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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 91 96 117
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 66 69 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.28% 2.18% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.41% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 30
Median salary £55,000 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.24% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £28,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
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
2607 2860 3206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.21% 90.51% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1827 2151
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,950 £60,000 £62,050
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 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 -10 36 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Edinburgh +21 32 £50,000 +29.87% 6
Dumfries and Galloway - 2 - - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 81 (55.10%) SQL
2 75 (51.02%) Oracle
3 71 (48.30%) Finance
3 71 (48.30%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (42.18%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (34.01%) Business Intelligence
6 46 (31.29%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (31.29%) Asset Management
6 46 (31.29%) Scrum
7 44 (29.93%) SQL Server
8 42 (28.57%) Degree
9 36 (24.49%) Data Mining
9 36 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 31 (21.09%) Business Analysis
12 30 (20.41%) Mentoring
12 30 (20.41%) Management Information System
13 29 (19.73%) SDLC
14 28 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 24 (16.33%) Markit EDM
15 24 (16.33%) Java
16 23 (15.65%) Banking
17 22 (14.97%) Data Management
18 21 (14.29%) Data Modelling
19 19 (12.93%) Cognos
19 19 (12.93%) Tableau
19 19 (12.93%) Hadoop
20 18 (12.24%) Big Data
20 18 (12.24%) OO
21 16 (10.88%) Python

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 15 (10.20%) Apache Spark
1 15 (10.20%) SAS
2 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.36%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) Stata
Business Applications
1 24 (16.33%) Markit EDM
2 6 (4.08%) Endur
2 6 (4.08%) OpenLink RightAngle
3 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) Firewall
2 3 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (31.29%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (29.93%) SQL Server
3 36 (24.49%) Data Mining
4 28 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (12.93%) Hadoop
6 18 (12.24%) Big Data
7 15 (10.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (8.84%) BusinessObjects XI
9 12 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (7.48%) Impala
10 11 (7.48%) Spotfire
10 11 (7.48%) Sqoop
11 9 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database
12 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (4.76%) QlikView
13 6 (4.08%) BODI
13 6 (4.08%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 15 (10.20%) JIRA
2 13 (8.84%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.84%) Subversion
3 11 (7.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.36%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.36%) RubyMine
General
1 71 (48.30%) Finance
2 23 (15.65%) Banking
3 7 (4.76%) Games
3 7 (4.76%) Retail
4 5 (3.40%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.36%) Back Office
6 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (36.05%) Analyst
2 33 (22.45%) Developer
3 32 (21.77%) Consultant
4 20 (13.61%) Business Analyst
4 20 (13.61%) Technical Analyst
5 14 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
6 11 (7.48%) Big Data Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Oracle Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Report Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 10 (6.80%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (6.80%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (6.12%) Data Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Business Consultant
9 8 (5.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 8 (5.44%) Risk Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) SQL Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) QlikView Consultant
10 6 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.52%) HTML
2 12 (8.16%) D3.js
3 11 (7.48%) HTML5
4 5 (3.40%) Hibernate
4 5 (3.40%) Spring
4 5 (3.40%) XML
5 3 (2.04%) REST
6 2 (1.36%) jQuery
6 2 (1.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.68%) CSS
7 1 (0.68%) SOAP
7 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 62 (42.18%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (20.41%) Management Information System
3 14 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.16%) Visualisation
5 11 (7.48%) Market Risk
6 6 (4.08%) Derivative
6 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.08%) User Experience
7 5 (3.40%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.40%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.04%) Statistics
9 2 (1.36%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.68%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (0.68%) Biology
10 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.68%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.80%) Unix
2 2 (1.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (48.30%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.01%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (31.29%) Asset Management
3 46 (31.29%) Scrum
4 36 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (21.09%) Business Analysis
6 30 (20.41%) Mentoring
7 29 (19.73%) SDLC
8 22 (14.97%) Data Management
9 21 (14.29%) Data Modelling
10 18 (12.24%) OO
11 14 (9.52%) ETL
11 14 (9.52%) Workflow
12 13 (8.84%) Trend Analysis
13 12 (8.16%) Data Visualisation
13 12 (8.16%) Risk Management
13 12 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (8.16%) Waterfall
14 11 (7.48%) CRM
14 11 (7.48%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (55.10%) SQL
2 24 (16.33%) Java
3 16 (10.88%) Python
4 15 (10.20%) Scala
5 13 (8.84%) VBA
6 2 (1.36%) C
6 2 (1.36%) Fortran
6 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.36%) PHP
6 2 (1.36%) Ruby
6 2 (1.36%) VB
7 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (28.57%) Degree
2 7 (4.76%) CISSP
3 4 (2.72%) CISA
3 4 (2.72%) CISM
3 4 (2.72%) CRISC
4 3 (2.04%) CEH
4 3 (2.04%) SANS
5 2 (1.36%) PhD
6 1 (0.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.36%) COBIT
3 2 (1.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) Oozie
1 11 (7.48%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.68%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 75 (51.02%) Oracle
2 35 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 19 (12.93%) Cognos
3 19 (12.93%) Tableau
4 14 (9.52%) SAP
5 7 (4.76%) Informatica
6 6 (4.08%) OpenLink
6 6 (4.08%) Sybase
6 6 (4.08%) Teradata
6 6 (4.08%) Triple Point
7 3 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.68%) Google
8 1 (0.68%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.68%) IBM
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