The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 69 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.84% 1.78% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.86% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 17
Median salary £24,500 £22,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,400
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
Graduate
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1086 1504 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.01% 95.43% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 774 949 983
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Graduate
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Edinburgh region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 24 (57.14%) Degree
2 15 (35.71%) Finance
3 11 (26.19%) Business Analysis
3 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
4 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 10 (23.81%) HTML
5 9 (21.43%) Retail
6 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.05%) Local Government
6 8 (19.05%) Project Management
7 7 (16.67%) Java
7 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 7 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 7 (16.67%) Economics
8 6 (14.29%) Banking
8 6 (14.29%) Physics
8 6 (14.29%) Psychology
8 6 (14.29%) C#
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.90%) User Experience
9 5 (11.90%) Service Design
9 5 (11.90%) Linux
9 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
9 5 (11.90%) Web Design
9 5 (11.90%) Operations Research
9 5 (11.90%) Multimedia
10 4 (9.52%) Web Development
10 4 (9.52%) Scrum

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Bower
1 3 (7.14%) Grunt
1 3 (7.14%) gulp
2 2 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Retail
3 8 (19.05%) Local Government
4 6 (14.29%) Banking
5 5 (11.90%) Multimedia
6 2 (4.76%) Law
7 1 (2.38%) Electronics
7 1 (2.38%) Games
7 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
3 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
4 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.14%) HTML5
4 3 (7.14%) Sass
4 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.76%) Android SDK
5 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.76%) LAMP
5 2 (4.76%) Regular Expression
5 2 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (2.38%) Celery
6 1 (2.38%) CGI
6 1 (2.38%) Java EE
6 1 (2.38%) jQuery
6 1 (2.38%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Economics
2 7 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 6 (14.29%) Physics
3 6 (14.29%) Psychology
4 5 (11.90%) User Experience
5 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.38%) Blockchain
7 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.38%) Informatics
7 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) CentOS
3 2 (4.76%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Debian
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Business Analysis
2 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Project Management
4 5 (11.90%) Operations Research
4 5 (11.90%) Service Design
4 5 (11.90%) Web Design
5 4 (9.52%) Scrum
5 4 (9.52%) Web Development
6 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
6 3 (7.14%) SIEM
7 2 (4.76%) Computer Security
7 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) OO
7 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) Python
5 3 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
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