Period
to 20 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Structures in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Structures over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 127 129
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 36 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.35% 0.77% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.23% 1.80% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 12
Edinburgh median annual salary £75,000 £55,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -24.14% +85.90%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,750 £34,700
90th Percentile £130,000 £66,250 £76,250
Scotland median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.66% +76.67%

Data Structures is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,116 1,053 1,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 41.80% 42.53% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 716 664 622
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.00% +7.78%

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Structures as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in Edinburgh

Data Structures
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Data Structures in Edinburgh

Data Structures
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Structures in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Data Structures 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 Data Structures.

1 31 (86.11%) Software Engineering
2 22 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 22 (61.11%) Algorithms
3 20 (55.56%) Degree
4 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (47.22%) Java
6 13 (36.11%) SQL
6 13 (36.11%) OO
7 12 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
8 11 (30.56%) Mercurial
8 11 (30.56%) NoSQL
8 11 (30.56%) Decision-Making
8 11 (30.56%) Subversion
9 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.78%) Python
10 9 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (25.00%) Linux
11 8 (22.22%) SDLC
12 7 (19.44%) CentOS
12 7 (19.44%) Finance
12 7 (19.44%) Marketing
13 6 (16.67%) JSON
13 6 (16.67%) Electronics
13 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
13 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
13 6 (16.67%) SAP
13 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (16.67%) Digital Marketing

Data Structures
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:

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) MS Access
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
1 11 (30.56%) Mercurial
1 11 (30.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
1 7 (19.44%) Marketing
2 6 (16.67%) Electronics
2 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Software Manager
4 7 (19.44%) Development Manager
4 7 (19.44%) Software Development Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Security Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering Manager
8 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Python Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Web Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
9 1 (2.78%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) JSON
2 2 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) Celery
3 1 (2.78%) Flask
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.78%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (61.11%) Algorithms
2 12 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) CentOS
3 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Software Engineering
2 22 (61.11%) Test Automation
3 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (36.11%) OO
5 11 (30.56%) Decision-Making
6 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) SDLC
8 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
9 5 (13.89%) DevOps
9 5 (13.89%) Machine Learning
10 4 (11.11%) Analytics
10 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
10 4 (11.11%) Open Source
10 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
11 3 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.33%) People Management
11 3 (8.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
4 5 (13.89%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) C
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 9 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
1 4 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) SAP
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle