Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ZigBee skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ZigBee over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ZigBee
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 212 240
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28 -
Permanent jobs citing ZigBee 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.053% 0.077% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.55% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
UK median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +3.89% +4.05% -13.50%

ZigBee is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 701 727 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.49% 13.99% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 465 471 468
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ZigBee
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for ZigBee in Scotland

ZigBee
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ZigBee in Scotland

ZigBee
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ZigBee within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 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 -12 2 £46,250 +8.82%
West Lothian -2 1 £40,000 -
ZigBee
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee.

1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (33.33%) Trac
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) RS-232
3 1 (33.33%) RS-485
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) DECT
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

ZigBee
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 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) DECT
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (33.33%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Trac
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware