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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
UK / Scotland
Rank 11 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 296 473 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.35% 16.00% 17.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.02% 58.83% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 173 301 372
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,350 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
538 804 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.26% 27.19% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 339 525 595
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +4 131 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Edinburgh -1 123 £36,500 -14.11% 27
Dundee +1 12 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Renfrewshire -2 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Fife -4 5 £43,349 +35.46% 1
West Lothian +6 4 £32,750 -3.67%
Perth and Kinross - 4 - -
Inverclyde -5 2 £38,000 -14.60%
North Lanarkshire +2 1 £32,500 -22.61%
Aberdeen -6 1 - - 2
Lanarkshire - 1 £34,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £32,500 -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 218 (34.38%) Computer Science
2 211 (33.28%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (29.97%) Finance
4 174 (27.44%) Java
5 123 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
6 111 (17.51%) Software Engineering
7 103 (16.25%) SQL
8 88 (13.88%) C#
9 75 (11.83%) Project Management
9 75 (11.83%) HTML
10 74 (11.67%) JavaScript
11 69 (10.88%) PHP
11 69 (10.88%) .NET
12 65 (10.25%) SQL Server
13 62 (9.78%) MySQL
14 61 (9.62%) OO
15 59 (9.31%) Python
16 58 (9.15%) Windows
17 57 (8.99%) CSS
17 57 (8.99%) Microsoft
18 55 (8.68%) SDLC
19 53 (8.36%) Oracle
19 53 (8.36%) TDD
20 47 (7.41%) C++
21 45 (7.10%) MS Excel
21 45 (7.10%) MVC
21 45 (7.10%) QA
22 44 (6.94%) Relational Database
22 44 (6.94%) Linux
23 43 (6.78%) Scrum

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 26 (4.10%) SAS
2 19 (3.00%) IIS
3 17 (2.68%) Apache Pig
4 11 (1.74%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.26%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.10%) NetWeaver
6 7 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (0.95%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.95%) CMS
8 5 (0.79%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.79%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.63%) GemFire
10 3 (0.47%) Confluence
10 3 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.47%) JBoss
11 2 (0.32%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.15%) MS Office
3 17 (2.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.10%) MS Project
6 6 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.95%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.47%) InDesign
8 2 (0.32%) Siemens NX
8 2 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.16%) Maya
9 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.16%) Revit
9 1 (0.16%) SPSS
9 1 (0.16%) Stata
9 1 (0.16%) Weka
9 1 (0.16%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 36 (5.68%) Magento
2 8 (1.26%) assyst
3 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.32%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.16%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) Sonata
5 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.10%) SaaS
2 15 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.26%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.10%) Office 365
6 5 (0.79%) GitHub
7 4 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.63%) IaaS
7 4 (0.63%) PaaS
7 4 (0.63%) Slack
8 3 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.47%) DigitalOcean
8 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.94%) Network Security
2 18 (2.84%) Firewall
3 12 (1.89%) Internet
3 12 (1.89%) SAN
4 11 (1.74%) LAN
5 10 (1.58%) WAN
6 9 (1.42%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.10%) Wireless
8 6 (0.95%) BGP
8 6 (0.95%) MPLS
8 6 (0.95%) OSPF
9 5 (0.79%) VPN
10 4 (0.63%) 802.11
10 4 (0.63%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.63%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.63%) HSRP
10 4 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.63%) IPsec
10 4 (0.63%) NetScaler
10 4 (0.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (10.25%) SQL Server
2 62 (9.78%) MySQL
3 44 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 35 (5.52%) RDBMS
5 25 (3.94%) Hadoop
6 18 (2.84%) Data Mining
7 17 (2.68%) Apache Hive
8 12 (1.89%) Big Data
9 11 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.58%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.58%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.42%) GIS
11 9 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.79%) QGIS
13 5 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 23 (3.63%) Selenium
3 18 (2.84%) Subversion
4 12 (1.89%) Ant
4 12 (1.89%) Axure RP
4 12 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 11 (1.74%) JIRA
5 11 (1.74%) Maven
6 9 (1.42%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.26%) Bugzilla
8 7 (1.10%) PVCS
8 7 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.95%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.63%) ERwin
10 4 (0.63%) MagicDraw
10 4 (0.63%) Trac
10 4 (0.63%) Travis CI
10 4 (0.63%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.63%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.47%) JUnit
General
1 190 (29.97%) Finance
2 27 (4.26%) Marketing
3 26 (4.10%) Games
3 26 (4.10%) Legal
4 23 (3.63%) Banking
5 22 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.15%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.52%) Law
8 14 (2.21%) Retail
9 11 (1.74%) Electronics
10 7 (1.10%) Automotive
11 6 (0.95%) Back Office
11 6 (0.95%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.79%) Advertising
13 4 (0.63%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.32%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.16%) French Language
15 1 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 206 (32.49%) Developer
2 91 (14.35%) Java Developer
3 83 (13.09%) Analyst
4 50 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 47 (7.41%) Consultant
6 37 (5.84%) Junior
7 34 (5.36%) C# Developer
8 32 (5.05%) Senior Developer
9 31 (4.89%) Graduate
10 27 (4.26%) .NET Developer
11 26 (4.10%) Business Analyst
12 24 (3.79%) Designer
13 22 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (3.31%) Junior Developer
14 21 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
15 20 (3.15%) PHP Developer
16 19 (3.00%) Architect
16 19 (3.00%) Magento Developer
17 18 (2.84%) Security Consultant
17 18 (2.84%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (11.83%) HTML
2 69 (10.88%) .NET
3 57 (8.99%) CSS
4 34 (5.36%) HTML5
5 28 (4.42%) AngularJS
6 27 (4.26%) Web Services
7 25 (3.94%) ASP.NET
7 25 (3.94%) Spring
8 23 (3.63%) Hibernate
9 22 (3.47%) jQuery
10 21 (3.31%) J2EE
10 21 (3.31%) REST
11 20 (3.15%) CSS3
12 17 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (2.52%) Ajax
13 16 (2.52%) JSP
14 13 (2.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (2.05%) XML
15 10 (1.58%) JDBC
15 10 (1.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 218 (34.38%) Computer Science
2 123 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 33 (5.21%) User Experience
5 26 (4.10%) Data Centre
6 25 (3.94%) Mobile App
7 22 (3.47%) Algorithms
8 18 (2.84%) Security Operations Centre
9 15 (2.37%) Data Integration
10 14 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (2.05%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.74%) Social Media
13 10 (1.58%) EMV
13 10 (1.58%) Physics
14 9 (1.42%) Chip and PIN
14 9 (1.42%) Smartcard
15 8 (1.26%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.26%) Taxonomies
16 7 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
17 6 (0.95%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (9.15%) Windows
2 44 (6.94%) Linux
3 35 (5.52%) Android
4 30 (4.73%) Apple iOS
5 27 (4.26%) Unix
6 11 (1.74%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.32%) AIX
10 2 (0.32%) CentOS
10 2 (0.32%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (33.28%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (17.51%) Software Engineering
3 75 (11.83%) Project Management
4 61 (9.62%) OO
5 55 (8.68%) SDLC
6 53 (8.36%) TDD
7 45 (7.10%) MVC
8 43 (6.78%) Scrum
9 42 (6.62%) ITIL
10 41 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 36 (5.68%) Web Development
12 34 (5.36%) Data Analysis
12 34 (5.36%) Mentoring
13 33 (5.21%) Analytics
14 28 (4.42%) E-Commerce
14 28 (4.42%) Unit Testing
15 27 (4.26%) Information Security
16 26 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (4.10%) Risk Management
16 26 (4.10%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 174 (27.44%) Java
2 103 (16.25%) SQL
3 88 (13.88%) C#
4 74 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 69 (10.88%) PHP
6 59 (9.31%) Python
7 47 (7.41%) C++
8 22 (3.47%) C
9 19 (3.00%) Perl
10 17 (2.68%) PL/SQL
10 17 (2.68%) R
10 17 (2.68%) Ruby
11 11 (1.74%) Objective-C
12 9 (1.42%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.26%) Fortran
13 8 (1.26%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.26%) VB
13 8 (1.26%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.10%) Lua
15 5 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (5.68%) MySQL Certification
2 19 (3.00%) CISSP
3 16 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (2.37%) IISP
5 13 (2.05%) MCSE
6 11 (1.74%) CISM
6 11 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.42%) CISA
7 9 (1.42%) ISEB
8 8 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.26%) HND
8 8 (1.26%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.95%) MCITP
9 6 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.79%) CCNA
10 5 (0.79%) MCSA
10 5 (0.79%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.47%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.32%) CIPD
12 2 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.10%) QA
2 23 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.84%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.26%) COBIT
4 8 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.26%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.26%) SLA
5 4 (0.63%) ISO20022
6 3 (0.47%) GDPR
7 2 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.16%) ISO22301
System Software
1 17 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.42%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.26%) Docker
5 5 (0.79%) Firmware
6 4 (0.63%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.32%) RHEV
7 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.32%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) Ceph
8 1 (0.16%) KVM
8 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (2.05%) Ambari
2 8 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.26%) Puppet
3 6 (0.95%) Cacti
4 4 (0.63%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.63%) Mesos
4 4 (0.63%) Nagios
4 4 (0.63%) SCCM
5 3 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.32%) Legato
7 1 (0.16%) Ansible
7 1 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.16%) Kibana
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 57 (8.99%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.36%) Oracle
3 39 (6.15%) Zend
4 25 (3.94%) Adobe
4 25 (3.94%) Splunk
5 17 (2.68%) VMware
6 16 (2.52%) Cisco
6 16 (2.52%) Google
7 15 (2.37%) ArcSight
7 15 (2.37%) SAP
8 13 (2.05%) IBM
9 11 (1.74%) F5
10 9 (1.42%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.26%) Citrix
12 7 (1.10%) Perforce
12 7 (1.10%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.95%) Intel
14 5 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.79%) SolarWinds
15 4 (0.63%) Terracotta
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