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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
UK / Scotland
Rank 11 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 320 506 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.85% 17.26% 16.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.59% 61.78% 58.35%
Number of salaries quoted 202 313 349
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
537 819 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.24% 27.93% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 356 516 604
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Edinburgh -4 148 £42,500 -5.55% 32
Glasgow +1 125 £45,000 +9.75% 11
Dundee 0 14 £40,250 +23.84% 3
West Lothian +5 8 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Fife -1 6 £43,349 +49.47% 1
Renfrewshire +1 5 £32,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 3 - -
North Lanarkshire +3 2 £35,250 -16.07%
Inverclyde -1 2 £38,000 -14.60%
Stirling +5 1 £57,500 +36.90% 1
Aberdeen -6 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £34,000 -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 208 (32.96%) Computer Science
2 207 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (31.85%) Finance
4 174 (27.58%) Java
5 132 (20.92%) Analytical Skills
6 107 (16.96%) SQL
7 103 (16.32%) Software Engineering
8 87 (13.79%) C#
9 77 (12.20%) Project Management
10 69 (10.94%) PHP
11 68 (10.78%) JavaScript
11 68 (10.78%) .NET
12 65 (10.30%) HTML
13 62 (9.83%) Microsoft
14 61 (9.67%) MySQL
14 61 (9.67%) Windows
15 59 (9.35%) Python
15 59 (9.35%) TDD
16 57 (9.03%) OO
17 56 (8.87%) SQL Server
17 56 (8.87%) Relational Database
18 54 (8.56%) SDLC
19 52 (8.24%) CSS
20 50 (7.92%) Oracle
21 49 (7.77%) C++
21 49 (7.77%) ITIL
22 48 (7.61%) RDBMS
23 45 (7.13%) Linux
24 42 (6.66%) MS Excel
25 41 (6.50%) Analytics

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 (4.12%) SAS
2 17 (2.69%) Apache Pig
3 15 (2.38%) IIS
4 12 (1.90%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.58%) CMS
6 9 (1.43%) Apache Spark
6 9 (1.43%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.11%) NetWeaver
7 7 (1.11%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (0.95%) Apache
8 6 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.79%) ArcGIS
9 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.79%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.63%) Confluence
10 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.63%) GemFire
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (6.66%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.17%) MS Office
3 19 (3.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.79%) MS Project
5 5 (0.79%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.32%) InDesign
6 2 (0.32%) Siemens NX
6 2 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.16%) Maya
7 1 (0.16%) Weka
7 1 (0.16%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 36 (5.71%) Magento
2 6 (0.95%) assyst
2 6 (0.95%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.32%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.16%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.16%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (2.54%) SaaS
5 9 (1.43%) Amazon S3
6 8 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.27%) PaaS
7 7 (1.11%) Office 365
8 6 (0.95%) iPaaS
8 6 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.79%) GitHub
10 4 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.63%) IaaS
10 4 (0.63%) Slack
11 3 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.32%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.80%) Network Security
2 17 (2.69%) Firewall
3 14 (2.22%) Internet
4 13 (2.06%) SAN
5 12 (1.90%) LAN
6 11 (1.74%) WAN
7 9 (1.43%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.11%) Wireless
9 6 (0.95%) BGP
9 6 (0.95%) MPLS
9 6 (0.95%) OSPF
10 5 (0.79%) VPN
11 4 (0.63%) 802.11
11 4 (0.63%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (0.63%) EIGRP
11 4 (0.63%) HSRP
11 4 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.63%) IPsec
11 4 (0.63%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (9.67%) MySQL
2 56 (8.87%) Relational Database
2 56 (8.87%) SQL Server
3 48 (7.61%) RDBMS
4 29 (4.60%) Hadoop
5 20 (3.17%) Apache Hive
6 18 (2.85%) Data Mining
7 16 (2.54%) Big Data
8 11 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.74%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.95%) GIS
11 6 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.79%) QGIS
12 5 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 5 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 29 (4.60%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.01%) Subversion
3 16 (2.54%) Jenkins
3 16 (2.54%) Selenium
4 15 (2.38%) Axure RP
5 14 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 13 (2.06%) Maven
7 12 (1.90%) JIRA
8 9 (1.43%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.11%) Bugzilla
9 7 (1.11%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.11%) ERwin
9 7 (1.11%) JUnit
9 7 (1.11%) PVCS
10 6 (0.95%) Ant
11 5 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.63%) MagicDraw
12 4 (0.63%) NSubstitute
12 4 (0.63%) Trac
12 4 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 201 (31.85%) Finance
2 31 (4.91%) Legal
3 25 (3.96%) Marketing
4 21 (3.33%) Banking
5 17 (2.69%) Games
6 15 (2.38%) Law
7 14 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.43%) Retail
8 9 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.11%) Automotive
10 6 (0.95%) Electronics
11 5 (0.79%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.63%) Back Office
12 4 (0.63%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.48%) Advertising
14 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 201 (31.85%) Developer
2 92 (14.58%) Java Developer
3 84 (13.31%) Analyst
4 50 (7.92%) Software Engineer
5 49 (7.77%) Consultant
6 32 (5.07%) C# Developer
7 29 (4.60%) Designer
8 28 (4.44%) Junior
9 27 (4.28%) Architect
10 26 (4.12%) Business Analyst
11 24 (3.80%) Senior Developer
12 23 (3.65%) Graduate
12 23 (3.65%) UX Designer
13 20 (3.17%) .NET Developer
13 20 (3.17%) PHP Developer
14 19 (3.01%) Magento Developer
14 19 (3.01%) Senior Designer
14 19 (3.01%) Senior UX Designer
15 18 (2.85%) C# .NET Developer
16 17 (2.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (10.78%) .NET
2 65 (10.30%) HTML
3 52 (8.24%) CSS
4 32 (5.07%) AngularJS
5 29 (4.60%) HTML5
6 26 (4.12%) ASP.NET
7 24 (3.80%) Spring
8 23 (3.65%) J2EE
8 23 (3.65%) REST
9 22 (3.49%) Web Services
10 19 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (2.85%) Hibernate
11 18 (2.85%) jQuery
11 18 (2.85%) XML
12 17 (2.69%) JSP
13 16 (2.54%) Ajax
13 16 (2.54%) CSS3
14 15 (2.38%) RESTful
15 11 (1.74%) Middleware
15 11 (1.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 208 (32.96%) Computer Science
2 132 (20.92%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.55%) User Experience
4 27 (4.28%) Mobile App
5 22 (3.49%) Data Centre
6 21 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.74%) Taxonomies
11 9 (1.43%) Chip and PIN
11 9 (1.43%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.43%) EMV
11 9 (1.43%) Smartcard
12 8 (1.27%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (1.11%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
15 4 (0.63%) Derivative
15 4 (0.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 61 (9.67%) Windows
2 45 (7.13%) Linux
3 32 (5.07%) Android
4 27 (4.28%) Apple iOS
4 27 (4.28%) Unix
5 13 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.48%) CentOS
10 2 (0.32%) AIX
10 2 (0.32%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (16.32%) Software Engineering
3 77 (12.20%) Project Management
4 59 (9.35%) TDD
5 57 (9.03%) OO
6 54 (8.56%) SDLC
7 49 (7.77%) ITIL
8 41 (6.50%) Analytics
9 40 (6.34%) Mathematics
9 40 (6.34%) MVC
10 39 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 38 (6.02%) Scrum
11 38 (6.02%) Web Development
12 37 (5.86%) Data Analysis
13 32 (5.07%) Mentoring
13 32 (5.07%) Risk Management
14 29 (4.60%) E-Commerce
15 28 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (4.28%) Service Management
17 26 (4.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 174 (27.58%) Java
2 107 (16.96%) SQL
3 87 (13.79%) C#
4 69 (10.94%) PHP
5 68 (10.78%) JavaScript
6 59 (9.35%) Python
7 49 (7.77%) C++
8 20 (3.17%) Perl
9 19 (3.01%) R
9 19 (3.01%) Ruby
10 15 (2.38%) C
10 15 (2.38%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.90%) Objective-C
12 10 (1.58%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.11%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.11%) Lua
13 7 (1.11%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.79%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.79%) XPath
15 4 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (5.71%) MySQL Certification
2 20 (3.17%) CISSP
3 16 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.06%) CISM
4 13 (2.06%) MCSE
5 12 (1.90%) CISA
5 12 (1.90%) IISP
6 11 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.27%) ISEB
8 7 (1.11%) HND
8 7 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.95%) MCITP
10 5 (0.79%) CCNA
10 5 (0.79%) MCSA
11 3 (0.48%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.32%) MBA
12 2 (0.32%) MCP
12 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.07%) QA
2 24 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.58%) COBIT
5 8 (1.27%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.27%) ISO 9001
5 8 (1.27%) SLA
6 4 (0.63%) ISO20022
7 3 (0.48%) GDPR
8 2 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.16%) ISO22301
System Software
1 18 (2.85%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.43%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.27%) Docker
5 6 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.63%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.63%) Firmware
7 2 (0.32%) KVM
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%) Gluster
8 1 (0.16%) Samba
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (2.06%) Ambari
2 6 (0.95%) Cacti
3 5 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.79%) Puppet
4 4 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (0.63%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.63%) Mesos
4 4 (0.63%) Nagios
4 4 (0.63%) SCCM
5 3 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.16%) Ansible
7 1 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.16%) Kibana
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
7 1 (0.16%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 62 (9.83%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.92%) Oracle
3 38 (6.02%) Zend
4 24 (3.80%) Adobe
4 24 (3.80%) Splunk
5 20 (3.17%) SAP
5 20 (3.17%) VMware
6 17 (2.69%) Cisco
7 16 (2.54%) IBM
8 14 (2.22%) ArcSight
8 14 (2.22%) Google
9 9 (1.43%) F5
10 8 (1.27%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.27%) Citrix
11 7 (1.11%) Perforce
12 6 (0.95%) Intel
13 5 (0.79%) Juniper
13 5 (0.79%) SolarWinds
13 5 (0.79%) Xamarin
14 4 (0.63%) MuleSoft
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