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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Predictive Modeling
Rank - - 156
Permanent jobs citing Predictive Modelling 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
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
2956 3088 2524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.66% 83.48% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 2002 1637
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) R
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Bayesian Methods
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Research
2 4 (80.00%) Neural Network
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (80.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) SPSS
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) PhD
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics

Predictive Modelling
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (80.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Neural Network
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Research
2 4 (80.00%) Bayesian Methods
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (80.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) R
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau