The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank - 152 170
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.35% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.93% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
Regular Expression
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1094 1183 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.88% 38.08% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 713 817 897
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Regular Expression
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the Scotland region.

Regular Expression Salary Trend in Scotland

Regular Expression
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Informatica
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 4 (100.00%) sed

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Applications Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Applications Support
1 4 (100.00%) Web Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) sed
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Informatica