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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 69 96 111
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +15
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 92 79 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.96% 2.14% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 2.62% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 53 48 23
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 3019 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.56% 81.64% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1978 1388
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Edinburgh +6 52 £49,500 +16.47% 31
Glasgow +27 32 £56,000 +24.44% 7
Stirling - 7 - -
West Lothian -2 1 £40,000 -
Dundee - 1 £22,500 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 98 (49.75%) Finance
2 64 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (25.89%) Degree
4 47 (23.86%) SQL
5 46 (23.35%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (22.84%) Java
7 35 (17.77%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (15.74%) Microsoft
8 31 (15.74%) Oracle
8 31 (15.74%) Data Analytics
9 29 (14.72%) Banking
10 27 (13.71%) Coaching
11 26 (13.20%) JavaScript
12 25 (12.69%) Linux
12 25 (12.69%) MS Excel
13 24 (12.18%) HTML
13 24 (12.18%) CSS
13 24 (12.18%) TDD
13 24 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (11.68%) Waterfall
14 23 (11.68%) Big Data
14 23 (11.68%) XML
15 22 (11.17%) ISEB
15 22 (11.17%) Web Services
16 21 (10.66%) SQL Server
16 21 (10.66%) OO
16 21 (10.66%) Python
16 21 (10.66%) Data Modelling
16 21 (10.66%) Relational Database
17 20 (10.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (8.12%) SAS
2 8 (4.06%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.54%) WordPress
4 4 (2.03%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.03%) JBoss
4 4 (2.03%) Apache
5 3 (1.52%) Liferay
5 3 (1.52%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.02%) TeamSite
6 2 (1.02%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.02%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Drupal
7 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.51%) IIS
7 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (12.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.52%) SPSS
3 2 (1.02%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.51%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.05%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.52%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.58%) Firewall
2 10 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.03%) Network Security
4 2 (1.02%) SAN
4 2 (1.02%) Internet
4 2 (1.02%) NAS
5 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.51%) PBX
5 1 (0.51%) SMS
5 1 (0.51%) VPN
5 1 (0.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.68%) Big Data
2 21 (10.66%) Relational Database
2 21 (10.66%) SQL Server
3 19 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (9.14%) Hadoop
5 14 (7.11%) SAP BW
6 12 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (5.58%) SAP BI
7 11 (5.58%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (4.57%) OLAP
8 9 (4.57%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.06%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.55%) Data Mining
10 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (3.05%) MySQL
11 6 (3.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 5 (2.54%) QlikView
12 5 (2.54%) SAP HANA
12 5 (2.54%) DB2
13 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.57%) Subversion
3 7 (3.55%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.55%) Selenium
4 6 (3.05%) TeamCity
4 6 (3.05%) GitLab
4 6 (3.05%) WatiN
4 6 (3.05%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.05%) MSBuild
4 6 (3.05%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.52%) ERwin
6 2 (1.02%) JIRA
7 1 (0.51%) Maven
7 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 98 (49.75%) Finance
2 29 (14.72%) Banking
3 20 (10.15%) Marketing
4 13 (6.60%) Investment Banking
5 12 (6.09%) Games
6 9 (4.57%) Retail
7 8 (4.06%) Front Office
8 4 (2.03%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.52%) Law
10 2 (1.02%) Legal
10 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.02%) Publishing
11 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.51%) Advertising
11 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (17.77%) Developer
2 30 (15.23%) Consultant
3 23 (11.68%) Analyst
4 14 (7.11%) Architect
4 14 (7.11%) SAP Consultant
5 13 (6.60%) Java Developer
6 11 (5.58%) Test Manager
7 10 (5.08%) Python Developer
8 8 (4.06%) Data Architect
8 8 (4.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (3.55%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.55%) .NET Developer
9 7 (3.55%) Security Specialist
9 7 (3.55%) Security Manager
9 7 (3.55%) Senior Security Specialist
9 7 (3.55%) SAP BI Consultant
10 6 (3.05%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (3.05%) Data Scientist
10 6 (3.05%) Business Consultant
10 6 (3.05%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.18%) HTML
1 24 (12.18%) CSS
2 23 (11.68%) XML
3 22 (11.17%) Web Services
4 18 (9.14%) HTML5
5 15 (7.61%) jQuery
6 14 (7.11%) JMS
7 11 (5.58%) Spring
8 10 (5.08%) Regular Expression
9 9 (4.57%) .NET Framework
9 9 (4.57%) Middleware
9 9 (4.57%) .NET
9 9 (4.57%) ASP.NET
10 8 (4.06%) XSLT
10 8 (4.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (3.55%) NHibernate
11 7 (3.55%) XSD
12 6 (3.05%) SOAP
12 6 (3.05%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.35%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.09%) Open Source
2 12 (6.09%) Social Media
3 11 (5.58%) Visualisation
3 11 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.06%) Xbox
5 7 (3.55%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.05%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.54%) User Experience
7 5 (2.54%) Statistics
8 4 (2.03%) Photography
9 3 (1.52%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.52%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.52%) Physics
9 3 (1.52%) Blog
9 3 (1.52%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.69%) Linux
2 12 (6.09%) Windows
3 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.51%) AIX
4 1 (0.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (17.77%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (15.74%) Data Analytics
4 27 (13.71%) Coaching
5 24 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (12.18%) TDD
6 23 (11.68%) Waterfall
7 21 (10.66%) Data Modelling
7 21 (10.66%) OO
8 20 (10.15%) V-Model
9 18 (9.14%) Mentoring
10 17 (8.63%) ETL
10 17 (8.63%) Data Analysis
11 15 (7.61%) Project Management
11 15 (7.61%) Information Security
12 13 (6.60%) SIEM
13 12 (6.09%) Resource Management
14 11 (5.58%) Data Management
14 11 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (5.58%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (23.86%) SQL
2 45 (22.84%) Java
3 26 (13.20%) JavaScript
4 21 (10.66%) Python
5 14 (7.11%) PL/SQL
6 13 (6.60%) C#
7 10 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.57%) PHP
9 8 (4.06%) VBA
10 7 (3.55%) R
11 3 (1.52%) C++
12 2 (1.02%) VB
12 2 (1.02%) ABAP
12 2 (1.02%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.51%) Ruby
13 1 (0.51%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (25.89%) Degree
2 22 (11.17%) ISEB
3 20 (10.15%) ISTQB
3 20 (10.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (8.63%) CISSP
5 10 (5.08%) ISEB Practitioner
6 9 (4.57%) CEH
6 9 (4.57%) GIAC
6 9 (4.57%) SSCP
7 8 (4.06%) CISM
8 7 (3.55%) CRISC
8 7 (3.55%) CISA
9 6 (3.05%) PhD
10 2 (1.02%) MCITP
10 2 (1.02%) MCDBA
10 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.02%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.51%) SAS Certification
11 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.09%) QA
2 5 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.54%) COBIT
3 4 (2.03%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.02%) SLA
5 1 (0.51%) MiFID
5 1 (0.51%) EMIR
5 1 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) NFS
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) MOM
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.51%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (15.74%) Oracle
1 31 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.14%) SAP
3 13 (6.60%) Business Objects
3 13 (6.60%) Red Hat
4 11 (5.58%) Informatica
5 10 (5.08%) Cisco
5 10 (5.08%) IBM
5 10 (5.08%) Google
6 6 (3.05%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.54%) Cognos
7 5 (2.54%) Sourcefire
7 5 (2.54%) LogRhythm
8 4 (2.03%) Teradata
9 3 (1.52%) Sybase
10 2 (1.02%) Adobe
11 1 (0.51%) Murex
11 1 (0.51%) HP
11 1 (0.51%) Dell
11 1 (0.51%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £37800 per annum + 25% package bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k-£60k+benefits+ career progression opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Amazing benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50700 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Melrose
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum £40,000 - £75,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum £35,000 - £75,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £35,000 - £50,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package and Bens incl Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago