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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 45 91 40
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -51
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 159 78 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.81% 2.12% 5.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 2.54% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 105 42 113
Average salary £54,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.68% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £69,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
2928 3074 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.54% 83.56% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1832 1990 1631
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +50 65 £56,750 +4.12% 8
Edinburgh +4 63 £47,250 +22.72% 14
Stirling - 25 £40,000 - 1
Midlothian - 2 £85,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £32,500 -
Dundee -6 1 £42,233 +40.77%
Inverclyde - 1 £37,500 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 144 (56.03%) Finance
2 115 (44.75%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (36.96%) SQL
4 75 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (24.90%) Oracle
6 55 (21.40%) Banking
7 54 (21.01%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (18.68%) Data Analytics
9 47 (18.29%) Big Data
9 47 (18.29%) Scrum
10 46 (17.90%) Degree
11 45 (17.51%) Microsoft
12 44 (17.12%) Web Services
13 42 (16.34%) Coaching
14 40 (15.56%) SAS
15 38 (14.79%) ETL
16 36 (14.01%) Data Warehouse
16 36 (14.01%) Marketing
17 32 (12.45%) MS Excel
17 32 (12.45%) User Experience
18 31 (12.06%) Data Modelling
18 31 (12.06%) SQL Server
18 31 (12.06%) Java
18 31 (12.06%) Hadoop
19 30 (11.67%) Relational Database
19 30 (11.67%) OO
20 28 (10.89%) Workflow
21 27 (10.51%) PL/SQL
22 25 (9.73%) Software Delivery
23 24 (9.34%) OLAP

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 40 (15.56%) SAS
2 12 (4.67%) Apache
3 11 (4.28%) Apache Pig
4 5 (1.95%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.95%) CMS
5 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.78%) Drupal
6 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (0.39%) IIS
6 1 (0.39%) JBoss
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (12.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.06%) SPSS
3 6 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.95%) MS Office
5 2 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.39%) MS Project
6 1 (0.39%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.78%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.23%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.95%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.84%) Network Security
2 3 (1.17%) Internet
3 2 (0.78%) Firewall
3 2 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.39%) IPsec
4 1 (0.39%) InfiniBand
4 1 (0.39%) LDAP
4 1 (0.39%) DHCP
4 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.39%) SNMP
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.29%) Big Data
2 36 (14.01%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (12.06%) SQL Server
3 31 (12.06%) Hadoop
4 30 (11.67%) Relational Database
5 24 (9.34%) OLAP
6 21 (8.17%) RDBMS
7 20 (7.78%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (6.23%) Apache Hive
9 14 (5.45%) MongoDB
10 13 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (4.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (4.28%) NoSQL
12 11 (4.28%) Data Mining
12 11 (4.28%) HBase
13 10 (3.89%) DB2
14 8 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (3.11%) QlikView
14 8 (3.11%) Pentaho
15 7 (2.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (8.17%) TeamCity
2 15 (5.84%) Subversion
3 10 (3.89%) Maven
3 10 (3.89%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.11%) NUnit
4 8 (3.11%) Moq
5 7 (2.72%) WatiN
5 7 (2.72%) MSBuild
5 7 (2.72%) SpecFlow
5 7 (2.72%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.72%) Selenium
5 7 (2.72%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.72%) GitLab
6 6 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (1.56%) Toad
8 3 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.78%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.78%) gulp
9 2 (0.78%) Grunt
10 1 (0.39%) Hudson
General
1 144 (56.03%) Finance
2 55 (21.40%) Banking
3 36 (14.01%) Marketing
4 24 (9.34%) Investment Banking
5 18 (7.00%) Retail
6 10 (3.89%) Law
7 8 (3.11%) Retail Banking
8 6 (2.33%) Advertising
9 5 (1.95%) Legal
10 4 (1.56%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.56%) Front Office
11 3 (1.17%) Automotive
12 2 (0.78%) Publishing
12 2 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.39%) Local Government
13 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (17.51%) Consultant
2 43 (16.73%) Developer
3 40 (15.56%) Analyst
4 19 (7.39%) Architect
