Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Data Visualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Visualisation over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 194 184
Rank change year-on-year +28 -10 +35
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 63 25 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.15% 0.47% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.51% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 51 16 32
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% -15.91% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,000 £33,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £77,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year - -3.67% +9.00%

Data Visualisation 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 5,074 4,938 5,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.93% 92.52% 92.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,378 3,072 3,104
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Data Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Visualisation in Scotland

Data Visualisation
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Visualisation in Scotland

Data Visualisation
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Visualisation in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Visualisation in Scotland

Data Visualisation
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 Visualisation within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Glasgow +13 38 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Edinburgh +14 20 £48,000 -12.73% 5
Aberdeen - 2 £54,072 -
West Lothian -4 1 £39,500 -
Data Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Data Visualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Visualisation.

1 63 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 44 (69.84%) SQL
3 28 (44.44%) Oracle
4 24 (38.10%) Tableau
5 23 (36.51%) Analytics
5 23 (36.51%) PL/SQL
5 23 (36.51%) Java
6 21 (33.33%) User Experience
6 21 (33.33%) Software Delivery
7 17 (26.98%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (26.98%) QlikView
8 16 (25.40%) TDD
8 16 (25.40%) OLTP
8 16 (25.40%) BDD
9 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
10 14 (22.22%) Data Science
11 13 (20.63%) Data Management
11 13 (20.63%) Finance
11 13 (20.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
13 11 (17.46%) Python
13 11 (17.46%) Machine Learning
14 10 (15.87%) SAP
14 10 (15.87%) Informatica
15 8 (12.70%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
15 8 (12.70%) JavaScript

Data Visualisation
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 4 (6.35%) SAS
2 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.59%) Maya
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) GitHub
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (26.98%) QlikView
2 16 (25.40%) OLTP
3 14 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (20.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (12.70%) Big Data
5 8 (12.70%) IBM InfoSphere
5 8 (12.70%) Power BI
5 8 (12.70%) Spotfire
6 5 (7.94%) MySQL
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.35%) Data Mining
7 4 (6.35%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.76%) Text Mining
9 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.59%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.59%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
2 4 (6.35%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Private Banking
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 6 (9.52%) ArcSight Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) SIEM Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) SOC Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Data Scientist
7 4 (6.35%) Business Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Incident Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Security Incident Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Data Manager
8 3 (4.76%) QlikView Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) CSS
1 5 (7.94%) HTML
1 5 (7.94%) HTML5
1 5 (7.94%) Node.js
2 4 (6.35%) ggplot2
2 4 (6.35%) NumPy
2 4 (6.35%) Pandas
2 4 (6.35%) React
2 4 (6.35%) scikit-learn
2 4 (6.35%) SciPy
3 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.76%) JSON
3 3 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (3.17%) CSS3
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.59%) D3.js
5 1 (1.59%) OAuth
5 1 (1.59%) Swagger
5 1 (1.59%) Vue.js
5 1 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) User Experience
2 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Fintech
4 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.35%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 23 (36.51%) Analytics
3 21 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 16 (25.40%) BDD
4 16 (25.40%) TDD
5 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (22.22%) Data Science
7 13 (20.63%) Data Management
8 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (17.46%) Machine Learning
10 8 (12.70%) Data Analysis
10 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
10 8 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (9.52%) Data Security
12 6 (9.52%) Predictive Analytics
12 6 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
12 6 (9.52%) SIEM
13 5 (7.94%) Mathematics
13 5 (7.94%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 44 (69.84%) SQL
2 23 (36.51%) Java
2 23 (36.51%) PL/SQL
3 11 (17.46%) Python
4 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) R
6 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.17%) C#
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) SOQL
8 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) ES7
8 1 (1.59%) Go
8 1 (1.59%) Julia
8 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) PhD
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) SANS
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Oracle
2 24 (38.10%) Tableau
3 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.87%) Informatica
4 10 (15.87%) SAP
5 8 (12.70%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (12.70%) Netezza
5 8 (12.70%) Talend
6 6 (9.52%) ArcSight
7 4 (6.35%) Remedy
8 3 (4.76%) Cognos
9 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.17%) Splunk
10 1 (1.59%) Adobe
10 1 (1.59%) Google
10 1 (1.59%) Pegasus
10 1 (1.59%) Rackspace