Period
to 21 February 2019

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

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 150 118
Rank change year-on-year +4 -32 -15
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 7 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.15% 0.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.42% 1.47% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 14
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,250 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.81% +35.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £34,575 £63,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £41,725 £71,250 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £67,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -40.74% +35.00% -4.76%

PCI DSS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 289 272 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.64% 10.08% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 209 162 129
Edinburgh median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% +2.27% -7.37%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,950
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £44,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +12.82% -9.30%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 21 February 2019, IT jobs citing PCI DSS 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 PCI DSS.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) CISSP
4 3 (42.86%) CISA
4 3 (42.86%) CISM
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) SSCP
4 3 (42.86%) CEH
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) COBIT
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) CRISC
4 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
5 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (28.57%) RSpec
5 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Java EE

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) RSpec
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) Java EE
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CEH
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) CISM
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (42.86%) CRISC
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) COBIT
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef