Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 177 211
Rank change year-on-year +5 +34 -44
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 55 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.00% 0.84% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.91% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 18
Scotland median annual salary £29,798 £57,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.18% +39.39% +3.13%
10th Percentile £28,000 £41,850 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £73,750 £64,625
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Root Cause Analysis 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 5,129 4,971 5,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.92% 92.54% 92.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,417 3,093 3,112
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 £68,550 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,690
% change year-on-year - +4.84% +0.40%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Root Cause Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Scotland

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Scotland.

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in Scotland

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Scotland

Root Cause Analysis
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 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
Edinburgh -8 28 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Glasgow -3 22 £29,500 -17.48% 3
West Lothian - 7 - -
Stirling - 2 £47,250 -
Falkirk - 1 £65,000 - 1
Root Cause Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 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 Root Cause Analysis.

1 19 (34.55%) SQL
1 19 (34.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (30.91%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (29.09%) Finance
4 14 (25.45%) Windows
4 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
4 14 (25.45%) Analytics
5 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (21.82%) Unix
6 12 (21.82%) Service Delivery
7 11 (20.00%) SOA
8 9 (16.36%) Performance Engineering
8 9 (16.36%) LoadRunner
8 9 (16.36%) Micro Focus
8 9 (16.36%) Banking
9 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
9 8 (14.55%) JBoss
9 8 (14.55%) HTML
9 8 (14.55%) Oracle
9 8 (14.55%) HTML5
9 8 (14.55%) Ajax
10 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (12.73%) DevOps
10 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.73%) JSP
10 7 (12.73%) Servlets
10 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
10 7 (12.73%) Project Management
11 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence

Root Cause Analysis
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 8 (14.55%) JBoss
2 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.91%) Apache
3 6 (10.91%) IIS
3 6 (10.91%) SAS
4 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.64%) WildFly
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.91%) Office 365
3 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Skype
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) SAN
2 2 (3.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) DHCP
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.91%) QlikView
3 5 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (3.64%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) LoadRunner
2 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.64%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.82%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (1.82%) Protractor
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 2 (3.64%) Front Office
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Performance Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Data Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Data Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Business Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Systems Integration Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Ajax
1 8 (14.55%) HTML
1 8 (14.55%) HTML5
2 7 (12.73%) JSP
2 7 (12.73%) Servlets
3 4 (7.27%) J2EE
4 2 (3.64%) CSS
4 2 (3.64%) CSS3
4 2 (3.64%) DOM
4 2 (3.64%) EJB
4 2 (3.64%) Ext JS
4 2 (3.64%) React
4 2 (3.64%) Redux
4 2 (3.64%) REST
4 2 (3.64%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) .NET
5 1 (1.82%) Middleware
5 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Equities
4 1 (1.82%) Fintech
4 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) PMI
4 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Unix
3 6 (10.91%) Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) AIX
6 1 (1.82%) CentOS
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (30.91%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (25.45%) Analytics
4 12 (21.82%) Service Delivery
5 11 (20.00%) SOA
6 9 (16.36%) Performance Engineering
7 7 (12.73%) DevOps
7 7 (12.73%) Project Management
8 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.91%) Data Governance
8 6 (10.91%) ETL
8 6 (10.91%) Migration
8 6 (10.91%) Performance Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Task Automation
10 4 (7.27%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Service Management
10 4 (7.27%) Test Automation
11 3 (5.45%) Information Security
11 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.09%) Bourne shell
3 5 (9.09%) Korn
3 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.09%) sed
4 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.64%) Python
4 2 (3.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.64%) CCNA
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.64%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (3.64%) VCAP
2 2 (3.64%) VCDX
3 1 (1.82%) CISSP
3 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.82%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.27%) QA
3 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.82%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Docker
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.82%) Oozie
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Micro Focus
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle
4 5 (9.09%) Cognos
4 5 (9.09%) Informatica
4 5 (9.09%) Vertica
5 4 (7.27%) HP
5 4 (7.27%) VMware
6 2 (3.64%) Cognizant
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
6 2 (3.64%) Teradata
7 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.82%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.82%) NetApp
7 1 (1.82%) Splunk
7 1 (1.82%) Symantec
7 1 (1.82%) Varonis