The median annual salary for a Applications Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 83 97
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 24 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.15% 1.20% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 1.28% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 5
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £50,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £43,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1064 1249 1280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.43% 93.35% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 687 836 780
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £64,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Edinburgh

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Edinburgh

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Edinburgh

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Applications 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 Edinburgh region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 19 (42.22%) XML
3 16 (35.56%) Oracle
3 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
4 15 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.11%) C#
5 14 (31.11%) .NET
6 13 (28.89%) Web Services
6 13 (28.89%) RESTful
7 12 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle 11i
8 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (24.44%) JDeveloper
8 11 (24.44%) MVC
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (24.44%) Finance
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle Applications
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle APEX
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle EBS R12
8 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 11 (24.44%) Personalization
9 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
9 10 (22.22%) Python
9 10 (22.22%) OO

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle 11i
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.78%) MySQL
4 7 (15.56%) RDBMS
5 5 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.44%) Redis
7 1 (2.22%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (24.44%) JDeveloper
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (11.11%) Mocha
4 3 (6.67%) Bugzilla
4 3 (6.67%) Subversion
4 3 (6.67%) Trac
5 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.44%) Xcode
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) XML
2 14 (31.11%) .NET
3 13 (28.89%) RESTful
3 13 (28.89%) Web Services
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (20.00%) CSS
5 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (17.78%) CSS3
5 8 (17.78%) HTML
5 8 (17.78%) HTML5
5 8 (17.78%) JSON
5 8 (17.78%) LESS
6 6 (13.33%) React
7 5 (11.11%) NHibernate
8 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.67%) jQuery
9 3 (6.67%) WCF
9 3 (6.67%) WPF
10 2 (4.44%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Augmented Reality
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (24.44%) MVC
2 11 (24.44%) Personalization
3 10 (22.22%) OO
4 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (20.00%) Web Development
5 5 (11.11%) Analytics
5 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) Image Processing
6 4 (8.89%) SDLC
7 3 (6.67%) OOP
7 3 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (6.67%) Refactoring
8 2 (4.44%) Android Development
8 2 (4.44%) BDD
8 2 (4.44%) Kanban
8 2 (4.44%) Open Source
8 2 (4.44%) TDD
8 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 14 (31.11%) C#
5 10 (22.22%) Python
6 9 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (6.67%) PHP
7 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Google
2 5 (11.11%) Vertica
3 4 (8.89%) Intel
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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