Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Slack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Slack over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 149 129
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20 -
Permanent jobs citing Slack 13 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.74% 1.14% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £46,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +37.50% - -

Slack is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 474 438 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.85% 16.60% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 275 290 145
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +2.41%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Slack in Edinburgh

Slack
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Slack in Edinburgh

Slack
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Slack in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Slack in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Slack 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 Slack.

1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) MySQL
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) Python
1 12 (92.31%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (92.31%) Scrum
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) SQLite
1 12 (92.31%) jQuery
1 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (92.31%) Multithreading
1 12 (92.31%) Kanban
1 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (92.31%) Confluence
1 12 (92.31%) HTML5
1 12 (92.31%) Cucumber
1 12 (92.31%) BDD
1 12 (92.31%) MongoDB
1 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
1 12 (92.31%) Selenium
1 12 (92.31%) Node.js
1 12 (92.31%) CSS3
1 12 (92.31%) Bitbucket
1 12 (92.31%) LESS
1 12 (92.31%) AngularJS
1 12 (92.31%) React

Slack
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 12 (92.31%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) MongoDB
1 12 (92.31%) MySQL
1 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
1 12 (92.31%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (92.31%) SQLite
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Bitbucket
1 12 (92.31%) Cucumber
1 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
1 12 (92.31%) git-flow
1 12 (92.31%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Lead Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) AngularJS
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) CSS3
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) HTML5
1 12 (92.31%) jQuery
1 12 (92.31%) LESS
1 12 (92.31%) Node.js
1 12 (92.31%) React
2 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (23.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) BDD
1 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (92.31%) Kanban
1 12 (92.31%) Multithreading
1 12 (92.31%) Scrum
1 12 (92.31%) SOLID
2 3 (23.08%) Microservices
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) ES6
1 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Atlassian