The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 141 137 140
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 25 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.74% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.79% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 12
Average salary £31,250 £31,000 £31,389
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.80% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,900 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £41,500 £39,139
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
3411 2920 3064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.17% 94.56% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 1911 2096
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -6 15 £31,250 +1.62% 5
Glasgow -11 9 £28,250 -29.37% 1
West Lothian +5 1 - -
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 30 (51.72%) SQL
2 29 (50.00%) Finance
3 25 (43.10%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (29.31%) Data Analysis
5 15 (25.86%) SAS
6 10 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (15.52%) Banking
8 8 (13.79%) XML
9 7 (12.07%) Analytics
10 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
10 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
10 6 (10.34%) Degree
10 6 (10.34%) Data Architecture
11 5 (8.62%) VB
11 5 (8.62%) Oracle
11 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
11 5 (8.62%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (8.62%) MS Office
11 5 (8.62%) UML
11 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.62%) SPSS
11 5 (8.62%) PowerDesigner
11 5 (8.62%) ERwin
11 5 (8.62%) Fixed Income
11 5 (8.62%) Retail
11 5 (8.62%) Data Management
11 5 (8.62%) Derivative
11 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
11 5 (8.62%) Metadata Management
12 4 (6.90%) CRM

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (25.86%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) SPSS
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.72%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.72%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.72%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.45%) Data Mart
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.72%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.72%) MS Access
4 1 (1.72%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) PowerDesigner
1 5 (8.62%) ERwin
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Retail
4 4 (6.90%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Marketing
5 3 (5.17%) Law
6 2 (3.45%) Legal
6 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.45%) French Language
7 1 (1.72%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.72%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Fixed Income
2 5 (8.62%) Derivative
3 4 (6.90%) Credit Risk
4 3 (5.17%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.45%) Economics
5 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.72%) PMI
6 1 (1.72%) GIS
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Statistics
6 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Data Analysis
2 7 (12.07%) Analytics
3 6 (10.34%) Data Architecture
3 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.62%) Data Management
4 5 (8.62%) UML
4 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
4 5 (8.62%) Metadata Management
5 4 (6.90%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.90%) CRM
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL
6 3 (5.17%) Data Reconciliation
7 2 (3.45%) ETL
7 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Information Security
7 2 (3.45%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) VB
3 2 (3.45%) VBA
3 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.72%) SAS Macro
4 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) PhD
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) Google
3 2 (3.45%) Reuters
3 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.72%) Alterian
4 1 (1.72%) Netezza
4 1 (1.72%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (1.72%) SmartFocus
4 1 (1.72%) Informatica
4 1 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago