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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 153 149 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.066% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.73% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
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
953 780 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.76% 25.69% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 573 496 585
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 28 August 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 August 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
Stirling - 3 £73,500 -
Aberdeen - 2 £27,500 -
Glasgow -14 1 £45,000 +8.43%
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (70.00%) Windows
1 21 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (63.33%) Python
3 14 (46.67%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) 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
6 10 (33.33%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) CSS
7 9 (30.00%) AIX
7 9 (30.00%) Solaris
8 8 (26.67%) Ruby
8 8 (26.67%) Web Development
8 8 (26.67%) Open Source
9 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
9 7 (23.33%) Java
10 6 (20.00%) MySQL
10 6 (20.00%) MVC
10 6 (20.00%) jQuery
10 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (20.00%) RSpec
10 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
10 6 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (20.00%) Jasmine
11 5 (16.67%) Ember.js
11 5 (16.67%) Backbone.js

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Selenium
1 12 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (20.00%) RSpec
2 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) Hudson
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) QA Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) HTML
1 10 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) jQuery
2 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 5 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 3 (10.00%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) RESTful
4 3 (10.00%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.33%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) CSS3
5 1 (3.33%) WAP
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Open Source
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) AIX
3 9 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX
5 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 12 (40.00%) Scrum
2 12 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 5 (16.67%) BDD
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 5 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Refactoring
7 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) Dependency Management
8 2 (6.67%) Email Management
8 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Python
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) Ruby
4 7 (23.33%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCITP
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Apple
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) VMware