The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 89 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 17 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.20% 0.21% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.42% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Cryptography
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
497 507 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.22% 34.92% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 321 315 249
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Edinburgh region.

Cryptography Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography.

1 44 (97.78%) Software Engineering
2 39 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 39 (86.67%) MVC
2 39 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 39 (86.67%) SQL
2 39 (86.67%) Ajax
2 39 (86.67%) NHibernate
2 39 (86.67%) .NET Framework
2 39 (86.67%) jQuery
2 39 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 39 (86.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 39 (86.67%) .NET
2 39 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 39 (86.67%) Amazon EC2
2 39 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 26 (57.78%) C#
5 24 (53.33%) MS Excel
6 22 (48.89%) Law
7 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.33%) zOS
8 6 (13.33%) Assembly Language
8 6 (13.33%) JCL
8 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.33%) Middleware
8 6 (13.33%) CICS
8 6 (13.33%) Mainframe
9 5 (11.11%) Banking

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.33%) CICS
Applications
1 24 (53.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 39 (86.67%) Amazon EC2
1 39 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 22 (48.89%) Law
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 22 (48.89%) Software Engineer
3 19 (42.22%) .NET Developer
3 19 (42.22%) C# Developer
3 19 (42.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (42.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (42.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (35.56%) Lead .NET Developer
4 16 (35.56%) Lead Developer
4 16 (35.56%) Lead C# Developer
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) CICS Programmer
5 6 (13.33%) Programmer
6 3 (6.67%) CICS Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Programmer
7 1 (2.22%) CICS Systems Programmer
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (86.67%) .NET
1 39 (86.67%) ASP.NET
1 39 (86.67%) Ajax
1 39 (86.67%) NHibernate
1 39 (86.67%) .NET Framework
1 39 (86.67%) jQuery
1 39 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 39 (86.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Software Engineering
2 39 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 39 (86.67%) MVC
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 3 (6.67%) Pair Programming
7 1 (2.22%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) JavaScript
1 39 (86.67%) SQL
2 30 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 26 (57.78%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) Assembly Language
4 6 (13.33%) JCL
5 1 (2.22%) Java