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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 96 36 104
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +68
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 79 164 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.11% 5.23% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 6.48% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 42 116 37
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
3012 2530 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.51% 80.75% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1647 1613
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -31 55 £34,500 -29.59% 13
Glasgow -54 16 £54,500 +87.93% 5
Aberdeen - 4 £51,250 -
Dundee - 2 £30,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 58 (38.16%) Finance
2 55 (36.18%) SQL
3 42 (27.63%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (23.68%) Marketing
5 34 (22.37%) Java
6 30 (19.74%) Degree
7 27 (17.76%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (16.45%) Software Engineering
10 24 (15.79%) Oracle
11 23 (15.13%) Data Modelling
12 22 (14.47%) ETL
13 21 (13.82%) SAS
14 20 (13.16%) SQL Server
15 18 (11.84%) Big Data
16 17 (11.18%) Google
16 17 (11.18%) Banking
17 16 (10.53%) Informatica
17 16 (10.53%) JavaScript
17 16 (10.53%) Linux
18 15 (9.87%) E-Commerce
18 15 (9.87%) .NET
18 15 (9.87%) Scrum
18 15 (9.87%) Computer Science
18 15 (9.87%) Google Analytics
19 14 (9.21%) Data Analytics
19 14 (9.21%) Data Management
19 14 (9.21%) Python
20 13 (8.55%) C#
20 13 (8.55%) HTML

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 21 (13.82%) SAS
2 10 (6.58%) CMS
3 6 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.29%) WordPress
5 3 (1.97%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.97%) TeamSite
6 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.66%) Node.js
7 1 (0.66%) Drupal
7 1 (0.66%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.63%) PowerPivot
2 4 (2.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.32%) SPSS
4 1 (0.66%) MS Office
4 1 (0.66%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 15 (9.87%) Google Analytics
2 6 (3.95%) WebTrends
3 4 (2.63%) Magento
4 2 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.66%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.66%) HFM
5 1 (0.66%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.66%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.63%) MailChimp
2 3 (1.97%) SaaS
2 3 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.95%) Network Security
2 3 (1.97%) Firewall
2 3 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) ASN.1
4 1 (0.66%) HTTP
4 1 (0.66%) SSL
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.66%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.76%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 18 (11.84%) Big Data
4 13 (8.55%) Relational Database
5 12 (7.89%) OLAP
6 9 (5.92%) RDBMS
6 9 (5.92%) Oracle Database
7 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (5.26%) QlikView
7 8 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 8 (5.26%) DataStage
8 7 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (4.61%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.95%) PerformancePoint
9 6 (3.95%) Spotfire
9 6 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (3.29%) OLTP
11 4 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.92%) Subversion
3 5 (3.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.29%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.32%) JIRA
5 2 (1.32%) ERwin
5 2 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (0.66%) Ant
6 1 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.66%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.66%) Moq
6 1 (0.66%) Mocha
6 1 (0.66%) Mercurial
General
1 58 (38.16%) Finance
2 36 (23.68%) Marketing
3 17 (11.18%) Banking
4 7 (4.61%) Games
4 7 (4.61%) Retail
5 6 (3.95%) French Language
6 4 (2.63%) Publishing
6 4 (2.63%) Front Office
7 2 (1.32%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.66%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (25.00%) Analyst
2 32 (21.05%) Developer
3 20 (13.16%) Architect
3 20 (13.16%) Consultant
4 10 (6.58%) Information Architect
4 10 (6.58%) Java Developer
5 8 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 7 (4.61%) Team Leader
7 6 (3.95%) Lead Developer
7 6 (3.95%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (3.95%) Data Analyst
8 5 (3.29%) Principal Consultant
8 5 (3.29%) MI Analyst
8 5 (3.29%) Web Analyst
8 5 (3.29%) Security Architect
8 5 (3.29%) Software Developer
8 5 (3.29%) Business Analyst
9 4 (2.63%) E-Commerce Specialist
9 4 (2.63%) Tester
9 4 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.87%) .NET
2 13 (8.55%) HTML
3 9 (5.92%) Middleware
4 8 (5.26%) XML
5 6 (3.95%) RESTful
5 6 (3.95%) jQuery
5 6 (3.95%) CSS
6 4 (2.63%) HTML5
6 4 (2.63%) JMS
7 3 (1.97%) JDBC
7 3 (1.97%) Web Services
7 3 (1.97%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.97%) CSS3
7 3 (1.97%) PhoneGap
7 3 (1.97%) REST
8 2 (1.32%) Apache Flex
8 2 (1.32%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.32%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.32%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.89%) Social Media
3 10 (6.58%) Data Integration
4 9 (5.92%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.92%) Visualisation
5 8 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (4.61%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.95%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.29%) N-Tier
8 5 (3.29%) Informatics
9 3 (1.97%) Statistics
9 3 (1.97%) Open Source
10 2 (1.32%) Data Conversion
10 2 (1.32%) Derivative
10 2 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.32%) Economics
11 1 (0.66%) Replication
11 1 (0.66%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.53%) Linux
2 11 (7.24%) UNIX
3 5 (3.29%) Windows
4 3 (1.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.63%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.45%) Software Engineering
4 23 (15.13%) Data Modelling
5 22 (14.47%) ETL
6 15 (9.87%) E-Commerce
6 15 (9.87%) Scrum
7 14 (9.21%) Data Analytics
7 14 (9.21%) Data Management
8 13 (8.55%) Information Management
8 13 (8.55%) Risk Management
9 12 (7.89%) Data Analysis
10 11 (7.24%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (6.58%) Master Data Management
12 9 (5.92%) SEO
12 9 (5.92%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.92%) Project Management
12 9 (5.92%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (5.26%) Product Management
13 8 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (36.18%) SQL
2 34 (22.37%) Java
3 16 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.21%) Python
5 13 (8.55%) C#
6 6 (3.95%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.95%) Ruby
7 4 (2.63%) R
7 4 (2.63%) C++
8 2 (1.32%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.32%) Perl
8 2 (1.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.66%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.66%) C
9 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (19.74%) Degree
2 4 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (2.63%) ISEB
2 4 (2.63%) PhD
3 3 (1.97%) CISSP
4 2 (1.32%) PMP
4 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.66%) MBA
5 1 (0.66%) GIAC
5 1 (0.66%) CEH
5 1 (0.66%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.24%) QA
2 7 (4.61%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) HDFS
2 1 (0.66%) vCloud
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) XenApp
2 1 (0.66%) XenServer
2 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) XenMobile
1 1 (0.66%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (15.79%) Oracle
2 17 (11.18%) Google
3 16 (10.53%) Informatica
4 12 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.24%) Business Objects
5 11 (7.24%) SAP
6 9 (5.92%) Cognos
7 8 (5.26%) Tableau
8 7 (4.61%) Teradata
8 7 (4.61%) IBM
8 7 (4.61%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (4.61%) Facebook
8 7 (4.61%) Twitter
9 6 (3.95%) SmartFocus
9 6 (3.95%) Alterian
10 5 (3.29%) Perforce
11 4 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.63%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.97%) Netezza
13 2 (1.32%) Logi Analytics
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
JM
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Holidays and additional benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Skyscanner
Posted: 14 days ago
Scotland
Mason Frank
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 23 days ago