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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 45 49 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 62 55 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.90% 3.73% 9.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 4.42% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 81
Average salary £47,250 £42,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.17% -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1405 1244 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.36% 84.45% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 893 823 640
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 49 (45.79%) Finance
2 41 (38.32%) SQL
2 41 (38.32%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (28.97%) SAS
5 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (21.50%) Banking
6 22 (20.56%) Data Modelling
7 21 (19.63%) Oracle
8 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
9 17 (15.89%) Data Integration
9 17 (15.89%) Mentoring
10 16 (14.95%) Marketing
10 16 (14.95%) Degree
11 15 (14.02%) Data Analytics
12 14 (13.08%) Retail
12 14 (13.08%) ETL
13 13 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
13 13 (12.15%) SPSS
13 13 (12.15%) Big Data
14 12 (11.21%) Mobile App
14 12 (11.21%) Coaching
14 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
14 12 (11.21%) Informatica
15 11 (10.28%) Business Development
15 11 (10.28%) Migration
15 11 (10.28%) Customer Insight
16 10 (9.35%) R
16 10 (9.35%) Tableau

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 31 (28.97%) SAS
2 7 (6.54%) Apache
3 5 (4.67%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.74%) CMS
5 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) SPSS
2 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.87%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Google Analytics
1 8 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.54%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.67%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (2.80%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) Firewall
2 2 (1.87%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.93%) Network Security
3 1 (0.93%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
1 13 (12.15%) Big Data
2 10 (9.35%) Hadoop
3 9 (8.41%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.41%) DB2
4 8 (7.48%) Pentaho
5 7 (6.54%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.54%) Spotfire
5 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (5.61%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (5.61%) Data Mining
6 6 (5.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (5.61%) Apache Hive
6 6 (5.61%) Mahout
6 6 (5.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (5.61%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 5 (4.67%) QlikView
7 5 (4.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.74%) Toad
3 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.87%) Axure RP
General
1 49 (45.79%) Finance
2 23 (21.50%) Banking
3 16 (14.95%) Marketing
4 14 (13.08%) Retail
5 8 (7.48%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.80%) Advertising
7 2 (1.87%) Legal
7 2 (1.87%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Local Government
8 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.56%) Consultant
2 18 (16.82%) Analyst
3 12 (11.21%) Data Manager
4 11 (10.28%) Senior Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Architect
6 8 (7.48%) Data Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Business Consultant
8 6 (5.61%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Business Consultant
9 5 (4.67%) Data Analytics Manager
9 5 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Big Data Architect
10 4 (3.74%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 4 (3.74%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.74%) Designer
10 4 (3.74%) Data Consultant
11 3 (2.80%) Informatica Consultant
11 3 (2.80%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.35%) HTML
2 8 (7.48%) CSS
3 7 (6.54%) Web Services
4 5 (4.67%) XML
4 5 (4.67%) MLlib
5 3 (2.80%) XSLT
5 3 (2.80%) jQuery
6 2 (1.87%) RESTful
6 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.87%) Cocoon
6 2 (1.87%) .NET
6 2 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.87%) PhoneGap
6 2 (1.87%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.93%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.93%) D3.js
7 1 (0.93%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (38.32%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (15.89%) Data Integration
3 12 (11.21%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.54%) User Experience
6 6 (5.61%) Visualisation
6 6 (5.61%) GIS
7 4 (3.74%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.74%) Economics
7 4 (3.74%) Statistics
8 3 (2.80%) Data Conversion
9 2 (1.87%) Psychology
9 2 (1.87%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.87%) Social Media
9 2 (1.87%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.93%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.48%) Linux
2 7 (6.54%) Windows
3 2 (1.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.56%) Data Modelling
4 17 (15.89%) Mentoring
5 15 (14.02%) Data Analytics
6 14 (13.08%) ETL
7 12 (11.21%) Coaching
8 11 (10.28%) Customer Insight
8 11 (10.28%) Migration
8 11 (10.28%) Business Development
9 10 (9.35%) Project Management
9 10 (9.35%) Data Management
9 10 (9.35%) ERP
9 10 (9.35%) Target Operating Model
10 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis
10 9 (8.41%) Data Architecture
11 8 (7.48%) Open Source
11 8 (7.48%) CRM
12 7 (6.54%) Scrum
12 7 (6.54%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.32%) SQL
2 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
2 10 (9.35%) R
3 8 (7.48%) Python
3 8 (7.48%) Java
3 8 (7.48%) PHP
4 5 (4.67%) Perl
5 3 (2.80%) C#
5 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.80%) VBA
5 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.87%) VB
6 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.93%) Scala
7 1 (0.93%) CFML
7 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.93%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) PhD
3 4 (3.74%) ISEB
3 4 (3.74%) CISSP
4 3 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.80%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.87%) SSCP
5 2 (1.87%) CISA
5 2 (1.87%) CISM
5 2 (1.87%) GIAC
5 2 (1.87%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.87%) CEH
6 1 (0.93%) MCITP
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.93%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
1 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) HDFS
3 1 (0.93%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.74%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 21 (19.63%) Oracle
2 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.21%) Informatica
4 10 (9.35%) MicroStrategy
4 10 (9.35%) Tableau
5 9 (8.41%) SAP
5 9 (8.41%) Teradata
6 8 (7.48%) Cognos
7 6 (5.61%) Google
7 6 (5.61%) Netezza
7 6 (5.61%) Adobe
7 6 (5.61%) IBM
7 6 (5.61%) Talend
8 5 (4.67%) Vertica
8 5 (4.67%) Greenplum
9 3 (2.80%) VMware
9 3 (2.80%) Citrix
10 2 (1.87%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.87%) Cisco
10 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £70,000-£90,000 plus attractive benefits,
Posted: 6 days ago
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The LIST
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago