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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 129 149 154
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 9 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.13% 1.01% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £35,100 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,725 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.27% -2.50%
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
799 1292 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.59% 42.06% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 509 749 731
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,434 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +20 4 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Edinburgh +11 2 £42,250 +1.80% 3
South Lanarkshire - 1 £36,400 -
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 11 (57.89%) SAS
2 10 (52.63%) Analytics
3 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (26.32%) R
6 5 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (26.32%) Tableau
6 5 (26.32%) Big Data
7 4 (21.05%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (21.05%) Scala
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
7 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (21.05%) Google Compute Engine
7 4 (21.05%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (21.05%) Applied Mathematics
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) Google
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Internet

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 11 (57.89%) SAS
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) Stata
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (21.05%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Big Data
2 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
3 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.53%) MS Access
5 2 (10.53%) QlikView
5 2 (10.53%) Spotfire
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
6 1 (5.26%) DTS
6 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (5.26%) SAS EBI
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Data Scientist
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Data Scientist
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing Insight Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
2 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Applied Mathematics
3 4 (21.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.79%) Informatics
5 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) Economics
5 1 (5.26%) FMCG
5 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Econometrics
5 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) R
4 4 (21.05%) Scala
5 3 (15.79%) VBA
6 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Tableau
2 4 (21.05%) Google
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Greenplum
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