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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 89 90 129
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +39
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 57 75 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.29% 2.27% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.49% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 54 26
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.23%
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
2235 3014 3109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.72% 91.06% 85.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1897 1996
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +18 33 £60,000 +71.42% 6
Edinburgh +2 22 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Dumfries and Galloway - 8 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £25,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 68 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (48.84%) SQL
3 61 (47.29%) Finance
4 57 (44.19%) Oracle
5 56 (43.41%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (31.78%) Degree
7 39 (30.23%) Scrum
8 37 (28.68%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (27.91%) SDLC
10 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
11 31 (24.03%) Data Mining
12 29 (22.48%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (19.38%) Data Management
14 24 (18.60%) Asset Management
15 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
16 22 (17.05%) Java
16 22 (17.05%) Business Analysis
16 22 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (16.28%) Management Information System
18 20 (15.50%) Risk Management
18 20 (15.50%) Big Data
18 20 (15.50%) Hadoop
19 19 (14.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (14.73%) Computer Science
19 19 (14.73%) QA
20 18 (13.95%) Mentoring
20 18 (13.95%) Banking
20 18 (13.95%) Python
20 18 (13.95%) OO
21 17 (13.18%) Apache Spark

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 17 (13.18%) Apache Spark
2 12 (9.30%) SAS
3 4 (3.10%) Confluence
4 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Markit EDM
2 14 (10.85%) Endur
2 14 (10.85%) OpenLink RightAngle
3 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Firewall
2 3 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.55%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
2 31 (24.03%) Data Mining
3 29 (22.48%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (15.50%) Big Data
4 20 (15.50%) Hadoop
5 19 (14.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (10.08%) Spotfire
7 12 (9.30%) Impala
7 12 (9.30%) Sqoop
8 8 (6.20%) BusinessObjects XI
8 8 (6.20%) MySQL
8 8 (6.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (6.20%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (3.10%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.10%) MS Access
9 4 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.10%) QlikView
10 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (12.40%) JIRA
2 14 (10.85%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.85%) Subversion
3 12 (9.30%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.55%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.55%) RubyMine
General
1 61 (47.29%) Finance
2 18 (13.95%) Banking
3 10 (7.75%) Retail
4 8 (6.20%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.20%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Marketing
6 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.55%) Games
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 53 (41.09%) Analyst
2 26 (20.16%) Developer
3 25 (19.38%) Consultant
4 23 (17.83%) Business Analyst
5 22 (17.05%) Technical Analyst
6 16 (12.40%) Technical Business Analyst
7 14 (10.85%) Endur Consultant
7 14 (10.85%) OpenLink Consultant
8 12 (9.30%) Big Data Developer
8 12 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (6.98%) Senior Business Analyst
9 9 (6.98%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (6.20%) Programmer
10 8 (6.20%) Risk Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Report Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 7 (5.43%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.08%) HTML
2 12 (9.30%) D3.js
2 12 (9.30%) HTML5
3 8 (6.20%) jQuery
3 8 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.55%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.55%) REST
4 2 (1.55%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.55%) Spring
5 1 (0.78%) Kafka
5 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (43.41%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (16.28%) Management Information System
3 19 (14.73%) Computer Science
4 14 (10.85%) Visualisation
5 12 (9.30%) Market Risk
6 10 (7.75%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.65%) Derivative
8 4 (3.10%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.33%) Statistics
10 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.55%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.55%) User Experience
11 1 (0.78%) Biology
11 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.78%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.78%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.10%) Unix
2 3 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.23%) Scrum
3 37 (28.68%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (27.91%) SDLC
5 25 (19.38%) Data Management
6 24 (18.60%) Asset Management
7 22 (17.05%) Business Analysis
7 22 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (15.50%) Risk Management
9 18 (13.95%) Mentoring
9 18 (13.95%) OO
10 17 (13.18%) Waterfall
11 14 (10.85%) ETRM
11 14 (10.85%) UML
11 14 (10.85%) Workflow
12 13 (10.08%) Data Visualisation
12 13 (10.08%) Trend Analysis
13 12 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (9.30%) Project Management
13 12 (9.30%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.84%) SQL
2 22 (17.05%) Java
3 18 (13.95%) Python
4 16 (12.40%) Scala
5 9 (6.98%) VBA
6 8 (6.20%) C
6 8 (6.20%) Fortran
6 8 (6.20%) PHP
6 8 (6.20%) VB
7 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.55%) Ruby
8 1 (0.78%) C++
8 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.78%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 41 (31.78%) Degree
2 7 (5.43%) CISSP
3 4 (3.10%) CISA
3 4 (3.10%) CISM
3 4 (3.10%) CRISC
4 3 (2.33%) CEH
4 3 (2.33%) SANS
5 2 (1.55%) PhD
6 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.73%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.55%) COBIT
3 2 (1.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 12 (9.30%) Oozie
1 12 (9.30%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.78%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 57 (44.19%) Oracle
2 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.63%) Tableau
4 14 (10.85%) OpenLink
4 14 (10.85%) Triple Point
5 9 (6.98%) Cognos
6 8 (6.20%) SAP
7 2 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.55%) Sybase
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Posted: 2 days ago
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