The table below looks at the statistics for Statistics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
UK / Scotland
Rank 109 123 156
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +33
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 24 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 1.09% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Median salary £44,500 £37,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -36.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,825 £32,500 £50,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,550 £60,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
2022 2681 2791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.23% 90.91% 88.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1704 1748
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Statistics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Scotland

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Statistics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -6 10 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Glasgow +27 7 £39,125 - 1
Dundee - 3 £44,500 -
Inverclyde - 3 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £36,400 -
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) Data Analysis
2 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle
3 11 (35.48%) Analytics
4 10 (32.26%) Degree
5 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
6 8 (25.81%) SAS
7 7 (22.58%) Data Mining
7 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (19.35%) Python
8 6 (19.35%) DTS
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL
8 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
8 6 (19.35%) AIX
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (19.35%) Database Security
8 6 (19.35%) Network Security
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
9 5 (16.13%) R
9 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
9 5 (16.13%) Project Management
10 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
10 4 (12.90%) Legal
10 4 (12.90%) Validation
10 4 (12.90%) Marketing
10 4 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (9.68%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Network Security
2 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) NAS
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Data Mining
2 6 (19.35%) DTS
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.23%) Base SAS
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (3.23%) SAS EBI
4 1 (3.23%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (3.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Data Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Data Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Data Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Data Insight Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Insight Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Insight Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Marketing Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Marketing Insight Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) AIX
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Data Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) Analytics
3 6 (19.35%) Database Security
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
4 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
4 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 4 (12.90%) Benchmarking
5 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (12.90%) Machine Learning
5 4 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (12.90%) Numerical Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
5 4 (12.90%) Risk Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 4 (12.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Python
2 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 5 (16.13%) R
4 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Terminal Server
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) Google
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
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