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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 6 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 242 199 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.90% 14.18% 21.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.21% 57.02% 61.60%
Number of salaries quoted 180 132 167
Average salary £44,000 £37,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
423 349 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.29% 24.88% 34.90%
Number of salaries quoted 275 210 254
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,550 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 27 February 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 175 (34.18%) Finance
2 174 (33.98%) Computer Science
3 168 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
4 146 (28.52%) Java
5 144 (28.13%) C#
6 133 (25.98%) Software Engineering
7 121 (23.63%) .NET
8 119 (23.24%) Windows
9 117 (22.85%) JavaScript
10 107 (20.90%) SQL Server
11 102 (19.92%) Linux
12 95 (18.55%) SQL
13 88 (17.19%) Project Management
14 87 (16.99%) Microsoft
15 76 (14.84%) Banking
16 75 (14.65%) Web Services
17 74 (14.45%) C++
17 74 (14.45%) HTML
17 74 (14.45%) Mathematics
18 64 (12.50%) OO
19 62 (12.11%) CSS
20 61 (11.91%) Python
20 61 (11.91%) Scrum
21 58 (11.33%) UNIX
22 56 (10.94%) XML
22 56 (10.94%) Oracle
23 55 (10.74%) TDD
24 53 (10.35%) Visual Studio
25 52 (10.16%) ASP.NET
25 52 (10.16%) MS Excel

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.93%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.73%) Apache
3 14 (2.73%) WebLogic
3 14 (2.73%) NetWeaver
4 13 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.54%) SAS
5 11 (2.15%) JBoss
6 8 (1.56%) IIS
6 8 (1.56%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.98%) Lync
9 4 (0.78%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.59%) WordPress
10 3 (0.59%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.20%) CMS
12 1 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 52 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.93%) MS Office
3 8 (1.56%) MS Project
4 4 (0.78%) SPSS
5 3 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.56%) SAP FI
3 7 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.37%) SAP CO
4 6 (1.17%) assyst
5 5 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.59%) Finacle
6 3 (0.59%) FLEXCUBE
6 3 (0.59%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.39%) FINCAD Analytics
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.20%) FRx
8 1 (0.20%) HFM
8 1 (0.20%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 43 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (1.37%) SaaS
4 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.39%) Office 365
6 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.08%) Internet
2 25 (4.88%) Ethernet
3 23 (4.49%) Firewall
4 12 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.37%) Intranet
5 7 (1.37%) SAN
6 6 (1.17%) WAN
6 6 (1.17%) HTTP
6 6 (1.17%) LAN
7 5 (0.98%) DNS
8 4 (0.78%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.59%) WLAN
10 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.39%) CTI
10 2 (0.39%) NAS
11 1 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.20%) Software-Defined Radio
11 1 (0.20%) WiMAX
11 1 (0.20%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.86%) Relational Database
3 18 (3.52%) MySQL
3 18 (3.52%) RDBMS
4 17 (3.32%) SAP BW
5 16 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.73%) SAP BI
6 14 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.17%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.98%) Big Data
10 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.78%) MS Access
10 4 (0.78%) DB2
11 3 (0.59%) OLAP
11 3 (0.59%) Informix
11 3 (0.59%) Ingres
11 3 (0.59%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (10.35%) Visual Studio
2 24 (4.69%) Subversion
3 16 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.56%) JIRA
4 8 (1.56%) Selenium
5 5 (0.98%) Clang
6 4 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.78%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.59%) Ant
7 3 (0.59%) ERwin
8 2 (0.39%) Maven
8 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.20%) Emacs
9 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.20%) MSTest
9 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.20%) NUnit
9 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
General
1 175 (34.18%) Finance
2 76 (14.84%) Banking
3 36 (7.03%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.88%) Retail
5 21 (4.10%) Electronics
6 16 (3.13%) Retail Banking
7 15 (2.93%) Marketing
8 9 (1.76%) Games
9 7 (1.37%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.78%) Billing
11 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.39%) Front Office
12 2 (0.39%) Law
12 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 2 (0.39%) Avionics
13 1 (0.20%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Advertising
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 148 (28.91%) Developer
2 75 (14.65%) Analyst
3 70 (13.67%) Software Engineer
4 65 (12.70%) Software Developer
5 45 (8.79%) Consultant
6 36 (7.03%) C# Developer
7 35 (6.84%) Java Developer
8 32 (6.25%) Architect
9 28 (5.47%) Senior Developer
10 27 (5.27%) Project Manager
11 21 (4.10%) Business Analyst
12 20 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
13 19 (3.71%) SAP Consultant
13 19 (3.71%) C# Software Developer
14 17 (3.32%) Graduate
15 16 (3.13%) .NET Developer
15 16 (3.13%) QA Engineer
16 14 (2.73%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 13 (2.54%) DBA
17 13 (2.54%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (23.63%) .NET
2 75 (14.65%) Web Services
3 74 (14.45%) HTML
4 62 (12.11%) CSS
5 56 (10.94%) XML
6 52 (10.16%) ASP.NET
7 50 (9.77%) .NET Framework
8 46 (8.98%) jQuery
9 34 (6.64%) WPF
10 29 (5.66%) Qt
11 26 (5.08%) OpenGL
12 24 (4.69%) STL
12 24 (4.69%) Spring
13 21 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (3.71%) HTML5
14 19 (3.71%) Direct3D
14 19 (3.71%) NHibernate
14 19 (3.71%) MFC
14 19 (3.71%) JSP
14 19 (3.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 174 (33.98%) Computer Science
2 74 (14.45%) Mathematics
3 52 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.45%) Physics
5 32 (6.25%) Visualisation
6 23 (4.49%) Management Information System
7 19 (3.71%) Open Source
7 19 (3.71%) CUDA
7 19 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (3.52%) GIS
9 14 (2.73%) Algorithms
10 12 (2.34%) Data Structures
11 11 (2.15%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.76%) User Experience
12 9 (1.76%) Statistics
12 9 (1.76%) Social Media
12 9 (1.76%) Equities
13 7 (1.37%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.37%) Data Integration
14 6 (1.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 119 (23.24%) Windows
2 102 (19.92%) Linux
3 58 (11.33%) UNIX
4 19 (3.71%) Android
5 17 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 16 (3.13%) Mac OS X
7 15 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.15%) Windows 7
9 11 (2.15%) Debian
10 9 (1.76%) Solaris
11 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.17%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.59%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.59%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.39%) AIX
15 1 (0.20%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (25.98%) Software Engineering
3 88 (17.19%) Project Management
4 64 (12.50%) OO
5 61 (11.91%) Scrum
6 55 (10.74%) TDD
7 52 (10.16%) MVC
8 36 (7.03%) Data Modelling
9 33 (6.45%) Analytics
10 32 (6.25%) PRINCE2
11 31 (6.05%) Unit Testing
12 28 (5.47%) Integration Testing
13 27 (5.27%) Waterfall
14 26 (5.08%) Use Case
14 26 (5.08%) OOP
14 26 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (4.88%) SOA
16 24 (4.69%) Mentoring
17 23 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (3.91%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (28.52%) Java
2 144 (28.13%) C#
3 117 (22.85%) JavaScript
4 95 (18.55%) SQL
5 74 (14.45%) C++
6 61 (11.91%) Python
7 38 (7.42%) C
8 29 (5.66%) Perl
9 23 (4.49%) PL/SQL
10 22 (4.30%) T-SQL
11 19 (3.71%) VC++
12 15 (2.93%) XPath
13 14 (2.73%) Ruby
13 14 (2.73%) ABAP
14 12 (2.34%) VBA
15 10 (1.95%) VB
15 10 (1.95%) PHP
16 7 (1.37%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.17%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (5.08%) CISSP
2 13 (2.54%) OCP
2 13 (2.54%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (2.34%) GIAC
4 11 (2.15%) CEH
4 11 (2.15%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.15%) SSCP
5 10 (1.95%) PMP
6 9 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.76%) PhD
7 8 (1.56%) HND
7 8 (1.56%) CISM
7 8 (1.56%) VCP4
8 5 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.98%) ISEB
9 4 (0.78%) CISA
9 4 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.78%) CISMP
10 3 (0.59%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.84%) QA
2 26 (5.08%) SLA
3 15 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.15%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.17%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.59%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.59%) COBIT
7 2 (0.39%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.39%) DO-254
8 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.20%) P3O
8 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.39%) XenApp
5 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.20%) Squid
6 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.15%) Puppet
1 11 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.56%) Nagios
2 8 (1.56%) Munin
2 8 (1.56%) Graphite
3 3 (0.59%) SCCM
4 2 (0.39%) Control-M
4 2 (0.39%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.20%) Ansible
5 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 56 (10.94%) Oracle
3 26 (5.08%) SAP
3 26 (5.08%) Cisco
4 15 (2.93%) Business Objects
5 12 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 11 (2.15%) Sybase
7 10 (1.95%) VMware
8 9 (1.76%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.37%) Splunk
9 7 (1.37%) ArcSight
9 7 (1.37%) HP
10 6 (1.17%) Informatica
11 5 (0.98%) Sourcefire
11 5 (0.98%) LogRhythm
12 4 (0.78%) Veeam
12 4 (0.78%) Lotus
12 4 (0.78%) IBM
13 3 (0.59%) Cognos
13 3 (0.59%) Sun
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