The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 6 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 255 168 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.18% 11.75% 18.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.23% 54.02% 60.94%
Number of salaries quoted 194 112 138
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £25,651 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
358 311 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.52% 21.75% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 255 182 237
Average salary £45,000 £36,947 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Degree
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Degree Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Degree
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 197 (38.33%) Computer Science
2 173 (33.66%) Finance
3 157 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (30.35%) C#
5 141 (27.43%) Java
6 131 (25.49%) .NET
7 123 (23.93%) Linux
8 121 (23.54%) Software Engineering
9 113 (21.98%) SQL Server
10 107 (20.82%) Windows
11 103 (20.04%) JavaScript
12 98 (19.07%) Microsoft
13 95 (18.48%) HTML
13 95 (18.48%) SQL
14 91 (17.70%) C++
14 91 (17.70%) Project Management
15 85 (16.54%) Mathematics
16 80 (15.56%) CSS
17 67 (13.04%) XML
18 64 (12.45%) OO
19 61 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
20 60 (11.67%) Scrum
21 58 (11.28%) UNIX
22 57 (11.09%) Oracle
22 57 (11.09%) Web Services
23 51 (9.92%) C
23 51 (9.92%) Visual Studio
24 50 (9.73%) Banking
25 49 (9.53%) jQuery
26 48 (9.34%) MS Excel

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 19 (3.70%) Apache
2 17 (3.31%) WebLogic
3 16 (3.11%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.92%) MS Exchange
5 12 (2.33%) SAS
6 10 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.75%) JBoss
7 9 (1.75%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.75%) Lync
8 6 (1.17%) IIS
9 5 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.78%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.58%) WordPress
12 2 (0.39%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.19%) CMS
13 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 48 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.86%) MS Office
3 8 (1.56%) MS Project
4 7 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.78%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.58%) FLEXCUBE
4 3 (0.58%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.58%) Finacle
5 2 (0.39%) FRx
5 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.39%) HFM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.19%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.17%) Office 365
6 4 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.86%) Firewall
2 22 (4.28%) Ethernet
3 21 (4.09%) Internet
4 19 (3.70%) HTTP
5 13 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (1.75%) SAN
7 8 (1.56%) Wireshark
7 8 (1.56%) WAN
7 8 (1.56%) tcpdump
8 7 (1.36%) IP Telephony
9 6 (1.17%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.97%) LDAP
10 5 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.97%) SSH
11 4 (0.78%) Network Security
11 4 (0.78%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (0.78%) LAN
11 4 (0.78%) FTP
12 3 (0.58%) VPN
12 3 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.03%) Relational Database
3 18 (3.50%) Oracle Database
4 17 (3.31%) MySQL
4 17 (3.31%) RDBMS
5 10 (1.95%) Big Data
6 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.36%) SAP BW
7 7 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.97%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.78%) DB2
10 4 (0.78%) SAP BI
10 4 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (0.58%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.58%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 51 (9.92%) Visual Studio
2 29 (5.64%) Subversion
3 22 (4.28%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.75%) JIRA
4 9 (1.75%) Selenium
5 6 (1.17%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.97%) Clang
7 4 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.78%) Ant
7 4 (0.78%) JUnit
7 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.78%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.58%) ERwin
8 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.39%) Maven
10 1 (0.19%) NUnit
10 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 173 (33.66%) Finance
2 50 (9.73%) Banking
3 23 (4.47%) Games
4 22 (4.28%) Retail
5 21 (4.09%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.89%) Marketing
7 19 (3.70%) Electronics
8 16 (3.11%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.36%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.36%) Law
10 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.97%) Advertising
11 5 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.78%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.78%) French Language
13 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 2 (0.39%) Billing
14 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
14 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 165 (32.10%) Developer
2 79 (15.37%) Analyst
3 68 (13.23%) Software Developer
3 68 (13.23%) Software Engineer
4 43 (8.37%) C# Developer
5 39 (7.59%) Java Developer
6 29 (5.64%) Consultant
6 29 (5.64%) Senior Developer
7 28 (5.45%) Business Analyst
