Period
to 15 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 56 48
Rank change year-on-year -72 -8 +69
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 21 83 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.79% 3.63% 4.43%
As % of the General category 1.88% 7.48% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22 63 35
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,825 £29,000 £22,550
90th Percentile £90,000 £60,000 £77,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

Telecoms is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1116 1109 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 42.08% 48.49% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 618 704 907
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% +9.30%
10th Percentile £26,425 £31,788 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,250 £69,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) Marketing
4 7 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) JBoss
4 7 (33.33%) Unix
4 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle
6 5 (23.81%) Apache
6 5 (23.81%) Internet
6 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Business Development
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (19.05%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
7 4 (19.05%) Online Banking
7 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
7 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) UML
7 4 (19.05%) ISEB
7 4 (19.05%) SOA
7 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
7 4 (19.05%) B2B
7 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce

Telecoms
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 7 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
3 2 (9.52%) SSH
3 2 (9.52%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) GitLab
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (14.29%) Electronics
6 2 (9.52%) Retail
7 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
7 1 (4.76%) Automotive
7 1 (4.76%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Applications Support
2 5 (23.81%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Digital Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Lead Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) JDBC
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) RESTful
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 5 (23.81%) Business Development
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) B2B
3 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (19.05%) Programme Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) SOA
3 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
3 4 (19.05%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.76%) IBM