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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 8 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 175 244 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.54% 18.37% 16.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.34% 62.89% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 89 167 158
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 272 388 392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 24.16% 29.22% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 158 267 229
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £58,750 £67,500
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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 104 (35.02%) Finance
2 102 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (30.98%) Java
4 83 (27.95%) Computer Science
5 59 (19.87%) SQL
6 57 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (17.85%) Project Management
8 45 (15.15%) .NET
8 45 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 44 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 41 (13.80%) HTML
11 39 (13.13%) C#
12 36 (12.12%) Python
12 36 (12.12%) Relational Database
13 34 (11.45%) Windows
13 34 (11.45%) CSS
14 32 (10.77%) Microsoft
14 32 (10.77%) User Experience
15 30 (10.10%) Analytics
16 29 (9.76%) RDBMS
17 28 (9.43%) Linux
18 26 (8.75%) Oracle
19 25 (8.42%) Legal
20 24 (8.08%) SQL Server
20 24 (8.08%) OO
20 24 (8.08%) Data Analysis
21 23 (7.74%) C++
21 23 (7.74%) Adobe
21 23 (7.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 22 (7.41%) Mobile App

Degree
Top Related 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 21 (7.07%) SAS
2 14 (4.71%) Apache Pig
3 13 (4.38%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.03%) IIS
4 9 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.36%) Apache
5 7 (2.36%) CMS
6 6 (2.02%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.02%) ArcGIS
7 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.67%) Confluence
9 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.67%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.67%) JBoss
9 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (7.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 22 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.37%) MS Office
4 7 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.01%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.34%) Maya
6 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.02%) SAP HCM
2 2 (0.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.34%) assyst
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 11 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.03%) iPaaS
4 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.02%) SaaS
5 6 (2.02%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (1.35%) GitHub
6 4 (1.35%) PaaS
6 4 (1.35%) Slack
7 3 (1.01%) Office 365
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.34%) Asana
8 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.06%) Network Security
2 15 (5.05%) Firewall
3 7 (2.36%) LAN
3 7 (2.36%) SAN
3 7 (2.36%) WAN
4 6 (2.02%) BGP
4 6 (2.02%) MPLS
4 6 (2.02%) OSPF
5 5 (1.68%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.35%) 802.11
6 4 (1.35%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (1.35%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.35%) HSRP
6 4 (1.35%) Internet
6 4 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.35%) IPsec
6 4 (1.35%) NetScaler
6 4 (1.35%) VPN
6 4 (1.35%) Wireless
6 4 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 29 (9.76%) RDBMS
3 24 (8.08%) SQL Server
4 22 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 18 (6.06%) Apache Hive
6 17 (5.72%) Data Mining
7 15 (5.05%) MySQL
8 13 (4.38%) Big Data
9 8 (2.69%) GIS
10 7 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.02%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (1.35%) HBase
13 4 (1.35%) QGIS
14 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.67%) Geospatial Data
15 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.67%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 20 (6.73%) Axure RP
2 19 (6.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 13 (4.38%) Maven
4 12 (4.04%) Jenkins
5 11 (3.70%) Subversion
6 10 (3.37%) Selenium
6 10 (3.37%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.03%) JUnit
8 8 (2.69%) Git (software)
9 7 (2.36%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.68%) NSubstitute
11 4 (1.35%) ERwin
11 4 (1.35%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.01%) Ant
12 3 (1.01%) Bugzilla
12 3 (1.01%) Moq
12 3 (1.01%) NUnit
12 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.01%) Trac
13 2 (0.67%) Jasmine
General
1 104 (35.02%) Finance
2 25 (8.42%) Legal
3 12 (4.04%) Banking
3 12 (4.04%) Marketing
4 9 (3.03%) Retail
5 8 (2.69%) Law
5 8 (2.69%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.01%) Avionics
7 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.01%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (23.91%) Developer
2 43 (14.48%) Java Developer
3 39 (13.13%) Consultant
4 34 (11.45%) Analyst
5 28 (9.43%) Designer
6 26 (8.75%) UX Designer
7 25 (8.42%) Software Engineer
8 22 (7.41%) Senior Designer
8 22 (7.41%) Senior UX Designer
9 14 (4.71%) Graduate
10 13 (4.38%) Security Consultant
11 11 (3.70%) Architect
11 11 (3.70%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.37%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.37%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.03%) .NET Developer
13 9 (3.03%) Junior
13 9 (3.03%) Test Engineer
14 8 (2.69%) Senior Consultant
14 8 (2.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (15.15%) .NET
2 41 (13.80%) HTML
3 34 (11.45%) CSS
4 20 (6.73%) AngularJS
5 19 (6.40%) Spring
6 18 (6.06%) HTML5
7 15 (5.05%) Hibernate
8 14 (4.71%) ASP.NET
8 14 (4.71%) J2EE
9 11 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (3.70%) JSP
10 10 (3.37%) XML
11 9 (3.03%) React
11 9 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (3.03%) Servlets
12 8 (2.69%) CSS3
12 8 (2.69%) REST
12 8 (2.69%) WCF
13 7 (2.36%) .NET Framework
13 7 (2.36%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 83 (27.95%) Computer Science
2 57 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (10.77%) User Experience
4 22 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.37%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.69%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.69%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (2.02%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (1.35%) Blog
8 4 (1.35%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.35%) Fintech
8 4 (1.35%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.67%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.45%) Windows
2 28 (9.43%) Linux
3 15 (5.05%) Android
4 13 (4.38%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.37%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.03%) Unix
7 5 (1.68%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.01%) CentOS
10 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (17.85%) Project Management
3 45 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 30 (10.10%) Analytics
5 24 (8.08%) Data Analysis
5 24 (8.08%) OO
6 22 (7.41%) Machine Learning
6 22 (7.41%) TDD
7 21 (7.07%) Risk Management
8 20 (6.73%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 20 (6.73%) SDLC
9 19 (6.40%) Mentoring
9 19 (6.40%) Wireframes
10 18 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (6.06%) Human Factors
10 18 (6.06%) MVC
10 18 (6.06%) User Stories
11 17 (5.72%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 17 (5.72%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
12 16 (5.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (30.98%) Java
2 59 (19.87%) SQL
3 44 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 39 (13.13%) C#
5 36 (12.12%) Python
6 23 (7.74%) C++
7 20 (6.73%) PHP
8 16 (5.39%) R
9 13 (4.38%) Perl
9 13 (4.38%) Ruby
10 9 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.36%) C
11 7 (2.36%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.68%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.68%) XPath
13 4 (1.35%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.67%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.37%) CISSP
2 10 (3.37%) MCSE
3 9 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.36%) CCNA
5 6 (2.02%) ISEB
6 5 (1.68%) CISM
6 5 (1.68%) IISP
6 5 (1.68%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.01%) HND
8 2 (0.67%) CISA
8 2 (0.67%) MCP
8 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.34%) BICSI Certification
9 1 (0.34%) BICSI RCDD
9 1 (0.34%) MCDST
9 1 (0.34%) MCITP
9 1 (0.34%) PhD
9 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.68%) COBIT
3 4 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.35%) PMO
4 3 (1.01%) DO-254
4 3 (1.01%) SLA
5 2 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.36%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.35%) Docker
4 4 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.67%) KVM
6 1 (0.34%) Firmware
6 1 (0.34%) Gluster
6 1 (0.34%) Samba
6 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (4.71%) Ambari
2 6 (2.02%) Cacti
3 4 (1.35%) Nagios
4 3 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.67%) SCCM
6 1 (0.34%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 32 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.75%) Oracle
3 23 (7.74%) Adobe
4 18 (6.06%) Splunk
5 16 (5.39%) Cisco
6 15 (5.05%) VMware
7 11 (3.70%) ArcSight
8 10 (3.37%) Google
9 9 (3.03%) F5
10 8 (2.69%) SAP
11 7 (2.36%) Alterian
12 6 (2.02%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.02%) IBM
12 6 (2.02%) Intel
12 6 (2.02%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.68%) Juniper
13 5 (1.68%) MuleSoft
14 4 (1.35%) Citrix
14 4 (1.35%) HP
14 4 (1.35%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Parity Professionals
Salary: Competitive holidays and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NCC Group
Salary: competitive entry-level salary + excellent company benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago