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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 73 89 91
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 17 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.60% 0.79% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 0.84% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 5
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £42,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
1018 1197 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.86% 94.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 653 829 831
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 11 (36.67%) CSS
5 11 (36.67%) OO
5 11 (36.67%) Ruby
6 10 (33.33%) Python
7 9 (30.00%) TDD
7 9 (30.00%) React
8 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
8 8 (26.67%) PHP
9 7 (23.33%) C++
9 7 (23.33%) MySQL
9 7 (23.33%) jQuery
10 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (20.00%) Node.js
10 6 (20.00%) RESTful
10 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (20.00%) Marketing
10 6 (20.00%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) C#
11 5 (16.67%) .NET
11 5 (16.67%) Pair Programming
11 5 (16.67%) OOP
11 5 (16.67%) MVC
11 5 (16.67%) Degree
11 5 (16.67%) Selenium

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 (10.00%) JBoss
1 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) SaaS
2 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.00%) GitHub
2 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (10.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.33%) DECT
2 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) Redis
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) HBase
4 1 (3.33%) Impala
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium
1 5 (16.67%) webpack
2 3 (10.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (6.67%) Babel
3 2 (6.67%) Mocha
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) Electronics
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) CSS
4 9 (30.00%) React
5 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 6 (20.00%) Node.js
6 6 (20.00%) RESTful
6 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (20.00%) Web Services
7 5 (16.67%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) Sass
8 4 (13.33%) Spring
9 3 (10.00%) CSS3
9 3 (10.00%) Ember.js
9 3 (10.00%) HTML5
9 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
10 2 (6.67%) Celery
10 2 (6.67%) Flask
10 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Blog
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) OO
4 9 (30.00%) TDD
5 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) OOP
6 5 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
9 2 (6.67%) Kanban
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (43.33%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) Ruby
4 10 (33.33%) Python
5 8 (26.67%) PHP
6 7 (23.33%) C++
7 5 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (6.67%) C
8 2 (6.67%) ES6
9 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
9 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Google
1 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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