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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 91 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing thinkFolio 15 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.01% 0.61% 0.083%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.24% 6.77% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 0
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £38,750 -
% change year-on-year
+35.48% -
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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
87 133 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.86% 8.96% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 73 110 36
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +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 31 July 2015.

thinkFolio Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (72.73%) Markit EDM
2 15 (68.18%) Asset Management
2 15 (68.18%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) Change Management
5 11 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 11 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
5 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (50.00%) SDLC
5 11 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (45.45%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Front Office
7 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
7 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 4 (18.18%) Charles River
9 3 (13.64%) LatentZero
9 3 (13.64%) Project Management
9 3 (13.64%) ETL
9 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) Fidessa
10 2 (9.09%) Bloomberg
11 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (4.55%) ITIL
11 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (4.55%) Equities

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (72.73%) Markit EDM
2 3 (13.64%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.55%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Support
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
1 1 (4.55%) Equities
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Asset Management
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Change Management
3 11 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 11 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
4 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Charles River
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Fidessa
2 2 (9.09%) Bloomberg