The table below looks at the statistics for Fortran skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fortran over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortran
Rank 163 152 159
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.065% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £46,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-21.50% +43.07%
Fortran
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1995 1715 1655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.44% 55.45% 52.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1126 1131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Fortran
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Fortran Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Fortran
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Fortran Salary Trend in Scotland

Fortran
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fortran within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Edinburgh -6 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Fortran
UK

Fortran
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Fortran 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 Fortran.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (92.31%) C
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
3 11 (84.62%) Mathematics
3 11 (84.62%) Physics
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.69%) OpenGL
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Fortran 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 Fortran. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Mathematics
1 11 (84.62%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (92.31%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter
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