The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CIPD over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 158 174 162
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.064% 0.051% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £40,182 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+64.70% -4.22%
CIPD
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
815 910 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.16% 23.01% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 510 595 510
Average salary £42,926 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,903
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CIPD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CIPD Salary Trend in Scotland

CIPD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIPD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
North Lanarkshire - 2 £40,182 -
CIPD
UK

CIPD
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 2 (50.00%) HNC
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Hyland

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing CIPD 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 CIPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Hyland