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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 9 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 175 201 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.45% 12.78% 17.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.63% 58.60% 65.07%
Number of salaries quoted 132 133 110
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,092 £25,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
309 343 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.75% 21.81% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 182 217 166
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 146 (34.68%) Finance
2 138 (32.78%) Computer Science
3 127 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (28.27%) Software Engineering
5 112 (26.60%) Java
6 97 (23.04%) JavaScript
7 88 (20.90%) Project Management
8 80 (19.00%) C#
9 77 (18.29%) .NET
10 75 (17.81%) Windows
11 64 (15.20%) Linux
11 64 (15.20%) SQL
11 64 (15.20%) Banking
12 61 (14.49%) Microsoft
13 59 (14.01%) Web Services
14 58 (13.78%) Python
15 56 (13.30%) SQL Server
16 52 (12.35%) HTML
17 50 (11.88%) Scrum
18 48 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
19 47 (11.16%) Mathematics
20 45 (10.69%) SLA
21 44 (10.45%) UNIX
22 43 (10.21%) C++
22 43 (10.21%) Oracle
22 43 (10.21%) MS Excel
23 42 (9.98%) Data Modelling
23 42 (9.98%) CSS
24 41 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
25 40 (9.50%) Integration Testing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 25 (5.94%) NetWeaver
2 14 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.09%) IIS
3 13 (3.09%) JBoss
4 12 (2.85%) Apache
4 12 (2.85%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.85%) SAS
5 11 (2.61%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.38%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.66%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.19%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.48%) CMS
10 2 (0.48%) Drupal
10 2 (0.48%) WordPress
10 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 43 (10.21%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.04%) MS Office
3 5 (1.19%) MS Project
4 4 (0.95%) SPSS
5 3 (0.71%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.90%) SAP FI
2 7 (1.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (1.66%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.43%) assyst
4 5 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.48%) FINCAD Analytics
5 2 (0.48%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.24%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.24%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.66%) SaaS
2 7 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) GitHub
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.13%) Internet
2 23 (5.46%) Ethernet
3 13 (3.09%) Firewall
4 9 (2.14%) Intranet
5 8 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.90%) LAN
5 8 (1.90%) DNS
5 8 (1.90%) SAN
6 6 (1.43%) WLAN
7 5 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.19%) HTTP
7 5 (1.19%) CTI
8 4 (0.95%) VoIP
8 4 (0.95%) LDAP
8 4 (0.95%) SSL
9 3 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.48%) Wireless
10 2 (0.48%) WAN
10 2 (0.48%) NAS
11 1 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.30%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.60%) Relational Database
3 26 (6.18%) SAP BW
4 25 (5.94%) BusinessObjects
4 25 (5.94%) SAP BI
5 22 (5.23%) RDBMS
6 17 (4.04%) MySQL
7 8 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.66%) MS Access
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.95%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.71%) Big Data
10 3 (0.71%) Ingres
10 3 (0.71%) Informix
11 2 (0.48%) DB2
11 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (6.41%) Visual Studio
2 19 (4.51%) Subversion
3 15 (3.56%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.66%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.66%) Selenium
5 4 (0.95%) Ant
5 4 (0.95%) JUnit
6 2 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.48%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.48%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.24%) QUnit
7 1 (0.24%) GCC
7 1 (0.24%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.24%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.24%) QAComplete
7 1 (0.24%) Clang
7 1 (0.24%) Maven
7 1 (0.24%) NUnit
General
1 146 (34.68%) Finance
2 64 (15.20%) Banking
3 33 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.28%) Electronics
5 15 (3.56%) Retail
6 14 (3.33%) Marketing
7 8 (1.90%) Games
8 6 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.19%) Law
10 4 (0.95%) Billing
10 4 (0.95%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.48%) Front Office
12 2 (0.48%) German Language
12 2 (0.48%) Local Government
12 2 (0.48%) Avionics
13 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (20.90%) Developer
2 77 (18.29%) Analyst
3 56 (13.30%) Consultant
4 55 (13.06%) Software Engineer
5 31 (7.36%) SAP Consultant
