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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank - 157 165
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.098% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,000 £22,600
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +32.74%
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
2665 2660 2763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.37% 87.21% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1702 1798
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) MSDE
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Lumension

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Becrypt
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Lumension
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft