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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 38 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 53 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.78% 3.04% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 3.18% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 36
Median salary £46,250 £46,250 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,750 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%
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
1059 1353 1428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.58% 95.55% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 689 853 945
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 67 (57.76%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (56.90%) JavaScript
3 57 (49.14%) HTML
4 55 (47.41%) CSS
5 46 (39.66%) Java
6 40 (34.48%) AngularJS
7 37 (31.90%) Finance
8 36 (31.03%) Scrum
8 36 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (30.17%) C#
10 33 (28.45%) Git (software)
11 28 (24.14%) MVC
12 27 (23.28%) User Experience
13 25 (21.55%) .NET
14 24 (20.69%) Sass
14 24 (20.69%) Backbone.js
15 23 (19.83%) gulp
16 22 (18.97%) Bower
16 22 (18.97%) Functional Testing
16 22 (18.97%) Time Management
17 21 (18.10%) Ember.js
17 21 (18.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (18.10%) Grunt
18 20 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
18 20 (17.24%) LESS
19 19 (16.38%) Responsive Web Design
19 19 (16.38%) Ajax
19 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET
19 19 (16.38%) Web Design
20 18 (15.52%) Degree

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 6 (5.17%) CMS
2 5 (4.31%) JBoss
3 4 (3.45%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.72%) Drupal
4 2 (1.72%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.72%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.86%) SAS
5 1 (0.86%) SilverStripe
5 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) MySQL
3 4 (3.45%) Big Data
3 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.86%) DataStage
5 1 (0.86%) GIS
5 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (28.45%) Git (software)
2 23 (19.83%) gulp
3 22 (18.97%) Bower
4 21 (18.10%) Grunt
5 8 (6.90%) Maven
6 7 (6.03%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.17%) Artifactory
7 6 (5.17%) Jenkins
7 6 (5.17%) Selenium
8 5 (4.31%) Android Studio
8 5 (4.31%) Genymotion
9 2 (1.72%) Ant
9 2 (1.72%) Appium
9 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.72%) Subversion
10 1 (0.86%) PVCS
10 1 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.86%) Xcode
General
1 37 (31.90%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Games
2 8 (6.90%) Marketing
3 7 (6.03%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.17%) Retail
5 5 (4.31%) Electronics
5 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.72%) Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.86%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (49.14%) HTML
2 55 (47.41%) CSS
3 40 (34.48%) AngularJS
4 25 (21.55%) .NET
5 24 (20.69%) Backbone.js
5 24 (20.69%) Sass
6 21 (18.10%) Ember.js
6 21 (18.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 20 (17.24%) LESS
8 19 (16.38%) Ajax
8 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET
9 17 (14.66%) HTML5
10 15 (12.93%) Spring
11 12 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (9.48%) jQuery
13 10 (8.62%) Hibernate
14 9 (7.76%) React
15 7 (6.03%) RESTful
16 6 (5.17%) Java EE
16 6 (5.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) User Experience
2 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.45%) iPhone
4 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.72%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.72%) FMCG
5 2 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.72%) Physics
5 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.17%) Android
3 3 (2.59%) Unix
4 1 (0.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (57.76%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (31.03%) Scrum
3 28 (24.14%) MVC
4 22 (18.97%) Functional Testing
4 22 (18.97%) Time Management
5 20 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
6 19 (16.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 19 (16.38%) Web Design
7 17 (14.66%) Web Accessibility
7 17 (14.66%) Web Development
8 16 (13.79%) OO
9 14 (12.07%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.21%) TDD
11 10 (8.62%) Unit Testing
12 9 (7.76%) Front End Development
12 9 (7.76%) Mobile Development
13 8 (6.90%) BDD
14 7 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (6.03%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (56.90%) JavaScript
2 46 (39.66%) Java
3 35 (30.17%) C#
4 15 (12.93%) SQL
5 9 (7.76%) PHP
6 7 (6.03%) C++
7 6 (5.17%) Objective-C
8 5 (4.31%) Python
9 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.45%) Ruby
10 2 (1.72%) C
10 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (15.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) HND
3 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.86%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (6.90%) Oracle
2 6 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.31%) SAP
4 2 (1.72%) Google
4 2 (1.72%) Intel
4 2 (1.72%) Zend
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe
5 1 (0.86%) Charles River
5 1 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.86%) Talend
5 1 (0.86%) Twitter
5 1 (0.86%) Xamarin
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