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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 147 130 171
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +41
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 16 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.56% 0.89% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.02% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 10
Average salary £70,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,150 £42,500 £47,350
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,459 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.35% -
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
2576 2757 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.63% 87.75% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1712 2216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
Edinburgh +7 11 £74,000 +48.00% 5
Glasgow -22 5 £56,500 +2.72% 2
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 42 (100.00%) Analytics
2 25 (59.52%) Finance
3 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (40.48%) Degree
5 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (35.71%) Banking
6 12 (28.57%) Information Security
7 11 (26.19%) GIAC
7 11 (26.19%) CEH
7 11 (26.19%) Use Case
7 11 (26.19%) Network Security
7 11 (26.19%) SIEM
7 11 (26.19%) Big Data
7 11 (26.19%) Security Operations
7 11 (26.19%) Security Operations Centre
7 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (23.81%) Retail
9 9 (21.43%) Scrum
9 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (19.05%) SAS
10 8 (19.05%) Open Source
11 7 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (16.67%) Business Development
11 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
11 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 7 (16.67%) Java
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle
11 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 6 (14.29%) Unix
12 6 (14.29%) OO

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (19.05%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Network Security
2 4 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Big Data
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (4.76%) Ant
2 2 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (59.52%) Finance
2 15 (35.71%) Banking
3 10 (23.81%) Retail
4 6 (14.29%) Marketing
5 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
5 4 (9.52%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.76%) Local Government
7 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Consultant
2 11 (26.19%) IT Consultant
2 11 (26.19%) IT Security Consultant
2 11 (26.19%) Lead Security Consultant
2 11 (26.19%) Security Consultant
2 11 (26.19%) SOC Consultant
2 11 (26.19%) Technology Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Analytics Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Data Analytics Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Data Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.90%) User Experience Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Spring
2 4 (9.52%) REST
3 3 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (2.38%) Ajax
4 1 (2.38%) CGI
4 1 (2.38%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (26.19%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 6 (14.29%) Credit Risk
5 5 (11.90%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Analytics
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Information Security
4 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (26.19%) Security Operations
4 11 (26.19%) SIEM
4 11 (26.19%) Use Case
5 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (21.43%) Scrum
6 8 (19.05%) Open Source
7 7 (16.67%) Business Development
7 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 7 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 6 (14.29%) Coaching
8 6 (14.29%) OO
9 5 (11.90%) Benchmarking
9 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.90%) Service Design
10 4 (9.52%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) Ruby
3 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.52%) SPARQL
4 2 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) Go
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) CEH
2 11 (26.19%) GIAC
3 4 (9.52%) ISEB
3 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) FATCA
1 1 (2.38%) IAS 39
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
2 1 (2.38%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.38%) Informatica
2 1 (2.38%) Tableau
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