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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 144 161 151
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 13 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.15% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.18% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.96%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
2539 2801 2278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.80% 82.09% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1834 1396
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 March 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 - 7 £55,000 -
Edinburgh +10 6 £55,000 -
Data Analytics
UK

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 25 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (40.00%) Big Data
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) HTML5
6 6 (24.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (24.00%) XML
6 6 (24.00%) SAS
6 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) Subversion
7 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Marketing
7 5 (20.00%) Pay per click
7 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
8 4 (16.00%) R
8 4 (16.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (16.00%) Web Development
8 4 (16.00%) Photography
8 4 (16.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (16.00%) WordPress

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (24.00%) SAS
2 4 (16.00%) WordPress
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Big Data
2 6 (24.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.00%) HBase
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) WatiN
2 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.00%) GitLab
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Programmer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Programmer
3 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Programmer
3 3 (12.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Lead Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Technology Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) HTML
1 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) RESTful
4 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (8.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (8.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.00%) LINQ
4 2 (8.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) XSD
4 2 (8.00%) XSLT
4 2 (8.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Photography
3 2 (8.00%) Blog
3 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Pay per click
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) Web Design
7 3 (12.00%) ETL
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Straight-Through Processing
7 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
3 4 (16.00%) R
4 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCDBA
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Informatica
4 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata