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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 56 60 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -37
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 49 46 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.33% 3.12% 8.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 3.64% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 72
Average salary £46,000 £35,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -26.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £28,300 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £79,650 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1306 1264 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.84% 85.64% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 833 830 646
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 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 40 (42.11%) Finance
2 34 (35.79%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (33.68%) SQL
4 31 (32.63%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (30.53%) SAS
6 22 (23.16%) Data Modelling
7 18 (18.95%) Oracle
7 18 (18.95%) Banking
8 15 (15.79%) Marketing
8 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 15 (15.79%) Data Analytics
9 14 (14.74%) ETL
9 14 (14.74%) Linux
10 13 (13.68%) SAP
10 13 (13.68%) SPSS
10 13 (13.68%) Data Integration
11 12 (12.63%) Degree
11 12 (12.63%) Java
11 12 (12.63%) Big Data
12 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
12 11 (11.58%) Coaching
12 11 (11.58%) HTML
12 11 (11.58%) Apache
12 11 (11.58%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
12 11 (11.58%) Migration
12 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (10.53%) Business Development
13 10 (10.53%) Data Analysis
13 10 (10.53%) Open Source

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 29 (30.53%) SAS
2 11 (11.58%) Apache
3 5 (5.26%) Apache Pig
4 4 (4.21%) JBoss
4 4 (4.21%) CMS
4 4 (4.21%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.16%) Liferay
6 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.05%) IIS
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) SPSS
2 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.16%) MS Office
4 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.32%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Firewall
1 4 (4.21%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (3.16%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) Big Data
2 11 (11.58%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 9 (9.47%) DB2
4 9 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.47%) Hadoop
5 8 (8.42%) Pentaho
6 7 (7.37%) NoSQL
6 7 (7.37%) MongoDB
6 7 (7.37%) SAP BW
6 7 (7.37%) SAP BI
6 7 (7.37%) Spotfire
7 6 (6.32%) Data Mining
7 6 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (6.32%) Apache Hive
7 6 (6.32%) Mahout
7 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (5.26%) Triplestore
8 5 (5.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (4.21%) Toad
3 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.11%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (42.11%) Finance
2 18 (18.95%) Banking
3 15 (15.79%) Marketing
4 7 (7.37%) Retail
5 5 (5.26%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Consultant
2 15 (15.79%) Analyst
3 10 (10.53%) Data Manager
4 9 (9.47%) Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Data Architect
6 7 (7.37%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (7.37%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (6.32%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Manager
7 6 (6.32%) Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Business Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) SAP BI Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Data Analytics Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.16%) IT Security Specialist
9 3 (3.16%) Insight Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) SAS Administrator
9 3 (3.16%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) HTML
2 10 (10.53%) CSS
3 7 (7.37%) Web Services
3 7 (7.37%) XML
3 7 (7.37%) jQuery
4 5 (5.26%) MLlib
5 4 (4.21%) Regular Expression
5 4 (4.21%) GWT
5 4 (4.21%) HTML5
5 4 (4.21%) Spring
6 3 (3.16%) XSLT
7 2 (2.11%) Cocoon
7 2 (2.11%) .NET
7 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.11%) RESTful
7 2 (2.11%) PhoneGap
7 2 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.05%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.05%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.79%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.68%) Data Integration
3 9 (9.47%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.42%) Visualisation
5 6 (6.32%) Social Media
6 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.21%) Economics
7 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.21%) User Experience
8 3 (3.16%) GIS
8 3 (3.16%) Statistics
8 3 (3.16%) Data Conversion
9 2 (2.11%) Psychology
9 2 (2.11%) Credit Risk
9 2 (2.11%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.05%) Market Risk
10 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.05%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.74%) Linux
2 8 (8.42%) Windows
3 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (23.16%) Data Modelling
3 15 (15.79%) Data Analytics
4 14 (14.74%) ETL
5 11 (11.58%) Migration
5 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
5 11 (11.58%) Coaching
6 10 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 10 (10.53%) Business Development
6 10 (10.53%) Open Source
7 9 (9.47%) Data Architecture
7 9 (9.47%) Data Management
7 9 (9.47%) ERP
8 8 (8.42%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (7.37%) Customer Insight
9 7 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (7.37%) Data Migration
9 7 (7.37%) CRM
9 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.68%) SQL
2 12 (12.63%) Java
3 10 (10.53%) R
4 8 (8.42%) Python
5 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.37%) PHP
6 5 (5.26%) Perl
7 3 (3.16%) VBA
8 2 (2.11%) VB
8 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.05%) Scala
9 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.05%) SAS Macro
9 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) CEH
2 3 (3.16%) PhD
2 3 (3.16%) ISEB
2 3 (3.16%) CISSP
2 3 (3.16%) SSCP
2 3 (3.16%) GIAC
3 2 (2.11%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.05%) MCITP
4 1 (1.05%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.05%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) MiFID
1 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.05%) EMIR
1 1 (1.05%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) HDFS
3 1 (1.05%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.21%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 18 (18.95%) Oracle
2 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.68%) SAP
4 8 (8.42%) Cognos
4 8 (8.42%) Teradata
4 8 (8.42%) Google
4 8 (8.42%) Tableau
5 7 (7.37%) Informatica
5 7 (7.37%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.32%) Netezza
6 6 (6.32%) Talend
7 5 (5.26%) Vertica
7 5 (5.26%) Greenplum
8 4 (4.21%) LogRhythm
8 4 (4.21%) Sourcefire
9 3 (3.16%) Adobe
9 3 (3.16%) Cisco
10 2 (2.11%) Citrix
10 2 (2.11%) VMware
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