The table below looks at the statistics for Predictive Modelling skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Predictive Modelling over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Predictive Modeling
Rank 147 171 156
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Predictive Modelling 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.052% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.064% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £31,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.57% +9.37%
Predictive Modelling
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
2543 3114 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.12% 81.28% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 2068 1489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Predictive Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Predictive Modelling Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Predictive Modelling
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling across the Scotland region.

Predictive Modelling Salary Trend in Scotland

Predictive Modelling
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Fife - 3 £31,500 -
Glasgow +5 1 £34,780 -
Edinburgh - 1 £26,923 -
Predictive Modelling
UK

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Predictive Modelling 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 Predictive Modelling.

1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Data Mining
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Statistics
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (83.33%) R
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Cluster Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Operations Research
2 4 (66.67%) Neural Network
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 4 (66.67%) SPSS
2 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 4 (66.67%) SAS
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 4 (66.67%) PhD
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Bayesian Methods
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management

Predictive Modelling
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Predictive Modelling 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 Predictive Modelling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Statistics
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Neural Network
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Cluster Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Operations Research
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 4 (66.67%) Bayesian Methods
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
4 1 (16.67%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) R
2 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau