Period
to 22 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Web Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

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

Web Engineer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 145 132
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Engineer 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £62,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +12.73% -
10th Percentile £50,500 £58,500 £44,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,500 £63,500
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £62,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +24.00% +33.33%

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 2,363 2,525 2,128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 95.86% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,494 1,655 1,368
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Engineer in Edinburgh

Web Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Web Engineer in Edinburgh

Web Engineer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Engineer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Engineer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, Web Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Web Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Kafka
3 2 (33.33%) Protocol Buffers
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (33.33%) PostGIS
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) logstash
3 2 (33.33%) HDFS
3 2 (33.33%) Kibana
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Mesos

Web Engineer 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
1 1 (16.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Serverless
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) npm
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) OpenTSDB
1 2 (33.33%) Parquet
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Flex
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Thrift
1 2 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Kafka
1 2 (33.33%) PostGIS
1 2 (33.33%) Protocol Buffers
1 2 (33.33%) Samza
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Native
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Kibana
1 2 (33.33%) logstash
1 2 (33.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP