Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Postgraduate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postgraduate
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 129 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 - +161
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.19% 0.30% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 1.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £23,500 - -
Scotland median annual salary £34,250 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year -27.89% - -

Postgraduate is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 714 554 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.43% 23.76% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 445 341 596
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £64,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Postgraduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Postgraduate in Edinburgh

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Postgraduate in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Postgraduate 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 Postgraduate.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (60.00%) Presales
3 3 (60.00%) HND
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (20.00%) Spatial Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS

Postgraduate
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 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Use Case
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Spatial Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (60.00%) HND
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft