Period
to 21 November 2018

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 November 2018 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 154 107
Rank change year-on-year +8 -47 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.074% 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.50% 0.87% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 28
Edinburgh median annual salary £72,250 £66,250 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.06% +29.27% +7.89%
10th Percentile £36,175 £65,125 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,375 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £58,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -18.45% +10.95% +10.53%

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 286 231 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.22% 8.51% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 180 139 169
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,750 £31,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,838 £42,250 £42,183
% change year-on-year +6.13% +0.16% +5.46%

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

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 (70.00%) CISSP
1 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) CRISC
2 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
3 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Office 365
4 4 (40.00%) GDPR
4 4 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) RSpec
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) COBIT
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) RSpec
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISM
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
2 6 (60.00%) CRISC
3 2 (20.00%) CEH
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) SSCP
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) PCI QSA
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (40.00%) GDPR
3 2 (20.00%) COBIT
3 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Single Sign-On