The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Developer
Rank 109 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,105 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -32.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Technical Developer
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
1454 1438 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.60% 96.19% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 985 935 760
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,994 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical Developer 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical Developer 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM