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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SCons
Rank 880 863 891
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs citing SCons 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.005% 0.043% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £42,500
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18956 16347 16914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.28% 15.08% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15933 13906 14645
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 4 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 1 August 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
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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
Cambridgeshire 0 1 - -
Cambridge -7 1 - -
East of England -21 1 - -
England -65 1 - -

SCons
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Perforce
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) Hudson
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) Subversion
5 4 (50.00%) QA
5 4 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (50.00%) PHP
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (50.00%) DevOps
6 3 (37.50%) C
6 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (25.00%) UNIX
7 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
7 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (25.00%) MS Office
7 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
8 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 1 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (12.50%) JUnit

SCons
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) GSM
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) TDMA
1 1 (12.50%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Hudson
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
4 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) GCC
4 1 (12.50%) GoogleTest
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Release Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Semantic Web
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Code Coverage
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Coverity
2 1 (12.50%) Google