The median annual salary for a Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Web Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 71 50
Rank change year-on-year +4 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 34 23 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.78% 1.91% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 1.99% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 37
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +11.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,550 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 1158 1158 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.94% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 714 667 838
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Edinburgh

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Web Developer in Edinburgh

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Developer in Edinburgh

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Web 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 Web Developer in the job title.

1 55 (96.49%) JavaScript
2 54 (94.74%) Web Development
3 41 (71.93%) CSS
4 37 (64.91%) HTML
5 34 (59.65%) AngularJS
6 29 (50.88%) C#
7 28 (49.12%) .NET
7 28 (49.12%) HTML5
8 23 (40.35%) CMS
9 21 (36.84%) CSS3
10 18 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (29.82%) Finance
12 16 (28.07%) MVC
13 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (24.56%) PHP
13 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET
14 13 (22.81%) Linux
14 13 (22.81%) Backbone.js
15 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
15 12 (21.05%) Web Services
15 12 (21.05%) MySQL
16 11 (19.30%) jQuery
16 11 (19.30%) Sitecore CMS
16 11 (19.30%) Sitecore
16 11 (19.30%) React
17 10 (17.54%) RESTful
17 10 (17.54%) Degree
17 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (17.54%) LESS
17 10 (17.54%) Ember.js

Web 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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (40.35%) CMS
2 11 (19.30%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (14.04%) Umbraco
4 6 (10.53%) Content Management Server
4 6 (10.53%) Drupal
4 6 (10.53%) WordPress
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Moodle
5 1 (1.75%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) MySQL
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) gulp
4 1 (1.75%) Ant
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (71.93%) CSS
2 37 (64.91%) HTML
3 34 (59.65%) AngularJS
4 28 (49.12%) .NET
4 28 (49.12%) HTML5
5 21 (36.84%) CSS3
6 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET
7 13 (22.81%) Backbone.js
8 12 (21.05%) Web Services
9 11 (19.30%) jQuery
9 11 (19.30%) React
10 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (17.54%) Ember.js
10 10 (17.54%) LESS
10 10 (17.54%) RESTful
11 9 (15.79%) Symfony
12 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
13 7 (12.28%) JSON
13 7 (12.28%) XML
14 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.02%) Fintech
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.75%) Pricing Data
4 1 (1.75%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Android
2 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (94.74%) Web Development
2 18 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (28.07%) MVC
4 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) Content Management
5 6 (10.53%) Web Design
6 5 (8.77%) OO
7 4 (7.02%) Analytics
7 4 (7.02%) Android Development
7 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.02%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.02%) iOS Development
7 4 (7.02%) Scrum
8 3 (5.26%) B2B
8 3 (5.26%) SDLC
9 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.51%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.51%) Open Source
9 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.51%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) JavaScript
2 29 (50.88%) C#
3 14 (24.56%) PHP
4 10 (17.54%) SQL
5 9 (15.79%) Java
6 8 (14.04%) Python
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Sitecore
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Vertica
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Progress
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
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