Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for DECT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DECT over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 207 235
Rank change year-on-year -20 +28 +19
Permanent jobs citing DECT 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.018% 0.059% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.42% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +26.87% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,000 £34,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +34.33% -16.25%

DECT is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 704 709 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.48% 13.84% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 465 457 463
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,150 £23,200
90th Percentile £67,000 £57,800 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DECT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for DECT in Scotland

DECT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for DECT in Scotland

DECT
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DECT within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -10 1 £47,500 +11.76%
DECT
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing DECT 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 DECT.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee

DECT
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C