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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 81 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 18 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.32% - 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.73% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Average salary £51,250 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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
482 515 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.42% 33.90% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 277 316 253
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,700
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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 25 (78.13%) Software Engineering
3 24 (75.00%) MVC
3 24 (75.00%) .NET
3 24 (75.00%) jQuery
3 24 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (71.88%) Entity Framework
4 23 (71.88%) Ajax
4 23 (71.88%) NHibernate
4 23 (71.88%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
4 23 (71.88%) E-Commerce
4 23 (71.88%) .NET Framework
5 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
5 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (50.00%) T-SQL
8 13 (40.63%) C#
9 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
10 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
11 6 (18.75%) Degree
11 6 (18.75%) COBIT
11 6 (18.75%) SCADA
11 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
11 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 6 (18.75%) MBA
11 6 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (18.75%) Information Security
11 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
11 6 (18.75%) Finance

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 2 (6.25%) CICS
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (71.88%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) LAN
1 6 (18.75%) WLAN
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 15 (46.88%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Information Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Security Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Security Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Security Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) .NET
1 24 (75.00%) jQuery
2 23 (71.88%) Entity Framework
2 23 (71.88%) Ajax
2 23 (71.88%) NHibernate
2 23 (71.88%) .NET Framework
3 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (3.13%) REST
5 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.13%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 6 (18.75%) SCADA
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile Payment
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) UNIX
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Software Engineering
2 24 (75.00%) MVC
3 23 (71.88%) E-Commerce
4 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.75%) Cyber Security
6 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
6 6 (18.75%) Information Assurance
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) TDD
6 6 (18.75%) Benchmarking
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (18.75%) Information Security
7 5 (15.63%) Pair Programming
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (3.13%) People Management
9 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (40.63%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) Assembly Language
5 2 (6.25%) JCL
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) CISSP
1 6 (18.75%) CISA
1 6 (18.75%) CISM
1 6 (18.75%) MBA
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (18.75%) COBIT
1 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft