The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Operating Systems category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 158 160 150
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 12 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.061% 0.094%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.32% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,500 £30,399
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
906 872 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.42% 26.74% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 562 580 542
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Mac OS X
UK

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 28 July 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 28 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 - 7 £40,000 -
Glasgow -14 4 £47,500 +14.45%
Aberdeen - 2 £27,500 -
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Python
3 13 (43.33%) Linux
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 12 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Selenium
4 12 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 11 (36.67%) QA
5 11 (36.67%) HTML
5 11 (36.67%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) Web Development
6 10 (33.33%) Open Source
7 9 (30.00%) Java
8 8 (26.67%) Ruby
9 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
10 6 (20.00%) jQuery
10 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
10 6 (20.00%) RSpec
10 6 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (20.00%) Jasmine
10 6 (20.00%) AIX
10 6 (20.00%) Solaris
10 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (20.00%) MySQL
10 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.67%) TDD
11 5 (16.67%) Pair Programming

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
2 4 (13.33%) Wireless
3 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Selenium
1 12 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.00%) RSpec
2 6 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 5 (16.67%) Subversion
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) Hudson
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) QA Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Programmer
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support
7 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
1 11 (36.67%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) jQuery
2 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (16.67%) SOAP
3 5 (16.67%) Web Services
3 5 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 5 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 5 (16.67%) RESTful
3 5 (16.67%) HTML5
3 5 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) CSS3
4 1 (3.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Open Source
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) AIX
3 6 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 12 (40.00%) Scrum
2 12 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 5 (16.67%) MVC
5 5 (16.67%) OO
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.67%) Dependency Management
5 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
5 5 (16.67%) BDD
5 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Refactoring
6 4 (13.33%) Release Management
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Python
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) Ruby
5 6 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Apple
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.33%) Google