Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 79 47
Rank change year-on-year +8 -32 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 85 77 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.42% 2.85% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 3.08% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 65
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £48,750 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -5.34% +14.44%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £74,350
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%

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 2,322 2,500 2,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.55% 92.63% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,455 1,602 1,362
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,350 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 54 (63.53%) Continuous Integration
1 54 (63.53%) Git (software)
2 52 (61.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 50 (58.82%) Jenkins
3 50 (58.82%) Windows
4 43 (50.59%) Java
5 40 (47.06%) SQL
6 38 (44.71%) Finance
6 38 (44.71%) Degree
7 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 33 (38.82%) Microservices
9 31 (36.47%) DevOps
10 30 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
11 29 (34.12%) Ansible
11 29 (34.12%) Elastic Stack
12 28 (32.94%) C#
13 27 (31.76%) Unix
13 27 (31.76%) Linux
13 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (31.76%) Subversion
13 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 27 (31.76%) Puppet
13 27 (31.76%) RedGate
13 27 (31.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (31.76%) Customer Engagement
13 27 (31.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 27 (31.76%) JIRA
13 27 (31.76%) Terraform
13 27 (31.76%) GoCD
13 27 (31.76%) Consul

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 23 (27.06%) IIS
2 8 (9.41%) Apache Spark
3 6 (7.06%) Apache Pig
4 4 (4.71%) SAS
5 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (31.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.41%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.88%) Google Analytics
5 3 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.53%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.35%) Serverless
7 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) Big Data
2 8 (9.41%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.06%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.53%) QlikView
6 3 (3.53%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.35%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.35%) OpenTSDB
7 2 (2.35%) Parquet
8 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.18%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 54 (63.53%) Git (software)
2 50 (58.82%) Jenkins
3 27 (31.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 27 (31.76%) GoCD
3 27 (31.76%) IBM UrbanCode
3 27 (31.76%) JIRA
3 27 (31.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 27 (31.76%) Subversion
3 27 (31.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (27.06%) Cucumber
4 23 (27.06%) NUnit
4 23 (27.06%) SpecFlow
4 23 (27.06%) TeamCity
5 9 (10.59%) Hudson
6 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.18%) JUnit
6 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.18%) Protractor
6 1 (1.18%) Selenium
6 1 (1.18%) TestNG
General
1 38 (44.71%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Private Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Software Engineer
2 31 (36.47%) Developer
3 30 (35.29%) Consultant
4 28 (32.94%) Java Developer
5 27 (31.76%) DevOps Consultant
5 27 (31.76%) Senior Consultant
5 27 (31.76%) Senior DevOps
5 27 (31.76%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 23 (27.06%) .NET Developer
6 23 (27.06%) .NET Software Developer
6 23 (27.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (27.06%) C# Developer
6 23 (27.06%) C# Software Engineer
6 23 (27.06%) Developer in Test
6 23 (27.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 23 (27.06%) Java Developer in Test
6 23 (27.06%) Java Software Engineer
6 23 (27.06%) JavaScript Engineer
6 23 (27.06%) Software Development Engineer
6 23 (27.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) Elastic Stack
2 26 (30.59%) .NET
3 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (27.06%) Gherkin
4 23 (27.06%) JSON
4 23 (27.06%) REST
4 23 (27.06%) XML
5 5 (5.88%) CSS
5 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.88%) HTML
5 5 (5.88%) Spring
5 5 (5.88%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.53%) Node.js
7 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.35%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.35%) CSS3
7 2 (2.35%) HTML5
7 2 (2.35%) J2EE
7 2 (2.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.53%) Fintech
2 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.35%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.35%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.18%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 50 (58.82%) Windows
2 27 (31.76%) Linux
2 27 (31.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (63.53%) Continuous Integration
2 52 (61.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 33 (38.82%) Microservices
4 31 (36.47%) DevOps
5 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (31.76%) Customer Engagement
6 25 (29.41%) MVC
7 24 (28.24%) OO
7 24 (28.24%) Test Automation
8 23 (27.06%) Agile Testing
8 23 (27.06%) API Testing
8 23 (27.06%) BDD
8 23 (27.06%) Process Improvement
8 23 (27.06%) Scenario Testing
8 23 (27.06%) SDET
8 23 (27.06%) Software Testing
8 23 (27.06%) TDD
8 23 (27.06%) Test Scripting
8 23 (27.06%) User Stories
9 20 (23.53%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.59%) Java
2 40 (47.06%) SQL
3 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 28 (32.94%) C#
5 24 (28.24%) PowerShell
5 24 (28.24%) Python
6 15 (17.65%) R
7 6 (7.06%) MATLAB
7 6 (7.06%) Scala
8 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (44.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.18%) PhD
System Software
1 23 (27.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) HDFS
3 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (34.12%) Ansible
2 27 (31.76%) Consul
2 27 (31.76%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (31.76%) Puppet
2 27 (31.76%) Rundeck
2 27 (31.76%) Terraform
3 6 (7.06%) Ambari
4 2 (2.35%) Kibana
4 2 (2.35%) logstash
4 2 (2.35%) Mesos
Vendors
1 27 (31.76%) Delphix
1 27 (31.76%) RedGate
1 27 (31.76%) ServiceNow
1 27 (31.76%) Splunk
2 11 (12.94%) Tableau
3 5 (5.88%) Google
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
4 3 (3.53%) Platfora
5 1 (1.18%) Progress