Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Visualization
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 134 119
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 +68
Permanent jobs citing Visualisation 116 92 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.15% 1.66% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 1.80% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 83 56 45
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £74,600
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,107 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% -7.08% +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 5,014 5,099 4,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.04% 92.14% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,268 3,250 2,930
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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
Glasgow +27 59 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Edinburgh +14 55 £34,500 -13.75% 8
West Lothian -22 1 £39,500 +5.33% 1
Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 90 (77.59%) SQL
2 58 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 43 (37.07%) Degree
3 43 (37.07%) Java
4 41 (35.34%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (34.48%) Tableau
6 34 (29.31%) Analytics
7 33 (28.45%) Software Engineering
7 33 (28.45%) C++
8 32 (27.59%) Big Data
9 31 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (25.86%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (25.00%) Oracle
12 28 (24.14%) C#
12 28 (24.14%) Windows
12 28 (24.14%) GIS
12 28 (24.14%) Numerate Degree
13 27 (23.28%) Power BI
13 27 (23.28%) .NET
13 27 (23.28%) SOAP
13 27 (23.28%) Python
13 27 (23.28%) ETL
13 27 (23.28%) WPF
14 26 (22.41%) Git (software)
14 26 (22.41%) RESTful
14 26 (22.41%) Software Testing
14 26 (22.41%) Robotics
14 26 (22.41%) SOA
14 26 (22.41%) Visual Studio
14 26 (22.41%) Swing

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 9 (7.76%) SAS
2 2 (1.72%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.86%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.86%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.86%) Maya
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.86%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.31%) GitHub
4 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) HTTP
2 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.59%) Big Data
2 30 (25.86%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (24.14%) GIS
4 27 (23.28%) Power BI
5 23 (19.83%) QlikView
6 21 (18.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (14.66%) SQL Server
8 14 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (11.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (10.34%) Qlik Sense
11 11 (9.48%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (8.62%) OLTP
13 9 (7.76%) Relational Database
14 7 (6.03%) Spotfire
15 5 (4.31%) Data Mining
15 5 (4.31%) IBM InfoSphere
16 3 (2.59%) Hadoop
16 3 (2.59%) MySQL
16 3 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (2.59%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (22.41%) Git (software)
1 26 (22.41%) NetBeans
1 26 (22.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.86%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (21.55%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Marketing
3 4 (3.45%) Banking
4 3 (2.59%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.59%) Law
5 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.86%) Local Government
6 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (36.21%) Developer
2 30 (25.86%) Software Engineer
3 26 (22.41%) C# Software Engineer
3 26 (22.41%) Java Engineer
3 26 (22.41%) Java Software Engineer
4 14 (12.07%) Analyst
4 14 (12.07%) Software Developer
5 12 (10.34%) Consultant
6 10 (8.62%) Database Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Graduate
6 10 (8.62%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Java Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Graduate Java Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Junior C# Software Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.28%) .NET
1 27 (23.28%) SOAP
1 27 (23.28%) WPF
2 26 (22.41%) RESTful
2 26 (22.41%) Swing
3 11 (9.48%) HTML
4 10 (8.62%) CSS
5 9 (7.76%) HTML5
6 4 (3.45%) ggplot2
6 4 (3.45%) NumPy
6 4 (3.45%) Pandas
6 4 (3.45%) scikit-learn
6 4 (3.45%) SciPy
7 2 (1.72%) Ajax
7 2 (1.72%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.86%) JSON
8 1 (0.86%) Node.js
8 1 (0.86%) OAuth
8 1 (0.86%) REST
8 1 (0.86%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (22.41%) Robotics
3 14 (12.07%) User Experience
4 12 (10.34%) Data Structures
5 11 (9.48%) Algorithms
6 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.31%) Fintech
8 4 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.72%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.72%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.86%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (5.17%) Linux
3 5 (4.31%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.86%) CentOS
4 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 41 (35.34%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (29.31%) Analytics
4 33 (28.45%) Software Engineering
5 27 (23.28%) ETL
6 26 (22.41%) Innovative Thinking
6 26 (22.41%) SOA
6 26 (22.41%) Software Testing
6 26 (22.41%) Storage Management
7 24 (20.69%) Data Modelling
8 18 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (13.79%) Data Analysis
10 13 (11.21%) Software Delivery
11 12 (10.34%) Data Management
12 11 (9.48%) Data Extraction
12 11 (9.48%) Web Development
13 10 (8.62%) BDD
13 10 (8.62%) Data Engineering
13 10 (8.62%) Data Science
13 10 (8.62%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 90 (77.59%) SQL
2 43 (37.07%) Java
3 33 (28.45%) C++
4 28 (24.14%) C#
5 27 (23.28%) Python
6 16 (13.79%) T-SQL
7 15 (12.93%) PL/SQL
8 11 (9.48%) JavaScript
8 11 (9.48%) Scala
9 9 (7.76%) Bash Shell
10 8 (6.90%) R
11 5 (4.31%) C
12 2 (1.72%) SOQL
13 1 (0.86%) Julia
13 1 (0.86%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.86%) VB
13 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (37.07%) Degree
2 28 (24.14%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.86%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Docker
1 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (34.48%) Tableau
2 29 (25.00%) Oracle
3 21 (18.10%) Microsoft
4 17 (14.66%) Cognos
5 8 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (6.03%) Informatica
7 6 (5.17%) SAP
7 6 (5.17%) Talend
7 6 (5.17%) Teradata
8 5 (4.31%) Netezza
9 3 (2.59%) Alteryx
9 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.59%) Splunk
10 1 (0.86%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.86%) ESRI
10 1 (0.86%) Google
10 1 (0.86%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.86%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.86%) Twitter
10 1 (0.86%) Verint