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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 169 160 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.032% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.041% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3231 2457 2579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.09% 77.63% 73.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2108 1404 1903
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 5 £50,000 -
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SAS
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) SPSS
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) MarkLogic
7 1 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) ParAccel
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
7 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (8.33%) Node.js
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
7 1 (8.33%) Guice
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) MarkLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Team Leader
1 7 (58.33%) Java Team Leader
1 7 (58.33%) Software Team Leader
2 6 (50.00%) Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Lead Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Lead Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Software Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Lead Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Data Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) SAS BI Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
1 1 (8.33%) Guice
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
6 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) ParAccel
1 1 (8.33%) Greenplum
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle