Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 110 129
Rank change year-on-year +15 +19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 20 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.26% 1.07% 0.75%
As % of the General category 0.75% 2.56% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 14
Median annual salary - £36,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -37.39% +43.75%
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £44,606 £43,750
% change year-on-year -4.72% +1.96% +11.46%

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 401 781 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.60% 41.94% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 242 391 517
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £75,300
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.06%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Edinburgh

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, IT jobs citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB

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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (66.67%) Apigee
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) 5G
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Lead DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Vert.x
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (66.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) IBM