Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 199 238
Rank change year-on-year -25 +39 -
Permanent jobs citing Internet of Things 12 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.24% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.60% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 3
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £21,700 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £72,000 £50,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.91%

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 2,323 2,014 2,659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.13% 40.71% 45.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,544 1,284 1,413
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £73,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +5.66%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -23 10 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Edinburgh -15 2 £51,250 -24.07%
Internet of Things
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 12 (100.00%) Internet
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Marketing
5 4 (33.33%) Social Media
6 3 (25.00%) GitHub
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) Big Data
6 3 (25.00%) React
7 2 (16.67%) Open Source Development
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 2 (16.67%) GDPR
7 2 (16.67%) User Experience
7 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
7 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (16.67%) Ansible
7 2 (16.67%) Docker
7 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
7 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (16.67%) Threat Management
7 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (16.67%) SANS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) GitHub
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Blockchain
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Content Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Content Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Polyglot Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (25.00%) React
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (16.67%) SCADA
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) RAD
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java 8
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CISM
2 2 (16.67%) CISMP
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 2 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) GDPR
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Saba
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle