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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 70 99 116
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +17
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 93 83 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.94% 2.05% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 2.53% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 57 47 19
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £30,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +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
2701 3285 2438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.37% 81.25% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1657 2157 1392
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +4 47 £47,500 -11.62% 14
Glasgow +30 39 £57,000 +14.00% 5
Stirling +3 9 - -
Dundee - 1 £22,500 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 99 (50.00%) Finance
2 57 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (24.24%) SQL
5 44 (22.22%) Degree
6 41 (20.71%) Java
7 37 (18.69%) Data Analytics
8 36 (18.18%) Oracle
9 33 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (16.16%) Coaching
11 28 (14.14%) Microsoft
12 27 (13.64%) HTML
12 27 (13.64%) CSS
13 26 (13.13%) Banking
14 25 (12.63%) Web Services
14 25 (12.63%) JavaScript
14 25 (12.63%) Big Data
15 24 (12.12%) Data Modelling
16 23 (11.62%) ISEB
16 23 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (11.62%) Waterfall
17 22 (11.11%) ETL
17 22 (11.11%) SAS
17 22 (11.11%) OO
17 22 (11.11%) XML
18 21 (10.61%) SAP
18 21 (10.61%) SQL Server
18 21 (10.61%) Linux
18 21 (10.61%) ISTQB
18 21 (10.61%) V-Model

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 22 (11.11%) SAS
2 8 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.02%) JBoss
3 4 (2.02%) Apache
3 4 (2.02%) TeamSite
3 4 (2.02%) CMS
3 4 (2.02%) WordPress
3 4 (2.02%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.52%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.52%) Liferay
5 2 (1.01%) Drupal
5 2 (1.01%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.02%) SPSS
3 2 (1.01%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.52%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.55%) Network Security
2 8 (4.04%) Firewall
3 7 (3.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.01%) SAN
4 2 (1.01%) Internet
4 2 (1.01%) NAS
5 1 (0.51%) PBX
5 1 (0.51%) VPN
5 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.63%) Big Data
2 21 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 20 (10.10%) Relational Database
4 19 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (9.60%) Hadoop
5 14 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (6.57%) SAP BW
7 12 (6.06%) MongoDB
8 11 (5.56%) SAP BI
8 11 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (5.05%) RDBMS
9 10 (5.05%) OLAP
10 8 (4.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (3.54%) MySQL
12 6 (3.03%) QlikView
13 5 (2.53%) Data Mining
13 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (2.02%) DB2
14 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (6.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.06%) Subversion
3 10 (5.05%) Selenium
4 9 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 9 (4.55%) GitLab
4 9 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.55%) WatiN
4 9 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 9 (4.55%) MSBuild
4 9 (4.55%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.01%) ERwin
7 1 (0.51%) JIRA
7 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 99 (50.00%) Finance
2 26 (13.13%) Banking
3 20 (10.10%) Marketing
4 13 (6.57%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.05%) Games
6 9 (4.55%) Retail
7 6 (3.03%) Front Office
7 6 (3.03%) Law
8 4 (2.02%) Legal
8 4 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.02%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.52%) Publishing
9 3 (1.52%) Automotive
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.51%) Billing
10 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (17.17%) Consultant
2 32 (16.16%) Developer
3 15 (7.58%) Analyst
3 15 (7.58%) Architect
3 15 (7.58%) SAP Consultant
4 12 (6.06%) Test Manager
5 11 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 10 (5.05%) Java Developer
7 9 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 9 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (4.04%) Python Developer
8 8 (4.04%) Development Specialist
8 8 (4.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (3.54%) Data Architect
9 7 (3.54%) Security Manager
9 7 (3.54%) SAP BI Consultant
10 6 (3.03%) Senior Security Specialist
10 6 (3.03%) Security Consultant
10 6 (3.03%) Business Consultant
10 6 (3.03%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.64%) HTML
1 27 (13.64%) CSS
2 25 (12.63%) Web Services
3 22 (11.11%) XML
4 20 (10.10%) HTML5
5 17 (8.59%) jQuery
6 14 (7.07%) JMS
7 12 (6.06%) Spring
8 11 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 11 (5.56%) XSLT
8 11 (5.56%) .NET
8 11 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 11 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 11 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (5.05%) NHibernate
10 9 (4.55%) SOAP
10 9 (4.55%) XSD
10 9 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
10 9 (4.55%) LINQ
10 9 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.56%) Social Media
2 11 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.05%) Visualisation
3 10 (5.05%) Open Source
4 9 (4.55%) Data Integration
5 8 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.54%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.03%) Cryptography
7 6 (3.03%) Xbox
7 6 (3.03%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.53%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.02%) Photography
9 4 (2.02%) Statistics
10 3 (1.52%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.52%) Physics
10 3 (1.52%) Life Science
10 3 (1.52%) Blog
10 3 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.61%) Linux
2 9 (4.55%) Windows
3 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.51%) AIX
4 1 (0.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.69%) Data Analytics
3 33 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (16.16%) Coaching
5 24 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 23 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (11.62%) Waterfall
7 22 (11.11%) OO
7 22 (11.11%) ETL
8 21 (10.61%) V-Model
9 19 (9.60%) Mentoring
10 18 (9.09%) TDD
11 17 (8.59%) Information Security
12 15 (7.58%) Project Management
12 15 (7.58%) Data Analysis
13 14 (7.07%) SIEM
14 13 (6.57%) Resource Management
14 13 (6.57%) Data Management
15 12 (6.06%) MVC
16 11 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.24%) SQL
2 41 (20.71%) Java
3 25 (12.63%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.60%) PL/SQL
5 15 (7.58%) C#
5 15 (7.58%) Python
6 12 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.04%) PHP
8 7 (3.54%) VBA
9 5 (2.53%) R
10 3 (1.52%) C++
10 3 (1.52%) ABAP
11 2 (1.01%) VB
12 1 (0.51%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 44 (22.22%) Degree
2 23 (11.62%) ISEB
3 21 (10.61%) ISTQB
3 21 (10.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (9.09%) CISSP
5 11 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
6 10 (5.05%) CISM
7 6 (3.03%) GIAC
7 6 (3.03%) CEH
7 6 (3.03%) CRISC
7 6 (3.03%) SSCP
7 6 (3.03%) CISA
8 2 (1.01%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.01%) PhD
8 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.01%) SAP Certification
8 2 (1.01%) MCITP
9 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.51%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.55%) QA
2 6 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.53%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.02%) COBIT
5 2 (1.01%) SLA
6 1 (0.51%) MiFID
6 1 (0.51%) EMIR
6 1 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.51%) NFS
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) MOM
Vendors
1 36 (18.18%) Oracle
2 28 (14.14%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.61%) SAP
4 13 (6.57%) Informatica
4 13 (6.57%) Business Objects
5 10 (5.05%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.55%) TIBCO
7 8 (4.04%) Google
8 7 (3.54%) Cisco
8 7 (3.54%) IBM
9 5 (2.53%) Sourcefire
9 5 (2.53%) LogRhythm
10 4 (2.02%) Cognos
11 3 (1.52%) Adobe
11 3 (1.52%) Teradata
12 2 (1.01%) Sybase
12 2 (1.01%) Tableau
13 1 (0.51%) Murex
13 1 (0.51%) Dell
13 1 (0.51%) VMware
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Scotland
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Highly Competitive, plus excellent bonus/package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £38700 - £50000 per annum + competitive bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £25569 - £38353 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Inverness
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £25,000 - £32,500 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: up to £50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 p.a. + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £37800 per annum + 25% package bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Amazing benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago