The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 96 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% - 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% - 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,650 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.04% -7.44%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1159 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.00% 96.02% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 932 731 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Programmer
Scotland

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Programmer in their job title.

1 22 (95.65%) MVC
1 22 (95.65%) C#
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
1 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (86.96%) Web Development
2 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Document Management
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Axis
4 1 (4.35%) GWT
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter
4 1 (4.35%) Vaadin
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
1 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Axis
3 1 (4.35%) GWT
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) Vaadin
3 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) MVC
2 20 (86.96%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) Document Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle