The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 171 233 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.49% 17.98% 15.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.53% 62.47% 58.31%
Number of salaries quoted 91 163 147
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 265 373 355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 24.00% 28.78% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 161 256 203
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £56,450 £68,853
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Edinburgh

Degree
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Degree in Edinburgh

Degree
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Degree.

1 109 (36.95%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (35.93%) Finance
3 93 (31.53%) Java
4 73 (24.75%) Computer Science
5 60 (20.34%) SQL
6 55 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (15.59%) Relational Database
8 45 (15.25%) Project Management
9 44 (14.92%) .NET
9 44 (14.92%) Software Engineering
10 43 (14.58%) JavaScript
11 40 (13.56%) C#
11 40 (13.56%) RDBMS
12 36 (12.20%) Python
13 34 (11.53%) HTML
13 34 (11.53%) Analytics
13 34 (11.53%) User Experience
14 33 (11.19%) CSS
15 32 (10.85%) TDD
16 29 (9.83%) Oracle
17 28 (9.49%) SQL Server
17 28 (9.49%) C++
17 28 (9.49%) Microsoft
18 27 (9.15%) Windows
18 27 (9.15%) Linux
19 25 (8.47%) Axure RP
19 25 (8.47%) Machine Learning
20 24 (8.14%) Data Analysis
20 24 (8.14%) Legal
20 24 (8.14%) Wireframes

Degree
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 22 (7.46%) SAS
2 15 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.75%) Apache Pig
4 11 (3.73%) CMS
5 8 (2.71%) Apache
6 7 (2.37%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.03%) Apache Spark
7 6 (2.03%) ArcGIS
8 5 (1.69%) IIS
9 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.68%) Confluence
11 2 (0.68%) Content Management Server
11 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (7.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (2.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.34%) Maya
5 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) SAP HCM
2 2 (0.68%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.34%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.34%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.05%) iPaaS
3 8 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.03%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (1.69%) SaaS
6 4 (1.36%) GitHub
6 4 (1.36%) PaaS
7 3 (1.02%) Office 365
7 3 (1.02%) Slack
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.34%) Asana
8 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.76%) Network Security
2 10 (3.39%) Firewall
3 6 (2.03%) SAN
4 5 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.02%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.68%) ATM
7 2 (0.68%) DNS
8 1 (0.34%) DHCP
8 1 (0.34%) LAN
8 1 (0.34%) LDAP
8 1 (0.34%) NAS
8 1 (0.34%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.59%) Relational Database
2 40 (13.56%) RDBMS
3 28 (9.49%) SQL Server
4 22 (7.46%) Hadoop
5 18 (6.10%) Apache Hive
6 17 (5.76%) Big Data
6 17 (5.76%) Data Mining
7 16 (5.42%) MySQL
8 9 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.71%) GIS
10 7 (2.37%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.03%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (1.36%) HBase
13 4 (1.36%) QGIS
14 3 (1.02%) QlikView
15 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.68%) Geospatial Data
15 2 (0.68%) Spatial Data
16 1 (0.34%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 25 (8.47%) Axure RP
2 22 (7.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 15 (5.08%) Maven
4 13 (4.41%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.07%) JUnit
5 12 (4.07%) Selenium
6 9 (3.05%) Subversion
6 9 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.69%) NSubstitute
8 4 (1.36%) ERwin
8 4 (1.36%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.36%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.36%) JIRA
8 4 (1.36%) Protractor
8 4 (1.36%) TestNG
9 3 (1.02%) Moq
9 3 (1.02%) NUnit
9 3 (1.02%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.68%) Mockito
General
1 106 (35.93%) Finance
2 24 (8.14%) Legal
3 14 (4.75%) Banking
4 10 (3.39%) Retail
5 9 (3.05%) Avionics
5 9 (3.05%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.71%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.37%) Marketing
8 5 (1.69%) Automotive
8 5 (1.69%) Law
9 4 (1.36%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.68%) Advertising
12 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (22.71%) Developer
2 41 (13.90%) Java Developer
3 38 (12.88%) Consultant
4 31 (10.51%) Analyst
5 30 (10.17%) Designer
5 30 (10.17%) Software Engineer
6 29 (9.83%) UX Designer
7 26 (8.81%) Senior Designer
7 26 (8.81%) Senior UX Designer
8 14 (4.75%) Security Consultant
9 12 (4.07%) Architect
10 11 (3.73%) Data Scientist
10 11 (3.73%) Graduate
11 9 (3.05%) C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (3.05%) Tester
12 8 (2.71%) Automation Tester
12 8 (2.71%) IT Consultant
12 8 (2.71%) IT Security Consultant
12 8 (2.71%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (2.71%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.92%) .NET
2 34 (11.53%) HTML
3 33 (11.19%) CSS
4 22 (7.46%) AngularJS
5 21 (7.12%) Spring
6 16 (5.42%) HTML5
7 14 (4.75%) Hibernate
8 12 (4.07%) ASP.NET
9 10 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (3.05%) J2EE
11 8 (2.71%) Ajax
11 8 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (2.71%) JPA
11 8 (2.71%) JSP
11 8 (2.71%) REST
11 8 (2.71%) Servlets
11 8 (2.71%) XML
12 7 (2.37%) React
12 7 (2.37%) SOAP
12 7 (2.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 73 (24.75%) Computer Science
2 55 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (11.53%) User Experience
4 17 (5.76%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.71%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (1.69%) Fintech
6 5 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.36%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (1.36%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.36%) Cyber Attack
7 4 (1.36%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.36%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.02%) BBC
8 3 (1.02%) Blog
8 3 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.15%) Linux
1 27 (9.15%) Windows
2 15 (5.08%) Android
3 14 (4.75%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.37%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.03%) Unix
6 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (36.95%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (15.25%) Project Management
3 44 (14.92%) Software Engineering
4 34 (11.53%) Analytics
5 32 (10.85%) TDD
6 25 (8.47%) Machine Learning
7 24 (8.14%) Data Analysis
7 24 (8.14%) Wireframes
8 23 (7.80%) Web Development
9 21 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (7.12%) Human Factors
9 21 (7.12%) Risk Management
9 21 (7.12%) SDLC
9 21 (7.12%) User Stories
10 20 (6.78%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 20 (6.78%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 20 (6.78%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
11 19 (6.44%) Mentoring
12 18 (6.10%) Infrastructure Management
12 18 (6.10%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 93 (31.53%) Java
2 60 (20.34%) SQL
3 43 (14.58%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.56%) C#
5 36 (12.20%) Python
6 28 (9.49%) C++
7 21 (7.12%) PHP
8 16 (5.42%) R
9 13 (4.41%) Perl
9 13 (4.41%) Ruby
10 12 (4.07%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.39%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.03%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.69%) C
13 5 (1.69%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.69%) XPath
14 3 (1.02%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.02%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.02%) Scala
15 2 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.05%) MCSE
3 7 (2.37%) CISSP
3 7 (2.37%) ISEB
4 6 (2.03%) CCNA
4 6 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.69%) CISM
5 5 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.02%) HND
7 2 (0.68%) CISA
7 2 (0.68%) IISP
7 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.34%) BICSI Certification
8 1 (0.34%) BICSI RCDD
8 1 (0.34%) HNC
8 1 (0.34%) MBA
8 1 (0.34%) MCDST
8 1 (0.34%) MCP
8 1 (0.34%) PhD
8 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.37%) DO-254
1 7 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.69%) COBIT
3 4 (1.36%) PMO
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.03%) VMware ESX
2 6 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.02%) Docker
5 1 (0.34%) Firmware
5 1 (0.34%) Gluster
5 1 (0.34%) KVM
5 1 (0.34%) Samba
5 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (4.75%) Ambari
2 3 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.02%) Nagios
3 2 (0.68%) SCCM
4 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.34%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (9.83%) Oracle
2 28 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.80%) Adobe
4 20 (6.78%) Splunk
5 11 (3.73%) VMware
6 9 (3.05%) ArcSight
6 9 (3.05%) SAP
7 8 (2.71%) Alterian
8 7 (2.37%) Cisco
8 7 (2.37%) Google
9 6 (2.03%) IBM
10 5 (1.69%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.69%) Teradata
11 4 (1.36%) HP
12 3 (1.02%) Apple
12 3 (1.02%) F5
12 3 (1.02%) Intel
12 3 (1.02%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.02%) Tableau
12 3 (1.02%) WatchGuard
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