The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 49 59
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 159 140 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.86% 4.88% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 5.35% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78 52 76
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £77,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2480 2618 2803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.38% 91.35% 89.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1478 1763
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Analytics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Scotland

Analytics
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytics in Scotland.

Salary trend for Analytics in Scotland

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Scotland

Analytics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Edinburgh +13 102 £42,500 -38.18% 22
Glasgow -11 50 £35,000 -26.31% 13
Stirling - 3 £45,000 -
Dundee -7 2 £28,000 -16.41% 1
Fife +6 1 - -
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 139 (45.42%) SQL
2 135 (44.12%) Finance
3 85 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (25.82%) SAS
5 78 (25.49%) Big Data
6 66 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
7 65 (21.24%) Degree
8 64 (20.92%) Hadoop
9 63 (20.59%) Java
10 61 (19.93%) Data Analytics
11 58 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (18.63%) Oracle
13 55 (17.97%) Python
14 45 (14.71%) Machine Learning
15 42 (13.73%) R
16 41 (13.40%) Banking
17 39 (12.75%) SQL Server
18 37 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
19 36 (11.76%) JavaScript
19 36 (11.76%) Visualisation
20 35 (11.44%) ETL
21 32 (10.46%) Marketing
21 32 (10.46%) Apache Hive
22 31 (10.13%) Microsoft
22 31 (10.13%) Data Analysis
23 30 (9.80%) Linux
23 30 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
23 30 (9.80%) Base SAS
23 30 (9.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
23 30 (9.80%) Visual Analytics

