The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 148 154 149
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 18 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.19% 0.032%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.00% 0.75% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Mac OS X
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
902 799 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.10% 25.39% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 537 478 592
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Scotland

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in Scotland

Mac OS X
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 12 £36,250 -9.37%
Stirling - 4 £73,500 -
Glasgow -6 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X.

1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Linux
2 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 14 (42.42%) CSS
5 13 (39.39%) OO
5 13 (39.39%) MVC
5 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
6 12 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 11 (33.33%) Python
7 11 (33.33%) C#
8 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
8 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (27.27%) C++
9 9 (27.27%) .NET
9 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
9 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
9 9 (27.27%) HTTP
9 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (27.27%) Xamarin
10 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (24.24%) Degree
10 8 (24.24%) jQuery
11 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
11 7 (21.21%) OOP
11 7 (21.21%) AIX
11 7 (21.21%) Solaris
11 7 (21.21%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (21.21%) REST

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) HTTP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) Internet
3 2 (6.06%) Wireless
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.18%) Selenium
2 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 3 (9.09%) RSpec
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Hudson
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) QA Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Security Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Programmer
5 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Operations Manager
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
1 14 (42.42%) CSS
2 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (24.24%) jQuery
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
4 7 (21.21%) REST
5 5 (15.15%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (12.12%) RESTful
6 4 (12.12%) Web Services
7 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
7 3 (9.09%) Ember.js
8 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (6.06%) JSON
8 2 (6.06%) XML
9 1 (3.03%) XHTML
9 1 (3.03%) WAP
9 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
3 5 (15.15%) Physics
4 4 (12.12%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) BBC
6 1 (3.03%) PKI
6 1 (3.03%) iPad
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
6 1 (3.03%) FMCG
6 1 (3.03%) iPhone
6 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) AIX
3 7 (21.21%) Solaris
4 4 (12.12%) UNIX
4 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (39.39%) OO
2 13 (39.39%) MVC
3 12 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) OOP
5 7 (21.21%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) Web Development
8 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.09%) BDD
8 3 (9.09%) Validation
8 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (6.06%) ITIL
9 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 11 (33.33%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) Python
3 9 (27.27%) C++
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
4 5 (15.15%) C
5 3 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) Xamarin
3 4 (12.12%) Kony
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) Apple
4 2 (6.06%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow