Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stirling with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - +11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Degree 9 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 13.64% - 13.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.00% - 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 15
Stirling median annual salary £42,500 - £32,500
10th Percentile £34,325 - £28,000
90th Percentile £66,625 - £39,950
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%

Degree 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 Stirling with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Stirling
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15 10 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 22.73% 20.41% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 36
Stirling median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +26.67% -22.28%
10th Percentile £22,800 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,250 £58,750 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stirling.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Stirling

Degree
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Salary trend for Degree in Stirling

Degree
Salary Histogram in Stirling

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Stirling over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Stirling

Degree
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Stirling region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirlingshire - 2 £42,500 -
Degree
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Degree.

1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
2 5 (55.56%) Statistics
2 5 (55.56%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 3 (33.33%) Physics
4 3 (33.33%) R
4 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 3 (33.33%) D3.js
4 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) ggplot
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) PhD
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) SAS
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Economics

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 (22.22%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SPSS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) QlikView
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) QlikView Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) D3.js
1 3 (33.33%) ggplot
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Visualisation
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
1 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 3 (33.33%) Physics
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (22.22%) Economics
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) MVVM
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) R
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (33.33%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Alteryx
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft