The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 112 113 112
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 61 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.64% 1.62% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.01% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 28
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 £27,450 £28,250 £31,389
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £72,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.85% -5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3002 2631 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.72% 80.24% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 1723 1649
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Analysis
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 35 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Edinburgh -15 16 £29,000 -23.68% 6
Stirling - 3 £50,000 -
Aberdeen +12 2 £36,250 -27.50% 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 25 July 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 64 (60.38%) SQL
2 35 (33.02%) SQL Server
3 33 (31.13%) Finance
4 32 (30.19%) Oracle
5 31 (29.25%) Data Modelling
5 31 (29.25%) Microsoft
6 30 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (25.47%) Relational Database
8 26 (24.53%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (24.53%) UNIX
9 23 (21.70%) Java
9 23 (21.70%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (17.92%) Hibernate
10 19 (17.92%) Spring
11 16 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (15.09%) Asset Management
12 15 (14.15%) TDD
12 15 (14.15%) Scrum
12 15 (14.15%) C#
12 15 (14.15%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (14.15%) Waterfall
13 14 (13.21%) .NET
14 13 (12.26%) Management Information System
14 13 (12.26%) Sybase
14 13 (12.26%) Tomcat
14 13 (12.26%) RDBMS
14 13 (12.26%) Data Architecture
14 13 (12.26%) Kanban
15 12 (11.32%) SAS

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (12.26%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.32%) SAS
3 4 (3.77%) SugarCRM
3 4 (3.77%) Drupal
3 4 (3.77%) Alfresco
3 4 (3.77%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) SPSS
3 3 (2.83%) MS Project
3 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) WebTrends
1 3 (2.83%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) LAN
1 2 (1.89%) WAN
2 1 (0.94%) PPP
2 1 (0.94%) VPN
2 1 (0.94%) OSPF
2 1 (0.94%) BGP
2 1 (0.94%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) FDDI
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.94%) xDSL
2 1 (0.94%) MRTG
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.94%) HSRP
2 1 (0.94%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.94%) ATM
2 1 (0.94%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.02%) SQL Server
2 27 (25.47%) Relational Database
3 26 (24.53%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (12.26%) RDBMS
6 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database
7 7 (6.60%) OLAP
8 6 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (3.77%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (3.77%) Pentaho
10 4 (3.77%) Hadoop
10 4 (3.77%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.77%) Big Data
10 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Maven
1 4 (3.77%) Selenium
1 4 (3.77%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (3.77%) Jasmine
1 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.89%) Hudson
2 2 (1.89%) MagicDraw
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.89%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.89%) ERwin
2 2 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (31.13%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Banking
3 8 (7.55%) Marketing
4 5 (4.72%) Retail
5 4 (3.77%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.83%) French Language
6 3 (2.83%) Legal
7 2 (1.89%) Law
7 2 (1.89%) Front Office
8 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.94%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.94%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 42 (39.62%) Analyst
2 40 (37.74%) Developer
3 19 (17.92%) Business Analyst
4 14 (13.21%) Data Analyst
5 13 (12.26%) Lead Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Architect
6 11 (10.38%) SQL Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Database Architect
8 7 (6.60%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Specialist
10 5 (4.72%) Business Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) Business Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Consultant
11 4 (3.77%) Data Architect
11 4 (3.77%) Technical Business Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
12 3 (2.83%) Data Consultant
12 3 (2.83%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.92%) Hibernate
1 19 (17.92%) Spring
2 14 (13.21%) .NET
3 4 (3.77%) Middleware
3 4 (3.77%) Django
3 4 (3.77%) MapReduce
3 4 (3.77%) PostGIS
4 3 (2.83%) XML
5 2 (1.89%) J2EE
6 1 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.72%) GIS
3 4 (3.77%) Statistics
3 4 (3.77%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.77%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.77%) Open Source
4 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.89%) Economics
5 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.53%) UNIX
2 5 (4.72%) Linux
3 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) Data Modelling
2 30 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (21.70%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.09%) Asset Management
5 15 (14.15%) Scrum
5 15 (14.15%) TDD
5 15 (14.15%) Waterfall
5 15 (14.15%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (12.26%) Kanban
6 13 (12.26%) Data Architecture
7 12 (11.32%) CRM
8 11 (10.38%) Software Engineering
9 9 (8.49%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (8.49%) Analytics
10 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (5.66%) Project Management
12 5 (4.72%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.72%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (3.77%) Automated Testing
13 4 (3.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (60.38%) SQL
2 23 (21.70%) Java
3 15 (14.15%) C#
4 7 (6.60%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.60%) PHP
5 5 (4.72%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.77%) Python
6 4 (3.77%) Ruby
7 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.89%) Perl
8 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) PMP
2 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.94%) MBA
3 1 (0.94%) MCITP
3 1 (0.94%) PhD
3 1 (0.94%) CCNP
3 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Puppet
1 4 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 32 (30.19%) Oracle
2 31 (29.25%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.26%) Sybase
4 7 (6.60%) Informatica
5 5 (4.72%) Google
6 4 (3.77%) JBoss
6 4 (3.77%) Cognos
6 4 (3.77%) Talend
6 4 (3.77%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (1.89%) SAP
7 2 (1.89%) Reuters
7 2 (1.89%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.89%) IBM
7 2 (1.89%) Teradata
8 1 (0.94%) Remedy
8 1 (0.94%) Planview
8 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.94%) Vertica
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco
8 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 17 days ago