Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Developer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Graduate Software Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 142 158
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.075% 0.043% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.046% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
Scotland median annual salary £24,250 £25,000 -
% change year-on-year -3.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2579 2193 2919
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 95.35% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1437 1870
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,950 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Graduate Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Developer in Edinburgh

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Developer in Edinburgh

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Graduate 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 Edinburgh region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft