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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 99 126 61
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -65
Permanent jobs citing Internet 63 40 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.03% 1.23% 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.32% 10.93% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 42
Average salary £46,000 £41,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% +30.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
386 366 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.41% 11.24% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 254 242 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 December 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 December 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 27 £45,000 -2.70% 6
Glasgow +10 21 £55,750 +48.66% 2
Stirling - 4 £41,000 -
Fife +4 2 £47,500 -
West Lothian -2 1 - -
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (27.69%) Finance
2 34 (26.15%) HTML
2 34 (26.15%) Web Services
3 33 (25.38%) Java
4 28 (21.54%) CSS
5 27 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (20.00%) SOAP
6 26 (20.00%) Degree
6 26 (20.00%) OO
7 25 (19.23%) Ajax
8 24 (18.46%) XML
8 24 (18.46%) .NET
9 23 (17.69%) C#
10 22 (16.92%) Banking
11 21 (16.15%) jQuery
12 20 (15.38%) Middleware
12 20 (15.38%) Computer Science
12 20 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 20 (15.38%) Relational Database
12 20 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
13 19 (14.62%) Microsoft
14 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
14 18 (13.85%) Linux
14 18 (13.85%) Retail
15 17 (13.08%) ASP.NET
15 17 (13.08%) QA
15 17 (13.08%) Apache
15 17 (13.08%) Tomcat
15 17 (13.08%) Servlets

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (13.08%) Apache
1 17 (13.08%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.85%) MQSeries
4 5 (3.85%) CICS
5 4 (3.08%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.31%) IIS
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.15%) Photoshop
3 6 (4.62%) MS Project
3 6 (4.62%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.77%) SAP CCM
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) SaaS
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.00%) Firewall
2 10 (7.69%) WAN
2 10 (7.69%) Intranet
3 9 (6.92%) LAN
4 8 (6.15%) VoIP
4 8 (6.15%) BGP
5 7 (5.38%) SSL
6 6 (4.62%) DNS
7 5 (3.85%) SSH
7 5 (3.85%) VLAN
8 4 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.31%) Wireless
9 3 (2.31%) OSPF
9 3 (2.31%) VPN
10 2 (1.54%) LDAP
10 2 (1.54%) HTTP
10 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.54%) SMTP
10 2 (1.54%) DHCP
10 2 (1.54%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 16 (12.31%) RDBMS
4 12 (9.23%) MySQL
5 7 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.08%) Big Data
8 3 (2.31%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.54%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.54%) BODI
9 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.54%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.77%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 12 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.92%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.15%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (5.38%) Ant
4 7 (5.38%) Selenium
4 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.08%) Mockito
5 4 (3.08%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.08%) JUnit
6 2 (1.54%) CMake
7 1 (0.77%) Gradle
7 1 (0.77%) Maven
7 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (27.69%) Finance
2 22 (16.92%) Banking
3 18 (13.85%) Retail
4 7 (5.38%) Games
5 5 (3.85%) Marketing
5 5 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.08%) Private Banking
7 3 (2.31%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (40.77%) Developer
2 18 (13.85%) Architect
3 17 (13.08%) Web Developer
4 11 (8.46%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.46%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.92%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.85%) Programmer
9 5 (3.85%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.85%) Business Architect
9 5 (3.85%) Applications Architect
9 5 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.85%) CICS Programmer
10 4 (3.08%) Project Support Manager
10 4 (3.08%) Middleware Specialist
10 4 (3.08%) Support Manager
10 4 (3.08%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.15%) HTML
1 34 (26.15%) Web Services
2 28 (21.54%) CSS
3 26 (20.00%) SOAP
4 25 (19.23%) Ajax
5 24 (18.46%) XML
5 24 (18.46%) .NET
6 21 (16.15%) jQuery
7 20 (15.38%) Middleware
8 17 (13.08%) ASP.NET
8 17 (13.08%) Servlets
9 15 (11.54%) JSP
9 15 (11.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 15 (11.54%) .NET Framework
10 14 (10.77%) JSON
10 14 (10.77%) HTML5
11 11 (8.46%) CGI
12 10 (7.69%) REST
13 9 (6.92%) XSLT
14 8 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.69%) Online Banking
4 8 (6.15%) Open Source
5 6 (4.62%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.85%) Physics
6 5 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (3.08%) Online Games
7 4 (3.08%) Hedge funds
7 4 (3.08%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.08%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.08%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.08%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.31%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (2.31%) CMDB
9 2 (1.54%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.85%) Linux
2 16 (12.31%) Windows
3 11 (8.46%) Debian
3 11 (8.46%) Android
3 11 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.31%) UNIX
6 2 (1.54%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.00%) OO
2 20 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
4 16 (12.31%) PRINCE2
5 14 (10.77%) MVC
6 13 (10.00%) SOA
6 13 (10.00%) Project Management
7 11 (8.46%) Change Management
7 11 (8.46%) E-Commerce
7 11 (8.46%) Information Security
7 11 (8.46%) Automated Testing
7 11 (8.46%) Coaching
8 10 (7.69%) Scrum
8 10 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.92%) Web Development
10 8 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.15%) Information Architecture
11 7 (5.38%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.38%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.38%) Java
2 23 (17.69%) C#
3 20 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.31%) SQL
5 14 (10.77%) Perl
6 10 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.38%) Python
8 6 (4.62%) XPath
9 5 (3.85%) Assembly Language
10 4 (3.08%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.08%) Scala
11 3 (2.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 3 (2.31%) XQuery
11 3 (2.31%) C++
11 3 (2.31%) PHP
11 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.31%) Jython
12 2 (1.54%) VB
13 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.77%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 26 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.62%) PhD
3 6 (4.62%) CCNA
4 2 (1.54%) CCNP
4 2 (1.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.77%) MCSE
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.77%) PMP
5 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.08%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.08%) VMware Server
2 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.54%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.77%) UAG
4 1 (0.77%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) Puppet
1 4 (3.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 4 (3.08%) Oracle Identity Management
1 4 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.54%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.54%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.77%) Nagios
3 1 (0.77%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.23%) Oracle
3 9 (6.92%) Cisco
3 9 (6.92%) IBM
4 5 (3.85%) VMware
5 4 (3.08%) Citrix
6 3 (2.31%) F5
7 2 (1.54%) HP
7 2 (1.54%) Twitter
7 2 (1.54%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.54%) Telelogic
7 2 (1.54%) Juniper
7 2 (1.54%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.77%) SAP
8 1 (0.77%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.77%) Adobe
8 1 (0.77%) Compuware
8 1 (0.77%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.77%) Google
8 1 (0.77%) Splunk
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