The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 160 149 154
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 10 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.46% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.58% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 1
Average salary £50,000 £54,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +87.93%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2963 2605 2369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.65% 80.58% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 1701 1608
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Analytics
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Aberdeen - 6 £50,000 -
Edinburgh -28 2 £42,500 -22.01% 2
Dundee - 2 £30,000 -
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Analytics
2 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) Java
3 11 (73.33%) Data Modelling
3 11 (73.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 11 (73.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Games
5 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
6 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data
6 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (6.67%) HDFS
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) Maven
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Statistics
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Life Science
6 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.67%) Finance

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Lead Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Team Leader
3 7 (46.67%) Java Team Leader
4 5 (33.33%) Java Programmer
4 5 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Programmer
4 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Software Programmer
4 5 (33.33%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (33.33%) Lead Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Analytics
2 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (73.33%) Data Modelling
3 11 (73.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) HDFS
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday