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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
UK / Scotland
Rank 115 131 148
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 15 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.86% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.80% 1.91% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Median salary £35,700 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.80% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,275 £34,800 £44,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,920 £48,000 £51,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
834 1312 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.30% 44.95% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 521 763 720
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 January 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 24 January 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
Glasgow +26 5 £28,250 -
Edinburgh -6 4 - - 3
Inverclyde - 3 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £36,400 -
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) SAS
2 8 (36.36%) Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) Data Mining
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 5 (22.73%) AIX
4 5 (22.73%) DTS
4 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Database Security
4 5 (22.73%) Network Security
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
5 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (18.18%) Credit Risk
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
5 4 (18.18%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 4 (18.18%) Legal
5 4 (18.18%) Validation
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management

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 (36.36%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) SPSS
1 1 (4.55%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (13.64%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Network Security
2 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) NAS
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Data Mining
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) DTS
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (4.55%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (4.55%) SAS EBI
4 1 (4.55%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Data Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Data Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Data Scientist
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Marketing Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Credit Risk
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) FMCG
4 1 (4.55%) Informatics
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) AIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Analytics
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) Database Security
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 4 (18.18%) Benchmarking
3 4 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (18.18%) Numerical Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) Validation
4 3 (13.64%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (13.64%) Network Management
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 4 (18.18%) MATLAB
4 3 (13.64%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) R
5 2 (9.09%) Scala
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Terminal Server
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Greenplum
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau
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