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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 67 82 103
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 101 96 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.26% 2.77% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 3.36% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 62 60 30
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £52,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -21.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £30,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,500 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,367 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +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
2603 2856 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.10% 82.28% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1885 1458
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 March 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 March 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
Edinburgh +6 61 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Glasgow +24 35 £55,500 +38.75% 6
Dundee +7 2 £22,500 -35.71% 1
West Lothian -3 1 £40,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 105 (52.50%) Finance
2 82 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (26.00%) Java
4 50 (25.00%) Degree
5 48 (24.00%) SQL
6 43 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (15.50%) JavaScript
9 30 (15.00%) TDD
10 29 (14.50%) Microsoft
10 29 (14.50%) HTML
10 29 (14.50%) Linux
11 27 (13.50%) Python
11 27 (13.50%) Banking
12 26 (13.00%) MS Excel
12 26 (13.00%) CSS
12 26 (13.00%) XML
13 25 (12.50%) Big Data
13 25 (12.50%) Data Analytics
14 24 (12.00%) Waterfall
15 21 (10.50%) ISEB
15 21 (10.50%) OO
15 21 (10.50%) Data Modelling
15 21 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (10.00%) Relational Database
16 20 (10.00%) Coaching
16 20 (10.00%) Oracle
16 20 (10.00%) SQL Server
17 19 (9.50%) Scrum
17 19 (9.50%) Mentoring

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 14 (7.00%) SAS
2 8 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.50%) WordPress
4 4 (2.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.00%) JBoss
4 4 (2.00%) Apache
4 4 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.50%) IIS
5 3 (1.50%) TeamSite
5 3 (1.50%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.50%) Liferay
5 3 (1.50%) CMS
6 2 (1.00%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.50%) Drupal
7 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (13.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.50%) SPSS
3 2 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.50%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.00%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.50%) Firewall
2 12 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (3.00%) Internet
4 3 (1.50%) SMS
4 3 (1.50%) DNS
5 2 (1.00%) SAN
5 2 (1.00%) Network Security
5 2 (1.00%) NAS
6 1 (0.50%) PBX
6 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.50%) Intranet
6 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.50%) Big Data
2 20 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (7.50%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.50%) SAP BW
5 8 (4.00%) SAP BI
5 8 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.00%) Data Mining
6 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.00%) MySQL
7 6 (3.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (2.50%) QlikView
8 5 (2.50%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.50%) SAP HANA
8 5 (2.50%) DB2
9 4 (2.00%) OLAP
9 4 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.50%) Subversion
3 3 (1.50%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.50%) ERwin
3 3 (1.50%) ClearCase
3 3 (1.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.50%) Selenium
4 2 (1.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.00%) JIRA
4 2 (1.00%) WatiN
4 2 (1.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.00%) GitLab
4 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.50%) Moq
5 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 105 (52.50%) Finance
2 27 (13.50%) Banking
3 18 (9.00%) Marketing
4 13 (6.50%) Games
4 13 (6.50%) Front Office
5 12 (6.00%) Retail
6 7 (3.50%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.00%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.50%) Publishing
8 3 (1.50%) Legal
9 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.50%) Automotive
10 1 (0.50%) Law
10 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (22.50%) Developer
2 30 (15.00%) Analyst
3 23 (11.50%) Consultant
4 21 (10.50%) Java Developer
5 15 (7.50%) Architect
5 15 (7.50%) Python Developer
6 11 (5.50%) SAP Consultant
7 10 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 8 (4.00%) Data Architect
9 7 (3.50%) Software Developer
9 7 (3.50%) Security Specialist
9 7 (3.50%) Security Manager
9 7 (3.50%) Senior Security Specialist
9 7 (3.50%) Data Analyst
10 6 (3.00%) Business Consultant
10 6 (3.00%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.00%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.50%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 5 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.50%) HTML
2 26 (13.00%) CSS
2 26 (13.00%) XML
3 16 (8.00%) HTML5
4 15 (7.50%) Web Services
5 14 (7.00%) Middleware
5 14 (7.00%) jQuery
6 13 (6.50%) JMS
7 12 (6.00%) Regular Expression
8 9 (4.50%) .NET
9 8 (4.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.00%) Velocity
11 5 (2.50%) Spring
11 5 (2.50%) XSD
11 5 (2.50%) XSLT
11 5 (2.50%) RESTful
12 4 (2.00%) SAP Basis
12 4 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (2.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.00%) Open Source
3 14 (7.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.50%) Visualisation
5 11 (5.50%) Social Media
6 8 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.00%) Xbox
7 6 (3.00%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.50%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.50%) User Experience
9 4 (2.00%) Photography
9 4 (2.00%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (1.50%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.50%) Statistics
10 3 (1.50%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.50%) Graphic Design
10 3 (1.50%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.50%) Linux
2 15 (7.50%) Windows
3 5 (2.50%) UNIX
4 3 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (15.00%) TDD
4 25 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 24 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 21 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (10.50%) Data Modelling
6 21 (10.50%) OO
7 20 (10.00%) Coaching
8 19 (9.50%) Mentoring
8 19 (9.50%) V-Model
8 19 (9.50%) Scrum
9 18 (9.00%) Data Analysis
10 17 (8.50%) Project Management
11 15 (7.50%) Information Security
12 13 (6.50%) OOD
12 13 (6.50%) SIEM
13 12 (6.00%) ETL
13 12 (6.00%) Risk Management
13 12 (6.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.00%) Java
2 48 (24.00%) SQL
3 31 (15.50%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.50%) Python
5 15 (7.50%) C#
6 13 (6.50%) PHP
7 8 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.50%) R
9 6 (3.00%) VBA
10 4 (2.00%) Ruby
10 4 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.00%) C++
11 3 (1.50%) VBScript
11 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.00%) ABAP
12 2 (1.00%) Perl
12 2 (1.00%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.50%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 50 (25.00%) Degree
2 21 (10.50%) ISEB
3 19 (9.50%) ISTQB
3 19 (9.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (8.50%) CISSP
5 11 (5.50%) SSCP
5 11 (5.50%) GIAC
5 11 (5.50%) CEH
6 9 (4.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 9 (4.50%) PhD
7 7 (3.50%) CISA
7 7 (3.50%) CRISC
8 6 (3.00%) CISM
9 2 (1.00%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.50%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.50%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.50%) VCP4
10 1 (0.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.50%) QA
2 5 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.50%) COBIT
3 4 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) EMIR
4 1 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.50%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) NFS
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) MOM
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
1 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.00%) Oracle
3 17 (8.50%) IBM
4 15 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 15 (7.50%) SAP
5 14 (7.00%) Google
6 12 (6.00%) Cisco
7 9 (4.50%) Business Objects
8 7 (3.50%) Informatica
9 5 (2.50%) Sourcefire
9 5 (2.50%) LogRhythm
10 4 (2.00%) Teradata
10 4 (2.00%) Adobe
10 4 (2.00%) Cognos
10 4 (2.00%) Sybase
11 3 (1.50%) HP
11 3 (1.50%) HubSpot
12 2 (1.00%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.50%) VMware
13 1 (0.50%) Apple
Edinburgh & Lothians
ECM Selection
Salary: £40k to £exceptional DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago