The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.54% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +12.82%
Regular Expression
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
584 485 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.19% 34.47% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 463 333 309
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Regular Expression Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 8 (66.67%) Open Source
3 8 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) SIEM
3 8 (66.67%) Analytics
4 6 (50.00%) CEH
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) CISSP
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (50.00%) SSCP
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) GIAC
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) FTP
6 4 (33.33%) HTTP
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 4 (33.33%) Data Security
6 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (33.33%) tcpdump
6 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 4 (33.33%) Computer Science

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) SSH
2 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 4 (33.33%) LDAP
2 4 (33.33%) FTP
2 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Security Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) SIEM
2 8 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) SSCP
2 6 (50.00%) GIAC
2 6 (50.00%) CEH
3 4 (33.33%) GCIA
3 4 (33.33%) GSEC
3 4 (33.33%) GCIH
3 4 (33.33%) GWAPT
3 4 (33.33%) GPEN
3 4 (33.33%) OSCP
3 4 (33.33%) OSCE
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat