The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 101 86 95
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 0.79% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +20.68%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
675 507 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.71% 46.17% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 418 325 448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Reuters
Scotland

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Reuters
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Reuters Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 9 (90.00%) Practice Management
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) Law
1 9 (90.00%) Legal
1 9 (90.00%) Marketing
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) InstallShield
3 5 (50.00%) XQuery
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) Degree

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Reuters 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 Reuters. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (50.00%) InstallShield
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 5 (50.00%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) Law
1 9 (90.00%) Legal
1 9 (90.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XSLT
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) OOXML
2 5 (50.00%) WinForms
2 5 (50.00%) Ajax
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Practice Management
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 4 (40.00%) Document Management
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) XQuery
2 5 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (40.00%) PMP
2 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe