Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Programmer was - in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Software Programmer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 141 147
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.24% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Edinburgh median annual salary - - £40,000
Scotland median annual salary - £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -3.13% +6.67%

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 2364 2393 2732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.32% 94.44% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1486 1720
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%

Software Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Programmer in Edinburgh

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Software Programmer in Edinburgh