The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage Line 500
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Business Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Line 500
UK

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

Business Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
323 307 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.67% 9.97% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 242 219 196
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +1.57%

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Line 500
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the Scotland region.

Line 500 Salary Trend in Scotland

Line 500
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Line 500 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 Line 500.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Line 500 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 Line 500. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sage