The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 47 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Permanent jobs citing Internet 63 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.29% 1.79% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.81% 26.19% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 50 10 20
Average salary £42,250 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.05% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £53,200 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,375 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 84 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.08% 6.85% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 115 52 74
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,200 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
Scotland

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Internet
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Internet Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Internet
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 41 (42.27%) SQL
2 39 (40.21%) Java
3 32 (32.99%) Oracle
4 31 (31.96%) Web Services
5 29 (29.90%) OO
6 28 (28.87%) XML
7 25 (25.77%) Linux
7 25 (25.77%) Microsoft
8 24 (24.74%) Windows
8 24 (24.74%) QA
9 23 (23.71%) Computer Science
9 23 (23.71%) HTML
9 23 (23.71%) UNIX
10 22 (22.68%) C#
11 19 (19.59%) Degree
11 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
12 18 (18.56%) Perl
12 18 (18.56%) Middleware
13 16 (16.49%) Finance
13 16 (16.49%) .NET
14 15 (15.46%) Servlets
14 15 (15.46%) SOAP
14 15 (15.46%) Apache
14 15 (15.46%) Tomcat
14 15 (15.46%) Games
15 14 (14.43%) RDBMS
15 14 (14.43%) Ant
15 14 (14.43%) Automated Testing
15 14 (14.43%) Relational Database
16 13 (13.40%) Oracle Database

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.46%) Apache
1 15 (15.46%) Tomcat
2 12 (12.37%) WebLogic
3 11 (11.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (7.22%) WebSphere
4 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.12%) Lync
7 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.03%) WordPress
8 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
1 10 (10.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.03%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.34%) VoIP
2 10 (10.31%) WAN
2 10 (10.31%) LAN
2 10 (10.31%) Firewall
3 7 (7.22%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (7.22%) VPN
4 5 (5.15%) Intranet
5 4 (4.12%) POP3
5 4 (4.12%) SMTP
5 4 (4.12%) MPLS
5 4 (4.12%) IMAP
5 4 (4.12%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (4.12%) xDSL
5 4 (4.12%) Junos
6 3 (3.09%) VLAN
6 3 (3.09%) SSH
6 3 (3.09%) BGP
6 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.09%) SSL
7 1 (1.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) RDBMS
1 14 (14.43%) Relational Database
2 13 (13.40%) Oracle Database
2 13 (13.40%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.34%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.19%) MySQL
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Ant
2 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.09%) Selenium
5 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.06%) RubyMine
6 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 16 (16.49%) Finance
2 15 (15.46%) Games
3 8 (8.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Billing
4 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) Developer
2 15 (15.46%) Software Engineer
3 13 (13.40%) Software Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Middleware Specialist
5 8 (8.25%) Scala Developer
6 7 (7.22%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Architect
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Designer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Designer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Designer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.09%) QA Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (3.09%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.96%) Web Services
2 28 (28.87%) XML
3 23 (23.71%) HTML
4 18 (18.56%) Middleware
5 16 (16.49%) .NET
6 15 (15.46%) Servlets
6 15 (15.46%) SOAP
7 11 (11.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (11.34%) .NET Framework
7 11 (11.34%) CSS
7 11 (11.34%) XSLT
8 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
9 8 (8.25%) Ajax
10 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (7.22%) jQuery
11 4 (4.12%) CGI
11 4 (4.12%) COM
11 4 (4.12%) JSP
11 4 (4.12%) HTML5
12 3 (3.09%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.71%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.25%) Mathematics
2 8 (8.25%) Physics
2 8 (8.25%) Online Games
2 8 (8.25%) Hedge funds
3 7 (7.22%) Clustering
3 7 (7.22%) Replication
4 5 (5.15%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Open Source
6 1 (1.03%) Informatics
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.77%) Linux
2 24 (24.74%) Windows
3 23 (23.71%) UNIX
4 10 (10.31%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.12%) Debian
5 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.09%) AIX
6 3 (3.09%) zOS
6 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.90%) OO
2 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
3 14 (14.43%) Automated Testing
4 12 (12.37%) Service Management
5 11 (11.34%) BPMN
5 11 (11.34%) SOA
6 10 (10.31%) Scrum
6 10 (10.31%) Six Sigma
6 10 (10.31%) Performance Management
7 9 (9.28%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.25%) Information Security
9 7 (7.22%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (7.22%) MVC
10 6 (6.19%) Project Management
10 6 (6.19%) Web Design
10 6 (6.19%) TDD
10 6 (6.19%) Web Development
11 4 (4.12%) ITIL
11 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 41 (42.27%) SQL
2 39 (40.21%) Java
3 22 (22.68%) C#
4 18 (18.56%) Perl
5 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.28%) Python
7 8 (8.25%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.25%) Scala
8 6 (6.19%) XQuery
8 6 (6.19%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 5 (5.15%) Jython
10 4 (4.12%) PHP
11 3 (3.09%) Ruby
12 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (19.59%) Degree
2 10 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.25%) PhD
4 7 (7.22%) CCNA
5 4 (4.12%) CCNP
5 4 (4.12%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.74%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) vSphere
3 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (4.12%) Puppet
3 4 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 32 (32.99%) Oracle
2 25 (25.77%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.34%) Cisco
4 7 (7.22%) SolarWinds
5 5 (5.15%) VMware
6 4 (4.12%) Juniper
7 3 (3.09%) IBM
7 3 (3.09%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.06%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.06%) Twitter
9 1 (1.03%) SAP
Edinburgh, Scotland
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago