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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 828 860 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 29.00% 27.45% 34.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.47% 28.71% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 474 559 958
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2717 2995 3832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.17% 95.60% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1885 2503
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +1 454 £42,500 +6.25% 82
Edinburgh 0 290 £45,000 +12.50% 32
Stirling +5 36 £50,000 +9.89% 1
West Lothian +1 27 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Dundee -2 8 £33,750 -15.62% 3
Fife +1 6 £33,500 -25.55% 2
Aberdeen -4 4 £40,000 -1.23% 1
South Lanarkshire +1 2 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Renfrewshire -4 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Falkirk - 2 £37,500 -
Aberdeenshire +3 1 £48,000 -
Perth and Kinross -2 1 £54,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 822 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 657 (39.01%) JavaScript
3 649 (38.54%) .NET
4 646 (38.36%) C#
5 634 (37.65%) HTML
6 579 (34.38%) CSS
7 573 (34.03%) Java
8 540 (32.07%) SQL
9 482 (28.62%) SQL Server
10 357 (21.20%) ASP.NET
11 342 (20.31%) MVC
12 324 (19.24%) OO
13 321 (19.06%) TDD
14 314 (18.65%) HTML5
15 310 (18.41%) Degree
16 306 (18.17%) Finance
17 291 (17.28%) Web Development
18 290 (17.22%) jQuery
19 272 (16.15%) Microsoft
20 267 (15.86%) XML
21 265 (15.74%) AngularJS
22 255 (15.14%) Spring
23 243 (14.43%) Oracle
24 236 (14.01%) Scrum
25 226 (13.42%) Web Services
26 218 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
27 210 (12.47%) Business Intelligence
28 199 (11.82%) CSS3
29 193 (11.46%) Unit Testing
30 185 (10.99%) SDLC

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
1 120 (7.13%) SharePoint
2 110 (6.53%) CMS
3 83 (4.93%) Tomcat
4 67 (3.98%) Node.js
5 66 (3.92%) Umbraco
6 63 (3.74%) JBoss
7 47 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 45 (2.67%) Drupal
9 43 (2.55%) Apache
10 37 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 32 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
12 28 (1.66%) Alfresco
12 28 (1.66%) IIS
13 27 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
14 20 (1.19%) Joomla!
15 15 (0.89%) GemFire
16 14 (0.83%) SAS
17 13 (0.77%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.71%) Moodle
18 12 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 140 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.36%) MS Office
5 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.059%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.059%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
1 30 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 29 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
3 26 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
4 18 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (1.07%) osCommerce
5 13 (0.77%) Hi Portfolio
6 12 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
7 11 (0.65%) Magento
8 9 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.42%) Markit EDM
10 6 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
11 4 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
11 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
13 1 (0.059%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 1 (0.059%) Oracle General Ledger
13 1 (0.059%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 61 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.20%) Office 365
3 35 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (1.78%) SaaS
5 19 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.95%) GitHub
7 14 (0.83%) Heroku
8 7 (0.42%) IaaS
9 5 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
9 5 (0.30%) PaaS
10 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.31%) Internet
2 6 (0.36%) MQTT
3 5 (0.30%) Intranet
4 4 (0.24%) HTTP
5 3 (0.18%) SSL
5 3 (0.18%) Wireless
6 2 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (28.62%) SQL Server
2 173 (10.27%) Relational Database
3 139 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 120 (7.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 78 (4.63%) RDBMS
6 76 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
7 72 (4.28%) Oracle Database
8 68 (4.04%) MySQL
8 68 (4.04%) QlikView
9 64 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
10 63 (3.74%) NoSQL
11 62 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 56 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
13 44 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
14 42 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
15 37 (2.20%) Big Data
16 29 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 29 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
17 24 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
18 21 (1.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 163 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 130 (7.72%) Subversion
3 109 (6.47%) Maven
4 99 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 75 (4.45%) Eclipse
6 66 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 63 (3.74%) JUnit
