Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK > Scotland
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 203 204
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 +31
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 6 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.57% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.56% 2.50% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 22
Scotland median annual salary £31,250 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.19% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £19,850 £31,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £47,750 £58,250 £48,750
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

Mac OS X is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1081 1321 1498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.47% 22.78% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 643 775 885
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Scotland

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Mac OS X in Scotland

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in Scotland over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Mac OS X in Scotland

Mac OS X
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 28 July 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 -3 4 £21,500 -38.57%
Glasgow 0 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Mac OS X
UK

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) German Language
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Dutch Language
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing

Mac OS X
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 (16.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Clang
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) GDB
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 3 (50.00%) German Language
2 2 (33.33%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
1 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
1 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
1 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware