Period
to 3 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Internet of Things in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet of Things over the 6 months to 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 207 228
Rank change year-on-year +60 +21 -30
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 14 22 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.49% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 1.15% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 10
Median annual salary £45,000 £54,860 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.97% +25.39% -7.89%
10th Percentile £38,750 £30,800 £24,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £56,474 £60,125
UK median annual salary £57,500 £53,680 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.12% -2.40% +10.00%

Internet of Things 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 1,060 1,909 2,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 36.81% 36.40% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 704 1,247 1,443
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Internet of Things
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Internet of Things as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Internet of Things in Scotland

Internet of Things
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Internet of Things in Scotland.

Salary trend for Internet of Things in Scotland

Internet of Things
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet of Things in Scotland over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Internet of Things in Scotland

Internet of Things
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet of Things within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. 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
Highlands - 7 - -
Glasgow +16 4 £42,500 +8.28%
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 -
Internet of Things
UK

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, IT jobs citing Internet of Things 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 Internet of Things.

1 14 (100.00%) Internet
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Information Security
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 7 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 7 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 7 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 7 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (50.00%) Cybercrime
3 7 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 7 (50.00%) Decision-Making
4 3 (21.43%) Android Development
4 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
4 3 (21.43%) Android
4 3 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) JNI
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Objective-C

Internet of Things
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 14 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) German Language
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Junior
2 3 (21.43%) Junior Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Junior Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Commercial Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Channel Sales Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Sales Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) JNI
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Cybercrime
1 7 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 7 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 7 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 7 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (21.43%) Android Development
3 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
3 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
3 3 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Assembly Language
1 3 (21.43%) C
1 3 (21.43%) C++
1 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
1 3 (21.43%) Perl
1 3 (21.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HubSpot