Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Statistical Analysis
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 - 236
Rank change year-on-year - +236 +4
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Analysis 19 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 5
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 - £33,000
10th Percentile £27,000 - £22,150
90th Percentile £67,500 - £39,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% +11.11%

Statistical 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 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%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in Scotland

Statistical Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Statistical Analysis in Scotland

Statistical Analysis
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram for Statistical Analysis in Scotland

Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis 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 - 14 £36,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £65,000 -
Dundee - 2 £50,000 -
Statistical Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 15 (78.95%) Python
2 14 (73.68%) Machine Learning
3 12 (63.16%) R
3 12 (63.16%) Visualisation
3 12 (63.16%) Degree
4 11 (57.89%) Mathematics
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) Statistics
5 10 (52.63%) Apache Spark
6 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
6 9 (47.37%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (42.11%) ETL
7 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (36.84%) MLlib
8 7 (36.84%) SciPy
8 7 (36.84%) NumPy
8 7 (36.84%) Operations Research
8 7 (36.84%) Applied Mathematics
9 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (31.58%) Analytics
10 5 (26.32%) Data Analytics
10 5 (26.32%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 5 (26.32%) Creative Thinking
10 5 (26.32%) Validation
10 5 (26.32%) Tableau
11 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
11 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (21.05%) Big Data

Statistical 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 10 (52.63%) Apache Spark
2 3 (15.79%) SAS
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
2 8 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (21.05%) Big Data
5 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
5 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
6 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
6 2 (10.53%) QlikView
6 2 (10.53%) Spotfire
6 2 (10.53%) Text Mining
7 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
7 1 (5.26%) GIS
7 1 (5.26%) MySQL
7 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.26%) Spatial Data
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Data Scientist
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) MLlib
1 7 (36.84%) NumPy
1 7 (36.84%) SciPy
2 2 (10.53%) D3.js
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) Bokeh
3 1 (5.26%) Pandas
3 1 (5.26%) PySpark
3 1 (5.26%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Machine Learning
2 12 (63.16%) Visualisation
3 11 (57.89%) Mathematics
4 10 (52.63%) Statistics
5 8 (42.11%) ETL
6 7 (36.84%) Applied Mathematics
6 7 (36.84%) Operations Research
7 6 (31.58%) Analytics
8 5 (26.32%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 5 (26.32%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (26.32%) Data Analytics
8 5 (26.32%) Validation
9 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
9 4 (21.05%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
10 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
10 3 (15.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Python
2 12 (63.16%) R
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Scala
4 3 (15.79%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.26%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PhD
3 1 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Tableau
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Minitab
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle