The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 151 139 153
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 10 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.69% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.59% 8.43% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 12
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £48,187
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -16.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
GitHub
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
218 249 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.31% 8.16% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 147 179 56
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,187 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GitHub
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

GitHub Salary Trend in Scotland

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

GitHub Salary Histogram in Scotland

GitHub
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Glasgow -11 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Dundee - 4 £40,000 -
Edinburgh +4 1 £30,000 -7.69% 1
GitHub
UK

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing GitHub 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 GitHub.

1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (43.48%) Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
6 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
6 9 (39.13%) Java
6 9 (39.13%) XML
7 7 (30.43%) C++
7 7 (30.43%) HTML
7 7 (30.43%) OO
7 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
7 7 (30.43%) Web Development
8 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
9 5 (21.74%) MVC
9 5 (21.74%) Scrum
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 5 (21.74%) CSS
9 5 (21.74%) Android
9 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
9 5 (21.74%) Node.js
9 5 (21.74%) SDLC
10 4 (17.39%) iOS Development
10 4 (17.39%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing GitHub 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 GitHub. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Redis
4 1 (4.35%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (17.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (17.39%) Xcode
3 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 3 (13.04%) Subversion
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) Clang
5 1 (4.35%) GDB
5 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
5 1 (4.35%) Trac
General
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) MATLAB Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
2 9 (39.13%) XML
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) EJB
5 4 (17.39%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (17.39%) Java EE
6 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Cocoa
7 2 (8.70%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (8.70%) LINQ
7 2 (8.70%) RESTful
7 2 (8.70%) Web Services
8 1 (4.35%) DirectX
8 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
8 1 (4.35%) SOAP
8 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Blog
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) iPhone
4 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) OO
3 7 (30.43%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) CRM
5 4 (17.39%) ERP
5 4 (17.39%) iOS Development
5 4 (17.39%) Logistics
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.70%) Android Development
7 2 (8.70%) High Availability
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
7 2 (8.70%) SOLID
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) C++
6 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
6 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (17.39%) VB
7 3 (13.04%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 3 (13.04%) Python
7 3 (13.04%) Ruby
8 2 (8.70%) C
8 2 (8.70%) Perl
8 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
9 1 (4.35%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
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