The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
UK / Scotland
Rank 62 90 106
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +16
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 70 66 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.13% 2.26% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 2.50% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 24
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £36,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £70,000 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%

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
2002 2636 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.53% 90.30% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1700 1756
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Analysis
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 40 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Glasgow +15 30 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 57 (52.29%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (46.79%) SQL
3 37 (33.94%) Finance
4 34 (31.19%) SAS
5 33 (30.28%) Risk Management
5 33 (30.28%) Degree
6 31 (28.44%) Analytics
7 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (22.94%) Project Management
9 22 (20.18%) Data Mining
9 22 (20.18%) Oracle
10 19 (17.43%) Python
10 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (17.43%) QA
11 18 (16.51%) SDLC
11 18 (16.51%) Hadoop
12 17 (15.60%) Change Control
12 17 (15.60%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 17 (15.60%) Legal
13 16 (14.68%) Java
14 15 (13.76%) Workflow
14 15 (13.76%) Business Analysis
15 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
15 14 (12.84%) Machine Learning
15 14 (12.84%) R
16 13 (11.93%) Waterfall
16 13 (11.93%) Regression Analysis
16 13 (11.93%) Case Management
16 13 (11.93%) Big Data
16 13 (11.93%) Functional Testing

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (31.19%) SAS
2 12 (11.01%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.59%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.67%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.92%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (11.01%) Endur
1 12 (11.01%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) tcpdump
1 7 (6.42%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.92%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.92%) Network Security
2 1 (0.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) Data Mining
2 18 (16.51%) Hadoop
3 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
4 13 (11.93%) Big Data
5 12 (11.01%) Apache Hive
5 12 (11.01%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (10.09%) MySQL
7 10 (9.17%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (7.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (4.59%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.67%) GIS
11 4 (3.67%) QGIS
11 4 (3.67%) QlikView
12 3 (2.75%) DB2
12 3 (2.75%) MS Access
12 3 (2.75%) Spotfire
13 2 (1.83%) Power BI
13 2 (1.83%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) JIRA
2 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.83%) Subversion
General
1 37 (33.94%) Finance
2 17 (15.60%) Legal
3 12 (11.01%) Banking
4 11 (10.09%) Marketing
5 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.59%) Retail
6 5 (4.59%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (44.04%) Analyst
2 29 (26.61%) Consultant
3 18 (16.51%) Developer
4 12 (11.01%) Endur Consultant
4 12 (11.01%) OpenLink Consultant
5 11 (10.09%) Business Analyst
5 11 (10.09%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) Data Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) Security Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) SOC Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Data Scientist
8 8 (7.34%) Information Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (6.42%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Programmer
9 7 (6.42%) SIEM Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) jQuery
1 7 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (3.67%) Google Maps API
3 3 (2.75%) RESTful
3 3 (2.75%) Spring
4 2 (1.83%) Bokeh
4 2 (1.83%) D3.js
4 2 (1.83%) HTML
4 2 (1.83%) HTML5
5 1 (0.92%) Kafka
5 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (52.29%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.01%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.01%) Credit Risk
3 7 (6.42%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.50%) Derivative
5 5 (4.59%) Statistics
5 5 (4.59%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.83%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.83%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.92%) Economics
8 1 (0.92%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Risk Management
2 31 (28.44%) Analytics
3 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (22.94%) Project Management
5 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (16.51%) SDLC
7 17 (15.60%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 17 (15.60%) Change Control
8 15 (13.76%) Business Analysis
8 15 (13.76%) Workflow
9 14 (12.84%) Machine Learning
10 13 (11.93%) Business Analytics
10 13 (11.93%) Case Management
10 13 (11.93%) Functional Testing
10 13 (11.93%) Regression Analysis
10 13 (11.93%) UML
10 13 (11.93%) Waterfall
11 12 (11.01%) Factor Analysis
11 12 (11.01%) KYC
11 12 (11.01%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (46.79%) SQL
2 19 (17.43%) Python
3 16 (14.68%) Java
4 14 (12.84%) R
5 11 (10.09%) PHP
6 10 (9.17%) PL/SQL
7 7 (6.42%) C
7 7 (6.42%) Fortran
7 7 (6.42%) VB
8 5 (4.59%) C++
8 5 (4.59%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.67%) Perl
9 4 (3.67%) Scala
10 1 (0.92%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (30.28%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) CEH
2 1 (0.92%) CISSP
2 1 (0.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.43%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) Ambari
2 2 (1.83%) Oozie
2 2 (1.83%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 22 (20.18%) Oracle
2 12 (11.01%) OpenLink
2 12 (11.01%) Triple Point
3 6 (5.50%) Tableau
4 4 (3.67%) Google
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.67%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.75%) Cognos
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