to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - - 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median annual salary - - -
Scotland median annual salary £47,250 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.09% +19.44% +8.43%

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
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% -7.65%
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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Aberdeen

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Aberdeen