The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Analysis
Rank 146 161 169
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Analysis 15 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.064% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.074% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.58%
Statistical Analysis
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
2654 2701 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.48% 86.93% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1714 1846
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Statistical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Statistical Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Statistical Analysis Salary Trend in Scotland

Statistical Analysis
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
East Lothian - 5 - -
Edinburgh +5 4 £33,000 -
Falkirk - 3 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Statistical Analysis
UK

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 14 (70.00%) Statistics
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
1 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) SAS
3 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (40.00%) VBA
3 8 (40.00%) MS Office
3 8 (40.00%) Google
3 8 (40.00%) Google Analytics
3 8 (40.00%) Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (25.00%) Economics
5 5 (25.00%) Biotechnology
5 5 (25.00%) Psychology
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (25.00%) Adobe
5 5 (25.00%) SPSS
5 5 (25.00%) Charles River
5 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (25.00%) Life Science
5 5 (25.00%) R
5 5 (25.00%) Campaign Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 5 (25.00%) Line Management
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Statistical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (55.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) QlikView
General
1 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Statistician
2 6 (30.00%) Statistician
3 5 (25.00%) Statistical Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) UX Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Data Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
1 14 (70.00%) Statistics
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (25.00%) Biotechnology
3 5 (25.00%) Economics
3 5 (25.00%) Life Science
3 5 (25.00%) Psychology
4 3 (15.00%) Physics
4 3 (15.00%) User Experience
5 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Analytics
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (25.00%) Campaign Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Line Management
3 5 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) People Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) VBA
2 5 (25.00%) R
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Google
3 5 (25.00%) Adobe
3 5 (25.00%) Charles River