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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 59 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +19
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 51 118 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.42% 9.33% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 11.02% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 91 39
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £57,604
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -17.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1245 1071 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.66% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 842 687 705
Average salary £41,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.70% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 42 (44.21%) Finance
2 35 (36.84%) SQL
3 29 (30.53%) Degree
4 26 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (26.32%) Marketing
6 23 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (20.00%) Java
9 17 (17.89%) Software Engineering
9 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
10 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 15 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (14.74%) C#
11 14 (14.74%) Big Data
12 13 (13.68%) Risk Management
12 13 (13.68%) .NET
12 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
13 12 (12.63%) SAS
14 11 (11.58%) HTML
14 11 (11.58%) Linux
14 11 (11.58%) Data Analysis
15 10 (10.53%) Google
15 10 (10.53%) Banking
15 10 (10.53%) XML
15 10 (10.53%) Oracle
16 9 (9.47%) Scrum
16 9 (9.47%) Information Management
16 9 (9.47%) Mobile App
16 9 (9.47%) Capacity Planning
17 8 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (12.63%) SAS
2 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.26%) CMS
4 3 (3.16%) TeamSite
5 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.11%) WordPress
6 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.05%) Drupal
6 1 (1.05%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) SPSS
3 1 (1.05%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.32%) WebTrends
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.05%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.05%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.05%) HFM
4 1 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.16%) SaaS
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Firewall
1 4 (4.21%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.05%) ASN.1
2 1 (1.05%) SMS
2 1 (1.05%) SSL
2 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (14.74%) Big Data
3 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.37%) OLAP
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.37%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.32%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.21%) Spotfire
7 4 (4.21%) QlikView
7 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (4.21%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.16%) NewSQL
8 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.16%) DataStage
8 3 (3.16%) OLTP
8 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Subversion
1 6 (6.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.05%) Ant
4 1 (1.05%) ERwin
4 1 (1.05%) Maven
4 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.05%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.05%) Axure RP
General
1 42 (44.21%) Finance
2 25 (26.32%) Marketing
3 10 (10.53%) Banking
4 6 (6.32%) French Language
5 5 (5.26%) Retail
6 4 (4.21%) Retail Banking
6 4 (4.21%) Games
7 1 (1.05%) German Language
7 1 (1.05%) Advertising
7 1 (1.05%) Front Office
7 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (31.58%) Analyst
2 14 (14.74%) Consultant
2 14 (14.74%) Developer
3 9 (9.47%) Software Engineer
4 8 (8.42%) Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Data Analyst
6 5 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
6 5 (5.26%) Information Architect
6 5 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Web Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Statistical Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.16%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.16%) Tester
8 3 (3.16%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.16%) DBA
8 3 (3.16%) MI Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.68%) .NET
2 11 (11.58%) HTML
3 10 (10.53%) XML
4 8 (8.42%) CSS
5 6 (6.32%) Middleware
5 6 (6.32%) RESTful
6 5 (5.26%) jQuery
7 4 (4.21%) HTML5
7 4 (4.21%) Regular Expression
8 3 (3.16%) Pandas
8 3 (3.16%) PhoneGap
8 3 (3.16%) JDBC
9 2 (2.11%) Cocoon
9 2 (2.11%) XSLT
9 2 (2.11%) JSON
9 2 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.11%) REST
9 2 (2.11%) CSS3
9 2 (2.11%) Kafka
10 1 (1.05%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.47%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.42%) Visualisation
5 7 (7.37%) Mathematics
5 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.32%) Client/Server
7 5 (5.26%) N-Tier
7 5 (5.26%) Social Media
8 4 (4.21%) Statistics
8 4 (4.21%) Open Source
9 3 (3.16%) Informatics
9 3 (3.16%) User Experience
10 2 (2.11%) Economics
10 2 (2.11%) Fixed Income
10 2 (2.11%) Data Integration
11 1 (1.05%) Life Science
11 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (1.05%) Clustering
11 1 (1.05%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) UNIX
3 4 (4.21%) Windows
4 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (17.89%) Software Engineering
4 13 (13.68%) Risk Management
5 11 (11.58%) Data Analysis
6 9 (9.47%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (9.47%) Information Management
6 9 (9.47%) Scrum
7 8 (8.42%) ETL
7 8 (8.42%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.42%) Product Management
7 8 (8.42%) Performance Management
7 8 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (7.37%) Web Analytics
8 7 (7.37%) Project Management
8 7 (7.37%) Data Management
9 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.32%) SOA
9 6 (6.32%) CRM
9 6 (6.32%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.84%) SQL
2 19 (20.00%) Java
3 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.74%) C#
5 8 (8.42%) Python
6 6 (6.32%) C++
6 6 (6.32%) Ruby
7 5 (5.26%) R
8 4 (4.21%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.16%) PHP
10 2 (2.11%) Perl
11 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (30.53%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (4.21%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.21%) PhD
2 4 (4.21%) ISEB
3 2 (2.11%) CISSP
3 2 (2.11%) SSCP
3 2 (2.11%) GIAC
3 2 (2.11%) CEH
4 1 (1.05%) MBA
4 1 (1.05%) PMP
4 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.21%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Oracle
1 10 (10.53%) Google
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.32%) Informatica
4 5 (5.26%) Tableau
4 5 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.26%) Perforce
5 4 (4.21%) Teradata
5 4 (4.21%) Alterian
5 4 (4.21%) SmartFocus
6 3 (3.16%) Twitter
6 3 (3.16%) IBM
6 3 (3.16%) Cognos
7 2 (2.11%) Cisco
7 2 (2.11%) SAP
7 2 (2.11%) Facebook
7 2 (2.11%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.05%) HubSpot
8 1 (1.05%) ExactTarget
8 1 (1.05%) HP
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