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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 90 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 15 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.15% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.15% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
476 475 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.77% 34.82% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 310 281 271
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 26 January 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 53 (98.15%) Software Engineering
2 48 (88.89%) jQuery
2 48 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (88.89%) .NET
2 48 (88.89%) MVC
3 47 (87.04%) E-Commerce
3 47 (87.04%) JavaScript
3 47 (87.04%) SQL
3 47 (87.04%) Amazon EC2
3 47 (87.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 47 (87.04%) Ajax
3 47 (87.04%) NHibernate
3 47 (87.04%) .NET Framework
4 46 (85.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 46 (85.19%) ASP.NET
5 37 (68.52%) T-SQL
6 31 (57.41%) C#
7 28 (51.85%) MS Excel
8 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (38.89%) Law
10 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.96%) TDD
12 6 (11.11%) Pair Programming
12 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 6 (11.11%) CICS
12 6 (11.11%) Assembly Language
12 6 (11.11%) zOS
12 6 (11.11%) JCL
12 6 (11.11%) Middleware
12 6 (11.11%) Mainframe

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (11.11%) CICS
Applications
1 28 (51.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 48 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (87.04%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 21 (38.89%) Law
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Developer
2 27 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 23 (42.59%) .NET Developer
4 21 (38.89%) Senior Software Engineer
5 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (35.19%) C# Developer
5 19 (35.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (35.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (29.63%) Lead .NET Developer
6 16 (29.63%) Lead Developer
6 16 (29.63%) Lead C# Developer
7 8 (14.81%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (14.81%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) CICS Programmer
8 6 (11.11%) Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) CICS Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Junior
10 2 (3.70%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.85%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (88.89%) .NET
1 48 (88.89%) jQuery
2 47 (87.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 47 (87.04%) Ajax
2 47 (87.04%) NHibernate
2 47 (87.04%) .NET Framework
3 46 (85.19%) ASP.NET
3 46 (85.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (11.11%) Middleware
5 3 (5.56%) WCF
6 2 (3.70%) CSS
6 2 (3.70%) HTML
7 1 (1.85%) REST
7 1 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.85%) SOAP
7 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (98.15%) Software Engineering
2 48 (88.89%) MVC
3 47 (87.04%) E-Commerce
4 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 7 (12.96%) TDD
7 6 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.85%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.85%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (1.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) JavaScript
1 47 (87.04%) SQL
2 37 (68.52%) T-SQL
3 31 (57.41%) C#
4 6 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 6 (11.11%) JCL
5 2 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) C
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Optimus Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago