Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 219 187
Rank change year-on-year +5 -32 +46
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 16 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.55% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 15
Scotland median annual salary £54,860 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.39% -2.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £36,600 £24,000 £27,050
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,125 £67,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 2,074 2,176 1,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.77% 37.65% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,327 1,455 1,119
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,423 £68,900 £67,650
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -4.00%

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 +32 5 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Dundee - 5 £54,860 -
Edinburgh 0 4 £57,500 -14.81%
South Lanarkshire - 2 £38,000 -
Internet of Things
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 16 (100.00%) Internet
2 8 (50.00%) PhD
3 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) Legal
5 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
5 5 (31.25%) Biometrics
5 5 (31.25%) Cryptocurrency
5 5 (31.25%) Social Media
6 4 (25.00%) Big Data
6 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
6 4 (25.00%) MySQL
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 3 (18.75%) CISMP
7 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
7 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 3 (18.75%) CISSP
7 3 (18.75%) CISM
7 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (18.75%) SANS
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (6.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
2 4 (25.00%) Big Data
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) MariaDB
4 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Graduate
3 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SAPUI5 Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) JNI
1 1 (6.25%) React
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (6.25%) SAPUI5
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Social Media
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) Biometrics
3 5 (31.25%) Cryptocurrency
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
5 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
5 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Statistics
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Android Development
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
1 2 (12.50%) C++
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
2 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) PhD
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) CISM
3 3 (18.75%) CISMP
3 3 (18.75%) CISSP
3 3 (18.75%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 3 (18.75%) SANS
4 2 (12.50%) HND
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) GDPR
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP