The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 77 86 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -43
Permanent jobs citing Internet 22 17 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.69% 1.22% 4.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.17% 9.34% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 27
Average salary £51,250 £42,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.02% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,972 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Internet
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
167 182 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.86% 13.08% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 88 121 104
Average salary £35,000 £39,360 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.07% -1.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 26 (46.43%) XML
1 26 (46.43%) Degree
2 22 (39.29%) Finance
3 19 (33.93%) Middleware
4 17 (30.36%) Project Management
4 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.36%) PRINCE2
5 15 (26.79%) XSLT
5 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
5 15 (26.79%) SOA
5 15 (26.79%) XML Schema
5 15 (26.79%) XForms
5 15 (26.79%) XPath
5 15 (26.79%) Use Case
6 14 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 13 (23.21%) DSDM
7 13 (23.21%) QA
8 12 (21.43%) Content Management
8 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 12 (21.43%) Web Services
8 12 (21.43%) OO
8 12 (21.43%) Banking
9 11 (19.64%) Java
9 11 (19.64%) .NET
9 11 (19.64%) MySQL
9 11 (19.64%) Apache
9 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
10 10 (17.86%) Perl
10 10 (17.86%) Linux

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 11 (19.64%) Apache
1 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.93%) MQSeries
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.93%) CICS
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Lync
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
5 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Intranet
2 5 (8.93%) WAN
2 5 (8.93%) LAN
2 5 (8.93%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) VoIP
3 2 (3.57%) Wireless
4 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.79%) WiMAX
4 1 (1.79%) VLAN
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.79%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) IPv6
4 1 (1.79%) 802.11
4 1 (1.79%) SONET
4 1 (1.79%) DWDM
4 1 (1.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) MySQL
2 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Retail
4 6 (10.71%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Publishing
5 2 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Information Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Programmer
4 5 (8.93%) Security Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) CICS Programmer
5 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.36%) SEO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) XML
2 19 (33.93%) Middleware
3 15 (26.79%) XForms
3 15 (26.79%) XSLT
3 15 (26.79%) XML Schema
4 12 (21.43%) Web Services
5 11 (19.64%) .NET
6 10 (17.86%) Servlets
7 9 (16.07%) SOAP
7 9 (16.07%) HTML
7 9 (16.07%) JSP
7 9 (16.07%) CGI
8 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (8.93%) CSS
11 4 (7.14%) Classic ASP
11 4 (7.14%) Ajax
11 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 5 (8.93%) Mainframe
4 5 (8.93%) Online Banking
4 5 (8.93%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (5.36%) CMDB
6 2 (3.57%) DataPower
7 1 (1.79%) Open Source
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.79%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Debian
2 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Windows
4 2 (3.57%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) PRINCE2
1 17 (30.36%) Project Management
1 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.79%) Use Case
2 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
2 15 (26.79%) SOA
3 14 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 13 (23.21%) DSDM
5 12 (21.43%) OO
5 12 (21.43%) Content Management
6 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 10 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (16.07%) Information Security
7 9 (16.07%) Automated Testing
8 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.71%) Migration
9 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.93%) Web Development
10 5 (8.93%) Cyber Security
11 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) XPath
2 11 (19.64%) Java
3 10 (17.86%) Perl
4 9 (16.07%) C#
5 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.71%) SQL
7 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.93%) Assembly Language
8 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.36%) VB
9 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) VBA
9 1 (1.79%) VBScript
9 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) CISM
2 5 (8.93%) CISMP
2 5 (8.93%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) QA
2 6 (10.71%) ISO 9001
3 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
1 2 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) Google