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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 158 142 140
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 20 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.74% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.78% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 15
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £21,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3847 2938 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.99% 94.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 1716 2515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -20 14 £34,500 +25.45% 5
Glasgow -13 4 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Aberdeen +4 2 £35,000 +62.79%
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (39.29%) SAS
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Analytics
4 5 (17.86%) Data Reconciliation
4 5 (17.86%) Marketing
4 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.29%) QA
5 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
5 4 (14.29%) SAS Macro
5 4 (14.29%) Base SAS
5 4 (14.29%) Banking
5 4 (14.29%) Data Management
5 4 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Data Governance
6 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
6 3 (10.71%) Customer Insight
6 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.71%) Customer Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) SmartFocus
6 3 (10.71%) Campaign Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Alterian
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) WebTrends

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (39.29%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) WebTrends
1 2 (7.14%) Google Analytics
1 2 (7.14%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (3.57%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (14.29%) Base SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) ERwin
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Law
5 1 (3.57%) Arabic Language
5 1 (3.57%) Japanese Language
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 7 (25.00%) Analytics
2 5 (17.86%) Data Reconciliation
2 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Data Management
3 4 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Data Governance
4 3 (10.71%) Customer Insight
4 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
4 3 (10.71%) Customer Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Campaign Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Pay per click
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) SAS Macro
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) SmartFocus
2 3 (10.71%) Alterian
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
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