Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure Scotland
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 763 1027 1100
Rank change year-on-year +264 +73 +52
Permanent jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 5 5 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.022%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.065% 0.032% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 16
Median annual salary £42,653 £40,000 £34,390
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.63% +16.31% -40.19%
10th Percentile £31,009 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £44,330 £57,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,653 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.63% -20.00% +21.95%

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 7,634 15,767 21,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.01% 12.54% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,648 12,270 15,658
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Disclosure Scotland.

Salary trend for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Disclosure Scotland over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Top 2 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 24 January 2021. 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
UK excluding London +230 5 £42,653 +6.63% 19
Scotland +38 5 £42,653 +6.63% 16

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 5 (100.00%) Public Sector
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Human-Centred Design
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (20.00%) A/B Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Java 8
3 1 (20.00%) Trunk-Based Development

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (100.00%) Public Sector
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
1 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Human-Centred Design
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Trunk-Based Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Java 8
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft