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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 89 108 92
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.33% 1.89% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -10.86%
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Scotland

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

Business Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
73 106 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.43% 6.87% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 54 84 37
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

thinkFolio Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 5 (50.00%) Markit EDM
2 5 (50.00%) Front Office
3 4 (40.00%) Charles River
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) LatentZero
5 2 (20.00%) Fidessa
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
6 1 (10.00%) Equities
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

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

Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Markit EDM
2 3 (30.00%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (10.00%) Equities
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 5 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Charles River
2 2 (20.00%) Fidessa
2 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft