The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 128 159 142
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 40 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.18% 0.064% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.46% 0.17% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £40,250 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.22% -22.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £36,050 £50,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,450 £68,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Cryptography
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1155 1155 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.13% 37.01% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 736 745 617
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Scotland

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cryptography
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +33 39 £50,000 +9.89% 2
Glasgow -1 1 £65,000 +85.71%
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Cryptography 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 Cryptography.

1 40 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 34 (77.27%) Ajax
2 34 (77.27%) NHibernate
2 34 (77.27%) .NET Framework
2 34 (77.27%) jQuery
2 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 34 (77.27%) SQL
2 34 (77.27%) .NET
2 34 (77.27%) ASP.NET
2 34 (77.27%) E-Commerce
2 34 (77.27%) MVC
2 34 (77.27%) Amazon EC2
2 34 (77.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (77.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 34 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (59.09%) T-SQL
4 23 (52.27%) C#
5 22 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 22 (50.00%) Law
6 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.64%) Mainframe
7 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 6 (13.64%) CICS
7 6 (13.64%) Assembly Language
7 6 (13.64%) zOS
7 6 (13.64%) JCL
7 6 (13.64%) Middleware
7 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.36%) Banking
9 3 (6.82%) TDD

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Cryptography 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 Cryptography. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) CICS
Applications
1 22 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (77.27%) Amazon EC2
1 34 (77.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 22 (50.00%) Law
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (43.18%) .NET Developer
2 19 (43.18%) C# Developer
2 19 (43.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (43.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (40.91%) Software Engineer
4 16 (36.36%) Lead .NET Developer
4 16 (36.36%) Lead C# Developer
4 16 (36.36%) Lead Developer
5 15 (34.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) CICS Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) Programmer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) CICS Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Security Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Security Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) Ajax
1 34 (77.27%) NHibernate
1 34 (77.27%) .NET Framework
1 34 (77.27%) jQuery
1 34 (77.27%) .NET
1 34 (77.27%) ASP.NET
1 34 (77.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 34 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (13.64%) Middleware
3 2 (4.55%) WCF
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Java Card
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) zOS
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 34 (77.27%) E-Commerce
2 34 (77.27%) MVC
3 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) TDD
5 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.55%) Pair Programming
6 2 (4.55%) Information Security
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.27%) Data Security
7 1 (2.27%) Security Management
7 1 (2.27%) Information Management
7 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.27%) People Management
7 1 (2.27%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (2.27%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
1 34 (77.27%) SQL
2 26 (59.09%) T-SQL
3 23 (52.27%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) Assembly Language
4 6 (13.64%) JCL
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (2.27%) CISM
2 1 (2.27%) SSCP
2 1 (2.27%) CEH
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Moray
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: 12,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago