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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 7 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 417 463 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.20% 14.24% 13.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.14% 52.85% 54.04%
Number of salaries quoted 217 309 327
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £56,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,650
% change year-on-year
- +3.49%
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
682 876 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.85% 26.95% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 393 623 568
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +4 182 £45,000 +16.88% 14
Glasgow +2 175 £39,000 -2.50% 14
Fife +4 19 £27,500 -27.63% 1
Aberdeen -1 16 £45,000 +34.32% 1
West Lothian 0 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 6 - -
Renfrewshire -1 4 £32,500 +0.77% 4
Dundee -7 2 £38,750 +10.71% 3
North Lanarkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 349 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (35.39%) Computer Science
3 293 (32.81%) Finance
4 234 (26.20%) Java
5 193 (21.61%) C#
6 191 (21.39%) SQL Server
7 174 (19.48%) SQL
8 171 (19.15%) JavaScript
9 170 (19.04%) Software Engineering
10 163 (18.25%) .NET
11 161 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
12 149 (16.69%) HTML
13 137 (15.34%) Microsoft
14 134 (15.01%) Oracle
15 128 (14.33%) TDD
15 128 (14.33%) SDLC
16 120 (13.44%) CSS
17 119 (13.33%) Project Management
18 104 (11.65%) MS Excel
19 99 (11.09%) OO
20 96 (10.75%) Scrum
21 94 (10.53%) Windows
22 92 (10.30%) jQuery
23 86 (9.63%) Mentoring
24 84 (9.41%) Service Delivery
24 84 (9.41%) Python
25 81 (9.07%) C++
26 79 (8.85%) Banking
26 79 (8.85%) HTML5
27 75 (8.40%) Linux

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 25 (2.80%) IIS
2 23 (2.58%) SharePoint
3 20 (2.24%) SAS
4 12 (1.34%) Apache
5 11 (1.23%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.23%) Moodle
6 6 (0.67%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.56%) Drupal
7 5 (0.56%) GemFire
7 5 (0.56%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.56%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.45%) CMS
8 4 (0.45%) Joomla!
8 4 (0.45%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.34%) Confluence
9 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.34%) GeoServer
9 3 (0.34%) JBoss
9 3 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 104 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.81%) MS Office
3 24 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.01%) MS Project
6 6 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.67%) Stata
7 4 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.34%) InDesign
9 2 (0.22%) InVision
9 2 (0.22%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.11%) Blender
10 1 (0.11%) Maya
10 1 (0.11%) Revit
10 1 (0.11%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 29 (3.25%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.78%) MultiFonds
2 7 (0.78%) thinkFolio
3 6 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.45%) HFM
5 4 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (0.45%) nopCommerce
5 4 (0.45%) osCommerce
5 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.45%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.34%) assyst
7 2 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.22%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.11%) Magento
8 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (3.81%) IaaS
4 31 (3.47%) SaaS
5 29 (3.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 29 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (3.25%) Amazon S3
5 29 (3.25%) PaaS
6 5 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.45%) Office 365
8 2 (0.22%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.11%) GitHub
9 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.47%) Firewall
2 26 (2.91%) Internet
3 22 (2.46%) Network Security
3 22 (2.46%) SAN
4 16 (1.79%) WAN
5 15 (1.68%) LAN
6 13 (1.46%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.01%) VPN
8 8 (0.90%) Ethernet
8 8 (0.90%) Wireless
9 7 (0.78%) Multicast
10 6 (0.67%) DHCP
10 6 (0.67%) DNS
10 6 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (0.67%) IPsec
11 5 (0.56%) NAS
11 5 (0.56%) VoIP
12 4 (0.45%) HTTP
13 3 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (21.39%) SQL Server
2 64 (7.17%) Relational Database
3 52 (5.82%) RDBMS
4 43 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (4.14%) Data Mining
6 34 (3.81%) MySQL
7 30 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (3.36%) NoSQL
8 27 (3.02%) MongoDB
9 26 (2.91%) Big Data
10 18 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
10 18 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (1.68%) Hadoop
11 15 (1.68%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.57%) GIS
13 11 (1.23%) MarkLogic
14 10 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (1.01%) Sybase ASE
16 8 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (0.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 45 (5.04%) Maven
2 38 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 38 (4.26%) Subversion
3 33 (3.70%) Selenium
4 25 (2.80%) Ant
5 19 (2.13%) JIRA
6 16 (1.79%) Jenkins
7 15 (1.68%) JUnit
8 13 (1.46%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.23%) Axure RP
9 11 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 9 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.01%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.90%) Robot Framework
12 7 (0.78%) HP UFT
12 7 (0.78%) JBehave
13 6 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (0.67%) Rational Rhapsody
14 5 (0.56%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.56%) FitNesse
General
1 293 (32.81%) Finance
2 79 (8.85%) Banking
3 69 (7.73%) Retail
4 49 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 37 (4.14%) Games
6 31 (3.47%) Manufacturing
7 30 (3.36%) Law
8 25 (2.80%) Investment Banking
9 22 (2.46%) Local Government
10 20 (2.24%) Electronics
10 20 (2.24%) Marketing
11 19 (2.13%) Legal
12 15 (1.68%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.68%) Multimedia
13 14 (1.57%) Private Banking
14 10 (1.12%) Military
15 9 (1.01%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.78%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.56%) Back Office
18 4 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 303 (33.93%) Developer
2 108 (12.09%) Analyst
3 97 (10.86%) Java Developer
4 90 (10.08%) Consultant
5 76 (8.51%) .NET Developer
6 57 (6.38%) Software Engineer
7 52 (5.82%) Graduate
8 41 (4.59%) C# Developer
9 38 (4.26%) Senior Developer
10 37 (4.14%) Security Consultant
11 36 (4.03%) Junior
12 34 (3.81%) Senior Consultant
13 32 (3.58%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (3.25%) Architect
14 29 (3.25%) Software Developer
15 21 (2.35%) Agile Developer
15 21 (2.35%) Development Manager
16 20 (2.24%) Agile .NET Developer
16 20 (2.24%) Cloud Developer
16 20 (2.24%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (18.25%) .NET
2 149 (16.69%) HTML
3 120 (13.44%) CSS
4 92 (10.30%) jQuery
5 79 (8.85%) HTML5
6 68 (7.61%) Spring
7 57 (6.38%) .NET Framework
8 52 (5.82%) Hibernate
9 50 (5.60%) AngularJS
9 50 (5.60%) Web Services
10 49 (5.49%) ASP.NET
10 49 (5.49%) CSS3
11 41 (4.59%) REST
12 32 (3.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 30 (3.36%) Node.js
14 22 (2.46%) Ajax
14 22 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (2.35%) J2EE
16 20 (2.24%) WCF
17 19 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 316 (35.39%) Computer Science
2 161 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (7.39%) Management Information System
4 57 (6.38%) Data Centre
5 56 (6.27%) Mathematics
6 46 (5.15%) Visualisation
7 43 (4.82%) Data Integration
8 38 (4.26%) User Experience
9 34 (3.81%) Physics
10 30 (3.36%) Derivative
11 29 (3.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 27 (3.02%) Virtual Team
13 24 (2.69%) Grid Computing
13 24 (2.69%) Security Operations Centre
14 22 (2.46%) Social Media
15 21 (2.35%) OTC Derivatives
16 17 (1.90%) Credit Risk
17 16 (1.79%) Economics
18 15 (1.68%) Psychology
18 15 (1.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 94 (10.53%) Windows
2 75 (8.40%) Linux
3 65 (7.28%) Unix
4 36 (4.03%) Android
5 34 (3.81%) Windows Server
6 29 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.45%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.22%) AIX
11 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) Debian
12 1 (0.11%) MVS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (19.04%) Software Engineering
3 128 (14.33%) SDLC
3 128 (14.33%) TDD
4 119 (13.33%) Project Management
5 99 (11.09%) OO
6 96 (10.75%) Scrum
7 86 (9.63%) Mentoring
8 84 (9.41%) Service Delivery
9 75 (8.40%) BDD
10 72 (8.06%) Business Analysis
11 67 (7.50%) ITIL
12 64 (7.17%) DevOps
13 57 (6.38%) Analytics
13 57 (6.38%) MVC
14 49 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
16 45 (5.04%) Data Analysis
17 44 (4.93%) Asset Management
17 44 (4.93%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 234 (26.20%) Java
2 193 (21.61%) C#
3 174 (19.48%) SQL
4 171 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 84 (9.41%) Python
6 81 (9.07%) C++
7 45 (5.04%) C
8 34 (3.81%) PHP
9 25 (2.80%) Perl
9 25 (2.80%) PL/SQL
10 21 (2.35%) VB
11 17 (1.90%) Shell Script
12 16 (1.79%) VB.NET
13 13 (1.46%) Fortran
13 13 (1.46%) Ruby
14 12 (1.34%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.34%) T-SQL
15 11 (1.23%) XQuery
16 10 (1.12%) Scala
17 8 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (4.26%) CISSP
2 29 (3.25%) CISM
3 25 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.46%) IISP
5 18 (2.02%) ISEB
6 14 (1.57%) CISA
6 14 (1.57%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.34%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.23%) PhD
9 10 (1.12%) HND
9 10 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (1.01%) MCSE
11 7 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.78%) CRISC
12 5 (0.56%) CEH
12 5 (0.56%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.56%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.17%) QA
2 34 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (3.36%) PCI DSS
4 24 (2.69%) COBIT
5 19 (2.13%) SLA
6 8 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.45%) IAS 39
9 2 (0.22%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.11%) COSHH
10 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.11%) JTAG
System Software
1 30 (3.36%) Docker
2 12 (1.34%) Firmware
3 10 (1.12%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.45%) XenApp
5 3 (0.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.11%) RACF
7 1 (0.11%) Squid
7 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (3.25%) Kubernetes
1 29 (3.25%) Mesos
2 7 (0.78%) QRadar
3 6 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.56%) Puppet
5 2 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.11%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.11%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 137 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 134 (15.01%) Oracle
3 25 (2.80%) Sybase
4 22 (2.46%) ArcSight
4 22 (2.46%) Splunk
5 19 (2.13%) Adobe
6 16 (1.79%) Cisco
7 15 (1.68%) Cognos
7 15 (1.68%) Xamarin
8 13 (1.46%) Informatica
9 12 (1.34%) Cognizant
9 12 (1.34%) HP
10 11 (1.23%) Bloomberg
10 11 (1.23%) IBM
10 11 (1.23%) Tableau
11 10 (1.12%) F5
11 10 (1.12%) Reuters
11 10 (1.12%) VMware
12 9 (1.01%) FrontRange
12 9 (1.01%) Remedy
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Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
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Candidate Source
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Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 2 days ago
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £38k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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BitWise Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: excellent package on offer
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Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £30k - 32k per year + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+home working+benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Benefits + Great Working
Posted: 24 days ago
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Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £31100 per annum
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits package
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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