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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 136 165 153
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 26 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.32% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 12
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,040 £30,000 £52,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £52,750 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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
2781 3119 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.48% 83.87% 82.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1771 2076 1760
Average salary £42,926 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 14 £38,600 -
Edinburgh +13 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Stirling - 6 £40,000 - 1
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 47 (100.00%) Analytics
2 29 (61.70%) SQL
3 24 (51.06%) Big Data
4 23 (48.94%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (42.55%) Oracle
6 18 (38.30%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (38.30%) Finance
7 17 (36.17%) SAS
8 15 (31.91%) ETL
9 14 (29.79%) Hadoop
10 13 (27.66%) Data Modelling
11 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
11 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.40%) Scrum
11 11 (23.40%) Software Delivery
12 10 (21.28%) Big Data Analytics
12 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
12 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (19.15%) Data Architecture
13 9 (19.15%) HTML5
13 9 (19.15%) .NET
13 9 (19.15%) C#
13 9 (19.15%) HTML
13 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
13 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
13 9 (19.15%) CSS
13 9 (19.15%) XML
13 9 (19.15%) Cognos
13 9 (19.15%) ERP
13 9 (19.15%) BusinessObjects

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 17 (36.17%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) SPSS
2 4 (8.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.51%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) Big Data
2 14 (29.79%) Hadoop
3 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
4 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
5 9 (19.15%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (17.02%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
7 7 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.77%) Spotfire
9 5 (10.64%) QlikView
9 5 (10.64%) Data Mining
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
10 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
10 2 (4.26%) HBase
11 1 (2.13%) Mahout
11 1 (2.13%) BigTable
11 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio
1 8 (17.02%) Subversion
1 8 (17.02%) Selenium
1 8 (17.02%) TeamCity
1 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
1 8 (17.02%) WatiN
1 8 (17.02%) Cucumber
1 8 (17.02%) MSBuild
1 8 (17.02%) SpecFlow
1 8 (17.02%) GitLab
2 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Data Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.02%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Data Analytics Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Big Data Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Big Data Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Data Scientist
6 3 (6.38%) Data Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) DBA
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Data Quality Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Technology Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) HTML
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
1 9 (19.15%) CSS
1 9 (19.15%) XML
1 9 (19.15%) HTML5
2 8 (17.02%) Entity Framework
2 8 (17.02%) LINQ to SQL
2 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
2 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
2 8 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 8 (17.02%) XSD
2 8 (17.02%) XSLT
2 8 (17.02%) NHibernate
2 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
2 8 (17.02%) LINQ
2 8 (17.02%) jQuery
2 8 (17.02%) SOAP
2 8 (17.02%) Web Services
2 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) Physics
3 3 (6.38%) Statistics
3 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.13%) Photography
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Economics
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Analytics
2 18 (38.30%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (31.91%) ETL
4 13 (27.66%) Data Modelling
5 11 (23.40%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) Software Delivery
6 10 (21.28%) Big Data Analytics
7 9 (19.15%) ERP
7 9 (19.15%) Quality Management
7 9 (19.15%) Data Architecture
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
8 8 (17.02%) MVC
9 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
9 7 (14.89%) Project Management
9 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
9 7 (14.89%) Time Management
9 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
10 6 (12.77%) Data Management
11 5 (10.64%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
3 9 (19.15%) C#
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) MCDBA
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.13%) MCITP
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
1 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.13%) HDFS
2 1 (2.13%) GPFS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) Informatica
3 9 (19.15%) Cognos
4 8 (17.02%) MicroStrategy
4 8 (17.02%) TIBCO
5 6 (12.77%) Tableau
6 4 (8.51%) SAP
7 2 (4.26%) Reuters
7 2 (4.26%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.13%) Adobe
8 1 (2.13%) Twitter
8 1 (2.13%) Talend