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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 213 216 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.23% 18.52% 24.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.83% 67.50% 65.68%
Number of salaries quoted 146 109 214
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
356 320 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.78% 27.44% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 226 164 315
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
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 11 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 166 (38.52%) Computer Science
2 143 (33.18%) Java
3 137 (31.79%) C#
4 122 (28.31%) .NET
5 121 (28.07%) Software Engineering
6 113 (26.22%) Finance
7 98 (22.74%) HTML
8 96 (22.27%) JavaScript
9 91 (21.11%) SQL
10 84 (19.49%) C++
11 80 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
12 78 (18.10%) OO
13 71 (16.47%) CSS
14 66 (15.31%) Linux
14 66 (15.31%) Mathematics
15 64 (14.85%) Microsoft
16 63 (14.62%) SQL Server
17 58 (13.46%) Windows
18 50 (11.60%) UNIX
18 50 (11.60%) XML
18 50 (11.60%) ASP.NET
19 48 (11.14%) Automated Testing
20 46 (10.67%) MVC
21 45 (10.44%) Marketing
21 45 (10.44%) jQuery
22 44 (10.21%) Business Analysis
22 44 (10.21%) MS Excel
23 43 (9.98%) Oracle
23 43 (9.98%) Project Management
24 41 (9.51%) Physics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 23 (5.34%) Apache
2 19 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.48%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.32%) Node.js
5 6 (1.39%) IIS
5 6 (1.39%) SAS
6 5 (1.16%) CMS
7 4 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (10.21%) MS Excel
2 37 (8.58%) MS Office
3 17 (3.94%) MS Project
4 8 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.93%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.46%) InDesign
7 1 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 7 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (1.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (0.93%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 3 (0.70%) Magento
4 2 (0.46%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (3.02%) SaaS
3 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.18%) Internet
2 17 (3.94%) Ethernet
3 11 (2.55%) HTTP
4 8 (1.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.16%) 3GPP
5 5 (1.16%) UMTS
5 5 (1.16%) RNC
5 5 (1.16%) HSPA
5 5 (1.16%) LTE
5 5 (1.16%) Wireless
6 4 (0.93%) Firewall
7 3 (0.70%) WAN
7 3 (0.70%) SAN
8 2 (0.46%) VLAN
8 2 (0.46%) LAN
8 2 (0.46%) WLAN
8 2 (0.46%) VPN
8 2 (0.46%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.26%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.10%) MySQL
4 19 (4.41%) RDBMS
5 13 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.86%) Big Data
7 7 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.39%) OLAP
9 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (0.93%) QlikView
10 4 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.93%) Spotfire
10 4 (0.93%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (6.50%) Visual Studio
2 21 (4.87%) Subversion
3 13 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.78%) JUnit
5 9 (2.09%) TestNG
6 8 (1.86%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.39%) MSBuild
7 6 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (1.39%) Selenium
7 6 (1.39%) InstallShield
8 5 (1.16%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.16%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 5 (1.16%) RSpec
8 5 (1.16%) MSTest
8 5 (1.16%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.93%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.93%) Ant
9 4 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.70%) ERwin
General
1 113 (26.22%) Finance
2 45 (10.44%) Marketing
3 36 (8.35%) Banking
4 25 (5.80%) Games
5 24 (5.57%) Retail
6 18 (4.18%) Electronics
7 15 (3.48%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.55%) Automotive
8 11 (2.55%) Advertising
8 11 (2.55%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.86%) French Language
9 8 (1.86%) Legal
10 6 (1.39%) Law
11 5 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.93%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.93%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.93%) German Language
13 3 (0.70%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.70%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 159 (36.89%) Developer
2 78 (18.10%) Software Engineer
3 70 (16.24%) Analyst
4 54 (12.53%) Java Developer
5 48 (11.14%) Software Developer
6 37 (8.58%) Senior Developer
7 29 (6.73%) Junior
8 24 (5.57%) Systems Analyst
8 24 (5.57%) Business Analyst
8 24 (5.57%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (5.34%) Graduate
10 22 (5.10%) Senior Software Developer
11 20 (4.64%) Junior Developer
11 20 (4.64%) Consultant
11 20 (4.64%) C# Developer
12 19 (4.41%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (4.41%) .NET Developer
12 19 (4.41%) C++ Developer
13 17 (3.94%) Senior C++ Developer
13 17 (3.94%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (28.31%) .NET
2 98 (22.74%) HTML
3 71 (16.47%) CSS
4 50 (11.60%) ASP.NET
4 50 (11.60%) XML
5 45 (10.44%) jQuery
6 30 (6.96%) Web Services
7 29 (6.73%) .NET Framework
8 26 (6.03%) Hibernate
9 24 (5.57%) HTML5
10 23 (5.34%) Qt
10 23 (5.34%) Java EE
10 23 (5.34%) SOAP
11 21 (4.87%) XSLT
12 20 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (4.41%) WPF
13 19 (4.41%) CSS3
13 19 (4.41%) Spring
14 17 (3.94%) OpenGL
15 16 (3.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 166 (38.52%) Computer Science
2 66 (15.31%) Mathematics
3 41 (9.51%) Physics
4 25 (5.80%) Visualisation
5 20 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (4.41%) Open Source
7 16 (3.71%) CUDA
8 14 (3.25%) Client/Server
8 14 (3.25%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.09%) Social Media
10 8 (1.86%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.62%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.39%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.16%) E-Learning
13 5 (1.16%) Blog
14 4 (0.93%) FMCG
14 4 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.93%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.93%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 66 (15.31%) Linux
2 58 (13.46%) Windows
3 50 (11.60%) UNIX
4 8 (1.86%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.39%) Solaris
6 5 (1.16%) AIX
6 5 (1.16%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.16%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.93%) Debian
7 4 (0.93%) Windows Vista
7 4 (0.93%) Android
8 3 (0.70%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (28.07%) Software Engineering
2 80 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (18.10%) OO
4 48 (11.14%) Automated Testing
5 46 (10.67%) MVC
6 44 (10.21%) Business Analysis
7 43 (9.98%) Project Management
8 37 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (6.96%) Scrum
10 30 (6.96%) TDD
11 25 (5.80%) Web Development
11 25 (5.80%) Unit Testing
11 25 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (5.80%) Analytics
12 24 (5.57%) OOP
12 24 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (5.34%) SOA
14 20 (4.64%) OOD
15 19 (4.41%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 143 (33.18%) Java
2 137 (31.79%) C#
3 96 (22.27%) JavaScript
4 91 (21.11%) SQL
5 84 (19.49%) C++
6 36 (8.35%) C
7 28 (6.50%) Python
8 27 (6.26%) Perl
9 21 (4.87%) Ruby
10 16 (3.71%) VC++
11 15 (3.48%) Objective-C
12 14 (3.25%) PHP
12 14 (3.25%) VB.NET
13 13 (3.02%) PL/SQL
13 13 (3.02%) CoffeeScript
14 8 (1.86%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.39%) VB
16 5 (1.16%) XQuery
17 3 (0.70%) VBA
17 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (4.18%) PhD
2 16 (3.71%) Postgraduate
3 10 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.86%) ISEB
5 6 (1.39%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.16%) MBA
6 5 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.93%) CISA
7 4 (0.93%) OCP
7 4 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.93%) CBAP
8 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.46%) CISSP
9 2 (0.46%) HNC
9 2 (0.46%) HND
10 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.23%) CEH
10 1 (0.23%) CIPD
10 1 (0.23%) PMP
10 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.10%) QA
2 8 (1.86%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.62%) SLA
4 4 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.46%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.46%) XenServer
2 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
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%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.16%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.70%) Puppet
2 3 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 43 (9.98%) Oracle
3 18 (4.18%) VMware
4 17 (3.94%) JBoss
5 7 (1.62%) HP
5 7 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.39%) SAP
6 6 (1.39%) Tableau
7 5 (1.16%) BT
7 5 (1.16%) Sybase
7 5 (1.16%) Reuters
7 5 (1.16%) Citrix
8 3 (0.70%) Informatica
8 3 (0.70%) EMC
8 3 (0.70%) IBM
8 3 (0.70%) Adobe
8 3 (0.70%) Perforce
8 3 (0.70%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.70%) Google
8 3 (0.70%) Zend
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £16000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: negotiable based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Exceptional Benefits and Environment
Posted: 13 days ago