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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 11 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 257 178 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.81% 12.65% 19.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.41% 54.77% 68.48%
Number of salaries quoted 165 127 149
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,740 £26,695
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
399 325 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.10% 23.10% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 240 206 226
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £25,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 20 October 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 197 (41.74%) Computer Science
2 161 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (31.57%) C#
4 144 (30.51%) Java
5 131 (27.75%) Finance
6 127 (26.91%) Software Engineering
7 126 (26.69%) .NET
8 108 (22.88%) Linux
9 105 (22.25%) HTML
10 96 (20.34%) C++
11 94 (19.92%) SQL
11 94 (19.92%) SQL Server
12 85 (18.01%) JavaScript
13 81 (17.16%) Mathematics
14 79 (16.74%) Microsoft
15 78 (16.53%) CSS
16 75 (15.89%) OO
16 75 (15.89%) Windows
17 72 (15.25%) Project Management
18 71 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
19 65 (13.77%) XML
20 55 (11.65%) UNIX
21 51 (10.81%) C
22 49 (10.38%) Oracle
23 48 (10.17%) Automated Testing
24 46 (9.75%) Perl
25 45 (9.53%) Visual Studio
26 42 (8.90%) ASP.NET
26 42 (8.90%) QA
26 42 (8.90%) jQuery

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 35 (7.42%) Apache
2 26 (5.51%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.97%) JBoss
4 13 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.33%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.69%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.48%) Node.js
7 7 (1.48%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.48%) SAS
8 6 (1.27%) IIS
9 5 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (1.06%) Lync
9 5 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.21%) Confluence
10 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.93%) MS Office
3 11 (2.33%) MS Project
3 11 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.42%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.42%) InDesign
4 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) SPSS
5 1 (0.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 19 (4.03%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 3 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.42%) FRx
5 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.42%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.06%) Office 365
5 4 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.72%) Internet
2 23 (4.87%) HTTP
3 18 (3.81%) Firewall
4 17 (3.60%) Ethernet
5 9 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (1.69%) Wireshark
6 8 (1.69%) tcpdump
6 8 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.48%) SAN
8 5 (1.06%) SSH
9 4 (0.85%) Network Security
9 4 (0.85%) VLAN
9 4 (0.85%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (0.85%) WAN
9 4 (0.85%) IP Telephony
9 4 (0.85%) FTP
9 4 (0.85%) LDAP
10 3 (0.64%) VPN
10 3 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.42%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 26 (5.51%) RDBMS
4 19 (4.03%) MySQL
5 12 (2.54%) Big Data
6 11 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.85%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.64%) DB2
12 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.64%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 45 (9.53%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.51%) Subversion
3 25 (5.30%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.91%) JIRA
5 7 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (1.48%) Selenium
6 6 (1.27%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.06%) JUnit
7 5 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.06%) Bugzilla
7 5 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.85%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.85%) Ant
9 3 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (0.64%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.64%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.64%) RSpec
10 2 (0.42%) MSTest
10 2 (0.42%) MSBuild
General
1 131 (27.75%) Finance
2 31 (6.57%) Games
3 29 (6.14%) Banking
4 26 (5.51%) Marketing
5 23 (4.87%) Retail
6 19 (4.03%) Electronics
7 15 (3.18%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.91%) Advertising
9 8 (1.69%) Law
10 7 (1.48%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.06%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.06%) General Ledger
12 5 (1.06%) French Language
13 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.42%) Legal
14 2 (0.42%) Publishing
14 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.21%) Billing
15 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (32.84%) Developer
2 83 (17.58%) Software Engineer
3 75 (15.89%) Analyst
4 60 (12.71%) Software Developer
5 48 (10.17%) Java Developer
6 33 (6.99%) C# Developer
7 29 (6.14%) Senior Developer
8 27 (5.72%) Business Analyst
9 24 (5.08%) Consultant
9 24 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 23 (4.87%) Systems Analyst
11 22 (4.66%) .NET Developer
12 19 (4.03%) Graduate
13 18 (3.81%) Junior
14 17 (3.60%) Architect
15 16 (3.39%) QA Engineer
16 15 (3.18%) C++ Software Developer
16 15 (3.18%) C++ Developer
16 15 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
17 13 (2.75%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (26.69%) .NET
2 105 (22.25%) HTML
3 78 (16.53%) CSS
4 65 (13.77%) XML
5 42 (8.90%) ASP.NET
5 42 (8.90%) jQuery
6 38 (8.05%) Web Services
7 33 (6.99%) Hibernate
8 32 (6.78%) .NET Framework
9 31 (6.57%) WPF
10 27 (5.72%) HTML5
11 26 (5.51%) Spring
12 24 (5.08%) Servlets
12 24 (5.08%) SOAP
13 23 (4.87%) NHibernate
14 20 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (4.03%) Qt
15 19 (4.03%) CSS3
16 18 (3.81%) JSP
16 18 (3.81%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 197 (41.74%) Computer Science
2 81 (17.16%) Mathematics
3 71 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (6.78%) Physics
5 30 (6.36%) Visualisation
6 29 (6.14%) Management Information System
7 22 (4.66%) Data Structures
7 22 (4.66%) Algorithms
8 19 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (3.39%) CUDA
10 15 (3.18%) User Experience
10 15 (3.18%) Open Source
11 9 (1.91%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.69%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.69%) Statistics
13 7 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (1.27%) Social Media
14 6 (1.27%) PMI
14 6 (1.27%) Blog
15 5 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 108 (22.88%) Linux
2 75 (15.89%) Windows
3 55 (11.65%) UNIX
4 24 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (3.18%) Debian
6 10 (2.12%) Android
7 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.69%) CentOS
7 8 (1.69%) Fedora
7 8 (1.69%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.06%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.06%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.85%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.85%) Solaris
10 3 (0.64%) AIX
10 3 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.64%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (26.91%) Software Engineering
3 75 (15.89%) OO
4 72 (15.25%) Project Management
5 48 (10.17%) Automated Testing
6 40 (8.47%) Business Analysis
7 39 (8.26%) TDD
8 38 (8.05%) Unit Testing
9 36 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (7.63%) Scrum
9 36 (7.63%) Mentoring
10 35 (7.42%) Analytics
11 34 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (6.99%) MVC
13 30 (6.36%) Waterfall
14 29 (6.14%) Information Security
15 27 (5.72%) OOP
16 26 (5.51%) Web Development
17 24 (5.08%) Service Delivery
18 21 (4.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 149 (31.57%) C#
2 144 (30.51%) Java
3 96 (20.34%) C++
4 94 (19.92%) SQL
5 85 (18.01%) JavaScript
6 51 (10.81%) C
7 46 (9.75%) Perl
8 38 (8.05%) Python
9 22 (4.66%) PL/SQL
10 21 (4.45%) Ruby
11 16 (3.39%) VC++
12 12 (2.54%) VB.NET
12 12 (2.54%) Objective-C
13 10 (2.12%) CoffeeScript
13 10 (2.12%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.12%) PHP
14 8 (1.69%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.48%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.06%) ActionScript
17 4 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (4.03%) PhD
2 14 (2.97%) OCP
2 14 (2.97%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (2.75%) Postgraduate
4 10 (2.12%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.12%) GIAC
5 9 (1.91%) ISEB
5 9 (1.91%) CISSP
6 8 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.69%) CEH
7 6 (1.27%) CBAP
7 6 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.06%) SSCP
8 5 (1.06%) HND
8 5 (1.06%) MBA
9 4 (0.85%) GCIA
9 4 (0.85%) GSEC
9 4 (0.85%) GCIH
9 4 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.85%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.90%) QA
2 7 (1.48%) SLA
3 5 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.42%) CRD IV
System Software
1 10 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.85%) Snort
6 3 (0.64%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.42%) Firmware
7 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.42%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) Gluster
8 1 (0.21%) KVM
8 1 (0.21%) Docker
8 1 (0.21%) Squid
8 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (1.06%) Puppet
1 5 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.64%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.42%) WSUS
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 79 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 49 (10.38%) Oracle
3 12 (2.54%) Adobe
3 12 (2.54%) Cisco
3 12 (2.54%) Dell
4 11 (2.33%) VMware
5 7 (1.48%) HP
6 6 (1.27%) Sybase
6 6 (1.27%) Google
7 5 (1.06%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.85%) Informatica
8 4 (0.85%) Perforce
9 3 (0.64%) Splunk
9 3 (0.64%) Twitter
9 3 (0.64%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.64%) Citrix
10 2 (0.42%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.42%) EMC
10 2 (0.42%) IBM
10 2 (0.42%) F5
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Large Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: From £24k-£39k dependent on experience + pension scheme + bonuses
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 28,000 to £40,000
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
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