Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 138 116
Rank change year-on-year +55 -22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 11 27 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.92% 0.98% 1.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.57% 2.70% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 27
Median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% -40.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £23,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £130,000 £130,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -40.00% +7.14%

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 428 1,001 1,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.70% 36.45% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 242 654 657
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,634
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.53% +5.85%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in Edinburgh

Data Structures
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Structures in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Data Structures in Edinburgh

Data Structures
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Structures in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 10 (90.91%) Algorithms
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) C
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) Scala
5 3 (27.27%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Data Science
7 1 (9.09%) Pega
7 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
7 1 (9.09%) GitLab
7 1 (9.09%) React
7 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Dask
7 1 (9.09%) Big Data
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
7 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (9.09%) Docker
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Hadoop

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) GitLab
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Principal Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Analyst Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS3
1 1 (9.09%) Dask
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) JPA
1 1 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) React
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Data Science
3 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) E-business
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Scala
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Pega
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy