Police Jobs in Scotland

Police
UK > Scotland

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Police in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Police over the 6 months to 18 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
18 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 284 170 142
Rank change year-on-year -114 -28 +31
Permanent jobs citing Police 8 63 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.12% 1.31% 1.73%
As % of the General category 0.17% 1.74% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 41
10th Percentile £56,400 £38,606 £31,133
25th Percentile £65,250 £45,044 £34,859
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £67,003 £39,810
Median % change year-on-year +19.40% +68.31% -1.91%
75th Percentile - £69,649 £45,607
90th Percentile - - £51,569
UK median annual salary £45,000 £49,088 £40,606
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.89% +2.00%

All General Skills
Scotland

Police is in the General 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 common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,778 3,621 3,485
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 72.15% 75.44% 61.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,562 1,739 1,910
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £59,526 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.80% +13.38% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,548 £86,200 £78,875
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Police
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Police as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Police in Scotland

Police
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Police in Scotland.

Salary trend for Police in Scotland

Police
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Police in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Police in Scotland

Police
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Police within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -131 7 £80,000 +19.40% 4
Edinburgh +8 1 - - 1
Police
UK

Police
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Azure
2 4 (50.00%) OCI
3 2 (25.00%) AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Entra ID
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 6 (75.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (25.00%) Documentation Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Senior
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Cloud Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (25.00%) Agile
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) Database Security
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (25.00%) Impact Assessments
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Transfer
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) OCA
3 2 (25.00%) OCP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware