The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 18 22 18
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 114 113 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.12% 8.46% 10.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.87% 9.31% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71 92 90
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1049 1214 1191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.08% 90.87% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 679 817 712
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Edinburgh

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Edinburgh

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Edinburgh

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 95 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (40.59%) Java
3 73 (36.14%) C#
4 63 (31.19%) JavaScript
5 58 (28.71%) .NET
6 48 (23.76%) AngularJS
7 45 (22.28%) Degree
8 43 (21.29%) Python
9 42 (20.79%) OO
9 42 (20.79%) C++
10 41 (20.30%) Linux
11 38 (18.81%) MVC
12 37 (18.32%) HTML
13 33 (16.34%) Computer Science
14 28 (13.86%) ASP.NET
14 28 (13.86%) CSS
15 24 (11.88%) SQL Server
15 24 (11.88%) Ruby
16 23 (11.39%) Git (software)
16 23 (11.39%) SQL
17 22 (10.89%) React
17 22 (10.89%) SDLC
18 21 (10.40%) Scrum
18 21 (10.40%) C
18 21 (10.40%) PHP
18 21 (10.40%) TDD
19 20 (9.90%) Finance
19 20 (9.90%) Open Source
19 20 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web API
20 19 (9.41%) Mentoring

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.96%) JBoss
2 7 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.49%) Apache
3 3 (1.49%) IIS
3 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.99%) Drupal
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Liferay
5 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.92%) SaaS
2 10 (4.95%) GitHub
3 6 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.98%) Slack
6 3 (1.49%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.48%) HTTP
2 3 (1.49%) Network Security
3 2 (0.99%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.99%) Wireless
4 1 (0.50%) 3G
4 1 (0.50%) 4G
4 1 (0.50%) 5G
4 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.50%) DECT
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.50%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.41%) MongoDB
3 15 (7.43%) Hadoop
4 14 (6.93%) MySQL
5 12 (5.94%) Neo4j
6 9 (4.46%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.47%) Big Data
8 6 (2.97%) ArangoDB
9 5 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.49%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.99%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.99%) GIS
12 2 (0.99%) HBase
12 2 (0.99%) Impala
12 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.99%) Redis
12 2 (0.99%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 23 (11.39%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.94%) Subversion
3 8 (3.96%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.96%) Maven
4 6 (2.97%) Ant
4 6 (2.97%) Selenium
5 5 (2.48%) webpack
6 4 (1.98%) Travis CI
6 4 (1.98%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.49%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.49%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.49%) Trac
8 2 (0.99%) Babel
8 2 (0.99%) Mocha
8 2 (0.99%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.99%) Xcode
9 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 20 (9.90%) Finance
2 7 (3.47%) Banking
3 6 (2.97%) Marketing
4 5 (2.48%) German Language
5 4 (1.98%) Local Government
5 4 (1.98%) Retail
6 2 (0.99%) Electronics
6 2 (0.99%) Games
6 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (55.45%) Software Engineer
2 72 (35.64%) Developer
3 35 (17.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 29 (14.36%) Senior Developer
5 26 (12.87%) Java Developer
6 24 (11.88%) Software Developer
7 23 (11.39%) .NET Developer
8 22 (10.89%) Java Engineer
9 20 (9.90%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (7.43%) C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (5.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 10 (4.95%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (4.95%) Embedded Engineer
12 10 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (4.46%) Applications Developer
13 9 (4.46%) Java Software Developer
14 8 (3.96%) C# Software Engineer
14 8 (3.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 8 (3.96%) JavaScript Engineer
15 7 (3.47%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (28.71%) .NET
2 48 (23.76%) AngularJS
3 37 (18.32%) HTML
4 28 (13.86%) ASP.NET
4 28 (13.86%) CSS
5 22 (10.89%) React
6 20 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (9.41%) Spring
8 18 (8.91%) .NET Framework
9 15 (7.43%) HTML5
9 15 (7.43%) Node.js
9 15 (7.43%) Ruby on Rails
10 14 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (6.93%) Hibernate
10 14 (6.93%) Web Services
11 13 (6.44%) RESTful
11 13 (6.44%) WCF
12 11 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (4.46%) Entity Framework
13 9 (4.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.34%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.93%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.44%) Algorithms
4 12 (5.94%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.97%) Augmented Reality
6 5 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.48%) Social Media
7 4 (1.98%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (1.98%) Blog
7 4 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.98%) User Experience
8 2 (0.99%) ASIC
8 2 (0.99%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.99%) Fintech
8 2 (0.99%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Arduino
9 1 (0.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.50%) PACS
9 1 (0.50%) Verilog
9 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.30%) Linux
2 19 (9.41%) Windows
3 17 (8.42%) Android
4 13 (6.44%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.98%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.98%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.49%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.49%) Unix
7 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (20.79%) OO
3 38 (18.81%) MVC
4 22 (10.89%) SDLC
5 21 (10.40%) Scrum
5 21 (10.40%) TDD
6 20 (9.90%) Open Source
7 19 (9.41%) Mentoring
8 12 (5.94%) SOA
9 10 (4.95%) Coaching
10 9 (4.46%) Android Development
10 9 (4.46%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (4.46%) OOP
10 9 (4.46%) Open Source Development
10 9 (4.46%) Unit Testing
11 8 (3.96%) Kanban
11 8 (3.96%) Mathematics
11 8 (3.96%) Mobile Development
11 8 (3.96%) Web Development
12 7 (3.47%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 82 (40.59%) Java
2 73 (36.14%) C#
3 63 (31.19%) JavaScript
4 43 (21.29%) Python
5 42 (20.79%) C++
6 24 (11.88%) Ruby
7 23 (11.39%) SQL
8 21 (10.40%) C
8 21 (10.40%) PHP
9 9 (4.46%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.47%) Embedded C
11 6 (2.97%) GraphQL
12 5 (2.48%) Perl
13 4 (1.98%) Scala
14 3 (1.49%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.49%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.99%) ES6
15 2 (0.99%) R
16 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.50%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 45 (22.28%) Degree
2 10 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.97%) Docker
2 4 (1.98%) Firmware
3 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.50%) KVM
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.96%) Puppet
2 4 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.99%) Ansible
3 2 (0.99%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.50%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (4.46%) Oracle
2 7 (3.47%) Google
2 7 (3.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.48%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.48%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.98%) Intel
5 3 (1.49%) Talend
5 3 (1.49%) Twitter
5 3 (1.49%) VMware
6 2 (0.99%) AppDynamics
6 2 (0.99%) Splunk
7 1 (0.50%) Freescale
7 1 (0.50%) QNX
7 1 (0.50%) Tableau
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