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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 143 159 151
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Regular Expression 12 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.031% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 0.074% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -23.07%
Regular Expression
UK

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
1215 1353 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.40% 41.33% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 886 866 801
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regular Expression within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 December 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 - 12 £45,000 -
Regular Expression
UK

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) Degree
2 16 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 16 (80.00%) XML
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) Visualisation
4 12 (60.00%) Open Source
4 12 (60.00%) SIEM
4 12 (60.00%) Finance
4 12 (60.00%) Analytics
5 11 (55.00%) Information Security
6 10 (50.00%) CISSP
6 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (50.00%) SSCP
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco
6 10 (50.00%) GIAC
6 10 (50.00%) CEH
7 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) GCIA
8 4 (20.00%) GSEC
8 4 (20.00%) GCIH
8 4 (20.00%) Data Management
8 4 (20.00%) SSH
8 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (20.00%) XPath
8 4 (20.00%) GWAPT
8 4 (20.00%) GPEN
8 4 (20.00%) OSCP

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) SSH
2 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (20.00%) Network Security
2 4 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (20.00%) LDAP
2 4 (20.00%) FTP
2 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Security Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 5 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Security Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (20.00%) WCF
2 4 (20.00%) jQuery
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Visualisation
1 12 (60.00%) Open Source
2 4 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) SIEM
1 12 (60.00%) Analytics
2 11 (55.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) Data Management
3 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) OOD
3 4 (20.00%) Data Security
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C#
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
1 4 (20.00%) XQuery
1 4 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) SSCP
2 10 (50.00%) GIAC
2 10 (50.00%) CISSP
2 10 (50.00%) CEH
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) GCIA
3 4 (20.00%) GSEC
3 4 (20.00%) GCIH
3 4 (20.00%) GWAPT
3 4 (20.00%) GPEN
3 4 (20.00%) OSCP
3 4 (20.00%) OSCE
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (10.00%) LogRhythm