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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 113 96 119
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 62 59 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.66% 1.88% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.33% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 29
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £31,950 £31,389
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
3012 2530 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.51% 80.75% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1647 1613
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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 -9 43 £42,500 +8.28% 7
Edinburgh -20 14 £30,000 -45.94% 3
Stirling - 1 £50,000 - 1
Fife - 1 £30,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 68 (62.39%) SQL
2 38 (34.86%) Finance
3 36 (33.03%) SQL Server
4 33 (30.28%) Data Modelling
5 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
6 27 (24.77%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (23.85%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (23.85%) Oracle
8 25 (22.94%) UNIX
9 24 (22.02%) Relational Database
10 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (19.27%) Java
12 19 (17.43%) Software Engineering
13 17 (15.60%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (14.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (14.68%) Hibernate
14 16 (14.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (14.68%) Spring
14 16 (14.68%) C#
15 15 (13.76%) Asset Management
15 15 (13.76%) Management Information System
16 14 (12.84%) Scrum
16 14 (12.84%) Waterfall
17 13 (11.93%) Data Architecture
17 13 (11.93%) .NET
18 12 (11.01%) Sybase
18 12 (11.01%) Tomcat
18 12 (11.01%) CRM
18 12 (11.01%) SAS
18 12 (11.01%) TDD

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.01%) Tomcat
1 12 (11.01%) SAS
2 4 (3.67%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.67%) Alfresco
2 4 (3.67%) Drupal
2 4 (3.67%) SugarCRM
3 1 (0.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) SPSS
3 3 (2.75%) MS Project
3 3 (2.75%) MS Office
4 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.75%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.92%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) ASN.1
1 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.03%) SQL Server
2 26 (23.85%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (22.02%) Relational Database
4 16 (14.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (14.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (10.09%) RDBMS
6 9 (8.26%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.50%) OLAP
7 6 (5.50%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.59%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.59%) Big Data
9 4 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.67%) MySQL
9 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.67%) Pentaho
9 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.75%) QlikView
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Maven
1 4 (3.67%) Jasmine
1 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (3.67%) Selenium
2 2 (1.83%) ERwin
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 38 (34.86%) Finance
2 11 (10.09%) Banking
3 9 (8.26%) Marketing
4 7 (6.42%) Retail
5 6 (5.50%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.75%) French Language
6 3 (2.75%) Legal
7 2 (1.83%) Law
7 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.83%) Front Office
7 2 (1.83%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.92%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 45 (41.28%) Analyst
2 37 (33.94%) Developer
3 22 (20.18%) Business Analyst
4 17 (15.60%) Data Analyst
5 15 (13.76%) Architect
6 12 (11.01%) Lead Developer
7 11 (10.09%) SQL Developer
8 10 (9.17%) Database Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Business Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.67%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Web Analyst
11 3 (2.75%) Data Consultant
11 3 (2.75%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) Hibernate
1 16 (14.68%) Spring
2 13 (11.93%) .NET
3 4 (3.67%) XML
3 4 (3.67%) Middleware
3 4 (3.67%) PostGIS
3 4 (3.67%) Django
4 1 (0.92%) Pandas
4 1 (0.92%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.59%) GIS
4 4 (3.67%) Open Source
4 4 (3.67%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.67%) Statistics
5 3 (2.75%) Economics
6 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.94%) UNIX
2 5 (4.59%) Linux
3 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Data Modelling
2 27 (24.77%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (17.43%) Software Engineering
5 17 (15.60%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (13.76%) Asset Management
7 14 (12.84%) Scrum
7 14 (12.84%) Waterfall
8 13 (11.93%) Data Architecture
9 12 (11.01%) CRM
9 12 (11.01%) TDD
9 12 (11.01%) Kanban
9 12 (11.01%) Analytics
10 9 (8.26%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.42%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.50%) ETL
12 6 (5.50%) Project Management
12 6 (5.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.39%) SQL
2 21 (19.27%) Java
3 16 (14.68%) C#
4 7 (6.42%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.42%) PHP
5 5 (4.59%) Ruby
5 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.59%) Python
6 2 (1.83%) Perl
6 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.92%) R
7 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.92%) C++
7 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) PMP
2 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.92%) MCITP
3 1 (0.92%) MBA
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
2 26 (23.85%) Oracle
3 12 (11.01%) Sybase
4 7 (6.42%) Informatica
5 6 (5.50%) Google
6 4 (3.67%) JBoss
6 4 (3.67%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (3.67%) Talend
7 2 (1.83%) SAP
7 2 (1.83%) IBM
7 2 (1.83%) Reuters
7 2 (1.83%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.83%) Teradata
8 1 (0.92%) Cognos
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