The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.53% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £49,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Software Programmer
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
1438 1155 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.12% 94.91% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 961 718 823
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) MVC
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
3 12 (63.16%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
5 10 (52.63%) Workflow
6 8 (42.11%) Ajax
6 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
6 8 (42.11%) jQuery
7 7 (36.84%) NHibernate
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
8 1 (5.26%) Movex
8 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.26%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle
8 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
8 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (5.26%) SAP
8 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) Windows

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.26%) Movex
1 1 (5.26%) Epicor Tropos
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) Ajax
5 7 (36.84%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) MVC
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Epicor
2 1 (5.26%) Baan
2 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
2 1 (5.26%) Infor
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 11 days ago