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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 6 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 241 179 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.14% 14.73% 22.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.64% 59.67% 71.69%
Number of salaries quoted 150 98 195
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
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
411 300 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.53% 24.69% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 243 170 270
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 2 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 189 (41.91%) Computer Science
2 143 (31.71%) C#
2 143 (31.71%) Java
3 132 (29.27%) Software Engineering
4 119 (26.39%) .NET
5 116 (25.72%) Finance
6 108 (23.95%) HTML
7 98 (21.73%) JavaScript
8 93 (20.62%) C++
9 87 (19.29%) Linux
10 81 (17.96%) Agile Software Development
11 80 (17.74%) CSS
12 75 (16.63%) SQL
13 74 (16.41%) Mathematics
14 72 (15.96%) OO
15 71 (15.74%) Microsoft
16 69 (15.30%) SQL Server
16 69 (15.30%) Project Management
17 59 (13.08%) Windows
18 58 (12.86%) XML
19 56 (12.42%) UNIX
20 49 (10.86%) C
21 48 (10.64%) jQuery
21 48 (10.64%) Automated Testing
22 47 (10.42%) Business Analysis
23 46 (10.20%) ASP.NET
24 44 (9.76%) Marketing
25 41 (9.09%) Oracle
26 39 (8.65%) MS Office
26 39 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 29 (6.43%) Apache
2 21 (4.66%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.44%) IIS
5 8 (1.77%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.77%) Node.js
6 7 (1.55%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.11%) SAS
7 5 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.11%) Lync
7 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.44%) CMS
9 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.22%) WordPress
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 39 (8.65%) MS Office
2 33 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.33%) MS Project
4 11 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.89%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.44%) InDesign
7 1 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 12 (2.66%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle iProcurement
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%) FRx
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.22%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.11%) Office 365
5 4 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.88%) Internet
2 18 (3.99%) HTTP
3 17 (3.77%) Ethernet
4 14 (3.10%) Firewall
5 9 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.77%) SAN
6 8 (1.77%) Wireshark
6 8 (1.77%) tcpdump
7 5 (1.11%) SSH
7 5 (1.11%) Wireless
8 4 (0.89%) IP Telephony
8 4 (0.89%) RNC
8 4 (0.89%) VLAN
8 4 (0.89%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.89%) Network Security
8 4 (0.89%) HSPA
8 4 (0.89%) LTE
8 4 (0.89%) FTP
8 4 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.65%) Relational Database
3 21 (4.66%) RDBMS
4 13 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.66%) MySQL
5 12 (2.66%) Big Data
6 6 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.11%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (0.89%) Spotfire
8 4 (0.89%) QlikView
8 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.89%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (7.54%) Visual Studio
2 27 (5.99%) Subversion
3 15 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.66%) JUnit
5 10 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.77%) TestNG
7 7 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (1.55%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.33%) InstallShield
8 6 (1.33%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.11%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.11%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 5 (1.11%) RSpec
9 5 (1.11%) Selenium
9 5 (1.11%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.89%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.67%) ERwin
11 3 (0.67%) Ant
General
1 116 (25.72%) Finance
2 44 (9.76%) Marketing
3 34 (7.54%) Games
4 26 (5.76%) Banking
5 21 (4.66%) Retail
6 20 (4.43%) Electronics
7 14 (3.10%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.88%) Retail Banking
9 12 (2.66%) Law
10 11 (2.44%) Advertising
11 8 (1.77%) Legal
12 7 (1.55%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.55%) Automotive
12 7 (1.55%) French Language
13 5 (1.11%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.44%) German Language
16 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 144 (31.93%) Developer
2 85 (18.85%) Software Engineer
3 74 (16.41%) Analyst
4 53 (11.75%) Software Developer
5 46 (10.20%) Java Developer
6 30 (6.65%) Senior Developer
