Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Data Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 99 115
Rank change year-on-year +24 +16 +41
Permanent jobs citing Data Management 188 121 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.33% 2.33% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 2.55% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 72 84 126
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,600 £29,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £71,875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

Data Management 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%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Scotland

Data Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Management in Scotland

Data Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram for Data Management in Scotland

Data Management
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 Management 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 +34 137 £42,500 -29.17% 2
Glasgow -34 44 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Inverclyde - 7 £44,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £41,250 -
Midlothian - 1 £30,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £33,000 -
Data Management
UK

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

1 124 (65.96%) SQL
2 112 (59.57%) Business Intelligence
3 110 (58.51%) Finance
4 86 (45.74%) Banking
5 76 (40.43%) Retail Banking
6 73 (38.83%) Infrastructure Management
7 66 (35.11%) SAS
8 60 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (30.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 54 (28.72%) Teradata
11 50 (26.60%) Data Analysis
12 49 (26.06%) Data Mining
13 30 (15.96%) Informatica
14 29 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (14.89%) Analytics
16 25 (13.30%) ETL
17 23 (12.23%) Data Quality
18 22 (11.70%) Master Data Management
19 20 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
20 18 (9.57%) Degree
21 15 (7.98%) Oracle
21 15 (7.98%) SQL Server
21 15 (7.98%) Python
21 15 (7.98%) Migration
22 14 (7.45%) PowerCenter
23 13 (6.91%) Windows
23 13 (6.91%) Information Management
23 13 (6.91%) Relational Database
23 13 (6.91%) Business Analytics
24 12 (6.38%) Tableau

Data Management
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 66 (35.11%) SAS
2 7 (3.72%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.60%) Confluence
3 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.06%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.53%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Force.com
3 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.72%) DNS
2 7 (3.72%) HTTP
2 7 (3.72%) IPsec
2 7 (3.72%) SMTP
2 7 (3.72%) SSL
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.53%) LAN
3 1 (0.53%) NAS
3 1 (0.53%) SAN
3 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (26.06%) Data Mining
2 20 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (7.98%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.45%) PowerCenter
5 13 (6.91%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.38%) Base SAS
6 12 (6.38%) QlikView
7 9 (4.79%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (3.72%) Big Data
8 7 (3.72%) Cognos Report Studio
8 7 (3.72%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.72%) MySQL
8 7 (3.72%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.72%) Redis
8 7 (3.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (2.66%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.13%) SAS EBI
10 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.60%) ERwin
2 3 (1.60%) Subversion
3 2 (1.06%) JIRA
3 2 (1.06%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.53%) FinalBuilder
4 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 110 (58.51%) Finance
2 86 (45.74%) Banking
3 76 (40.43%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Legal
5 2 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) International Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (51.06%) Analyst
2 58 (30.85%) SQL Analyst
3 56 (29.79%) Data Analyst
4 43 (22.87%) Business Analyst
5 38 (20.21%) Senior Analyst
6 36 (19.15%) Technical Analyst
7 35 (18.62%) Technical Business Analyst
8 34 (18.09%) Developer
9 30 (15.96%) SQL Data Analyst
10 19 (10.11%) Senior Business Analyst
11 18 (9.57%) Senior Technical Analyst
12 17 (9.04%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
13 16 (8.51%) Consultant
13 16 (8.51%) Senior Data Analyst
14 13 (6.91%) Business Data Analyst
14 13 (6.91%) Data Business Analyst
15 9 (4.79%) Informatica Developer
16 8 (4.26%) Data Consultant
17 7 (3.72%) ETL Consultant
17 7 (3.72%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.19%) XML
2 5 (2.66%) XML Schema
3 3 (1.60%) .NET
3 3 (1.60%) Apache CXF
3 3 (1.60%) Hibernate
3 3 (1.60%) JMS
3 3 (1.60%) SOAP
3 3 (1.60%) Spring
3 3 (1.60%) Web Services
4 2 (1.06%) HTML
4 2 (1.06%) Kafka
5 1 (0.53%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.53%) ArcObjects
5 1 (0.53%) CSS
5 1 (0.53%) jQuery
5 1 (0.53%) WinForms
5 1 (0.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.72%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.66%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.66%) Reference Data
4 5 (2.66%) Replication
5 3 (1.60%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (1.60%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.06%) Clustering
6 2 (1.06%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.06%) Equities
6 2 (1.06%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.91%) Windows
2 10 (5.32%) Unix
3 8 (4.26%) Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (59.57%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (38.83%) Infrastructure Management
3 57 (30.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (26.60%) Data Analysis
5 29 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (14.89%) Analytics
7 25 (13.30%) ETL
8 22 (11.70%) Master Data Management
9 15 (7.98%) Migration
10 13 (6.91%) Business Analytics
10 13 (6.91%) Information Management
11 12 (6.38%) Collaborative Working
11 12 (6.38%) Data Modelling
12 11 (5.85%) Customer Analytics
12 11 (5.85%) Open Source
12 11 (5.85%) Web Development
13 10 (5.32%) Customer Engagement
13 10 (5.32%) Project Management
14 9 (4.79%) Configuration Management
14 9 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 124 (65.96%) SQL
2 15 (7.98%) Python
3 8 (4.26%) Bash Shell
4 7 (3.72%) Java
4 7 (3.72%) Perl
4 7 (3.72%) PHP
4 7 (3.72%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.19%) Scala
6 4 (2.13%) C#
7 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.06%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.06%) VBA
9 1 (0.53%) AWK
9 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.53%) Korn
9 1 (0.53%) R
9 1 (0.53%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.53%) sed
9 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (9.57%) Degree
2 7 (3.72%) RHCE
3 4 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.23%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.72%) QA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO 20022
3 2 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.53%) HDFS
1 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
1 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.72%) CFEngine
1 7 (3.72%) Grafana
1 7 (3.72%) Nagios
1 7 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.72%) Puppet
1 7 (3.72%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.53%) Oozie
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (28.72%) Teradata
2 30 (15.96%) Informatica
3 15 (7.98%) Oracle
4 12 (6.38%) Tableau
5 10 (5.32%) IBM
5 10 (5.32%) MicroStrategy
6 9 (4.79%) Cognos
7 7 (3.72%) Netezza
7 7 (3.72%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.13%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.06%) SAP
9 2 (1.06%) Workday
10 1 (0.53%) Citrix
10 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.53%) ESRI
10 1 (0.53%) Google
10 1 (0.53%) Lotus
10 1 (0.53%) VMware