The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 41 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 67 68 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.97% 4.96% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 5.95% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 17
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Analytics
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1141 1143 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.58% 83.31% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 744 748 622
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analytics across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Analytics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytics across the Edinburgh region.

Analytics Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 66 (52.80%) Finance
2 51 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.00%) Degree
4 29 (23.20%) JavaScript
5 28 (22.40%) SQL
6 26 (20.80%) Java
7 25 (20.00%) XML
8 23 (18.40%) Microsoft
8 23 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (17.60%) Linux
10 21 (16.80%) HTML
11 20 (16.00%) Marketing
12 18 (14.40%) ISEB
12 18 (14.40%) Waterfall
13 17 (13.60%) Coaching
13 17 (13.60%) CSS
13 17 (13.60%) MS Excel
14 16 (12.80%) ISTQB
14 16 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (12.80%) Hadoop
14 16 (12.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 16 (12.80%) Big Data
15 15 (12.00%) V-Model
15 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
16 14 (11.20%) C#
16 14 (11.20%) Python
17 13 (10.40%) CISSP
17 13 (10.40%) Games
18 12 (9.60%) Web Services

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.80%) WordPress
2 6 (4.80%) SAS
3 5 (4.00%) CMS
3 5 (4.00%) TeamSite
3 5 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.40%) IIS
5 2 (1.60%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.80%) Confluence
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) SPSS
3 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.00%) WebTrends
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.80%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.80%) Firewall
2 10 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.40%) DNS
3 3 (2.40%) SMS
4 2 (1.60%) NAS
4 2 (1.60%) Internet
4 2 (1.60%) SAN
5 1 (0.80%) VPN
5 1 (0.80%) PBX
5 1 (0.80%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.80%) Network Security
5 1 (0.80%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.80%) Hadoop
1 16 (12.80%) Big Data
2 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.80%) SAP BW
5 5 (4.00%) OLAP
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.40%) VoltDB
7 3 (2.40%) SAP HANA
7 3 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.40%) SAP BI
7 3 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.40%) MySQL
7 3 (2.40%) DB2
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.40%) ERwin
2 3 (2.40%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.40%) ClearCase
2 3 (2.40%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.40%) Subversion
3 1 (0.80%) GitLab
3 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.80%) WatiN
3 1 (0.80%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.80%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.80%) JIRA
3 1 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 66 (52.80%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Marketing
3 13 (10.40%) Games
4 11 (8.80%) Banking
4 11 (8.80%) Retail
5 6 (4.80%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.60%) French Language
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (20.80%) Analyst
2 21 (16.80%) Developer
3 12 (9.60%) Consultant
4 9 (7.20%) Architect
4 9 (7.20%) Data Analyst
5 8 (6.40%) Web Developer
6 6 (4.80%) Senior Security Specialist
6 6 (4.80%) .NET Developer
6 6 (4.80%) Business Consultant
6 6 (4.80%) Security Specialist
6 6 (4.80%) Test Manager
6 6 (4.80%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Test Leader
7 5 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.00%) Statistical Analyst
8 4 (3.20%) Web Architect
8 4 (3.20%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (3.20%) Security Manager
8 4 (3.20%) Security Analyst
8 4 (3.20%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.00%) XML
2 21 (16.80%) HTML
3 17 (13.60%) CSS
4 12 (9.60%) Web Services
5 10 (8.00%) Regular Expression
6 9 (7.20%) HTML5
6 9 (7.20%) jQuery
7 8 (6.40%) .NET
8 6 (4.80%) Velocity
8 6 (4.80%) XSLT
9 5 (4.00%) PhoneGap
9 5 (4.00%) Cocoon
10 4 (3.20%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.20%) XSD
10 4 (3.20%) WebSockets
10 4 (3.20%) RESTful
11 3 (2.40%) Pandas
11 3 (2.40%) JSP
11 3 (2.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.60%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.80%) Open Source
3 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.00%) Visualisation
5 9 (7.20%) Social Media
6 8 (6.40%) Xbox
7 6 (4.80%) User Experience
8 5 (4.00%) N-Tier
8 5 (4.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (3.20%) Statistics
9 4 (3.20%) Client/Server
10 3 (2.40%) Graphic Design
10 3 (2.40%) Photography
10 3 (2.40%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.60%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.60%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.60%) Blog
11 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.60%) Linux
2 12 (9.60%) Windows
3 2 (1.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.40%) Waterfall
3 17 (13.60%) Coaching
4 16 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (12.00%) V-Model
5 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (8.80%) TDD
6 11 (8.80%) Information Security
6 11 (8.80%) Web Analytics
7 10 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (8.00%) SIEM
8 9 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.20%) Project Management
8 9 (7.20%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.40%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.40%) Web Development
9 8 (6.40%) Data Analytics
9 8 (6.40%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.60%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.60%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.20%) JavaScript
2 28 (22.40%) SQL
3 26 (20.80%) Java
4 14 (11.20%) C#
4 14 (11.20%) Python
5 11 (8.80%) PHP
6 7 (5.60%) Ruby
7 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.40%) R
8 3 (2.40%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.40%) VBScript
8 3 (2.40%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.40%) C++
9 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (28.00%) Degree
2 18 (14.40%) ISEB
3 16 (12.80%) ISTQB
3 16 (12.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (10.40%) CISSP
5 10 (8.00%) CEH
5 10 (8.00%) SSCP
5 10 (8.00%) GIAC
6 7 (5.60%) PhD
7 6 (4.80%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.80%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.80%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.80%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) QA
2 5 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.80%) vSphere
2 1 (0.80%) NFS
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Ansible
1 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (18.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.80%) Oracle
2 11 (8.80%) Red Hat
3 10 (8.00%) Google
3 10 (8.00%) Cisco
4 6 (4.80%) SAP
5 5 (4.00%) Informatica
5 5 (4.00%) Cognos
5 5 (4.00%) IBM
6 3 (2.40%) LogRhythm
6 3 (2.40%) HubSpot
6 3 (2.40%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.40%) Sybase
6 3 (2.40%) HP
6 3 (2.40%) Teradata
6 3 (2.40%) Sourcefire
7 2 (1.60%) Adobe
7 2 (1.60%) Perforce
8 1 (0.80%) VMware
8 1 (0.80%) TIBCO
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