The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 9 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 357 471 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.25% 14.14% 14.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.13% 52.45% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 209 292 343
Median salary £41,500 £39,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,050 £26,067
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Degree
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
584 898 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.30% 26.95% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 360 613 572
Median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Degree
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Degree Salary Trend in Scotland

Degree
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in Scotland

Degree
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 153 £45,000 +13.92% 25
Glasgow +1 139 £39,250 -11.79% 20
Fife +2 20 £35,000 -7.89% 3
Aberdeen -2 14 £40,000 +18.51% 1
West Lothian -1 8 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Dumfries and Galloway - 8 - - 1
Dundee -3 5 £37,500 +7.14% 4
North Lanarkshire - 3 £31,750 -
Renfrewshire -2 1 - - 2
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Degree.

1 347 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (35.72%) Computer Science
3 277 (33.09%) Finance
4 236 (28.20%) Java
5 188 (22.46%) C#
6 166 (19.83%) Software Engineering
7 165 (19.71%) SQL Server
8 161 (19.24%) JavaScript
8 161 (19.24%) SQL
9 149 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
10 145 (17.32%) .NET
11 141 (16.85%) HTML
12 130 (15.53%) TDD
13 124 (14.81%) Oracle
14 122 (14.58%) SDLC
15 121 (14.46%) Microsoft
16 109 (13.02%) CSS
17 104 (12.43%) OO
18 97 (11.59%) Scrum
19 94 (11.23%) jQuery
20 90 (10.75%) MS Excel
21 88 (10.51%) Project Management
22 87 (10.39%) Windows
22 87 (10.39%) C++
23 82 (9.80%) Service Delivery
24 78 (9.32%) HTML5
25 77 (9.20%) Linux
26 75 (8.96%) BDD
27 74 (8.84%) Python
28 73 (8.72%) QA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (2.63%) IIS
2 18 (2.15%) SAS
3 17 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.43%) Apache
5 7 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.60%) CMS
6 5 (0.60%) GemFire
6 5 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.60%) NetWeaver
6 5 (0.60%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.60%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.48%) Confluence
7 4 (0.48%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.48%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.36%) JBoss
8 3 (0.36%) Moodle
8 3 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.36%) WordPress
9 1 (0.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 90 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.94%) MS Office
3 23 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (1.19%) MS Project
5 10 (1.19%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.72%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.36%) InDesign
8 3 (0.36%) Stata
9 2 (0.24%) InVision
9 2 (0.24%) SPSS
9 2 (0.24%) Zemax
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.12%) Maya
10 1 (0.12%) Revit
10 1 (0.12%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.91%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.84%) assyst
3 5 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.48%) nopCommerce
4 4 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.24%) HFM
6 2 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.24%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.12%) Magento
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.12%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (3.94%) Amazon S3
4 32 (3.82%) IaaS
5 30 (3.58%) SaaS
6 29 (3.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 29 (3.46%) PaaS
7 5 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.48%) Office 365
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.36%) DigitalOcean
9 3 (0.36%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.24%) GitHub
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.35%) Firewall
2 23 (2.75%) Network Security
3 12 (1.43%) Internet
4 9 (1.08%) VPN
5 8 (0.96%) Ethernet
5 8 (0.96%) SAN
5 8 (0.96%) WAN
5 8 (0.96%) Wireless
6 7 (0.84%) LAN
7 6 (0.72%) DHCP
7 6 (0.72%) DNS
7 6 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (0.72%) IPsec
8 4 (0.48%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.48%) VoIP
9 3 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (0.36%) HTTP
9 3 (0.36%) NAS
10 2 (0.24%) DECT
10 2 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 53 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 45 (5.38%) RDBMS
4 32 (3.82%) NoSQL
4 32 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (3.46%) Data Mining
6 28 (3.35%) MySQL
7 24 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (2.87%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.27%) Big Data
9 16 (1.91%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.19%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.84%) GIS
15 6 (0.72%) MS Access
15 6 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (0.60%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 44 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 34 (4.06%) Subversion
3 32 (3.82%) Maven
4 27 (3.23%) Selenium
5 21 (2.51%) Ant
6 17 (2.03%) JIRA
7 12 (1.43%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.31%) Axure RP
8 11 (1.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 10 (1.19%) Cucumber
9 10 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.96%) JUnit
10 8 (0.96%) Robot Framework
11 7 (0.84%) JBehave
11 7 (0.84%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.72%) Bugzilla
13 5 (0.60%) FitNesse
13 5 (0.60%) LabVIEW
14 4 (0.48%) MSTest
14 4 (0.48%) RSpec
General
1 277 (33.09%) Finance
2 64 (7.65%) Banking
3 46 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 45 (5.38%) Retail
5 35 (4.18%) Games
6 32 (3.82%) Manufacturing
7 29 (3.46%) Law
8 24 (2.87%) Marketing
9 19 (2.27%) Electronics
9 19 (2.27%) Legal
10 15 (1.79%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.19%) Military
