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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
UK / Scotland
Rank 55 75 112
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +37
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 84 86 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.75% 2.92% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 3.21% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 21
Median salary £44,500 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.09% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
2022 2681 2791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.23% 90.91% 88.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1704 1748
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +4 45 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Glasgow +11 36 £43,250 -21.36% 1
Dundee - 3 £44,500 -
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 63 (55.26%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (50.88%) SQL
3 38 (33.33%) Finance
3 38 (33.33%) Analytics
3 38 (33.33%) Degree
4 34 (29.82%) SAS
5 33 (28.95%) Risk Management
6 24 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (18.42%) Project Management
7 21 (18.42%) Data Mining
8 19 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (16.67%) QA
9 18 (15.79%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 18 (15.79%) R
9 18 (15.79%) Oracle
9 18 (15.79%) Legal
10 17 (14.91%) Python
10 17 (14.91%) Change Control
10 17 (14.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (14.04%) SDLC
12 15 (13.16%) Machine Learning
12 15 (13.16%) Hadoop
12 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
12 15 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (13.16%) Business Analysis
13 14 (12.28%) Java
13 14 (12.28%) Functional Testing
14 13 (11.40%) Business Analytics
14 13 (11.40%) Regression Analysis

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 (29.82%) SAS
2 12 (10.53%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.51%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.75%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Office
3 3 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.75%) SPSS
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Endur
1 11 (9.65%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 1 (0.88%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) tcpdump
1 8 (7.02%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.88%) Network Security
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.42%) Data Mining
2 19 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (13.16%) Hadoop
4 13 (11.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 12 (10.53%) Apache Hive
6 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
7 9 (7.89%) Big Data
8 7 (6.14%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (5.26%) MySQL
10 5 (4.39%) GIS
10 5 (4.39%) MS Access
10 5 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (4.39%) QGIS
11 4 (3.51%) DB2
11 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.63%) QlikView
12 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (1.75%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 38 (33.33%) Finance
2 18 (15.79%) Legal
3 13 (11.40%) Marketing
4 9 (7.89%) Banking
5 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.63%) Retail
6 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (42.11%) Analyst
2 28 (24.56%) Consultant
3 20 (17.54%) Developer
4 17 (14.91%) Data Analyst
5 13 (11.40%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 11 (9.65%) Endur Consultant
6 11 (9.65%) OpenLink Consultant
7 10 (8.77%) Security Analyst
7 10 (8.77%) SOC Analyst
8 9 (7.89%) Data Engineer
8 9 (7.89%) Information Analyst
8 9 (7.89%) Information Security Analyst
9 8 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (7.02%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (7.02%) SIEM Analyst
9 8 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Business Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Oracle Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) Google Maps API
2 3 (2.63%) RESTful
2 3 (2.63%) Spring
3 2 (1.75%) jQuery
3 2 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.88%) Ajax
4 1 (0.88%) JSON
4 1 (0.88%) Kafka
4 1 (0.88%) RSS
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (55.26%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.53%) Credit Risk
3 9 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.26%) Derivative
5 5 (4.39%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.63%) User Experience
8 2 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.33%) Analytics
2 33 (28.95%) Risk Management
3 24 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (18.42%) Project Management
5 18 (15.79%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 17 (14.91%) Change Control
6 17 (14.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (14.04%) SDLC
8 15 (13.16%) Business Analysis
8 15 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (13.16%) Machine Learning
9 14 (12.28%) Functional Testing
10 13 (11.40%) Business Analytics
10 13 (11.40%) Case Management
10 13 (11.40%) Decision Tree
10 13 (11.40%) KYC
10 13 (11.40%) Regression Analysis
10 13 (11.40%) Scorecard
10 13 (11.40%) Statistics
10 13 (11.40%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.88%) SQL
2 18 (15.79%) R
3 17 (14.91%) Python
4 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
5 14 (12.28%) Java
6 7 (6.14%) PHP
7 5 (4.39%) C++
8 4 (3.51%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.51%) Perl
9 3 (2.63%) C
10 2 (1.75%) Fortran
10 2 (1.75%) VB
11 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.88%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 38 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) Ambari
Vendors
1 18 (15.79%) Oracle
2 11 (9.65%) OpenLink
2 11 (9.65%) Triple Point
3 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.39%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (3.51%) Cognos
5 4 (3.51%) Google
6 3 (2.63%) Tableau
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