Period
to 25 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure Scotland
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1142 1132 1215
Rank change year-on-year -10 +83 +56
Permanent jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 44 52 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.030% 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.25% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 50
UK median annual salary £41,000 £69,000 £16,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.58% +318.18% -67.00%
10th Percentile £28,150 £24,500 £15,750
90th Percentile £46,773 £71,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £69,000 £16,500
% change year-on-year -44.93% +318.18% -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 22,938 20,894 26,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.18% 12.07% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17,563 16,110 20,926
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -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 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Top 11 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 June 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 +9 39 £41,000 -42.66% 7
UK excluding London -14 38 £38,000 -44.93% 19
North of England +53 28 £38,000 -19.58% 2
Yorkshire +54 23 £39,500 +54.90%
London -23 6 £44,499 -37.76% 3
Scotland -30 5 £32,000 +6.67% 15
South East -6 4 £39,250 -21.50% 1
North West - 3 £35,000 - 1
North East -19 2 £37,250 -46.01% 1
West Midlands -2 1 - -
Midlands -18 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 23 (52.27%) HTML
1 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) CSS
4 19 (43.18%) Workflow
4 19 (43.18%) Broadband
4 19 (43.18%) Scrum
5 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
5 17 (38.64%) SQL
5 17 (38.64%) Line Management
6 16 (36.36%) Perl
6 16 (36.36%) Python
6 16 (36.36%) R
6 16 (36.36%) Ruby
7 11 (25.00%) Linux
7 11 (25.00%) Java
7 11 (25.00%) C
7 11 (25.00%) C++
7 11 (25.00%) Microservices
7 11 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
8 10 (22.73%) GitLab
8 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (22.73%) Ansible
8 10 (22.73%) Go
8 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
8 10 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (22.73%) Puppet
8 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 9 (20.45%) BC Cleared

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 3 (6.82%) Confluence
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.82%) SPSS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
3 1 (2.27%) npm
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) Broadband
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) VLAN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.73%) GitLab
3 7 (15.91%) Grunt
3 7 (15.91%) gulp
4 3 (6.82%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.27%) webpack
General
1 7 (15.91%) Marketing
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (11.36%) Backend Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Product Owner
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Architect
6 1 (2.27%) C Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) HTML
2 20 (45.45%) CSS
3 10 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.64%) Node.js
5 6 (13.64%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 4 (9.09%) .NET
7 3 (6.82%) React
8 1 (2.27%) Angular 2
8 1 (2.27%) jQuery
8 1 (2.27%) RequireJS
8 1 (2.27%) REST
8 1 (2.27%) RESTful
8 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) User Experience
3 6 (13.64%) Virtual Team
4 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.82%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.27%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Scrum
2 19 (43.18%) Workflow
3 17 (38.64%) Line Management
4 11 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
4 11 (25.00%) Microservices
5 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.64%) Front End Development
6 6 (13.64%) Pair Programming
6 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) Time Management
6 6 (13.64%) Web Application Development
7 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) CHAID
8 3 (6.82%) ITIL
8 3 (6.82%) ITSM
8 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) Service Management
8 3 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 16 (36.36%) Perl
3 16 (36.36%) Python
3 16 (36.36%) R
3 16 (36.36%) Ruby
4 11 (25.00%) C
4 11 (25.00%) C++
4 11 (25.00%) Java
5 10 (22.73%) Go
6 4 (9.09%) C#
7 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) BC Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (18.18%) Degree
4 6 (13.64%) DBS Check
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) HNC
6 1 (2.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Ansible
1 10 (22.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Capita
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) Pega