The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Mac OS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
UK / Scotland
Rank 138 153 151
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.13% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.64% 0.48% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Median salary £50,500 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.25% +45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Mac OS 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 467 630 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.50% 21.66% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 269 380 406
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Mac OS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in Scotland

Mac OS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Mac OS in Scotland

Mac OS
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 2 - -
Glasgow +21 1 £50,500 +5.20%
Mac OS
UK

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Mac OS 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.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Android Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server

Mac OS
Top Related 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 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Android Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Android Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) VMware