Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Disclosure Scotland over the 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure Scotland
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1141 1140 1206
Rank change year-on-year -1 +66 +68
Permanent jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 39 39 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.023% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 52
UK median annual salary £43,000 £33,500 £16,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.36% +103.03% -67.00%
10th Percentile £34,173 £24,250 £15,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,500 £30,000 £16,500
% change year-on-year +31.67% +81.82% -67.00%

Disclosure Scotland is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 22,967 20,621 26,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.98% 12.12% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17,810 16,316 21,317
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,975 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland within the UK over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. 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
England +4 31 £41,000 -30.21% 11
UK excluding London -14 27 £39,500 +31.67% 16
North of England 0 17 £38,000 +49.02%
Yorkshire +23 16 £38,000 +49.02%
London -8 7 £44,499 -25.84% 4
South East -5 6 £39,250 -5.99% 6
Scotland -38 3 £43,500 +45.00% 9
West Midlands -12 1 - - 1
Midlands -19 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland.

1 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
2 17 (43.59%) Broadband
2 17 (43.59%) Workflow
3 16 (41.03%) HTML
4 14 (35.90%) Python
5 13 (33.33%) SQL
5 13 (33.33%) CSS
6 12 (30.77%) Scrum
7 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.21%) Microservices
8 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
8 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
8 10 (25.64%) .NET
8 10 (25.64%) C#
9 9 (23.08%) Ruby
9 9 (23.08%) Degree
9 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (20.51%) Line Management
10 8 (20.51%) Marketing
10 8 (20.51%) R
10 8 (20.51%) Perl
11 7 (17.95%) Java
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
11 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.95%) Go
12 6 (15.38%) Ansible
12 6 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
12 6 (15.38%) SDLC
12 6 (15.38%) jQuery

Disclosure Scotland
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (2.56%) Apache
1 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SPSS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.38%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) npm
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) Broadband
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) GitLab
2 5 (12.82%) gulp
2 5 (12.82%) Moq
2 5 (12.82%) NUnit
3 4 (10.26%) Grunt
4 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.56%) Protractor
4 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 8 (20.51%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) .NET Software Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Backend Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.69%) Product Owner
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) C Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.56%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Strategy Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) HTML
2 13 (33.33%) CSS
3 10 (25.64%) .NET
3 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
4 6 (15.38%) jQuery
4 6 (15.38%) RESTful
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
5 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
5 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (12.82%) Entity Framework
5 5 (12.82%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (10.26%) Node.js
7 3 (7.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 2 (5.13%) Sass
9 1 (2.56%) JMS
9 1 (2.56%) JSON
9 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.56%) RAML
9 1 (2.56%) RequireJS
9 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) BBC
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.26%) Virtual Team
4 3 (7.69%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (7.69%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Native
5 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Debian
2 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Workflow
2 12 (30.77%) Scrum
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Microservices
4 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (20.51%) Line Management
6 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (15.38%) Migration
7 6 (15.38%) SDLC
8 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) SOA
9 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.69%) Analytics
10 3 (7.69%) Direct Marketing
10 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
10 3 (7.69%) Time Management
10 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) Python
3 13 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) C#
5 9 (23.08%) Ruby
6 8 (20.51%) Perl
6 8 (20.51%) R
7 7 (17.95%) Go
7 7 (17.95%) Java
8 6 (15.38%) C
8 6 (15.38%) C++
9 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.56%) ES6
10 1 (2.56%) Java 8
10 1 (2.56%) Scala
10 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) BC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Ansible
1 6 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) Mesos
2 1 (2.56%) systemd
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) BT
1 5 (12.82%) Xamarin
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Capita
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Pega
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat