The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 9 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 234 216 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.66% 17.81% 23.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.58% 65.85% 67.41%
Number of salaries quoted 161 104 198
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
380 328 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.44% 27.04% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 242 164 288
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
Scotland

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 25 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 179 (40.41%) Computer Science
2 151 (34.09%) Java
3 146 (32.96%) C#
4 128 (28.89%) Software Engineering
5 124 (27.99%) .NET
6 111 (25.06%) Finance
7 104 (23.48%) HTML
8 98 (22.12%) JavaScript
9 89 (20.09%) C++
10 84 (18.96%) SQL
10 84 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
11 80 (18.06%) OO
12 78 (17.61%) CSS
13 75 (16.93%) Mathematics
14 73 (16.48%) Linux
15 66 (14.90%) Microsoft
16 65 (14.67%) SQL Server
17 59 (13.32%) Windows
18 57 (12.87%) XML
19 52 (11.74%) Project Management
19 52 (11.74%) UNIX
20 51 (11.51%) ASP.NET
20 51 (11.51%) Automated Testing
21 46 (10.38%) Business Analysis
21 46 (10.38%) Marketing
22 45 (10.16%) jQuery
22 45 (10.16%) MS Excel
23 41 (9.26%) Oracle
24 40 (9.03%) MVC
24 40 (9.03%) Physics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (5.64%) Apache
2 20 (4.51%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.26%) Node.js
5 6 (1.35%) IIS
5 6 (1.35%) SAS
6 5 (1.13%) CMS
6 5 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.68%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 39 (8.80%) MS Office
3 17 (3.84%) MS Project
4 10 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.90%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.45%) InDesign
7 1 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 9 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (2.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (2.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (1.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (1.13%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (1.13%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (1.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.13%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (1.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 3 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.45%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.06%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (2.71%) SaaS
3 4 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.29%) Internet
2 17 (3.84%) Ethernet
3 16 (3.61%) HTTP
4 8 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.13%) Firewall
5 5 (1.13%) Wireless
5 5 (1.13%) 3GPP
5 5 (1.13%) UMTS
5 5 (1.13%) RNC
5 5 (1.13%) HSPA
5 5 (1.13%) LTE
6 3 (0.68%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.68%) WAN
6 3 (0.68%) SAN
7 2 (0.45%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.45%) VPN
7 2 (0.45%) WLAN
7 2 (0.45%) LAN
7 2 (0.45%) VLAN
7 2 (0.45%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.09%) Relational Database
3 18 (4.06%) RDBMS
4 14 (3.16%) MySQL
5 13 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.03%) Big Data
8 8 (1.81%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (1.13%) OLAP
10 5 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.90%) Spotfire
11 4 (0.90%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (0.90%) QlikView
11 4 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (6.55%) Visual Studio
2 22 (4.97%) Subversion
3 13 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.48%) JUnit
5 10 (2.26%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.03%) TestNG
7 7 (1.58%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (1.58%) Selenium
8 6 (1.35%) InstallShield
8 6 (1.35%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.35%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.13%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.13%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 5 (1.13%) RSpec
9 5 (1.13%) MSTest
9 5 (1.13%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.68%) Ant
10 3 (0.68%) ERwin
General
1 111 (25.06%) Finance
2 46 (10.38%) Marketing
3 33 (7.45%) Banking
3 33 (7.45%) Games
4 21 (4.74%) Retail
5 18 (4.06%) Electronics
6 15 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.93%) Advertising
8 11 (2.48%) Retail Banking
9 10 (2.26%) Automotive
10 8 (1.81%) Legal
11 7 (1.58%) French Language
12 6 (1.35%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.35%) Law
13 5 (1.13%) Financial Institution
13 5 (1.13%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.90%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.68%) German Language
16 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.45%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 163 (36.79%) Developer
