Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 127 138
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 20 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.72% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 1.85% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 8
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -37.93% +65.71%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,250 £27,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £53,000 £76,250
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +31.76%

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 1,054 867 1,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.94% 39.12% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 678 566 744
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,651 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +11.11%

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 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 14 (70.00%) Degree
3 14 (70.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
5 11 (55.00%) SQL
5 11 (55.00%) OO
6 10 (50.00%) Subversion
6 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 10 (50.00%) Mercurial
6 10 (50.00%) Decision-Making
7 6 (30.00%) C++
8 5 (25.00%) Python
9 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
10 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
10 3 (15.00%) Analytics
10 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
10 3 (15.00%) Docker
10 3 (15.00%) Linux
10 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.00%) TDD
11 2 (10.00%) OpenGL
11 2 (10.00%) GIS
11 2 (10.00%) PhD

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 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) GIS
2 2 (10.00%) Spatial Data
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 10 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Research Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (10.00%) Robotics
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (55.00%) OO
4 10 (50.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (10.00%) Computer Vision
6 2 (10.00%) Image Processing
6 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.00%) Asynchronous Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.00%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.00%) PhD
4 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft