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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
UK / Scotland
Rank 34 68 74
Rank change year-on-year +34 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 144 105 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 6.26% 3.58% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.85% 3.95% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 56 54
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £75,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 2101 2656 2745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.27% 90.52% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1716 1680
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +22 95 £50,500 -12.17% 28
Glasgow +12 37 £39,000 -22.00% 7
Dundee - 5 £45,000 - 2
West Lothian - 5 £40,000 -
Aberdeen +6 2 £20,000 -
Analytics
UK

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 104 (40.00%) Finance
2 103 (39.62%) SQL
3 75 (28.85%) Big Data
4 69 (26.54%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 62 (23.85%) Business Intelligence
7 56 (21.54%) Data Analytics
8 55 (21.15%) Python
9 54 (20.77%) SAS
9 54 (20.77%) Java
10 49 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (16.92%) JavaScript
12 41 (15.77%) Degree
13 40 (15.38%) Marketing
14 39 (15.00%) Apache Hive
15 37 (14.23%) Data Analysis
16 36 (13.85%) Project Management
16 36 (13.85%) Oracle
17 32 (12.31%) SQL Server
17 32 (12.31%) Machine Learning
18 31 (11.92%) Data Warehouse
19 28 (10.77%) Linux
20 27 (10.38%) HTML
20 27 (10.38%) Workflow
20 27 (10.38%) Apache Pig
21 26 (10.00%) Business Analytics
21 26 (10.00%) R
21 26 (10.00%) Data Modelling
22 25 (9.62%) Relational Database
22 25 (9.62%) Anti-Money Laundering

Analytics
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 54 (20.77%) SAS
2 27 (10.38%) Apache Pig
3 20 (7.69%) CMS
4 16 (6.15%) Apache Spark
5 15 (5.77%) JBoss
6 12 (4.62%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (2.31%) Apache
8 6 (2.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (2.31%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.77%) WordPress
10 1 (0.38%) Confluence
10 1 (0.38%) Drupal
10 1 (0.38%) Marvel
10 1 (0.38%) nginx
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.08%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (2.31%) Adobe Captivate
4 6 (2.31%) InDesign
5 4 (1.54%) MS Office
6 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.54%) Google Analytics
2 11 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.08%) IaaS
5 6 (2.31%) PaaS
6 5 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.92%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.54%) MailChimp
7 4 (1.54%) SaaS
8 2 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.77%) GitHub
8 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.15%) Internet
2 3 (1.15%) DNS
2 3 (1.15%) Firewall
2 3 (1.15%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.15%) LAN
2 3 (1.15%) LDAP
2 3 (1.15%) WAN
2 3 (1.15%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (28.85%) Big Data
2 65 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 39 (15.00%) Apache Hive
4 32 (12.31%) SQL Server
5 31 (11.92%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (9.62%) Relational Database
7 23 (8.85%) Data Mining
7 23 (8.85%) RDBMS
8 19 (7.31%) MongoDB
9 18 (6.92%) MySQL
10 16 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (5.77%) NoSQL
12 10 (3.85%) QlikView
13 9 (3.46%) Neo4j
13 9 (3.46%) Pentaho
14 7 (2.69%) Amazon Redshift
14 7 (2.69%) HBase
14 7 (2.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
14 7 (2.69%) Sqoop
15 6 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (2.31%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.54%) ERwin
4 4 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.15%) Axure RP
5 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.77%) JIRA
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 104 (40.00%) Finance
2 40 (15.38%) Marketing
3 21 (8.08%) Banking
3 21 (8.08%) Retail
4 18 (6.92%) Legal
5 5 (1.92%) Publishing
6 3 (1.15%) Back Office
6 3 (1.15%) Billing
6 3 (1.15%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.15%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (21.92%) Developer
2 37 (14.23%) Analyst
3 36 (13.85%) Consultant
4 27 (10.38%) Architect
5 17 (6.54%) Data Architect
5 17 (6.54%) Java Developer
6 14 (5.38%) Data Scientist
7 12 (4.62%) Data Analyst
8 11 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 11 (4.23%) Senior Architect
8 11 (4.23%) Senior Data Architect
8 11 (4.23%) Web Developer
9 10 (3.85%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.46%) Big Data Consultant
10 9 (3.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 9 (3.46%) Data Consultant
10 9 (3.46%) SAS Consultant
10 9 (3.46%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (3.46%) Software Developer
11 7 (2.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.38%) HTML
2 24 (9.23%) CSS
3 20 (7.69%) Spring
4 16 (6.15%) .NET
5 14 (5.38%) Elastic Stack
6 13 (5.00%) jQuery
6 13 (5.00%) Kafka
7 11 (4.23%) Middleware
8 10 (3.85%) XML
8 10 (3.85%) XSLT
9 9 (3.46%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (3.46%) Drools
9 9 (3.46%) HTML5
9 9 (3.46%) Java EE
9 9 (3.46%) jBPM
10 8 (3.08%) Apache Camel
11 7 (2.69%) Natural Language Processing
11 7 (2.69%) REST
11 7 (2.69%) Web Services
12 6 (2.31%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 69 (26.54%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 12 (4.62%) User Experience
4 11 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.23%) Internet of Things
5 8 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.31%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.31%) Social Media
7 5 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.92%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.54%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.77%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.77%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.77%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.77%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.77%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.38%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.77%) Linux
2 16 (6.15%) Unix
3 11 (4.23%) Windows
4 4 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.15%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.38%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.85%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (21.54%) Data Analytics
3 49 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (14.23%) Data Analysis
5 36 (13.85%) Project Management
6 32 (12.31%) Machine Learning
7 27 (10.38%) Workflow
8 26 (10.00%) Business Analytics
8 26 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 25 (9.62%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 23 (8.85%) ETL
10 23 (8.85%) Visualisation
11 22 (8.46%) Web Development
12 21 (8.08%) Data Management
13 20 (7.69%) Business Analysis
13 20 (7.69%) Data Integration
13 20 (7.69%) Microservices
13 20 (7.69%) Open Source
13 20 (7.69%) Web Analytics
14 19 (7.31%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 103 (39.62%) SQL
2 55 (21.15%) Python
3 54 (20.77%) Java
4 44 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 26 (10.00%) R
6 12 (4.62%) Perl
6 12 (4.62%) PHP
7 11 (4.23%) Ruby
8 8 (3.08%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.08%) Scala
9 7 (2.69%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.31%) C#
11 5 (1.92%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.54%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.15%) C++
13 3 (1.15%) VBA
14 2 (0.77%) C
14 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (15.77%) Degree
2 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.15%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.38%) CCAB
3 1 (0.38%) CISA
3 1 (0.38%) MCP
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.38%) PhD
3 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.23%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (4.62%) HDFS
2 7 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.92%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.92%) Docker
4 4 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.15%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.38%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (5.38%) Ambari
2 7 (2.69%) Oozie
3 5 (1.92%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (1.92%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (1.92%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.92%) Mesos
4 3 (1.15%) Puppet
5 1 (0.38%) Ansible
5 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (13.85%) Oracle
2 22 (8.46%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.54%) Google
4 14 (5.38%) Tableau
5 11 (4.23%) Adobe
6 10 (3.85%) IBM
6 10 (3.85%) Talend
7 9 (3.46%) Cognos
7 9 (3.46%) Sitecore
7 9 (3.46%) Splunk
8 8 (3.08%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (3.08%) Teradata
9 7 (2.69%) Informatica
9 7 (2.69%) VMware
10 6 (2.31%) Vertica
11 5 (1.92%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.92%) Cognizant
12 4 (1.54%) Citrix
12 4 (1.54%) Twitter
13 3 (1.15%) DataFlux
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