The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Alterian.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alterian
Rank 151 159 154
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Alterian 4 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.21% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.50% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £30,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -17.24%
Alterian
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1211 1414 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.37% 43.23% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 797 901 1031
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Alterian across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Alterian
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Alterian across the Scotland region.

Alterian Salary Trend in Scotland

Alterian
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Alterian within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +9 2 £43,750 +2.94%
Midlothian - 2 - -
Alterian
UK

Alterian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Alterian 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 Alterian.

1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Umbraco
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) CMS
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) SAS
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) Unica

Alterian
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Alterian 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 Alterian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Umbraco
2 3 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Drupal
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) FastStats
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Customer Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Customer Insight
4 2 (22.22%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Unica
1 2 (22.22%) SmartFocus
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft