The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 102 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.075% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
Mac OS X
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
434 291 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.93% 21.75% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 275 187 235
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Edinburgh region.

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mac OS X.

1 20 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 15 (68.18%) Linux
4 13 (59.09%) OO
4 13 (59.09%) HTML
4 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) CSS
5 12 (54.55%) MVC
6 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 10 (45.45%) Python
8 9 (40.91%) C#
8 9 (40.91%) jQuery
8 9 (40.91%) Degree
8 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
9 8 (36.36%) C++
10 7 (31.82%) .NET
10 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
10 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
10 7 (31.82%) HTTP
10 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (31.82%) Xamarin
10 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (27.27%) Open Source
11 6 (27.27%) Embedded Software Development
11 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 6 (27.27%) OOP
11 6 (27.27%) Web Development
12 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
12 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mac OS X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) Jasmine
2 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
2 5 (22.73%) RSpec
2 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (22.73%) QA Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate
6 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) HTML
1 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 9 (40.91%) jQuery
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
4 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (22.73%) Ember.js
4 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
4 5 (22.73%) REST
5 4 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) RESTful
7 1 (4.55%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (27.27%) Open Source
4 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 4 (18.18%) Physics
5 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) AIX
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (59.09%) OO
3 12 (54.55%) MVC
4 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) OOP
6 6 (27.27%) Web Development
7 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (22.73%) TDD
7 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
7 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
7 5 (22.73%) BDD
8 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) Python
3 9 (40.91%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) C++
5 5 (22.73%) Ruby
5 5 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Xamarin
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Kony
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow