Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 89 85
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 97 59 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.83% 2.22% 2.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.17% 8.49% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 69 31 39
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £58,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +11.84% -15.08% +13.29%

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 600 695 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.70% 26.14% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 388 441 337
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,300
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% 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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 97 (100.00%) Degree
2 96 (98.97%) Computer Science
3 35 (36.08%) Software Engineering
4 33 (34.02%) Java
5 30 (30.93%) Python
6 29 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (28.87%) Linux
8 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
9 22 (22.68%) SQL
10 19 (19.59%) Test Automation
10 19 (19.59%) Analytics
11 18 (18.56%) Node.js
11 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
11 18 (18.56%) HTML
12 16 (16.49%) C#
12 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
13 15 (15.46%) Pandas
13 15 (15.46%) Mentoring
13 15 (15.46%) Data Science
13 15 (15.46%) .NET
13 15 (15.46%) CSS
13 15 (15.46%) Spring
13 15 (15.46%) NumPy
14 14 (14.43%) Blockchain
15 13 (13.40%) Spring Boot
15 13 (13.40%) Windows
15 13 (13.40%) HTML5
16 12 (12.37%) OO
16 12 (12.37%) React
16 12 (12.37%) Data Engineering

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 7 (7.22%) Apache
1 7 (7.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.12%) nginx
3 2 (2.06%) JBoss
3 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.03%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.03%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.15%) GitHub
2 5 (5.15%) SaaS
3 4 (4.12%) Akamai
3 4 (4.12%) IaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Datadog
4 1 (1.03%) Google Play
4 1 (1.03%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Wireshark
2 8 (8.25%) DNS
3 6 (6.19%) Firewall
3 6 (6.19%) IPv4
3 6 (6.19%) MPLS
3 6 (6.19%) WAN
4 5 (5.15%) Ethernet
4 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.12%) HTTP
5 4 (4.12%) Internet
5 4 (4.12%) Kerberos
5 4 (4.12%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (4.12%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (3.09%) Modbus
6 3 (3.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) Blockchain
2 7 (7.22%) Big Data
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.03%) GIS
5 1 (1.03%) Mixpanel
5 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Hudson
2 4 (4.12%) Fiddler
2 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.09%) JIRA
4 2 (2.06%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.06%) GoCD
4 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.03%) gulp
5 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.03%) Pylint
5 1 (1.03%) QUnit
5 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.03%) webpack
General
1 5 (5.15%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Marketing
3 2 (2.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Automotive
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Military
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 38 (39.18%) Developer
2 14 (14.43%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.34%) Software Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) Lead Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Data Scientist
5 7 (7.22%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (7.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (7.22%) React Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.19%) Lead Java Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.12%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.12%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) HTML
1 18 (18.56%) Node.js
2 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
3 15 (15.46%) .NET
3 15 (15.46%) CSS
3 15 (15.46%) NumPy
3 15 (15.46%) Pandas
3 15 (15.46%) Spring
4 13 (13.40%) HTML5
4 13 (13.40%) Spring Boot
5 12 (12.37%) React
6 10 (10.31%) Kafka
7 7 (7.22%) Matplotlib
7 7 (7.22%) Sass
7 7 (7.22%) scikit-learn
7 7 (7.22%) SciPy
8 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET
8 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (4.12%) LAMP
9 4 (4.12%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.25%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (8.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.09%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.09%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.87%) Linux
2 13 (13.40%) Windows
3 7 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.09%) CentOS
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.03%) Android
6 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (98.97%) Computer Science
2 35 (36.08%) Software Engineering
3 29 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.59%) Analytics
4 19 (19.59%) Test Automation
5 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
6 15 (15.46%) Data Science
6 15 (15.46%) Mentoring
7 12 (12.37%) Data Engineering
7 12 (12.37%) OO
8 11 (11.34%) Coaching
8 11 (11.34%) MVC
9 10 (10.31%) DevOps
9 10 (10.31%) Machine Learning
9 10 (10.31%) OOP
9 10 (10.31%) Physics
10 9 (9.28%) Microservices
11 8 (8.25%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (8.25%) Product Management
11 8 (8.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.02%) Java
2 30 (30.93%) Python
3 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
4 22 (22.68%) SQL
5 16 (16.49%) C#
6 8 (8.25%) MATLAB
6 8 (8.25%) R
7 7 (7.22%) C++
8 5 (5.15%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.12%) Scala
10 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.09%) C
10 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.06%) F#
11 2 (2.06%) PHP
12 1 (1.03%) ES6
12 1 (1.03%) Ruby
12 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.03%) VB
12 1 (1.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 97 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) CCNP
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.06%) CEH
3 2 (2.06%) CISA
3 2 (2.06%) CISM
3 2 (2.06%) CISSP
3 2 (2.06%) CRISC
3 2 (2.06%) SSCP
4 1 (1.03%) PhD
4 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) COBIT
1 2 (2.06%) IEC 61131
1 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) Docker
2 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.15%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.12%) NFS
5 4 (4.12%) Samba
6 2 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) Kubernetes
1 7 (7.22%) vCenter Server
2 4 (4.12%) Kibana
3 3 (3.09%) Ansible
4 2 (2.06%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.03%) Consul
5 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
1 10 (10.31%) VMware
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco
2 6 (6.19%) F5
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle
4 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.06%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.03%) Apple
6 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.03%) Google
6 1 (1.03%) Sage