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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 57 97 63
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -34
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 119 79 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.73% 2.12% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 2.52% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 84 53 72
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £70,000 £55,500
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
2799 3134 2604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.80% 84.29% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2101 1694
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 £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +44 54 £48,750 -22.00% 7
Edinburgh +6 46 £43,750 +25.89% 21
Stirling +8 15 £34,500 -26.20%
West Lothian -5 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Midlothian - 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £37,500 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 116 (53.70%) Finance
2 91 (42.13%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (33.33%) SQL
4 54 (25.00%) Oracle
5 50 (23.15%) Business Intelligence
6 46 (21.30%) Data Analytics
7 38 (17.59%) Microsoft
7 38 (17.59%) Big Data
8 37 (17.13%) Degree
9 36 (16.67%) Web Services
9 36 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (16.20%) Coaching
11 34 (15.74%) Banking
11 34 (15.74%) ETL
12 31 (14.35%) SAS
12 31 (14.35%) Data Modelling
13 30 (13.89%) Marketing
14 29 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (12.04%) Business Objects
15 26 (12.04%) SQL Server
16 25 (11.57%) PL/SQL
16 25 (11.57%) Java
16 25 (11.57%) SAP
16 25 (11.57%) Scrum
17 24 (11.11%) HTML
17 24 (11.11%) Hadoop
18 22 (10.19%) Relational Database
18 22 (10.19%) Waterfall
18 22 (10.19%) CSS
18 22 (10.19%) OO

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 31 (14.35%) SAS
2 9 (4.17%) Apache Pig
3 6 (2.78%) Apache
4 4 (1.85%) JBoss
4 4 (1.85%) CMS
4 4 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.85%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.39%) Liferay
6 2 (0.93%) WordPress
6 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.46%) IIS
7 1 (0.46%) Drupal
7 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 22 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.17%) SPSS
3 5 (2.31%) MS Office
4 3 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.63%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.41%) Network Security
2 6 (2.78%) Firewall
3 5 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.46%) IPsec
5 1 (0.46%) PBX
5 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.59%) Big Data
2 29 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (12.04%) SQL Server
4 24 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 22 (10.19%) Relational Database
6 17 (7.87%) OLAP
7 15 (6.94%) RDBMS
7 15 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
7 15 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (6.02%) Data Mining
8 13 (6.02%) MongoDB
9 11 (5.09%) SAP BW
9 11 (5.09%) SAP BI
10 9 (4.17%) Apache Hive
10 9 (4.17%) HBase
11 8 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (3.24%) QlikView
12 7 (3.24%) DB2
13 5 (2.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (7.87%) TeamCity
2 13 (6.02%) Subversion
3 10 (4.63%) Selenium
4 9 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.17%) WatiN
4 9 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 9 (4.17%) MSBuild
4 9 (4.17%) SpecFlow
4 9 (4.17%) GitLab
5 4 (1.85%) Moq
5 4 (1.85%) Toad
5 4 (1.85%) NUnit
5 4 (1.85%) Maven
6 3 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (1.39%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.46%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.46%) Grunt
7 1 (0.46%) gulp
General
1 116 (53.70%) Finance
2 34 (15.74%) Banking
3 30 (13.89%) Marketing
4 20 (9.26%) Investment Banking
5 11 (5.09%) Law
6 10 (4.63%) Retail
7 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.31%) Advertising
8 5 (2.31%) Legal
9 4 (1.85%) Automotive
10 3 (1.39%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.93%) Publishing
11 2 (0.93%) Games
12 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.46%) Billing
12 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (20.37%) Consultant
2 31 (14.35%) Analyst
3 29 (13.43%) Developer
4 16 (7.41%) Development Specialist
5 14 (6.48%) Architect
5 14 (6.48%) SAP Consultant
6 13 (6.02%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.56%) Security Consultant
7 12 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
8 10 (4.63%) Data Manager
8 10 (4.63%) Senior Manager
8 10 (4.63%) Data Analyst
8 10 (4.63%) Lead Security Consultant
9 9 (4.17%) Service Manager
9 9 (4.17%) Data Architect
9 9 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.24%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 7 (3.24%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.24%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.67%) Web Services
2 24 (11.11%) HTML
3 22 (10.19%) CSS
4 19 (8.80%) XML
5 17 (7.87%) jQuery
5 17 (7.87%) HTML5
6 16 (7.41%) Spring
7 12 (5.56%) Hibernate
7 12 (5.56%) JMS
7 12 (5.56%) .NET
7 12 (5.56%) JPA
7 12 (5.56%) Spring Integration
8 11 (5.09%) .NET Framework
8 11 (5.09%) XSLT
9 10 (4.63%) NHibernate
9 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET
9 10 (4.63%) Entity Framework
9 10 (4.63%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 91 (42.13%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.41%) User Experience
3 15 (6.94%) Data Integration
4 12 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.56%) Cryptography
5 10 (4.63%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.17%) Social Media
6 9 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.24%) Statistics
7 7 (3.24%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.31%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.85%) Life Science
9 4 (1.85%) Physics
9 4 (1.85%) Economics
10 3 (1.39%) IPTV
10 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.39%) STB
10 3 (1.39%) Video on Demand
10 3 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.41%) Linux
2 7 (3.24%) Windows
3 4 (1.85%) UNIX
4 3 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.15%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (21.30%) Data Analytics
3 36 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (16.20%) Coaching
5 34 (15.74%) ETL
6 31 (14.35%) Data Modelling
7 25 (11.57%) Scrum
8 22 (10.19%) OO
8 22 (10.19%) Waterfall
9 21 (9.72%) Workflow
10 20 (9.26%) Information Security
11 19 (8.80%) SIEM
12 17 (7.87%) Project Management
13 16 (7.41%) Software Delivery
14 15 (6.94%) Data Security
14 15 (6.94%) Data Management
15 14 (6.48%) Mentoring
15 14 (6.48%) Time Management
16 13 (6.02%) Data Architecture
16 13 (6.02%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 72 (33.33%) SQL
2 25 (11.57%) PL/SQL
2 25 (11.57%) Java
3 19 (8.80%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.41%) C#
5 12 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.17%) R
7 8 (3.70%) Python
8 7 (3.24%) VBA
8 7 (3.24%) PHP
9 4 (1.85%) ABAP
10 3 (1.39%) SAPscript
10 3 (1.39%) VB
11 2 (0.93%) Perl
12 1 (0.46%) C++
12 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.46%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (17.13%) Degree
2 20 (9.26%) CISSP
3 13 (6.02%) CISM
4 12 (5.56%) ISEB
5 9 (4.17%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (1.85%) CEH
7 4 (1.85%) GIAC
7 4 (1.85%) CRISC
7 4 (1.85%) SSCP
7 4 (1.85%) CISA
8 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.93%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.93%) MCITP
9 1 (0.46%) PhD
9 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.46%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.78%) QA
2 5 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.93%) COBIT
4 2 (0.93%) SLA
5 1 (0.46%) MiFID
5 1 (0.46%) WCAG
5 1 (0.46%) EMIR
5 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 9 (4.17%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) vSphere
3 1 (0.46%) HDFS
3 1 (0.46%) GPFS
3 1 (0.46%) NFS
3 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.31%) MOM
2 4 (1.85%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 54 (25.00%) Oracle
2 38 (17.59%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.04%) Business Objects
4 25 (11.57%) SAP
5 13 (6.02%) Cognos
5 13 (6.02%) Informatica
6 12 (5.56%) Google
7 10 (4.63%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (4.17%) TIBCO
9 8 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.24%) Adobe
11 5 (2.31%) Sourcefire
11 5 (2.31%) Tableau
11 5 (2.31%) LogRhythm
12 4 (1.85%) DevExpress
12 4 (1.85%) Cisco
13 3 (1.39%) Teradata
13 3 (1.39%) Talend
14 2 (0.93%) Netezza
14 2 (0.93%) Greenplum
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: Benefits Package (Pro Rata)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Scotland
PSD Group - London
Salary: £60k + 18% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Agile Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £34000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £37500 - £46500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago