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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 7 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 475 493 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.64% 15.47% 13.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.77% 58.14% 58.31%
Number of salaries quoted 209 340 345
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 £25,275 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £57,050 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
769 848 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.94% 26.62% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 400 585 559
Median salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +4 234 £40,000 +1.91% 13
Edinburgh +1 190 £42,750 +10.32% 24
Fife +1 14 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Aberdeen +2 13 £43,750 +28.67% 3
Renfrewshire 0 9 £46,250 +16.35%
West Lothian +1 7 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Stirling -2 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Dundee -3 2 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Argyll and Bute 0 1 £52,500 +98.11%
Dumfries and Galloway 0 1 - - 2
Lanarkshire -1 1 £46,000 +15.00%
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 380 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (37.49%) Computer Science
3 298 (30.94%) Finance
4 235 (24.40%) Java
5 215 (22.33%) C#
6 207 (21.50%) SQL
7 193 (20.04%) SQL Server
8 183 (19.00%) JavaScript
9 182 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
10 181 (18.80%) .NET
11 179 (18.59%) Software Engineering
12 171 (17.76%) Microsoft
13 157 (16.30%) HTML
14 149 (15.47%) Oracle
15 138 (14.33%) TDD
16 136 (14.12%) Project Management
17 130 (13.50%) MS Excel
18 127 (13.19%) CSS
19 125 (12.98%) SDLC
20 116 (12.05%) OO
21 113 (11.73%) Windows
22 104 (10.80%) Scrum
23 101 (10.49%) Mentoring
24 98 (10.18%) Linux
25 92 (9.55%) C++
26 88 (9.14%) Python
27 86 (8.93%) Banking
28 85 (8.83%) jQuery
28 85 (8.83%) HTML5
29 84 (8.72%) Service Delivery

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 35 (3.63%) SharePoint
2 34 (3.53%) IIS
3 26 (2.70%) SAS
4 16 (1.66%) Apache
5 15 (1.56%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.25%) Drupal
7 11 (1.14%) Joomla!
7 11 (1.14%) Moodle
8 9 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.73%) MQSeries
9 7 (0.73%) MS Exchange
9 7 (0.73%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.52%) CMS
10 5 (0.52%) GemFire
10 5 (0.52%) GeoServer
11 4 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.42%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 130 (13.50%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.15%) MS Office
3 32 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.14%) MS Project
5 10 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.73%) InVision
6 7 (0.73%) Stata
7 5 (0.52%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.21%) InDesign
10 1 (0.10%) Blender
10 1 (0.10%) Maya
10 1 (0.10%) SPSS
10 1 (0.10%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 34 (3.53%) Markit EDM
2 11 (1.14%) MultiFonds
2 11 (1.14%) osCommerce
2 11 (1.14%) thinkFolio
3 6 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.42%) HFM
5 4 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.42%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.31%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.21%) Magento
7 2 (0.21%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.21%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (3.53%) IaaS
4 29 (3.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 29 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (3.01%) Amazon S3
4 29 (3.01%) PaaS
5 19 (1.97%) SaaS
6 10 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.42%) Office 365
8 3 (0.31%) GitHub
9 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.53%) Internet
2 31 (3.22%) SAN
3 30 (3.12%) Firewall
4 28 (2.91%) Network Security
5 21 (2.18%) TCP/IP
6 18 (1.87%) WAN
7 17 (1.77%) LAN
8 11 (1.14%) Multicast
9 10 (1.04%) HTTP
10 9 (0.93%) VPN
11 7 (0.73%) DHCP
11 7 (0.73%) DNS
11 7 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (0.62%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.62%) IPsec
12 6 (0.62%) NAS
12 6 (0.62%) RS-232
12 6 (0.62%) Wireless
13 5 (0.52%) VoIP
14 4 (0.42%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (20.04%) SQL Server
2 82 (8.52%) Relational Database
3 60 (6.23%) RDBMS
4 53 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (4.15%) Data Mining
6 38 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (3.32%) MySQL
8 31 (3.22%) Big Data
9 30 (3.12%) NoSQL
9 30 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (2.18%) BusinessObjects
11 20 (2.08%) MongoDB
11 20 (2.08%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.97%) Hadoop
13 15 (1.56%) GIS
14 14 (1.45%) MarkLogic
14 14 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (1.14%) Sybase ASE
17 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (4.67%) Maven
2 33 (3.43%) Git (software)
3 32 (3.32%) Subversion
4 28 (2.91%) Selenium
5 21 (2.18%) JIRA
6 16 (1.66%) Ant
6 16 (1.66%) Jenkins
7 15 (1.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 15 (1.56%) JUnit
8 13 (1.35%) Axure RP
9 12 (1.25%) Visual Studio
10 10 (1.04%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.93%) HP UFT
12 8 (0.83%) Eclipse
12 8 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.62%) Grunt
13 6 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (0.62%) Rational Rhapsody
13 6 (0.62%) Robot Framework
General
1 298 (30.94%) Finance
2 86 (8.93%) Banking
3 66 (6.85%) Retail
4 35 (3.63%) Games
5 33 (3.43%) Investment Banking
5 33 (3.43%) Law
5 33 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.39%) Local Government
7 22 (2.28%) Financial Institution
7 22 (2.28%) Legal
7 22 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 20 (2.08%) Marketing
9 18 (1.87%) Electronics
9 18 (1.87%) Private Banking
10 12 (1.25%) Retail Banking
11 10 (1.04%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.04%) Military
12 9 (0.93%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.52%) Back Office
14 4 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 331 (34.37%) Developer
2 119 (12.36%) Analyst
3 99 (10.28%) Consultant
4 85 (8.83%) Java Developer
5 81 (8.41%) .NET Developer
6 74 (7.68%) Software Engineer
7 49 (5.09%) C# Developer
8 47 (4.88%) Graduate
9 42 (4.36%) Security Consultant
10 39 (4.05%) Software Developer
11 37 (3.84%) Senior Developer
12 34 (3.53%) Senior Consultant
13 33 (3.43%) C# .NET Developer
14 31 (3.22%) SQL Developer
15 30 (3.12%) Architect
16 27 (2.80%) Web Developer
17 26 (2.70%) Designer
18 25 (2.60%) Junior
19 23 (2.39%) Business Analyst
20 22 (2.28%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (18.80%) .NET
2 157 (16.30%) HTML
3 127 (13.19%) CSS
4 85 (8.83%) HTML5
4 85 (8.83%) jQuery
5 66 (6.85%) Spring
6 62 (6.44%) Web Services
7 60 (6.23%) AngularJS
8 57 (5.92%) .NET Framework
9 51 (5.30%) ASP.NET
10 48 (4.98%) Hibernate
11 47 (4.88%) CSS3
12 43 (4.47%) REST
13 38 (3.95%) Node.js
14 28 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (2.80%) J2EE
16 26 (2.70%) XML
17 25 (2.60%) Ajax
18 22 (2.28%) React
18 22 (2.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 361 (37.49%) Computer Science
2 182 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (7.27%) Management Information System
4 67 (6.96%) Data Centre
5 55 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 49 (5.09%) Visualisation
7 41 (4.26%) User Experience
8 40 (4.15%) Data Integration
9 35 (3.63%) Derivative
10 33 (3.43%) Physics
11 32 (3.32%) Security Operations Centre
12 30 (3.12%) Hybrid Cloud
13 29 (3.01%) Grid Computing
14 28 (2.91%) Virtual Team
15 21 (2.18%) OTC Derivatives
16 18 (1.87%) Credit Risk
16 18 (1.87%) Statistics
17 17 (1.77%) Economics
18 15 (1.56%) Psychology
19 14 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 113 (11.73%) Windows
2 98 (10.18%) Linux
3 77 (8.00%) Unix
4 51 (5.30%) Windows Server
5 35 (3.63%) Android
6 26 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.25%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.14%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.52%) Debian
13 4 (0.42%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.21%) AIX
14 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.10%) CentOS
15 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (18.59%) Software Engineering
3 138 (14.33%) TDD
4 136 (14.12%) Project Management
5 125 (12.98%) SDLC
6 116 (12.05%) OO
7 104 (10.80%) Scrum
8 101 (10.49%) Mentoring
9 84 (8.72%) Service Delivery
10 80 (8.31%) Business Analysis
11 73 (7.58%) ITIL
12 72 (7.48%) BDD
13 64 (6.65%) Analytics
14 62 (6.44%) DevOps
15 57 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
15 57 (5.92%) Open Source
16 48 (4.98%) Asset Management
17 46 (4.78%) Continuous Delivery
17 46 (4.78%) MVC
18 45 (4.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 235 (24.40%) Java
2 215 (22.33%) C#
3 207 (21.50%) SQL
4 183 (19.00%) JavaScript
5 92 (9.55%) C++
6 88 (9.14%) Python
7 47 (4.88%) C
8 33 (3.43%) PHP
9 28 (2.91%) Perl
10 27 (2.80%) PL/SQL
11 24 (2.49%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.87%) Ruby
13 16 (1.66%) T-SQL
13 16 (1.66%) VB
14 15 (1.56%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.45%) Scala
16 13 (1.35%) XQuery
17 10 (1.04%) R
18 9 (0.93%) Bash Shell
19 8 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (4.78%) CISSP
2 32 (3.32%) CISM
3 28 (2.91%) IISP
4 24 (2.49%) ISEB
5 22 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (2.18%) Security Cleared
7 19 (1.97%) ISTQB
8 18 (1.87%) MCSE
9 15 (1.56%) CISA
10 14 (1.45%) HND
11 13 (1.35%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.14%) CEH
13 9 (0.93%) CHFI
13 9 (0.93%) ECSA
13 9 (0.93%) PhD
13 9 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.73%) CRISC
15 7 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.73%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.33%) QA
2 41 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (3.53%) PCI DSS
4 23 (2.39%) COBIT
5 19 (1.97%) SLA
6 8 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.42%) IAS 39
9 3 (0.31%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.21%) ISO13485
10 2 (0.21%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.10%) Basel II
11 1 (0.10%) COSHH
11 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.10%) DO-254
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 30 (3.12%) Docker
2 14 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.35%) Firmware
4 6 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.42%) vSphere
5 4 (0.42%) XenApp
6 2 (0.21%) Squid
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.10%) KVM
7 1 (0.10%) RACF
7 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (3.01%) Kubernetes
1 29 (3.01%) Mesos
2 13 (1.35%) QRadar
3 6 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.31%) Control-M
4 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.31%) Puppet
5 2 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.21%) SCCM
6 1 (0.10%) Ansible
6 1 (0.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.10%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.10%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 171 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 149 (15.47%) Oracle
3 34 (3.53%) Sybase
4 29 (3.01%) Splunk
5 28 (2.91%) ArcSight
6 19 (1.97%) Adobe
7 17 (1.77%) Cisco
7 17 (1.77%) Cognos
7 17 (1.77%) IBM
7 17 (1.77%) Informatica
8 16 (1.66%) HP
9 15 (1.56%) Bloomberg
9 15 (1.56%) VMware
10 14 (1.45%) Facebook
10 14 (1.45%) Google
10 14 (1.45%) Reuters
11 13 (1.35%) Tableau
11 13 (1.35%) Xamarin
12 12 (1.25%) Charles River
12 12 (1.25%) Cognizant
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Employee Benefits
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £36000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Technology Centre
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
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Net Talent
Salary: Company benefits package
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Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Benefits + Great Working Environment
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Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
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ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlothian
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £34,000 per annum + Pension and Bonus Schemes
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Edinburgh
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Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
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