The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1400 984 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.57% 31.58% 27.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.39% 33.49% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 960 602 805
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3847 2938 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.99% 94.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 1716 2515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
UK

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 741 £41,000 +2.50% 86
Edinburgh 0 467 £39,000 +11.42% 56
Aberdeen +4 63 £40,000 +6.66% 15
West Lothian +9 28 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Dundee +2 23 £37,750 +45.19% 5
Stirling -2 23 £30,000 -36.84% 11
Fife -1 18 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Aberdeenshire 0 4 £47,500 +36.69% 1
Falkirk - 3 £27,500 -
Highlands +11 2 £41,250 -
East Lothian +2 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Scottish Borders -3 2 £40,000 - 2
Perth and Kinross - 2 £45,000 -
South Lanarkshire +1 1 £32,500 -
Renfrewshire -1 1 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Moray -3 1 - -
North Lanarkshire -4 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 £36,500 -
Developer
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Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 955 (38.79%) JavaScript
2 899 (36.52%) .NET
3 894 (36.31%) Java
4 848 (34.44%) C#
5 846 (34.36%) HTML
6 763 (30.99%) CSS
7 687 (27.90%) SQL
8 641 (26.04%) SQL Server
9 584 (23.72%) ASP.NET
10 546 (22.18%) jQuery
11 485 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
12 460 (18.68%) MVC
13 414 (16.82%) Finance
14 408 (16.57%) OO
15 353 (14.34%) Microsoft
15 353 (14.34%) Degree
16 341 (13.85%) Spring
17 330 (13.40%) Oracle
18 326 (13.24%) HTML5
19 303 (12.31%) XML
20 278 (11.29%) Hibernate
21 275 (11.17%) Linux
22 255 (10.36%) Scrum
23 245 (9.95%) TDD
24 242 (9.83%) CSS3
25 225 (9.14%) Python
26 223 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC
27 219 (8.90%) Software Engineering
28 216 (8.77%) C++
29 209 (8.49%) Continuous Integration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 126 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 98 (3.98%) Drupal
3 91 (3.70%) CMS
4 69 (2.80%) Node.js
5 56 (2.27%) IIS
6 54 (2.19%) Apache
7 53 (2.15%) Tomcat
8 41 (1.67%) SugarCRM
9 40 (1.62%) Alfresco
10 37 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 37 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 36 (1.46%) Umbraco
12 20 (0.81%) WordPress
13 19 (0.77%) WebSphere
14 17 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
15 14 (0.57%) SAS
16 13 (0.53%) WebLogic
17 11 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
18 10 (0.41%) TeamSite
19 8 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 156 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.22%) InfoPath
3 28 (1.14%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.85%) MS Office
5 8 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.32%) GIMP
6 6 (0.24%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.16%) MS Project
8 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.041%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.041%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.041%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 46 (1.87%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.41%) Magento
7 6 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.20%) Endur
9 4 (0.16%) WebTrends
10 3 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.081%) Exstream
11 2 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.081%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.081%) Epicor Vantage
12 1 (0.041%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.041%) Oracle Payables
12 1 (0.041%) Oracle Receivables
12 1 (0.041%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.69%) SaaS
2 12 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.20%) IaaS
5 5 (0.20%) GitHub
6 2 (0.081%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.041%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.18%) Internet
2 25 (1.02%) Intranet
2 25 (1.02%) HTTP
2 25 (1.02%) LDAP
3 10 (0.41%) ATM
4 8 (0.32%) Wireless
5 5 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.20%) Broadband
6 3 (0.12%) SNMP
7 2 (0.081%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.081%) Extranet
8 1 (0.041%) DNS
8 1 (0.041%) SSL
8 1 (0.041%) SMS
8 1 (0.041%) VoIP
8 1 (0.041%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.041%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 641 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 201 (8.16%) Relational Database
3 158 (6.42%) MySQL
4 134 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 120 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 111 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 107 (4.35%) Oracle Database
8 102 (4.14%) RDBMS
9 92 (3.74%) MongoDB
10 86 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
11 71 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 60 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 57 (2.32%) NoSQL
14 54 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
15 49 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
16 47 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
16 47 (1.91%) Pentaho
17 45 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
18 39 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
19 38 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 148 (6.01%) Visual Studio
2 134 (5.44%) Subversion
3 126 (5.12%) Git (software)
4 105 (4.26%) Maven
5 94 (3.82%) Xcode
6 88 (3.57%) JUnit
7 87 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 78 (3.17%) Jenkins
9 69 (2.80%) Selenium
10 47 (1.91%) Talend Open Studio
