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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 50 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 123 109 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.15% 3.52% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 4.04% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 67
Average salary £57,500 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.94% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £33,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £61,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,700 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.24% +0.47%
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
2654 2697 2759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.54% 87.03% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1699 1732 1799
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 +6 60 £52,500 +22.09% 9
Edinburgh -1 57 £57,500 +15.00% 12
West Lothian +7 2 - -
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Dundee -15 1 - -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 139 (53.88%) Finance
2 107 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (34.50%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (29.07%) Banking
5 71 (27.52%) SQL
6 69 (26.74%) Data Analytics
7 67 (25.97%) Degree
8 46 (17.83%) Java
8 46 (17.83%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (16.67%) Project Management
10 40 (15.50%) Scrum
10 40 (15.50%) Marketing
11 39 (15.12%) Data Warehouse
12 36 (13.95%) Information Security
13 33 (12.79%) Google Analytics
14 32 (12.40%) Google
14 32 (12.40%) User Experience
15 31 (12.02%) Web Analytics
15 31 (12.02%) Python
16 30 (11.63%) Data Modelling
16 30 (11.63%) C#
17 29 (11.24%) SAS
18 27 (10.47%) Oracle
18 27 (10.47%) Service Delivery
18 27 (10.47%) Data Integration
19 26 (10.08%) Management Information System
19 26 (10.08%) Security Operations
20 25 (9.69%) Coaching
20 25 (9.69%) C++
20 25 (9.69%) Data Management

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 29 (11.24%) SAS
2 11 (4.26%) MQSeries
3 9 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.10%) Apache
5 7 (2.71%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.94%) CMS
7 3 (1.16%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.16%) Drupal
7 3 (1.16%) JBoss
7 3 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.10%) MS Office
4 7 (2.71%) SPSS
5 2 (0.78%) MS Project
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.39%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle FAH
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.79%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.55%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (1.55%) AdWords
4 3 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) IaaS
5 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.81%) Network Security
2 4 (1.55%) DNS
3 3 (1.16%) DHCP
3 3 (1.16%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.16%) HTTP
3 3 (1.16%) InfiniBand
3 3 (1.16%) LDAP
3 3 (1.16%) SNMP
4 2 (0.78%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.12%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 23 (8.91%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.53%) Big Data
5 21 (8.14%) Hadoop
6 16 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (6.20%) SQL Server
7 15 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (4.65%) QlikView
9 11 (4.26%) BigTable
9 11 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (3.10%) Apache Hive
12 7 (2.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 6 (2.33%) MongoDB
13 6 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.94%) Maven
3 4 (1.55%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.16%) Hudson
4 3 (1.16%) JIRA
4 3 (1.16%) Trac
5 2 (0.78%) Grunt
5 2 (0.78%) gulp
6 1 (0.39%) Checkstyle
6 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.39%) FindBugs
6 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
General
1 139 (53.88%) Finance
2 75 (29.07%) Banking
3 40 (15.50%) Marketing
4 18 (6.98%) Retail
5 11 (4.26%) Back Office
6 8 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.33%) Legal
7 6 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.33%) Publishing
7 6 (2.33%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.94%) Advertising
8 5 (1.94%) Games
9 4 (1.55%) Billing
9 4 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.55%) Front Office
9 4 (1.55%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Automotive
12 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 58 (22.48%) Developer
2 48 (18.60%) Consultant
3 39 (15.12%) Analyst
4 26 (10.08%) Project Manager
5 22 (8.53%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 21 (8.14%) IT Manager
6 21 (8.14%) IT Project Manager
6 21 (8.14%) IT Services Manager
6 21 (8.14%) Security Consultant
6 21 (8.14%) SOC Consultant
7 20 (7.75%) IT Consultant
7 20 (7.75%) Lead Security Consultant
8 18 (6.98%) IT Security Consultant
8 18 (6.98%) Technology Consultant
9 16 (6.20%) User Experience Manager
10 11 (4.26%) Architect
10 11 (4.26%) Python Developer
10 11 (4.26%) Service Manager
11 10 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (3.88%) Service Design Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.91%) HTML
2 21 (8.14%) XML
3 17 (6.59%) CSS
4 13 (5.04%) FIX Protocol
5 11 (4.26%) .NET
5 11 (4.26%) Middleware
5 11 (4.26%) Web Services
5 11 (4.26%) XML Schema
6 10 (3.88%) HTML5
7 6 (2.33%) RESTful
8 5 (1.94%) JSON
9 4 (1.55%) BSON
9 4 (1.55%) jQuery
9 4 (1.55%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (1.55%) ZeroMQ
10 3 (1.16%) LAMP
10 3 (1.16%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (1.16%) OpenMP
10 3 (1.16%) REST
10 3 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 89 (34.50%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (12.40%) User Experience
3 27 (10.47%) Data Integration
4 26 (10.08%) Management Information System
5 20 (7.75%) Security Operations Centre
6 16 (6.20%) Derivative
6 16 (6.20%) Fixed Income
6 16 (6.20%) Mathematics
7 13 (5.04%) Visualisation
8 12 (4.65%) Computer Science
8 12 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (4.26%) Market Risk
9 11 (4.26%) Statistics
10 9 (3.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 8 (3.10%) Credit Risk
11 8 (3.10%) Economics
12 7 (2.71%) Data Structures
12 7 (2.71%) Informatics
12 7 (2.71%) Social Media
13 6 (2.33%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.81%) Linux
2 12 (4.65%) Unix
3 5 (1.94%) Windows
4 4 (1.55%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.16%) CentOS
5 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (26.74%) Data Analytics
3 46 (17.83%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (16.67%) Project Management
5 40 (15.50%) Scrum
6 36 (13.95%) Information Security
7 31 (12.02%) Web Analytics
8 30 (11.63%) Data Modelling
9 27 (10.47%) Service Delivery
10 26 (10.08%) Security Operations
11 25 (9.69%) Coaching
11 25 (9.69%) Data Management
12 23 (8.91%) Cybersecurity
12 23 (8.91%) Risk Management
12 23 (8.91%) SIEM
13 22 (8.53%) Use Case
14 21 (8.14%) OO
15 20 (7.75%) Risk Analytics
15 20 (7.75%) Unit Testing
16 19 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 71 (27.52%) SQL
2 46 (17.83%) Java
3 31 (12.02%) Python
4 30 (11.63%) C#
5 25 (9.69%) C++
6 19 (7.36%) Perl
7 17 (6.59%) Ruby
8 13 (5.04%) JavaScript
9 11 (4.26%) R
9 11 (4.26%) XPath
10 7 (2.71%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.71%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.71%) VBA
11 6 (2.33%) Smalltalk
12 5 (1.94%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.55%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.55%) PHP
13 4 (1.55%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.55%) Scala
14 3 (1.16%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 67 (25.97%) Degree
2 20 (7.75%) CEH
2 20 (7.75%) GIAC
3 8 (3.10%) CISSP
4 6 (2.33%) ISEB
5 5 (1.94%) CISA
5 5 (1.94%) CISM
5 5 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.55%) MBA
6 4 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.16%) ACCA
7 3 (1.16%) CIMA
7 3 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.16%) MCSE
7 3 (1.16%) PhD
7 3 (1.16%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.16%) RHCE
8 1 (0.39%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.71%) QA
4 3 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.78%) COBIT
5 2 (0.78%) HL7
5 2 (0.78%) WCAG
6 1 (0.39%) FATCA
6 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.16%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.16%) GPFS
2 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) HDFS
4 1 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.55%) Puppet
2 3 (1.16%) Nagios
2 3 (1.16%) TeamSite
2 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.78%) Ambari
3 2 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.78%) Oozie
4 1 (0.39%) Ansible
4 1 (0.39%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.39%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.39%) MOM
Vendors
1 32 (12.40%) Google
2 27 (10.47%) Oracle
3 23 (8.91%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.04%) Adobe
5 12 (4.65%) Informatica
5 12 (4.65%) Tableau
6 11 (4.26%) IBM
7 7 (2.71%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.55%) CA
8 4 (1.55%) Dell
8 4 (1.55%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.55%) SAP
8 4 (1.55%) VMware
9 3 (1.16%) Brocade
9 3 (1.16%) Cisco
9 3 (1.16%) Cognos
9 3 (1.16%) Opsware
9 3 (1.16%) Remedy
10 2 (0.78%) Facebook
10 2 (0.78%) Omniture
Edinburgh
Capita plc
Salary: £20000 - £23000.00 per annum + £DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £25,000 - £55,000+ excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25% Cash, benefits, pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
University Of Glasgow
Salary: From £41,255 to £47,801 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago