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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 8 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 263 174 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.62% 13.75% 19.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.17% 57.24% 68.45%
Number of salaries quoted 168 108 167
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
423 304 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.33% 24.03% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 251 181 246
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,475 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 198 (41.86%) Computer Science
2 175 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (32.98%) C#
4 149 (31.50%) Java
5 140 (29.60%) Software Engineering
6 132 (27.91%) .NET
7 122 (25.79%) Finance
8 117 (24.74%) HTML
9 102 (21.56%) JavaScript
10 100 (21.14%) C++
11 98 (20.72%) Linux
12 86 (18.18%) CSS
12 86 (18.18%) SQL
13 85 (17.97%) SQL Server
14 79 (16.70%) Microsoft
14 79 (16.70%) Mathematics
15 78 (16.49%) OO
16 70 (14.80%) Windows
17 68 (14.38%) Project Management
18 64 (13.53%) XML
18 64 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
19 57 (12.05%) UNIX
20 54 (11.42%) C
21 51 (10.78%) ASP.NET
22 50 (10.57%) Automated Testing
22 50 (10.57%) jQuery
23 46 (9.73%) Business Analysis
24 44 (9.30%) Oracle
25 42 (8.88%) Visual Studio
26 41 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (6.77%) Apache
2 24 (5.07%) Tomcat
3 19 (4.02%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.90%) IIS
5 8 (1.69%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.69%) Node.js
6 6 (1.27%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.06%) SAS
7 5 (1.06%) Lync
7 5 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.21%) WordPress
9 1 (0.21%) CMS
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.82%) MS Office
3 16 (3.38%) MS Project
4 12 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.85%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.42%) InDesign
7 1 (0.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 14 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.90%) 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 General Ledger
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.06%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.42%) FRx
5 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.42%) HFM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.06%) Office 365
5 4 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.29%) Internet
2 22 (4.65%) HTTP
3 18 (3.81%) Ethernet
4 15 (3.17%) Firewall
5 8 (1.69%) Wireshark
5 8 (1.69%) tcpdump
5 8 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.69%) SAN
6 5 (1.06%) WAN
6 5 (1.06%) SSH
6 5 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.85%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.85%) VLAN
7 4 (0.85%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (0.85%) Network Security
7 4 (0.85%) FTP
7 4 (0.85%) LDAP
8 3 (0.63%) LAN
8 3 (0.63%) VPN
8 3 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.40%) Relational Database
3 25 (5.29%) RDBMS
4 16 (3.38%) MySQL
5 12 (2.54%) Big Data
6 11 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.27%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.85%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.85%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (0.85%) Spotfire
11 4 (0.85%) QlikView
11 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (8.88%) Visual Studio
2 29 (6.13%) Subversion
3 20 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (2.11%) JUnit
5 7 (1.48%) Eclipse
5 7 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (1.27%) Selenium
6 6 (1.27%) TestNG
6 6 (1.27%) JIRA
7 5 (1.06%) RSpec
7 5 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.06%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.06%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.06%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.06%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.85%) InstallShield
8 4 (0.85%) Ant
8 4 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 122 (25.79%) Finance
2 36 (7.61%) Marketing
3 32 (6.77%) Games
4 29 (6.13%) Banking
5 23 (4.86%) Retail
6 20 (4.23%) Electronics
7 15 (3.17%) Retail Banking
8 11 (2.33%) Law
8 11 (2.33%) Advertising
9 10 (2.11%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.48%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.27%) French Language
11 6 (1.27%) Legal
12 5 (1.06%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.85%) Automotive
14 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 155 (32.77%) Developer
2 92 (19.45%) Software Engineer
3 75 (15.86%) Analyst
4 59 (12.47%) Software Developer
5 47 (9.94%) Java Developer
6 30 (6.34%) Senior Developer
7 27 (5.71%) Business Analyst
8 26 (5.50%) Junior
8 26 (5.50%) Systems Analyst
8 26 (5.50%) C# Developer
9 24 (5.07%) Consultant
10 22 (4.65%) Graduate
11 20 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 19 (4.02%) C++ Developer
13 18 (3.81%) .NET Developer
14 17 (3.59%) Programmer
14 17 (3.59%) C++ Software Developer
14 17 (3.59%) Senior Software Developer
15 16 (3.38%) Product Manager
16 15 (3.17%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (27.91%) .NET
2 117 (24.74%) HTML
3 86 (18.18%) CSS
4 64 (13.53%) XML
5 51 (10.78%) ASP.NET
6 50 (10.57%) jQuery
7 35 (7.40%) Web Services
8 31 (6.55%) Hibernate
8 31 (6.55%) WPF
9 29 (6.13%) .NET Framework
10 28 (5.92%) HTML5
11 25 (5.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (4.86%) Qt
12 23 (4.86%) SOAP
13 22 (4.65%) Servlets
13 22 (4.65%) Spring
13 22 (4.65%) NHibernate
14 21 (4.44%) XSLT
14 21 (4.44%) CSS3
15 19 (4.02%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 198 (41.86%) Computer Science
2 79 (16.70%) Mathematics
3 64 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 32 (6.77%) Physics
6 28 (5.92%) Visualisation
7 20 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (3.59%) CUDA
9 16 (3.38%) Open Source
10 14 (2.96%) User Experience
11 10 (2.11%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.90%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (1.27%) PMI
13 6 (1.27%) Economics
13 6 (1.27%) Statistics
13 6 (1.27%) Social Media
13 6 (1.27%) Blog
14 5 (1.06%) E-Learning
14 5 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 98 (20.72%) Linux
2 70 (14.80%) Windows
3 57 (12.05%) UNIX
4 19 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.11%) Debian
6 9 (1.90%) 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 6 (1.27%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.27%) Solaris
8 6 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.06%) AIX
10 4 (0.85%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.63%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (29.60%) Software Engineering
3 78 (16.49%) OO
4 68 (14.38%) Project Management
5 50 (10.57%) Automated Testing
6 46 (9.73%) Business Analysis
7 41 (8.67%) TDD
7 41 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (8.46%) MVC
9 39 (8.25%) Mentoring
10 38 (8.03%) Scrum
11 36 (7.61%) Unit Testing
12 33 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (6.13%) Web Development
13 29 (6.13%) Analytics
14 27 (5.71%) Waterfall
14 27 (5.71%) OOP
15 26 (5.50%) Service Delivery
15 26 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (5.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 156 (32.98%) C#
2 149 (31.50%) Java
3 102 (21.56%) JavaScript
4 100 (21.14%) C++
5 86 (18.18%) SQL
6 54 (11.42%) C
7 40 (8.46%) Perl
8 39 (8.25%) Python
9 25 (5.29%) Ruby
10 19 (4.02%) PL/SQL
11 17 (3.59%) VC++
12 14 (2.96%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.75%) CoffeeScript
14 12 (2.54%) VB.NET
14 12 (2.54%) T-SQL
15 11 (2.33%) PHP
16 7 (1.48%) PowerShell
17 6 (1.27%) Shell Script
18 5 (1.06%) ActionScript
19 3 (0.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (3.81%) PhD
2 15 (3.17%) Postgraduate
3 11 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.11%) OCP
4 10 (2.11%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (2.11%) ISEB
4 10 (2.11%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.27%) MBA
5 6 (1.27%) GIAC
5 6 (1.27%) CBAP
5 6 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.27%) HND
6 5 (1.06%) CISSP
6 5 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.85%) GWAPT
7 4 (0.85%) GPEN
7 4 (0.85%) OSCP
7 4 (0.85%) OSCE
7 4 (0.85%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.77%) QA
2 7 (1.48%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.48%) SLA
3 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.42%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.85%) Snort
6 3 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.42%) XenServer
7 2 (0.42%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) Gluster
8 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.06%) Capistrano
2 4 (0.85%) Puppet
2 4 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.42%) WSUS
4 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 79 (16.70%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.30%) Oracle
3 16 (3.38%) VMware
4 13 (2.75%) JBoss
5 12 (2.54%) Adobe
5 12 (2.54%) Dell
6 9 (1.90%) Cisco
7 8 (1.69%) HP
8 6 (1.27%) Google
9 5 (1.06%) Perforce
10 4 (0.85%) Citrix
10 4 (0.85%) Tableau
10 4 (0.85%) Sybase
11 3 (0.63%) IBM
11 3 (0.63%) EMC
11 3 (0.63%) Informatica
11 3 (0.63%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.63%) Reuters
11 3 (0.63%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Standard Life
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ASG International
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ASG International
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Expenses
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago