Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure Scotland
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1158 1111 1220
Rank change year-on-year -47 +109 +46
Permanent jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 41 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.034% 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 40
UK median annual salary £46,750 £31,750 £16,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.24% +92.42% -63.33%
10th Percentile £34,173 £24,250 £15,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £37,188 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £31,750 £16,500
% change year-on-year +22.83% +92.42% -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 22,754 21,753 27,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.91% 12.39% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,737 17,213 21,634
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,594 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Top 9 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 23 February 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 -7 30 £41,000 +60.78% 10
UK excluding London -15 30 £39,000 +22.83% 29
North of England +17 20 £41,000 +60.78% 3
Yorkshire +28 12 £38,000 +49.02% 2
Scotland -48 6 £32,000 -4.48% 22
London - 6 £90,000 - 3
North West - 5 - -
South East +8 4 £32,500 -22.16%
North East - 3 £69,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) Python
2 18 (43.90%) Broadband
2 18 (43.90%) Workflow
3 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
4 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (34.15%) Go
5 13 (31.71%) Ruby
5 13 (31.71%) Puppet
6 12 (29.27%) Scrum
6 12 (29.27%) Linux
6 12 (29.27%) HTML
6 12 (29.27%) CSS
6 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
7 10 (24.39%) Ansible
7 10 (24.39%) Microservices
7 10 (24.39%) SQL
7 10 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
7 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
8 9 (21.95%) Java
8 9 (21.95%) C#
8 9 (21.95%) .NET
8 9 (21.95%) Line Management
9 8 (19.51%) R
9 8 (19.51%) Virtual Team
9 8 (19.51%) Perl
9 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
9 8 (19.51%) SOA
10 7 (17.07%) Oracle

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 5 (12.20%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) Documentum
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) npm
3 3 (7.32%) GitHub
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) Broadband
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) VLAN
3 1 (2.44%) VoIP
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.44%) Wireless
3 1 (2.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.44%) Big Data
6 1 (2.44%) GIS
6 1 (2.44%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) gulp
3 5 (12.20%) GitLab
3 5 (12.20%) Moq
3 5 (12.20%) NUnit
4 4 (9.76%) Jasmine
4 4 (9.76%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (9.76%) Protractor
5 3 (7.32%) Grunt
5 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.32%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) .NET Software Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Architect
2 5 (12.20%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
3 4 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Data Coordinator
5 1 (2.44%) Data Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (2.44%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Marketing Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Strategy Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
1 12 (29.27%) CSS
1 12 (29.27%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) .NET
3 7 (17.07%) Node.js
4 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
4 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (12.20%) Entity Framework
4 5 (12.20%) jQuery
4 5 (12.20%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (12.20%) RESTful
4 5 (12.20%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (9.76%) JMS
5 4 (9.76%) JSON
5 4 (9.76%) Middleware
5 4 (9.76%) RAML
5 4 (9.76%) Sass
6 3 (7.32%) REST
6 3 (7.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Virtual Team
2 5 (12.20%) BBC
2 5 (12.20%) Cloud Native
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Debian
2 5 (12.20%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Workflow
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Scrum
4 10 (24.39%) Microservices
4 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
5 9 (21.95%) Line Management
6 8 (19.51%) SOA
7 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.20%) DevOps
7 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) SDLC
8 4 (9.76%) Data Management
8 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
8 4 (9.76%) Validation
9 3 (7.32%) BPEL
9 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Document Management
9 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
9 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) Python
3 14 (34.15%) Go
4 13 (31.71%) Ruby
5 10 (24.39%) SQL
6 9 (21.95%) C#
6 9 (21.95%) Java
7 8 (19.51%) Perl
7 8 (19.51%) R
8 5 (12.20%) C
8 5 (12.20%) C++
9 4 (9.76%) ES6
9 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
9 4 (9.76%) Scala
9 4 (9.76%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
3 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Puppet
2 10 (24.39%) Ansible
3 5 (12.20%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (12.20%) Kubernetes
3 5 (12.20%) Mesos
3 5 (12.20%) systemd
4 3 (7.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) BT
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.20%) Xamarin
3 3 (7.32%) EMC
3 3 (7.32%) Pega
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Sage