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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 99 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% 0.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.72% 0.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
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
441 323 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.40% 22.70% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 273 204 198
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 £26,101 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £72,250
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 24 October 2014.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 19 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 15 (68.18%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) OO
4 12 (54.55%) HTML
4 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 12 (54.55%) CSS
5 11 (50.00%) MVC
5 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (45.45%) C#
7 9 (40.91%) C++
7 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (36.36%) jQuery
8 8 (36.36%) Degree
8 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 8 (36.36%) .NET
8 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
8 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
8 8 (36.36%) HTTP
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 8 (36.36%) Python
8 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (36.36%) Xamarin
9 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (31.82%) Embedded Software Development
9 7 (31.82%) OOP
10 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 6 (27.27%) REST
11 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
11 5 (22.73%) Razor View Engine

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
3 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
3 3 (13.64%) Jasmine
3 3 (13.64%) RSpec
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) QA Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Software Developer
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 12 (54.55%) HTML
1 12 (54.55%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 8 (36.36%) jQuery
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (27.27%) REST
3 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 5 (22.73%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
5 3 (13.64%) Ember.js
5 3 (13.64%) RESTful
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.55%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
6 1 (4.55%) HTML5
6 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
3 5 (22.73%) Physics
4 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) AIX
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (54.55%) OO
3 11 (50.00%) MVC
3 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) OOP
5 7 (31.82%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
6 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Web Development
8 3 (13.64%) BDD
8 3 (13.64%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.55%) Project Management
10 1 (4.55%) ITIL
10 1 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
10 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) C++
4 8 (36.36%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) C
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) Ruby
6 3 (13.64%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 8 (36.36%) Xamarin
2 4 (18.18%) Kony
3 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow