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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 96 89 104
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 1 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.079% 1.19% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 3.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
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
622 507 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.90% 37.64% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 417 299 296
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) WCF
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft