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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 140 163 139
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 29 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.24% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.29% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 13
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £30,000 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £53,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,952 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.48% -6.81%
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
2934 3112 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.72% 83.32% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1839 2016 1670
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +22 14 £45,000 - 1
Stirling - 9 £40,000 -
Edinburgh +3 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 49 (100.00%) Analytics
2 29 (59.18%) SQL
3 25 (51.02%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (44.90%) Finance
5 21 (42.86%) Big Data
6 19 (38.78%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (34.69%) SAS
7 17 (34.69%) Oracle
8 14 (28.57%) ETL
8 14 (28.57%) Scrum
9 13 (26.53%) Data Modelling
10 11 (22.45%) Hadoop
11 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
11 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
12 9 (18.37%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (18.37%) Informatica
12 9 (18.37%) ERP
12 9 (18.37%) Cognos
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (18.37%) Data Architecture
12 9 (18.37%) Software Delivery
13 8 (16.33%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
13 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
13 8 (16.33%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (16.33%) .NET
13 8 (16.33%) C#
13 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
14 7 (14.29%) JavaScript

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (34.69%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Photoshop
1 6 (12.24%) SPSS
1 6 (12.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.86%) Big Data
2 11 (22.45%) Hadoop
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
4 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (18.37%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (16.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
5 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (12.24%) Spotfire
6 6 (12.24%) QlikView
6 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (10.20%) Data Mining
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.04%) BigTable
9 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
9 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 7 (14.29%) Subversion
1 7 (14.29%) Selenium
1 7 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.29%) WatiN
1 7 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 7 (14.29%) MSBuild
1 7 (14.29%) SpecFlow
1 7 (14.29%) GitLab
2 1 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Data Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Data Analytics Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Data Scientist
7 2 (4.08%) DBA
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 7 (14.29%) CSS
2 7 (14.29%) SOAP
2 7 (14.29%) Web Services
2 7 (14.29%) XML
2 7 (14.29%) XSD
2 7 (14.29%) XSLT
2 7 (14.29%) NHibernate
2 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 7 (14.29%) LINQ
2 7 (14.29%) jQuery
2 7 (14.29%) HTML5
2 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 7 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
2 7 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 7 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) User Experience
3 5 (10.20%) Visualisation
3 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.16%) Statistics
5 3 (6.12%) Physics
5 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.08%) Economics
6 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Analytics
2 19 (38.78%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (28.57%) ETL
3 14 (28.57%) Scrum
4 13 (26.53%) Data Modelling
5 9 (18.37%) ERP
5 9 (18.37%) Data Architecture
5 9 (18.37%) Software Delivery
6 7 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
6 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.29%) Time Management
6 7 (14.29%) Project Management
6 7 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 7 (14.29%) MVC
6 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 7 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.33%) C#
3 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
4 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) GIAC
2 1 (2.04%) CEH
2 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
1 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.04%) HDFS
1 1 (2.04%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) Informatica
3 9 (18.37%) Cognos
4 8 (16.33%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (14.29%) TIBCO
5 7 (14.29%) Tableau
6 4 (8.16%) SAP
7 2 (4.08%) Reuters
7 2 (4.08%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.04%) Twitter
8 1 (2.04%) Talend
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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