7 26 (5.76%) Systems Analyst
8 25 (5.54%) Junior
8 25 (5.54%) Business Analyst
9 24 (5.32%) Consultant
10 22 (4.88%) C++ Developer
11 21 (4.66%) C# Developer
11 21 (4.66%) Graduate
12 20 (4.43%) C++ Software Developer
13 19 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
13 19 (4.21%) Senior Software Developer
14 18 (3.99%) Java Software Developer
15 17 (3.77%) Product Manager
15 17 (3.77%) .NET Developer
16 16 (3.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (26.39%) .NET
2 108 (23.95%) HTML
3 80 (17.74%) CSS
4 58 (12.86%) XML
5 48 (10.64%) jQuery
6 46 (10.20%) ASP.NET
7 33 (7.32%) Web Services
8 29 (6.43%) Hibernate
9 28 (6.21%) WPF
10 26 (5.76%) .NET Framework
10 26 (5.76%) HTML5
11 24 (5.32%) XSLT
12 23 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (4.88%) Qt
13 22 (4.88%) NHibernate
14 20 (4.43%) SOAP
15 19 (4.21%) Servlets
15 19 (4.21%) Spring
15 19 (4.21%) Java EE
15 19 (4.21%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 189 (41.91%) Computer Science
2 74 (16.41%) Mathematics
3 32 (7.10%) Management Information System
4 31 (6.87%) Physics
5 26 (5.76%) Visualisation
6 20 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.55%) Open Source
7 16 (3.55%) CUDA
8 11 (2.44%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.33%) PMI
9 6 (1.33%) Economics
9 6 (1.33%) Blog
10 5 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.11%) E-Learning
10 5 (1.11%) Statistics
10 5 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.89%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 87 (19.29%) Linux
2 59 (13.08%) Windows
3 56 (12.42%) UNIX
4 15 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.77%) Fedora
5 8 (1.77%) Android
5 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.77%) CentOS
6 7 (1.55%) Windows XP
6 7 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.33%) Solaris
7 6 (1.33%) Debian
8 5 (1.11%) AIX
8 5 (1.11%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.89%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (29.27%) Software Engineering
2 81 (17.96%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (15.96%) OO
4 69 (15.30%) Project Management
5 48 (10.64%) Automated Testing
6 47 (10.42%) Business Analysis
7 39 (8.65%) TDD
7 39 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (8.65%) Mentoring
8 38 (8.43%) Scrum
9 36 (7.98%) MVC
10 34 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (6.87%) Unit Testing
12 28 (6.21%) Web Development
13 26 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (5.54%) Analytics
14 25 (5.54%) Service Delivery
15 24 (5.32%) Information Security
16 23 (5.10%) OOP
17 22 (4.88%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (31.71%) Java
1 143 (31.71%) C#
2 98 (21.73%) JavaScript
3 93 (20.62%) C++
4 75 (16.63%) SQL
5 49 (10.86%) C
6 37 (8.20%) Python
7 34 (7.54%) Perl
8 23 (5.10%) Ruby
9 17 (3.77%) PL/SQL
10 16 (3.55%) VC++
11 14 (3.10%) Objective-C
12 13 (2.88%) CoffeeScript
13 12 (2.66%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.44%) PHP
15 8 (1.77%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.55%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.11%) XQuery
17 5 (1.11%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.11%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 19 (4.21%) PhD
2 15 (3.33%) Postgraduate
3 11 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.22%) ISEB
5 8 (1.77%) OCP
5 8 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.33%) MBA
7 6 (1.33%) CBAP
7 6 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.11%) GIAC
9 4 (0.89%) GCIA
9 4 (0.89%) GSEC
9 4 (0.89%) GCIH
9 4 (0.89%) GWAPT
9 4 (0.89%) GPEN
9 4 (0.89%) OSCP
9 4 (0.89%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.43%) QA
2 8 (1.77%) 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 14 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (0.89%) Snort
5 3 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.44%) XenServer
6 2 (0.44%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Gluster
7 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.11%) Capistrano
3 4 (0.89%) Puppet
3 4 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.44%) WSUS
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 71 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.09%) Oracle
3 18 (3.99%) VMware
4 13 (2.88%) JBoss
5 12 (2.66%) Adobe
5 12 (2.66%) Dell
6 9 (2.00%) HP
7 8 (1.77%) Cisco
8 6 (1.33%) Google
9 5 (1.11%) Reuters
9 5 (1.11%) Perforce
10 4 (0.89%) Tableau
10 4 (0.89%) BT
10 4 (0.89%) Sybase
10 4 (0.89%) Citrix
11 3 (0.67%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.67%) Informatica
11 3 (0.67%) IBM
11 3 (0.67%) EMC
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: £45k - £60k per annum + 10% annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Expenses
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago