Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Squid skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Squid over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Squid Cache
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 209 236
Permanent jobs citing Squid 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.077% 0.046%
As % of the System Software category - 0.73% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Scotland median annual salary - £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.58% +8.57%
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -10.53%

Squid is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 557 549 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.84% 10.61% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 401 363 329
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +2.04%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,350 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.53%

Squid
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Squid as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Squid in Scotland

Squid
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Squid in Scotland