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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 37 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 62 38 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.63% 3.09% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.90% 3.27% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 39
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
1050 1161 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.37% 94.47% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 703 786 787
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 64 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 49 (40.83%) Java
4 45 (37.50%) C#
5 44 (36.67%) HTML
6 40 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 38 (31.67%) .NET
8 37 (30.83%) Finance
9 36 (30.00%) CSS
10 31 (25.83%) MVC
11 26 (21.67%) SQL
12 25 (20.83%) Software Engineering
12 25 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (20.83%) Git (software)
13 23 (19.17%) OO
14 21 (17.50%) Scrum
15 20 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 19 (15.83%) HTML5
17 18 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (15.00%) Spring
18 17 (14.17%) Sass
18 17 (14.17%) User Experience
18 17 (14.17%) gulp
18 17 (14.17%) Functional Testing
19 16 (13.33%) Bower
20 15 (12.50%) Web Design
20 15 (12.50%) Ajax
20 15 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
20 15 (12.50%) Backbone.js
20 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

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 9 (7.50%) CMS
2 6 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.33%) Apache
4 3 (2.50%) JBoss
5 2 (1.67%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.83%) Drupal
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.83%) SAS
6 1 (0.83%) SilverStripe
6 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) MySQL
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.83%) DataStage
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.83%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 25 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.17%) gulp
3 16 (13.33%) Bower
4 14 (11.67%) Grunt
5 7 (5.83%) Maven
6 6 (5.00%) Android Studio
6 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (5.00%) Subversion
7 5 (4.17%) Genymotion
7 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.50%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.67%) Ant
9 2 (1.67%) Appium
9 2 (1.67%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.67%) JIRA
9 2 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.67%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (1.67%) Selenium
9 2 (1.67%) Xcode
General
1 37 (30.83%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Games
3 6 (5.00%) Automotive
4 3 (2.50%) Marketing
4 3 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (36.67%) HTML
2 40 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 38 (31.67%) .NET
4 36 (30.00%) CSS
5 20 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 19 (15.83%) HTML5
7 18 (15.00%) Spring
7 18 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (14.17%) Sass
9 15 (12.50%) Ajax
9 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (12.50%) Backbone.js
10 14 (11.67%) Ember.js
11 13 (10.83%) LESS
12 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (10.00%) Hibernate
13 9 (7.50%) .NET Framework
13 9 (7.50%) Entity Framework
13 9 (7.50%) Java EE
14 8 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) User Experience
2 13 (10.83%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.33%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.83%) Android
2 8 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.33%) Linux
4 3 (2.50%) Unix
5 2 (1.67%) Windows
6 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.83%) MVC
3 25 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 23 (19.17%) OO
5 21 (17.50%) Scrum
6 17 (14.17%) Functional Testing
7 15 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (12.50%) Time Management
7 15 (12.50%) Web Design
8 13 (10.83%) Android Development
8 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure Management
8 13 (10.83%) Web Accessibility
9 12 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 10 (8.33%) Web Development
11 8 (6.67%) iOS Development
12 7 (5.83%) TDD
12 7 (5.83%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.00%) ERP
13 6 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.50%) JavaScript
2 49 (40.83%) Java
3 45 (37.50%) C#
4 26 (21.67%) SQL
5 13 (10.83%) PHP
6 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.00%) Ruby
8 5 (4.17%) Perl
9 4 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.33%) C++
9 4 (3.33%) Python
10 3 (2.50%) GraphQL
11 2 (1.67%) C
11 2 (1.67%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.67%) HND
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (3.33%) Alterian
2 4 (3.33%) Google
2 4 (3.33%) Intel
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.67%) Zend
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe
5 1 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.83%) Talend
5 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
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