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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 124 132 152
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 22 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 1.02% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.07% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 14
Median salary £27,625 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.93% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £47,900 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2393 3179 3519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.49% 95.41% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 2049 2242
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 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
Edinburgh +7 16 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Glasgow +16 5 £40,125 +16.30%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (55.88%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Analytics
3 10 (29.41%) Finance
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Marketing
4 8 (23.53%) MS Office
4 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 8 (23.53%) CRM
4 8 (23.53%) SPSS
4 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
4 8 (23.53%) Data Analytics
5 7 (20.59%) Data Mining
5 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (20.59%) XML
5 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
5 7 (20.59%) C#
5 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (20.59%) Banking
6 6 (17.65%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) SAS
6 6 (17.65%) Customer Insight
6 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (14.71%) Process Improvement
7 5 (14.71%) Vertica
7 5 (14.71%) Star Schema
7 5 (14.71%) Informatica
7 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL

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 6 (17.65%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
1 8 (23.53%) SPSS
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Data Mining
1 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (14.71%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) GIS
3 1 (2.94%) Impala
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) QlikView
3 1 (2.94%) Spatial Data
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Marketing
3 7 (20.59%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Data Integration
2 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Statistics
4 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.94%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.94%) Economics
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Analytics
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) CRM
2 8 (23.53%) Data Analytics
2 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 6 (17.65%) Customer Insight
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
4 5 (14.71%) Process Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Data Management
6 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (5.88%) Information Management
7 2 (5.88%) Marketing Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.94%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (2.94%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) C#
2 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
3 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) R
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Cognos
1 5 (14.71%) Informatica
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
1 5 (14.71%) Vertica
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.94%) Tableau
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