Period
to 16 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 77 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 88 82 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.48% 3.05% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.77% 11.44% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 34
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -26.32% +30.14%
10th Percentile £32,250 £24,750 £27,725
90th Percentile £63,000 £50,875 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,750 £37,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% -9.04% +6.41%

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 596 717 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.58% 26.64% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 392 431 343
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,575 £66,250 £62,250
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.61% -2.35% +6.25%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 88 (100.00%) Degree
2 87 (98.86%) Computer Science
3 34 (38.64%) Java
3 34 (38.64%) Linux
4 32 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (31.82%) Python
6 19 (21.59%) Analytics
7 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
7 18 (20.45%) SQL
7 18 (20.45%) Test Automation
8 17 (19.32%) Node.js
8 17 (19.32%) Mentoring
9 14 (15.91%) Mathematics
10 13 (14.77%) C#
10 13 (14.77%) Windows
10 13 (14.77%) OO
11 12 (13.64%) CSS
11 12 (13.64%) HTML
11 12 (13.64%) .NET
11 12 (13.64%) Spring
11 12 (13.64%) DevOps
11 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
11 12 (13.64%) Spring Boot
11 12 (13.64%) Blockchain
12 11 (12.50%) Data Engineering
12 11 (12.50%) Coaching
12 11 (12.50%) Pandas
12 11 (12.50%) Data Science
12 11 (12.50%) NumPy

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 8 (9.09%) Apache
2 5 (5.68%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.55%) nginx
4 2 (2.27%) IIS
4 2 (2.27%) JBoss
4 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.14%) SAS
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.14%) Maya
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.27%) NetSuite
1 2 (2.27%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.55%) Akamai
3 4 (4.55%) IaaS
3 4 (4.55%) SaaS
4 3 (3.41%) GitHub
5 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.14%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.14%) Google Play
6 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) Wireshark
2 8 (9.09%) DNS
3 6 (6.82%) IPv4
3 6 (6.82%) MPLS
3 6 (6.82%) WAN
4 5 (5.68%) Ethernet
4 5 (5.68%) Firewall
5 4 (4.55%) HTTP
5 4 (4.55%) Internet
5 4 (4.55%) Kerberos
5 4 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.41%) Modbus
6 3 (3.41%) VLAN
7 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) Blockchain
2 7 (7.95%) Big Data
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Hudson
2 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.55%) Fiddler
3 4 (4.55%) JIRA
4 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.14%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.14%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.14%) JUnit
6 1 (1.14%) QUnit
6 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.41%) Finance
1 3 (3.41%) Marketing
2 2 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (1.14%) Digital Economy
3 1 (1.14%) Electronics
3 1 (1.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (38.64%) Developer
2 13 (14.77%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.82%) Data Scientist
6 6 (6.82%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Graduate
7 5 (5.68%) Lead Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) Node.js
2 12 (13.64%) .NET
2 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
2 12 (13.64%) CSS
2 12 (13.64%) HTML
2 12 (13.64%) Spring
2 12 (13.64%) Spring Boot
3 11 (12.50%) NumPy
3 11 (12.50%) Pandas
4 8 (9.09%) Kafka
5 7 (7.95%) HTML5
5 7 (7.95%) React
6 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.82%) JSON
6 6 (6.82%) Matplotlib
6 6 (6.82%) scikit-learn
6 6 (6.82%) SciPy
7 5 (5.68%) LAMP
7 5 (5.68%) OAuth
7 5 (5.68%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 87 (98.86%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.36%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.82%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (3.41%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.41%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.27%) User Experience
8 1 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.64%) Linux
2 13 (14.77%) Windows
3 7 (7.95%) CentOS
3 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.68%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.14%) Android
7 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (21.59%) Analytics
4 18 (20.45%) Test Automation
5 17 (19.32%) Mentoring
6 14 (15.91%) Mathematics
7 13 (14.77%) OO
8 12 (13.64%) DevOps
9 11 (12.50%) Coaching
9 11 (12.50%) Data Engineering
9 11 (12.50%) Data Science
10 10 (11.36%) OOP
11 9 (10.23%) Microservices
12 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (9.09%) Machine Learning
13 7 (7.95%) Test Strategy
14 6 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (6.82%) Statistical Modelling
14 6 (6.82%) User Stories
14 6 (6.82%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (38.64%) Java
2 28 (31.82%) Python
3 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.45%) SQL
4 13 (14.77%) C#
5 8 (9.09%) C++
6 7 (7.95%) R
7 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.82%) MATLAB
8 5 (5.68%) C
8 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.55%) PHP
10 2 (2.27%) F#
10 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.14%) Scala
11 1 (1.14%) VB
11 1 (1.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 88 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.82%) CCNP
2 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.14%) CEH
3 1 (1.14%) CISA
3 1 (1.14%) CISM
3 1 (1.14%) CISSP
3 1 (1.14%) CRISC
3 1 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.14%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) IEC 61131
2 1 (1.14%) COBIT
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (10.23%) Docker
2 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.55%) NFS
4 4 (4.55%) Samba
5 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) vCenter Server
2 6 (6.82%) Ansible
2 6 (6.82%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.55%) Kibana
4 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.14%) Oozie
5 1 (1.14%) Puppet
5 1 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
1 10 (11.36%) VMware
2 6 (6.82%) Cisco
2 6 (6.82%) F5
2 6 (6.82%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) Google
4 2 (2.27%) IBM
4 2 (2.27%) Sage
4 2 (2.27%) Samsung
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe
5 1 (1.14%) Apple
5 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.14%) Splunk