The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 102 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% - 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.40% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 - £30,399
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -13.33%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
357 289 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.32% 23.57% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 222 213 210
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Mac OS X
Scotland

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 August 2014.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 21 (91.30%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (69.57%) Python
3 13 (56.52%) Windows
4 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (47.83%) Regression Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 11 (47.83%) WebDriver
4 11 (47.83%) Selenium
4 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Web Development
5 10 (43.48%) Open Source
5 10 (43.48%) HTML
5 10 (43.48%) CSS
5 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 10 (43.48%) QA
6 9 (39.13%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) Pair Programming
7 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 5 (21.74%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) SOAP
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 5 (21.74%) XML
7 5 (21.74%) OO
7 5 (21.74%) AIX
7 5 (21.74%) Solaris
7 5 (21.74%) HTTP
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) WebDriver
1 11 (47.83%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) RSpec
2 5 (21.74%) Subversion
2 5 (21.74%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) QA Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Programmer
3 5 (21.74%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
1 10 (43.48%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) SOAP
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) XML
2 5 (21.74%) HTML5
2 5 (21.74%) RESTful
2 5 (21.74%) JSON
2 5 (21.74%) jQuery
2 5 (21.74%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (21.74%) Backbone.js
2 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Open Source
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) AIX
3 5 (21.74%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (47.83%) Regression Testing
2 11 (47.83%) Scrum
2 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) Pair Programming
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
4 5 (21.74%) Web Accessibility
4 5 (21.74%) Refactoring
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Dependency Management
4 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (17.39%) Release Management
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Python
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) Ruby
4 5 (21.74%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow