The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Software Distribution skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Distribution
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 131 167
Rank change year-on-year -15 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 3 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 1.13% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 1.24% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £36,513 £40,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.84% -  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £40,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -40.74% +35.00%  

Software Distribution is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2422 2591 2825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.43% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 1456 1769
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Distribution
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Software Distribution as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Distribution in Scotland

Software Distribution
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Software Distribution in Scotland

Software Distribution
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Glasgow -10 1 £36,513 -
Software Distribution
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Sophos
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office

Software Distribution
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 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Flink
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Deskside Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support
1 2 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (12.50%) Kafka
1 1 (12.50%) NumPy
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) ITSM
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Groovy
2 2 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (25.00%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (12.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Lotus
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) MobileIron
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy
1 2 (25.00%) Snow
1 2 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk