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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 116 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 16 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.62% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.65% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 14
Median salary £34,950 £32,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.71% -14.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,425 £29,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,450 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -

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
2154 2759 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.43% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1813 1875
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 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 +5 9 £50,000 +52.67% 1
Glasgow +15 6 £30,875 - 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 £36,400 -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
6 8 (22.86%) MS Office
7 7 (20.00%) XML
7 7 (20.00%) CRM
7 7 (20.00%) C#
7 7 (20.00%) Statistics
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (17.14%) Open Source
8 6 (17.14%) Degree
8 6 (17.14%) Finance
8 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (17.14%) Perl
8 6 (17.14%) MySQL
8 6 (17.14%) Oracle
8 6 (17.14%) GIS
8 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 5 (14.29%) DTS
9 5 (14.29%) Java
9 5 (14.29%) PHP
9 5 (14.29%) ITIL
9 5 (14.29%) AIX
9 5 (14.29%) Network Security
9 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3

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 4 (11.43%) ArcGIS
2 3 (8.57%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.86%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) SPSS
4 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.86%) Weka
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (17.14%) GIS
3 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (14.29%) DTS
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) QGIS
6 3 (8.57%) Data Mining
7 2 (5.71%) Big Data
7 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.86%) MS Access
8 1 (2.86%) Power BI
8 1 (2.86%) QlikView
8 1 (2.86%) Spatial Data
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (11.43%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Statistics
3 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) FMCG
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Social Media
5 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 7 (20.00%) CRM
3 6 (17.14%) Open Source
4 5 (14.29%) Analytics
4 5 (14.29%) Database Security
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 4 (11.43%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Web Development
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Customer Insight
7 2 (5.71%) Data Management
7 2 (5.71%) Information Management
7 2 (5.71%) Open Source Development
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
3 7 (20.00%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) Java
5 5 (14.29%) PHP
6 4 (11.43%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.71%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.86%) R
8 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Cognos
3 1 (2.86%) RapidMiner
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau
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