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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 138 152 145
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 16 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.18% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.22% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £64,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -14.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,000 £56,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £56,000 £72,900
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +1.85%
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
2638 2689 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.91% 81.56% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1733 1614
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £27,775
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 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 26 January 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
(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
Glasgow - 9 £34,000 -
Edinburgh +5 7 £53,750 -2.71% 2
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 7 (30.43%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Big Data
5 6 (26.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (26.09%) SAS
6 5 (21.74%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) Big Data Analytics
6 5 (21.74%) R
7 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) Pay per click
7 4 (17.39%) Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 4 (17.39%) OO
7 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
7 4 (17.39%) Subversion
7 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Finance

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (26.09%) SAS
2 3 (13.04%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Big Data
2 6 (26.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) WatiN
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.35%) GitLab
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Java Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Design Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Web Designer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
1 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) XML
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
4 3 (13.04%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) SOAP
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.35%) XSD
6 1 (4.35%) XSLT
6 1 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Photography
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Blog
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Pay per click
5 4 (17.39%) Web Development
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
5 4 (17.39%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) Web Design
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Straight-Through Processing
6 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) R
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCDBA
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Informatica
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.35%) Teradata
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago