Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 151 125
Rank change year-on-year +35 -26 +54
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 118 68 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.16% 1.27% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.38% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83 30 56
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.43% -2.35%
10th Percentile £26,600 £31,871 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £103,750 £76,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.78% +8.00%

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 5,074 4,938 5,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.93% 92.52% 92.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,378 3,072 3,104
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018. 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 +18 61 £34,500 -37.27% 7
Glasgow +19 51 £40,000 -11.11% 4
West Lothian -3 2 £39,500 - 3
Aberdeen - 2 £54,072 - 1
Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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 84 (71.19%) SQL
2 63 (53.39%) Data Visualisation
3 50 (42.37%) Java
4 43 (36.44%) Degree
5 36 (30.51%) Analytics
6 35 (29.66%) Software Engineering
7 33 (27.97%) C++
7 33 (27.97%) Big Data
8 29 (24.58%) Oracle
8 29 (24.58%) Windows
9 28 (23.73%) C#
9 28 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (23.73%) GIS
10 27 (22.88%) Tableau
10 27 (22.88%) WPF
11 26 (22.03%) .NET
11 26 (22.03%) SOAP
12 25 (21.19%) Visual Studio
12 25 (21.19%) Swing
12 25 (21.19%) SOA
12 25 (21.19%) NetBeans
12 25 (21.19%) RESTful
12 25 (21.19%) Robotics
12 25 (21.19%) Software Testing
12 25 (21.19%) Git (software)
12 25 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (21.19%) Numerate Degree
12 25 (21.19%) Innovative Thinking
12 25 (21.19%) Storage Management
13 24 (20.34%) Python

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 (5.93%) SAS
2 4 (3.39%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
4 1 (0.85%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.85%) Maya
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) GitHub
2 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) Firewall
2 5 (4.24%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.97%) Big Data
2 28 (23.73%) GIS
3 21 (17.80%) QlikView
4 20 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (13.56%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (13.56%) OLTP
6 14 (11.86%) Power BI
7 10 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (7.63%) Spotfire
8 9 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (6.78%) IBM InfoSphere
10 7 (5.93%) SQL Server
11 6 (5.08%) Data Mining
11 6 (5.08%) Qlik Sense
12 5 (4.24%) MySQL
12 5 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
13 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
13 3 (2.54%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (21.19%) Git (software)
1 25 (21.19%) NetBeans
1 25 (21.19%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.85%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (16.95%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
3 4 (3.39%) Private Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Retail
4 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.69%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (38.14%) Developer
2 31 (26.27%) Software Engineer
3 25 (21.19%) C# Software Engineer
3 25 (21.19%) Java Engineer
3 25 (21.19%) Java Software Engineer
4 22 (18.64%) Software Developer
5 16 (13.56%) Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Senior Java Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Data Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) Data Scientist
7 8 (6.78%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Graduate
7 8 (6.78%) Graduate Java Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Junior
7 8 (6.78%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.88%) WPF
2 26 (22.03%) .NET
2 26 (22.03%) SOAP
3 25 (21.19%) RESTful
3 25 (21.19%) Swing
4 7 (5.93%) HTML
5 6 (5.08%) CSS
5 6 (5.08%) NumPy
5 6 (5.08%) SciPy
6 5 (4.24%) HTML5
6 5 (4.24%) Node.js
6 5 (4.24%) scikit-learn
7 4 (3.39%) ggplot2
7 4 (3.39%) Pandas
7 4 (3.39%) React
8 3 (2.54%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.54%) JSON
8 3 (2.54%) REST
9 2 (1.69%) Ajax
9 2 (1.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
1 25 (21.19%) Robotics
2 23 (19.49%) User Experience
3 12 (10.17%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.08%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.24%) Fintech
6 4 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.69%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.69%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.85%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.58%) Windows
2 7 (5.93%) Linux
3 5 (4.24%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.85%) CentOS
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (53.39%) Data Visualisation
2 36 (30.51%) Analytics
3 35 (29.66%) Software Engineering
4 28 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (21.19%) Innovative Thinking
5 25 (21.19%) SOA
5 25 (21.19%) Software Testing
5 25 (21.19%) Storage Management
6 21 (17.80%) Software Delivery
7 19 (16.10%) Data Science
8 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (13.56%) BDD
8 16 (13.56%) TDD
9 15 (12.71%) Data Management
9 15 (12.71%) Machine Learning
10 14 (11.86%) ETL
11 12 (10.17%) Data Analysis
11 12 (10.17%) Data Analytics
12 10 (8.47%) Data Modelling
12 10 (8.47%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 84 (71.19%) SQL
2 50 (42.37%) Java
3 33 (27.97%) C++
4 28 (23.73%) C#
5 24 (20.34%) Python
6 23 (19.49%) PL/SQL
7 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.47%) R
7 10 (8.47%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.08%) C
9 3 (2.54%) Scala
10 2 (1.69%) PHP
10 2 (1.69%) SOQL
11 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.85%) ES7
11 1 (0.85%) Go
11 1 (0.85%) Julia
11 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (36.44%) Degree
2 25 (21.19%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.39%) PhD
5 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) SANS
5 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Docker
1 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Oracle
2 27 (22.88%) Tableau
3 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.32%) MicroStrategy
4 11 (9.32%) SAP
5 10 (8.47%) Informatica
6 9 (7.63%) Talend
7 8 (6.78%) Netezza
8 6 (5.08%) ArcSight
9 4 (3.39%) Remedy
9 4 (3.39%) Splunk
9 4 (3.39%) Teradata
10 3 (2.54%) Cognos
10 3 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.69%) Alteryx
12 1 (0.85%) Adobe
12 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.85%) Google
12 1 (0.85%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.85%) Rackspace