Analytics
Co-occurring 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 79 (25.82%) SAS
2 18 (5.88%) Apache Pig
3 15 (4.90%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.94%) CMS
5 5 (1.63%) Apache
5 5 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.65%) WordPress
8 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.33%) IIS
8 1 (0.33%) JBoss
8 1 (0.33%) nginx
8 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.63%) SPSS
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.63%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.27%) Google Analytics
1 10 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.61%) GitHub
3 7 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.31%) MailChimp
6 2 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.65%) IaaS
6 2 (0.65%) PaaS
6 2 (0.65%) SaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.94%) LAN
1 9 (2.94%) WAN
2 7 (2.29%) Internet
2 7 (2.29%) Network Security
3 3 (0.98%) DNS
3 3 (0.98%) Firewall
3 3 (0.98%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.98%) LDAP
3 3 (0.98%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.33%) Broadband
4 1 (0.33%) IMAP
4 1 (0.33%) POP3
4 1 (0.33%) PPTP
4 1 (0.33%) SMTP
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) VoIP
4 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (25.49%) Big Data
2 64 (20.92%) Hadoop
3 39 (12.75%) SQL Server
4 32 (10.46%) Apache Hive
5 30 (9.80%) Base SAS
5 30 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (9.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 28 (9.15%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 22 (7.19%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 20 (6.54%) QlikView
9 17 (5.56%) Relational Database
10 16 (5.23%) Data Mining
11 12 (3.92%) RDBMS
12 11 (3.59%) DataStage
12 11 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (3.27%) NoSQL
14 8 (2.61%) DB2
14 8 (2.61%) MongoDB
14 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (2.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (6.86%) ProC
2 13 (4.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.63%) ERwin
4 4 (1.31%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.65%) JIRA
6 2 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 135 (44.12%) Finance
2 41 (13.40%) Banking
3 32 (10.46%) Marketing
4 19 (6.21%) Retail
5 15 (4.90%) Legal
6 7 (2.29%) Publishing
7 6 (1.96%) Law
7 6 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.63%) Games
8 5 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.63%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.31%) Prime Brokerage
10 3 (0.98%) Back Office
11 2 (0.65%) Advertising
11 2 (0.65%) Billing
11 2 (0.65%) Local Government
11 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (23.20%) Consultant
2 65 (21.24%) Developer
3 47 (15.36%) Analyst
4 33 (10.78%) SAS Consultant
5 29 (9.48%) Data Scientist
6 28 (9.15%) Senior Consultant
7 26 (8.50%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 17 (5.56%) Data Consultant
9 16 (5.23%) Architect
9 16 (5.23%) Big Data Consultant
9 16 (5.23%) Security Consultant
9 16 (5.23%) Senior SAS Consultant
10 14 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 14 (4.58%) Data Warehouse Consultant
11 13 (4.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 13 (4.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 12 (3.92%) Analytics Consultant
13 11 (3.59%) Data Architect
14 10 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.48%) HTML
2 24 (7.84%) CSS
3 21 (6.86%) .NET
3 21 (6.86%) Spring
4 19 (6.21%) XML
5 16 (5.23%) AngularJS
6 15 (4.90%) Natural Language Processing
7 14 (4.58%) REST
7 14 (4.58%) SOAP
8 13 (4.25%) Web Services
9 11 (3.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (3.27%) Ajax
10 10 (3.27%) Kafka
10 10 (3.27%) RESTful
11 9 (2.94%) jQuery
12 8 (2.61%) HTML5
13 7 (2.29%) D3.js
14 6 (1.96%) Hibernate
14 6 (1.96%) JSON
15 5 (1.63%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.56%) User Experience
4 9 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.61%) Credit Risk
6 6 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (1.63%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.63%) Taxonomies
8 4 (1.31%) BBC
8 4 (1.31%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (1.31%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.31%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.31%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.31%) Social Media
8 4 (1.31%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.98%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.98%) Equities
9 3 (0.98%) FMCG
9 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.80%) Linux
2 16 (5.23%) Unix
3 14 (4.58%) Windows
4 9 (2.94%) Windows 2000
5 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Android
8 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (19.93%) Data Analytics
3 58 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (14.71%) Machine Learning
5 37 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (11.76%) Visualisation
7 35 (11.44%) ETL
8 31 (10.13%) Data Analysis
9 30 (9.80%) Visual Analytics
10 29 (9.48%) Workflow
11 28 (9.15%) Project Management
12 25 (8.17%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 23 (7.52%) Software Engineering
14 21 (6.86%) Business Analytics
14 21 (6.86%) Infrastructure Management
15 19 (6.21%) Customer Engagement
15 19 (6.21%) KYC
15 19 (6.21%) Mentoring
16 18 (5.88%) Data Modelling
16 18 (5.88%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 139 (45.42%) SQL
2 63 (20.59%) Java
3 55 (17.97%) Python
4 42 (13.73%) R
5 36 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 25 (8.17%) Scala
7 21 (6.86%) PROC SQL
7 21 (6.86%) SAS Macro
8 11 (3.59%) C#
8 11 (3.59%) MATLAB
9 9 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.61%) C++
11 7 (2.29%) VB
12 4 (1.31%) Perl
12 4 (1.31%) PHP
12 4 (1.31%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.31%) VBA
13 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (21.24%) Degree
2 13 (4.25%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (3.59%) Master's Degree
4 7 (2.29%) PhD
5 4 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.98%) SAS Certification
7 2 (0.65%) CISSP
8 1 (0.33%) MCP
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.21%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.65%) Basel III
2 2 (0.65%) GDPR
2 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.94%) HDFS
2 5 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.98%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.65%) Docker
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) LXC
5 1 (0.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 15 (4.90%) Ambari
2 5 (1.63%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.98%) Oozie
4 1 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 57 (18.63%) Oracle
2 31 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.19%) Tableau
4 20 (6.54%) IBM
5 18 (5.88%) Cognos
6 14 (4.58%) Splunk
7 12 (3.92%) Informatica
8 11 (3.59%) Google
9 8 (2.61%) ServiceNow
9 8 (2.61%) Teradata
10 7 (2.29%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.96%) Netezza
12 5 (1.63%) Cloudera
12 5 (1.63%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.63%) Verint
12 5 (1.63%) VMware
13 4 (1.31%) Apple
13 4 (1.31%) Cisco
13 4 (1.31%) Twitter
13 4 (1.31%) Vertica
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Salary: NA
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