Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 71 66
Rank change year-on-year +22 -5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 33 102 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.68% 3.96% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 4.21% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 50 40
Median annual salary £58,255 £52,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.96% -10.64% +46.88%
10th Percentile £42,963 £40,556 £27,500
90th Percentile £84,125 £65,500 £91,550
Scotland median annual salary £40,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -19.00% +5.26% +18.75%

Open Source 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 800 2,420 2,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 89.19% 94.02% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 465 1,474 1,527
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,125 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.10% -0.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,749
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Edinburgh

Open Source
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Open Source in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Open Source in Edinburgh

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Open Source in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT jobs citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) Docker
2 14 (42.42%) DevOps
2 14 (42.42%) Kubernetes
3 13 (39.39%) GCP
3 13 (39.39%) Python
4 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (36.36%) AWS
5 11 (33.33%) Azure
5 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 11 (33.33%) Puppet
5 11 (33.33%) Ansible
5 11 (33.33%) Go
5 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 11 (33.33%) Linux
5 11 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 10 (30.30%) Prometheus
6 10 (30.30%) IBM UrbanCode
6 10 (30.30%) Elastic Stack
6 10 (30.30%) Terraform
6 10 (30.30%) Travis CI
6 10 (30.30%) Disruptive Innovation
6 10 (30.30%) Mesosphere
6 10 (30.30%) Automic
6 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure as Code
6 10 (30.30%) Consul
6 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
6 10 (30.30%) Windows
6 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
6 10 (30.30%) Splunk

Open Source
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 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) GCP
2 12 (36.36%) AWS
3 11 (33.33%) Azure
4 10 (30.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.03%) Apigee
5 1 (3.03%) GitHub
5 1 (3.03%) IaaS
5 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.03%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.03%) SaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (30.30%) IBM UrbanCode
2 10 (30.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (30.30%) TeamCity
2 10 (30.30%) Travis CI
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Maven
3 2 (6.06%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) GitLab
4 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) JMeter
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) DevOps Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior
6 3 (9.09%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (18.18%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.12%) Node.js
4 4 (12.12%) React
4 4 (12.12%) Spring
4 4 (12.12%) Spring Boot
5 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) RESTful
6 2 (6.06%) CSS
6 2 (6.06%) Kafka
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) OSGi
7 1 (3.03%) REST
7 1 (3.03%) SOAP
7 1 (3.03%) TensorFlow
7 1 (3.03%) Vert.x
7 1 (3.03%) Web Services
7 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Mesosphere
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) DevOps
2 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
4 10 (30.30%) Disruptive Innovation
4 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure as Code
4 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) Microservices
6 5 (15.15%) API Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (15.15%) Information Security
6 5 (15.15%) OWASP
6 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Red Team
6 5 (15.15%) Social Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Threat Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Fintech
8 3 (9.09%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) Python
3 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 11 (33.33%) Go
4 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
5 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) Java 8
7 2 (6.06%) C
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CISM
1 5 (15.15%) CISSP
1 5 (15.15%) CSSLP
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) NIST
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) Kubernetes
2 11 (33.33%) Ansible
2 11 (33.33%) Puppet
3 10 (30.30%) Automic
3 10 (30.30%) Consul
3 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (30.30%) Prometheus
3 10 (30.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Splunk
2 2 (6.06%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Black Duck
3 1 (3.03%) CA
3 1 (3.03%) Coverity
3 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau