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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 123 140 135
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 11 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.37% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.39% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 25
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £36,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £53,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
2132 2824 2908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.57% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1863 1923
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram 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 21 January 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
Renfrewshire - 5 £45,000 -
Glasgow +23 4 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Edinburgh +6 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Senior Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 19 (82.61%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) .NET
4 11 (47.83%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
5 8 (34.78%) MVC
5 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (26.09%) WCF
8 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 5 (21.74%) Marketing
8 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) C++
8 5 (21.74%) VB
8 5 (21.74%) CSS
8 5 (21.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (17.39%) Web Development
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
10 3 (13.04%) Subversion
10 3 (13.04%) Spring
10 3 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas

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 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (21.74%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
1 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (26.09%) WCF
4 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) Spring
6 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.70%) DirectX
6 2 (8.70%) OpenGL
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) XSLT
7 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.35%) Middleware
7 1 (4.35%) Play Framework
7 1 (4.35%) REST
7 1 (4.35%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
1 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Web Development
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) CAD
6 2 (8.70%) CAE
6 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.70%) Kanban
6 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) C++
5 5 (21.74%) VB
6 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Python
7 2 (8.70%) Ruby
8 1 (4.35%) Delphi
8 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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