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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 12 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 309 447 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.99% 14.58% 16.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.50% 55.25% 63.81%
Number of salaries quoted 178 261 379
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £60,000
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
567 809 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.83% 26.39% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 349 528 588
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £56,500
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 0 132 £42,500 +6.25% 27
Glasgow +2 129 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Dundee +1 15 £31,000 -12.05% 2
Fife +1 12 £37,500 - 2
Perth and Kinross - 4 £18,000 -
Renfrewshire -4 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Inverclyde -2 2 - -
West Lothian -3 2 £35,000 -25.13%
Aberdeen -7 2 £35,000 -18.60% 2
Midlothian - 1 £32,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £18,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - - 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 288 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (34.32%) Computer Science
3 208 (29.25%) Java
4 195 (27.43%) Finance
5 144 (20.25%) C#
6 141 (19.83%) Software Engineering
7 123 (17.30%) JavaScript
8 117 (16.46%) SQL
9 113 (15.89%) SQL Server
10 108 (15.19%) HTML
11 101 (14.21%) .NET
12 97 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
13 85 (11.95%) OO
14 84 (11.81%) CSS
15 81 (11.39%) TDD
16 79 (11.11%) Microsoft
17 76 (10.69%) Oracle
18 74 (10.41%) SDLC
19 71 (9.99%) Project Management
20 70 (9.85%) Windows
21 69 (9.70%) Scrum
22 64 (9.00%) C++
22 64 (9.00%) MVC
23 58 (8.16%) MS Excel
24 57 (8.02%) Relational Database
24 57 (8.02%) HTML5
25 56 (7.88%) QA
25 56 (7.88%) Python
26 55 (7.74%) Linux
27 52 (7.31%) jQuery

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 (3.09%) IIS
2 16 (2.25%) SAS
3 9 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.13%) Apache Spark
5 7 (0.98%) NetWeaver
5 7 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.70%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.70%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.56%) GemFire
8 4 (0.56%) JBoss
8 4 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.42%) CMS
9 3 (0.42%) WordPress
10 2 (0.28%) GlassFish
Applications
1 58 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.52%) MS Office
3 17 (2.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.27%) MS Project
6 6 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.84%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.56%) InDesign
8 3 (0.42%) Stata
9 2 (0.28%) Maya
9 2 (0.28%) Siemens NX
9 2 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.28%) SPSS
9 2 (0.28%) Zemax
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.14%) Revit
10 1 (0.14%) Weka
Business Applications
1 8 (1.13%) assyst
2 4 (0.56%) nopCommerce
3 3 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.42%) Magento
4 2 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.28%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Sonata
5 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.78%) SaaS
2 30 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.83%) Amazon S3
5 12 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.41%) IaaS
7 9 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (1.27%) PaaS
8 7 (0.98%) Office 365
9 5 (0.70%) GitHub
10 3 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.42%) DigitalOcean
10 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.42%) Slack
11 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.80%) Network Security
2 23 (3.23%) Firewall
3 15 (2.11%) Internet
4 12 (1.69%) WAN
5 10 (1.41%) LAN
6 9 (1.27%) VPN
6 9 (1.27%) Wireless
7 7 (0.98%) SAN
8 6 (0.84%) BGP
8 6 (0.84%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.84%) IPsec
8 6 (0.84%) MPLS
8 6 (0.84%) OSPF
9 5 (0.70%) DHCP
9 5 (0.70%) DNS
9 5 (0.70%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.56%) 802.11
10 4 (0.56%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.56%) HSRP
10 4 (0.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 57 (8.02%) Relational Database
3 45 (6.33%) RDBMS
4 30 (4.22%) MySQL
5 23 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.11%) Big Data
6 15 (2.11%) NoSQL
7 13 (1.83%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.27%) GIS
9 9 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.98%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.70%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 47 (6.61%) Git (software)
2 30 (4.22%) Selenium
3 29 (4.08%) Subversion
4 22 (3.09%) Ant
5 21 (2.95%) Maven
6 13 (1.83%) JIRA
7 10 (1.41%) Axure RP
7 10 (1.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 10 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.41%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.27%) Bugzilla
8 9 (1.27%) Cucumber
8 9 (1.27%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.98%) PVCS
10 5 (0.70%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.70%) JBehave
11 4 (0.56%) FitNesse
11 4 (0.56%) MSTest
11 4 (0.56%) RSpec
11 4 (0.56%) Trac
General
1 195 (27.43%) Finance
2 38 (5.34%) Games
3 35 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 32 (4.50%) Banking
5 27 (3.80%) Marketing
6 26 (3.66%) Law
7 25 (3.52%) Manufacturing
8 24 (3.38%) Retail
9 11 (1.55%) Electronics
10 9 (1.27%) Back Office
10 9 (1.27%) Legal
11 7 (0.98%) Advertising
11 7 (0.98%) Automotive
12 6 (0.84%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.84%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.70%) Military
14 4 (0.56%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.28%) Billing
15 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 237 (33.33%) Developer
2 113 (15.89%) Java Developer
3 87 (12.24%) Analyst
4 60 (8.44%) Consultant
5 56 (7.88%) Software Engineer
6 54 (7.59%) .NET Developer
7 46 (6.47%) C# Developer
8 43 (6.05%) Junior
9 37 (5.20%) Senior Developer
10 33 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 31 (4.36%) Security Consultant
12 29 (4.08%) Graduate
13 28 (3.94%) Architect
14 26 (3.66%) Business Analyst
15 24 (3.38%) Junior Developer
16 23 (3.23%) Designer
16 23 (3.23%) Software Developer
17 21 (2.95%) Senior Java Developer
18 19 (2.67%) Applications Developer
19 17 (2.39%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (15.19%) HTML
2 101 (14.21%) .NET
3 84 (11.81%) CSS
4 57 (8.02%) HTML5
5 52 (7.31%) jQuery
6 47 (6.61%) Spring
7 44 (6.19%) Hibernate
8 37 (5.20%) ASP.NET
9 35 (4.92%) AngularJS
10 34 (4.78%) CSS3
11 30 (4.22%) Web Services
12 26 (3.66%) REST
13 25 (3.52%) .NET Framework
14 23 (3.23%) Ajax
14 23 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (3.09%) J2EE
15 22 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (2.95%) JSP
17 15 (2.11%) WCF
18 14 (1.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 244 (34.32%) Computer Science
2 97 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (6.33%) Mathematics
4 41 (5.77%) Data Centre
5 29 (4.08%) User Experience
6 27 (3.80%) Data Integration
7 26 (3.66%) Management Information System
8 23 (3.23%) Social Media
9 21 (2.95%) Mobile App
9 21 (2.95%) Physics
9 21 (2.95%) Security Operations Centre
10 19 (2.67%) Algorithms
11 18 (2.53%) Visualisation
12 12 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.55%) Derivative
13 11 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (1.41%) EMV
15 9 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
15 9 (1.27%) Driving Licence
15 9 (1.27%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 70 (9.85%) Windows
2 55 (7.74%) Linux
3 44 (6.19%) Android
4 37 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 34 (4.78%) Unix
6 12 (1.69%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.13%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.42%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.28%) CentOS
10 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.14%) MVS
11 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (19.83%) Software Engineering
3 85 (11.95%) OO
4 81 (11.39%) TDD
5 74 (10.41%) SDLC
6 71 (9.99%) Project Management
7 69 (9.70%) Scrum
8 64 (9.00%) MVC
9 49 (6.89%) ITIL
10 43 (6.05%) Mentoring
11 37 (5.20%) Web Development
12 36 (5.06%) BDD
12 36 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (4.92%) Analytics
13 35 (4.92%) Performance Management
14 34 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (4.64%) Information Security
15 33 (4.64%) Service Management
16 30 (4.22%) OOD
17 28 (3.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 208 (29.25%) Java
2 144 (20.25%) C#
3 123 (17.30%) JavaScript
4 117 (16.46%) SQL
5 64 (9.00%) C++
6 56 (7.88%) Python
7 32 (4.50%) C
8 24 (3.38%) PHP
9 18 (2.53%) PL/SQL
9 18 (2.53%) Ruby
10 15 (2.11%) VB
11 14 (1.97%) Perl
12 12 (1.69%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.41%) Fortran
14 8 (1.13%) R
15 7 (0.98%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.98%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.98%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.70%) Delphi
16 5 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (3.80%) CISSP
2 20 (2.81%) IISP
3 16 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (2.11%) CISM
5 11 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.27%) ISEB
8 8 (1.13%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.98%) CISA
9 7 (0.98%) HND
9 7 (0.98%) MCSE
9 7 (0.98%) PhD
9 7 (0.98%) Postgraduate
10 6 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.56%) MCITP
12 4 (0.56%) MCSA
13 3 (0.42%) MySQL Certification
14 2 (0.28%) PCI QSA
14 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.88%) QA
2 30 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (3.52%) PCI DSS
4 19 (2.67%) COBIT
5 12 (1.69%) SLA
6 9 (1.27%) Data Quality
6 9 (1.27%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.56%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.28%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.14%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
System Software
1 12 (1.69%) Docker
2 11 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.27%) Firmware
3 9 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.56%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.56%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.56%) XenApp
5 3 (0.42%) vSphere
6 1 (0.14%) Ceph
6 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.14%) KVM
6 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (1.27%) Kubernetes
1 9 (1.27%) Mesos
2 8 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.13%) Puppet
3 6 (0.84%) Cacti
4 5 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.28%) Nagios
6 2 (0.28%) QRadar
7 1 (0.14%) Ambari
7 1 (0.14%) Ansible
7 1 (0.14%) Kibana
7 1 (0.14%) logstash
7 1 (0.14%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 79 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 76 (10.69%) Oracle
3 26 (3.66%) Adobe
4 23 (3.23%) Splunk
5 19 (2.67%) ArcSight
6 17 (2.39%) Cisco
7 14 (1.97%) IBM
8 13 (1.83%) SAP
8 13 (1.83%) VMware
8 13 (1.83%) Xamarin
9 12 (1.69%) F5
10 9 (1.27%) Google
11 8 (1.13%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.13%) Citrix
11 8 (1.13%) HEAT Software
11 8 (1.13%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.98%) Juniper
12 7 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.70%) Cognizant
13 5 (0.70%) Siemens
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pearson Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Call Centre Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Share Option
Posted: 3 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Net Talent
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / Shares
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Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Call Centre Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
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Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
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