09%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.50%) QlikView
7 4 (3.67%) MySQL
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.75%) Big Data
8 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.92%) GIS
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Grunt
2 21 (19.27%) gulp
3 20 (18.35%) Git (software)
4 16 (14.68%) Bower
5 10 (9.17%) Jenkins
6 8 (7.34%) Artifactory
6 8 (7.34%) Maven
7 7 (6.42%) Selenium
8 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.83%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.83%) JUnit
9 2 (1.83%) WebStorm
10 1 (0.92%) git-flow
General
1 40 (36.70%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Games
4 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.67%) Retail
5 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.75%) Marketing
6 2 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Electronics
6 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.92%) Automotive
7 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (55.05%) HTML
2 57 (52.29%) CSS
3 28 (25.69%) AngularJS
4 27 (24.77%) Sass
5 22 (20.18%) .NET
6 20 (18.35%) LESS
7 19 (17.43%) HTML5
7 19 (17.43%) jQuery
7 19 (17.43%) Spring
8 18 (16.51%) Backbone.js
9 16 (14.68%) Ember.js
9 16 (14.68%) RESTful
10 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET
10 15 (13.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (12.84%) JSON
12 13 (11.93%) Ajax
13 11 (10.09%) CSS3
13 11 (10.09%) LAMP
13 11 (10.09%) Web Services
14 10 (9.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.68%) User Experience
2 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.67%) iPhone
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.75%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.92%) Online Games
6 1 (0.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Android
3 1 (0.92%) Unix
3 1 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.94%) Scrum
3 31 (28.44%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (22.02%) MVC
5 23 (21.10%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (18.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 20 (18.35%) Web Development
7 19 (17.43%) Infrastructure Management
8 17 (15.60%) Asset Management
8 17 (15.60%) OO
8 17 (15.60%) Unit Testing
9 16 (14.68%) Time Management
10 15 (13.76%) Functional Testing
10 15 (13.76%) Web Design
11 14 (12.84%) Software Engineering
12 13 (11.93%) TDD
12 13 (11.93%) Web Accessibility
13 11 (10.09%) Data Analysis
13 11 (10.09%) Open Source
14 9 (8.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (60.55%) JavaScript
2 31 (28.44%) Java
3 25 (22.94%) SQL
4 22 (20.18%) C#
5 13 (11.93%) PHP
5 13 (11.93%) VBA
6 7 (6.42%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.50%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.59%) C++
8 5 (4.59%) Python
9 4 (3.67%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.67%) Ruby
10 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.92%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Oracle
2 13 (11.93%) SAP
3 11 (10.09%) Cognos
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.92%) Alterian
5 1 (0.92%) Charles River
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