The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 47 104 77
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -27
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 61 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.28% 0.51% 1.79%
As % of the General category 7.98% 1.09% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 14
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +78.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,767 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Telecoms
Scotland

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
764 733 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.61% 46.48% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 462 464 319
Average salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 115 (92.74%) Finance
2 94 (75.81%) Banking
3 73 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (40.32%) JavaScript
5 48 (38.71%) Python
6 43 (34.68%) TDD
7 39 (31.45%) Amazon AWS
8 38 (30.65%) Linux
8 38 (30.65%) Java
9 33 (26.61%) Web Services
9 33 (26.61%) Degree
10 27 (21.77%) Games
11 26 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (15.32%) RESTful
12 19 (15.32%) HTML
12 19 (15.32%) CSS
13 18 (14.52%) MVC
13 18 (14.52%) Unit Testing
13 18 (14.52%) HTML5
13 18 (14.52%) Sass
13 18 (14.52%) LESS
14 17 (13.71%) Configuration Management
15 16 (12.90%) SQL
16 15 (12.10%) Puppet
16 15 (12.10%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (11.29%) Multithreading
17 14 (11.29%) QA
18 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
18 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (10.48%) Amazon EC2

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.65%) Apache
2 6 (4.84%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.42%) Lync
3 3 (2.42%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Office
2 3 (2.42%) SPSS
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.81%) InDesign
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (31.45%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.48%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.84%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (4.84%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) LAN
2 6 (4.84%) WLAN
3 3 (2.42%) WAN
3 3 (2.42%) Wireless
3 3 (2.42%) VPN
4 2 (1.61%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.81%) LDAP
5 1 (0.81%) IPsec
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) Internet
5 1 (0.81%) OSPF
5 1 (0.81%) BGP
5 1 (0.81%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.84%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.84%) Apache Hive
3 6 (4.84%) MySQL
4 4 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.61%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.81%) Redis
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.03%) Ant
2 5 (4.03%) Selenium
3 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
General
1 115 (92.74%) Finance
2 94 (75.81%) Banking
3 27 (21.77%) Games
4 11 (8.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (7.26%) Retail
6 5 (4.03%) Legal
7 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.81%) French Language
9 1 (0.81%) German Language
9 1 (0.81%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (30.65%) Developer
2 12 (9.68%) Project Manager
2 12 (9.68%) Java Developer
2 12 (9.68%) Python Developer
3 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (6.45%) Network Engineer
5 7 (5.65%) Consultant
5 7 (5.65%) Web Developer
5 7 (5.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 6 (4.84%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 6 (4.84%) Cyber Security Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Security Consultant
6 6 (4.84%) Information Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (4.84%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.61%) Web Services
2 19 (15.32%) RESTful
2 19 (15.32%) HTML
2 19 (15.32%) CSS
3 18 (14.52%) HTML5
3 18 (14.52%) Sass
3 18 (14.52%) LESS
4 10 (8.06%) WebSockets
5 6 (4.84%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.87%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (8.87%) Cryptography
2 11 (8.87%) SCADA
3 6 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.42%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.42%) Psychology
4 3 (2.42%) Economics
4 3 (2.42%) Statistics
5 2 (1.61%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.81%) DTV
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.65%) Linux
2 9 (7.26%) Windows
3 7 (5.65%) UNIX
4 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.68%) TDD
3 26 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (14.52%) MVC
4 18 (14.52%) Unit Testing
5 17 (13.71%) Configuration Management
6 14 (11.29%) Multithreading
7 13 (10.48%) ITIL
8 11 (8.87%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (8.87%) Information Security
8 11 (8.87%) Data Protection
8 11 (8.87%) Information Assurance
8 11 (8.87%) Cyber Security
9 10 (8.06%) DevOps
10 9 (7.26%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.45%) Scrum
12 7 (5.65%) Project Management
12 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.65%) Capacity Management
12 7 (5.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.32%) JavaScript
2 48 (38.71%) Python
3 38 (30.65%) Java
4 16 (12.90%) SQL
5 12 (9.68%) PHP
6 10 (8.06%) Ruby
7 3 (2.42%) R
8 1 (0.81%) Elixir
8 1 (0.81%) Erlang
8 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (26.61%) Degree
2 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.87%) CISSP
3 11 (8.87%) CISA
3 11 (8.87%) CISM
4 9 (7.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (4.84%) MBA
6 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.29%) QA
2 11 (8.87%) PCI DSS
2 11 (8.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.87%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.81%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) Puppet
1 15 (12.10%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (7.26%) Graphite
2 9 (7.26%) Nagios
2 9 (7.26%) Munin
3 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (5.65%) Fujitsu
2 6 (4.84%) Oracle
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (0.81%) Informatica
5 1 (0.81%) NetApp
5 1 (0.81%) Apple
5 1 (0.81%) Perforce
5 1 (0.81%) VMware
5 1 (0.81%) Teradata
5 1 (0.81%) Google
5 1 (0.81%) Brocade
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe
5 1 (0.81%) HP
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb beneifts
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + bonus pension, health, homeworking
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 22 days ago