The first table below looks at the demand for SCons skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCons over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SCons
Rank 929 885 872
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -13
Permanent jobs citing SCons 6 3 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.030% 0.018% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 33
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19702 16814 18435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.05% 14.87% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16217 14305 16261
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SCons
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCons within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SCons Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCons
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCons within the UK.

SCons Salary Trend in the UK

SCons
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCons over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

SCons Salary Histogram in the UK

SCons
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCons within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 6 £34,000 -15.00%
Manchester - 4 £34,000 -
North West - 4 £34,000 -
Cambridge +14 2 £36,250 -9.37%
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £36,250 -9.37%
East of England -6 2 £36,250 -9.37%

SCons
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SCons 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 SCons.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) C++
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) Perforce
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) Bugzilla
5 4 (44.44%) Subversion
5 4 (44.44%) PHP
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
5 4 (44.44%) Hudson
5 4 (44.44%) QA
5 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (22.22%) C
7 2 (22.22%) Text Mining
7 2 (22.22%) Google
7 2 (22.22%) VLAN
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) IMAP
7 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 2 (22.22%) Computer Science

SCons
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SCons 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 SCons. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) TWiki
1 2 (22.22%) MediaWiki
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
1 2 (22.22%) IMAP
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) OpenVPN
2 1 (11.11%) GSM
2 1 (11.11%) TETRA
2 1 (11.11%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Text Mining
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Bugzilla
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Hudson
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) MSI
3 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
3 2 (22.22%) GCC
3 2 (22.22%) WiX
3 2 (22.22%) MSBuild
3 2 (22.22%) GoogleTest
4 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (11.11%) CruiseControl
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
1 2 (22.22%) Grid Computing
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
1 2 (22.22%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
5 2 (22.22%) Debian
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) C++
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Postgraduate
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Samba
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
1 2 (22.22%) Postfix
1 2 (22.22%) OpenSSH
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Perforce
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft