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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 160 157 152
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing W3C 12 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.60% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Average salary £34,000 £33,998 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,450 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,199 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
1367 1340 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.00% 36.23% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 831 884 729
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,689 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Glasgow 0 6 £31,250 -0.79%
Edinburgh 0 5 £34,000 -9.33%
Highlands - 1 £40,000 -
W3C
UK

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (75.00%) Web Services
1 9 (75.00%) XML
1 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
2 8 (66.67%) Apache
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) Web Development
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
5 5 (41.67%) Web Application Development
5 5 (41.67%) CSS3
5 5 (41.67%) Android
5 5 (41.67%) RESTful
5 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
5 5 (41.67%) Separation of Concerns
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (41.67%) HttpUnit
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) JPA
5 5 (41.67%) CMS
5 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 5 (41.67%) Alterian
5 5 (41.67%) Content Management

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 8 (66.67%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) CMS
2 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) HttpUnit
1 5 (41.67%) JMeter
1 5 (41.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) gulp
2 2 (16.67%) Grunt
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
5 2 (16.67%) UI Programmer
6 1 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
6 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
1 9 (75.00%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) CSS3
5 5 (41.67%) RESTful
5 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) JPA
5 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) J2EE
5 5 (41.67%) JSP
5 5 (41.67%) Servlets
6 3 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (25.00%) XSL
7 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (25.00%) Physics
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Web Development
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) Web Application Development
2 5 (41.67%) Separation of Concerns
2 5 (41.67%) Content Management
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Active Record
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) PHP5
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) HNC
2 3 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) WAI
1 4 (33.33%) Section 508
2 2 (16.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Alterian
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) PayPal
2 3 (25.00%) WorldPay
3 2 (16.67%) Google