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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 155 125 145
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 14 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 1.06% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 3.02% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +6.75%
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
1300 1093 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.21% 35.19% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 846 706 656
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 £29,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 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 -26 7 £45,000 +42.85% 4
Dundee - 4 £42,500 -
Glasgow -9 2 - - 1
Aberdeen +9 1 £47,500 +72.72%
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 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 24 (50.00%) Oracle
2 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 21 (43.75%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (39.58%) Finance
5 18 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 17 (35.42%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (31.25%) ITIL
8 14 (29.17%) Oracle Applications
8 14 (29.17%) Systems Analysis
8 14 (29.17%) Problem Management
9 12 (25.00%) Degree
10 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
11 9 (18.75%) Python
12 8 (16.67%) Project Management
12 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
13 7 (14.58%) General Ledger
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle iProcurement
13 7 (14.58%) Cash Management
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle General Ledger
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle Payables
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle Receivables
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle Cash Management
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle Assets
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (12.50%) Analytics
14 6 (12.50%) Computer Science

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 5 (10.42%) IIS
2 4 (8.33%) nginx
2 4 (8.33%) Lync
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (35.42%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (29.17%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) CDMA
1 1 (2.08%) PSTN
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JMeter
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
1 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) General Ledger
3 6 (12.50%) Billing
4 2 (4.17%) Front Office
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 9 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Applications Specialist
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Data Scientist
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Graduate
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Business Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Pandas
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
2 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.17%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.17%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.08%) Economics
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) OpenSolaris
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (31.25%) ITIL
3 14 (29.17%) Systems Analysis
3 14 (29.17%) Problem Management
4 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) Project Management
5 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) Cash Management
6 6 (12.50%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Line Management
8 3 (6.25%) Machine Learning
8 3 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) Java
3 6 (12.50%) Perl
4 4 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) C++
4 4 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 4 (8.33%) Ruby
4 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.33%) R
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) CRD IV
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) Dell
3 4 (8.33%) NetApp
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
3 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Veeam
4 2 (4.17%) Bloomberg
4 2 (4.17%) Sybase
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Lotus
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