The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 26 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 170 127 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.59% 4.31% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.90% 4.51% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 95 69 118
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
2151 2818 3006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.98% 95.56% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1813 1908
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 +28 96 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Edinburgh +20 62 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Renfrewshire - 7 £45,000 -
West Lothian -3 1 £41,000 -18.00%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £48,000 -
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 151 (46.18%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (37.92%) JavaScript
3 121 (37.00%) C#
4 114 (34.86%) Java
5 108 (33.03%) SQL
6 104 (31.80%) .NET
7 100 (30.58%) HTML
8 91 (27.83%) SQL Server
9 87 (26.61%) CSS
10 79 (24.16%) Finance
11 78 (23.85%) MVC
12 75 (22.94%) AngularJS
13 54 (16.51%) Microsoft
13 54 (16.51%) ASP.NET
14 51 (15.60%) OO
15 44 (13.46%) Software Engineering
15 44 (13.46%) Relational Database
16 43 (13.15%) HTML5
17 42 (12.84%) Spring
17 42 (12.84%) Oracle
18 37 (11.31%) Web Development
19 36 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 36 (11.01%) Mentoring
20 35 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
20 35 (10.70%) Scrum
21 34 (10.40%) T-SQL
21 34 (10.40%) Git (software)
22 31 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
22 31 (9.48%) ETL
22 31 (9.48%) Ajax

Senior 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 11 (3.36%) CMS
2 10 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.45%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.14%) JBoss
4 7 (2.14%) NetWeaver
4 7 (2.14%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.53%) Apache
6 3 (0.92%) IIS
6 3 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.92%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.61%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.61%) SAS
7 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.31%) Drupal
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.31%) SilverStripe
8 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.98%) SaaS
3 10 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) HTTP
1 2 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) Intranet
2 1 (0.31%) SNMP
2 1 (0.31%) SSH
2 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (27.83%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.46%) Relational Database
3 36 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (7.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (6.42%) RDBMS
8 20 (6.12%) NoSQL
9 18 (5.50%) Oracle Database
10 17 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (4.59%) MySQL
12 12 (3.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (3.36%) Big Data
13 11 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (3.06%) DB2
14 10 (3.06%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 10 (3.06%) Oracle9i Database
15 6 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
16 5 (1.53%) KDB
Development Applications
1 34 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.20%) gulp
2 17 (5.20%) Maven
2 17 (5.20%) PVCS
3 16 (4.89%) Bower
3 16 (4.89%) Grunt
4 11 (3.36%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.36%) Subversion
5 10 (3.06%) Talend Open Studio
5 10 (3.06%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.75%) Android Studio
6 9 (2.75%) Selenium
7 8 (2.45%) Ant
7 8 (2.45%) JUnit
8 6 (1.83%) JIRA
9 5 (1.53%) Artifactory
9 5 (1.53%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.53%) Genymotion
10 4 (1.22%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 79 (24.16%) Finance
2 26 (7.95%) Banking
3 16 (4.89%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.75%) Games
5 7 (2.14%) Retail
6 6 (1.83%) Automotive
6 6 (1.83%) Marketing
7 5 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.31%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (31.80%) .NET
2 100 (30.58%) HTML
3 87 (26.61%) CSS
4 75 (22.94%) AngularJS
5 54 (16.51%) ASP.NET
6 43 (13.15%) HTML5
7 42 (12.84%) Spring
8 31 (9.48%) Ajax
9 28 (8.56%) Ember.js
10 26 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (7.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (6.42%) Hibernate
12 21 (6.42%) jQuery
12 21 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (6.12%) Sass
13 20 (6.12%) XML
14 19 (5.81%) Backbone.js
15 18 (5.50%) J2EE
16 16 (4.89%) WCF
17 15 (4.59%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.26%) User Experience
2 21 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.53%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.22%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.22%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (1.22%) Derivative
8 3 (0.92%) Clustering
8 3 (0.92%) FMCG
8 3 (0.92%) Replication
9 2 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.61%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (0.61%) W3C
10 1 (0.31%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.31%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.56%) Unix
2 19 (5.81%) Android
2 19 (5.81%) Linux
3 10 (3.06%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.14%) Windows
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (46.18%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (23.85%) MVC
3 51 (15.60%) OO
4 44 (13.46%) Software Engineering
5 37 (11.31%) Web Development
6 36 (11.01%) Mentoring
7 35 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (10.70%) Scrum
8 31 (9.48%) ETL
9 24 (7.34%) TDD
10 22 (6.73%) Infrastructure Management
11 19 (5.81%) Mobile Development
11 19 (5.81%) Unit Testing
12 18 (5.50%) Functional Testing
13 17 (5.20%) Android Development
14 16 (4.89%) Time Management
15 15 (4.59%) Data Modelling
15 15 (4.59%) Responsive Web Design
15 15 (4.59%) Web Design
16 14 (4.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 124 (37.92%) JavaScript
2 121 (37.00%) C#
3 114 (34.86%) Java
4 108 (33.03%) SQL
5 34 (10.40%) T-SQL
6 26 (7.95%) PL/SQL
7 20 (6.12%) Python
8 19 (5.81%) C++
9 16 (4.89%) PHP
10 15 (4.59%) Ruby
11 13 (3.98%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.75%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.83%) Perl
14 5 (1.53%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.53%) GraphQL
14 5 (1.53%) VB
15 4 (1.22%) C
15 4 (1.22%) Clojure
15 4 (1.22%) Scala
16 3 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (7.34%) Degree
2 11 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.61%) HND
4 1 (0.31%) MCP
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.14%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.61%) MiFID
3 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.92%) Docker
2 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 42 (12.84%) Oracle
3 17 (5.20%) Xamarin
4 11 (3.36%) MicroStrategy
5 10 (3.06%) Talend
6 8 (2.45%) SAP
7 7 (2.14%) IBM
8 4 (1.22%) Alterian
8 4 (1.22%) Google
8 4 (1.22%) Intel
8 4 (1.22%) Sybase
9 3 (0.92%) Nintex
10 2 (0.61%) Adobe
10 2 (0.61%) Perforce
10 2 (0.61%) Twitter
10 2 (0.61%) Zend
11 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.31%) Tableau
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