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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 123 156 141
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 9 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.23% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.24% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 19
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £44,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,750 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,786 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.42% +11.11%
Senior Software 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
2241 2941 3169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.61% 95.21% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1417 1918 2070
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +18 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Edinburgh +18 2 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Dundee -1 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Senior Software Developer
UK

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
5 10 (47.62%) HTML
5 10 (47.62%) .NET
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) Finance
8 7 (33.33%) Marketing
8 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
8 7 (33.33%) C++
8 7 (33.33%) CSS
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (28.57%) TDD
10 5 (23.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (23.81%) MVC
10 5 (23.81%) Electronics
10 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
10 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
10 5 (23.81%) Scrum
10 5 (23.81%) Python
10 5 (23.81%) SAP
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 5 (23.81%) Data Structures
10 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
11 4 (19.05%) Big Data

Senior 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 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Moq
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (33.33%) Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) Electronics
3 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.76%) Games
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.52%) DirectX
5 2 (9.52%) jQuery
5 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
5 2 (9.52%) Spring
5 2 (9.52%) WCF
5 2 (9.52%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) XSLT
6 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.76%) REST
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) RichFaces
6 1 (4.76%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
1 5 (23.81%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Kanban
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) CAD
7 2 (9.52%) CAE
7 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) C++
6 5 (23.81%) Python
7 4 (19.05%) Ruby
8 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
10 1 (4.76%) Delphi
10 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
10 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Charles River
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
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