Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 116 163
Rank change year-on-year +12 +47 -33
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 129 121 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.51% 2.21% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.34% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 88 87 32
Scotland median annual salary £45,162 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.91% -11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £37,125 £26,000 £32,300
90th Percentile £59,029 £60,000 £101,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%

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 4,802 5,170 5,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.42% 94.22% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,038 3,469 3,110
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 0 71 £45,162 +30.90% 5
Glasgow +23 46 £45,500 +13.75% 5
Aberdeen -1 3 £39,500 -26.95% 2
Highlands - 2 £32,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 2 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 68 (52.71%) SQL
2 65 (50.39%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (39.53%) Python
4 49 (37.98%) Analytics
5 41 (31.78%) Data Visualisation
6 40 (31.01%) Power BI
6 40 (31.01%) Power Platform
7 38 (29.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (29.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
9 34 (26.36%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (26.36%) Azure
10 31 (24.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (22.48%) ETL
12 27 (20.93%) Degree
12 27 (20.93%) Retail
12 27 (20.93%) Data Science
13 26 (20.16%) Tableau
14 24 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (17.83%) Machine Learning
15 23 (17.83%) Artificial Intelligence
16 22 (17.05%) Public Sector
17 21 (16.28%) Computer Science
18 19 (14.73%) JavaScript
18 19 (14.73%) Data Engineering
19 18 (13.95%) Banking
19 18 (13.95%) Hadoop
20 17 (13.18%) Big Data
20 17 (13.18%) Data Analytics
21 16 (12.40%) 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 15 (11.63%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.10%) Apache
2 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.55%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.55%) IIS
3 2 (1.55%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Chatbot
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Sketch
2 1 (0.78%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 40 (31.01%) Power Platform
2 34 (26.36%) Azure
3 15 (11.63%) AWS
4 6 (4.65%) GCP
5 5 (3.88%) Datadog
5 5 (3.88%) npm
5 5 (3.88%) SaaS
6 4 (3.10%) Office 365
7 3 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.33%) PaaS
8 2 (1.55%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) Firewall
2 1 (0.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.01%) Power BI
2 38 (29.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 38 (29.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
4 34 (26.36%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (24.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (13.95%) Hadoop
7 17 (13.18%) Big Data
8 14 (10.85%) QlikView
9 9 (6.98%) NoSQL
10 8 (6.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (3.88%) Couchbase
11 5 (3.88%) Mixpanel
11 5 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (3.10%) Looker
12 4 (3.10%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
12 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (2.33%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) gulp
1 5 (3.88%) webpack
2 4 (3.10%) Hudson
2 4 (3.10%) JIRA
3 2 (1.55%) ERwin
4 1 (0.78%) LabVIEW
General
1 27 (20.93%) Retail
2 22 (17.05%) Public Sector
3 18 (13.95%) Banking
4 15 (11.63%) Finance
5 11 (8.53%) Marketing
6 6 (4.65%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.88%) Electronics
7 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.78%) Back Office
8 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (31.78%) Developer
2 15 (11.63%) Analyst
2 15 (11.63%) Data Engineer
3 14 (10.85%) Data Scientist
4 13 (10.08%) SQL Developer
5 10 (7.75%) Data Analyst
5 10 (7.75%) Technical Leader
6 9 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (6.98%) Lead Developer
6 9 (6.98%) Team Leader
7 8 (6.20%) Database Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Data Scientist
9 5 (3.88%) Analytics Consultant
9 5 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 5 (3.88%) Consultant
9 5 (3.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (3.10%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (3.10%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.40%) CSS
1 16 (12.40%) HTML
2 9 (6.98%) REST
3 7 (5.43%) .NET
3 7 (5.43%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (5.43%) scikit-learn
4 6 (4.65%) D3.js
4 6 (4.65%) Pandas
5 5 (3.88%) Angular 2
5 5 (3.88%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.88%) Ionic Framework
5 5 (3.88%) JSON
5 5 (3.88%) NumPy
5 5 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (3.88%) RESTful
5 5 (3.88%) Spring
6 3 (2.33%) Apache Flex
6 3 (2.33%) Matplotlib
6 3 (2.33%) MLlib
6 3 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.75%) EMC VMAX
2 10 (7.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (7.75%) Virtual Team
3 8 (6.20%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.20%) Robotics
4 6 (4.65%) User Experience
5 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.55%) FMCG
7 2 (1.55%) PMI
8 1 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.78%) Animation
8 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.30%) Linux
1 12 (9.30%) Windows
2 10 (7.75%) Windows 10
2 10 (7.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.39%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (37.98%) Analytics
3 41 (31.78%) Data Visualisation
4 29 (22.48%) ETL
5 27 (20.93%) Data Science
6 23 (17.83%) Artificial Intelligence
6 23 (17.83%) Machine Learning
7 21 (16.28%) Computer Science
8 19 (14.73%) Data Engineering
9 17 (13.18%) Data Analytics
10 16 (12.40%) Data Modelling
10 16 (12.40%) Fintech
11 15 (11.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (10.85%) Project Delivery
13 13 (10.08%) Mathematics
13 13 (10.08%) Software Engineering
14 12 (9.30%) Coaching
14 12 (9.30%) Mentoring
15 10 (7.75%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (52.71%) SQL
2 51 (39.53%) Python
3 19 (14.73%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.40%) R
5 14 (10.85%) T-SQL
6 12 (9.30%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.43%) Java
8 5 (3.88%) ES6
8 5 (3.88%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.55%) C
10 2 (1.55%) C#
10 2 (1.55%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) Fortran
11 1 (0.78%) Go
11 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.78%) Ruby
11 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (20.93%) Degree
2 11 (8.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (7.75%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.55%) Docker
2 2 (1.55%) XenApp
3 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) Consul
1 5 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (20.16%) Tableau
2 14 (10.85%) Splunk
3 13 (10.08%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.75%) Cisco
4 10 (7.75%) Citrix
4 10 (7.75%) EMC
4 10 (7.75%) VMware
5 8 (6.20%) SAP
6 7 (5.43%) Databricks
7 5 (3.88%) Oracle
8 3 (2.33%) Cognos
9 2 (1.55%) Blue Prism
9 2 (1.55%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.55%) F5
9 2 (1.55%) Informatica
9 2 (1.55%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.55%) Vertica
10 1 (0.78%) BT
10 1 (0.78%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.78%) Openreach