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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Forensics
Rank - - 159
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -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
2799 3134 2604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.80% 84.29% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2101 1694
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 £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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