The first table below looks at the demand for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 164 159 155
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 4 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.79% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £33,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.42% -17.50%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
922 883 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.35% 28.51% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 590 494 763
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in Scotland

Postgraduate
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 4 - - 2
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Postgraduate also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Postgraduate.

1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Postgraduate also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Postgraduate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Programmer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Development Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Sass
3 2 (20.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago