Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Requirements
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 136 122
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Customer Requirements 35 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.37% 0.60% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.65% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -48.28% +72.62%
10th Percentile £32,500 £19,850 £45,600
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £76,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £72,500
% change year-on-year +16.13% -46.55% +71.60%

Customer Requirements is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,397 2,449 2,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 94.07% 92.55% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,446 1,517 1,427
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,300 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £44,500
% change year-on-year +0.66% +0.46% +4.71%

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Customer Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Edinburgh

Customer Requirements
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Customer Requirements in Edinburgh

Customer Requirements
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Customer Requirements in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Customer Requirements 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 Customer Requirements.

1 18 (51.43%) Degree
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 14 (40.00%) Fintech
4 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
5 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
5 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
6 11 (31.43%) Java
7 9 (25.71%) Linux
7 9 (25.71%) Firmware
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) Physics
9 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (17.14%) Economics
9 6 (17.14%) Banking
9 6 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (14.29%) Power Management
10 5 (14.29%) Electronics
10 5 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
11 4 (11.43%) vMotion
11 4 (11.43%) User Stories
11 4 (11.43%) Compatibility Testing
11 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
11 4 (11.43%) Finance
11 4 (11.43%) VMware

Customer Requirements
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 1 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) Network Security
2 3 (8.57%) Wireless
3 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.71%) Modbus
3 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.86%) Apache Kudu
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) BigQuery
1 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.86%) HBase
1 1 (2.86%) Impala
1 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.86%) Presto
1 1 (2.86%) Sqoop
General
1 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Electronics
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) German Language
4 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Big Data Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Kafka
1 1 (2.86%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Fintech
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (5.71%) VMS
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
3 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
3 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
4 8 (22.86%) Physics
5 6 (17.14%) Economics
6 5 (14.29%) Power Management
6 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
7 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Proactive Management
7 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
7 4 (11.43%) User Stories
8 3 (8.57%) Analytics
8 3 (8.57%) Change Control
8 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.57%) Project Management
8 3 (8.57%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) R
3 1 (2.86%) Scala
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
3 3 (8.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) IEC 61131
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Firmware
2 4 (11.43%) NFS
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.71%) VMware NSX
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Docker
4 1 (2.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) vCenter Server
1 4 (11.43%) vMotion
2 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.71%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.86%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Dell
1 4 (11.43%) HP
1 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
1 4 (11.43%) VMware
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Xerox