Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK > Scotland
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 105 149
Rank change year-on-year -19 +44 +19
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 67 129 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.74% 2.44% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.61% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38 87 71
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -7.69%
10th Percentile £34,625 £36,650 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £66,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 3,534 4,941 5,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.60% 93.44% 93.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,267 3,226 3,631
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £68,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in Scotland

Visualisation
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visualisation in Scotland.

Salary trend for Visualisation in Scotland

Visualisation
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visualisation in Scotland over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

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 5 April 2020. 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 +25 51 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Glasgow -28 10 £51,525 +9.05% 3
Falkirk - 2 £37,500 -
Stirling -7 1 £60,000 -
Dundee -8 1 £41,185 +17.67%
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, IT jobs citing Visualisation 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 Visualisation.

1 45 (67.16%) Data Visualisation
2 29 (43.28%) Analytics
3 25 (37.31%) Python
4 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
5 21 (31.34%) SQL
5 21 (31.34%) Finance
6 18 (26.87%) Power BI
6 18 (26.87%) Power Platform
7 17 (25.37%) Computer Science
8 16 (23.88%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (22.39%) Data Science
10 14 (20.90%) React
10 14 (20.90%) Degree
11 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
11 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
11 13 (19.40%) Machine Learning
11 13 (19.40%) Data Analytics
12 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
12 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
13 11 (16.42%) Java
13 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
13 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
13 11 (16.42%) Big Data
14 10 (14.93%) Node.js
14 10 (14.93%) RDBMS
14 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Excel
14 10 (14.93%) Linux
14 10 (14.93%) HTML
14 10 (14.93%) CSS
15 9 (13.43%) R

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 7 (10.45%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (10.45%) SAS
2 5 (7.46%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.97%) Jupyter
4 2 (2.99%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.99%) SPSS
3 1 (1.49%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.87%) Power Platform
2 6 (8.96%) Azure
3 3 (4.48%) AWS
3 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) Power BI
2 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
3 11 (16.42%) Big Data
3 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
4 10 (14.93%) RDBMS
5 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (7.46%) Data Mining
8 5 (7.46%) QlikView
9 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
9 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
10 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.48%) GIS
10 3 (4.48%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (2.99%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (2.99%) Spotfire
11 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) GitLab
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (31.34%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
1 16 (23.88%) Developer
2 9 (13.43%) Consultant
3 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (7.46%) Data Consultant
4 5 (7.46%) Data Scientist
4 5 (7.46%) JavaScript Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) MATLAB Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Python Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Python Software Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Analytics Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) React
2 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
3 10 (14.93%) CSS
3 10 (14.93%) HTML
3 10 (14.93%) Node.js
4 8 (11.94%) JSON
5 6 (8.96%) CSS3
6 5 (7.46%) .NET
6 5 (7.46%) HTML5
6 5 (7.46%) REST
7 4 (5.97%) D3.js
7 4 (5.97%) GraphQL
7 4 (5.97%) Vue.js
7 4 (5.97%) WebGL
8 3 (4.48%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (4.48%) FusionCharts
8 3 (4.48%) Middleware
8 3 (4.48%) TensorFlow
9 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.99%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Algorithms
2 5 (7.46%) User Experience
3 4 (5.97%) Device Driver
3 4 (5.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Data Visualisation
2 29 (43.28%) Analytics
3 17 (25.37%) Computer Science
4 16 (23.88%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (22.39%) Data Science
6 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
6 13 (19.40%) Data Analytics
6 13 (19.40%) Machine Learning
7 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
8 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (10.45%) SDLC
11 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
12 5 (7.46%) Business Analysis
13 4 (5.97%) Dashboard Development
13 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.97%) OOP
13 4 (5.97%) Project Management
13 4 (5.97%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) Python
2 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.34%) SQL
4 11 (16.42%) Java
5 9 (13.43%) R
6 7 (10.45%) C#
6 7 (10.45%) MATLAB
6 7 (10.45%) TypeScript
7 6 (8.96%) C++
8 4 (5.97%) C
8 4 (5.97%) ES6
8 4 (5.97%) VBA
9 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.99%) GLSL
11 1 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.49%) Ruby
11 1 (1.49%) Scala
11 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.99%) HND
3 2 (2.99%) PhD
3 2 (2.99%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Firmware
2 3 (4.48%) Docker
3 1 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Kibana
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
1 8 (11.94%) Tableau
2 4 (5.97%) Splunk
3 3 (4.48%) Logi
3 3 (4.48%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Canon
4 2 (2.99%) Cognos
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.49%) Remedy
5 1 (1.49%) Sonus
5 1 (1.49%) Talend
5 1 (1.49%) TIBCO