8 55 (3.27%) Selenium
9 39 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (2.08%) JIRA
11 33 (1.96%) Grunt
11 33 (1.96%) gulp
11 33 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
12 32 (1.90%) Cucumber
13 31 (1.84%) Talend Open Studio
14 30 (1.78%) JDeveloper
15 29 (1.72%) Artifactory
15 29 (1.72%) FitNesse
15 29 (1.72%) Xcode
16 24 (1.43%) NUnit
General
1 306 (18.17%) Finance
2 168 (9.98%) Banking
3 55 (3.27%) Investment Banking
4 52 (3.09%) Marketing
5 26 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 24 (1.43%) Legal
6 24 (1.43%) Retail
7 23 (1.37%) Games
8 21 (1.25%) Back Office
9 15 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.59%) Front Office
11 9 (0.53%) Private Banking
12 7 (0.42%) Automotive
12 7 (0.42%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.30%) Law
14 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.24%) Electronics
15 4 (0.24%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.18%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 649 (38.54%) .NET
2 634 (37.65%) HTML
3 579 (34.38%) CSS
4 357 (21.20%) ASP.NET
5 314 (18.65%) HTML5
6 290 (17.22%) jQuery
7 267 (15.86%) XML
8 265 (15.74%) AngularJS
9 255 (15.14%) Spring
10 226 (13.42%) Web Services
11 199 (11.82%) CSS3
12 157 (9.32%) Hibernate
13 155 (9.20%) JSON
14 141 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 138 (8.19%) RESTful
16 120 (7.13%) Sass
17 109 (6.47%) REST
18 92 (5.46%) .NET Framework
19 79 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 76 (4.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 218 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
2 178 (10.57%) Computer Science
3 114 (6.77%) User Experience
4 89 (5.29%) Mobile App
5 48 (2.85%) Visualisation
6 46 (2.73%) Derivative
7 43 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (1.96%) Fixed Income
8 33 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 30 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 28 (1.66%) Market Risk
11 21 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
12 18 (1.07%) Data Integration
12 18 (1.07%) Wiki
13 13 (0.77%) e-Learning
14 12 (0.71%) Animation
14 12 (0.71%) NHS
15 11 (0.65%) Equities
15 11 (0.65%) VLE
16 10 (0.59%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 119 (7.07%) Unix
2 99 (5.88%) Windows
3 98 (5.82%) Android
4 93 (5.52%) Apple iOS
5 91 (5.40%) Linux
6 19 (1.13%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.36%) Debian
7 6 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.24%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.059%) AIX
10 1 (0.059%) Solaris
10 1 (0.059%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 822 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (20.31%) MVC
3 324 (19.24%) OO
4 321 (19.06%) TDD
5 291 (17.28%) Web Development
6 236 (14.01%) Scrum
7 210 (12.47%) Business Intelligence
8 193 (11.46%) Unit Testing
9 185 (10.99%) SDLC
10 170 (10.10%) BDD
11 137 (8.14%) Software Engineering
12 122 (7.24%) Mentoring
13 115 (6.83%) Open Source
14 110 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
15 98 (5.82%) ETL
16 83 (4.93%) Front End Development
17 72 (4.28%) OOP
18 68 (4.04%) Asset Management
19 66 (3.92%) Data Modelling
20 62 (3.68%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 657 (39.01%) JavaScript
2 646 (38.36%) C#
3 573 (34.03%) Java
4 540 (32.07%) SQL
5 162 (9.62%) PHP
6 130 (7.72%) PL/SQL
7 119 (7.07%) Python
8 106 (6.29%) C++
9 98 (5.82%) T-SQL
10 73 (4.33%) Ruby
11 62 (3.68%) VB.NET
12 51 (3.03%) Perl
13 46 (2.73%) Shell Script
14 36 (2.14%) Apple Swift
15 32 (1.90%) Objective-C
15 32 (1.90%) VB
16 25 (1.48%) VBA
17 22 (1.31%) Korn
18 19 (1.13%) Scala
19 17 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 310 (18.41%) Degree
2 53 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 19 (1.13%) MCSE
6 17 (1.01%) MCP
7 5 (0.30%) OCA
7 5 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.30%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.18%) HND
9 2 (0.12%) MCSA
10 1 (0.059%) PhD
10 1 (0.059%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.32%) SLA
2 31 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.07%) QA
4 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.12%) ISO15022
4 2 (0.12%) ISO20022
System Software
1 17 (1.01%) Docker
2 5 (0.30%) Varnish
3 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (0.53%) Puppet
2 5 (0.30%) HAProxy
2 5 (0.30%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.30%) Mesos
3 4 (0.24%) Graphite
3 4 (0.24%) Nagios
3 4 (0.24%) Opsview
3 4 (0.24%) Rundeck
3 4 (0.24%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.059%) Ansible
4 1 (0.059%) Control-M
4 1 (0.059%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.059%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 272 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 243 (14.43%) Oracle
3 77 (4.57%) Sybase
4 61 (3.62%) Cognos
5 46 (2.73%) Adobe
6 34 (2.02%) Google
7 33 (1.96%) Sitecore
8 31 (1.84%) Talend
9 26 (1.54%) Facebook
10 24 (1.43%) Apple
11 21 (1.25%) Cegedim Rx
11 21 (1.25%) IBM
12 20 (1.19%) Xamarin
13 19 (1.13%) Zend
14 18 (1.07%) SAP
15 17 (1.01%) Atlassian
16 13 (0.77%) Ab Initio
17 12 (0.71%) Ektron
18 11 (0.65%) Red Hat
19 10 (0.59%) Informatica
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