The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 75 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Permanent jobs citing Internet 106 66 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.85% 2.01% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.31% 18.97% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 82 37 45
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £53,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
436 348 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.72% 10.61% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 290 225 270
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +29 68 £42,000 - 5
Glasgow -13 23 £39,250 -8.72% 3
Fife - 5 £32,500 -
West Lothian - 4 £46,250 -
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 56 (35.00%) Java
2 51 (31.88%) SQL
3 48 (30.00%) Web Services
4 45 (28.13%) HTML
5 39 (24.38%) Windows
6 38 (23.75%) Oracle
7 34 (21.25%) XML
7 34 (21.25%) SOAP
8 33 (20.63%) Linux
8 33 (20.63%) CSS
8 33 (20.63%) Finance
9 30 (18.75%) OO
9 30 (18.75%) UNIX
10 29 (18.13%) JavaScript
10 29 (18.13%) Computer Science
11 27 (16.88%) Microsoft
12 26 (16.25%) Degree
12 26 (16.25%) jQuery
13 24 (15.00%) QA
13 24 (15.00%) Middleware
13 24 (15.00%) Firewall
13 24 (15.00%) Perl
13 24 (15.00%) C#
14 22 (13.75%) Ant
14 22 (13.75%) Software Engineering
15 21 (13.13%) WebSphere
15 21 (13.13%) Python
16 20 (12.50%) .NET
16 20 (12.50%) Ajax
17 18 (11.25%) Oracle Database 11g

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (13.13%) WebSphere
2 17 (10.63%) WebLogic
3 16 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (9.38%) Apache
4 15 (9.38%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.50%) Lync
9 2 (1.25%) IIS
10 1 (0.63%) WordPress
10 1 (0.63%) CMS
10 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.00%) Firewall
2 17 (10.63%) VoIP
3 16 (10.00%) WAN
3 16 (10.00%) LAN
4 12 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (6.88%) SSL
6 9 (5.63%) HTTP
7 8 (5.00%) Intranet
7 8 (5.00%) VPN
8 7 (4.38%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.38%) BGP
9 6 (3.75%) SMTP
9 6 (3.75%) HTTPS
10 5 (3.13%) SSH
10 5 (3.13%) VLAN
11 4 (2.50%) IMAP
11 4 (2.50%) xDSL
11 4 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (2.50%) Network Security
11 4 (2.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.25%) SQL Server
1 18 (11.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 18 (11.25%) Oracle Database
2 16 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
3 15 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.75%) MySQL
6 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.25%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.63%) MSDE
9 1 (0.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (13.75%) Ant
2 6 (3.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (1.88%) Maven
4 3 (1.88%) Selenium
4 3 (1.88%) Gradle
4 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.25%) RubyMine
5 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 33 (20.63%) Finance
2 15 (9.38%) Games
3 11 (6.88%) Banking
4 9 (5.63%) Marketing
5 4 (2.50%) Retail
6 3 (1.88%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.25%) Billing
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (30.00%) Developer
2 18 (11.25%) Web Developer
3 17 (10.63%) Middleware Specialist
4 16 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 14 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 10 (6.25%) Analyst
6 10 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 9 (5.63%) Architect
7 9 (5.63%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Scala Developer
9 6 (3.75%) Security Analyst
9 6 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (3.75%) Designer
10 5 (3.13%) WebSphere Specialist
10 5 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (3.13%) Senior Architect
11 4 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
11 4 (2.50%) Technical Support Engineer
11 4 (2.50%) Technical Support
11 4 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (30.00%) Web Services
2 45 (28.13%) HTML
3 34 (21.25%) XML
3 34 (21.25%) SOAP
4 33 (20.63%) CSS
5 26 (16.25%) jQuery
6 24 (15.00%) Middleware
7 20 (12.50%) .NET
7 20 (12.50%) Ajax
8 17 (10.63%) XSLT
9 16 (10.00%) HTML5
10 15 (9.38%) Servlets
11 13 (8.13%) ASP.NET
11 13 (8.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (8.13%) .NET Framework
12 12 (7.50%) JSON
12 12 (7.50%) REST
13 9 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (5.00%) Spring
15 6 (3.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.13%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.88%) Physics
3 8 (5.00%) Online Games
3 8 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 8 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.38%) Replication
4 7 (4.38%) Clustering
5 5 (3.13%) Online Banking
6 4 (2.50%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Open Source
8 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.63%) Informatics
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.38%) Windows
2 33 (20.63%) Linux
3 30 (18.75%) UNIX
4 12 (7.50%) Android
5 10 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.38%) Apple iOS
8 7 (4.38%) Windows XP
8 7 (4.38%) AIX
9 4 (2.50%) Solaris
9 4 (2.50%) Debian
10 3 (1.88%) zOS
10 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.75%) OO
2 22 (13.75%) Software Engineering
3 16 (10.00%) Information Security
3 16 (10.00%) SOA
3 16 (10.00%) Service Management
3 16 (10.00%) BPMN
4 14 (8.75%) Automated Testing
5 13 (8.13%) MVC
6 12 (7.50%) Business Analysis
6 12 (7.50%) Six Sigma
7 11 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.25%) Scrum
8 10 (6.25%) Performance Management
9 8 (5.00%) Web Development
9 8 (5.00%) ITIL
10 7 (4.38%) Project Management
10 7 (4.38%) Workflow
10 7 (4.38%) SIEM
10 7 (4.38%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 56 (35.00%) Java
2 51 (31.88%) SQL
3 29 (18.13%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.00%) Perl
4 24 (15.00%) C#
5 21 (13.13%) Python
6 11 (6.88%) XQuery
6 11 (6.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 10 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.00%) Jython
8 8 (5.00%) Scala
9 5 (3.13%) Ruby
9 5 (3.13%) PHP
10 4 (2.50%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (2.50%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.88%) C
11 3 (1.88%) C++
12 2 (1.25%) VBScript
13 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (16.25%) Degree
2 16 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (8.13%) CCNA
4 8 (5.00%) PhD
5 5 (3.13%) CCNP
6 4 (2.50%) JNCIA
6 4 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.88%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.88%) GIAC
8 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) vSphere
3 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (10.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 12 (7.50%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (2.50%) Puppet
3 4 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.25%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.25%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (23.75%) Oracle
2 27 (16.88%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.25%) Cisco
4 9 (5.63%) IBM
5 7 (4.38%) SolarWinds
6 6 (3.75%) Juniper
7 5 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.13%) VMware
8 4 (2.50%) Twitter
9 3 (1.88%) F5
9 3 (1.88%) ArcSight
9 3 (1.88%) LogLogic
10 2 (1.25%) Greenplum
10 2 (1.25%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (1.25%) Remedy
10 2 (1.25%) McAfee
10 2 (1.25%) Websense
10 2 (1.25%) Telelogic
10 2 (1.25%) HP
11 1 (0.63%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £27000 - £57000 per annum + Stock options / Equity
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago