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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 8 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 233 243 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.65% 16.50% 14.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.36% 59.27% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 152 152 95
Average salary £39,250 £38,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,550 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
492 410 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.94% 27.83% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 339 241 167
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 31 August 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 140 (34.15%) Computer Science
2 137 (33.41%) Finance
3 114 (27.80%) Software Engineering
4 112 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (27.07%) Java
6 90 (21.95%) Project Management
7 83 (20.24%) SQL
7 83 (20.24%) Linux
8 75 (18.29%) .NET
9 65 (15.85%) SDLC
10 63 (15.37%) Windows
11 62 (15.12%) HTML
12 61 (14.88%) JavaScript
13 60 (14.63%) Web Services
14 58 (14.15%) Scrum
15 57 (13.90%) OO
15 57 (13.90%) C#
16 55 (13.41%) Microsoft
16 55 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
17 53 (12.93%) Banking
18 51 (12.44%) C++
19 48 (11.71%) QA
20 47 (11.46%) Relational Database
21 46 (11.22%) Python
22 45 (10.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 42 (10.24%) RDBMS
24 41 (10.00%) MS Excel
24 41 (10.00%) CSS
24 41 (10.00%) JSP
24 41 (10.00%) Servlets

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 29 (7.07%) Apache
1 29 (7.07%) Tomcat
2 26 (6.34%) IIS
3 16 (3.90%) JBoss
4 14 (3.41%) SAS
4 14 (3.41%) WebSphere
5 12 (2.93%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.44%) NetWeaver
7 9 (2.20%) CMS
8 4 (0.98%) WordPress
9 2 (0.49%) Drupal
9 2 (0.49%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.49%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.24%) PowerExchange
10 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 41 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.93%) MS Office
3 4 (0.98%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.73%) SPSS
4 3 (0.73%) MS Project
5 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.49%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.49%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.49%) Magento
2 2 (0.49%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.24%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.24%) MultiFonds
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.22%) SaaS
5 4 (0.98%) GitHub
6 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.07%) Internet
2 21 (5.12%) Ethernet
3 14 (3.41%) CTI
4 10 (2.44%) HTTP
5 8 (1.95%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.95%) SAN
6 7 (1.71%) Firewall
7 5 (1.22%) SSL
7 5 (1.22%) LAN
8 4 (0.98%) LDAP
8 4 (0.98%) Intranet
8 4 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.73%) Network Security
9 3 (0.73%) NAS
9 3 (0.73%) DNS
9 3 (0.73%) VoIP
9 3 (0.73%) WLAN
9 3 (0.73%) WAN
10 2 (0.49%) Wireless
11 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.46%) Relational Database
2 42 (10.24%) RDBMS
3 40 (9.76%) MySQL
3 40 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 14 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.44%) SAP BI
6 10 (2.44%) SAP BW
7 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.49%) MS Access
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.49%) Big Data
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 27 (6.59%) Subversion
3 22 (5.37%) Visual Studio
4 17 (4.15%) JUnit
5 10 (2.44%) Selenium
5 10 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.20%) HP UFT
7 6 (1.46%) Ant
8 5 (1.22%) JMeter
8 5 (1.22%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.22%) Maven
8 5 (1.22%) HttpUnit
8 5 (1.22%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.22%) AccuRev
8 5 (1.22%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.22%) Hudson
9 4 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.98%) LSMW
10 3 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 137 (33.41%) Finance
2 53 (12.93%) Banking
3 28 (6.83%) Law
4 23 (5.61%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.39%) Electronics
6 15 (3.66%) Marketing
7 14 (3.41%) Retail
8 7 (1.71%) Legal
9 6 (1.46%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.73%) Local Government
11 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.73%) Military
11 3 (0.73%) Avionics
12 2 (0.49%) German Language
12 2 (0.49%) Games
12 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (23.41%) Developer
2 84 (20.49%) Analyst
3 49 (11.95%) Software Engineer
4 42 (10.24%) Consultant
5 37 (9.02%) Java Developer
6 30 (7.32%) Security Analyst
7 25 (6.10%) Graduate
8 17 (4.15%) Junior
9 15 (3.66%) Security Consultant
9 15 (3.66%) Information Analyst
9 15 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
