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 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure Scotland
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 896 954
Rank change year-on-year +62 +58  
Permanent jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 24 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.022% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 10
Median salary £60,000 £30,503 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +96.70% -43.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £16,500 £32,497
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £71,500 £49,001 £53,750
% change year-on-year +45.91% -8.83%  

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10038 12957 13717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.81% 13.00% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7731 10328 10752
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,875 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.88%  

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Disclosure Scotland as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Top 12 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 3 months to 28 May 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
England +79 24 £60,000 +263.63% 7
West Midlands +38 12 £71,500 -
London +54 9 £60,000 +263.63% 2
Birmingham +15 8 - -
Shropshire - 2 £71,500 -
East of England - 2 £58,750 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £58,750 -
Telford - 2 £71,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £58,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland.

1 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
2 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (46.67%) Firewall
4 20 (44.44%) DNS
4 20 (44.44%) Linux
4 20 (44.44%) Line Management
5 19 (42.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 19 (42.22%) IBM
6 18 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 18 (40.00%) SCCM
7 17 (37.78%) SCOM
7 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (37.78%) CMDB
7 17 (37.78%) LPIC
7 17 (37.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (37.78%) SSL
7 17 (37.78%) Red Hat
7 17 (37.78%) Firmware
7 17 (37.78%) IIS
7 17 (37.78%) SQL
7 17 (37.78%) Publishing
7 17 (37.78%) VMware
7 17 (37.78%) NetBackup
7 17 (37.78%) Backup Exec
7 17 (37.78%) Citrix
7 17 (37.78%) IT Strategy
7 17 (37.78%) Data Centre
7 17 (37.78%) Presales
8 13 (28.89%) SLA

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 17 (37.78%) IIS
2 11 (24.44%) Documentum
2 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
3 7 (15.56%) Apache
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (15.56%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.67%) WordPress
5 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.44%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) Firewall
2 20 (44.44%) DNS
3 17 (37.78%) SSL
4 7 (15.56%) Internet
5 4 (8.89%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (6.67%) Broadband
7 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
1 11 (24.44%) Selenium
2 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Maven
4 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (37.78%) Publishing
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Pega Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Software Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Lead Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Lead Software Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Principal Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Angular Developer
6 1 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.22%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Middleware
1 11 (24.44%) REST
1 11 (24.44%) SOAP
1 11 (24.44%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) LAMP
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) Angular 2
4 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) CSS3
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) Node.js
4 1 (2.22%) WinForms
4 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) CMDB
1 17 (37.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Line Management
2 18 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 17 (37.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (37.78%) IT Strategy
3 17 (37.78%) Presales
4 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (24.44%) BPEL
5 11 (24.44%) BPMN
5 11 (24.44%) Case Management
5 11 (24.44%) Data Management
5 11 (24.44%) DevOps
5 11 (24.44%) Document Management
5 11 (24.44%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 11 (24.44%) QMS
5 11 (24.44%) Quality Management
5 11 (24.44%) Risk Management
5 11 (24.44%) SOA
5 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
5 11 (24.44%) TOGAF
5 11 (24.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (4.44%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
2 19 (42.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 17 (37.78%) LPIC
4 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (37.78%) Firmware
2 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) SCCM
2 17 (37.78%) Backup Exec
2 17 (37.78%) NetBackup
2 17 (37.78%) SCOM
3 11 (24.44%) Puppet
4 7 (15.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) IBM
3 17 (37.78%) Citrix
3 17 (37.78%) Red Hat
3 17 (37.78%) VMware
4 11 (24.44%) EMC
4 11 (24.44%) Pega
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) BT
6 2 (4.44%) Lotus
7 1 (2.22%) ClickTale
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
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