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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 7 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 246 180 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.05% 13.35% 21.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.13% 56.78% 59.20%
Number of salaries quoted 189 113 170
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,599 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
372 317 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.29% 23.52% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 256 184 282
Average salary £44,000 £34,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -18.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 30 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 174 (34.80%) Computer Science
2 168 (33.60%) Finance
3 148 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
4 146 (29.20%) C#
5 130 (26.00%) Java
6 126 (25.20%) Software Engineering
7 120 (24.00%) .NET
8 112 (22.40%) JavaScript
9 111 (22.20%) SQL Server
9 111 (22.20%) Windows
9 111 (22.20%) Linux
10 95 (19.00%) Microsoft
11 92 (18.40%) SQL
12 89 (17.80%) Project Management
13 86 (17.20%) C++
14 85 (17.00%) HTML
15 75 (15.00%) Mathematics
16 72 (14.40%) CSS
17 69 (13.80%) Web Services
18 61 (12.20%) OO
18 61 (12.20%) Banking
19 60 (12.00%) UNIX
20 59 (11.80%) Python
21 58 (11.60%) XML
21 58 (11.60%) Visual Studio
21 58 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
22 53 (10.60%) Scrum
23 50 (10.00%) C
23 50 (10.00%) ASP.NET
24 49 (9.80%) Oracle

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (3.60%) SharePoint
1 18 (3.60%) MS Exchange
2 17 (3.40%) WebLogic
3 16 (3.20%) Apache
4 15 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.40%) SAS
6 11 (2.20%) NetWeaver
7 10 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.80%) Lync
9 7 (1.40%) IIS
9 7 (1.40%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.20%) JBoss
11 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.60%) WordPress
14 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.20%) Confluence
15 1 (0.20%) CMS
15 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 47 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.40%) MS Office
3 8 (1.60%) MS Project
4 4 (0.80%) SPSS
5 3 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.80%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.60%) Finacle
3 3 (0.60%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.60%) FLEXCUBE
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.60%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.40%) HFM
4 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) FRx
4 2 (0.40%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.20%) Office 365
6 5 (1.00%) Yammer
7 3 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.00%) Firewall
1 25 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 21 (4.20%) Internet
3 13 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (2.40%) HTTP
5 9 (1.80%) SAN
6 7 (1.40%) WAN
6 7 (1.40%) IP Telephony
7 6 (1.20%) Wireshark
7 6 (1.20%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.20%) tcpdump
8 4 (0.80%) SSH
8 4 (0.80%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (0.80%) DNS
8 4 (0.80%) LDAP
8 4 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.60%) Network Security
9 3 (0.60%) Intranet
9 3 (0.60%) LAN
9 3 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (22.20%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.60%) Relational Database
3 19 (3.80%) RDBMS
4 18 (3.60%) MySQL
4 18 (3.60%) Oracle Database
5 14 (2.80%) SAP BW
6 11 (2.20%) SAP BI
6 11 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.60%) Big Data
9 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.20%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.00%) DB2
11 4 (0.80%) MS Access
12 3 (0.60%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.60%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.60%) Ingres
12 3 (0.60%) Informix
Development Applications
1 58 (11.60%) Visual Studio
2 29 (5.80%) Subversion
3 18 (3.60%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.60%) JIRA
5 6 (1.20%) Selenium
5 6 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.00%) Clang
7 4 (0.80%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.60%) ERwin
8 3 (0.60%) JUnit
9 2 (0.40%) Maven
9 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.20%) MSTest
10 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.20%) Emacs
10 1 (0.20%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 168 (33.60%) Finance
2 61 (12.20%) Banking
3 28 (5.60%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.00%) Retail
5 23 (4.60%) Electronics
6 17 (3.40%) Retail Banking
7 16 (3.20%) Marketing
8 8 (1.60%) Games
9 7 (1.40%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.20%) Law
11 2 (0.40%) Billing
11 2 (0.40%) French Language
11 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.40%) Front Office
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) Publishing
11 2 (0.40%) Avionics
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.20%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (30.20%) Developer
2 70 (14.00%) Analyst
3 68 (13.60%) Software Developer
4 65 (13.00%) Software Engineer
5 40 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 34 (6.80%) Java Developer
6 34 (6.80%) Consultant
7 30 (6.00%) Architect
7 30 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 25 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 21 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
10 20 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (3.80%) QA Engineer
12 17 (3.40%) .NET Developer
13 16 (3.20%) Business Analyst
14 15 (3.00%) DBA
14 15 (3.00%) Oracle DBA
14 15 (3.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
14 15 (3.00%) Senior DBA
15 13 (2.60%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (24.00%) .NET
2 85 (17.00%) HTML
3 72 (14.40%) CSS
4 69 (13.80%) Web Services
5 58 (11.60%) XML
6 50 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 47 (9.40%) .NET Framework
7 47 (9.40%) jQuery
8 32 (6.40%) WPF
9 28 (5.60%) Spring
10 26 (5.20%) OpenGL
11 25 (5.00%) Qt
12 24 (4.80%) STL
13 22 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (4.20%) HTML5
15 19 (3.80%) Direct3D
15 19 (3.80%) Hibernate
15 19 (3.80%) MFC
16 18 (3.60%) Regular Expression
17 17 (3.40%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 174 (34.80%) Computer Science
2 75 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 58 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.60%) Physics
5 30 (6.00%) Visualisation
6 23 (4.60%) Management Information System
7 19 (3.80%) CUDA
8 17 (3.40%) Open Source
9 16 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.80%) GIS
11 13 (2.60%) Mobile App
12 12 (2.40%) Data Structures
13 11 (2.20%) Algorithms
14 10 (2.00%) Statistics
15 9 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
15 9 (1.80%) Equities
16 7 (1.40%) Hedge funds
17 6 (1.20%) Economics
17 6 (1.20%) PMI
17 6 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 111 (22.20%) Windows
1 111 (22.20%) Linux
2 60 (12.00%) UNIX
3 18 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.20%) Android
6 12 (2.40%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.40%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.20%) Mac OS X
7 11 (2.20%) Debian
8 8 (1.60%) Solaris
8 8 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.40%) Fedora
10 6 (1.20%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.20%) CentOS
11 4 (0.80%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (25.20%) Software Engineering
3 89 (17.80%) Project Management
4 61 (12.20%) OO
5 53 (10.60%) Scrum
6 49 (9.80%) TDD
7 48 (9.60%) MVC
8 35 (7.00%) Analytics
8 35 (7.00%) Unit Testing
9 31 (6.20%) Data Modelling
10 29 (5.80%) Waterfall
10 29 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (5.60%) PRINCE2
11 28 (5.60%) Mentoring
12 26 (5.20%) OOP
13 25 (5.00%) Use Case
13 25 (5.00%) Information Security
14 24 (4.80%) Service Delivery
15 23 (4.60%) SOA
16 21 (4.20%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (29.20%) C#
2 130 (26.00%) Java
3 112 (22.40%) JavaScript
4 92 (18.40%) SQL
5 86 (17.20%) C++
6 59 (11.80%) Python
7 50 (10.00%) C
8 33 (6.60%) Perl
9 21 (4.20%) PL/SQL
10 19 (3.80%) VC++
11 15 (3.00%) T-SQL
11 15 (3.00%) Ruby
12 13 (2.60%) XPath
13 12 (2.40%) PHP
14 11 (2.20%) ABAP
15 10 (2.00%) VBA
16 9 (1.80%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.60%) VB
17 8 (1.60%) VB.NET
18 6 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (3.60%) PMI Certification
2 15 (3.00%) OCP
2 15 (3.00%) Oracle Certification
2 15 (3.00%) GIAC
3 14 (2.80%) CISSP
4 13 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.40%) PMP
6 10 (2.00%) CEH
6 10 (2.00%) PhD
6 10 (2.00%) SSCP
7 9 (1.80%) HND
8 6 (1.20%) ISEB
9 5 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.80%) CCNP
10 4 (0.80%) MCSA
11 3 (0.60%) GWAPT
11 3 (0.60%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.60%) QA
2 19 (3.80%) SLA
3 5 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.40%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.40%) DO-254
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.20%) P3O
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.80%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.60%) Snort
8 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.40%) Firmware
8 2 (0.40%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
9 1 (0.20%) Docker
9 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.20%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.60%) Puppet
2 7 (1.40%) Munin
2 7 (1.40%) Graphite
2 7 (1.40%) Nagios
3 3 (0.60%) SCCM
4 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.20%) Ansible
4 1 (0.20%) Control-M
4 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 49 (9.80%) Oracle
3 28 (5.60%) Cisco
4 19 (3.80%) SAP
5 12 (2.40%) Business Objects
6 11 (2.20%) Red Hat
6 11 (2.20%) VMware
7 9 (1.80%) Dell
8 7 (1.40%) HP
8 7 (1.40%) Sybase
9 5 (1.00%) Informatica
10 4 (0.80%) IBM
10 4 (0.80%) Lotus
10 4 (0.80%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.80%) Splunk
11 3 (0.60%) ArcSight
11 3 (0.60%) LogRhythm
11 3 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.60%) Cognos
11 3 (0.60%) Sun
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Accenture
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Cloudreach
Posted: 4 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
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Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
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Informatiq Consulting
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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