The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 57 68 100
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +32
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 116 89 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.11% 3.03% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 3.41% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 57 45
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £31,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £62,456 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
2543 2608 3295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.18% 88.92% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1629 2186
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Analytics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 56 £57,500 +21.05% 13
Glasgow -7 55 £50,000 -10.71% 9
Stirling -1 1 - - 1
Fife - 1 £31,500 - 1
Dundee - 1 £33,500 -
Falkirk - 1 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 105 (44.49%) Finance
2 97 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (29.66%) Banking
4 66 (27.97%) Java
5 63 (26.69%) SQL
6 60 (25.42%) SAS
7 57 (24.15%) Degree
8 56 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
9 53 (22.46%) Visualisation
10 46 (19.49%) Python
10 46 (19.49%) TDD
11 41 (17.37%) Unix
11 41 (17.37%) Big Data
11 41 (17.37%) Data Analytics
12 39 (16.53%) Linux
13 36 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (14.83%) Oracle
14 35 (14.83%) HTML
14 35 (14.83%) Data Modelling
15 33 (13.98%) C#
16 32 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (13.14%) NoSQL
17 31 (13.14%) SQL Server
17 31 (13.14%) Windows
18 29 (12.29%) C++
18 29 (12.29%) Project Management
18 29 (12.29%) Service Delivery
19 28 (11.86%) Perl
19 28 (11.86%) OO
19 28 (11.86%) Data Warehouse

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 60 (25.42%) SAS
2 17 (7.20%) Apache Spark
3 12 (5.08%) MQSeries
4 4 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.27%) Apache
5 3 (1.27%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.27%) CMS
5 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.85%) JBoss
6 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.85%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.85%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.42%) GeoServer
Applications
1 14 (5.93%) SPSS
2 12 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.12%) MS Office
4 5 (2.12%) Stata
5 4 (1.69%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (10.59%) IaaS
2 25 (10.59%) PaaS
3 22 (9.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 22 (9.32%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (9.32%) Amazon S3
3 22 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (8.90%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.27%) AdWords
6 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.39%) Network Security
2 7 (2.97%) HTTP
3 4 (1.69%) Firewall
4 3 (1.27%) FTP
4 3 (1.27%) SAN
4 3 (1.27%) SNMP
4 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.85%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.37%) Big Data
2 31 (13.14%) NoSQL
2 31 (13.14%) SQL Server
3 28 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (10.59%) Hadoop
5 21 (8.90%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (8.05%) Relational Database
7 16 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (6.78%) QlikView
8 12 (5.08%) BigTable
9 11 (4.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 11 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (4.24%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (4.24%) MongoDB
11 9 (3.81%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 6 (2.54%) Data Mining
12 6 (2.54%) Star Schema
13 5 (2.12%) Apache Hive
13 5 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.54%) Maven
2 5 (2.12%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.27%) JUnit
5 2 (0.85%) Ant
5 2 (0.85%) JIRA
6 1 (0.42%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.42%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 105 (44.49%) Finance
2 70 (29.66%) Banking
3 23 (9.75%) Marketing
4 18 (7.63%) Games
4 18 (7.63%) Retail
5 13 (5.51%) Back Office
6 6 (2.54%) Publishing
6 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.12%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.69%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.27%) Legal
10 2 (0.85%) Automotive
10 2 (0.85%) Front Office
10 2 (0.85%) Local Government
11 1 (0.42%) Advertising
11 1 (0.42%) Billing
11 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 66 (27.97%) Developer
2 41 (17.37%) Analyst
3 37 (15.68%) Consultant
4 20 (8.47%) Project Manager
5 14 (5.93%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 14 (5.93%) IT Manager
6 13 (5.51%) Cloud Developer
6 13 (5.51%) IT Project Manager
6 13 (5.51%) IT Services Manager
7 12 (5.08%) Analytics Manager
8 11 (4.66%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 11 (4.66%) Data Analytics Manager
8 11 (4.66%) Data Manager
8 11 (4.66%) Python Developer
9 10 (4.24%) Architect
9 10 (4.24%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (4.24%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.24%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.81%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (3.81%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.83%) HTML
2 23 (9.75%) XML
3 21 (8.90%) CSS
4 20 (8.47%) REST
5 19 (8.05%) HTML5
6 15 (6.36%) FIX Protocol
6 15 (6.36%) Middleware
7 13 (5.51%) CSS3
7 13 (5.51%) jQuery
8 12 (5.08%) XML Schema
9 10 (4.24%) .NET
10 7 (2.97%) Spring
11 6 (2.54%) D3.js
12 4 (1.69%) CGI
12 4 (1.69%) JSON
12 4 (1.69%) Kafka
12 4 (1.69%) RESTful
12 4 (1.69%) SOAP
12 4 (1.69%) Web Services
12 4 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.46%) Visualisation
2 36 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (10.59%) Credit Risk
4 24 (10.17%) Management Information System
5 22 (9.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 19 (8.05%) Derivative
6 19 (8.05%) Fixed Income
7 15 (6.36%) Mathematics
8 13 (5.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (5.51%) Informatics
8 13 (5.51%) Market Risk
9 11 (4.66%) Computer Science
9 11 (4.66%) Statistics
10 10 (4.24%) Data Integration
11 9 (3.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 8 (3.39%) User Experience
13 7 (2.97%) Economics
13 7 (2.97%) Security Operations Centre
14 6 (2.54%) Data Structures
14 6 (2.54%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.37%) Unix
2 39 (16.53%) Linux
3 31 (13.14%) Windows
4 6 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) AIX
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (19.49%) TDD
4 41 (17.37%) Data Analytics
5 35 (14.83%) Data Modelling
6 32 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (12.29%) Project Management
7 29 (12.29%) Service Delivery
8 28 (11.86%) OO
8 28 (11.86%) SDLC
9 26 (11.02%) BDD
10 25 (10.59%) Risk Analytics
11 24 (10.17%) Configuration Management
11 24 (10.17%) Machine Learning
11 24 (10.17%) Software Engineering
12 22 (9.32%) Data Management
12 22 (9.32%) Open Source
12 22 (9.32%) Performance Monitoring
12 22 (9.32%) Software Distribution
13 21 (8.90%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 66 (27.97%) Java
2 63 (26.69%) SQL
3 46 (19.49%) Python
4 33 (13.98%) C#
5 29 (12.29%) C++
6 28 (11.86%) Perl
7 24 (10.17%) Ruby
8 18 (7.63%) R
9 12 (5.08%) JavaScript
9 12 (5.08%) XPath
10 9 (3.81%) VBA
11 8 (3.39%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.54%) Scala
12 6 (2.54%) Smalltalk
13 5 (2.12%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.12%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.12%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.12%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.69%) SPARQL
15 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 57 (24.15%) Degree
2 7 (2.97%) CEH
2 7 (2.97%) GIAC
3 5 (2.12%) CISSP
4 4 (1.69%) ISEB
4 4 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.69%) PhD
5 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.27%) MCSA
5 3 (1.27%) MCSE
5 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.85%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.42%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.54%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.69%) IAS 39
2 4 (1.69%) QA
3 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.85%) COBIT
4 2 (0.85%) HL7
5 1 (0.42%) FATCA
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (10.59%) Docker
2 7 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.27%) vSphere
4 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.42%) HDFS
5 1 (0.42%) RACF
5 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (9.32%) Kubernetes
1 22 (9.32%) Mesos
2 7 (2.97%) Puppet
3 6 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.12%) Ansible
5 4 (1.69%) QRadar
6 3 (1.27%) Fluentd
6 3 (1.27%) Nagios
6 3 (1.27%) Nessus
7 1 (0.42%) Ambari
7 1 (0.42%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.42%) Control-M
7 1 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.42%) Oozie
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.42%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.42%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 35 (14.83%) Oracle
2 21 (8.90%) Google
2 21 (8.90%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.78%) Tableau
4 11 (4.66%) Informatica
5 8 (3.39%) Hyperion
5 8 (3.39%) VMware
6 6 (2.54%) SAP
7 5 (2.12%) Greenplum
7 5 (2.12%) Splunk
8 4 (1.69%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.69%) Adobe
8 4 (1.69%) ArcSight
8 4 (1.69%) Netezza
8 4 (1.69%) Qualys
8 4 (1.69%) Teradata
9 3 (1.27%) Cognos
9 3 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.27%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.27%) Vertica
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