Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Statistical Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Modelling over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistical Modelling
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 198 240
Rank change year-on-year -19 +42 -
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Modelling 11 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.20% 0.23% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.26% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +11.11%

Statistical 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 5126 4680 5852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.87% 91.37% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3272 2839 3704
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 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Statistical Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Modelling in Scotland

Statistical Modelling
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Statistical Modelling in Scotland

Statistical Modelling
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Modelling in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistical Modelling in Scotland

Statistical 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 Statistical Modelling within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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 -10 10 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Glasgow -8 1 - -
Statistical Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Statistical 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 Statistical Modelling.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 8 (72.73%) Machine Learning
2 8 (72.73%) Analytics
3 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (63.64%) R
3 7 (63.64%) SAS
4 6 (54.55%) PhD
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) Statistics
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Data Analytics
6 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (36.36%) Data Management
6 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
6 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
6 4 (36.36%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
6 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
7 3 (27.27%) Physics
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
7 3 (27.27%) Deep Learning
8 2 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
8 2 (18.18%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (18.18%) Behavioural Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) Reinforcement Learning
8 2 (18.18%) C++
8 2 (18.18%) C

Statistical 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 7 (63.64%) SAS
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView
2 2 (18.18%) Spotfire
2 2 (18.18%) Text Mining
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Data Scientist
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Report Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) MLlib
1 1 (9.09%) scikit-learn
1 1 (9.09%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Analytics
1 8 (72.73%) Machine Learning
1 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 6 (54.55%) Statistics
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Data Management
4 4 (36.36%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Deep Learning
5 3 (27.27%) Physics
6 2 (18.18%) Behavioural Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Cluster Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (18.18%) Reinforcement Learning
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Python
3 7 (63.64%) R
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
5 2 (18.18%) Scala
6 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
1 6 (54.55%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) SAP