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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 17 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 105 80 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.53% 6.31% 10.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.31% 6.94% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73 63 107
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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
1018 1153 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.38% 91.00% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 675 779 742
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 19 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 96 (50.26%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (39.79%) Java
3 73 (38.22%) C#
4 57 (29.84%) JavaScript
5 51 (26.70%) .NET
6 50 (26.18%) AngularJS
7 46 (24.08%) C++
7 46 (24.08%) Degree
8 43 (22.51%) Python
9 39 (20.42%) OO
9 39 (20.42%) MVC
10 38 (19.90%) HTML
11 37 (19.37%) Linux
12 32 (16.75%) Computer Science
13 30 (15.71%) CSS
14 28 (14.66%) Git (software)
15 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET
15 27 (14.14%) SQL Server
16 24 (12.57%) Scrum
17 22 (11.52%) MySQL
17 22 (11.52%) Windows
17 22 (11.52%) Spring
18 20 (10.47%) Ruby
18 20 (10.47%) Mentoring
18 20 (10.47%) React
19 19 (9.95%) TDD
19 19 (9.95%) C
19 19 (9.95%) PHP
19 19 (9.95%) Finance
20 18 (9.42%) SQL

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 8 (4.19%) JBoss
2 6 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.57%) CMS
3 3 (1.57%) IIS
3 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.05%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.05%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) Drupal
5 1 (0.52%) Liferay
5 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.85%) SaaS
2 10 (5.24%) GitHub
3 6 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.09%) Slack
6 3 (1.57%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.62%) HTTP
2 3 (1.57%) Wireless
3 2 (1.05%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.05%) DECT
3 2 (1.05%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.05%) Network Security
3 2 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.05%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.52%) 3G
4 1 (0.52%) 4G
4 1 (0.52%) 5G
4 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.52%) MySQL
3 15 (7.85%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.24%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.19%) Big Data
6 7 (3.66%) ArangoDB
6 7 (3.66%) Neo4j
6 7 (3.66%) Redis
7 6 (3.14%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.57%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.57%) HBase
9 3 (1.57%) Pentaho
9 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.05%) Impala
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.52%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 28 (14.66%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.33%) Subversion
3 11 (5.76%) Maven
4 8 (4.19%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.66%) Ant
6 6 (3.14%) Selenium
7 5 (2.62%) webpack
8 4 (2.09%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.57%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (1.57%) Trac
10 2 (1.05%) Babel
10 2 (1.05%) Mocha
10 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.05%) Xcode
11 1 (0.52%) GoCD
11 1 (0.52%) Grunt
11 1 (0.52%) gulp
11 1 (0.52%) Robot Framework
General
1 19 (9.95%) Finance
2 9 (4.71%) Banking
3 8 (4.19%) Marketing
4 7 (3.66%) Retail
5 5 (2.62%) Electronics
5 5 (2.62%) Games
5 5 (2.62%) German Language
5 5 (2.62%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.09%) Local Government
7 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.05%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (54.45%) Software Engineer
2 67 (35.08%) Developer
3 36 (18.85%) Senior Software Engineer
4 27 (14.14%) Senior Developer
5 24 (12.57%) .NET Developer
6 23 (12.04%) Software Developer
7 22 (11.52%) Java Developer
8 18 (9.42%) C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (7.85%) Java Engineer
10 13 (6.81%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (6.28%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (5.24%) Embedded Engineer
13 9 (4.71%) Applications Developer
13 9 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
14 8 (4.19%) C Software Engineer
14 8 (4.19%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 8 (4.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 7 (3.66%) C# Developer
15 7 (3.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 7 (3.66%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (26.70%) .NET
2 50 (26.18%) AngularJS
3 38 (19.90%) HTML
4 30 (15.71%) CSS
5 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET
6 22 (11.52%) Spring
7 20 (10.47%) React
8 18 (9.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (9.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (8.90%) jQuery
10 16 (8.38%) .NET Framework
11 15 (7.85%) HTML5
12 14 (7.33%) WCF
13 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (6.81%) Hibernate
13 13 (6.81%) Web Services
14 12 (6.28%) Ruby on Rails
15 11 (5.76%) RESTful
16 10 (5.24%) Entity Framework
16 10 (5.24%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.75%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.90%) Algorithms
3 16 (8.38%) Mobile App
4 12 (6.28%) Data Structures
5 10 (5.24%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.66%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (3.14%) Augmented Reality
7 6 (3.14%) Social Media
8 5 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.09%) Blog
9 4 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.09%) User Experience
10 3 (1.57%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (1.57%) Physics
11 2 (1.05%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (1.05%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (1.05%) Neural Network
11 2 (1.05%) Online Banking
11 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.37%) Linux
2 22 (11.52%) Windows
3 16 (8.38%) Android
4 14 (7.33%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.62%) Unix
6 4 (2.09%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.09%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.52%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (50.26%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (20.42%) MVC
2 39 (20.42%) OO
3 24 (12.57%) Scrum
4 20 (10.47%) Mentoring
5 19 (9.95%) TDD
6 16 (8.38%) SDLC
7 15 (7.85%) Open Source
8 12 (6.28%) Unit Testing
9 11 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (5.24%) Coaching
10 10 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.71%) Mobile Development
11 9 (4.71%) OOP
11 9 (4.71%) Web Development
12 8 (4.19%) Image Processing
12 8 (4.19%) Kanban
13 7 (3.66%) Microservices
13 7 (3.66%) SOA
14 6 (3.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 76 (39.79%) Java
2 73 (38.22%) C#
3 57 (29.84%) JavaScript
4 46 (24.08%) C++
5 43 (22.51%) Python
6 20 (10.47%) Ruby
7 19 (9.95%) C
7 19 (9.95%) PHP
8 18 (9.42%) SQL
9 8 (4.19%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.62%) Embedded C
10 5 (2.62%) GraphQL
11 4 (2.09%) Embedded C++
11 4 (2.09%) Perl
12 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.05%) ES6
14 1 (0.52%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.52%) Lisp
14 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (24.08%) Degree
2 5 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) PhD
3 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.14%) Docker
2 3 (1.57%) Firmware
3 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.52%) KVM
4 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.66%) Puppet
3 2 (1.05%) Ansible
3 2 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.52%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.52%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (5.76%) Oracle
2 7 (3.66%) Google
3 4 (2.09%) Intel
3 4 (2.09%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.57%) Talend
4 3 (1.57%) Twitter
4 3 (1.57%) VMware
5 2 (1.05%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.05%) Splunk
6 1 (0.52%) Freescale
6 1 (0.52%) Informatica
6 1 (0.52%) QNX
6 1 (0.52%) SAP
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