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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 158 160 156
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 16 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.032% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.63% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £21,500 £20,900
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -12.00%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
984 895 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.09% 28.28% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 641 491 619
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 14 £40,000 - 4
Glasgow - 4 £36,250 -
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (79.17%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Python
3 13 (54.17%) Scrum
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
5 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Selenium
5 11 (45.83%) WebDriver
6 10 (41.67%) QA
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) Java
6 10 (41.67%) CSS
7 9 (37.50%) Web Development
8 8 (33.33%) Open Source
9 7 (29.17%) Ruby
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (25.00%) TDD
10 6 (25.00%) jQuery
10 6 (25.00%) BDD
11 5 (20.83%) RESTful
11 5 (20.83%) RSpec
11 5 (20.83%) HTML5
11 5 (20.83%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (20.83%) Jasmine
11 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
11 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
11 5 (20.83%) HTTP
11 5 (20.83%) MVC

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Selenium
1 11 (45.83%) WebDriver
2 5 (20.83%) RSpec
2 5 (20.83%) Jasmine
2 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Hudson
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) QA Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
1 10 (41.67%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.83%) RESTful
3 5 (20.83%) HTML5
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) XML
3 5 (20.83%) JSON
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (16.67%) SOAP
4 4 (16.67%) Ember.js
4 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.17%) XSLT
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
5 1 (4.17%) Grails
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) BBC
4 1 (4.17%) Interactive TV
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) AIX
3 5 (20.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (54.17%) Scrum
3 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
3 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Web Development
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) BDD
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
8 4 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 4 (16.67%) Release Management
8 4 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 4 (16.67%) OO
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Dependency Management
8 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Python
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) Ruby
5 5 (20.83%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Google