5 17 (6.61%) Senior Developer
5 17 (6.61%) Service Manager
6 16 (6.23%) Development Specialist
7 14 (5.45%) Data Manager
8 13 (5.06%) Security Consultant
8 13 (5.06%) Service Design Manager
9 12 (4.67%) Data Architect
9 12 (4.67%) Senior Consultant
10 11 (4.28%) Data Analyst
10 11 (4.28%) Information Security Consultant
10 11 (4.28%) Big Data Developer
10 11 (4.28%) Lead Security Consultant
11 8 (3.11%) Designer
11 8 (3.11%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.11%) Business Consultant
11 8 (3.11%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.12%) Web Services
2 23 (8.95%) HTML
3 17 (6.61%) CSS
4 14 (5.45%) JMS
4 14 (5.45%) Hibernate
4 14 (5.45%) Spring
4 14 (5.45%) JPA
4 14 (5.45%) Spring Integration
5 13 (5.06%) XML
6 12 (4.67%) .NET
6 12 (4.67%) jQuery
7 11 (4.28%) HTML5
8 10 (3.89%) XSLT
9 9 (3.50%) WPF
9 9 (3.50%) .NET Framework
9 9 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (3.11%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.11%) MDX
10 8 (3.11%) LINQ
10 8 (3.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 115 (44.75%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (12.45%) User Experience
3 23 (8.95%) Data Integration
4 15 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (5.06%) Mobile App
6 12 (4.67%) Mathematics
6 12 (4.67%) Cryptography
7 11 (4.28%) Statistics
8 10 (3.89%) Management Information System
9 8 (3.11%) Computer Science
9 8 (3.11%) Social Media
9 8 (3.11%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.72%) Visualisation
11 6 (2.33%) GIS
12 5 (1.95%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.95%) Derivative
13 4 (1.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (1.56%) Economics
13 4 (1.56%) Life Science
13 4 (1.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.45%) Linux
2 8 (3.11%) Windows
3 3 (1.17%) UNIX
4 1 (0.39%) CentOS
4 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (21.01%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (18.68%) Data Analytics
4 47 (18.29%) Scrum
5 42 (16.34%) Coaching
6 38 (14.79%) ETL
7 31 (12.06%) Data Modelling
8 30 (11.67%) OO
9 28 (10.89%) Workflow
10 25 (9.73%) Software Delivery
11 23 (8.95%) Waterfall
12 22 (8.56%) Service Delivery
12 22 (8.56%) Project Management
12 22 (8.56%) Data Management
13 20 (7.78%) Information Security
14 19 (7.39%) Mentoring
15 18 (7.00%) SIEM
15 18 (7.00%) TDD
16 15 (5.84%) Technical Architecture
17 14 (5.45%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 95 (36.96%) SQL
2 31 (12.06%) Java
3 27 (10.51%) PL/SQL
4 21 (8.17%) C#
5 20 (7.78%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.00%) Python
7 11 (4.28%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.28%) R
8 9 (3.50%) PHP
9 8 (3.11%) C++
10 6 (2.33%) Perl
11 5 (1.95%) ABAP
11 5 (1.95%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.56%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.56%) VBA
13 3 (1.17%) VB
13 3 (1.17%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.39%) CFML
14 1 (0.39%) Scala
14 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 46 (17.90%) Degree
2 16 (6.23%) CISSP
3 12 (4.67%) CISM
4 9 (3.50%) ISEB
5 8 (3.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.11%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.33%) PhD
7 3 (1.17%) CEH
7 3 (1.17%) GIAC
8 2 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.78%) SSCP
8 2 (0.78%) CISA
8 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.39%) RHCE
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.39%) MCSE
9 1 (0.39%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.11%) QA
2 7 (2.72%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.56%) SLA
5 2 (0.78%) WCAG
5 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.28%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) GPFS
4 1 (0.39%) HDFS
4 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.33%) MOM
1 6 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.56%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.39%) Nagios
3 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (24.90%) Oracle
2 45 (17.51%) Microsoft
3 24 (9.34%) Informatica
4 20 (7.78%) SAP
5 18 (7.00%) MicroStrategy
6 17 (6.61%) Cognos
7 14 (5.45%) Google
8 10 (3.89%) Tableau
8 10 (3.89%) Adobe
9 9 (3.50%) Teradata
10 8 (3.11%) DevExpress
11 7 (2.72%) IBM
11 7 (2.72%) TIBCO
12 6 (2.33%) Netezza
12 6 (2.33%) Talend
13 5 (1.95%) Greenplum
13 5 (1.95%) Vertica
14 4 (1.56%) VMware
14 4 (1.56%) Sybase
15 3 (1.17%) Cisco
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Churchill Frank
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirlingshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000 plus attractive benefits,
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
The LIST
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The LIST
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago