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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 53 102 42
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -60
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 138 75 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.36% 2.04% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 2.43% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 97 46 102
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £28,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £63,750 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2798 3082 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.38% 83.80% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2049 1746
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Glasgow +52 58 £45,000 -21.73% 5
Edinburgh +5 50 £45,000 +30.43% 17
Stirling - 22 £34,500 - 1
Midlothian - 3 £85,000 -
West Lothian -4 2 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Inverclyde - 1 £37,500 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 124 (54.15%) Finance
2 101 (44.10%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (36.68%) SQL
4 59 (25.76%) Oracle
5 51 (22.27%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (22.27%) Banking
6 47 (20.52%) Data Analytics
7 46 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (18.78%) Web Services
8 43 (18.78%) Big Data
9 41 (17.90%) Microsoft
10 38 (16.59%) Coaching
11 37 (16.16%) SAS
12 35 (15.28%) ETL
13 34 (14.85%) Degree
14 33 (14.41%) Java
15 32 (13.97%) Marketing
16 31 (13.54%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (13.54%) Scrum
17 30 (13.10%) Data Modelling
18 28 (12.23%) MS Excel
18 28 (12.23%) OO
18 28 (12.23%) Hadoop
18 28 (12.23%) Relational Database
19 27 (11.79%) PL/SQL
20 26 (11.35%) HTML
20 26 (11.35%) Workflow
21 25 (10.92%) Investment Banking
21 25 (10.92%) SQL Server
22 24 (10.48%) SAP

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 37 (16.16%) SAS
2 13 (5.68%) Apache Pig
3 9 (3.93%) Apache
4 4 (1.75%) JBoss
4 4 (1.75%) CMS
4 4 (1.75%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.31%) Liferay
6 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.44%) IIS
7 1 (0.44%) Drupal
7 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.44%) WordPress
7 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 28 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.24%) SPSS
3 5 (2.18%) MS Office
4 4 (1.75%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.31%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.24%) Google Analytics
2 7 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.18%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.44%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.55%) Network Security
2 4 (1.75%) Firewall
2 4 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.78%) Big Data
2 31 (13.54%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (12.23%) Hadoop
3 28 (12.23%) Relational Database
4 25 (10.92%) SQL Server
5 24 (10.48%) BusinessObjects
6 22 (9.61%) OLAP
7 20 (8.73%) RDBMS
8 15 (6.55%) MongoDB
9 14 (6.11%) Apache Hive
10 13 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (5.68%) HBase
11 11 (4.80%) Data Mining
11 11 (4.80%) DB2
12 9 (3.93%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (3.49%) SAP BW
13 8 (3.49%) SAP BI
14 7 (3.06%) Pentaho
14 7 (3.06%) NoSQL
15 6 (2.62%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 21 (9.17%) TeamCity
2 15 (6.55%) Subversion
3 9 (3.93%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.49%) Maven
4 8 (3.49%) Selenium
4 8 (3.49%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.49%) WatiN
4 8 (3.49%) Cucumber
4 8 (3.49%) MSBuild
4 8 (3.49%) SpecFlow
4 8 (3.49%) GitLab
5 7 (3.06%) Moq
5 7 (3.06%) NUnit
6 6 (2.62%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (1.75%) Toad
8 3 (1.31%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.87%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.44%) Grunt
10 1 (0.44%) gulp
General
1 124 (54.15%) Finance
2 51 (22.27%) Banking
3 32 (13.97%) Marketing
4 25 (10.92%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.80%) Retail
5 11 (4.80%) Law
6 6 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.18%) Advertising
7 5 (2.18%) Legal
7 5 (2.18%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.75%) Automotive
9 2 (0.87%) Front Office
10 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (18.78%) Consultant
2 35 (15.28%) Developer
3 34 (14.85%) Analyst
4 18 (7.86%) Architect
5 17 (7.42%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.99%) Development Specialist
7 12 (5.24%) Data Architect
7 12 (5.24%) Security Consultant
7 12 (5.24%) Service Manager
7 12 (5.24%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (5.24%) Data Manager
7 12 (5.24%) Information Security Consultant
8 11 (4.80%) Data Analyst
9 10 (4.37%) Senior Manager
9 10 (4.37%) Lead Security Consultant
10 9 (3.93%) Service Design Manager
11 8 (3.49%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (3.49%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.06%) Business Consultant
12 7 (3.06%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.78%) Web Services
2 26 (11.35%) HTML
3 21 (9.17%) CSS
4 18 (7.86%) Spring
5 17 (7.42%) XML
6 16 (6.99%) jQuery
6 16 (6.99%) HTML5
7 14 (6.11%) JPA
7 14 (6.11%) JMS
7 14 (6.11%) Hibernate
7 14 (6.11%) Spring Integration
8 12 (5.24%) .NET
9 11 (4.80%) XSLT
10 10 (4.37%) .NET Framework
10 10 (4.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (3.93%) AngularJS
11 9 (3.93%) Entity Framework
11 9 (3.93%) LINQ
11 9 (3.93%) ASP.NET
11 9 (3.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 101 (44.10%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.17%) User Experience
3 15 (6.55%) Data Integration
4 14 (6.11%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (5.24%) Cryptography
6 11 (4.80%) Social Media
7 10 (4.37%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.49%) Visualisation
9 7 (3.06%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.62%) Statistics
10 6 (2.62%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.75%) Physics
11 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.75%) Life Science
11 4 (1.75%) Economics
11 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.31%) IPTV
12 3 (1.31%) Derivative
12 3 (1.31%) GIS
12 3 (1.31%) STB
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.86%) Linux
2 8 (3.49%) Windows
3 4 (1.75%) UNIX
4 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.27%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (20.52%) Data Analytics
3 46 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (16.59%) Coaching
5 35 (15.28%) ETL
6 31 (13.54%) Scrum
7 30 (13.10%) Data Modelling
8 28 (12.23%) OO
9 26 (11.35%) Workflow
10 23 (10.04%) Software Delivery
11 22 (9.61%) Waterfall
12 19 (8.30%) Data Management
13 18 (7.86%) Project Management
13 18 (7.86%) SIEM
14 17 (7.42%) Information Security
15 16 (6.99%) Service Delivery
16 15 (6.55%) Data Security
16 15 (6.55%) Quality Management
17 14 (6.11%) Mentoring
18 13 (5.68%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 84 (36.68%) SQL
2 33 (14.41%) Java
3 27 (11.79%) PL/SQL
4 19 (8.30%) C#
5 18 (7.86%) JavaScript
6 13 (5.68%) Python
7 12 (5.24%) R
8 10 (4.37%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.93%) PHP
10 5 (2.18%) Perl
10 5 (2.18%) ABAP
10 5 (2.18%) VBA
11 3 (1.31%) SAPscript
11 3 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.31%) C++
11 3 (1.31%) VB
12 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.44%) Scala
13 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.44%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 34 (14.85%) Degree
2 17 (7.42%) CISSP
3 12 (5.24%) CISM
4 8 (3.49%) ISEB
5 7 (3.06%) ISTQB
5 7 (3.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.31%) GIAC
6 3 (1.31%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.31%) CEH
6 3 (1.31%) PhD
6 3 (1.31%) SSCP
7 2 (0.87%) CISA
7 2 (0.87%) CRISC
8 1 (0.44%) MCITP
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.44%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.44%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.44%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.62%) QA
2 4 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.31%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.31%) SLA
4 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) WCAG
5 1 (0.44%) COBIT
5 1 (0.44%) MiFID
5 1 (0.44%) EMIR
5 1 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (5.68%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) HDFS
3 1 (0.44%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.62%) MOM
2 5 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.75%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 59 (25.76%) Oracle
2 41 (17.90%) Microsoft
3 24 (10.48%) SAP
4 16 (6.99%) Cognos
5 15 (6.55%) Informatica
6 14 (6.11%) MicroStrategy
6 14 (6.11%) Google
7 8 (3.49%) Adobe
7 8 (3.49%) TIBCO
8 7 (3.06%) Teradata
8 7 (3.06%) DevExpress
8 7 (3.06%) Tableau
9 6 (2.62%) Talend
9 6 (2.62%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.18%) Netezza
10 5 (2.18%) Greenplum
10 5 (2.18%) Vertica
11 4 (1.75%) LogRhythm
11 4 (1.75%) Sourcefire
12 3 (1.31%) Cisco
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Salary: £50000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
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Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £40k to £exceptional DOE
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Montash
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Edinburgh
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25% Flex Benefits
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Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: competitive
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Edinburgh
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
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