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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 84 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 7 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.13% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.13% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 12
Median salary £55,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1061 1511 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.90% 95.09% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 756 963 975
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 13 (92.86%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (50.00%) HTML
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
6 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
6 6 (42.86%) Marketing
7 5 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (35.71%) Scrum
7 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
7 5 (35.71%) Electronics
7 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
7 5 (35.71%) SAP
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) C++
7 5 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
8 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (28.57%) Kanban
8 4 (28.57%) BDD
8 4 (28.57%) Big Data
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Python

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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.14%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 6 (42.86%) Marketing
3 5 (35.71%) Electronics
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) DirectX
5 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) CAD
7 1 (7.14%) CAE
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) Ruby
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Charles River
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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