2 82 (18.51%) Software Engineer
3 73 (16.48%) Analyst
4 54 (12.19%) Java Developer
5 52 (11.74%) Software Developer
6 36 (8.13%) Senior Developer
7 27 (6.09%) Business Analyst
7 27 (6.09%) Junior
7 27 (6.09%) Systems Analyst
8 24 (5.42%) Graduate
9 23 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
9 23 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
10 22 (4.97%) .NET Developer
11 21 (4.74%) C++ Developer
12 20 (4.51%) C# Developer
13 19 (4.29%) Consultant
13 19 (4.29%) Junior Developer
13 19 (4.29%) C++ Software Developer
14 18 (4.06%) Senior C++ Developer
14 18 (4.06%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (27.99%) .NET
2 104 (23.48%) HTML
3 78 (17.61%) CSS
4 57 (12.87%) XML
5 51 (11.51%) ASP.NET
6 45 (10.16%) jQuery
7 30 (6.77%) Hibernate
8 29 (6.55%) Web Services
9 28 (6.32%) .NET Framework
10 26 (5.87%) XSLT
11 25 (5.64%) HTML5
12 23 (5.19%) Qt
12 23 (5.19%) WPF
13 22 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (4.97%) SOAP
14 21 (4.74%) Spring
14 21 (4.74%) Java EE
15 19 (4.29%) CSS3
16 18 (4.06%) NHibernate
17 17 (3.84%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 179 (40.41%) Computer Science
2 75 (16.93%) Mathematics
3 40 (9.03%) Physics
4 26 (5.87%) Visualisation
5 21 (4.74%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (4.29%) Open Source
8 16 (3.61%) CUDA
9 13 (2.93%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.58%) Social Media
10 7 (1.58%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.35%) Blog
11 6 (1.35%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.13%) Economics
12 5 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.13%) E-Learning
12 5 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.68%) FMCG
13 3 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (16.48%) Linux
2 59 (13.32%) Windows
3 52 (11.74%) UNIX
4 9 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.58%) Android
5 7 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.35%) Solaris
6 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.13%) AIX
7 5 (1.13%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.90%) Debian
8 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.90%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.45%) Fedora
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.45%) CentOS
10 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (28.89%) Software Engineering
2 84 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (18.06%) OO
4 52 (11.74%) Project Management
5 51 (11.51%) Automated Testing
6 46 (10.38%) Business Analysis
7 40 (9.03%) MVC
8 39 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 33 (7.45%) Scrum
11 32 (7.22%) TDD
12 27 (6.09%) Web Development
12 27 (6.09%) Unit Testing
13 26 (5.87%) OOP
14 25 (5.64%) Analytics
15 24 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (5.19%) SOA
16 23 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (4.74%) OOD
18 19 (4.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 151 (34.09%) Java
2 146 (32.96%) C#
3 98 (22.12%) JavaScript
4 89 (20.09%) C++
5 84 (18.96%) SQL
6 38 (8.58%) C
7 29 (6.55%) Python
8 27 (6.09%) Perl
9 20 (4.51%) Ruby
10 16 (3.61%) VC++
10 16 (3.61%) VB.NET
11 15 (3.39%) PL/SQL
11 15 (3.39%) Objective-C
12 13 (2.93%) CoffeeScript
13 10 (2.26%) PHP
14 8 (1.81%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.13%) VB
15 5 (1.13%) XQuery
16 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (4.51%) PhD
2 15 (3.39%) Postgraduate
3 11 (2.48%) ISEB
4 10 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.35%) MBA
5 6 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.13%) CBAP
6 5 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.13%) OCP
6 5 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.90%) CISA
8 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.68%) CEH
8 3 (0.68%) CISSP
9 2 (0.45%) HNC
9 2 (0.45%) HND
9 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.23%) PMP
10 1 (0.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.09%) QA
2 9 (2.03%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.35%) SLA
4 4 (0.90%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.45%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.45%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.45%) XenServer
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
3 1 (0.23%) Gluster
3 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.23%) KVM
3 1 (0.23%) Snort
3 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.13%) Capistrano
2 4 (0.90%) Puppet
2 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.26%) Oracle
3 17 (3.84%) JBoss
3 17 (3.84%) VMware
4 9 (2.03%) Adobe
5 7 (1.58%) HP
6 6 (1.35%) Google
6 6 (1.35%) Tableau
7 5 (1.13%) BT
7 5 (1.13%) Citrix
7 5 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.13%) Reuters
8 4 (0.90%) SAP
8 4 (0.90%) Sybase
9 3 (0.68%) Dell
9 3 (0.68%) EMC
9 3 (0.68%) IBM
9 3 (0.68%) Informatica
9 3 (0.68%) Perforce
10 2 (0.45%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Posted: 16 days ago