10 14 (3.41%) Information Security Analyst
10 14 (3.41%) Test Analyst
10 14 (3.41%) Business Analyst
11 13 (3.17%) IT Consultant
11 13 (3.17%) Graduate Developer
12 12 (2.93%) SAP Consultant
12 12 (2.93%) IT Security Consultant
12 12 (2.93%) Tester
13 11 (2.68%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (18.29%) .NET
2 62 (15.12%) HTML
3 60 (14.63%) Web Services
4 41 (10.00%) CSS
4 41 (10.00%) JSP
4 41 (10.00%) Servlets
5 31 (7.56%) XML
6 27 (6.59%) SOAP
7 26 (6.34%) jQuery
8 22 (5.37%) CGI
9 19 (4.63%) ASP.NET
9 19 (4.63%) JMS
10 18 (4.39%) HTML5
11 17 (4.15%) EJB 3.0
11 17 (4.15%) EJB
11 17 (4.15%) Java EE
12 16 (3.90%) STL
12 16 (3.90%) MFC
13 14 (3.41%) Java SE
13 14 (3.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 140 (34.15%) Computer Science
2 55 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 28 (6.83%) Data Centre
5 20 (4.88%) Visualisation
6 18 (4.39%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (4.39%) GIS
7 14 (3.41%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.41%) Physics
8 10 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.71%) SWIFT
9 7 (1.71%) Replication
9 7 (1.71%) Grid Computing
10 6 (1.46%) CUDA
10 6 (1.46%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.46%) User Experience
11 5 (1.22%) FMCG
11 5 (1.22%) Statistics
11 5 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.22%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 83 (20.24%) Linux
2 63 (15.37%) Windows
3 31 (7.56%) Android
4 24 (5.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (5.85%) UNIX
5 22 (5.37%) Debian
6 12 (2.93%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.46%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.46%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.73%) Solaris
8 3 (0.73%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.49%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (27.80%) Software Engineering
2 112 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (21.95%) Project Management
4 65 (15.85%) SDLC
5 58 (14.15%) Scrum
6 57 (13.90%) OO
7 35 (8.54%) Automated Testing
8 31 (7.56%) Information Security
9 30 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 30 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 29 (7.07%) Configuration Management
11 27 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (6.59%) Performance Management
12 25 (6.10%) Service Management
13 24 (5.85%) TDD
13 24 (5.85%) Software Testing
13 24 (5.85%) Vulnerability Management
14 22 (5.37%) Security Architecture
14 22 (5.37%) Unit Testing
15 21 (5.12%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 111 (27.07%) Java
2 83 (20.24%) SQL
3 61 (14.88%) JavaScript
4 57 (13.90%) C#
5 51 (12.44%) C++
6 46 (11.22%) Python
7 33 (8.05%) Perl
8 21 (5.12%) Ruby
9 19 (4.63%) C
10 16 (3.90%) VC++
11 14 (3.41%) ABAP
11 14 (3.41%) PHP
12 10 (2.44%) VBA
12 10 (2.44%) VB
12 10 (2.44%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.20%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.71%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.71%) Assembly Language
15 5 (1.22%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (9.51%) CISSP
2 17 (4.15%) CISM
3 16 (3.90%) ISEB
4 14 (3.41%) CISA
5 11 (2.68%) CISMP
6 10 (2.44%) ISTQB
7 9 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (1.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (1.95%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.22%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.98%) SAP Certification
11 4 (0.98%) CCNA
11 4 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.98%) HND
12 3 (0.73%) CCNP
12 3 (0.73%) MBA
12 3 (0.73%) GIAC
13 2 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.71%) QA
2 45 (10.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (6.83%) PCI DSS
4 23 (5.61%) SLA
5 7 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.71%) COBIT
6 4 (0.98%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.49%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.46%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) vSphere
5 2 (0.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (6.34%) Puppet
2 25 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.93%) Nagios
4 4 (0.98%) Munin
4 4 (0.98%) Graphite
5 3 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.49%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.27%) Oracle
3 28 (6.83%) Splunk
4 20 (4.88%) ArcSight
5 18 (4.39%) SAP
6 15 (3.66%) VMware
7 9 (2.20%) Rackspace
8 8 (1.95%) Google
9 7 (1.71%) Websense
9 7 (1.71%) Cisco
9 7 (1.71%) IBM
9 7 (1.71%) Symantec
9 7 (1.71%) Sophos
10 6 (1.46%) Informatica
10 6 (1.46%) DigitalOcean
11 5 (1.22%) Alterian
12 4 (0.98%) F5
12 4 (0.98%) FrontRange
12 4 (0.98%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.98%) Adobe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
7 Fifty Two Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £39,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago