The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 21 41 19
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 90 70 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.29% 4.87% 10.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.10% 5.36% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 59 49 133
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £50,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineering
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
989 1305 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.15% 90.75% 89.68%
Number of salaries quoted 634 807 909
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 117 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (51.03%) Java
3 70 (36.08%) JavaScript
4 62 (31.96%) Degree
5 60 (30.93%) C#
6 57 (29.38%) Finance
7 55 (28.35%) HTML
8 50 (25.77%) C++
8 50 (25.77%) CSS
8 50 (25.77%) Git (software)
9 46 (23.71%) Spring
10 45 (23.20%) Scrum
11 41 (21.13%) OO
12 40 (20.62%) Subversion
13 39 (20.10%) SQL Server
13 39 (20.10%) Telecoms
13 39 (20.10%) Hibernate
13 39 (20.10%) AngularJS
14 38 (19.59%) Maven
15 36 (18.56%) Retail
16 35 (18.04%) Games
16 35 (18.04%) MVC
17 32 (16.49%) .NET
18 31 (15.98%) Python
18 31 (15.98%) HTML5
19 29 (14.95%) SaaS
20 28 (14.43%) Computer Science
20 28 (14.43%) MongoDB
20 28 (14.43%) Mentoring
21 26 (13.40%) Social Media

Software Engineering
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 9 (4.64%) JBoss
2 4 (2.06%) IIS
3 3 (1.55%) CMS
3 3 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.03%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.03%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.52%) Liferay
5 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (3.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.95%) SaaS
2 5 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.06%) GitHub
4 3 (1.55%) Slack
5 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.58%) HTTP
2 3 (1.55%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.55%) DECT
2 3 (1.55%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.55%) Wireless
2 3 (1.55%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.03%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.03%) Internet
4 1 (0.52%) 3G
4 1 (0.52%) 4G
4 1 (0.52%) 5G
4 1 (0.52%) CTI
4 1 (0.52%) Network Security
4 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.52%) UWB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.10%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.43%) MongoDB
3 22 (11.34%) Big Data
4 17 (8.76%) MySQL
5 16 (8.25%) Hadoop
6 14 (7.22%) NoSQL
7 13 (6.70%) Apache Hive
7 13 (6.70%) HBase
8 11 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (5.67%) OLAP
8 11 (5.67%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (3.09%) Redis
9 6 (3.09%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.06%) ArangoDB
10 4 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.55%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.55%) Pentaho
11 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.03%) GIS
12 2 (1.03%) Impala
Development Applications
1 50 (25.77%) Git (software)
2 40 (20.62%) Subversion
3 38 (19.59%) Maven
4 23 (11.86%) Ant
5 9 (4.64%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.09%) Selenium
7 5 (2.58%) webpack
8 3 (1.55%) Bugzilla
8 3 (1.55%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.55%) Trac
8 3 (1.55%) Travis CI
8 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.03%) Babel
9 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.03%) Mocha
10 1 (0.52%) git-flow
10 1 (0.52%) GoCD
10 1 (0.52%) Grunt
10 1 (0.52%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.52%) RubyMine
General
1 57 (29.38%) Finance
2 39 (20.10%) Telecoms
3 36 (18.56%) Retail
4 35 (18.04%) Games
5 19 (9.79%) Banking
6 11 (5.67%) Marketing
7 10 (5.15%) Electronics
8 8 (4.12%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Avionics
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) Local Government
9 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (52.58%) Software Engineer
2 53 (27.32%) Developer
3 29 (14.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 26 (13.40%) Architect
5 23 (11.86%) Java Developer
6 19 (9.79%) Java Engineer
6 19 (9.79%) Java Software Engineer
7 18 (9.28%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (8.76%) Software Developer
9 15 (7.73%) Senior Developer
10 14 (7.22%) .NET Developer
11 12 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (5.67%) Data Architect
13 9 (4.64%) J2EE Software Engineer
13 9 (4.64%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
14 8 (4.12%) C# Software Engineer
14 8 (4.12%) Embedded Engineer
14 8 (4.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 8 (4.12%) Java Architect
14 8 (4.12%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (28.35%) HTML
2 50 (25.77%) CSS
3 46 (23.71%) Spring
4 39 (20.10%) AngularJS
4 39 (20.10%) Hibernate
5 32 (16.49%) .NET
6 31 (15.98%) HTML5
7 24 (12.37%) CSS3
8 20 (10.31%) REST
9 17 (8.76%) jQuery
10 16 (8.25%) ASP.NET
11 15 (7.73%) React
12 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (5.67%) Web Services
14 10 (5.15%) J2EE
14 10 (5.15%) Node.js
14 10 (5.15%) RESTful
14 10 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (4.64%) Java EE
16 7 (3.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 26 (13.40%) Social Media
3 16 (8.25%) Algorithms
4 11 (5.67%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.64%) Data Structures
6 8 (4.12%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.09%) Physics
7 6 (3.09%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.58%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (2.58%) User Experience
9 3 (1.55%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (1.55%) Blog
9 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.03%) Applied Mathematics
10 2 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.03%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.52%) GPGPU
11 1 (0.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.89%) Android
2 24 (12.37%) Apple iOS
3 23 (11.86%) Linux
4 15 (7.73%) Windows
5 5 (2.58%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.55%) Unix
7 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.52%) CentOS
8 1 (0.52%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (23.20%) Scrum
3 41 (21.13%) OO
4 35 (18.04%) MVC
5 28 (14.43%) Mentoring
6 18 (9.28%) Kanban
6 18 (9.28%) TDD
7 14 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (7.22%) Product Management
8 11 (5.67%) Coaching
8 11 (5.67%) Data Architecture
8 11 (5.67%) Data Governance
8 11 (5.67%) Data Modelling
8 11 (5.67%) ETL
8 11 (5.67%) Logical Data Model
8 11 (5.67%) OOP
8 11 (5.67%) Physical Data Model
9 10 (5.15%) Microservices
9 10 (5.15%) SDLC
9 10 (5.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (51.03%) Java
2 70 (36.08%) JavaScript
3 60 (30.93%) C#
4 50 (25.77%) C++
5 31 (15.98%) Python
6 16 (8.25%) PHP
6 16 (8.25%) Ruby
7 14 (7.22%) C
8 12 (6.19%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.67%) Perl
10 8 (4.12%) SQL
11 4 (2.06%) Delphi
12 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.03%) ES6
13 2 (1.03%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.52%) Jython
14 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (31.96%) Degree
2 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) PhD
4 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.58%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.58%) Docker
2 4 (2.06%) Firmware
3 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.58%) Puppet
3 2 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.52%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (10.31%) Oracle
2 11 (5.67%) Informatica
3 6 (3.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.09%) SAP
4 4 (2.06%) Google
5 3 (1.55%) Talend
5 3 (1.55%) VMware
6 2 (1.03%) Intel
7 1 (0.52%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.52%) Splunk
7 1 (0.52%) Twitter
7 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
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