Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 117 119
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 26 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.92% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 2.40% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 4
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% -34.48%
10th Percentile £23,250 £37,500 £37,125
90th Percentile £130,000 £105,000 £53,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -25.00% +19.66%

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 1,005 1,001 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 38.49% 38.38% 37.91%
Number of salaries quoted 658 663 539
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% -

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 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 19 (73.08%) Software Engineering
2 11 (42.31%) C
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Algorithms
3 10 (38.46%) Python
3 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) Mac OS X
4 9 (34.62%) C++
4 9 (34.62%) Process Architecture
5 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 6 (23.08%) SDLC
7 6 (23.08%) Advertising
7 6 (23.08%) VBA
7 6 (23.08%) MS Access
7 6 (23.08%) Line Management
7 6 (23.08%) Data Quality
7 6 (23.08%) Low Latency
8 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
8 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (19.23%) SAP
8 5 (19.23%) .NET
8 5 (19.23%) Publishing
8 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
8 5 (19.23%) Electronics
8 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
8 5 (19.23%) Change Control
8 5 (19.23%) 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 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MS Access
2 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Advertising
3 5 (19.23%) Electronics
3 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 5 (19.23%) Publishing
3 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Python Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Python Software Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Software Manager
4 6 (23.08%) Database Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Development Manager
4 6 (23.08%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate Database Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) VBA Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) .NET Core
2 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.85%) WinForms
2 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Software Engineering
2 9 (34.62%) Process Architecture
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (23.08%) Line Management
4 6 (23.08%) Low Latency
4 6 (23.08%) SDLC
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) Change Control
5 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) Programme Management
5 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Complexity Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.85%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.85%) Microservices
6 1 (3.85%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C
2 10 (38.46%) Python
3 9 (34.62%) C++
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) VBA
6 4 (15.38%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
8 2 (7.69%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) Data Quality
2 5 (19.23%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) SAP