Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Big Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Big Data Analytics over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data Analytics
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 210 239
Rank change year-on-year +10 +29 +7
Permanent jobs citing Big Data Analytics 25 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.44% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 7
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £36,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.63% +31.83% +22.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,250 £34,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £69,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% -7.69% +8.33%

Big Data Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5127 4738 5824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.84% 91.34% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3274 2875 3684
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,575
90th Percentile £65,875 £65,000 £63,925
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Big Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Big Data Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Analytics in Scotland

Big Data Analytics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Big Data Analytics in Scotland

Big Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data Analytics in Scotland

Big Data 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 Big Data Analytics within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 19 £28,000 -44.00%
Glasgow -9 6 £53,250 +28.31%
Big Data Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Big Data 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 Big Data Analytics.

1 25 (100.00%) Big Data
1 25 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 25 (100.00%) Analytics
2 12 (48.00%) Law
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (48.00%) Splunk
2 12 (48.00%) Security Monitoring
3 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (28.00%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
4 7 (28.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (28.00%) Threat Management
5 4 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) J2EE
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (12.00%) .NET
6 3 (12.00%) SOA
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Microservices
7 2 (8.00%) Data Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Power BI
7 2 (8.00%) Fraud Detection
7 2 (8.00%) Data Lake
7 2 (8.00%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (8.00%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (8.00%) Advertising
7 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.00%) Finance

Big Data 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 2 (8.00%) Confluence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) Power BI
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (48.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Consultant
2 18 (72.00%) Security Consultant
3 11 (44.00%) Analytics Consultant
3 11 (44.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 11 (44.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 11 (44.00%) Data Consultant
3 11 (44.00%) Linux Consultant
3 11 (44.00%) Splunk Consultant
3 11 (44.00%) Trainee
3 11 (44.00%) Trainee Consultant
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 7 (28.00%) SOC Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Designer
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Data Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Associate Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Analytics
1 25 (100.00%) Data Analytics
2 12 (48.00%) Security Monitoring
3 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (28.00%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
4 7 (28.00%) Threat Management
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Microservices
6 3 (12.00%) SOA
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Biometrics
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Data Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) ETL
7 2 (8.00%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (8.00%) Fraud Detection
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security
7 2 (8.00%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Jython
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (48.00%) Splunk
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle