The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - 153 144
Permanent jobs citing W3C 0 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.76% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
W3C
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1128 1320 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.00% 38.57% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 686 799 614
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

W3C
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Scotland region.

W3C Salary Trend in Scotland

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing W3C 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 W3C.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) User Experience
5 6 (50.00%) CSS3
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
6 5 (41.67%) Web Development
7 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
7 4 (33.33%) CMS
7 4 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (33.33%) XSL
8 3 (25.00%) WCAG
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
9 2 (16.67%) XHTML
9 2 (16.67%) B2B
9 2 (16.67%) Adobe
9 2 (16.67%) Degree
9 2 (16.67%) Marketing
9 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (16.67%) Web Design
9 2 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
9 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (16.67%) Sass
9 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing W3C 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 W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) UI Designer
2 6 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Designer
2 6 (50.00%) UI Programmer
3 4 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior UI Designer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UX Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) XSL
5 2 (16.67%) XHTML
5 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe