Period
to 16 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smart City in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smart City over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smart Cities
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Smart City 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 - -
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

Smart City is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1045 820 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.90% 36.01% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 617 539 720
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,711 £28,200 £25,950
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,705 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.19% +1.19% +5.00%

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Smart City 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 Smart City.

1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Leaflet
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) FusionCharts
2 1 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (33.33%) Grafana
2 1 (33.33%) OpenLayers
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) HBase
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) D3.js
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API

Smart City
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 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) HBase
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) D3.js
1 1 (33.33%) FusionCharts
1 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
1 1 (33.33%) Leaflet
1 1 (33.33%) OpenLayers
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau