The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 93 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 5 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.34% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.36% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 17
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Software 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 1388 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.64% 95.40% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 687 904 961
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 Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (46.67%) SDLC
6 7 (46.67%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (40.00%) Asset Management
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (33.33%) Java
8 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 4 (26.67%) MVC
9 4 (26.67%) Degree
10 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
10 3 (20.00%) Banking
10 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (20.00%) Project Management
10 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing

Senior Software 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Markit EDM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) WPF
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) SDLC
3 6 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Kanban
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (33.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Ruby
7 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Charles River
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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Posted: 14 days ago
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