The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 142 131
Rank change year-on-year +27 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 27 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.15% 0.51% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.56% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 14
Median salary £43,750 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.91% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,900 £40,050
10% offered a salary of more than £59,550 £61,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  

Data 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 2136 2681 2768
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.32% 90.48% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1732 1672
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%  

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in Scotland

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Analytics in Scotland

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in Scotland over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analytics in Scotland

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 Data Analytics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 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 +8 12 £38,750 -22.50% 6
Glasgow +21 11 £46,250 -19.56% 1
Dundee - 4 £45,000 -
Data Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Data Analytics.

1 54 (100.00%) Analytics
2 28 (51.85%) Java
3 26 (48.15%) Big Data
4 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (35.19%) Spring
5 19 (35.19%) SQL
6 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 14 (25.93%) JBoss
7 14 (25.93%) Finance
7 14 (25.93%) Microservices
7 14 (25.93%) Hadoop
8 12 (22.22%) MongoDB
9 11 (20.37%) Linux
9 11 (20.37%) Python
9 11 (20.37%) SOA
10 10 (18.52%) Middleware
10 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
10 10 (18.52%) Open Source
10 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
11 9 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
11 9 (16.67%) Talend
11 9 (16.67%) Scrum
11 9 (16.67%) Workflow
12 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (14.81%) XML
12 8 (14.81%) XSLT
12 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (14.81%) TDD
12 8 (14.81%) ActiveMQ

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 14 (25.93%) JBoss
2 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) Apache
3 4 (7.41%) SAS
4 3 (5.56%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.70%) WordPress
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) Big Data
2 14 (25.93%) Hadoop
3 12 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 8 (14.81%) Neo4j
4 8 (14.81%) Pentaho
4 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.41%) Blockchain
8 3 (5.56%) Apache Hive
8 3 (5.56%) HBase
8 3 (5.56%) Sqoop
9 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (3.70%) QlikView
10 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.85%) Spotfire
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.70%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 4 (7.41%) Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Big Data Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Data Insight Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Insight Data Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Marketing Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) Spring
2 10 (18.52%) Middleware
3 8 (14.81%) ActiveMQ
3 8 (14.81%) Drools
3 8 (14.81%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (14.81%) Java EE
3 8 (14.81%) jBPM
3 8 (14.81%) XML
3 8 (14.81%) XSLT
4 7 (12.96%) Apache Camel
4 7 (12.96%) HTML
5 6 (11.11%) CSS
5 6 (11.11%) Node.js
6 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.41%) RESTful
7 4 (7.41%) Spring Boot
7 4 (7.41%) Web Services
8 3 (5.56%) .NET
8 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Internet of Things
3 3 (5.56%) User Experience
4 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Analytics
2 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) Microservices
4 11 (20.37%) SOA
5 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.52%) Open Source
5 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 9 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) Workflow
7 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (14.81%) Coaching
7 8 (14.81%) TDD
7 8 (14.81%) Visualisation
8 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.11%) High Availability
10 5 (9.26%) ETL
11 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
11 4 (7.41%) DevOps
12 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) Java
2 19 (35.19%) SQL
3 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.37%) Python
5 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.41%) Perl
7 3 (5.56%) C#
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) R
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) Groovy
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) CCAB
2 1 (1.85%) CISA
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Talend
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Adobe
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.56%) Tableau
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Norkom
5 1 (1.85%) Splunk
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