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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 165 160 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.065% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
979 771 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.53% 24.98% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 596 478 586
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 12 September 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 12 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 - 4 £38,750 -
Stirling - 4 £73,500 -
Glasgow -15 1 £45,000 +46.34%
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) Python
4 16 (50.00%) Linux
5 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
6 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
7 11 (34.38%) Scrum
7 11 (34.38%) HTML
7 11 (34.38%) CSS
7 11 (34.38%) Selenium
7 11 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (34.38%) WebDriver
8 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
8 10 (31.25%) QA
8 10 (31.25%) AIX
8 10 (31.25%) Solaris
9 9 (28.13%) MVC
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.00%) OO
10 8 (25.00%) Ruby
10 8 (25.00%) Degree
10 8 (25.00%) jQuery
11 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Open Source
11 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
11 6 (18.75%) RSpec
11 6 (18.75%) Web Development
11 6 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Selenium
1 11 (34.38%) WebDriver
2 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
2 6 (18.75%) Jasmine
2 6 (18.75%) RSpec
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) Hudson
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) QA Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Programmer
5 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Operations Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) CSS
1 11 (34.38%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) jQuery
3 6 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (15.63%) Backbone.js
4 5 (15.63%) Ember.js
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.50%) .NET
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (3.13%) CSS3
7 1 (3.13%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) RESTful
7 1 (3.13%) JSON
7 1 (3.13%) SOAP
7 1 (3.13%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.75%) Open Source
4 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.38%) Physics
5 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.13%) PKI
6 1 (3.13%) iPad
6 1 (3.13%) FMCG
6 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) AIX
3 10 (31.25%) Solaris
4 4 (12.50%) UNIX
4 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
3 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
3 11 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (28.13%) MVC
5 8 (25.00%) OO
6 6 (18.75%) Web Development
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 5 (15.63%) BDD
7 5 (15.63%) TDD
7 5 (15.63%) Pair Programming
8 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.38%) OOP
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
9 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.25%) ITIL
9 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Email Management
9 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Python
2 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) Ruby
4 6 (18.75%) CoffeeScript
5 5 (15.63%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) C
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow