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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 49 53 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +52
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 137 134 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.81% 4.20% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 4.65% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 92 49
Median salary £45,500 £47,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,350 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £79,500 £66,000
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
2575 2883 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.41% 90.35% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1836 2114
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
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 July 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 July 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
Glasgow -1 73 £47,000 -1.05% 10
Edinburgh +17 58 £45,000 - 16
West Lothian +10 2 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Dundee - 2 £33,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Fife - 1 £31,500 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 118 (49.58%) Finance
2 99 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (29.83%) Java
4 67 (28.15%) SQL
5 64 (26.89%) Degree
6 63 (26.47%) Visualisation
7 61 (25.63%) Banking
8 58 (24.37%) SAS
9 56 (23.53%) Data Analytics
10 53 (22.27%) Big Data
11 50 (21.01%) Business Intelligence
11 50 (21.01%) TDD
12 49 (20.59%) Oracle
13 47 (19.75%) Unix
13 47 (19.75%) Linux
14 45 (18.91%) SQL Server
14 45 (18.91%) Python
15 39 (16.39%) HTML
15 39 (16.39%) Windows
16 38 (15.97%) SDLC
17 35 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (13.87%) Data Modelling
18 33 (13.87%) Software Engineering
19 32 (13.45%) IaaS
20 31 (13.03%) PaaS
20 31 (13.03%) Data Warehouse
20 31 (13.03%) Configuration Management
20 31 (13.03%) Docker
21 30 (12.61%) Virtual Team
21 30 (12.61%) Microsoft

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 58 (24.37%) SAS
2 20 (8.40%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.36%) CMS
4 5 (2.10%) Apache Pig
4 5 (2.10%) MQSeries
5 4 (1.68%) Apache
5 4 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.26%) Apache Qpid
6 3 (1.26%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.26%) JBoss
6 3 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.84%) IIS
7 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.84%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 22 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.72%) SPSS
3 7 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.94%) Stata
4 5 (2.10%) MS Office
5 4 (1.68%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.42%) MS Project
6 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
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 32 (13.45%) IaaS
2 31 (13.03%) PaaS
3 29 (12.18%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (12.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 29 (12.18%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (12.18%) Amazon S3
3 29 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (5.04%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.68%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.42%) AdWords
6 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.42%) Office 365
6 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.52%) HTTP
2 4 (1.68%) Firewall
3 3 (1.26%) FTP
3 3 (1.26%) Internet
3 3 (1.26%) SAN
3 3 (1.26%) SNMP
3 3 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.84%) Network Security
4 2 (0.84%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.42%) DNS
5 1 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.27%) Big Data
2 45 (18.91%) SQL Server
3 31 (13.03%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (11.34%) Hadoop
4 27 (11.34%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (6.30%) Relational Database
8 13 (5.46%) Data Mining
9 12 (5.04%) QlikView
9 12 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (3.78%) Apache Hive
11 9 (3.78%) MongoDB
11 9 (3.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 8 (3.36%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 8 (3.36%) Star Schema
13 7 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.52%) JIRA
2 6 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.10%) Maven
3 5 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.10%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.68%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.26%) JUnit
6 2 (0.84%) Ant
6 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.84%) ProC
6 2 (0.84%) Subversion
7 1 (0.42%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.42%) Codeship
7 1 (0.42%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
General
1 118 (49.58%) Finance
2 61 (25.63%) Banking
3 29 (12.18%) Marketing
4 21 (8.82%) Retail
5 18 (7.56%) Games
6 6 (2.52%) Back Office
6 6 (2.52%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.10%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.26%) Legal
8 3 (1.26%) Publishing
9 2 (0.84%) Automotive
9 2 (0.84%) Front Office
9 2 (0.84%) Local Government
9 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 70 (29.41%) Developer
2 42 (17.65%) Analyst
3 26 (10.92%) Consultant
4 20 (8.40%) Cloud Developer
5 15 (6.30%) Architect
5 15 (6.30%) Data Analyst
6 13 (5.46%) Analytics Manager
7 12 (5.04%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 12 (5.04%) Data Analytics Manager
7 12 (5.04%) Data Manager
7 12 (5.04%) Project Manager
8 10 (4.20%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (3.78%) Development Engineer
9 9 (3.78%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (3.78%) Java Developer
9 9 (3.78%) Monitoring Engineer
9 9 (3.78%) Python Developer
9 9 (3.78%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.36%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.39%) HTML
2 27 (11.34%) CSS
3 26 (10.92%) REST
4 23 (9.66%) HTML5
5 22 (9.24%) jQuery
6 20 (8.40%) CSS3
7 12 (5.04%) Middleware
8 11 (4.62%) .NET
9 9 (3.78%) XML
10 8 (3.36%) D3.js
11 6 (2.52%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.52%) Apache Flex
11 6 (2.52%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (2.52%) Spring
12 5 (2.10%) XML Schema
13 4 (1.68%) ASP.NET
13 4 (1.68%) CGI
13 4 (1.68%) RabbitMQ
14 3 (1.26%) Kafka
14 3 (1.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 63 (26.47%) Visualisation
2 35 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (12.61%) Virtual Team
4 29 (12.18%) Hybrid Cloud
5 25 (10.50%) Credit Risk
6 20 (8.40%) Mathematics
7 14 (5.88%) Fixed Income
7 14 (5.88%) Statistics
8 13 (5.46%) Computer Science
8 13 (5.46%) Informatics
8 13 (5.46%) Management Information System
9 11 (4.62%) Data Integration
9 11 (4.62%) Derivative
10 9 (3.78%) User Experience
11 8 (3.36%) Applied Mathematics
12 7 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (2.52%) Economics
13 6 (2.52%) Market Risk
14 5 (2.10%) Mobile Games
14 5 (2.10%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.75%) Linux
1 47 (19.75%) Unix
2 39 (16.39%) Windows
3 5 (2.10%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.84%) AIX
6 1 (0.42%) CentOS
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (23.53%) Data Analytics
3 50 (21.01%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (21.01%) TDD
4 38 (15.97%) SDLC
5 33 (13.87%) Data Modelling
5 33 (13.87%) Software Engineering
6 31 (13.03%) Configuration Management
7 30 (12.61%) Machine Learning
8 29 (12.18%) Performance Monitoring
8 29 (12.18%) Project Management
8 29 (12.18%) Service Delivery
8 29 (12.18%) Software Distribution
9 28 (11.76%) BDD
9 28 (11.76%) SOA
10 27 (11.34%) Scrum
11 26 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (10.92%) Data Visualisation
12 25 (10.50%) DevOps
13 24 (10.08%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 71 (29.83%) Java
2 67 (28.15%) SQL
3 45 (18.91%) Python
4 25 (10.50%) C#
5 22 (9.24%) R
6 21 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 18 (7.56%) C++
7 18 (7.56%) Perl
8 14 (5.88%) Ruby
9 13 (5.46%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.78%) VBA
11 7 (2.94%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.94%) Scala
12 6 (2.52%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.10%) C
13 5 (2.10%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.10%) XPath
14 4 (1.68%) Go
14 4 (1.68%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (26.89%) Degree
2 7 (2.94%) PhD
3 5 (2.10%) CISSP
4 3 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.26%) MCSA
4 3 (1.26%) MCSE
4 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.84%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.42%) CEH
6 1 (0.42%) GIAC
6 1 (0.42%) ISEB
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.42%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.46%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.10%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (1.68%) IAS 39
3 4 (1.68%) QA
4 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (13.03%) Docker
2 7 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.10%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.26%) vSphere
5 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.42%) RACF
6 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (12.18%) Kubernetes
1 29 (12.18%) Mesos
2 7 (2.94%) Puppet
3 6 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.10%) Ansible
5 4 (1.68%) QRadar
6 3 (1.26%) Fluentd
6 3 (1.26%) MOM
6 3 (1.26%) Nagios
6 3 (1.26%) Nessus
7 1 (0.42%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.42%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.42%) Control-M
7 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.42%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 49 (20.59%) Oracle
2 30 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.40%) Tableau
4 13 (5.46%) Informatica
5 12 (5.04%) Google
6 9 (3.78%) IBM
6 9 (3.78%) VMware
7 8 (3.36%) Cognos
8 7 (2.94%) Greenplum
8 7 (2.94%) Vertica
9 6 (2.52%) SAP
10 5 (2.10%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.68%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.68%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.68%) HP
11 4 (1.68%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.68%) Qualys
11 4 (1.68%) Splunk
11 4 (1.68%) Sun
11 4 (1.68%) Teradata
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Salary: £36000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £41000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Company benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Market Leading Salary + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + +OT +30 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow Technology Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: Market Leading Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £52000 per annum + benefits incl. healthcare and car allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
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Salary: £50,000-£60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus +OT
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K-£60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and rapid career p
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K-£60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and rapid career p
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
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Recruitment Revolution Limited
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
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Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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