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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistical Analysis
UK / Scotland
Rank 125 148 157
Rank change year-on-year +23 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Analysis 7 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.55% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.60% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Median salary £44,500 £37,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.66% +63.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +21.42% -17.64%  

Statistical Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2101 2656 2745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.27% 90.52% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1716 1680
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Statistical Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 4 £55,500 - 5
Dundee - 3 £44,500 -
Statistical Analysis
UK

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) GIS
2 4 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 4 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (50.00%) QGIS
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) R
2 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 4 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
3 3 (37.50%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) SAS
4 1 (12.50%) SPSS
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics

Statistical Analysis
Top Related 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 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) GIS
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (50.00%) QGIS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Data Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) GIS Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) GIS Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
3 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) R
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Google
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