Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Visualisation
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 140 178
Rank change year-on-year +9 +38 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 99 76 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.75% 1.47% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.60% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 69 36 75
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £37,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.21% -20.53% +23.38%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £51,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

Visualisation 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%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in Scotland

Visualisation
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Visualisation in Scotland

Visualisation
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram for Visualisation in Scotland

Visualisation
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation 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 +20 61 £40,000 -7.51% 4
Glasgow -41 20 £48,750 +57.26% 4
Stirling - 10 £45,000 - 1
West Lothian -7 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Dundee - 4 £50,000 -
Visualisation
UK

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

1 59 (59.60%) SQL
2 45 (45.45%) Degree
3 38 (38.38%) Data Visualisation
4 36 (36.36%) Big Data
5 35 (35.35%) Analytics
6 33 (33.33%) Python
6 33 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (28.28%) Finance
8 27 (27.27%) R
9 25 (25.25%) Tableau
9 25 (25.25%) QlikView
9 25 (25.25%) Java
10 24 (24.24%) ETL
10 24 (24.24%) SAS
10 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (23.23%) Data Analysis
11 23 (23.23%) C++
12 20 (20.20%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (20.20%) Machine Learning
13 19 (19.19%) Mathematics
13 19 (19.19%) C#
13 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
13 19 (19.19%) Dashboard Development
14 18 (18.18%) GIS
14 18 (18.18%) Windows
15 17 (17.17%) .NET
15 17 (17.17%) Statistics
15 17 (17.17%) WPF
15 17 (17.17%) Git (software)
15 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills

Visualisation
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 24 (24.24%) SAS
2 12 (12.12%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.02%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) SPSS
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.36%) Big Data
2 25 (25.25%) QlikView
3 20 (20.20%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (18.18%) GIS
5 9 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 8 (8.08%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (7.07%) Base SAS
7 7 (7.07%) Hadoop
7 7 (7.07%) Power BI
7 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
7 7 (7.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
8 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (5.05%) Data Mining
10 3 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (3.03%) Apache Hive
10 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
10 3 (3.03%) SAS EBI
10 3 (3.03%) Spatial Data
10 3 (3.03%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 17 (17.17%) Git (software)
2 16 (16.16%) NetBeans
2 16 (16.16%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.02%) JIRA
4 1 (1.01%) Grunt
4 1 (1.01%) gulp
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.01%) Subversion
4 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (28.28%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Marketing
3 5 (5.05%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.04%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
5 1 (1.01%) Local Government
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Analyst
2 18 (18.18%) Developer
3 17 (17.17%) Consultant
3 17 (17.17%) Data Scientist
3 17 (17.17%) Software Engineer
4 16 (16.16%) C# Software Engineer
4 16 (16.16%) Java Engineer
4 16 (16.16%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (10.10%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Data Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) QlikView Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Data Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (5.05%) Programmer
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Programmer
9 4 (4.04%) SAS Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.17%) .NET
1 17 (17.17%) WPF
2 16 (16.16%) RESTful
2 16 (16.16%) SOAP
2 16 (16.16%) Swing
3 11 (11.11%) HTML
4 10 (10.10%) D3.js
5 7 (7.07%) CSS
5 7 (7.07%) MLlib
5 7 (7.07%) NumPy
5 7 (7.07%) SciPy
6 4 (4.04%) FusionCharts
6 4 (4.04%) Google Maps API
6 4 (4.04%) Leaflet
6 4 (4.04%) OpenLayers
7 3 (3.03%) ggplot
8 2 (2.02%) DAO
8 2 (2.02%) HTML5
9 1 (1.01%) CGI
9 1 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (16.16%) Robotics
3 11 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.07%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.03%) User Experience
7 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.01%) Replication
8 1 (1.01%) Smart City
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.01%) Linux
2 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.38%) Data Visualisation
2 35 (35.35%) Analytics
3 33 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (24.24%) ETL
5 23 (23.23%) Data Analysis
6 20 (20.20%) Machine Learning
7 19 (19.19%) Dashboard Development
7 19 (19.19%) Mathematics
7 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
8 17 (17.17%) Statistics
9 16 (16.16%) Innovative Thinking
9 16 (16.16%) SOA
9 16 (16.16%) Software Testing
10 14 (14.14%) Data Analytics
11 12 (12.12%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (9.09%) Physics
13 8 (8.08%) Project Management
14 7 (7.07%) Applied Mathematics
14 7 (7.07%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (59.60%) SQL
2 33 (33.33%) Python
3 27 (27.27%) R
4 25 (25.25%) Java
5 23 (23.23%) C++
6 19 (19.19%) C#
7 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.05%) MATLAB
8 5 (5.05%) Scala
9 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.02%) C
10 2 (2.02%) Clojure
10 2 (2.02%) Ruby
11 1 (1.01%) Delphi
11 1 (1.01%) HiveQL
11 1 (1.01%) Julia
11 1 (1.01%) Perl
11 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (45.45%) Degree
2 16 (16.16%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (7.07%) PhD
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) HDFS
2 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Grafana
2 1 (1.01%) Oozie
2 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (25.25%) Tableau
2 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.07%) Informatica
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle
4 4 (4.04%) Google
4 4 (4.04%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.03%) Apple
5 3 (3.03%) Cognos
5 3 (3.03%) Facebook
5 3 (3.03%) Teradata
5 3 (3.03%) Twitter
6 2 (2.02%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.01%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.01%) SAP
7 1 (1.01%) TIBCO