The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 87 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 7 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.58% 0.86% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.91% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 16
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
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
1150 1325 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.07% 95.39% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 665 833 984
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,325
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (69.57%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
5 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
5 9 (39.13%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) Web Services
6 8 (34.78%) Internet
7 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
7 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
7 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
8 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
8 6 (26.09%) jQuery
8 6 (26.09%) RESTful
8 6 (26.09%) MySQL
8 6 (26.09%) Maven
9 5 (21.74%) C#
9 5 (21.74%) OO
9 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (21.74%) BDD
10 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
10 4 (17.39%) Alfresco
10 4 (17.39%) Open Source

Senior Software Engineer 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 4 (17.39%) Alfresco
1 4 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) JBoss
1 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.35%) RS-232
3 1 (4.35%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
1 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
2 6 (26.09%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data
3 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.70%) NewSQL
4 2 (8.70%) OLAP
4 2 (8.70%) OLTP
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.70%) Redis
4 2 (8.70%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
1 6 (26.09%) Maven
2 4 (17.39%) Artifactory
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.70%) Grunt
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
3 6 (26.09%) RESTful
4 4 (17.39%) CGI
4 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
4 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
4 4 (17.39%) JSON
4 4 (17.39%) JSP
4 4 (17.39%) LAMP
4 4 (17.39%) Servlets
4 4 (17.39%) SOAP
4 4 (17.39%) Spring
4 4 (17.39%) Spring Security
4 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (17.39%) XHTML
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Debian
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Document Management
5 4 (17.39%) High Availability
5 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
5 4 (17.39%) Open Source
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Information Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) Go
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) Vertica
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
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