The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 138 171 161
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 20 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.10% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.12% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,500 £55,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £63,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Data Analytics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2678 3246 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.48% 81.29% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 2143 1464
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the Scotland region.

Data Analytics Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Data Analytics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Analytics
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 Analytics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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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
Glasgow - 16 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 7 £50,000 - 2
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Analytics also 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 that cited Data Analytics.

1 37 (100.00%) Analytics
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) HTML
3 16 (43.24%) Oracle
3 16 (43.24%) CSS
3 16 (43.24%) Big Data
4 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (37.84%) ETL
6 13 (35.14%) XML
6 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (35.14%) HTML5
7 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
7 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
7 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
7 12 (32.43%) SAS
7 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
7 12 (32.43%) Subversion
8 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
9 10 (27.03%) PL/SQL
10 9 (24.32%) C#
10 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
10 9 (24.32%) .NET
10 9 (24.32%) Informatica
10 9 (24.32%) XSD
10 9 (24.32%) XSLT
10 9 (24.32%) SOAP
10 9 (24.32%) Web Services
10 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Analytics also 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 that cited Data Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (32.43%) SAS
2 4 (10.81%) WordPress
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SPSS
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Big Data
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
4 9 (24.32%) MongoDB
5 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (16.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (10.81%) MySQL
8 3 (8.11%) QlikView
8 3 (8.11%) Spotfire
9 2 (5.41%) HBase
9 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
1 12 (32.43%) Subversion
2 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 9 (24.32%) TeamCity
2 9 (24.32%) WatiN
2 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
2 9 (24.32%) MSBuild
2 9 (24.32%) SpecFlow
2 9 (24.32%) Selenium
2 9 (24.32%) GitLab
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Senior Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Senior .NET Developer
2 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Data Analytics Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Data Manager
4 3 (8.11%) DBA
4 3 (8.11%) Data Scientist
5 2 (5.41%) Big Data Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Technology Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Design Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Data Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.41%) Web Designer
5 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) HTML
1 16 (43.24%) CSS
2 13 (35.14%) XML
2 13 (35.14%) HTML5
3 9 (24.32%) .NET
3 9 (24.32%) XSD
3 9 (24.32%) XSLT
3 9 (24.32%) SOAP
3 9 (24.32%) Web Services
3 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
3 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
3 9 (24.32%) Entity Framework
3 9 (24.32%) LINQ to SQL
3 9 (24.32%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (24.32%) NHibernate
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
3 9 (24.32%) LINQ
3 9 (24.32%) jQuery
3 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Photography
2 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.11%) Physics
3 3 (8.11%) Data Integration
3 3 (8.11%) Statistics
3 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.41%) Blog
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Economics
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Analytics
2 14 (37.84%) ETL
3 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (24.32%) MVC
4 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Big Data Analytics
7 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) ERP
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
8 5 (13.51%) Pay per click
8 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
9 4 (10.81%) Web Development
9 4 (10.81%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (10.81%) OO
10 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (8.11%) Web Design
10 3 (8.11%) Project Management
10 3 (8.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
4 10 (27.03%) PL/SQL
5 9 (24.32%) C#
6 4 (10.81%) PHP
7 3 (8.11%) Java
7 3 (8.11%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MCITP
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (24.32%) Informatica
3 9 (24.32%) TIBCO
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
4 3 (8.11%) Tableau
5 2 (5.41%) Adobe
6 1 (2.70%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago