The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 68 109 81
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -28
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 97 66 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.20% 1.74% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 2.11% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 42 40
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £97,500 £54,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Analytics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2636 3134 2463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.97% 82.65% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 2076 1493
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analytics across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Analytics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Analytics Salary Trend in Scotland

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Analytics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +33 48 £50,750 -20.39% 5
Edinburgh +17 43 £43,750 -4.89% 16
Stirling +3 8 - - 2
Midlothian - 1 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 104 (53.06%) Finance
2 65 (33.16%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (29.59%) SQL
4 43 (21.94%) Oracle
5 42 (21.43%) Degree
6 36 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (17.86%) Coaching
8 34 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (16.84%) Data Analytics
10 30 (15.31%) ETL
11 28 (14.29%) SAS
11 28 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 26 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (13.27%) Big Data
13 25 (12.76%) Waterfall
13 25 (12.76%) Data Modelling
13 25 (12.76%) SQL Server
13 25 (12.76%) SAP
14 24 (12.24%) Marketing
15 23 (11.73%) Banking
15 23 (11.73%) Java
15 23 (11.73%) Mentoring
16 22 (11.22%) HTML
16 22 (11.22%) Web Services
17 21 (10.71%) CSS
17 21 (10.71%) ISEB
18 20 (10.20%) Business Objects
18 20 (10.20%) Information Security
19 19 (9.69%) PL/SQL
19 19 (9.69%) JavaScript

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (14.29%) SAS
2 5 (2.55%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.04%) CMS
3 4 (2.04%) Apache
3 4 (2.04%) JBoss
3 4 (2.04%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.53%) Liferay
4 3 (1.53%) WordPress
5 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.51%) Drupal
6 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.51%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.06%) SPSS
3 4 (2.04%) MS Office
4 2 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.08%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.14%) Network Security
2 5 (2.55%) Firewall
3 4 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.51%) PBX
5 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
1 26 (13.27%) Big Data
2 25 (12.76%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.16%) Hadoop
4 15 (7.65%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.12%) MongoDB
7 11 (5.61%) RDBMS
7 11 (5.61%) SAP BW
7 11 (5.61%) SAP BI
8 9 (4.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 9 (4.59%) OLAP
9 7 (3.57%) QlikView
9 7 (3.57%) Data Mining
10 6 (3.06%) MySQL
11 5 (2.55%) Apache Hive
11 5 (2.55%) HBase
11 5 (2.55%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 5 (2.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Selenium
1 10 (5.10%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.59%) TeamCity
2 9 (4.59%) WatiN
2 9 (4.59%) Cucumber
2 9 (4.59%) MSBuild
2 9 (4.59%) SpecFlow
2 9 (4.59%) GitLab
2 9 (4.59%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.59%) Subversion
3 4 (2.04%) Toad
4 3 (1.53%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.51%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.51%) JIRA
5 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 104 (53.06%) Finance
2 24 (12.24%) Marketing
3 23 (11.73%) Banking
4 12 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.10%) Retail
6 9 (4.59%) Law
7 6 (3.06%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.55%) Games
8 5 (2.55%) Legal
9 4 (2.04%) Retail Banking
9 4 (2.04%) Automotive
9 4 (2.04%) Advertising
10 3 (1.53%) Publishing
11 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.51%) Front Office
11 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (21.43%) Consultant
2 27 (13.78%) Developer
3 18 (9.18%) Analyst
4 15 (7.65%) SAP Consultant
5 13 (6.63%) Senior Developer
6 11 (5.61%) Test Manager
6 11 (5.61%) Architect
7 10 (5.10%) Information Security Consultant
7 10 (5.10%) Security Consultant
8 9 (4.59%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (4.59%) .NET Developer
9 8 (4.08%) Development Specialist
9 8 (4.08%) Lead Security Consultant
10 7 (3.57%) SAP BI Consultant
10 7 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 7 (3.57%) Data Manager
10 7 (3.57%) Security Manager
11 6 (3.06%) Business Consultant
11 6 (3.06%) Senior Manager
11 6 (3.06%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.22%) HTML
1 22 (11.22%) Web Services
2 21 (10.71%) CSS
3 18 (9.18%) XML
4 17 (8.67%) HTML5
4 17 (8.67%) jQuery
5 12 (6.12%) Spring
6 11 (5.61%) Entity Framework
6 11 (5.61%) .NET Framework
6 11 (5.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (5.61%) XSLT
6 11 (5.61%) ASP.NET
6 11 (5.61%) .NET
7 10 (5.10%) NHibernate
8 9 (4.59%) LINQ to SQL
8 9 (4.59%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (4.59%) LINQ
8 9 (4.59%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (4.59%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 65 (33.16%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.12%) Data Integration
3 10 (5.10%) Cryptography
3 10 (5.10%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.59%) Visualisation
4 9 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.57%) Social Media
6 7 (3.57%) Statistics
7 5 (2.55%) User Experience
8 4 (2.04%) Economics
8 4 (2.04%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.04%) Physics
8 4 (2.04%) Life Science
9 3 (1.53%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.53%) Photography
9 3 (1.53%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.02%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.02%) Psychology
10 2 (1.02%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.14%) Linux
2 5 (2.55%) Windows
3 4 (2.04%) UNIX
4 3 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (17.86%) Coaching
3 34 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (16.84%) Data Analytics
5 30 (15.31%) ETL
6 25 (12.76%) Waterfall
6 25 (12.76%) Data Modelling
7 23 (11.73%) Mentoring
8 20 (10.20%) Information Security
9 19 (9.69%) V-Model
10 17 (8.67%) Data Analysis
10 17 (8.67%) OO
11 16 (8.16%) SIEM
12 15 (7.65%) Project Management
13 13 (6.63%) Business Analytics
13 13 (6.63%) Data Management
13 13 (6.63%) Data Security
14 12 (6.12%) Workflow
14 12 (6.12%) Resource Management
15 11 (5.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (29.59%) SQL
2 23 (11.73%) Java
3 19 (9.69%) PL/SQL
3 19 (9.69%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.65%) C#
5 11 (5.61%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.08%) VBA
7 7 (3.57%) Python
8 6 (3.06%) PHP
8 6 (3.06%) R
9 4 (2.04%) ABAP
10 3 (1.53%) SAPscript
10 3 (1.53%) C++
10 3 (1.53%) VB
11 1 (0.51%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (21.43%) Degree
2 21 (10.71%) ISEB
3 19 (9.69%) CISSP
4 18 (9.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (9.18%) ISTQB
5 12 (6.12%) CISM
6 10 (5.10%) ISEB Practitioner
7 5 (2.55%) CRISC
7 5 (2.55%) CISA
8 3 (1.53%) SSCP
8 3 (1.53%) GIAC
8 3 (1.53%) CEH
9 2 (1.02%) MCITP
9 2 (1.02%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.51%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.51%) PhD
10 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.06%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.06%) QA
3 3 (1.53%) COBIT
4 2 (1.02%) SLA
5 1 (0.51%) MiFID
5 1 (0.51%) EMIR
5 1 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.51%) vSphere
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) TeamSite
2 3 (1.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 43 (21.94%) Oracle
2 28 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 25 (12.76%) SAP
4 20 (10.20%) Business Objects
5 11 (5.61%) Informatica
6 10 (5.10%) Google
7 9 (4.59%) TIBCO
8 7 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.06%) Adobe
10 5 (2.55%) Tableau
10 5 (2.55%) Cognos
11 4 (2.04%) Sourcefire
11 4 (2.04%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.53%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.53%) Cisco
13 2 (1.02%) IBM
14 1 (0.51%) Murex
14 1 (0.51%) Dell
14 1 (0.51%) Apple
14 1 (0.51%) Teradata
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