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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 109 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Internet 64 60 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.78% 1.95% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.56% 17.96% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 42
Average salary £41,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.49% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £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
472 334 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.10% 10.87% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 295 225 274
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £54,000 £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 23 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 23 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 +3 30 £42,000 +15.86% 4
Glasgow -22 15 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Stirling - 10 £41,000 -
West Lothian +4 2 £41,250 +25.00%
Fife +1 1 £32,500 +32.65%
North Lanarkshire 0 1 £45,000 - 1
Internet
UK

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 58 (34.73%) Java
2 56 (33.53%) Web Services
3 49 (29.34%) HTML
3 49 (29.34%) SQL
4 44 (26.35%) SOAP
5 38 (22.75%) Oracle
6 36 (21.56%) CSS
6 36 (21.56%) Windows
6 36 (21.56%) Computer Science
7 35 (20.96%) XML
7 35 (20.96%) Linux
8 33 (19.76%) Finance
9 32 (19.16%) OO
9 32 (19.16%) QA
10 30 (17.96%) Degree
10 30 (17.96%) Perl
11 29 (17.37%) UNIX
12 28 (16.77%) jQuery
12 28 (16.77%) Software Engineering
13 26 (15.57%) JavaScript
14 25 (14.97%) Microsoft
14 25 (14.97%) Ajax
14 25 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (14.37%) Firewall
16 23 (13.77%) C#
17 22 (13.17%) Ant
17 22 (13.17%) Middleware
17 22 (13.17%) Coaching
18 21 (12.57%) Servlets
18 21 (12.57%) Apache

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (12.57%) Apache
1 21 (12.57%) Tomcat
2 17 (10.18%) WebLogic
3 16 (9.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (8.98%) WebSphere
5 11 (6.59%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.40%) Lync
8 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.60%) CMS
9 1 (0.60%) WordPress
9 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.79%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.40%) MS Project
4 4 (2.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.37%) Firewall
2 19 (11.38%) WAN
3 18 (10.78%) LAN
4 17 (10.18%) VoIP
5 13 (7.78%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (5.99%) SSL
7 9 (5.39%) Intranet
8 7 (4.19%) VPN
8 7 (4.19%) BGP
9 6 (3.59%) SMTP
9 6 (3.59%) HTTP
10 5 (2.99%) DNS
10 5 (2.99%) MPLS
10 5 (2.99%) SSH
10 5 (2.99%) VLAN
11 4 (2.40%) IMAP
11 4 (2.40%) xDSL
11 4 (2.40%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (2.40%) Junos
11 4 (2.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.98%) RDBMS
1 20 (11.98%) Relational Database
2 18 (10.78%) Oracle Database
2 18 (10.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (10.18%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.58%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (7.19%) MySQL
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.40%) Big Data
9 2 (1.20%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.60%) DB2
10 1 (0.60%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 22 (13.17%) Ant
2 11 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.79%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (3.59%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.80%) Maven
5 3 (1.80%) Selenium
5 3 (1.80%) Gradle
5 3 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.20%) RubyMine
6 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.60%) Subversion
7 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (19.76%) Finance
2 14 (8.38%) Games
3 9 (5.39%) Marketing
4 8 (4.79%) Banking
4 8 (4.79%) Retail
5 3 (1.80%) Billing
5 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (32.93%) Developer
2 21 (12.57%) Web Developer
3 17 (10.18%) Middleware Specialist
4 15 (8.98%) Software Engineer
5 14 (8.38%) Architect
6 12 (7.19%) Software Developer
7 11 (6.59%) Network Engineer
8 9 (5.39%) .NET Developer
9 8 (4.79%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.19%) Analyst
10 7 (4.19%) Scala Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Designer
11 6 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.59%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (2.99%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.99%) Business Architect
12 5 (2.99%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Senior Architect
13 4 (2.40%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (33.53%) Web Services
2 49 (29.34%) HTML
3 44 (26.35%) SOAP
4 36 (21.56%) CSS
5 35 (20.96%) XML
6 28 (16.77%) jQuery
7 25 (14.97%) Ajax
8 22 (13.17%) Middleware
9 21 (12.57%) Servlets
10 20 (11.98%) .NET
11 19 (11.38%) HTML5
12 16 (9.58%) JSON
12 16 (9.58%) XSLT
12 16 (9.58%) REST
13 13 (7.78%) ASP.NET
13 13 (7.78%) .NET Framework
13 13 (7.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (5.99%) JSP
14 10 (5.99%) CGI
15 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.56%) Computer Science
2 25 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.99%) Physics
4 8 (4.79%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.19%) Replication
5 7 (4.19%) Clustering
5 7 (4.19%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.19%) Online Games
5 7 (4.19%) Hedge funds
6 6 (3.59%) Open Source
7 3 (1.80%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.80%) User Experience
8 2 (1.20%) CMDB
8 2 (1.20%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.60%) Informatics
9 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.56%) Windows
2 35 (20.96%) Linux
3 29 (17.37%) UNIX
4 17 (10.18%) Android
5 13 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.99%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.99%) Debian
7 8 (4.79%) Apple iOS
7 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.59%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.80%) AIX
9 3 (1.80%) Solaris
10 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.16%) OO
2 28 (16.77%) Software Engineering
3 22 (13.17%) Coaching
4 19 (11.38%) Automated Testing
5 18 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (9.58%) SOA
6 16 (9.58%) BPMN
7 14 (8.38%) Information Security
7 14 (8.38%) Service Management
8 13 (7.78%) Six Sigma
9 12 (7.19%) Business Analysis
10 11 (6.59%) MVC
10 11 (6.59%) PRINCE2
10 11 (6.59%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.99%) Scrum
11 10 (5.99%) Web Development
11 10 (5.99%) Performance Management
12 9 (5.39%) Information Architecture
12 9 (5.39%) Technical Analysis
13 7 (4.19%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.73%) Java
2 49 (29.34%) SQL
3 30 (17.96%) Perl
4 26 (15.57%) JavaScript
5 23 (13.77%) C#
6 21 (12.57%) Python
7 11 (6.59%) XQuery
7 11 (6.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 10 (5.99%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.79%) Jython
9 8 (4.79%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.19%) Scala
11 5 (2.99%) Ruby
11 5 (2.99%) PHP
12 3 (1.80%) C
12 3 (1.80%) C++
12 3 (1.80%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (1.80%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.96%) Degree
2 16 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (7.19%) CCNA
4 9 (5.39%) PhD
5 6 (3.59%) CCNP
6 4 (2.40%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (19.16%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (10.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 12 (7.19%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (2.99%) Puppet
3 5 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.40%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.20%) HP NNM
5 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 38 (22.75%) Oracle
2 25 (14.97%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.38%) Cisco
4 7 (4.19%) SolarWinds
5 6 (3.59%) IBM
5 6 (3.59%) Juniper
6 5 (2.99%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.99%) VMware
7 4 (2.40%) Twitter
8 3 (1.80%) Telelogic
8 3 (1.80%) F5
9 2 (1.20%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.20%) LogLogic
9 2 (1.20%) HP
9 2 (1.20%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.60%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.60%) Pega
10 1 (0.60%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.60%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.60%) Google
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Salary: £2000 - £27000 per annum + Training
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000. per annum + Benefits
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