Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Predictive Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Predictive Modelling over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Predictive Modelling
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 216 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +250
Permanent jobs citing Predictive Modelling 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.058% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -12.00%

Predictive Modelling 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 5076 4719 5850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.84% 91.35% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3234 2863 3710
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

Predictive Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Predictive Modelling as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Predictive Modelling in Scotland

Predictive Modelling
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Predictive Modelling in Scotland

Predictive Modelling
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Predictive Modelling in Scotland

Predictive Modelling
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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 -7 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Glasgow - 3 £42,500 -
Predictive Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling 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 Predictive Modelling.

1 8 (80.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (50.00%) R
4 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) PhD
5 4 (40.00%) SAS
5 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
5 4 (40.00%) Games
5 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Neural Network
5 4 (40.00%) Bayesian Methods
6 3 (30.00%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Vision
6 3 (30.00%) Reinforcement Learning
6 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (30.00%) Linear Algebra
6 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (30.00%) CUDA
6 3 (30.00%) Scala
6 3 (30.00%) Robotics
6 3 (30.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) C++
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (20.00%) VB

Predictive Modelling
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 (40.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ERwin
General
1 4 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modeller
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (30.00%) CUDA
2 3 (30.00%) Robotics
3 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Games
4 1 (10.00%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Analytics
1 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 4 (40.00%) Neural Network
4 3 (30.00%) Actionable Insight
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Vision
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Linear Algebra
4 3 (30.00%) Reinforcement Learning
5 2 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Segmentation
5 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Economics
5 2 (20.00%) Operations Research
5 2 (20.00%) Psychology
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) R
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Scala
5 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Vertica