The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 94 92 92
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.089% 0.15% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.92% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 10
Median salary - £40,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  

Mac OS X is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 249 218 314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 22.11% 16.42% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 154 143 197
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Mac OS X in Edinburgh

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) FogBugz
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) FogBugz
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware