Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 211 200
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +42
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 18 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.57% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Scotland median annual salary £51,500 £24,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +114.58% -43.53% -
10th Percentile £38,000 £24,000 £35,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £36,950 £52,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +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 2,128 2,105 1,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.11% 37.91% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,343 1,347 1,056
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,705 £44,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.31% +5.06%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £64,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Internet of Things
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet of Things in Scotland

Internet of Things
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Internet of Things in Scotland

Internet of Things
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet of Things in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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
Glasgow -8 8 £50,750 +26.88% 1
Edinburgh - 8 £57,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 2 £38,000 -
Internet of Things
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 18 (100.00%) Internet
2 10 (55.56%) Artificial Intelligence
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (38.89%) Big Data
4 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 4 (22.22%) Vue.js
6 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 3 (16.67%) Banking
7 3 (16.67%) CISMP
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (16.67%) CISM
7 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (16.67%) Wireless
7 3 (16.67%) MVC

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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Internet
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) Vue.js
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) React
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Artificial Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (16.67%) Data Privacy
5 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CISM
2 3 (16.67%) CISMP
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 3 (16.67%) PhD
2 3 (16.67%) SANS
3 2 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GDPR
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle