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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 89 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.19% 0.14% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +32.07%
UK excluding London median salary £48,786 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.42% +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
1021 1382 1467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.33% 95.57% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 661 875 988
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 7 (63.64%) Marketing
5 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) C++
6 5 (45.45%) HTML
6 5 (45.45%) .NET
6 5 (45.45%) SAP
6 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
6 5 (45.45%) Electronics
6 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
6 5 (45.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
6 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (36.36%) Ruby
7 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
7 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
7 4 (36.36%) BDD
7 4 (36.36%) Big Data
7 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 4 (36.36%) Scrum
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (36.36%) Kanban
7 4 (36.36%) CSS
7 4 (36.36%) Python
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET

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 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) Electronics
3 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) DirectX
4 2 (18.18%) OpenGL
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
1 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Kanban
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) CAD
6 2 (18.18%) CAE
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Charles River
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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