The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
UK / Scotland
Rank 114 140 117
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 16 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.54% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.56% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 32
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,700 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £29,800
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2152 2832 3035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.58% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1824 1928
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Graduate
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Scotland region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Scotland

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Scotland

Graduate
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 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 +8 12 £22,500 +9.75% 2
Glasgow +24 4 £21,750 -3.33%
Fife - 2 £26,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 2 - -
Dundee - 1 £23,000 -
Graduate
UK

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 24 (57.14%) Degree
2 15 (35.71%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.19%) Linux
4 11 (26.19%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) .NET
5 10 (23.81%) SDLC
5 10 (23.81%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 8 (19.05%) HTML
7 8 (19.05%) MVC
7 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
8 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 6 (14.29%) CSS
9 6 (14.29%) SQL
9 6 (14.29%) Python
9 6 (14.29%) Firewall
9 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (14.29%) SIEM
9 6 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
10 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
10 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.52%) Android
11 4 (9.52%) TDD
11 4 (9.52%) Open Source
12 3 (7.14%) Asset Management

Graduate Skill Set
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 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Firewall
1 6 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) GIS
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.14%) WPF
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) J2EE
7 2 (4.76%) WinForms
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.38%) Celery
8 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.38%) jQuery
8 1 (2.38%) LAMP
8 1 (2.38%) Middleware
8 1 (2.38%) Node.js
8 1 (2.38%) SignalR
8 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Derivative
2 2 (4.76%) e-Learning
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Android
3 3 (7.14%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) Debian
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) SDLC
3 8 (19.05%) MVC
4 6 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (14.29%) SIEM
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Open Source
5 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.14%) BDD
6 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) C#
2 11 (26.19%) Java
3 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) C
6 2 (4.76%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) Perl
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.38%) ESRI
3 1 (2.38%) Freescale
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
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