5 31 (7.36%) Software Developer
6 25 (5.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 24 (5.70%) Business Consultant
8 23 (5.46%) Java Developer
8 23 (5.46%) SAP BI Consultant
9 22 (5.23%) Project Manager
9 22 (5.23%) SAP Business Consultant
10 20 (4.75%) Architect
10 20 (4.75%) Security Analyst
11 16 (3.80%) Graduate
11 16 (3.80%) Business Analyst
12 14 (3.33%) Senior Developer
13 13 (3.09%) C# Developer
14 11 (2.61%) Information Analyst
14 11 (2.61%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (18.29%) .NET
2 59 (14.01%) Web Services
3 52 (12.35%) HTML
4 42 (9.98%) CSS
5 33 (7.84%) XML
5 33 (7.84%) ASP.NET
6 31 (7.36%) jQuery
7 30 (7.13%) WPF
8 27 (6.41%) .NET Framework
9 23 (5.46%) Qt
10 21 (4.99%) JSP
10 21 (4.99%) Servlets
11 18 (4.28%) OpenGL
12 17 (4.04%) Middleware
13 16 (3.80%) MFC
13 16 (3.80%) STL
14 15 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (3.56%) Direct3D
15 14 (3.33%) Java SE
16 12 (2.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 138 (32.78%) Computer Science
2 48 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (11.16%) Mathematics
4 22 (5.23%) Visualisation
5 21 (4.99%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.56%) CUDA
6 15 (3.56%) GIS
7 14 (3.33%) Physics
7 14 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.61%) Data Integration
9 10 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (1.90%) Economics
10 8 (1.90%) Social Media
11 7 (1.66%) Open Source
11 7 (1.66%) User Experience
12 6 (1.43%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.43%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.43%) SCADA
12 6 (1.43%) Statistics
12 6 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 75 (17.81%) Windows
2 64 (15.20%) Linux
3 44 (10.45%) UNIX
4 25 (5.94%) Android
5 12 (2.85%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.38%) Debian
8 9 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.14%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.66%) Windows Phone
10 6 (1.43%) Solaris
11 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.48%) AIX
12 2 (0.48%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.24%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (28.27%) Software Engineering
3 88 (20.90%) Project Management
4 50 (11.88%) Scrum
5 42 (9.98%) Data Modelling
6 40 (9.50%) Integration Testing
6 40 (9.50%) TDD
7 34 (8.08%) OO
8 31 (7.36%) PRINCE2
9 30 (7.13%) ETL
9 30 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (7.13%) MVC
10 26 (6.18%) Mentoring
11 24 (5.70%) Information Security
12 23 (5.46%) Unit Testing
13 18 (4.28%) OOP
13 18 (4.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (4.28%) Automated Testing
13 18 (4.28%) Waterfall
14 17 (4.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 112 (26.60%) Java
2 97 (23.04%) JavaScript
3 80 (19.00%) C#
4 64 (15.20%) SQL
5 58 (13.78%) Python
6 43 (10.21%) C++
7 25 (5.94%) ABAP
8 22 (5.23%) C
9 19 (4.51%) VBA
10 18 (4.28%) Perl
11 17 (4.04%) T-SQL
12 16 (3.80%) VC++
12 16 (3.80%) Ruby
13 14 (3.33%) PL/SQL
13 14 (3.33%) XPath
14 11 (2.61%) VB
14 11 (2.61%) PHP
15 8 (1.90%) Assembly Language
16 5 (1.19%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (6.89%) CISSP
2 15 (3.56%) CISM
3 9 (2.14%) CISMP
4 8 (1.90%) ISEB
5 7 (1.66%) CISA
6 6 (1.43%) GIAC
6 6 (1.43%) MBA
6 6 (1.43%) CCNA
6 6 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.43%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.19%) CCNP
8 4 (0.95%) SSCP
8 4 (0.95%) HND
8 4 (0.95%) CEH
8 4 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.71%) OCP
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.69%) SLA
2 32 (7.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (7.13%) QA
4 21 (4.99%) PCI DSS
5 9 (2.14%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.43%) COBIT
7 5 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.48%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.48%) DO-254
System Software
1 14 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.19%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.48%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (4.04%) Puppet
1 17 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (3.33%) Nagios
3 9 (2.14%) Graphite
3 9 (2.14%) Munin
4 2 (0.48%) Control-M
4 2 (0.48%) SCCM
4 2 (0.48%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 61 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.21%) Oracle
3 36 (8.55%) SAP
4 27 (6.41%) Business Objects
5 16 (3.80%) Splunk
6 14 (3.33%) Cisco
6 14 (3.33%) VMware
7 11 (2.61%) ArcSight
8 9 (2.14%) Sybase
9 8 (1.90%) Xamarin
10 7 (1.66%) Lotus
11 6 (1.43%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.19%) LogRhythm
12 5 (1.19%) Sourcefire
12 5 (1.19%) Adobe
13 4 (0.95%) Informatica
13 4 (0.95%) Veeam
13 4 (0.95%) F5
14 3 (0.71%) Teradata
14 3 (0.71%) Sun
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NetTalent
Salary: excellent package and OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £ DOE very competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago