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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 123 128
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 32 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.18% 1.36% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.49% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 24
Median salary £42,500 £70,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.28% +51.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £46,100 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.96% +20.00%  

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 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%  

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 27 June 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 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 -10 22 £41,250 -44.25% 5
Glasgow -1 7 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Stirling - 3 £45,000 -
Data Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 61 (100.00%) Analytics
2 26 (42.62%) Big Data
3 24 (39.34%) SQL
4 17 (27.87%) Big Data Analytics
5 15 (24.59%) Java
6 14 (22.95%) Finance
6 14 (22.95%) Degree
6 14 (22.95%) Visualisation
7 13 (21.31%) Linux
8 12 (19.67%) SAS
8 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
10 10 (16.39%) Splunk
10 10 (16.39%) Threat Management
10 10 (16.39%) Security Operations
10 10 (16.39%) Security Monitoring
11 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (14.75%) R
11 9 (14.75%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (13.11%) ETL
12 8 (13.11%) Python
12 8 (13.11%) Data Analysis
13 7 (11.48%) Spring
13 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
13 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
14 6 (9.84%) Law
14 6 (9.84%) Marketing
14 6 (9.84%) Security Operations Centre

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 12 (19.67%) SAS
2 3 (4.92%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) WordPress
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (8.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Internet
1 5 (8.20%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) IMAP
2 1 (1.64%) POP3
2 1 (1.64%) PPTP
2 1 (1.64%) SMTP
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
2 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) Big Data
2 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.20%) QlikView
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.92%) Blockchain
4 2 (3.28%) Base SAS
4 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.28%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Law
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Publishing
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Consultant
3 16 (26.23%) Security Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Linux Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Security Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) SOC Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Analytics Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Associate Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Big Data Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Data Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Splunk Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Trainee
7 5 (8.20%) Trainee Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) Spring
2 4 (6.56%) Node.js
2 4 (6.56%) RESTful
2 4 (6.56%) Spring Boot
2 4 (6.56%) Web Services
3 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.92%) CSS
3 3 (4.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.28%) D3.js
4 2 (3.28%) HTML5
4 2 (3.28%) jQuery
4 2 (3.28%) JSON
4 2 (3.28%) REST
4 2 (3.28%) SOAP
4 2 (3.28%) XHTML
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.64%) Drools
5 1 (1.64%) Java EE
5 1 (1.64%) jBPM
5 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (6.56%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.28%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.64%) Unix
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Analytics
2 17 (27.87%) Big Data Analytics
3 14 (22.95%) Visualisation
4 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (16.39%) Security Monitoring
6 10 (16.39%) Security Operations
6 10 (16.39%) Threat Management
7 9 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (14.75%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (13.11%) Data Analysis
8 8 (13.11%) ETL
9 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.84%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (8.20%) Microservices
11 5 (8.20%) Statistics
12 4 (6.56%) Data Transformation
12 4 (6.56%) High Availability
12 4 (6.56%) Scrum
12 4 (6.56%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) SQL
2 15 (24.59%) Java
3 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.75%) R
5 8 (13.11%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) C#
7 2 (3.28%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.64%) PhD
3 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) HDFS
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.64%) LXC
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Splunk
2 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.92%) Informatica
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Tableau
4 2 (3.28%) Cognos
4 2 (3.28%) Talend
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Norkom
5 1 (1.64%) VMware
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