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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 866 835 1263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.27% 26.42% 33.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.34% 27.78% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 444 515 847
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
2763 3006 3622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.57% 95.13% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1906 2394
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +1 534 £42,000 +5.00% 54
Edinburgh +1 242 £40,711 +1.77% 30
Stirling 0 21 £47,500 +46.15% 1
West Lothian 0 21 £44,000 +17.33% 4
Dundee -1 12 £33,750 -20.58% 3
Renfrewshire -5 5 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Aberdeen -4 4 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Fife -5 4 £33,500 -10.66%
Aberdeenshire +6 3 £37,750 -20.52% 2
North Lanarkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Scottish Borders 0 1 £32,500 -13.33% 1
South Lanarkshire -1 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Falkirk - 1 £37,500 -
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 863 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
2 699 (40.17%) JavaScript
3 671 (38.56%) HTML
4 664 (38.16%) .NET
5 648 (37.24%) C#
6 607 (34.89%) CSS
7 579 (33.28%) Java
8 545 (31.32%) SQL
9 508 (29.20%) SQL Server
10 428 (24.60%) Finance
11 350 (20.11%) TDD
12 347 (19.94%) HTML5
13 344 (19.77%) Degree
14 342 (19.66%) ASP.NET
15 339 (19.48%) MVC
16 331 (19.02%) AngularJS
17 319 (18.33%) OO
18 310 (17.82%) jQuery
19 284 (16.32%) Oracle
20 281 (16.15%) Web Development
21 276 (15.86%) Microsoft
22 258 (14.83%) Scrum
23 246 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
24 237 (13.62%) XML
25 222 (12.76%) SDLC
26 220 (12.64%) Spring
27 214 (12.30%) CSS3
28 211 (12.13%) Unit Testing
29 207 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
30 201 (11.55%) Git (software)

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
1 106 (6.09%) SharePoint
2 96 (5.52%) CMS
3 55 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 53 (3.05%) Umbraco
5 45 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 44 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 39 (2.24%) JBoss
8 35 (2.01%) Drupal
9 34 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
10 33 (1.90%) Apache
11 28 (1.61%) IIS
12 23 (1.32%) Alfresco
13 16 (0.92%) Apache Spark
14 15 (0.86%) Joomla!
15 13 (0.75%) GemFire
15 13 (0.75%) Immediacy CMS
15 13 (0.75%) Kentico
15 13 (0.75%) Moodle
15 13 (0.75%) Sitefinity
16 12 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 149 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.63%) MS Office
3 8 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.40%) InVision
4 7 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.057%) GIMP
7 1 (0.057%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
1 23 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
4 19 (1.09%) Magento
5 16 (0.92%) Hi Portfolio
6 13 (0.75%) osCommerce
7 7 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.34%) Markit EDM
8 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
10 3 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
10 3 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (0.17%) Eikon
10 3 (0.17%) RMDS
11 2 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
12 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
12 1 (0.057%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.057%) Teamcenter
12 1 (0.057%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 73 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.07%) Office 365
4 28 (1.61%) SaaS
5 26 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (1.38%) IaaS
7 21 (1.21%) PaaS
8 20 (1.15%) Amazon S3
9 19 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 11 (0.63%) GitHub
11 6 (0.34%) Heroku
11 6 (0.34%) iTunes
12 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.11%) DigitalOcean
13 2 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.057%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.09%) Internet
2 6 (0.34%) HTTP
2 6 (0.34%) MQTT
3 4 (0.23%) LDAP
3 4 (0.23%) Wireless
4 3 (0.17%) Intranet
4 3 (0.17%) SSL
5 1 (0.057%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (29.20%) SQL Server
2 185 (10.63%) Relational Database
3 114 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 111 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 90 (5.17%) RDBMS
6 78 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
6 78 (4.48%) MySQL
7 71 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 66 (3.79%) NoSQL
9 60 (3.45%) Big Data
10 55 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
11 53 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 47 (2.70%) Hadoop
12 47 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
13 45 (2.59%) QlikView
14 41 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
15 34 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
16 33 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
17 25 (1.44%) MongoDB
17 25 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 201 (11.55%) Git (software)
2 142 (8.16%) Subversion
3 101 (5.80%) Jenkins
4 78 (4.48%) Eclipse
5 77 (4.43%) Maven
6 71 (4.08%) Visual Studio
7 62 (3.56%) JUnit
8 60 (3.45%) JIRA
9 54 (3.10%) Selenium
10 48 (2.76%) Grunt
10 48 (2.76%) gulp
11 40 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 36 (2.07%) Xcode
13 29 (1.67%) Bower
14 27 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
15 25 (1.44%) JDeveloper
16 24 (1.38%) Artifactory
16 24 (1.38%) Cucumber
17 21 (1.21%) Toad
18 20 (1.15%) PowerBuilder
General
1 428 (24.60%) Finance
2 176 (10.11%) Banking
3 59 (3.39%) Investment Banking
3 59 (3.39%) Marketing
4 39 (2.24%) Retail
5 23 (1.32%) Games
5 23 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.26%) Legal
7 20 (1.15%) Back Office
7 20 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 14 (0.80%) Automotive
9 12 (0.69%) Front Office
10 11 (0.63%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.52%) Private Banking
12 6 (0.34%) Electronics
13 5 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.29%) Law
14 3 (0.17%) German Language
14 3 (0.17%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 671 (38.56%) HTML
2 664 (38.16%) .NET
3 607 (34.89%) CSS
4 347 (19.94%) HTML5
5 342 (19.66%) ASP.NET
6 331 (19.02%) AngularJS
7 310 (17.82%) jQuery
8 237 (13.62%) XML
9 220 (12.64%) Spring
10 214 (12.30%) CSS3
11 193 (11.09%) Web Services
12 150 (8.62%) JSON
13 141 (8.10%) REST
14 137 (7.87%) Hibernate
15 136 (7.82%) Sass
16 131 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
17 128 (7.36%) .NET Framework
18 118 (6.78%) RESTful
19 106 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 87 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 246 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (10.75%) Computer Science
3 122 (7.01%) User Experience
4 73 (4.20%) Mobile App
5 62 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
5 62 (3.56%) Virtual Team
6 56 (3.22%) Derivative
7 50 (2.87%) Visualisation
8 37 (2.13%) Market Risk
9 34 (1.95%) OTC Derivatives
10 32 (1.84%) Fixed Income
10 32 (1.84%) Management Information System
11 31 (1.78%) Data Integration
12 25 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 24 (1.38%) Equities
14 22 (1.26%) Equity Derivative
15 19 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
16 18 (1.03%) Grid Computing
17 16 (0.92%) Data Structures
17 16 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 135 (7.76%) Unix
2 134 (7.70%) Linux
3 113 (6.49%) Apple iOS
4 106 (6.09%) Windows
5 98 (5.63%) Android
6 18 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.29%) CentOS
9 4 (0.23%) Debian
9 4 (0.23%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.17%) AIX
10 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.17%) Solaris
10 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 863 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (20.11%) TDD
3 339 (19.48%) MVC
4 319 (18.33%) OO
5 281 (16.15%) Web Development
6 258 (14.83%) Scrum
7 222 (12.76%) SDLC
8 211 (12.13%) Unit Testing
9 207 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
10 189 (10.86%) BDD
11 171 (9.83%) Software Engineering
12 155 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
13 103 (5.92%) Open Source
14 100 (5.75%) Mentoring
15 92 (5.29%) Front End Development
16 85 (4.89%) ETL
17 83 (4.77%) SOA
18 79 (4.54%) Asset Management
19 73 (4.20%) Analytics
20 71 (4.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 699 (40.17%) JavaScript
2 648 (37.24%) C#
3 579 (33.28%) Java
4 545 (31.32%) SQL
5 170 (9.77%) PHP
6 137 (7.87%) PL/SQL
7 130 (7.47%) Python
8 99 (5.69%) T-SQL
9 90 (5.17%) C++
10 70 (4.02%) Ruby
11 56 (3.22%) VB.NET
12 54 (3.10%) Perl
13 49 (2.82%) Apple Swift
13 49 (2.82%) Objective-C
14 42 (2.41%) Shell Script
15 32 (1.84%) Scala
16 31 (1.78%) VB
16 31 (1.78%) VBA
17 23 (1.32%) Korn
18 13 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 344 (19.77%) Degree
2 32 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 30 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.03%) MCSE
5 12 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (0.63%) MCP
7 6 (0.34%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.29%) OCA
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.17%) HND
10 2 (0.11%) MCSA
10 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.057%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.07%) SLA
2 22 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.21%) QA
4 2 (0.11%) ISO15022
4 2 (0.11%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.057%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (1.67%) Docker
2 5 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.23%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.057%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (1.09%) Kubernetes
1 19 (1.09%) Mesos
2 15 (0.86%) Rundeck
3 7 (0.40%) Oozie
3 7 (0.40%) Puppet
4 5 (0.29%) Ansible
5 2 (0.11%) MOM
5 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.057%) Control-M
6 1 (0.057%) Graphite
6 1 (0.057%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.057%) Nagios
6 1 (0.057%) Opsview
6 1 (0.057%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.057%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 284 (16.32%) Oracle
2 276 (15.86%) Microsoft
3 76 (4.37%) Sybase
4 54 (3.10%) Adobe
5 48 (2.76%) Cognos
6 38 (2.18%) Sitecore
7 28 (1.61%) Zend
8 27 (1.55%) Xamarin
9 23 (1.32%) Apple
10 22 (1.26%) IBM
11 21 (1.21%) SAP
12 20 (1.15%) Google
13 19 (1.09%) Facebook
13 19 (1.09%) Informatica
13 19 (1.09%) Talend
14 16 (0.92%) Ab Initio
15 15 (0.86%) Ektron
16 14 (0.80%) Tableau
17 13 (0.75%) Atlassian
17 13 (0.75%) Cegedim Rx
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