The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 139 135 152
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 15 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.69% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.72% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 15
Median salary £30,500 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.15%
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
Data Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2723 2898 3775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.78% 95.42% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1830 2473
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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
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 Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 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 -6 10 £30,500 -21.79% 1
Edinburgh -9 5 £31,500 +5.88% 4
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
4 9 (27.27%) Data Management
4 9 (27.27%) Finance
5 8 (24.24%) Data Governance
5 8 (24.24%) Analytics
6 7 (21.21%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) UML
7 6 (18.18%) Project Management
7 6 (18.18%) Process Improvement
7 6 (18.18%) Master Data Management
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
8 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) SAP
8 5 (15.15%) HTML
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle
8 5 (15.15%) Mobile Games
8 5 (15.15%) Games
8 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (12.12%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture

Data Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.03%) Documentum
2 1 (3.03%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) DOC1
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Star Schema
3 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.03%) FileMaker
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Games
3 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Spanish Language
5 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.03%) Back Office
6 1 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Mobile Games
2 5 (15.15%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Biotechnology
5 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.03%) Economics
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
3 9 (27.27%) Data Management
4 8 (24.24%) Analytics
4 8 (24.24%) Data Governance
5 7 (21.21%) UML
6 6 (18.18%) Master Data Management
6 6 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (9.09%) ERP
9 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.09%) Scrum
9 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 3 (9.09%) QA
1 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
1 5 (15.15%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (9.09%) Charles River
3 3 (9.09%) Informatica
3 3 (9.09%) Vertica
4 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Kofax
4 1 (3.03%) Laserfiche
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