The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 95 111 96
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 0.072% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 0.26% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +14.75%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
319 391 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.69% 28.23% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 175 202 152
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Glasgow

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (56.25%) Objective-C
1 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 8 (50.00%) Xcode
2 8 (50.00%) JSON
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Apple
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Subversion
3 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
3 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
3 7 (43.75%) Apple Swift
4 6 (37.50%) UIKit
4 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (37.50%) iPhone
4 6 (37.50%) Core Animation
4 6 (37.50%) Hudson
4 6 (37.50%) iPad
4 6 (37.50%) Cocoa
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Animation
4 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Computer Security
6 4 (25.00%) Finance

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Xcode
2 7 (43.75%) Subversion
2 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
3 6 (37.50%) Hudson
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) Clang
4 2 (12.50%) GDB
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Russian Language
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) iOS Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior iOS Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Incident Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) JSON
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) Cocoa
3 6 (37.50%) Core Animation
3 6 (37.50%) UIKit
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Animation
1 6 (37.50%) iPhone
1 6 (37.50%) iPad
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) Wiki
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Android
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 5 (31.25%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Computer Security
5 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Objective-C
2 7 (43.75%) Apple Swift
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Google