Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 67 84
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 -27
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 91 90 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.57% 3.32% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 3.60% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 42 83 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £34,424
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +5.56%

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 2,371 2,503 2,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.98% 92.46% 93.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,521 1,382
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% -5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £29,265
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Edinburgh

Open Source
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Edinburgh

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 56 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 52 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 47 (51.65%) Jenkins
4 46 (50.55%) Java
5 44 (48.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 42 (46.15%) Windows
7 40 (43.96%) Microservices
8 38 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (36.26%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (35.16%) DevOps
11 31 (34.07%) Linux
11 31 (34.07%) JavaScript
12 29 (31.87%) Subversion
12 29 (31.87%) Degree
13 28 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
14 27 (29.67%) Ansible
14 27 (29.67%) Elastic Stack
15 26 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
15 26 (28.57%) JIRA
15 26 (28.57%) C#
15 26 (28.57%) Finance
16 25 (27.47%) Unix
16 25 (27.47%) Rundeck
16 25 (27.47%) ServiceNow
16 25 (27.47%) Octopus Deploy
16 25 (27.47%) Customer Engagement
16 25 (27.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 25 (27.47%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (27.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 25 (27.47%) Puppet

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 16 (17.58%) IIS
2 4 (4.40%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.20%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 33 (36.26%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 25 (27.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.40%) IaaS
5 3 (3.30%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.30%) Serverless
6 2 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Firewall
2 4 (4.40%) HTTP
2 4 (4.40%) LAN
2 4 (4.40%) WAN
3 2 (2.20%) Internet
3 2 (2.20%) Network Security
4 1 (1.10%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.10%) DNS
4 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.10%) H.323
4 1 (1.10%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.10%) PBX
4 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.10%) VLAN
4 1 (1.10%) VoIP
4 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 13 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.59%) Big Data
5 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.40%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.40%) MySQL
6 3 (3.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.30%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.30%) Redis
7 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.20%) OpenTSDB
7 2 (2.20%) Parquet
8 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.10%) HBase
8 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.10%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 52 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 47 (51.65%) Jenkins
3 29 (31.87%) Subversion
4 26 (28.57%) JIRA
5 25 (27.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 25 (27.47%) GoCD
5 25 (27.47%) IBM UrbanCode
5 25 (27.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (27.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (17.58%) Cucumber
6 16 (17.58%) NUnit
6 16 (17.58%) SpecFlow
6 16 (17.58%) TeamCity
7 5 (5.49%) Clang
7 5 (5.49%) Maven
8 3 (3.30%) JUnit
9 2 (2.20%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.20%) Protractor
9 2 (2.20%) Selenium
9 2 (2.20%) TestNG
General
1 26 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Electronics
2 7 (7.69%) Games
2 7 (7.69%) Marketing
3 5 (5.49%) Automotive
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (45.05%) Developer
2 31 (34.07%) Java Developer
3 26 (28.57%) Consultant
4 25 (27.47%) DevOps Consultant
4 25 (27.47%) Senior Consultant
4 25 (27.47%) Senior DevOps
4 25 (27.47%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 24 (26.37%) Software Engineer
6 19 (20.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 17 (18.68%) JavaScript Engineer
8 16 (17.58%) .NET Developer
8 16 (17.58%) .NET Software Developer
8 16 (17.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (17.58%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (17.58%) Developer in Test
8 16 (17.58%) Development Engineer
8 16 (17.58%) Java Developer in Test
8 16 (17.58%) Java Engineer
8 16 (17.58%) Java Software Developer
8 16 (17.58%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.67%) Elastic Stack
2 23 (25.27%) .NET
3 21 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (18.68%) JSON
4 17 (18.68%) REST
5 16 (17.58%) Gherkin
5 16 (17.58%) XML
6 13 (14.29%) Spring
6 13 (14.29%) Spring Boot
7 12 (13.19%) Hibernate
8 9 (9.89%) J2EE
8 9 (9.89%) Java EE
9 8 (8.79%) CSS
9 8 (8.79%) HTML
10 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
11 5 (5.49%) CSS3
11 5 (5.49%) OpenCL
11 5 (5.49%) TensorFlow
11 5 (5.49%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Fintech
2 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.59%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.49%) GPGPU
4 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.40%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.30%) NHS
6 3 (3.30%) User Experience
7 2 (2.20%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.20%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.20%) Xbox
8 1 (1.10%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 42 (46.15%) Windows
2 31 (34.07%) Linux
3 25 (27.47%) Unix
4 1 (1.10%) Debian
4 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 44 (48.35%) Continuous Delivery
3 40 (43.96%) Microservices
4 38 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (35.16%) DevOps
6 25 (27.47%) Customer Engagement
7 23 (25.27%) OO
7 23 (25.27%) Test Automation
8 22 (24.18%) MVC
9 19 (20.88%) BDD
9 19 (20.88%) Software Engineering
9 19 (20.88%) TDD
10 16 (17.58%) Agile Testing
10 16 (17.58%) API Testing
10 16 (17.58%) Process Improvement
10 16 (17.58%) Scenario Testing
10 16 (17.58%) SDET
10 16 (17.58%) Software Testing
10 16 (17.58%) Test Scripting
10 16 (17.58%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.55%) Java
2 31 (34.07%) JavaScript
3 26 (28.57%) C#
4 22 (24.18%) SQL
5 16 (17.58%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.99%) Python
7 7 (7.69%) R
8 6 (6.59%) C++
9 3 (3.30%) PHP
10 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.20%) Ruby
10 2 (2.20%) Scala
11 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (31.87%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) IEC 61508
1 5 (5.49%) ISO 26262
1 5 (5.49%) MISRA
1 5 (5.49%) MISRA C
2 3 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (17.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) HDFS
3 2 (2.20%) Docker
4 1 (1.10%) Dovecot
4 1 (1.10%) iptables
4 1 (1.10%) Postfix
4 1 (1.10%) QEMU
4 1 (1.10%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (29.67%) Ansible
3 25 (27.47%) Consul
3 25 (27.47%) Puppet
3 25 (27.47%) Rundeck
3 25 (27.47%) Terraform
4 2 (2.20%) Kibana
4 2 (2.20%) logstash
4 2 (2.20%) Mesos
5 1 (1.10%) Ambari
5 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.10%) Oozie
5 1 (1.10%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 25 (27.47%) Delphix
1 25 (27.47%) RedGate
1 25 (27.47%) ServiceNow
1 25 (27.47%) Splunk
2 5 (5.49%) Renesas
3 4 (4.40%) Cisco
4 2 (2.20%) Google
4 2 (2.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.10%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle