Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 131 171
Rank change year-on-year -67 +40 +17
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 32 66 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.58% 1.41% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.54% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 33
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -22.73% +17.02%
10th Percentile £31,795 £25,750 £30,150
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,250 £86,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.40% -6.19% +6.59%

Change Control is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,040 4,283 5,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.07% 91.28% 90.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,301 2,702 3,515
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Scotland

Change Control
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Control in Scotland.

Salary trend for Change Control in Scotland

Change Control
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Change Control in Scotland

Change Control
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -40 15 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Glasgow -45 12 £42,500 - 3
West Lothian - 3 £37,500 -
Inverclyde +4 2 £37,750 -0.66%
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Change Control 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
4 9 (28.13%) Firewall
4 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) VMware
4 9 (28.13%) SCCM
4 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
5 8 (25.00%) ITIL
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.88%) SAN
6 7 (21.88%) DHCP
6 7 (21.88%) DNS
6 7 (21.88%) SCOM
6 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
6 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
7 6 (18.75%) SDLC
7 6 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 6 (18.75%) GMP
7 6 (18.75%) ERP
7 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) DHCP
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 7 (21.88%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) NAS
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.25%) MS Access
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) GIS
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Dynamics AX Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Oracle Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
1 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
1 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
3 6 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (18.75%) ERP
3 6 (18.75%) SDLC
3 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Innovative Thinking
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) IT Strategy
6 3 (9.38%) Process Management
6 3 (9.38%) Service Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.25%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.25%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) GMP
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
3 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
2 7 (21.88%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Lotus
5 1 (3.13%) Avaya
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy