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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 6 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 221 218 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.05% 13.14% 19.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.31% 56.33% 65.37%
Number of salaries quoted 159 148 140
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £51,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
379 387 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.52% 23.33% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 223 250 198
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 17 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 170 (36.40%) Finance
2 155 (33.19%) Computer Science
3 152 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (26.98%) Java
5 116 (24.84%) Software Engineering
6 112 (23.98%) C#
7 109 (23.34%) JavaScript
8 104 (22.27%) Windows
9 101 (21.63%) .NET
10 95 (20.34%) Project Management
11 86 (18.42%) Linux
12 73 (15.63%) Banking
13 72 (15.42%) Microsoft
14 71 (15.20%) Web Services
15 69 (14.78%) SQL Server
16 67 (14.35%) SQL
17 64 (13.70%) Scrum
18 58 (12.42%) C++
18 58 (12.42%) Python
19 57 (12.21%) Mathematics
20 56 (11.99%) UNIX
21 54 (11.56%) HTML
22 51 (10.92%) TDD
23 50 (10.71%) CSS
24 48 (10.28%) OO
24 48 (10.28%) MS Excel
24 48 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
25 47 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
26 45 (9.64%) Oracle
26 45 (9.64%) MVC

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 20 (4.28%) NetWeaver
2 19 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.21%) SAS
4 14 (3.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (2.57%) IIS
6 10 (2.14%) JBoss
7 8 (1.71%) Apache
7 8 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.71%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.50%) IBM Notes
9 6 (1.28%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.07%) ArcGIS
10 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.86%) Lync
12 3 (0.64%) WordPress
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.43%) CMS
14 1 (0.21%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 48 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.64%) MS Office
3 7 (1.50%) MS Project
4 4 (0.86%) SPSS
5 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.71%) SAP FI
1 8 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (1.50%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.28%) assyst
4 5 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.64%) Finacle
5 3 (0.64%) FLEXCUBE
5 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.64%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.43%) FINCAD Analytics
7 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 48 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.50%) SaaS
2 7 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.43%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.00%) Ethernet
2 26 (5.57%) Internet
3 18 (3.85%) Firewall
4 10 (2.14%) Intranet
4 10 (2.14%) SAN
5 8 (1.71%) LAN
6 7 (1.50%) DNS
6 7 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.28%) WLAN
7 6 (1.28%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.07%) WAN
9 3 (0.64%) VoIP
9 3 (0.64%) HTTP
9 3 (0.64%) NAS
9 3 (0.64%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.43%) SSL
10 2 (0.43%) CTI
10 2 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.21%) Wireless
11 1 (0.21%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.93%) Relational Database
3 22 (4.71%) SAP BW
4 20 (4.28%) SAP BI
4 20 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (3.00%) MySQL
6 13 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.50%) MS Access
8 7 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.86%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.86%) Big Data
10 3 (0.64%) Informix
10 3 (0.64%) DB2
10 3 (0.64%) Ingres
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.43%) OLAP
11 2 (0.43%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 36 (7.71%) Visual Studio
2 22 (4.71%) Subversion
3 10 (2.14%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.50%) Selenium
5 6 (1.28%) Clang
6 3 (0.64%) Ant
6 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.43%) ERwin
8 1 (0.21%) NUnit
8 1 (0.21%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.21%) Maven
8 1 (0.21%) JIRA
8 1 (0.21%) GCC
8 1 (0.21%) QUnit
8 1 (0.21%) Emacs
8 1 (0.21%) QAComplete
8 1 (0.21%) PhpStorm
General
1 170 (36.40%) Finance
2 73 (15.63%) Banking
3 40 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.50%) Electronics
5 20 (4.28%) Retail
6 15 (3.21%) Marketing
7 10 (2.14%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.50%) Games
9 6 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.86%) Billing
11 2 (0.43%) Avionics
11 2 (0.43%) Front Office
11 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 120 (25.70%) Developer
2 77 (16.49%) Analyst
3 58 (12.42%) Software Engineer
4 50 (10.71%) Consultant
5 49 (10.49%) Software Developer
6 31 (6.64%) Project Manager
7 25 (5.35%) Architect
7 25 (5.35%) Java Developer
7 25 (5.35%) C# Developer
7 25 (5.35%) SAP Consultant
8 20 (4.28%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 20 (4.28%) Senior Developer
9 19 (4.07%) Business Consultant
10 18 (3.85%) SAP BI Consultant
11 17 (3.64%) SAP Business Consultant
11 17 (3.64%) Business Analyst
12 16 (3.43%) Graduate
13 15 (3.21%) Security Analyst
14 13 (2.78%) QA Engineer
14 13 (2.78%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (21.63%) .NET
2 71 (15.20%) Web Services
3 54 (11.56%) HTML
4 50 (10.71%) CSS
5 41 (8.78%) ASP.NET
6 40 (8.57%) .NET Framework
7 37 (7.92%) XML
8 35 (7.49%) WPF
9 34 (7.28%) jQuery
10 32 (6.85%) Qt
11 27 (5.78%) OpenGL
12 24 (5.14%) STL
13 19 (4.07%) MFC
13 19 (4.07%) Direct3D
14 18 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (3.85%) HTML5
15 17 (3.64%) Middleware
16 15 (3.21%) Spring
16 15 (3.21%) NHibernate
17 14 (3.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 155 (33.19%) Computer Science
2 57 (12.21%) Mathematics
3 47 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 27 (5.78%) Visualisation
6 23 (4.93%) Physics
7 20 (4.28%) GIS
8 19 (4.07%) CUDA
9 16 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.57%) Open Source
11 10 (2.14%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.93%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (1.71%) User Experience
14 7 (1.50%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.50%) Social Media
14 7 (1.50%) Statistics
15 6 (1.28%) Equities
15 6 (1.28%) Cryptography
15 6 (1.28%) Mobile App
15 6 (1.28%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 104 (22.27%) Windows
2 86 (18.42%) Linux
3 56 (11.99%) UNIX
4 26 (5.57%) Android
5 17 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 12 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (2.14%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.93%) Solaris
11 7 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.50%) Windows Phone
12 6 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.28%) Debian
13 2 (0.43%) AIX
13 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.21%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (24.84%) Software Engineering
3 95 (20.34%) Project Management
4 64 (13.70%) Scrum
5 51 (10.92%) TDD
6 48 (10.28%) OO
7 45 (9.64%) MVC
8 40 (8.57%) Data Modelling
9 35 (7.49%) Integration Testing
10 33 (7.07%) PRINCE2
11 28 (6.00%) Mentoring
12 26 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (5.35%) Information Security
13 25 (5.35%) ETL
13 25 (5.35%) Unit Testing
14 24 (5.14%) Use Case
14 24 (5.14%) Waterfall
14 24 (5.14%) SOA
15 23 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (4.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 126 (26.98%) Java
2 112 (23.98%) C#
3 109 (23.34%) JavaScript
4 67 (14.35%) SQL
5 58 (12.42%) Python
5 58 (12.42%) C++
6 29 (6.21%) C
7 20 (4.28%) ABAP
8 19 (4.07%) Perl
8 19 (4.07%) VC++
9 18 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 17 (3.64%) VBA
10 17 (3.64%) XPath
11 16 (3.43%) PL/SQL
12 14 (3.00%) Ruby
13 11 (2.36%) PHP
13 11 (2.36%) VB
14 7 (1.50%) Assembly Language
15 6 (1.28%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.07%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (6.21%) CISSP
2 14 (3.00%) CISM
3 10 (2.14%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.93%) PMP
5 8 (1.71%) CISMP
6 7 (1.50%) GIAC
6 7 (1.50%) CISA
7 6 (1.28%) SSCP
7 6 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.28%) OCP
7 6 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.28%) HND
7 6 (1.28%) PhD
7 6 (1.28%) MBA
7 6 (1.28%) CEH
7 6 (1.28%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.07%) ISEB
9 4 (0.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.35%) SLA
2 27 (5.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (5.35%) QA
4 17 (3.64%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.93%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.28%) COBIT
7 3 (0.64%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.43%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.43%) DO-254
8 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.21%) P3O
9 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.07%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.43%) XenApp
6 2 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (3.21%) Nagios
1 15 (3.21%) Puppet
1 15 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.14%) Graphite
2 10 (2.14%) Munin
3 3 (0.64%) SCCM
4 2 (0.43%) Control-M
4 2 (0.43%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (15.42%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.64%) Oracle
3 31 (6.64%) SAP
4 22 (4.71%) Cisco
4 22 (4.71%) Business Objects
5 13 (2.78%) Splunk
6 12 (2.57%) VMware
7 11 (2.36%) Sybase
8 8 (1.71%) ArcSight
8 8 (1.71%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.50%) HP
9 7 (1.50%) Lotus
9 7 (1.50%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.07%) LogRhythm
10 5 (1.07%) Informatica
10 5 (1.07%) Sourcefire
11 4 (0.86%) Veeam
11 4 (0.86%) F5
11 4 (0.86%) IBM
12 3 (0.64%) Sun
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