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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 91 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.51% 0.37% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.09% 1.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
335 352 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.42% 25.84% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 199 227 161
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) Degree
4 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
4 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (52.63%) C++
5 10 (52.63%) OO
6 9 (47.37%) HTML
6 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 9 (47.37%) .NET
6 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
6 9 (47.37%) CSS
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (47.37%) MVC
6 9 (47.37%) Xamarin
7 8 (42.11%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (42.11%) OOP
7 8 (42.11%) HTTP
8 7 (36.84%) MS Office
8 7 (36.84%) REST
8 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
8 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
9 6 (31.58%) jQuery
9 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
9 6 (31.58%) Physics
9 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
9 6 (31.58%) Razor View Engine

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) HTTP
2 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Software Developer
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
1 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
1 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
2 7 (36.84%) REST
3 6 (31.58%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
1 6 (31.58%) Physics
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
1 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (52.63%) OO
3 9 (47.37%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) OOP
4 8 (42.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) C++
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Xamarin
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Kony
5 2 (10.53%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) Google
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