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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Forensics
Rank - - 165
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -22.22%
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
2681 3200 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.49% 81.18% 78.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2099 1394
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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