The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Engineer
Rank 98 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% - 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% - 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -23.52%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1159 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.00% 96.02% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 932 731 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Development Engineer
Scotland

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Development Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Web Development
2 13 (92.86%) Refactoring
2 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (92.86%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (92.86%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) CSS3
2 13 (92.86%) Objective-C
2 13 (92.86%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Automated Testing
2 13 (92.86%) Business Analysis
2 13 (92.86%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) Perl
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) UNIX
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) OO
2 13 (92.86%) Postgraduate
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) CoffeeScript
3 8 (57.14%) Sass
3 8 (57.14%) LESS
3 8 (57.14%) Node.js

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML5
1 13 (92.86%) CSS3
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) Sass
2 8 (57.14%) LESS
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) UNIX
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Web Development
1 13 (92.86%) Refactoring
1 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Automated Testing
1 13 (92.86%) Business Analysis
1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) Objective-C
2 13 (92.86%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) Perl
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 8 (57.14%) CoffeeScript
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Fortran
5 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Postgraduate
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
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