The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 92 90 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.73% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.82% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Median salary - £55,000 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +49.07%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.82%
Information Assurance
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1110 1224 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.69% 89.08% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 675 747 915
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 8 (88.89%) ISEB
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Retail
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (44.44%) CRM
5 4 (44.44%) ETL
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) V-Model
6 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (33.33%) Coaching
7 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
7 2 (22.22%) Analytics
7 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Selenium
7 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
8 1 (11.11%) General Ledger

Information Assurance
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) V-Model
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) FATCA