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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Forensics
Rank - - 157
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
Digital Forensics
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2636 3134 2463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.97% 82.65% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 2076 1493
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Digital Forensics across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Digital Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland