The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 104 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Internet 67 62 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.85% 2.00% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.99% 18.56% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 57 37 43
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Internet
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
479 334 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.20% 10.80% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 300 226 269
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,650 £22,743
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Internet
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Internet Salary Trend in Scotland

Internet
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Scotland

Internet
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 +7 35 £42,000 +29.23% 4
Glasgow -9 15 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Stirling - 8 £41,000 -
West Lothian +4 2 £41,250 +25.00%
North Lanarkshire 0 1 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Fife 0 1 £32,500 +32.65%
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 59 (34.91%) Java
2 56 (33.14%) Web Services
3 50 (29.59%) SQL
4 49 (28.99%) HTML
5 44 (26.04%) SOAP
6 38 (22.49%) Oracle
7 37 (21.89%) Linux
8 36 (21.30%) Windows
8 36 (21.30%) CSS
9 35 (20.71%) XML
9 35 (20.71%) Finance
9 35 (20.71%) Computer Science
10 33 (19.53%) OO
11 32 (18.93%) QA
12 30 (17.75%) Degree
12 30 (17.75%) Perl
13 29 (17.16%) UNIX
14 28 (16.57%) jQuery
14 28 (16.57%) Software Engineering
15 26 (15.38%) JavaScript
15 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
15 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (14.79%) Ajax
17 24 (14.20%) Firewall
17 24 (14.20%) C#
18 23 (13.61%) Middleware
19 22 (13.02%) Ant
19 22 (13.02%) Coaching
20 21 (12.43%) Servlets
20 21 (12.43%) .NET

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (12.43%) Apache
1 21 (12.43%) Tomcat
2 18 (10.65%) WebSphere
3 17 (10.06%) WebLogic
4 16 (9.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (7.10%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.37%) Lync
7 4 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.59%) CMS
8 1 (0.59%) IIS
8 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.73%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.37%) MS Project
4 4 (2.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.59%) Office 365
3 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.20%) Firewall
2 19 (11.24%) WAN
3 18 (10.65%) LAN
4 17 (10.06%) VoIP
5 13 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (5.92%) SSL
7 9 (5.33%) Intranet
8 7 (4.14%) VPN
8 7 (4.14%) BGP
9 6 (3.55%) SMTP
9 6 (3.55%) HTTP
10 5 (2.96%) DNS
10 5 (2.96%) MPLS
10 5 (2.96%) SSH
10 5 (2.96%) VLAN
11 4 (2.37%) IMAP
11 4 (2.37%) xDSL
11 4 (2.37%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (2.37%) Junos
11 4 (2.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.83%) RDBMS
1 20 (11.83%) Relational Database
2 18 (10.65%) Oracle Database
2 18 (10.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.47%) Oracle ODI
4 12 (7.10%) MySQL
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.18%) Big Data
8 2 (1.18%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.59%) DB2
9 1 (0.59%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 22 (13.02%) Ant
2 11 (6.51%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.73%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (3.55%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.78%) Maven
5 3 (1.78%) Selenium
5 3 (1.78%) Gradle
5 3 (1.78%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.18%) RubyMine
6 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.59%) Subversion
7 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (20.71%) Finance
2 14 (8.28%) Games
3 9 (5.33%) Banking
3 9 (5.33%) Marketing
4 8 (4.73%) Retail
5 3 (1.78%) Billing
5 3 (1.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.59%) Back Office
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (33.14%) Developer
2 21 (12.43%) Web Developer
3 17 (10.06%) Middleware Specialist
4 15 (8.88%) Software Engineer
5 14 (8.28%) Architect
6 12 (7.10%) Software Developer
7 11 (6.51%) Network Engineer
8 10 (5.92%) .NET Developer
9 8 (4.73%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.14%) Analyst
10 7 (4.14%) Scala Developer
11 6 (3.55%) Designer
11 6 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.55%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (2.96%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.96%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.96%) Business Architect
12 5 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (2.96%) Senior Architect
13 4 (2.37%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (33.14%) Web Services
2 49 (28.99%) HTML
3 44 (26.04%) SOAP
4 36 (21.30%) CSS
5 35 (20.71%) XML
6 28 (16.57%) jQuery
7 25 (14.79%) Ajax
8 23 (13.61%) Middleware
9 21 (12.43%) Servlets
9 21 (12.43%) .NET
10 19 (11.24%) HTML5
11 16 (9.47%) JSON
11 16 (9.47%) XSLT
11 16 (9.47%) REST
12 14 (8.28%) ASP.NET
13 13 (7.69%) .NET Framework
13 13 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (5.92%) JSP
14 10 (5.92%) CGI
15 9 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.71%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.92%) Physics
4 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.14%) Replication
5 7 (4.14%) Clustering
5 7 (4.14%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.14%) Hedge funds
5 7 (4.14%) Online Games
6 4 (2.37%) Open Source
6 4 (2.37%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.78%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.78%) User Experience
8 2 (1.18%) CMDB
9 1 (0.59%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.59%) Informatics
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.89%) Linux
2 36 (21.30%) Windows
3 29 (17.16%) UNIX
4 17 (10.06%) Android
5 13 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.92%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.92%) Debian
7 8 (4.73%) Apple iOS
7 8 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.55%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.96%) AIX
10 3 (1.78%) Solaris
11 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.18%) zOS
11 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.53%) OO
2 28 (16.57%) Software Engineering
3 22 (13.02%) Coaching
4 19 (11.24%) Automated Testing
5 18 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (9.47%) SOA
6 16 (9.47%) BPMN
7 14 (8.28%) Information Security
7 14 (8.28%) Service Management
8 13 (7.69%) Six Sigma
9 12 (7.10%) Business Analysis
9 12 (7.10%) MVC
10 11 (6.51%) Scrum
10 11 (6.51%) PRINCE2
10 11 (6.51%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.92%) Web Development
11 10 (5.92%) Performance Management
12 9 (5.33%) Information Architecture
12 9 (5.33%) Technical Analysis
13 8 (4.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (34.91%) Java
2 50 (29.59%) SQL
3 30 (17.75%) Perl
4 26 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 24 (14.20%) C#
6 21 (12.43%) Python
7 11 (6.51%) XQuery
7 11 (6.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 10 (5.92%) PL/SQL
9 9 (5.33%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.73%) Jython
11 7 (4.14%) Scala
12 5 (2.96%) Ruby
12 5 (2.96%) PHP
13 3 (1.78%) C
13 3 (1.78%) C++
13 3 (1.78%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.78%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.75%) Degree
2 16 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (7.10%) CCNA
4 8 (4.73%) PhD
5 6 (3.55%) CCNP
6 4 (2.37%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (18.93%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.59%) vSphere
3 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (10.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 12 (7.10%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (2.96%) Puppet
3 5 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.37%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.18%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.18%) HP NNM
5 2 (1.18%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 38 (22.49%) Oracle
2 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.24%) Cisco
4 8 (4.73%) IBM
5 7 (4.14%) SolarWinds
6 6 (3.55%) Juniper
7 5 (2.96%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.96%) VMware
8 4 (2.37%) Twitter
9 3 (1.78%) Telelogic
9 3 (1.78%) F5
10 2 (1.18%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.18%) LogLogic
10 2 (1.18%) HP
10 2 (1.18%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.59%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (0.59%) Pega
11 1 (0.59%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.59%) Yahoo!
11 1 (0.59%) Google
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Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £50000. per annum + Benefits
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