The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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 Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 136 134 136
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 34 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 0.80% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.84% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 14
Average salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,695
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% -0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £31,389
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3495 3104 2938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.77% 95.27% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2287 2047 2046
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Scotland region.

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Analyst
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 Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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
Edinburgh -4 15 £28,250 -7.75% 1
Glasgow -9 13 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Stirling - 4 £46,250 -
Fife - 1 £30,000 -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 22 (41.51%) Finance
3 15 (28.30%) Data Analysis
3 15 (28.30%) SAS
4 8 (15.09%) XML
5 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.32%) Banking
6 6 (11.32%) Data Architecture
6 6 (11.32%) Analytics
7 5 (9.43%) Metadata Management
7 5 (9.43%) Data Reconciliation
7 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
7 5 (9.43%) Credit Risk
7 5 (9.43%) Derivative
7 5 (9.43%) UML
7 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
7 5 (9.43%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (9.43%) VB
7 5 (9.43%) Oracle
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
7 5 (9.43%) Fixed Income
7 5 (9.43%) SPSS
7 5 (9.43%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (9.43%) ERwin
8 4 (7.55%) Change Management
8 4 (7.55%) CRM
8 4 (7.55%) Marketing
8 4 (7.55%) QA

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (28.30%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.43%) SPSS
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.89%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.89%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (7.55%) Base SAS
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.77%) Data Mart
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.89%) MS Access
5 1 (1.89%) OLAP
5 1 (1.89%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) PowerDesigner
1 5 (9.43%) ERwin
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Law
5 2 (3.77%) Legal
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.89%) French Language
6 1 (1.89%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Fixed Income
1 5 (9.43%) Derivative
1 5 (9.43%) Credit Risk
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Economics
4 1 (1.89%) GIS
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) UNIX
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Data Analysis
2 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
3 6 (11.32%) Data Architecture
3 6 (11.32%) Analytics
4 5 (9.43%) Metadata Management
4 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
4 5 (9.43%) UML
4 5 (9.43%) Data Reconciliation
5 4 (7.55%) CRM
5 4 (7.55%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.66%) Data Management
6 3 (5.66%) Customer Insight
7 2 (3.77%) Data Mapping
7 2 (3.77%) Customer Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Customer Analytics
7 2 (3.77%) Campaign Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) VB
3 4 (7.55%) SAS Macro
4 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.77%) VBA
4 2 (3.77%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) PhD
2 1 (1.89%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Alterian
2 3 (5.66%) SmartFocus
3 2 (3.77%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.77%) Reuters
3 2 (3.77%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.89%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) Netezza
4 1 (1.89%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (1.89%) Informatica
4 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.89%) Sybase
Livingston, West Lothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago