Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 16 21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - 3.70% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.80% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Aberdeen median annual salary - £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.15% -8.33%
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies in Aberdeen with a recognized job title 82 79 95
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.25% 97.53% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69 44 62
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +12.10% -9.77%
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,850 £22,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Aberdeen

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Aberdeen