8 25 (4.86%) Architect
9 23 (4.47%) .NET Developer
9 23 (4.47%) QA Engineer
10 22 (4.28%) Project Manager
11 21 (4.09%) Senior Java Developer
12 18 (3.50%) C# Software Developer
13 17 (3.31%) Junior
14 15 (2.92%) Graduate
14 15 (2.92%) DBA
14 15 (2.92%) Oracle DBA
14 15 (2.92%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (25.49%) .NET
2 95 (18.48%) HTML
3 80 (15.56%) CSS
4 67 (13.04%) XML
5 57 (11.09%) Web Services
6 49 (9.53%) jQuery
7 47 (9.14%) ASP.NET
8 40 (7.78%) .NET Framework
9 35 (6.81%) Spring
10 34 (6.61%) WPF
11 30 (5.84%) Hibernate
12 23 (4.47%) OpenGL
12 23 (4.47%) Qt
12 23 (4.47%) HTML5
13 21 (4.09%) NHibernate
13 21 (4.09%) STL
14 20 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (3.31%) Regular Expression
16 16 (3.11%) MFC
16 16 (3.11%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 197 (38.33%) Computer Science
2 85 (16.54%) Mathematics
3 61 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (7.00%) Physics
5 31 (6.03%) Visualisation
6 30 (5.84%) Management Information System
7 16 (3.11%) Open Source
7 16 (3.11%) CUDA
8 14 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.33%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.33%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.33%) GIS
10 10 (1.95%) User Experience
11 8 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.56%) Equities
11 8 (1.56%) Statistics
12 7 (1.36%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.36%) PMI
13 6 (1.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 123 (23.93%) Linux
2 107 (20.82%) Windows
3 58 (11.28%) UNIX
4 19 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (3.50%) Android
6 15 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 12 (2.33%) Apple iOS
8 11 (2.14%) Debian
8 11 (2.14%) Mac OS X
9 9 (1.75%) Fedora
10 8 (1.56%) CentOS
10 8 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.97%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.97%) Solaris
13 4 (0.78%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.58%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (23.54%) Software Engineering
3 91 (17.70%) Project Management
4 64 (12.45%) OO
5 60 (11.67%) Scrum
6 42 (8.17%) TDD
7 41 (7.98%) MVC
8 39 (7.59%) Analytics
9 34 (6.61%) Unit Testing
10 33 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 32 (6.23%) Waterfall
12 30 (5.84%) Information Security
13 28 (5.45%) Mentoring
14 27 (5.25%) OOP
15 26 (5.06%) Service Delivery
15 26 (5.06%) Automated Testing
16 24 (4.67%) PRINCE2
17 23 (4.47%) ITIL
17 23 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (4.28%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 156 (30.35%) C#
2 141 (27.43%) Java
3 103 (20.04%) JavaScript
4 95 (18.48%) SQL
5 91 (17.70%) C++
6 51 (9.92%) C
7 46 (8.95%) Python
8 36 (7.00%) Perl
9 24 (4.67%) PL/SQL
10 16 (3.11%) VC++
11 14 (2.72%) PHP
12 11 (2.14%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.14%) Ruby
13 10 (1.95%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.75%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.56%) XPath
15 8 (1.56%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.17%) VBA
17 5 (0.97%) VB
17 5 (0.97%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (3.89%) PMI Certification
2 19 (3.70%) OCP
2 19 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
3 14 (2.72%) GIAC
4 13 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.53%) PMP
4 13 (2.53%) PhD
5 12 (2.33%) CISSP
5 12 (2.33%) CEH
6 9 (1.75%) SSCP
7 8 (1.56%) HND
8 7 (1.36%) ISEB
9 5 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.97%) CBAP
10 4 (0.78%) GWAPT
10 4 (0.78%) GPEN
10 4 (0.78%) OSCP
10 4 (0.78%) OSCE
10 4 (0.78%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.56%) QA
2 12 (2.33%) SLA
3 6 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) P3O
System Software
1 21 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.92%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.78%) Snort
7 3 (0.58%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.39%) vSphere
8 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.39%) Firmware
8 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.39%) XenApp
9 1 (0.19%) XenServer
9 1 (0.19%) Squid
9 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.56%) Puppet
1 8 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.78%) Munin
2 4 (0.78%) Nagios
2 4 (0.78%) Graphite
3 3 (0.58%) SCCM
4 2 (0.39%) WSUS
5 1 (0.19%) Control-M
5 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 98 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 57 (11.09%) Oracle
3 26 (5.06%) Cisco
4 12 (2.33%) Dell
5 11 (2.14%) VMware
6 10 (1.95%) Adobe
7 9 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.56%) SAP
8 8 (1.56%) HP
9 6 (1.17%) Google
10 5 (0.97%) Sybase
10 5 (0.97%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.78%) IBM
11 4 (0.78%) Informatica
11 4 (0.78%) Perforce
11 4 (0.78%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.58%) Twitter
12 3 (0.58%) Splunk
12 3 (0.58%) Planview
12 3 (0.58%) Teradata
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sumerian Europe
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary and package on offer
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per year - 12 months Fixed Term
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + pension, share options, medical etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago