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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 77 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs citing Internet 99 64 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.72% 1.99% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.71% 18.93% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 79 35 45
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £53,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,375 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
436 338 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.97% 10.49% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 287 216 269
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 £26,850 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,950
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 31 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 31 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 +27 64 £42,000 +8.38% 1
Glasgow -15 21 £38,500 -19.37% 2
Fife +3 5 £32,500 +51.16%
West Lothian - 2 £47,500 -
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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 55 (34.59%) Java
2 51 (32.08%) SQL
3 48 (30.19%) Web Services
4 45 (28.30%) HTML
5 39 (24.53%) Windows
6 38 (23.90%) Oracle
7 35 (22.01%) SOAP
8 33 (20.75%) Linux
8 33 (20.75%) XML
9 32 (20.13%) CSS
10 31 (19.50%) Finance
11 30 (18.87%) UNIX
12 29 (18.24%) OO
12 29 (18.24%) Computer Science
13 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
13 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
14 26 (16.35%) jQuery
14 26 (16.35%) Degree
15 24 (15.09%) QA
15 24 (15.09%) Middleware
15 24 (15.09%) Perl
15 24 (15.09%) C#
16 23 (14.47%) Firewall
17 22 (13.84%) Ant
17 22 (13.84%) Software Engineering
18 21 (13.21%) WebSphere
18 21 (13.21%) Ajax
18 21 (13.21%) Python
19 20 (12.58%) .NET
20 18 (11.32%) SQL Server

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (13.21%) WebSphere
2 17 (10.69%) WebLogic
3 16 (10.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (9.43%) Apache
4 15 (9.43%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.03%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.52%) Lync
9 2 (1.26%) IIS
10 1 (0.63%) WordPress
10 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.47%) Firewall
2 17 (10.69%) VoIP
3 16 (10.06%) WAN
3 16 (10.06%) LAN
4 12 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (6.92%) SSL
6 8 (5.03%) Intranet
6 8 (5.03%) HTTP
6 8 (5.03%) VPN
7 7 (4.40%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.40%) BGP
8 6 (3.77%) HTTPS
8 6 (3.77%) SMTP
9 5 (3.14%) VLAN
9 5 (3.14%) SSH
10 4 (2.52%) Junos
10 4 (2.52%) xDSL
10 4 (2.52%) MPLS
10 4 (2.52%) POP3
10 4 (2.52%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.32%) SQL Server
1 18 (11.32%) Oracle Database 11g
1 18 (11.32%) Oracle Database
2 16 (10.06%) Oracle ODI
3 15 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.43%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.77%) MySQL
6 5 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.26%) 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%) DB2
9 1 (0.63%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 22 (13.84%) Ant
2 6 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.14%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (1.89%) Selenium
4 3 (1.89%) Maven
4 3 (1.89%) Gradle
4 3 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.26%) RubyMine
5 2 (1.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 31 (19.50%) Finance
2 15 (9.43%) Games
3 10 (6.29%) Banking
4 9 (5.66%) Marketing
5 5 (3.14%) Retail
6 3 (1.89%) Billing
6 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (29.56%) Developer
2 18 (11.32%) Web Developer
3 17 (10.69%) Middleware Specialist
4 15 (9.43%) Software Engineer
5 13 (8.18%) Software Developer
6 10 (6.29%) Analyst
6 10 (6.29%) Network Engineer
7 9 (5.66%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.66%) Architect
8 8 (5.03%) Scala Developer
9 6 (3.77%) Designer
9 6 (3.77%) Security Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) WebSphere Specialist
10 5 (3.14%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (3.14%) Senior Architect
11 4 (2.52%) Technical Support
11 4 (2.52%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.52%) Technical Support Engineer
11 4 (2.52%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (30.19%) Web Services
2 45 (28.30%) HTML
3 35 (22.01%) SOAP
4 33 (20.75%) XML
5 32 (20.13%) CSS
6 26 (16.35%) jQuery
7 24 (15.09%) Middleware
8 21 (13.21%) Ajax
9 20 (12.58%) .NET
10 17 (10.69%) HTML5
11 16 (10.06%) XSLT
12 15 (9.43%) Servlets
13 13 (8.18%) .NET Framework
13 13 (8.18%) JSON
13 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET
13 13 (8.18%) REST
13 13 (8.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (5.03%) Spring
16 6 (3.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.24%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.92%) Physics
3 8 (5.03%) Hedge funds
3 8 (5.03%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.03%) Online Games
3 8 (5.03%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.40%) Clustering
4 7 (4.40%) Replication
5 5 (3.14%) Online Banking
6 4 (2.52%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.26%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Informatics
8 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.53%) Windows
2 33 (20.75%) Linux
3 30 (18.87%) UNIX
4 13 (8.18%) Android
5 10 (6.29%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.40%) Windows XP
8 7 (4.40%) AIX
8 7 (4.40%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.52%) Solaris
9 4 (2.52%) Debian
10 3 (1.89%) zOS
10 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.24%) OO
2 22 (13.84%) Software Engineering
3 16 (10.06%) SOA
3 16 (10.06%) Service Management
3 16 (10.06%) BPMN
3 16 (10.06%) Information Security
4 14 (8.81%) Automated Testing
5 13 (8.18%) MVC
6 12 (7.55%) Six Sigma
6 12 (7.55%) Business Analysis
7 11 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.29%) Scrum
8 10 (6.29%) Performance Management
9 8 (5.03%) ITIL
10 7 (4.40%) Web Development
10 7 (4.40%) Project Management
10 7 (4.40%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (4.40%) SIEM
11 6 (3.77%) Information Architecture
11 6 (3.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (34.59%) Java
2 51 (32.08%) SQL
3 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.09%) Perl
4 24 (15.09%) C#
5 21 (13.21%) Python
6 11 (6.92%) XQuery
6 11 (6.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 10 (6.29%) PL/SQL
7 10 (6.29%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.03%) Scala
8 8 (5.03%) Jython
9 5 (3.14%) Ruby
9 5 (3.14%) PHP
10 4 (2.52%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (2.52%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.89%) C++
11 3 (1.89%) C
12 2 (1.26%) VBScript
13 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (16.35%) Degree
2 16 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (8.18%) CCNA
4 8 (5.03%) PhD
5 5 (3.14%) CCNP
6 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.52%) JNCIA
6 4 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.89%) GIAC
8 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (10.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 12 (7.55%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (2.52%) Puppet
3 4 (2.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.26%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.26%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 38 (23.90%) Oracle
2 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.32%) Cisco
4 9 (5.66%) IBM
5 7 (4.40%) SolarWinds
6 6 (3.77%) Juniper
7 5 (3.14%) VMware
7 5 (3.14%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.52%) Twitter
9 3 (1.89%) F5
9 3 (1.89%) ArcSight
9 3 (1.89%) LogLogic
10 2 (1.26%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (1.26%) Remedy
10 2 (1.26%) McAfee
10 2 (1.26%) HP
10 2 (1.26%) Websense
10 2 (1.26%) Telelogic
10 2 (1.26%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.63%) Qualys
Edinburgh, Scotland
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago