Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 69 81
Rank change year-on-year -40 +12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 47 78 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.74% 3.18% 2.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.99% 12.38% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 54
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +8.97%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £26,625
90th Percentile £63,000 £50,250 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.96% -8.75% +3.90%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 672 630 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.94% 25.65% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 447 385 451
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,900 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,250 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +2.41%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Edinburgh

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Edinburgh

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 47 (100.00%) Degree
2 46 (97.87%) Computer Science
3 21 (44.68%) Linux
3 21 (44.68%) Python
4 20 (42.55%) Software Engineering
5 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (31.91%) Java
7 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
8 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
9 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
9 11 (23.40%) Visualisation
10 10 (21.28%) .NET
10 10 (21.28%) C#
10 10 (21.28%) C++
10 10 (21.28%) Analytics
11 9 (19.15%) Data Structures
11 9 (19.15%) HTML
11 9 (19.15%) CSS
11 9 (19.15%) SQL
12 8 (17.02%) Data Analytics
12 8 (17.02%) CentOS
12 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (14.89%) DevOps
13 7 (14.89%) ITSM
13 7 (14.89%) Web Development
14 6 (12.77%) JSON
14 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
14 6 (12.77%) Mac OS X
14 6 (12.77%) OO
14 6 (12.77%) C

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (12.77%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.64%) Apache
3 4 (8.51%) nginx
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) 3ds Max
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.13%) Maya
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.13%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) Akamai
3 4 (8.51%) IaaS
3 4 (8.51%) SaaS
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.13%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.13%) Google Play
5 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) DNS
1 4 (8.51%) Firewall
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
1 4 (8.51%) Kerberos
1 4 (8.51%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (8.51%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.51%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.13%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.13%) Digital Economy
1 1 (2.13%) Electronics
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Graduate
4 7 (14.89%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Graduate Web Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Support
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
2 10 (21.28%) .NET
3 9 (19.15%) CSS
3 9 (19.15%) HTML
4 6 (12.77%) JSON
4 6 (12.77%) Node.js
5 5 (10.64%) Kafka
5 5 (10.64%) OAuth
5 5 (10.64%) React
5 5 (10.64%) SAML
6 4 (8.51%) OAuth2
7 3 (6.38%) jQuery
7 3 (6.38%) OpenGL
8 2 (4.26%) HTML5
8 2 (4.26%) Java EE
8 2 (4.26%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 2 (4.26%) XML
9 1 (2.13%) OpenSceneGraph
9 1 (2.13%) Qt
9 1 (2.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (97.87%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.15%) Data Structures
3 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.38%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) CentOS
3 6 (12.77%) Mac OS X
4 5 (10.64%) Windows
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Android
6 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Software Engineering
2 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
3 11 (23.40%) Visualisation
4 10 (21.28%) Analytics
5 8 (17.02%) Data Analytics
6 7 (14.89%) DevOps
6 7 (14.89%) ITSM
6 7 (14.89%) Web Development
7 6 (12.77%) OO
8 5 (10.64%) Coaching
8 5 (10.64%) OOP
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
9 4 (8.51%) Creative Thinking
9 4 (8.51%) Line Management
9 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
9 4 (8.51%) Microservices
9 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.51%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Python
2 15 (31.91%) Java
3 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.28%) C#
4 10 (21.28%) C++
5 9 (19.15%) SQL
6 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
6 6 (12.77%) C
7 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) F#
8 1 (2.13%) Go
8 1 (2.13%) R
8 1 (2.13%) Ruby
8 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
1 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.51%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Ansible
2 4 (8.51%) Kibana
3 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.13%) Oozie
4 1 (2.13%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Google
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Samsung
4 2 (4.26%) Splunk
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) Apple
5 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.13%) Sage