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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 6 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 472 411 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.79% 13.85% 12.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.14% 53.80% 53.29%
Number of salaries quoted 246 281 324
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
772 764 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.45% 25.74% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 449 485 607
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Glasgow +8 219 £38,000 -5.00% 24
Edinburgh +3 205 £45,000 +12.50% 29
Fife -1 11 £27,500 -12.69% 2
Aberdeen +3 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Lothian -9 6 £43,750 -37.50%
Dundee +3 5 £33,500 -4.28%
Renfrewshire +3 5 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Argyll and Bute -1 3 £53,750 +104.76%
Stirling -1 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Lanarkshire 0 1 £46,000 +15.00%
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 376 (38.21%) Computer Science
2 353 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (26.73%) Finance
4 240 (24.39%) SQL
5 220 (22.36%) Microsoft
6 218 (22.15%) Java
7 215 (21.85%) C#
8 193 (19.61%) .NET
9 185 (18.80%) Analytical Skills
10 178 (18.09%) JavaScript
11 174 (17.68%) Software Engineering
12 169 (17.17%) SQL Server
13 162 (16.46%) Project Management
14 154 (15.65%) HTML
14 154 (15.65%) MS Excel
15 139 (14.13%) Windows
16 133 (13.52%) Oracle
17 127 (12.91%) Linux
18 123 (12.50%) SDLC
19 122 (12.40%) CSS
20 119 (12.09%) OO
21 117 (11.89%) TDD
22 108 (10.98%) Scrum
23 106 (10.77%) Python
24 96 (9.76%) Mentoring
25 90 (9.15%) Web Services
26 87 (8.84%) Banking
26 87 (8.84%) Business Analysis
27 80 (8.13%) Unix
28 75 (7.62%) Business Intelligence

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 44 (4.47%) IIS
2 43 (4.37%) SharePoint
3 39 (3.96%) SAS
4 35 (3.56%) Node.js
5 28 (2.85%) Apache
6 25 (2.54%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.93%) Drupal
8 18 (1.83%) Joomla!
9 16 (1.63%) Apache Spark
10 11 (1.12%) Moodle
10 11 (1.12%) Skype for Business
11 10 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
11 10 (1.02%) MQSeries
11 10 (1.02%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.81%) GemFire
13 7 (0.71%) Jetty
14 6 (0.61%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.51%) CMS
15 5 (0.51%) GeoServer
15 5 (0.51%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 154 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.37%) MS Office
3 25 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.02%) MS Project
5 6 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.51%) Stata
7 4 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.41%) SPSS
8 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.20%) InDesign
10 1 (0.10%) Blender
10 1 (0.10%) Revit
10 1 (0.10%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 33 (3.35%) Markit EDM
2 18 (1.83%) osCommerce
3 12 (1.22%) MultiFonds
3 12 (1.22%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.41%) HFM
4 4 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.41%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.20%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.20%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
4 27 (2.74%) IaaS
5 23 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 23 (2.34%) Amazon S3
5 23 (2.34%) PaaS
6 22 (2.24%) SaaS
7 10 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.02%) Heroku
8 5 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.51%) Google Compute Engine
9 4 (0.41%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.30%) Google Play
11 2 (0.20%) GitHub
12 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.27%) Internet
2 35 (3.56%) Network Security
3 34 (3.46%) SAN
4 26 (2.64%) TCP/IP
5 24 (2.44%) LAN
5 24 (2.44%) WAN
6 18 (1.83%) Firewall
7 14 (1.42%) HTTP
8 12 (1.22%) Multicast
9 9 (0.91%) DNS
9 9 (0.91%) Wireless
10 8 (0.81%) DHCP
10 8 (0.81%) VoIP
10 8 (0.81%) VPN
11 6 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (0.51%) NAS
12 5 (0.51%) RS-232
13 4 (0.41%) BGP
13 4 (0.41%) RS-485
14 3 (0.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 75 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 54 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 46 (4.67%) RDBMS
6 40 (4.07%) MySQL
7 36 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (3.56%) Data Mining
9 30 (3.05%) NoSQL
10 29 (2.95%) Big Data
11 24 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
12 21 (2.13%) Hadoop
13 20 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (1.83%) Oracle Database
15 15 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (1.42%) GIS
16 14 (1.42%) MarkLogic
17 11 (1.12%) Sybase ASE
18 10 (1.02%) QlikView
19 9 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 39 (3.96%) Maven
2 32 (3.25%) Selenium
3 28 (2.85%) Git (software)
4 25 (2.54%) JIRA
4 25 (2.54%) Subversion
5 24 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 20 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (1.93%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.93%) JUnit
8 18 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 14 (1.42%) Cucumber
10 11 (1.12%) Axure RP
11 9 (0.91%) HP UFT
11 9 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (0.71%) Ant
12 7 (0.71%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (0.61%) Rational Rhapsody
13 6 (0.61%) SoapUI
General
1 263 (26.73%) Finance
2 87 (8.84%) Banking
3 51 (5.18%) Retail
4 36 (3.66%) Investment Banking
5 35 (3.56%) Marketing
6 31 (3.15%) Telecoms
7 30 (3.05%) Games
8 26 (2.64%) Legal
9 25 (2.54%) Law
10 24 (2.44%) Local Government
11 22 (2.24%) Financial Institution
12 19 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (1.73%) Private Banking
14 16 (1.63%) Manufacturing
15 14 (1.42%) Electronics
16 9 (0.91%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.71%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.51%) Aerospace
19 4 (0.41%) Back Office
19 4 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 339 (34.45%) Developer
2 134 (13.62%) Analyst
3 90 (9.15%) Consultant
4 88 (8.94%) Software Engineer
5 74 (7.52%) Java Developer
6 69 (7.01%) .NET Developer
7 54 (5.49%) C# Developer
8 51 (5.18%) Software Developer
9 46 (4.67%) Senior Developer
10 43 (4.37%) Graduate
11 42 (4.27%) Web Developer
12 40 (4.07%) Security Consultant
13 38 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
14 37 (3.76%) Business Analyst
14 37 (3.76%) SQL Developer
15 29 (2.95%) Junior
16 26 (2.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 26 (2.64%) Designer
16 26 (2.64%) Test Engineer
17 25 (2.54%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (19.61%) .NET
2 154 (15.65%) HTML
3 122 (12.40%) CSS
4 90 (9.15%) Web Services
5 75 (7.62%) HTML5
6 65 (6.61%) AngularJS
7 64 (6.50%) ASP.NET
8 56 (5.69%) Spring
9 51 (5.18%) jQuery
10 48 (4.88%) XML
11 46 (4.67%) .NET Framework
12 45 (4.57%) REST
13 36 (3.66%) CSS3
14 35 (3.56%) J2EE
15 34 (3.46%) Hibernate
16 30 (3.05%) React
17 29 (2.95%) Backbone.js
18 27 (2.74%) Ajax
18 27 (2.74%) SOAP
19 26 (2.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 376 (38.21%) Computer Science
2 185 (18.80%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (7.01%) Data Centre
4 63 (6.40%) Management Information System
5 60 (6.10%) User Experience
6 54 (5.49%) Mathematics
7 38 (3.86%) Security Operations Centre
8 37 (3.76%) Visualisation
9 32 (3.25%) Derivative
10 28 (2.85%) Data Integration
11 26 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (2.64%) Grid Computing
12 24 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
13 23 (2.34%) Statistics
14 21 (2.13%) Physics
15 20 (2.03%) NHS
16 19 (1.93%) Economics
17 18 (1.83%) Wiki
18 17 (1.73%) Psychology
19 15 (1.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 139 (14.13%) Windows
2 127 (12.91%) Linux
3 80 (8.13%) Unix
4 54 (5.49%) Windows Server
5 35 (3.56%) Android
6 23 (2.34%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.93%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (1.12%) Debian
12 9 (0.91%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.41%) VxWorks
13 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.20%) AIX
14 2 (0.20%) CentOS
14 2 (0.20%) Solaris
14 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.10%) OS/400
15 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (17.68%) Software Engineering
3 162 (16.46%) Project Management
4 123 (12.50%) SDLC
5 119 (12.09%) OO
6 117 (11.89%) TDD
7 108 (10.98%) Scrum
8 96 (9.76%) Mentoring
9 87 (8.84%) Business Analysis
10 75 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
11 71 (7.22%) Open Source
12 68 (6.91%) Service Delivery
13 63 (6.40%) Web Development
14 59 (6.00%) ITIL
15 58 (5.89%) Analytics
16 51 (5.18%) BDD
17 48 (4.88%) Change Management
18 44 (4.47%) Asset Management
18 44 (4.47%) PRINCE2
19 43 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 240 (24.39%) SQL
2 218 (22.15%) Java
3 215 (21.85%) C#
4 178 (18.09%) JavaScript
5 106 (10.77%) Python
6 74 (7.52%) C++
7 42 (4.27%) PHP
8 40 (4.07%) Perl
9 38 (3.86%) C
10 30 (3.05%) PL/SQL
11 27 (2.74%) Ruby
12 26 (2.64%) Shell Script
13 18 (1.83%) Bash Shell
14 17 (1.73%) Scala
15 14 (1.42%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.42%) VB.NET
16 13 (1.32%) XQuery
17 10 (1.02%) R
18 9 (0.91%) VB
19 8 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (4.37%) CISSP
2 30 (3.05%) IISP
3 29 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (2.85%) ISEB
5 26 (2.64%) CISM
6 24 (2.44%) HND
7 22 (2.24%) MCSE
8 19 (1.93%) ISTQB
9 18 (1.83%) CEH
10 17 (1.73%) Security Cleared
11 11 (1.12%) CISA
11 11 (1.12%) SC Cleared
12 10 (1.02%) CHFI
12 10 (1.02%) ECSA
12 10 (1.02%) PMI Certification
12 10 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (0.91%) GIAC
13 9 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.61%) QA
2 38 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (3.25%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.63%) SLA
5 14 (1.42%) COBIT
6 11 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.51%) Basel II
9 4 (0.41%) IAS 39
9 4 (0.41%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 3 (0.30%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.30%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.10%) COSHH
12 1 (0.10%) DO-254
12 1 (0.10%) ISO13485
12 1 (0.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 23 (2.34%) Docker
2 14 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.71%) Firmware
4 5 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.30%) RACF
5 3 (0.30%) XenApp
6 2 (0.20%) KVM
6 2 (0.20%) Squid
6 2 (0.20%) vSphere
7 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (2.34%) Kubernetes
1 23 (2.34%) Mesos
2 18 (1.83%) QRadar
3 7 (0.71%) Puppet
4 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.30%) Control-M
5 3 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.20%) SCCM
7 1 (0.10%) Ansible
7 1 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.10%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 220 (22.36%) Microsoft
2 133 (13.52%) Oracle
3 37 (3.76%) Cegedim Rx
4 36 (3.66%) Google
4 36 (3.66%) Sybase
5 31 (3.15%) Splunk
6 30 (3.05%) ArcSight
7 26 (2.64%) Charles River
8 24 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 19 (1.93%) Facebook
10 18 (1.83%) Adobe
10 18 (1.83%) Informatica
11 17 (1.73%) Cisco
11 17 (1.73%) Cognos
11 17 (1.73%) IBM
12 16 (1.63%) Bloomberg
12 16 (1.63%) HP
13 15 (1.52%) Reuters
13 15 (1.52%) VMware
14 12 (1.22%) Linedata
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training + Recognition!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunfermline, Fife
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 70k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + CARE, Pension Scheme and Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent training, certificates
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Caiman ITS Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago