Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Visualization
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 175 226
Rank change year-on-year -17 +51 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Visualisation 37 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.67% 0.47% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 12
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £36,650 £34,700 £37,175
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 5,064 4,279 5,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.11% 91.35% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,319 2,697 3,554
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -33 13 £53,000 +11.58%
Edinburgh -16 9 £60,000 +47.24% 2
West Lothian - 6 £38,500 - 2
Dundee - 4 £50,000 - 1
Stirling - 4 £45,000 -
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
Data Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Data Visualisation 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 Visualisation.

1 37 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) Analytics
4 13 (35.14%) Big Data
5 10 (27.03%) Algorithms
5 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.03%) Python
5 10 (27.03%) SAS
5 10 (27.03%) Finance
5 10 (27.03%) Data Analysis
6 9 (24.32%) R
6 9 (24.32%) Tableau
7 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
7 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
7 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (18.92%) HTML
8 7 (18.92%) QlikView
8 7 (18.92%) Dashboard Development
8 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
9 6 (16.22%) D3.js
9 6 (16.22%) Data Analytics
9 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.22%) Degree
9 6 (16.22%) MATLAB
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) Java
9 6 (16.22%) C#
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle
10 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse

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 10 (27.03%) SAS
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Big Data
2 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.92%) QlikView
4 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.11%) Apache Hive
6 3 (8.11%) Data Mining
6 3 (8.11%) MySQL
7 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.70%) Blockchain
8 1 (2.70%) HBase
8 1 (2.70%) Impala
8 1 (2.70%) Lumira
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Grunt
1 1 (2.70%) gulp
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Games
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Data Scientist
4 5 (13.51%) Data Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Data Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) QlikView Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) D3.js
3 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) WPF
4 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.11%) FusionCharts
4 3 (8.11%) Google Maps API
4 3 (8.11%) Leaflet
4 3 (8.11%) OpenLayers
5 2 (5.41%) Bokeh
5 2 (5.41%) HTML5
5 2 (5.41%) Node.js
5 2 (5.41%) PySpark
5 2 (5.41%) SparkR
6 1 (2.70%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.70%) Kafka
6 1 (2.70%) LESS
6 1 (2.70%) Pandas
6 1 (2.70%) RxJS
6 1 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Algorithms
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 18 (48.65%) Analytics
3 10 (27.03%) Data Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
5 7 (18.92%) Dashboard Development
5 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
6 6 (16.22%) Data Analytics
7 5 (13.51%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) OO
8 4 (10.81%) OOD
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.81%) Statistics
9 3 (8.11%) Economics
9 3 (8.11%) ETL
9 3 (8.11%) MapReduce
9 3 (8.11%) Numerical Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Open Source
9 3 (8.11%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) Python
3 9 (24.32%) R
4 6 (16.22%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) MATLAB
5 4 (10.81%) C++
5 4 (10.81%) Julia
6 3 (8.11%) Delphi
6 3 (8.11%) HiveQL
6 3 (8.11%) Scala
7 2 (5.41%) Clojure
7 2 (5.41%) Ruby
7 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Grafana
1 3 (8.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Tableau
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Google
5 2 (5.41%) Alteryx
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.70%) SAP