11 46 (1.87%) Artifactory
12 39 (1.58%) Ant
13 38 (1.54%) Eclipse
14 37 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
15 31 (1.26%) Jasmine
16 29 (1.18%) NUnit
16 29 (1.18%) ClearCase
17 27 (1.10%) Trac
18 22 (0.89%) JIRA
19 20 (0.81%) TestNG
General
1 414 (16.82%) Finance
2 193 (7.84%) Banking
3 118 (4.79%) Advertising
4 96 (3.90%) Investment Banking
5 67 (2.72%) Games
6 61 (2.48%) Marketing
7 45 (1.83%) Front Office
8 37 (1.50%) Retail
9 26 (1.06%) Legal
10 25 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 19 (0.77%) Telecoms
12 16 (0.65%) Back Office
13 14 (0.57%) Law
14 12 (0.49%) Aerospace
14 12 (0.49%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.41%) Electronics
16 8 (0.32%) Publishing
16 8 (0.32%) Billing
17 4 (0.16%) Private Banking
18 3 (0.12%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 899 (36.52%) .NET
2 846 (34.36%) HTML
3 763 (30.99%) CSS
4 584 (23.72%) ASP.NET
5 546 (22.18%) jQuery
6 341 (13.85%) Spring
7 326 (13.24%) HTML5
8 303 (12.31%) XML
9 278 (11.29%) Hibernate
10 242 (9.83%) CSS3
11 223 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 204 (8.29%) Web Services
13 188 (7.64%) JSON
14 180 (7.31%) Ajax
15 156 (6.34%) .NET Framework
16 148 (6.01%) WCF
17 147 (5.97%) J2EE
18 105 (4.26%) RESTful
19 100 (4.06%) WPF
20 89 (3.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 193 (7.84%) Open Source
2 185 (7.51%) Computer Science
3 144 (5.85%) Mobile App
4 118 (4.79%) iPad
5 117 (4.75%) iPhone
6 98 (3.98%) Mathematics
7 73 (2.97%) Physics
8 55 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 40 (1.62%) Grid Computing
9 40 (1.62%) Derivative
10 34 (1.38%) Market Risk
11 33 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 31 (1.26%) N-Tier
13 26 (1.06%) Equities
14 23 (0.93%) GIS
14 23 (0.93%) Management Information System
15 21 (0.85%) Client/Server
16 18 (0.73%) Hedge funds
16 18 (0.73%) Animation
17 16 (0.65%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 275 (11.17%) Linux
2 181 (7.35%) UNIX
3 168 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 140 (5.69%) Windows
5 78 (3.17%) Android
6 57 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (1.62%) Ubuntu
8 34 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.49%) Solaris
11 8 (0.32%) AIX
12 7 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.28%) OpenVMS
13 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.16%) Debian
14 4 (0.16%) VMS
15 2 (0.081%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.081%) CentOS
16 1 (0.041%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.041%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 460 (18.68%) MVC
3 408 (16.57%) OO
4 255 (10.36%) Scrum
5 245 (9.95%) TDD
6 219 (8.90%) Software Engineering
7 209 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
8 204 (8.29%) Unit Testing
8 204 (8.29%) Web Development
9 145 (5.89%) SOA
9 145 (5.89%) iOS Development
10 140 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
11 138 (5.61%) OOP
12 101 (4.10%) BDD
13 84 (3.41%) Mobile Application Development
14 81 (3.29%) OOD
15 78 (3.17%) ETL
16 76 (3.09%) Multithreading
17 69 (2.80%) Content Management
18 67 (2.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 955 (38.79%) JavaScript
2 894 (36.31%) Java
3 848 (34.44%) C#
4 687 (27.90%) SQL
5 225 (9.14%) Python
6 216 (8.77%) C++
7 206 (8.37%) PHP
8 141 (5.73%) PL/SQL
9 130 (5.28%) T-SQL
10 122 (4.96%) VB.NET
11 119 (4.83%) Objective-C
12 105 (4.26%) Ruby
13 75 (3.05%) Shell Script
14 72 (2.92%) VB
15 57 (2.32%) Perl
16 43 (1.75%) Jython
17 42 (1.71%) Scala
18 35 (1.42%) VB6
19 33 (1.34%) ECMAScript
20 28 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 353 (14.34%) Degree
2 35 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (0.77%) PhD
5 16 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.28%) Sun Certification
7 5 (0.20%) HND
8 4 (0.16%) MCTS
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.12%) MCPD
10 2 (0.081%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.081%) HNC
10 2 (0.081%) OCP
11 1 (0.041%) IBM Certification
11 1 (0.041%) OCA
11 1 (0.041%) MCP
11 1 (0.041%) MCAD
11 1 (0.041%) MCSD
11 1 (0.041%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.14%) QA
2 22 (0.89%) SLA
3 14 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.081%) KVM
3 2 (0.081%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.081%) Xen
4 1 (0.041%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (0.28%) Capistrano
2 6 (0.24%) Puppet
2 6 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.20%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.20%) MOM
4 4 (0.16%) Ansible
5 2 (0.081%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.041%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 353 (14.34%) Microsoft
2 330 (13.40%) Oracle
3 187 (7.60%) JBoss
4 61 (2.48%) Red Hat
5 52 (2.11%) Sybase
6 47 (1.91%) Talend
7 39 (1.58%) Apple
8 36 (1.46%) Business Objects
8 36 (1.46%) Google
8 36 (1.46%) Zend
9 32 (1.30%) Adobe
9 32 (1.30%) Cognos
10 23 (0.93%) Facebook
11 18 (0.73%) VMware
11 18 (0.73%) SAP
11 18 (0.73%) Informatica
11 18 (0.73%) Twitter
12 15 (0.61%) TIBCO
13 12 (0.49%) IBM
14 11 (0.45%) HP
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus guaranteed, 30 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Tomorrow People
Salary: From £25,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Glasgow Area
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: full corporate benefits package
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent employee benefits & Bonus
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Dundee, Angus
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Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Highly competitive salary & benefits
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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