Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 88 57
Rank change year-on-year +33 -31 +31
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 103 65 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.07% 2.46% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 2.66% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 67 33 59
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,850 £37,100 £36,976
90th Percentile £67,250 £106,650 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -2.06% -2.02%

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 2,384 2,448 2,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 94.12% 92.59% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,435 1,517 1,434
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,300 £29,825
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £44,500
% change year-on-year +0.66% +0.46% +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 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 54 (52.43%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (35.92%) Finance
3 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (31.07%) Visual Studio
4 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
4 32 (31.07%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (31.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (28.16%) C#
6 28 (27.18%) SQL Server
7 25 (24.27%) .NET
8 23 (22.33%) Data Science
9 22 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (19.42%) Python
10 20 (19.42%) Analytics
11 18 (17.48%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (17.48%) DevOps
11 18 (17.48%) PowerShell
11 18 (17.48%) Unix
12 17 (16.50%) TDD
13 16 (15.53%) Release Management
13 16 (15.53%) Scrum
13 16 (15.53%) OO
14 15 (14.56%) Selenium
14 15 (14.56%) Visual Studio Team System
14 15 (14.56%) SpecFlow
14 15 (14.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (12.62%) Data-Driven Decision Making
17 11 (10.68%) AngularJS
17 11 (10.68%) Continuous Improvement

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 4 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (3.88%) SAS
2 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.97%) CMS
3 1 (0.97%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.97%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.88%) SPSS
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.80%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.97%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.88%) SaaS
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.94%) Serverless
3 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.97%) IaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.97%) npm
3 1 (0.97%) Office 365
3 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) LAN
1 6 (5.83%) WAN
1 6 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.94%) Firewall
3 1 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.83%) GIS
3 4 (3.88%) Big Data
3 4 (3.88%) QlikView
3 4 (3.88%) Spotfire
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.94%) OpenTSDB
4 2 (1.94%) Parquet
4 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.97%) Looker
5 1 (0.97%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 32 (31.07%) Team Foundation Server
1 32 (31.07%) Visual Studio
2 15 (14.56%) Selenium
2 15 (14.56%) SpecFlow
2 15 (14.56%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.97%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.97%) webpack
General
1 37 (35.92%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Back Office
5 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (30.10%) Developer
2 29 (28.16%) Senior Developer
2 29 (28.16%) Senior Software Developer
2 29 (28.16%) Software Developer
3 17 (16.50%) .NET Developer
3 17 (16.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 15 (14.56%) Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Technical Developer
5 11 (10.68%) DevOps Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Senior DevOps
6 9 (8.74%) Graduate
7 8 (7.77%) Analytics Manager
7 8 (7.77%) Data Analytics Manager
7 8 (7.77%) Data Manager
8 7 (6.80%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 7 (6.80%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.27%) .NET
2 11 (10.68%) AngularJS
3 10 (9.71%) .NET Framework
3 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET
4 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.94%) Apache Flex
5 2 (1.94%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (1.94%) CSS
5 2 (1.94%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.94%) HTML
5 2 (1.94%) Kafka
5 2 (1.94%) PostGIS
5 2 (1.94%) Protocol Buffers
5 2 (1.94%) Samza
5 2 (1.94%) Sass
6 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.97%) HTML5
6 1 (0.97%) jQuery
6 1 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.97%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.80%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.88%) PMI
5 3 (2.91%) Fintech
6 2 (1.94%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.97%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Robotics
7 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.97%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.48%) Unix
2 4 (3.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.88%) Windows 10
2 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
2 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.97%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.43%) Problem-Solving
2 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (31.07%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (22.33%) Data Science
5 22 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (19.42%) Analytics
7 18 (17.48%) DevOps
8 17 (16.50%) TDD
9 16 (15.53%) OO
9 16 (15.53%) Release Management
9 16 (15.53%) Scrum
10 15 (14.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 13 (12.62%) Data-Driven Decision Making
12 11 (10.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (9.71%) Coaching
14 9 (8.74%) Customer Engagement
14 9 (8.74%) Technical Leadership
15 8 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (6.80%) Line Management
16 7 (6.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.16%) C#
2 20 (19.42%) Python
3 18 (17.48%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.85%) Java
4 5 (4.85%) SQL
5 3 (2.91%) Ruby
5 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.97%) ABAP
7 1 (0.97%) ES6
7 1 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.97%) CISM
4 1 (0.97%) CISSP
4 1 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.97%) VCAP
4 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.88%) PMO
3 1 (0.97%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.97%) COBIT
3 1 (0.97%) PSD2
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) Firmware
2 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.94%) Docker
3 2 (1.94%) HDFS
4 1 (0.97%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.97%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) Ansible
2 2 (1.94%) Kibana
2 2 (1.94%) logstash
2 2 (1.94%) Mesos
3 1 (0.97%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.97%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) Progress
3 7 (6.80%) Mashery
3 7 (6.80%) TIBCO
4 6 (5.83%) Tableau
5 5 (4.85%) VMware
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle
7 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco
7 2 (1.94%) Juniper
8 1 (0.97%) Citrix
8 1 (0.97%) EMC
8 1 (0.97%) Google
8 1 (0.97%) NetApp
8 1 (0.97%) SAP