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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 151 162 162
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 12 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.32% 0.061%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.50% 1.32% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +2.40%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
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
800 906 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.34% 24.42% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 475 562 580
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
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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
Glasgow +16 5 £47,500 - 1
Edinburgh 0 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Stirling - 1 £40,000 -
Mac OS X
UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 15 (55.56%) Android
4 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (25.93%) GIS
6 7 (25.93%) Java SE
6 7 (25.93%) Degree
6 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
6 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 7 (25.93%) Python
6 7 (25.93%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 7 (25.93%) QA
6 7 (25.93%) WPF
6 7 (25.93%) iOS SDK
6 7 (25.93%) Qt
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Phone
6 7 (25.93%) Xamarin
7 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) ISEB
8 5 (18.52%) Citrix
8 5 (18.52%) LAN
8 5 (18.52%) WAN
8 5 (18.52%) JIRA
8 5 (18.52%) Ruby
8 5 (18.52%) Software Testing

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.70%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
1 5 (18.52%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) PSTN
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Bugzilla
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (18.52%) FogBugz
2 4 (14.81%) Hudson
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Xcode
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Russian Language
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Graduate
4 4 (14.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate Software Tester
7 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
1 7 (25.93%) Java SE
1 7 (25.93%) WPF
1 7 (25.93%) Qt
1 7 (25.93%) iOS SDK
2 3 (11.11%) UIKit
2 3 (11.11%) Core Animation
2 3 (11.11%) JSON
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) GIS
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) iPhone
2 3 (11.11%) iPad
2 3 (11.11%) Animation
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 15 (55.56%) Android
4 7 (25.93%) Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Phone
5 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) AIX
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Test Management
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (18.52%) Time Management
3 5 (18.52%) Cyber Security
4 4 (14.81%) Computer Security
5 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
1 7 (25.93%) Python
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) ISEB
2 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) XenApp
2 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Xamarin
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Apple
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) Google
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