The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data 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 Big Data Analytics over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Analytics
Rank 152 158 146
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Big Data Analytics 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.031% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.038% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.00%
Big Data 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
2621 2645 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.85% 81.48% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1709 1542
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Big Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Big Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Big Data Analytics
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics across the Scotland region.

Big Data Analytics Salary Trend in Scotland

Big Data 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 Big Data Analytics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 +11 4 - -
Big Data Analytics
UK

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Big Data 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 Big Data Analytics.

1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Pay per click
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Photography
3 3 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (60.00%) WordPress
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Blog
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) ASN.1
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Big Data 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 Big Data Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Photography
2 2 (40.00%) Blog
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Pay per click
3 3 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe