Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 86 62
Rank change year-on-year +29 -24 +20
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 102 70 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.11% 2.59% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 2.80% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 72 39 44
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £52,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +30.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,850 £35,100 £36,917
90th Percentile £94,625 £75,000 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.45% +11.67% -10.00%

Decision-Making 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 2,322 2,500 2,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.55% 92.63% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,455 1,602 1,362
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,350 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Edinburgh

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Decision-Making in Edinburgh

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 40 (39.22%) Problem-Solving
2 35 (34.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (34.31%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (29.41%) DevOps
3 30 (29.41%) Finance
4 26 (25.49%) Analytics
5 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (22.55%) C#
6 23 (22.55%) Data Science
7 22 (21.57%) Data-Driven Decision Making
7 22 (21.57%) SQL Server
7 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
8 21 (20.59%) Customer Engagement
9 20 (19.61%) Python
10 19 (18.63%) Progress
11 18 (17.65%) Visual Studio
11 18 (17.65%) .NET
11 18 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 16 (15.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 15 (14.71%) Release Management
15 14 (13.73%) Selenium
15 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
15 14 (13.73%) TDD
15 14 (13.73%) Unix
15 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio Team System
15 14 (13.73%) PowerShell
15 14 (13.73%) SpecFlow
15 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
16 13 (12.75%) PMO

Decision-Making
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 5 (4.90%) SAS
2 4 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.98%) JBoss
4 1 (0.98%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.90%) SPSS
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.96%) Serverless
4 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.98%) IaaS
4 1 (0.98%) npm
4 1 (0.98%) Office 365
4 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) LAN
1 6 (5.88%) WAN
1 6 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.96%) Firewall
2 2 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) QlikView
2 5 (4.90%) Spotfire
3 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.96%) GIS
4 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.96%) OpenTSDB
4 2 (1.96%) Parquet
5 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 18 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 14 (13.73%) Selenium
2 14 (13.73%) SpecFlow
2 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (6.86%) Hudson
4 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.98%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.98%) JUnit
4 1 (0.98%) webpack
General
1 30 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (18.63%) Developer
1 19 (18.63%) Graduate
1 19 (18.63%) Senior Developer
2 18 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 18 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 14 (13.73%) DevOps Developer
3 14 (13.73%) Senior DevOps
3 14 (13.73%) Technical Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Analyst
5 7 (6.86%) Software Engineer
5 7 (6.86%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Analytics Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Data Analytics Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Data Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.65%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) Velocity
3 6 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.92%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.96%) Apache Flex
5 2 (1.96%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.96%) Kafka
5 2 (1.96%) PostGIS
5 2 (1.96%) Protocol Buffers
5 2 (1.96%) Samza
6 1 (0.98%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.98%) Java EE
6 1 (0.98%) Node.js
6 1 (0.98%) React
6 1 (0.98%) Sass
6 1 (0.98%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.98%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.88%) PMI
4 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.96%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Unix
2 5 (4.90%) Windows
2 5 (4.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.92%) Windows 10
3 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Problem-Solving
2 35 (34.31%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (34.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (29.41%) DevOps
4 26 (25.49%) Analytics
5 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (22.55%) Data Science
7 22 (21.57%) Data-Driven Decision Making
8 21 (20.59%) Customer Engagement
9 17 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 16 (15.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 15 (14.71%) Release Management
12 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
12 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
12 14 (13.73%) TDD
13 12 (11.76%) Coaching
13 12 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
13 12 (11.76%) Waterfall
14 11 (10.78%) Agile Coaching
14 11 (10.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.55%) C#
2 20 (19.61%) Python
3 14 (13.73%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.86%) Java
5 4 (3.92%) SQL
6 3 (2.94%) Ruby
7 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.98%) ES6
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.96%) CISM
3 2 (1.96%) CISSP
4 1 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) PMO
2 6 (5.88%) SLA
3 5 (4.90%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.98%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) Firmware
2 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.96%) Docker
3 2 (1.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) SCCM
2 3 (2.94%) Ansible
3 2 (1.96%) Kibana
3 2 (1.96%) logstash
3 2 (1.96%) Mesos
4 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.63%) Progress
3 5 (4.90%) Tableau
4 4 (3.92%) VMware
5 3 (2.94%) Google
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle
6 2 (1.96%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.96%) Cisco
6 2 (1.96%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.96%) Juniper
6 2 (1.96%) Splunk
7 1 (0.98%) Citrix