12 8 (0.96%) Local Government
12 8 (0.96%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.96%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.72%) Advertising
13 6 (0.72%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.60%) Back Office
15 4 (0.48%) Automotive
15 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 293 (35.01%) Developer
2 106 (12.66%) Java Developer
3 103 (12.31%) Analyst
4 81 (9.68%) Consultant
5 71 (8.48%) .NET Developer
6 57 (6.81%) Software Engineer
7 41 (4.90%) C# Developer
8 38 (4.54%) Senior Developer
9 36 (4.30%) Graduate
9 36 (4.30%) Junior
10 33 (3.94%) Security Consultant
10 33 (3.94%) Senior Consultant
11 32 (3.82%) Architect
11 32 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
12 25 (2.99%) Software Developer
13 22 (2.63%) Designer
13 22 (2.63%) Development Manager
14 21 (2.51%) Agile Developer
15 20 (2.39%) Agile .NET Developer
15 20 (2.39%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (17.32%) .NET
2 141 (16.85%) HTML
3 109 (13.02%) CSS
4 94 (11.23%) jQuery
5 78 (9.32%) HTML5
6 58 (6.93%) Spring
7 54 (6.45%) .NET Framework
8 51 (6.09%) AngularJS
9 47 (5.62%) CSS3
9 47 (5.62%) Hibernate
10 40 (4.78%) ASP.NET
11 39 (4.66%) Web Services
12 38 (4.54%) REST
13 34 (4.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 29 (3.46%) Node.js
15 22 (2.63%) Ajax
16 21 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (2.27%) JSP
18 18 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 299 (35.72%) Computer Science
2 149 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (6.93%) Mathematics
4 56 (6.69%) Management Information System
5 44 (5.26%) Data Integration
5 44 (5.26%) Visualisation
6 43 (5.14%) Data Centre
7 30 (3.58%) Derivative
7 30 (3.58%) Hybrid Cloud
7 30 (3.58%) Physics
8 29 (3.46%) User Experience
9 26 (3.11%) Virtual Team
10 22 (2.63%) Social Media
11 21 (2.51%) OTC Derivatives
11 21 (2.51%) Security Operations Centre
12 17 (2.03%) Algorithms
12 17 (2.03%) Credit Risk
12 17 (2.03%) Grid Computing
13 14 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 87 (10.39%) Windows
2 77 (9.20%) Linux
3 65 (7.77%) Unix
4 37 (4.42%) Android
5 29 (3.46%) Apple iOS
6 19 (2.27%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.96%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.48%) VxWorks
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.24%) AIX
9 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.12%) Debian
10 1 (0.12%) MVS
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (19.83%) Software Engineering
3 130 (15.53%) TDD
4 122 (14.58%) SDLC
5 104 (12.43%) OO
6 97 (11.59%) Scrum
7 88 (10.51%) Project Management
8 82 (9.80%) Service Delivery
9 75 (8.96%) BDD
10 70 (8.36%) Mentoring
11 66 (7.89%) ITIL
12 65 (7.77%) DevOps
13 61 (7.29%) Analytics
14 60 (7.17%) MVC
15 51 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
16 43 (5.14%) Service Management
17 42 (5.02%) Continuous Delivery
18 41 (4.90%) Business Analysis
18 41 (4.90%) Configuration Management
18 41 (4.90%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 236 (28.20%) Java
2 188 (22.46%) C#
3 161 (19.24%) JavaScript
3 161 (19.24%) SQL
4 87 (10.39%) C++
5 74 (8.84%) Python
6 43 (5.14%) C
7 28 (3.35%) PL/SQL
8 26 (3.11%) PHP
9 21 (2.51%) Perl
9 21 (2.51%) VB
10 15 (1.79%) Ruby
11 14 (1.67%) Fortran
12 12 (1.43%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.43%) VB.NET
13 11 (1.31%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.08%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.84%) Delphi
15 7 (0.84%) Scala
16 6 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (4.06%) CISSP
2 24 (2.87%) CISM
3 23 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.27%) IISP
5 16 (1.91%) ISEB
5 16 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.31%) CISA
7 11 (1.31%) PhD
8 10 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (1.19%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.84%) Postgraduate
11 6 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.72%) HND
12 5 (0.60%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.60%) MCSE
13 4 (0.48%) CCNA
13 4 (0.48%) CCNP
13 4 (0.48%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.72%) QA
2 31 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 25 (2.99%) COBIT
5 18 (2.15%) SLA
6 4 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.48%) IAS 39
6 4 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.24%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) COSHH
8 1 (0.12%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.12%) ISO22301
System Software
1 30 (3.58%) Docker
2 9 (1.08%) Firmware
3 7 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.36%) vSphere
5 3 (0.36%) XenApp
6 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.12%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.12%) RACF
6 1 (0.12%) Squid
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (3.46%) Kubernetes
1 29 (3.46%) Mesos
2 7 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.84%) Puppet
3 6 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.36%) QRadar
5 2 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.24%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.12%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 124 (14.81%) Oracle
2 121 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 23 (2.75%) Adobe
4 19 (2.27%) ArcSight
4 19 (2.27%) Splunk
5 17 (2.03%) Cisco
6 14 (1.67%) Cognizant
7 13 (1.55%) Informatica
7 13 (1.55%) Xamarin
8 12 (1.43%) F5
8 12 (1.43%) Sybase
9 11 (1.31%) SAP
10 10 (1.19%) Juniper
10 10 (1.19%) VMware
11 9 (1.08%) FrontRange
11 9 (1.08%) ServiceNow
12 8 (0.96%) Cognos
12 8 (0.96%) Tableau
13 7 (0.84%) IBM
13 7 (0.84%) Remedy
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: circa £50K + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Net Talent
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Highly Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £14000 - £14100 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £34,000 per annum + Pension and Bonus Schemes
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+home working+benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Salary: £Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago