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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 140 129 150
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 17 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 2.13% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 23
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -
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
1171 1079 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.52% 36.79% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 594 671 813
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -13 10 £22,000 -36.74% 1
Edinburgh -2 5 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Renfrewshire - 1 £30,000 -
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 23 (46.94%) Finance
1 23 (46.94%) Degree
2 18 (36.73%) SAS
3 16 (32.65%) Mathematics
3 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
4 13 (26.53%) ITIL
4 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (22.45%) Analytics
5 11 (22.45%) SQL
6 10 (20.41%) Validation
6 10 (20.41%) Service Management
6 10 (20.41%) Banking
7 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (18.37%) ITSM
7 9 (18.37%) Oracle
7 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
7 9 (18.37%) ITIL V3
7 9 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (18.37%) Line Management
7 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
8 8 (16.33%) Apache Spark
8 8 (16.33%) Change Control
8 8 (16.33%) R
8 8 (16.33%) Big Data
8 8 (16.33%) Hadoop
8 8 (16.33%) Python
8 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (16.33%) Project Management
9 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering

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 18 (36.73%) SAS
2 8 (16.33%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) Stata
3 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.16%) SPSS
4 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) SMS
2 1 (2.04%) NAS
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Big Data
1 8 (16.33%) Hadoop
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) Data Mining
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.16%) QlikView
5 3 (6.12%) Apache Hive
6 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.04%) Base SAS
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Games
4 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Service Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Data Scientist
3 5 (10.20%) Developer
3 5 (10.20%) IT Manager
3 5 (10.20%) IT Services Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Service Transition Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Transition Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Change Control Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.16%) HR Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) HR Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Statistician
4 4 (8.16%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Statistician
4 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Systems Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Systems Support
4 4 (8.16%) Systems Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) D3.js
2 4 (8.16%) Flash
3 3 (6.12%) JSON
3 3 (6.12%) OpenMP
4 2 (4.08%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) LINQ
4 2 (4.08%) REST
4 2 (4.08%) SOAP
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 2 (4.08%) XML
5 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
5 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
1 16 (32.65%) Mathematics
2 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Credit Risk
4 5 (10.20%) Applied Mathematics
4 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
4 5 (10.20%) Informatics
4 5 (10.20%) Visualisation
5 4 (8.16%) Biotechnology
5 4 (8.16%) Economics
5 4 (8.16%) e-Learning
5 4 (8.16%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (8.16%) Life Science
5 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.16%) Reference Data
6 3 (6.12%) Psychology
7 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Analytics
3 10 (20.41%) Service Management
3 10 (20.41%) Validation
4 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (18.37%) ITIL V3
4 9 (18.37%) ITSM
4 9 (18.37%) Line Management
4 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
5 8 (16.33%) Change Control
5 8 (16.33%) Project Management
6 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) Numerical Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) Stress Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Business Development
8 5 (10.20%) Data Governance
8 5 (10.20%) OO
8 5 (10.20%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) Python
2 8 (16.33%) R
3 5 (10.20%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) Scala
4 3 (6.12%) C#
4 3 (6.12%) C++
4 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
2 6 (12.24%) Basel II
3 5 (10.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) Greenplum
3 5 (10.20%) Tableau
4 4 (8.16%) Cadence
4 4 (8.16%) Charles River
5 3 (6.12%) Adobe
5 3 (6.12%) Google
5 3 (6.12%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) VMware
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