The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 154 134 141
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 12 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.83% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 2.25% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 5
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Statistics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1135 1154 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.09% 36.67% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 722 754 617
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh -20 9 £45,000 +42.85% 2
Glasgow -5 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £47,500 -
Dundee - 1 £42,500 -
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 20 (45.45%) SQL
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 18 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (38.64%) Finance
3 17 (38.64%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (34.09%) Degree
5 14 (31.82%) Mathematics
5 14 (31.82%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (31.82%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (29.55%) ITIL
6 13 (29.55%) Problem Management
6 13 (29.55%) Systems Analysis
6 13 (29.55%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (20.45%) Python
8 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (18.18%) Project Management
9 7 (15.91%) SAS
9 7 (15.91%) Windows
9 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
9 7 (15.91%) General Ledger
9 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle General Ledger
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle iProcurement
9 7 (15.91%) Cash Management
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle Payables
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle Receivables
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle Cash Management
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle Assets
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle Subledger Accounting

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) SAS
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
3 4 (9.09%) Apache
3 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) nginx
3 4 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.55%) SPSS
1 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (29.55%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle iProcurement
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Assets
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) CDMA
1 1 (2.27%) PSTN
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
4 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JMeter
1 1 (2.27%) Maven
1 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) General Ledger
3 6 (13.64%) Billing
4 4 (9.09%) Retail
5 3 (6.82%) Marketing
6 2 (4.55%) Front Office
6 2 (4.55%) Legal
6 2 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 9 (20.45%) Support Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Data Scientist
6 3 (6.82%) Operations Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Business Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Technical Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Pandas
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Mathematics
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.55%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.27%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.27%) Economics
4 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Solaris
3 4 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) OpenSolaris
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (29.55%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) Systems Analysis
2 13 (29.55%) Problem Management
3 8 (18.18%) Project Management
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
4 7 (15.91%) Cash Management
5 6 (13.64%) Analytics
6 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) MapReduce
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Line Management
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) Machine Learning
9 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.55%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) Python
3 6 (13.64%) Java
3 6 (13.64%) Perl
4 4 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) C++
4 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 4 (9.09%) Ruby
4 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.09%) R
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ISEB
2 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.27%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) CRD IV
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 4 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Dell
2 4 (9.09%) NetApp
2 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
2 4 (9.09%) Veeam
3 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
3 2 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Lotus
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