Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in the Scottish Borders during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
Scotland > Scottish Borders
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders - 40.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Scottish Borders median annual salary - £31,250 -
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.64% +9.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Scottish Borders. 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
Scottish Borders
Permanent vacancies in the Scottish Borders with a recognized job title 2 10 5
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Scottish Borders median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -21.05% +83.13%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,500 £28,975
90th Percentile £37,500 £44,250 £48,575
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Scottish Borders

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in the Scottish Borders

Software Developer
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the Scottish Borders.

Salary trend for Software Developer in the Scottish Borders