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 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 Engineer
Rank 92 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 6 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.55% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.58% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 18
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,750 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £49,300
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
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 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
5 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 6 (35.29%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 6 (35.29%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) C++
7 5 (29.41%) CSS
7 5 (29.41%) MySQL
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (23.53%) jQuery
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) OO
8 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
8 4 (23.53%) Internet
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) CGI
9 3 (17.65%) Apache
9 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
9 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
9 3 (17.65%) JSP
9 3 (17.65%) Servlets

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 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.88%) RS-232
3 1 (5.88%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) GIS
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) CGI
5 3 (17.65%) JSP
5 3 (17.65%) LAMP
5 3 (17.65%) Servlets
5 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) Celery
6 2 (11.76%) Flask
6 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) React
7 1 (5.88%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.88%) Home Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Debian
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) High Availability
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) C
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 3 (17.65%) Ruby
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
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