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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 7 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 241 231 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.64% 15.38% 18.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.57% 61.44% 66.06%
Number of salaries quoted 170 160 107
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
426 376 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.42% 25.03% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 293 240 167
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 160 (35.48%) Computer Science
2 143 (31.71%) Finance
3 132 (29.27%) Software Engineering
4 129 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (27.49%) Java
6 99 (21.95%) Project Management
7 85 (18.85%) .NET
8 80 (17.74%) Windows
9 78 (17.29%) SQL
10 77 (17.07%) Linux
11 75 (16.63%) JavaScript
12 73 (16.19%) SDLC
13 64 (14.19%) C#
14 63 (13.97%) Banking
15 61 (13.53%) Web Services
16 60 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
17 59 (13.08%) Microsoft
17 59 (13.08%) Scrum
18 57 (12.64%) HTML
19 51 (11.31%) OO
19 51 (11.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 49 (10.86%) C++
20 49 (10.86%) SQL Server
21 45 (9.98%) Python
21 45 (9.98%) MS Excel
22 44 (9.76%) Oracle
22 44 (9.76%) JSP
22 44 (9.76%) Servlets
22 44 (9.76%) Relational Database
23 43 (9.53%) QA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (5.76%) Apache
1 26 (5.76%) IIS
1 26 (5.76%) Tomcat
2 20 (4.43%) JBoss
3 19 (4.21%) WebSphere
4 16 (3.55%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.10%) NetWeaver
6 11 (2.44%) SAS
7 9 (2.00%) CMS
8 5 (1.11%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.89%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.89%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.89%) WordPress
10 2 (0.44%) Drupal
11 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.22%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 45 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.10%) MS Office
3 4 (0.89%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.67%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.67%) SPSS
5 2 (0.44%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.44%) MS Project
5 2 (0.44%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.44%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (1.33%) assyst
2 4 (0.89%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.89%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.44%) Magento
4 2 (0.44%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.22%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.22%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.22%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.00%) SaaS
3 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.44%) Office 365
4 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.54%) Internet
2 23 (5.10%) Ethernet
3 13 (2.88%) CTI
4 12 (2.66%) Firewall
5 10 (2.22%) HTTP
6 9 (2.00%) SAN
7 8 (1.77%) Intranet
8 6 (1.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.33%) LAN
8 6 (1.33%) WLAN
9 5 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.11%) DNS
9 5 (1.11%) SSL
10 4 (0.89%) LDAP
11 3 (0.67%) VoIP
12 2 (0.44%) Wireless
12 2 (0.44%) NAS
13 1 (0.22%) Software-Defined Radio
13 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.86%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 37 (8.20%) RDBMS
4 33 (7.32%) MySQL
5 18 (3.99%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (3.10%) SAP BI
6 14 (3.10%) SAP BW
7 8 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.89%) MS Access
11 3 (0.67%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.44%) Big Data
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (6.65%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.76%) Subversion
3 24 (5.32%) Visual Studio
4 13 (2.88%) JUnit
5 10 (2.22%) Selenium
5 10 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.00%) HP UFT
7 6 (1.33%) Ant
8 5 (1.11%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.11%) Hudson
8 5 (1.11%) AccuRev
8 5 (1.11%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.11%) HttpUnit
8 5 (1.11%) Maven
8 5 (1.11%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.11%) JMeter
9 4 (0.89%) LSMW
10 3 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.44%) TestComplete
General
1 143 (31.71%) Finance
2 63 (13.97%) Banking
3 29 (6.43%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.10%) Law
5 21 (4.66%) Electronics
6 18 (3.99%) Marketing
7 13 (2.88%) Retail
8 6 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.11%) Avionics
9 5 (1.11%) Games
10 3 (0.67%) Military
11 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.44%) Legal
11 2 (0.44%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.44%) Billing
11 2 (0.44%) Local Government
11 2 (0.44%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (23.06%) Developer
2 92 (20.40%) Analyst
3 57 (12.64%) Software Engineer
4 51 (11.31%) Consultant
5 38 (8.43%) Java Developer
6 33 (7.32%) Security Analyst
7 28 (6.21%) Graduate
8 20 (4.43%) SAP Consultant
9 19 (4.21%) Information Analyst
10 18 (3.99%) Software Developer
10 18 (3.99%) Information Security Analyst
11 17 (3.77%) Business Analyst
12 16 (3.55%) Security Consultant
13 15 (3.33%) Junior
14 14 (3.10%) Architect
14 14 (3.10%) Project Manager
14 14 (3.10%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 14 (3.10%) Business Consultant
14 14 (3.10%) SAP Business Consultant
14 14 (3.10%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (18.85%) .NET
2 61 (13.53%) Web Services
3 57 (12.64%) HTML
4 44 (9.76%) JSP
4 44 (9.76%) Servlets
5 40 (8.87%) CSS
6 33 (7.32%) jQuery
6 33 (7.32%) XML
7 25 (5.54%) SOAP
7 25 (5.54%) ASP.NET
8 22 (4.88%) JMS
9 21 (4.66%) WPF
10 20 (4.43%) CGI
11 19 (4.21%) EJB
11 19 (4.21%) EJB 3.0
12 18 (3.99%) Qt
12 18 (3.99%) STL
12 18 (3.99%) MFC
12 18 (3.99%) .NET Framework
12 18 (3.99%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 160 (35.48%) Computer Science
2 60 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (9.31%) Mathematics
4 26 (5.76%) Data Centre
5 23 (5.10%) Visualisation
6 19 (4.21%) GIS
7 18 (3.99%) Embedded Systems
7 18 (3.99%) Management Information System
8 15 (3.33%) Physics
9 10 (2.22%) CUDA
9 10 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.22%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.00%) User Experience
11 7 (1.55%) Social Media
11 7 (1.55%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.55%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.33%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.33%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.33%) SCADA
12 6 (1.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 80 (17.74%) Windows
2 77 (17.07%) Linux
3 34 (7.54%) UNIX
4 30 (6.65%) Android
5 21 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (4.43%) Debian
7 14 (3.10%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.55%) Windows Phone
8 7 (1.55%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.55%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.33%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.67%) Solaris
11 2 (0.44%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.22%) AIX
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (29.27%) Software Engineering
2 129 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (21.95%) Project Management
4 73 (16.19%) SDLC
5 59 (13.08%) Scrum
6 51 (11.31%) OO
7 34 (7.54%) PRINCE2
7 34 (7.54%) Information Security
8 33 (7.32%) TDD
9 32 (7.10%) Automated Testing
10 30 (6.65%) Mentoring
11 27 (5.99%) Configuration Management
11 27 (5.99%) Performance Management
11 27 (5.99%) Software Testing
12 26 (5.76%) MVC
13 24 (5.32%) Data Modelling
13 24 (5.32%) Service Management
13 24 (5.32%) Integration Testing
14 22 (4.88%) ITSM
14 22 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (27.49%) Java
2 78 (17.29%) SQL
3 75 (16.63%) JavaScript
4 64 (14.19%) C#
5 49 (10.86%) C++
6 45 (9.98%) Python
7 28 (6.21%) Perl
8 22 (4.88%) C
9 19 (4.21%) Ruby
10 18 (3.99%) ABAP
10 18 (3.99%) VC++
11 17 (3.77%) T-SQL
12 15 (3.33%) VBA
13 14 (3.10%) PHP
14 10 (2.22%) Shell Script
14 10 (2.22%) VB
15 9 (2.00%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.77%) Assembly Language
17 5 (1.11%) Bash Shell
17 5 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (9.09%) CISSP
2 18 (3.99%) CISM
3 15 (3.33%) CISMP
4 12 (2.66%) ISEB
5 10 (2.22%) ISTQB
6 9 (2.00%) CISA
7 8 (1.77%) Security+ Certification
7 8 (1.77%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (1.33%) MBA
9 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.11%) HND
11 4 (0.89%) GIAC
11 4 (0.89%) CCNA
11 4 (0.89%) SAP Certification
11 4 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.67%) CEH
12 3 (0.67%) CCNP
12 3 (0.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (9.53%) QA
3 32 (7.10%) SLA
3 32 (7.10%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.22%) COBIT
5 7 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.33%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.44%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.44%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.44%) DO-254
8 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.55%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.44%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (5.10%) Puppet
1 23 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (3.10%) Nagios
3 6 (1.33%) Munin
3 6 (1.33%) Graphite
4 4 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.22%) SCCM
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 59 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.76%) Oracle
3 30 (6.65%) Splunk
4 25 (5.54%) SAP
5 22 (4.88%) ArcSight
6 15 (3.33%) VMware
7 10 (2.22%) Cisco
8 7 (1.55%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.55%) Symantec
8 7 (1.55%) Sophos
8 7 (1.55%) Websense
9 6 (1.33%) Sybase
10 5 (1.11%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.11%) Alterian
10 5 (1.11%) Adobe
11 4 (0.89%) Lotus
11 4 (0.89%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.89%) Sourcefire
11 4 (0.89%) FrontRange
11 4 (0.89%) Google
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: D.O.E.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £40k to £exceptional DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
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FPSG Connect
Posted: 9 hours ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: To £65k OTE £80k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Experis IT
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension & benefits
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Salary: £65 - 75k + great package
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