The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visualisation
Rank 88 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 21 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.42% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.72% 1.92% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 2
Average salary £38,500 £49,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +41.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Visualisation
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
565 522 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.18% 34.75% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 373 341 229
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Visualisation
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Visualisation Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Visualisation
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visualisation across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Visualisation Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Visualisation 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 Visualisation.

1 32 (80.00%) Degree
2 29 (72.50%) Windows
3 27 (67.50%) .NET
4 26 (65.00%) C#
5 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (47.50%) WPF
6 19 (47.50%) Unit Testing
7 18 (45.00%) Software Engineering
7 18 (45.00%) Mathematics
7 18 (45.00%) Software Architecture
7 18 (45.00%) OpenGL
7 18 (45.00%) C++
7 18 (45.00%) OOP
8 17 (42.50%) UNIX
8 17 (42.50%) VC++
8 17 (42.50%) Ethernet
8 17 (42.50%) C
8 17 (42.50%) MFC
8 17 (42.50%) STL
8 17 (42.50%) Visual Studio
8 17 (42.50%) Electronics
8 17 (42.50%) TDD
8 17 (42.50%) Subversion
8 17 (42.50%) CUDA
8 17 (42.50%) Direct3D
8 17 (42.50%) Qt
8 17 (42.50%) Waterfall
8 17 (42.50%) Computer Science
8 17 (42.50%) 3D Visualisation
8 17 (42.50%) Linear Algebra

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Visualisation 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 Visualisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Ethernet
2 11 (27.50%) Firewall
2 11 (27.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MS Access
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Visual Studio
1 17 (42.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (42.50%) Electronics
2 9 (22.50%) Finance
3 5 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Security Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Software Tester
4 6 (15.00%) Tester
5 5 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Security Specialist
6 4 (10.00%) Security Specialist
6 4 (10.00%) Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) IT Security Specialist
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) .NET
2 19 (47.50%) WPF
3 18 (45.00%) OpenGL
4 17 (42.50%) Qt
4 17 (42.50%) MFC
4 17 (42.50%) STL
4 17 (42.50%) Direct3D
5 14 (35.00%) XML
6 11 (27.50%) Regular Expression
7 6 (15.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (5.00%) HTML
8 2 (5.00%) WCF
8 2 (5.00%) Web Services
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.50%) COM
9 1 (2.50%) CSS
9 1 (2.50%) XSLT
9 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (42.50%) Computer Science
2 17 (42.50%) CUDA
3 11 (27.50%) Open Source
4 7 (17.50%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) UNIX
3 11 (27.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Unit Testing
3 18 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (45.00%) Software Architecture
3 18 (45.00%) OOP
4 17 (42.50%) TDD
4 17 (42.50%) Waterfall
4 17 (42.50%) 3D Visualisation
4 17 (42.50%) Linear Algebra
5 11 (27.50%) Analytics
5 11 (27.50%) SIEM
6 7 (17.50%) Information Security
7 6 (15.00%) 3D Programming
8 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.50%) System Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Web Development
9 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.50%) Data Management
9 1 (2.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) C++
3 17 (42.50%) VC++
3 17 (42.50%) C
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (80.00%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) CISSP
2 9 (22.50%) SSCP
2 9 (22.50%) GIAC
2 9 (22.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
2 9 (22.50%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm