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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 221 196 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.11% 16.50% 15.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.97% 61.25% 60.28%
Number of salaries quoted 115 113 161
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £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 335 320 360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 27.46% 26.94% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 202 179 244
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 141 (35.61%) Computer Science
2 140 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (33.84%) Finance
4 112 (28.28%) Java
5 84 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 81 (20.45%) SQL
7 74 (18.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 72 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 68 (17.17%) .NET
10 61 (15.40%) JavaScript
11 60 (15.15%) C#
12 59 (14.90%) Python
13 53 (13.38%) C++
14 48 (12.12%) Project Management
15 47 (11.87%) Relational Database
16 45 (11.36%) CSS
17 44 (11.11%) HTML
18 43 (10.86%) RDBMS
18 43 (10.86%) Analytics
19 42 (10.61%) Linux
20 41 (10.35%) Windows
20 41 (10.35%) Mathematics
21 40 (10.10%) Oracle
22 38 (9.60%) Machine Learning
23 37 (9.34%) SDLC
24 36 (9.09%) Microsoft
24 36 (9.09%) Banking
25 34 (8.59%) TDD
26 32 (8.08%) SQL Server
26 32 (8.08%) AngularJS

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 26 (6.57%) SAS
2 17 (4.29%) CMS
3 15 (3.79%) Tomcat
4 14 (3.54%) Apache Pig
4 14 (3.54%) Apache Spark
5 9 (2.27%) Apache
6 8 (2.02%) ArcGIS
7 7 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.52%) Content Management Server
8 6 (1.52%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.76%) IIS
10 3 (0.76%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.51%) Confluence
11 2 (0.51%) Drupal
11 2 (0.51%) WordPress
12 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (4.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) SAP HCM
2 5 (1.26%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.76%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.51%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.51%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.25%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.25%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.53%) iPaaS
3 7 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.77%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (1.01%) PaaS
5 3 (0.76%) GitHub
5 3 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.51%) Office 365
6 2 (0.51%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.04%) Network Security
2 8 (2.02%) Firewall
3 4 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.51%) ATM
5 2 (0.51%) DNS
5 2 (0.51%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.51%) SAN
5 2 (0.51%) Wireless
6 1 (0.25%) AMQP
6 1 (0.25%) DHCP
6 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.25%) Internet
6 1 (0.25%) LAN
6 1 (0.25%) LDAP
6 1 (0.25%) NAS
6 1 (0.25%) NGN
6 1 (0.25%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.25%) SMS
6 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.87%) Relational Database
2 43 (10.86%) RDBMS
3 32 (8.08%) SQL Server
4 26 (6.57%) Hadoop
5 25 (6.31%) Big Data
6 20 (5.05%) Apache Hive
7 19 (4.80%) MySQL
8 18 (4.55%) MongoDB
9 17 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (3.54%) GIS
11 13 (3.28%) Data Mining
12 11 (2.78%) QlikView
13 7 (1.77%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.77%) Spatial Data
14 5 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.26%) HBase
15 3 (0.76%) BigQuery
15 3 (0.76%) QGIS
15 3 (0.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 20 (5.05%) Axure RP
2 19 (4.80%) Selenium
3 18 (4.55%) Maven
4 16 (4.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 15 (3.79%) JUnit
6 13 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.28%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.27%) HP UFT
8 8 (2.02%) Subversion
9 7 (1.77%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.77%) Protractor
9 7 (1.77%) TestNG
10 5 (1.26%) ERwin
10 5 (1.26%) NSubstitute
11 4 (1.01%) JIRA
11 4 (1.01%) NetBeans
12 3 (0.76%) Moq
12 3 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 134 (33.84%) Finance
2 36 (9.09%) Banking
3 20 (5.05%) Legal
4 16 (4.04%) Automotive
4 16 (4.04%) Retail
5 14 (3.54%) Avionics
6 8 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.77%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.52%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.26%) Marketing
9 5 (1.26%) Military
10 3 (0.76%) Advertising
10 3 (0.76%) Billing
10 3 (0.76%) Electronics
10 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.76%) German Language
10 3 (0.76%) Law
10 3 (0.76%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.51%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 87 (21.97%) Developer
2 51 (12.88%) Software Engineer
3 48 (12.12%) Consultant
4 46 (11.62%) Analyst
5 43 (10.86%) Java Developer
6 25 (6.31%) Designer
6 25 (6.31%) UX Designer
7 22 (5.56%) Data Scientist
8 21 (5.30%) Senior Designer
8 21 (5.30%) Senior UX Designer
9 20 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
10 18 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (3.79%) Architect
12 13 (3.28%) Security Consultant
13 12 (3.03%) Senior Developer
13 12 (3.03%) Software Developer
14 11 (2.78%) SAP Consultant
14 11 (2.78%) Test Analyst
15 10 (2.53%) Web Developer
16 9 (2.27%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.17%) .NET
2 45 (11.36%) CSS
3 44 (11.11%) HTML
4 32 (8.08%) AngularJS
5 19 (4.80%) Spring
6 17 (4.29%) HTML5
7 16 (4.04%) ASP.NET
8 13 (3.28%) XML
9 12 (3.03%) Hibernate
9 12 (3.03%) SOAP
10 11 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (2.78%) Django
11 10 (2.53%) REST
11 10 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (2.27%) .NET Framework
13 8 (2.02%) Ajax
13 8 (2.02%) J2EE
13 8 (2.02%) JPA
13 8 (2.02%) JSP
13 8 (2.02%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 141 (35.61%) Computer Science
2 84 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.83%) User Experience
4 20 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 16 (4.04%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.77%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.26%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.01%) BBC
10 4 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (1.01%) Fintech
10 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.76%) ASIC
11 3 (0.76%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (0.76%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (10.61%) Linux
2 41 (10.35%) Windows
3 16 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.03%) Android
5 7 (1.77%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.52%) Unix
7 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.25%) CentOS
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 48 (12.12%) Project Management
4 43 (10.86%) Analytics
5 41 (10.35%) Mathematics
6 38 (9.60%) Machine Learning
7 37 (9.34%) SDLC
8 34 (8.59%) TDD
9 29 (7.32%) ITIL
9 29 (7.32%) Web Development
10 28 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (6.82%) Test Automation
12 26 (6.57%) OO
13 24 (6.06%) High Availability
14 23 (5.81%) Open Source
15 22 (5.56%) Data Analysis
15 22 (5.56%) Risk Management
15 22 (5.56%) Software Testing
16 21 (5.30%) Cybersecurity
16 21 (5.30%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 112 (28.28%) Java
2 81 (20.45%) SQL
3 61 (15.40%) JavaScript
4 60 (15.15%) C#
5 59 (14.90%) Python
6 53 (13.38%) C++
7 21 (5.30%) PHP
8 17 (4.29%) R
9 14 (3.54%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.78%) Bash Shell
10 11 (2.78%) C
10 11 (2.78%) Perl
10 11 (2.78%) Ruby
11 10 (2.53%) Scala
12 8 (2.02%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.52%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.26%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.26%) XPath
15 4 (1.01%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 74 (18.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 27 (6.82%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (2.78%) Master's Degree
4 10 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.52%) CISSP
5 6 (1.52%) ISEB
5 6 (1.52%) PhD
6 5 (1.26%) CCNA
6 5 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.26%) CISM
7 4 (1.01%) HND
7 4 (1.01%) MCSE
8 3 (0.76%) MBA
9 2 (0.51%) CISA
9 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.25%) MCDST
10 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.79%) SLA
2 8 (2.02%) DO-254
3 5 (1.26%) COBIT
3 5 (1.26%) QA
4 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.01%) PMO
5 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.76%) Firmware
4 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.25%) Gluster
5 1 (0.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.25%) Samba
5 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (3.79%) Ambari
2 9 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.76%) Nagios
4 2 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.51%) SCCM
5 1 (0.25%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (10.10%) Oracle
2 36 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.56%) SAP
4 19 (4.80%) Splunk
5 16 (4.04%) Adobe
6 13 (3.28%) Tableau
7 12 (3.03%) HP
8 9 (2.27%) ArcSight
8 9 (2.27%) Cognizant
9 8 (2.02%) Alterian
9 8 (2.02%) Teradata
10 7 (1.77%) IBM
10 7 (1.77%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.52%) Cisco
11 6 (1.52%) Google
11 6 (1.52%) VMware
12 5 (1.26%) MuleSoft
13 4 (1.01%) Apple
14 3 (0.76%) Informatica
14 3 (0.76%) Intel
Edinburgh, Midlothian
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits packag
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Soultek (Scotland) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: Addtional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Scottish Parliament
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Scottish Parliament
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago