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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 62 47 88
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +41
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 106 138 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.44% 4.22% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 5.20% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 33
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £32,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £85,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2628 2652 2457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.21% 81.00% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1744 1685 1702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 December 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 December 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 -7 70 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Glasgow 0 32 £40,000 - 5
Aberdeen +9 3 £50,000 -
Stirling - 2 - -
Dundee +11 1 - - 1
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 104 (54.45%) Finance
2 85 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (33.51%) SQL
4 58 (30.37%) Java
5 51 (26.70%) Degree
6 44 (23.04%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (18.32%) Python
8 33 (17.28%) JavaScript
9 31 (16.23%) TDD
10 28 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (14.14%) Scrum
12 26 (13.61%) Relational Database
13 25 (13.09%) HTML
13 25 (13.09%) XML
14 23 (12.04%) Banking
14 23 (12.04%) OO
14 23 (12.04%) Microsoft
14 23 (12.04%) Marketing
15 22 (11.52%) Data Analytics
15 22 (11.52%) IBM
15 22 (11.52%) Linux
15 22 (11.52%) Oracle
16 21 (10.99%) SQL Server
16 21 (10.99%) MS Excel
16 21 (10.99%) Software Engineering
16 21 (10.99%) Big Data
17 19 (9.95%) Computer Science
17 19 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (9.95%) Data Analysis
17 19 (9.95%) CSS

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 18 (9.42%) SAS
2 9 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.14%) CMS
5 5 (2.62%) TeamSite
5 5 (2.62%) WordPress
6 3 (1.57%) IIS
7 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.05%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.05%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) Drupal
8 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.09%) SPSS
3 1 (0.52%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.52%) FastStats
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Google Analytics
2 7 (3.66%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.52%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.52%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.09%) SaaS
2 4 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.28%) Firewall
1 12 (6.28%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (2.62%) Internet
3 3 (1.57%) SMS
3 3 (1.57%) DNS
4 2 (1.05%) SAN
4 2 (1.05%) NAS
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) SSL
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.61%) Relational Database
2 21 (10.99%) Big Data
2 21 (10.99%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (7.33%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.66%) OLAP
6 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.14%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.62%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (2.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.62%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.62%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.09%) DB2
8 4 (2.09%) SAP BW
8 4 (2.09%) DataStage
8 4 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.71%) Subversion
3 7 (3.66%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.09%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.57%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.57%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.57%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.57%) ERwin
6 2 (1.05%) Maven
6 2 (1.05%) JIRA
6 2 (1.05%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.05%) Moq
7 1 (0.52%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.52%) Ant
7 1 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 104 (54.45%) Finance
2 23 (12.04%) Banking
2 23 (12.04%) Marketing
3 16 (8.38%) Front Office
4 13 (6.81%) Games
5 11 (5.76%) Retail
6 7 (3.66%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.09%) French Language
7 4 (2.09%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.57%) Publishing
9 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.52%) Legal
10 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (25.13%) Developer
2 37 (19.37%) Analyst
3 24 (12.57%) Java Developer
4 17 (8.90%) Architect
4 17 (8.90%) Python Developer
5 13 (6.81%) Consultant
6 10 (5.24%) Data Analyst
7 8 (4.19%) Web Developer
7 8 (4.19%) Software Engineer
8 7 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.66%) Security Analyst
9 6 (3.14%) Statistical Analyst
9 6 (3.14%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.14%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.14%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.62%) Test Manager
10 5 (2.62%) Data Architect
10 5 (2.62%) Business Consultant
10 5 (2.62%) Team Leader
10 5 (2.62%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.09%) HTML
1 25 (13.09%) XML
2 19 (9.95%) CSS
2 19 (9.95%) Middleware
3 16 (8.38%) JMS
4 13 (6.81%) .NET
5 12 (6.28%) Web Services
5 12 (6.28%) Regular Expression
6 9 (4.71%) RESTful
7 8 (4.19%) HTML5
7 8 (4.19%) jQuery
8 5 (2.62%) PhoneGap
8 5 (2.62%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.62%) Velocity
8 5 (2.62%) XSLT
8 5 (2.62%) Cocoon
8 5 (2.62%) JSP
9 4 (2.09%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.09%) Ajax
9 4 (2.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.04%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.95%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.90%) Open Source
4 14 (7.33%) Mobile App
5 12 (6.28%) Visualisation
6 10 (5.24%) Social Media
7 8 (4.19%) Mathematics
8 7 (3.66%) Xbox
8 7 (3.66%) User Experience
9 6 (3.14%) Data Integration
9 6 (3.14%) Client/Server
9 6 (3.14%) N-Tier
10 5 (2.62%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (2.09%) Statistics
12 3 (1.57%) Fixed Income
12 3 (1.57%) Graphic Design
12 3 (1.57%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.57%) Reference Data
13 2 (1.05%) Blog
13 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.52%) Linux
2 16 (8.38%) Windows
3 4 (2.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.23%) TDD
3 28 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (14.14%) Scrum
5 23 (12.04%) OO
6 22 (11.52%) Data Analytics
7 21 (10.99%) Software Engineering
8 19 (9.95%) Data Analysis
8 19 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (8.90%) Web Analytics
10 16 (8.38%) OOD
10 16 (8.38%) Risk Management
11 15 (7.85%) Data Modelling
12 13 (6.81%) Project Management
12 13 (6.81%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.81%) Coaching
12 13 (6.81%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.81%) SIEM
13 12 (6.28%) ETL
13 12 (6.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (33.51%) SQL
2 58 (30.37%) Java
3 35 (18.32%) Python
4 33 (17.28%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.42%) C#
6 11 (5.76%) R
7 10 (5.24%) PHP
8 9 (4.71%) Ruby
9 6 (3.14%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.62%) C++
10 5 (2.62%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.62%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.57%) VBA
11 3 (1.57%) VBScript
11 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.05%) ABAP
12 2 (1.05%) Perl
13 1 (0.52%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 51 (26.70%) Degree
2 12 (6.28%) ISTQB
2 12 (6.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (6.28%) ISEB
2 12 (6.28%) CISSP
3 10 (5.24%) SSCP
3 10 (5.24%) GIAC
3 10 (5.24%) PhD
3 10 (5.24%) CEH
4 4 (2.09%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.57%) CISA
5 3 (1.57%) CISM
5 3 (1.57%) CRISC
6 1 (0.52%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.52%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.38%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) COBIT
3 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.52%) Docker
3 1 (0.52%) HDFS
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.52%) IBM
2 22 (11.52%) Oracle
3 13 (6.81%) Google
4 11 (5.76%) SAP
4 11 (5.76%) Cisco
5 10 (5.24%) Cognos
5 10 (5.24%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.71%) Informatica
7 5 (2.62%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (2.62%) Sybase
8 4 (2.09%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.09%) HP
8 4 (2.09%) Perforce
8 4 (2.09%) Ab Initio
8 4 (2.09%) Teradata
9 3 (1.57%) HubSpot
10 2 (1.05%) LogRhythm
10 2 (1.05%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.05%) Adobe
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