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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 123 85 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.08% 7.01% 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.97% 7.64% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 82 66 80
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,250 £45,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 1121 1112 1237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.89% 91.75% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 688 633 750
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 92 (39.48%) Java
2 90 (38.63%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (37.34%) C#
4 73 (31.33%) .NET
5 70 (30.04%) C++
6 68 (29.18%) Degree
7 60 (25.75%) Computer Science
8 59 (25.32%) JavaScript
9 50 (21.46%) Linux
10 49 (21.03%) Python
11 47 (20.17%) AngularJS
12 40 (17.17%) OO
13 37 (15.88%) SQL
14 33 (14.16%) SDLC
15 32 (13.73%) HTML
15 32 (13.73%) Finance
16 31 (13.30%) Open Source
17 28 (12.02%) Mathematics
18 27 (11.59%) CSS
19 26 (11.16%) ASP.NET
19 26 (11.16%) C
19 26 (11.16%) Security Cleared
20 25 (10.73%) MVC
21 24 (10.30%) Windows
21 24 (10.30%) .NET Framework
22 23 (9.87%) Hadoop
23 22 (9.44%) SQL Server
24 21 (9.01%) RESTful
25 20 (8.58%) Open Source Development
25 20 (8.58%) Neo4j

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.86%) JBoss
2 5 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.29%) Apache
4 2 (0.86%) Drupal
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.43%) SAS
5 1 (0.43%) Tornado
5 1 (0.43%) WildFly
5 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.43%) SaaS
2 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.29%) GitHub
3 3 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.43%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.58%) SSH
1 6 (2.58%) SSL
2 3 (1.29%) Network Security
3 2 (0.86%) ATM
4 1 (0.43%) AMQP
4 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.43%) NGN
4 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.43%) SMS
4 1 (0.43%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.87%) Hadoop
2 22 (9.44%) SQL Server
3 20 (8.58%) MongoDB
3 20 (8.58%) Neo4j
4 12 (5.15%) MySQL
5 7 (3.00%) Big Data
5 7 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.15%) GIS
7 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.29%) BigQuery
8 3 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.29%) Redis
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.86%) ArangoDB
9 2 (0.86%) Spatial Data
10 1 (0.43%) DB2
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (7.73%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.58%) Maven
3 9 (3.86%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.58%) GitLab
5 6 (2.58%) Subversion
6 5 (2.15%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.72%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.29%) JIRA
8 3 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.86%) gulp
10 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.43%) Xcode
General
1 32 (13.73%) Finance
2 7 (3.00%) Games
3 5 (2.15%) Electronics
4 3 (1.29%) German Language
4 3 (1.29%) Local Government
4 3 (1.29%) Military
5 2 (0.86%) Banking
5 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Automotive
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Publishing
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 140 (60.09%) Software Engineer
2 86 (36.91%) Developer
3 39 (16.74%) Java Developer
4 37 (15.88%) Java Engineer
5 36 (15.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 33 (14.16%) Software Developer
7 31 (13.30%) C++ Software Engineer
7 31 (13.30%) Senior Developer
8 27 (11.59%) Senior Software Engineer
9 24 (10.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 21 (9.01%) .NET Developer
10 21 (9.01%) Java Software Developer
11 20 (8.58%) Linux Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) C# Software Engineer
13 11 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
14 10 (4.29%) Embedded Engineer
14 10 (4.29%) Python Software Engineer
14 10 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
15 9 (3.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 8 (3.43%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (31.33%) .NET
2 47 (20.17%) AngularJS
3 32 (13.73%) HTML
4 27 (11.59%) CSS
5 26 (11.16%) ASP.NET
6 24 (10.30%) .NET Framework
7 21 (9.01%) RESTful
8 19 (8.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (8.15%) Spring
9 18 (7.73%) SOAP
9 18 (7.73%) Web Services
10 15 (6.44%) Entity Framework
11 14 (6.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (5.15%) jQuery
12 12 (5.15%) React
12 12 (5.15%) Ruby on Rails
13 11 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (4.72%) HTML5
14 10 (4.29%) Angular 2
15 9 (3.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 60 (25.75%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.73%) Algorithms
3 16 (6.87%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.86%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.72%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.29%) ASIC
6 3 (1.29%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (1.29%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.29%) Fintech
6 3 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.29%) Verilog
7 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.43%) Arduino
8 1 (0.43%) PACS
8 1 (0.43%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.43%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.46%) Linux
2 24 (10.30%) Windows
3 11 (4.72%) Android
3 11 (4.72%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.00%) Unix
5 4 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.43%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.63%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (17.17%) OO
3 33 (14.16%) SDLC
4 31 (13.30%) Open Source
5 28 (12.02%) Mathematics
6 25 (10.73%) MVC
7 20 (8.58%) Open Source Development
8 17 (7.30%) TDD
9 16 (6.87%) Physics
9 16 (6.87%) Scrum
10 15 (6.44%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.29%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (4.29%) SOA
11 10 (4.29%) Unit Testing
12 8 (3.43%) Android Development
12 8 (3.43%) BDD
12 8 (3.43%) High Availability
12 8 (3.43%) OOP
13 7 (3.00%) iOS Development
13 7 (3.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 92 (39.48%) Java
2 87 (37.34%) C#
3 70 (30.04%) C++
4 59 (25.32%) JavaScript
5 49 (21.03%) Python
6 37 (15.88%) SQL
7 26 (11.16%) C
8 18 (7.73%) PHP
8 18 (7.73%) Ruby
9 14 (6.01%) PL/SQL
10 10 (4.29%) Scala
11 7 (3.00%) Embedded C
12 5 (2.15%) Perl
13 4 (1.72%) GraphQL
13 4 (1.72%) Lisp
14 3 (1.29%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.29%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.29%) R
15 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (29.18%) Degree
2 26 (11.16%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.30%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (3.43%) PhD
6 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (1.72%) Firmware
2 2 (0.86%) Docker
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (6.01%) Oracle
2 9 (3.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.72%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.29%) Tableau
5 2 (0.86%) Google
5 2 (0.86%) Intel
5 2 (0.86%) Twitter
6 1 (0.43%) QNX
6 1 (0.43%) VMware
6 1 (0.43%) Xilinx
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Private Healthcare, Good Pensio
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Bright Purple Resourcing
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Abrecco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolve IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Amazing Beneifts
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Tectre Limited
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: bonus, share scheme, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: Addtional Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
SeeByte Ltd
Salary: (dependent on experience) + pension scheme and bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Good Employee Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago