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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 7 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 244 184 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.28% 15.07% 22.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.66% 60.93% 70.68%
Number of salaries quoted 153 94 193
Average salary £38,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.59% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
409 302 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.28% 24.73% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 241 160 272
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 190 (42.13%) Computer Science
2 145 (32.15%) C#
3 143 (31.71%) Java
4 133 (29.49%) Software Engineering
5 123 (27.27%) .NET
6 116 (25.72%) Finance
7 108 (23.95%) HTML
8 98 (21.73%) JavaScript
9 96 (21.29%) C++
10 85 (18.85%) Linux
11 84 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
12 81 (17.96%) CSS
13 75 (16.63%) SQL
14 73 (16.19%) Mathematics
15 71 (15.74%) OO
15 71 (15.74%) Microsoft
16 69 (15.30%) SQL Server
17 68 (15.08%) Project Management
18 58 (12.86%) UNIX
18 58 (12.86%) Windows
19 57 (12.64%) XML
20 52 (11.53%) C
21 50 (11.09%) ASP.NET
21 50 (11.09%) jQuery
22 46 (10.20%) Automated Testing
22 46 (10.20%) Marketing
23 45 (9.98%) Business Analysis
24 42 (9.31%) Oracle
25 39 (8.65%) MS Excel
25 39 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 27 (5.99%) Apache
2 20 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.21%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.00%) IIS
5 8 (1.77%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.77%) Node.js
6 5 (1.11%) SAS
6 5 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.89%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.67%) CMS
9 2 (0.44%) Lync
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.22%) WordPress
10 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 39 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 38 (8.43%) MS Office
3 15 (3.33%) MS Project
4 11 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.89%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.44%) InDesign
6 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 11 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.22%) FRx
5 1 (0.22%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.99%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.11%) SaaS
5 4 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.43%) Internet
2 18 (3.99%) HTTP
3 17 (3.77%) Ethernet
4 11 (2.44%) Firewall
5 9 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.77%) Wireshark
6 8 (1.77%) tcpdump
7 6 (1.33%) SAN
8 5 (1.11%) Wireless
8 5 (1.11%) SSH
9 4 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.89%) RNC
9 4 (0.89%) VLAN
9 4 (0.89%) FTP
9 4 (0.89%) 3GPP
9 4 (0.89%) UMTS
9 4 (0.89%) LDAP
9 4 (0.89%) Software-Defined Radio
9 4 (0.89%) HSPA
9 4 (0.89%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.43%) Relational Database
3 19 (4.21%) RDBMS
4 14 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.66%) Big Data
6 11 (2.44%) MySQL
7 8 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.33%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.89%) Spotfire
11 4 (0.89%) QlikView
11 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.89%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (7.10%) Visual Studio
2 27 (5.99%) Subversion
3 13 (2.88%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.66%) JUnit
4 12 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.77%) TestNG
6 7 (1.55%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (1.33%) InstallShield
7 6 (1.33%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.11%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.11%) RSpec
8 5 (1.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 5 (1.11%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.11%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.11%) Selenium
9 4 (0.89%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.67%) Ant
10 3 (0.67%) PowerBuilder
General
1 116 (25.72%) Finance
2 46 (10.20%) Marketing
3 33 (7.32%) Games
4 28 (6.21%) Banking
5 21 (4.66%) Retail
6 20 (4.43%) Electronics
7 16 (3.55%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.66%) Retail Banking
9 11 (2.44%) Advertising
10 10 (2.22%) Law
11 9 (2.00%) Automotive
12 8 (1.77%) French Language
12 8 (1.77%) Legal
13 7 (1.55%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.11%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.44%) German Language
17 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 147 (32.59%) Developer
2 86 (19.07%) Software Engineer
3 77 (17.07%) Analyst
4 54 (11.97%) Software Developer
5 45 (9.98%) Java Developer
6 30 (6.65%) Senior Developer
7 27 (5.99%) Systems Analyst
7 27 (5.99%) Junior
8 26 (5.76%) Business Analyst
9 22 (4.88%) C++ Developer
9 22 (4.88%) C# Developer
10 21 (4.66%) Consultant
10 21 (4.66%) Graduate
10 21 (4.66%) .NET Developer
11 20 (4.43%) C++ Software Developer
12 19 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
12 19 (4.21%) Senior Software Developer
13 18 (3.99%) Java Software Developer
14 17 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
15 16 (3.55%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (27.27%) .NET
2 108 (23.95%) HTML
3 81 (17.96%) CSS
4 57 (12.64%) XML
5 50 (11.09%) ASP.NET
5 50 (11.09%) jQuery
6 31 (6.87%) Web Services
7 28 (6.21%) Hibernate
8 27 (5.99%) .NET Framework
8 27 (5.99%) WPF
9 26 (5.76%) HTML5
10 25 (5.54%) XSLT
11 24 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (4.88%) Qt
12 22 (4.88%) NHibernate
13 20 (4.43%) CSS3
14 19 (4.21%) SOAP
14 19 (4.21%) Java EE
15 18 (3.99%) Spring
15 18 (3.99%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 190 (42.13%) Computer Science
2 73 (16.19%) Mathematics
3 31 (6.87%) Management Information System
3 31 (6.87%) Physics
4 26 (5.76%) Visualisation
5 21 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (3.55%) CUDA
6 16 (3.55%) Open Source
7 12 (2.66%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.33%) Economics
8 6 (1.33%) Blog
8 6 (1.33%) Social Media
9 5 (1.11%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.11%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.11%) PMI
9 5 (1.11%) E-Learning
9 5 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.89%) Statistics
10 4 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 85 (18.85%) Linux
2 58 (12.86%) UNIX
2 58 (12.86%) Windows
3 13 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (2.00%) Android
5 8 (1.77%) Fedora
5 8 (1.77%) CentOS
5 8 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.33%) Solaris
7 6 (1.33%) Windows XP
7 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.11%) AIX
8 5 (1.11%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.89%) Debian
10 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (29.49%) Software Engineering
2 84 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (15.74%) OO
4 68 (15.08%) Project Management
5 46 (10.20%) Automated Testing
6 45 (9.98%) Business Analysis
7 39 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (8.65%) Scrum
7 39 (8.65%) MVC
8 38 (8.43%) TDD
9 34 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (6.87%) Unit Testing
11 27 (5.99%) Web Development
12 26 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (5.76%) Analytics
13 24 (5.32%) OOP
13 24 (5.32%) Information Security
14 22 (4.88%) Service Delivery
15 21 (4.66%) Waterfall
15 21 (4.66%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (32.15%) C#
2 143 (31.71%) Java
3 98 (21.73%) JavaScript
4 96 (21.29%) C++
5 75 (16.63%) SQL
6 52 (11.53%) C
7 36 (7.98%) Python
8 32 (7.10%) Perl
9 22 (4.88%) Ruby
10 16 (3.55%) VC++
10 16 (3.55%) PL/SQL
11 15 (3.33%) Objective-C
12 14 (3.10%) VB.NET
13 13 (2.88%) CoffeeScript
14 11 (2.44%) PHP
15 8 (1.77%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.11%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.11%) XQuery
16 5 (1.11%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.89%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 19 (4.21%) PhD
2 15 (3.33%) Postgraduate
3 10 (2.22%) ISEB
3 10 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.55%) OCP
5 7 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.33%) MBA
6 6 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.33%) CBAP
7 5 (1.11%) GIAC
8 4 (0.89%) GCIA
8 4 (0.89%) GSEC
8 4 (0.89%) GCIH
8 4 (0.89%) PMP
8 4 (0.89%) HND
8 4 (0.89%) CISSP
8 4 (0.89%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.99%) QA
2 9 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.33%) SLA
4 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.89%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.44%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.89%) Snort
2 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.44%) XenServer
4 2 (0.44%) vSphere
4 2 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.22%) Gluster
5 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.11%) Capistrano
3 4 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.89%) Puppet
4 2 (0.44%) WSUS
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 71 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.31%) Oracle
3 17 (3.77%) VMware
4 14 (3.10%) JBoss
5 12 (2.66%) Dell
6 11 (2.44%) Adobe
7 8 (1.77%) HP
8 6 (1.33%) Google
9 5 (1.11%) Cisco
9 5 (1.11%) Citrix
9 5 (1.11%) Reuters
9 5 (1.11%) Perforce
10 4 (0.89%) BT
10 4 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.89%) Sybase
10 4 (0.89%) Tableau
11 3 (0.67%) Twitter
11 3 (0.67%) Splunk
11 3 (0.67%) F5
11 3 (0.67%) IBM
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