The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PCI DSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 86 83
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 2 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.84% 1.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.22% 5.75% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 16
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,906
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.59%  

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 90 174 255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.38% 14.65% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 48 102 184
Median salary £40,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.58% +19.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS.

1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (87.50%) OWASP
2 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
2 7 (87.50%) Data Protection
2 7 (87.50%) GDPR
3 6 (75.00%) CISSP
3 6 (75.00%) CISA
3 6 (75.00%) CISM
4 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Information Security
4 4 (50.00%) PA-DSS
5 3 (37.50%) PCI QSA
5 3 (37.50%) B2B
6 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (12.50%) Social Media
6 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Cybercrime
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing

PCI DSS
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:

General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Compliance Manager
1 7 (87.50%) Security Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Cybercrime
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Data Protection
1 7 (87.50%) OWASP
1 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISA
1 6 (75.00%) CISM
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) GDPR
3 4 (50.00%) PA-DSS