The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 848 873 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 29.60% 27.37% 32.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.78% 28.72% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 463 531 806
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £53,700 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2755 3040 3558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.16% 95.30% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1955 2346
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 538 £40,000 - 62
Edinburgh +2 223 £41,461 +3.65% 40
Stirling +4 12 £47,500 +46.15%
West Lothian 0 12 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Dundee 0 12 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Aberdeen -2 9 £43,500 +16.00% 4
Renfrewshire 0 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Aberdeenshire +4 2 £27,500 -42.10% 1
Scottish Borders 0 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
South Lanarkshire -1 2 £37,500 +50.00%
Fife -6 2 £29,750 -20.66%
Angus - 2 £35,000 -
South Ayrshire -1 1 £47,500 +39.70%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 846 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
2 705 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 659 (39.20%) HTML
4 626 (37.24%) .NET
5 622 (37.00%) C#
6 592 (35.22%) CSS
7 578 (34.38%) Java
8 509 (30.28%) SQL Server
9 501 (29.80%) SQL
10 459 (27.31%) Finance
11 355 (21.12%) MVC
12 349 (20.76%) HTML5
13 348 (20.70%) TDD
14 336 (19.99%) AngularJS
15 328 (19.51%) ASP.NET
16 321 (19.10%) Degree
17 311 (18.50%) OO
18 309 (18.38%) jQuery
19 286 (17.01%) Web Development
20 278 (16.54%) Oracle
21 273 (16.24%) Scrum
22 245 (14.57%) Microsoft
23 226 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
24 224 (13.33%) CSS3
25 217 (12.91%) SDLC
26 214 (12.73%) Spring
27 212 (12.61%) XML
27 212 (12.61%) Git (software)
28 205 (12.20%) Unit Testing
29 194 (11.54%) BDD

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 92 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 88 (5.23%) CMS
3 49 (2.91%) Umbraco
4 48 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 45 (2.68%) JBoss
6 42 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 41 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 33 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
9 29 (1.73%) Drupal
10 28 (1.67%) IIS
11 24 (1.43%) Apache
12 22 (1.31%) Alfresco
13 20 (1.19%) Apache Spark
14 15 (0.89%) WordPress
15 14 (0.83%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.77%) GemFire
16 13 (0.77%) Immediacy CMS
16 13 (0.77%) Kentico
16 13 (0.77%) Moodle
16 13 (0.77%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 130 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.71%) MS Office
3 9 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.18%) InVision
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.059%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.059%) GIMP
7 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.059%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (1.07%) Magento
2 18 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (0.95%) Oracle 11i
5 15 (0.89%) Hi Portfolio
6 10 (0.59%) osCommerce
7 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.36%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.18%) Cognos Controller
11 3 (0.18%) Eikon
11 3 (0.18%) nopCommerce
11 3 (0.18%) RMDS
12 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
13 1 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
13 1 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
13 1 (0.059%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 87 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.73%) Office 365
4 26 (1.55%) SaaS
5 25 (1.49%) IaaS
6 22 (1.31%) Amazon S3
6 22 (1.31%) PaaS
7 21 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
8 20 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 11 (0.65%) GitHub
10 6 (0.36%) iTunes
11 4 (0.24%) DigitalOcean
12 3 (0.18%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.059%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.059%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.01%) Internet
2 7 (0.42%) HTTP
3 6 (0.36%) MQTT
4 5 (0.30%) LDAP
5 4 (0.24%) Intranet
5 4 (0.24%) Wireless
6 3 (0.18%) SSL
7 1 (0.059%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 509 (30.28%) SQL Server
2 188 (11.18%) Relational Database
3 96 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (5.65%) RDBMS
5 87 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 72 (4.28%) MySQL
7 64 (3.81%) NoSQL
8 63 (3.75%) Big Data
8 63 (3.75%) Oracle Database
9 59 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (3.15%) Hadoop
11 45 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
12 44 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
13 40 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 35 (2.08%) MongoDB
15 33 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
16 30 (1.78%) QlikView
17 26 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
17 26 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
18 22 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 212 (12.61%) Git (software)
2 140 (8.33%) Subversion
3 104 (6.19%) Jenkins
4 80 (4.76%) Maven
5 77 (4.58%) Eclipse
6 72 (4.28%) Visual Studio
7 67 (3.99%) JUnit
8 62 (3.69%) JIRA
9 60 (3.57%) Selenium
10 56 (3.33%) Grunt
11 54 (3.21%) gulp
12 45 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 37 (2.20%) Bower
14 32 (1.90%) Xcode
15 26 (1.55%) Cucumber
16 24 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
17 23 (1.37%) Artifactory
18 20 (1.19%) Mockito
18 20 (1.19%) TeamCity
19 19 (1.13%) JDeveloper
General
1 459 (27.31%) Finance
2 185 (11.01%) Banking
3 62 (3.69%) Investment Banking
4 55 (3.27%) Marketing
5 42 (2.50%) Retail
6 25 (1.49%) Games
7 19 (1.13%) Financial Institution
8 18 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.01%) Back Office
10 16 (0.95%) Telecoms
11 15 (0.89%) Legal
12 13 (0.77%) Automotive
12 13 (0.77%) Front Office
13 9 (0.54%) Private Banking
14 7 (0.42%) Electronics
15 6 (0.36%) Law
16 4 (0.24%) Billing
16 4 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.18%) German Language
17 3 (0.18%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 659 (39.20%) HTML
2 626 (37.24%) .NET
3 592 (35.22%) CSS
4 349 (20.76%) HTML5
5 336 (19.99%) AngularJS
6 328 (19.51%) ASP.NET
7 309 (18.38%) jQuery
8 224 (13.33%) CSS3
9 214 (12.73%) Spring
10 212 (12.61%) XML
11 178 (10.59%) Web Services
12 143 (8.51%) JSON
13 137 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 137 (8.15%) Hibernate
14 136 (8.09%) Sass
15 135 (8.03%) .NET Framework
15 135 (8.03%) REST
16 114 (6.78%) RESTful
16 114 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 88 (5.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 226 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
2 174 (10.35%) Computer Science
3 121 (7.20%) User Experience
4 72 (4.28%) Mobile App
5 63 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 61 (3.63%) Virtual Team
7 55 (3.27%) Derivative
8 43 (2.56%) Visualisation
9 42 (2.50%) Market Risk
10 35 (2.08%) OTC Derivatives
11 32 (1.90%) Fixed Income
12 31 (1.84%) Data Integration
13 29 (1.73%) Management Information System
14 25 (1.49%) Equities
15 22 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 21 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
16 21 (1.25%) Grid Computing
16 21 (1.25%) Mathematics
17 20 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
18 17 (1.01%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 126 (7.50%) Linux
1 126 (7.50%) Unix
2 117 (6.96%) Apple iOS
3 98 (5.83%) Android
4 92 (5.47%) Windows
5 17 (1.01%) Ubuntu
6 9 (0.54%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.30%) CentOS
8 4 (0.24%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.18%) AIX
9 3 (0.18%) Solaris
9 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.059%) Debian
11 1 (0.059%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 846 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (21.12%) MVC
3 348 (20.70%) TDD
4 311 (18.50%) OO
5 286 (17.01%) Web Development
6 273 (16.24%) Scrum
7 217 (12.91%) SDLC
8 205 (12.20%) Unit Testing
9 194 (11.54%) BDD
10 179 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
11 172 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
12 171 (10.17%) Software Engineering
13 110 (6.54%) Front End Development
14 88 (5.23%) Open Source
15 85 (5.06%) Mentoring
16 82 (4.88%) SOA
17 76 (4.52%) Asset Management
18 73 (4.34%) ETL
19 72 (4.28%) iOS Development
20 70 (4.16%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 705 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 622 (37.00%) C#
3 578 (34.38%) Java
4 501 (29.80%) SQL
5 156 (9.28%) PHP
6 140 (8.33%) Python
7 120 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 100 (5.95%) T-SQL
9 82 (4.88%) C++
10 60 (3.57%) Ruby
11 51 (3.03%) Objective-C
12 50 (2.97%) Perl
13 46 (2.74%) Apple Swift
14 43 (2.56%) VB.NET
15 35 (2.08%) Shell Script
16 34 (2.02%) Scala
17 30 (1.78%) VB
18 29 (1.73%) VBA
19 21 (1.25%) Korn
20 13 (0.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 321 (19.10%) Degree
2 26 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 15 (0.89%) MCSE
5 8 (0.48%) MCP
6 7 (0.42%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.18%) OCA
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.12%) HND
9 2 (0.12%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.059%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.059%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.67%) SLA
2 19 (1.13%) QA
3 18 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.12%) ISO15022
4 2 (0.12%) ISO20022
4 2 (0.12%) MiFID
4 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.059%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (1.67%) Docker
2 6 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.24%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.059%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (1.19%) Kubernetes
1 20 (1.19%) Mesos
2 18 (1.07%) Rundeck
3 10 (0.59%) Oozie
4 6 (0.36%) Puppet
5 5 (0.30%) Ansible
6 2 (0.12%) MOM
6 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.059%) Control-M
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.059%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 278 (16.54%) Oracle
2 245 (14.57%) Microsoft
3 76 (4.52%) Sybase
4 48 (2.86%) Adobe
5 37 (2.20%) Sitecore
6 36 (2.14%) Cognos
7 31 (1.84%) Xamarin
8 25 (1.49%) Zend
9 24 (1.43%) IBM
10 22 (1.31%) Apple
10 22 (1.31%) SAP
10 22 (1.31%) Tableau
11 18 (1.07%) Informatica
12 15 (0.89%) Ab Initio
12 15 (0.89%) Facebook
13 14 (0.83%) Google
14 13 (0.77%) Ektron
15 11 (0.65%) Talend
16 10 (0.59%) TIBCO
17 9 (0.54%) Atlassian
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