Period
to 21 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Structures in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Structures over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 164 205
Rank change year-on-year -17 +41 +17
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 54 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.94% 1.06% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.30% 2.59% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 18
Scotland median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.66% +76.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £36,150
90th Percentile £130,000 £75,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%

Data Structures is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,345 2,165 2,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.81% 41.09% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,552 1,360 1,370
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.83% -3.89% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Data Structures as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in Scotland

Data Structures
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Structures in Scotland

Data Structures
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Structures in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in Scotland

Data Structures
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Structures within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 July 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 +7 36 £75,000 +36.36% 2
Glasgow -38 12 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Fife - 5 - -
Dundee +10 1 £35,000 -6.67%
Data Structures
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Data Structures also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Structures.

1 40 (74.07%) Software Engineering
2 35 (64.81%) Algorithms
3 28 (51.85%) Java
4 24 (44.44%) OO
5 23 (42.59%) Degree
5 23 (42.59%) Test Automation
6 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (33.33%) Python
8 17 (31.48%) SQL
8 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
10 15 (27.78%) C++
11 14 (25.93%) Git (software)
12 13 (24.07%) Linux
12 13 (24.07%) Mathematics
13 12 (22.22%) Subversion
13 12 (22.22%) Finance
13 12 (22.22%) Mercurial
13 12 (22.22%) NoSQL
14 11 (20.37%) Decision-Making
15 10 (18.52%) C#
16 9 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
17 8 (14.81%) SDLC
17 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (12.96%) Analytics
18 7 (12.96%) Docker
18 7 (12.96%) Open Source
18 7 (12.96%) CentOS
18 7 (12.96%) Hadoop
18 7 (12.96%) Visualisation

Data Structures
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 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
2 1 (1.85%) Jetty
2 1 (1.85%) nginx
2 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.85%) Tornado
2 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) iTunes
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 7 (12.96%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.56%) Big Data
4 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.70%) Redis
6 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.85%) MS Access
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.85%) Riak
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.22%) Mercurial
2 12 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.85%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.85%) Gatling
3 1 (1.85%) JMeter
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) The Grinder
3 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Marketing
3 6 (11.11%) Electronics
3 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.26%) Games
4 5 (9.26%) Law
5 3 (5.56%) Banking
6 2 (3.70%) Advertising
6 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Software Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Development Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Software Development Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) 3D Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Python Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.70%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) OpenGL
2 6 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (5.56%) Kafka
4 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.70%) Flask
4 2 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (3.70%) React
5 1 (1.85%) Apache CXF
5 1 (1.85%) Celery
5 1 (1.85%) HTML5
5 1 (1.85%) JPA
5 1 (1.85%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (1.85%) Node.js
5 1 (1.85%) NumPy
5 1 (1.85%) Pandas
5 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.85%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) RESTful
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.85%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 35 (64.81%) Algorithms
2 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.26%) iPhone
4 5 (9.26%) PlayStation
4 5 (9.26%) Xbox
5 4 (7.41%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.85%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.85%) Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) Equities
7 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) CentOS
3 6 (11.11%) Android
3 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.41%) Unix
4 4 (7.41%) Windows
5 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Software Engineering
2 24 (44.44%) OO
3 23 (42.59%) Test Automation
4 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (24.07%) Mathematics
7 11 (20.37%) Decision-Making
8 8 (14.81%) SDLC
9 7 (12.96%) Analytics
9 7 (12.96%) Open Source
9 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
10 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.11%) DevOps
10 6 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 5 (9.26%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (9.26%) Data Science
11 5 (9.26%) Physics
11 5 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (9.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) Java
2 18 (33.33%) Python
3 17 (31.48%) SQL
4 15 (27.78%) C++
5 10 (18.52%) C#
6 6 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.26%) ActionScript
7 5 (9.26%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (9.26%) GLSL
8 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.41%) Ruby
9 3 (5.56%) Scala
10 2 (3.70%) C
10 2 (3.70%) Groovy
11 1 (1.85%) Erlang
11 1 (1.85%) Haskell
11 1 (1.85%) Lua
11 1 (1.85%) Perl
11 1 (1.85%) PHP
11 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Degree
2 9 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Docker
2 4 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.85%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.85%) logstash
3 1 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) SAP
2 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.41%) Splunk
4 2 (3.70%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) VMware