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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 162 137 159
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 9 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.53% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.65% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 1
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +89.65%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
3009 2477 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.56% 81.29% 75.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1608 1587
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

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 August 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
(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 -18 3 £30,000 -46.90%
Aberdeen - 3 £52,500 -
Dundee - 2 £30,000 -
Glasgow -11 1 - -
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 10 (71.43%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 8 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Ruby
6 2 (14.29%) Games
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Big Data
7 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) Parallel Processing
7 1 (7.14%) R
7 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
7 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
7 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (7.14%) HDFS

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (7.14%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Lead Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Java Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Munging
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) HDFS