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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 95 105 121
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 37 61 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.58% 1.97% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.20% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 26
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £38,500 £39,125
% change year-on-year
+7.79% -1.59%
Data Analysis
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
2089 2776 2864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.12% 89.58% 88.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1760 1870
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
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 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +11 23 £44,500 +32.83% 2
Edinburgh -4 13 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - -
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 48 (46.15%) SQL
2 45 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (40.38%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (37.50%) Finance
5 32 (30.77%) SDLC
6 31 (29.81%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (26.92%) Oracle
8 23 (22.12%) Degree
9 22 (21.15%) Data Management
9 22 (21.15%) Big Data
10 21 (20.19%) Risk Management
11 20 (19.23%) Banking
12 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
12 19 (18.27%) Java
13 18 (17.31%) UML
13 18 (17.31%) SAS
13 18 (17.31%) Waterfall
14 17 (16.35%) ETRM
14 17 (16.35%) Triple Point
14 17 (16.35%) OpenLink RightAngle
14 17 (16.35%) OpenLink
14 17 (16.35%) Endur
15 16 (15.38%) Hadoop
15 16 (15.38%) Computer Science
16 15 (14.42%) QA
16 15 (14.42%) Python
17 14 (13.46%) Apache Spark
17 14 (13.46%) Analytics
18 13 (12.50%) Scala
18 13 (12.50%) Tableau

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 18 (17.31%) SAS
2 14 (13.46%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.96%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.88%) MS Office
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Endur
1 17 (16.35%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.96%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) Firewall
1 2 (1.92%) Internet
1 2 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.96%) Network Security
2 1 (0.96%) SMS
2 1 (0.96%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.15%) Big Data
2 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
3 16 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 12 (11.54%) Data Mining
5 10 (9.62%) Spotfire
6 9 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.65%) Impala
6 9 (8.65%) Sqoop
7 8 (7.69%) MySQL
8 7 (6.73%) MongoDB
9 6 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (4.81%) MS Access
10 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (2.88%) QlikView
12 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Git (software)
1 11 (10.58%) Subversion
2 10 (9.62%) JIRA
3 9 (8.65%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.92%) RubyMine
General
1 39 (37.50%) Finance
2 20 (19.23%) Banking
3 10 (9.62%) Marketing
3 10 (9.62%) Retail
4 9 (8.65%) Retail Banking
5 8 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (42.31%) Analyst
2 24 (23.08%) Consultant
3 23 (22.12%) Developer
4 18 (17.31%) Business Analyst
5 17 (16.35%) Endur Consultant
5 17 (16.35%) OpenLink Consultant
6 16 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
7 11 (10.58%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (9.62%) Technical Business Analyst
9 9 (8.65%) Big Data Developer
9 9 (8.65%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (7.69%) Programmer
10 8 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 8 (7.69%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
11 7 (6.73%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.77%) Analyst Developer
12 6 (5.77%) Data Scientist
12 6 (5.77%) Senior Data Scientist
13 5 (4.81%) Junior Analyst
13 5 (4.81%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.62%) HTML
2 9 (8.65%) D3.js
2 9 (8.65%) HTML5
3 8 (7.69%) jQuery
3 8 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (2.88%) RESTful
4 3 (2.88%) Spring
5 2 (1.92%) REST
5 2 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.96%) Kafka
6 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (40.38%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.58%) Visualisation
4 10 (9.62%) Mathematics
5 9 (8.65%) Market Risk
6 6 (5.77%) Credit Risk
7 5 (4.81%) Derivative
8 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.88%) Statistics
9 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.96%) Economics
10 1 (0.96%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.88%) Linux
2 2 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.77%) SDLC
3 31 (29.81%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (21.15%) Data Management
5 21 (20.19%) Risk Management
6 18 (17.31%) UML
6 18 (17.31%) Waterfall
7 17 (16.35%) ETRM
8 14 (13.46%) Analytics
9 13 (12.50%) OO
9 13 (12.50%) Scrum
10 11 (10.58%) Project Management
11 10 (9.62%) Data Visualisation
11 10 (9.62%) Trend Analysis
11 10 (9.62%) Workflow
12 9 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (8.65%) Regression Testing
13 8 (7.69%) MVC
13 8 (7.69%) Test Scripting
13 8 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (46.15%) SQL
2 19 (18.27%) Java
3 15 (14.42%) Python
4 13 (12.50%) Scala
5 8 (7.69%) C
5 8 (7.69%) Fortran
5 8 (7.69%) PHP
5 8 (7.69%) VB
6 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.92%) Ruby
8 1 (0.96%) C++
8 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.96%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (22.12%) Degree
2 6 (5.77%) CISSP
3 4 (3.85%) CISA
3 4 (3.85%) CISM
3 4 (3.85%) CRISC
4 2 (1.92%) CEH
4 2 (1.92%) PhD
4 2 (1.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.42%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) Oozie
1 9 (8.65%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.96%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 28 (26.92%) Oracle
2 17 (16.35%) OpenLink
2 17 (16.35%) Triple Point
3 13 (12.50%) Tableau
4 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.88%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.92%) Cognos
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