The first table below looks at the demand for DECT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DECT over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT)
Rank 172 163 152
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing DECT 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.027% 0.030% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
436 348 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.72% 10.61% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 290 225 270
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DECT
UK

DECT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DECT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DECT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DECT Salary Trend in Scotland

DECT
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing DECT 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 DECT.

1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Cadence
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Actel
1 1 (100.00%) GCC

DECT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing DECT 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 DECT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) GCC
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cadence
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Actel