Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for High Availability skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited High Availability over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 77 67
Rank change year-on-year -40 -10 -3
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 34 75 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.35% 2.84% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 3.05% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 36
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £48,750 £24,750 £36,875
90th Percentile £63,500 £53,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £40,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +28.83% -18.50% +15.61%

High Availability 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 2,349 2,462 2,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.47% 93.12% 93.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 1,485 1,405
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% -2.22% +5.88%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing High Availability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Edinburgh

High Availability
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Edinburgh

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for High Availability in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 23 (67.65%) Linux
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Java
3 20 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 17 (50.00%) Microservices
5 14 (41.18%) Relational Database
6 12 (35.29%) Games
7 11 (32.35%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
8 10 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
8 10 (29.41%) Migration
9 9 (26.47%) Finance
10 8 (23.53%) TDD
10 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (20.59%) DevOps
11 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
11 7 (20.59%) Apache
12 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
12 6 (17.65%) Banking
12 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (17.65%) SDLC
12 6 (17.65%) Coaching
12 6 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
12 6 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
13 5 (14.71%) SQL
14 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (11.76%) Fintech
15 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines

High Availability
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 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.82%) VLAN
1 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Modbus
2 1 (2.94%) MPLS
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (35.29%) Games
2 9 (26.47%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Java Engineer
1 14 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Principal Architect
5 5 (14.71%) DBA
6 4 (11.76%) Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (5.88%) Software Architect
8 2 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.88%) Test Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) 802.1X
1 3 (8.82%) Kafka
1 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) JSON
2 2 (5.88%) RESTful
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Fintech
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Grid Computing
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 17 (50.00%) Microservices
4 11 (32.35%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
5 10 (29.41%) Migration
5 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (23.53%) TDD
7 7 (20.59%) DevOps
7 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
8 6 (17.65%) Coaching
8 6 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
8 6 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (17.65%) SDLC
8 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
9 3 (8.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Data Guard
1 3 (8.82%) Kubernetes
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) VMware