The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Distribution
Rank 169 152 157
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.054% 0.095% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £57,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -26.40%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £31,250 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+15.20% -0.79%
Software Distribution
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2971 2541 2409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.41% 80.54% 75.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1934 1654 1635
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Distribution Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Distribution
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Software Distribution Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Distribution
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 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
Glasgow - 2 £55,000 -
Software Distribution
UK

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Gradle
2 3 (60.00%) Dependency Management
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
1 3 (60.00%) Gradle
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Physics
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Build Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Dependency Management
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Fujitsu