The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 67 137 82
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -55
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 105 35 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.29% 0.94% 2.61%
As % of the General category 6.68% 2.14% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 60
Average salary £48,750 £32,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,550 £22,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Telecoms
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1572 1633 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.31% 43.92% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 955 1054 866
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Scotland

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Scotland

Telecoms
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 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
(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 +56 64 £50,000 -23.07% 12
Glasgow +15 34 £45,000 +40.62% 11
West Lothian - 8 £53,750 - 1
Argyll and Bute - 2 £38,500 -
Aberdeen +25 1 - -
Telecoms
UK

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 193 (79.75%) Finance
2 171 (70.66%) Banking
3 135 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (35.54%) Python
5 83 (34.30%) JavaScript
6 82 (33.88%) TDD
7 79 (32.64%) Java
8 71 (29.34%) Degree
9 69 (28.51%) Amazon AWS
10 67 (27.69%) Linux
11 63 (26.03%) Web Services
12 55 (22.73%) Games
13 54 (22.31%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (14.46%) QA
15 29 (11.98%) Configuration Management
16 28 (11.57%) HTML
16 28 (11.57%) CSS
16 28 (11.57%) Multithreading
16 28 (11.57%) RESTful
16 28 (11.57%) Amazon EC2
17 27 (11.16%) HTML5
18 26 (10.74%) Puppet
18 26 (10.74%) Unit Testing
18 26 (10.74%) Sass
18 26 (10.74%) LESS
18 26 (10.74%) Opscode Chef
18 26 (10.74%) MVC
19 24 (9.92%) Scrum
19 24 (9.92%) Relational Database
20 23 (9.50%) PHP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.89%) Apache
2 6 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (2.48%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.65%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.65%) Lync
5 3 (1.24%) SAS
5 3 (1.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.72%) MS Office
3 3 (1.24%) SPSS
4 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.41%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 69 (28.51%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (11.57%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.48%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (2.48%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (2.07%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.83%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.79%) WAN
2 13 (5.37%) Wireless
3 11 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (4.55%) LAN
4 8 (3.31%) WLAN
4 8 (3.31%) OSPF
4 8 (3.31%) BGP
5 7 (2.89%) 3G
5 7 (2.89%) RNC
5 7 (2.89%) 2G
5 7 (2.89%) WiMAX
5 7 (2.89%) UMTS
5 7 (2.89%) GSM
5 7 (2.89%) RIP
5 7 (2.89%) LTE
5 7 (2.89%) 4G
5 7 (2.89%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (2.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (2.48%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.92%) Relational Database
2 8 (3.31%) MySQL
2 8 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.48%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.48%) Apache Hive
3 6 (2.48%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.83%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (4.96%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.13%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.13%) Ant
2 10 (4.13%) Selenium
3 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
General
1 193 (79.75%) Finance
2 171 (70.66%) Banking
3 55 (22.73%) Games
4 14 (5.79%) Retail
5 11 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.07%) Legal
6 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.07%) Marketing
7 3 (1.24%) Publishing
7 3 (1.24%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.83%) Advertising
8 2 (0.83%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.83%) French Language
8 2 (0.83%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 75 (30.99%) Developer
2 28 (11.57%) Java Developer
3 26 (10.74%) Python Developer
4 20 (8.26%) Project Manager
5 15 (6.20%) Network Engineer
6 14 (5.79%) Analyst
7 13 (5.37%) QA Engineer
8 11 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 11 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (3.72%) Agile Project Manager
9 9 (3.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 9 (3.72%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (3.31%) Architect
10 8 (3.31%) Consultant
11 7 (2.89%) RAN Engineer
12 6 (2.48%) MySQL DBA
12 6 (2.48%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (2.48%) Lead Architect
12 6 (2.48%) Senior RAN Engineer
12 6 (2.48%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (26.03%) Web Services
2 28 (11.57%) HTML
2 28 (11.57%) CSS
2 28 (11.57%) RESTful
3 27 (11.16%) HTML5
4 26 (10.74%) Sass
4 26 (10.74%) LESS
5 22 (9.09%) WebSockets
6 11 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.24%) .NET
8 2 (0.83%) WinForms
8 2 (0.83%) WPF
9 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (4.55%) Cryptography
2 11 (4.55%) SCADA
2 11 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.89%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.07%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.65%) Handset
5 4 (1.65%) Statistics
6 3 (1.24%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.24%) Psychology
6 3 (1.24%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.24%) Economics
6 3 (1.24%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.83%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (0.83%) IPTV
7 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.83%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.83%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 67 (27.69%) Linux
2 21 (8.68%) Windows
3 9 (3.72%) UNIX
4 5 (2.07%) Android
4 5 (2.07%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.65%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.65%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.24%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.24%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (33.88%) TDD
3 54 (22.31%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (11.98%) Configuration Management
5 28 (11.57%) Multithreading
6 26 (10.74%) Unit Testing
6 26 (10.74%) MVC
7 24 (9.92%) Scrum
8 20 (8.26%) ITIL
9 16 (6.61%) DevOps
10 15 (6.20%) Test Scripting
11 14 (5.79%) Software Engineering
12 13 (5.37%) Regression Testing
12 13 (5.37%) Capacity Management
12 13 (5.37%) Black-Box Testing
12 13 (5.37%) SDLC
13 11 (4.55%) Cyber Security
13 11 (4.55%) Data Protection
13 11 (4.55%) Information Assurance
13 11 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 86 (35.54%) Python
2 83 (34.30%) JavaScript
3 79 (32.64%) Java
4 23 (9.50%) PHP
5 16 (6.61%) SQL
5 16 (6.61%) Ruby
6 3 (1.24%) C#
6 3 (1.24%) R
7 2 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.41%) Erlang
8 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.41%) Elixir
8 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 71 (29.34%) Degree
2 15 (6.20%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.55%) CISSP
3 11 (4.55%) CISA
3 11 (4.55%) CISM
4 9 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.48%) MBA
6 4 (1.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.83%) Avaya Certification
8 2 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.41%) HND
9 1 (0.41%) CCIE
9 1 (0.41%) CCNP
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (14.46%) QA
2 11 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.55%) COBIT
3 9 (3.72%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 26 (10.74%) Puppet
1 26 (10.74%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (6.20%) Graphite
2 15 (6.20%) Munin
2 15 (6.20%) Nagios
3 4 (1.65%) SCCM
4 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.41%) WSUS
4 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (6.20%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.79%) Cisco
3 12 (4.96%) Oracle
4 8 (3.31%) Avaya
5 7 (2.89%) Juniper
5 7 (2.89%) Nortel
5 7 (2.89%) Nokia
5 7 (2.89%) Ericsson
5 7 (2.89%) Fujitsu
6 6 (2.48%) F5
7 3 (1.24%) Mitel
7 3 (1.24%) Altiris
7 3 (1.24%) Google
8 2 (0.83%) Polycom
8 2 (0.83%) VMware
8 2 (0.83%) Citrix
9 1 (0.41%) BMC
9 1 (0.41%) SAP
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe
9 1 (0.41%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb beneifts
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + bonus pension, health, homeworking
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: superb beneifts
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago