The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 57 24 65
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +41
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 47 97 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.16% 8.00% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 9.50% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 72 20
Average salary £33,500 £47,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.84% -20.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,850 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1242 1021 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.47% 84.24% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 830 637 617
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Analytics
Scotland

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 28 July 2014.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 32 (34.04%) SQL
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 30 (31.91%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (31.91%) Marketing
3 25 (26.60%) Degree
4 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (19.15%) SAS
6 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
7 16 (17.02%) Data Management
8 15 (15.96%) ETL
8 15 (15.96%) Big Data
9 14 (14.89%) Information Management
10 13 (13.83%) Linux
10 13 (13.83%) Project Management
11 12 (12.77%) OLAP
11 12 (12.77%) Oracle
11 12 (12.77%) Computer Science
11 12 (12.77%) Visualisation
11 12 (12.77%) Tableau
12 11 (11.70%) Customer Analytics
12 11 (11.70%) Banking
12 11 (11.70%) Google
12 11 (11.70%) .NET
13 10 (10.64%) Java
13 10 (10.64%) Data Modelling
13 10 (10.64%) Teradata
13 10 (10.64%) Master Data Management
14 9 (9.57%) Customer Insight
14 9 (9.57%) SmartFocus

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (19.15%) SAS
2 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.19%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.06%) WordPress
4 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.06%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.06%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.06%) SPSS
3 1 (1.06%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.26%) WebTrends
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.13%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.06%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.06%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Firewall
1 3 (3.19%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.96%) Big Data
4 12 (12.77%) OLAP
5 9 (9.57%) Spotfire
5 9 (9.57%) QlikView
6 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.51%) Hadoop
7 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
8 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (5.32%) Pentaho
8 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (5.32%) PerformancePoint
8 5 (5.32%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (3.19%) NewSQL
10 3 (3.19%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Subversion
2 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.19%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.13%) ERwin
5 1 (1.06%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.06%) Ant
5 1 (1.06%) Maven
5 1 (1.06%) Mercurial
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 30 (31.91%) Marketing
3 11 (11.70%) Banking
4 5 (5.32%) Retail
5 4 (4.26%) French Language
6 3 (3.19%) Games
6 3 (3.19%) Advertising
6 3 (3.19%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Front Office
7 1 (1.06%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (31.91%) Analyst
2 18 (19.15%) Consultant
3 13 (13.83%) Developer
4 10 (10.64%) Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Information Architect
6 6 (6.38%) MI Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Business Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Web Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Principal Consultant
9 3 (3.19%) Tester
9 3 (3.19%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.19%) DBA
9 3 (3.19%) Engagement Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Technical Product Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.70%) .NET
2 8 (8.51%) HTML
3 6 (6.38%) XML
4 5 (5.32%) Middleware
5 4 (4.26%) jQuery
5 4 (4.26%) RESTful
5 4 (4.26%) CSS
5 4 (4.26%) REST
5 4 (4.26%) HTML5
6 3 (3.19%) Regular Expression
6 3 (3.19%) CSS3
6 3 (3.19%) JDBC
7 2 (2.13%) OAuth
7 2 (2.13%) JSON
8 1 (1.06%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.06%) LESS
8 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.06%) WSDL
8 1 (1.06%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Computer Science
1 12 (12.77%) Visualisation
2 7 (7.45%) Social Media
3 6 (6.38%) Informatics
3 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.32%) Data Conversion
4 5 (5.32%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.26%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.19%) Open Source
6 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.13%) Physics
8 1 (1.06%) Clustering
8 1 (1.06%) Statistics
8 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.06%) Economics
8 1 (1.06%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Linux
2 6 (6.38%) UNIX
3 5 (5.32%) Windows
4 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.02%) Data Management
4 15 (15.96%) ETL
5 14 (14.89%) Information Management
6 13 (13.83%) Project Management
7 11 (11.70%) Customer Analytics
8 10 (10.64%) Data Modelling
8 10 (10.64%) Master Data Management
9 9 (9.57%) Customer Insight
9 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.51%) Customer Analysis
10 8 (8.51%) Data Architecture
10 8 (8.51%) Data Analysis
10 8 (8.51%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.51%) Scrum
10 8 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (8.51%) Campaign Analysis
11 7 (7.45%) Information Architecture
11 7 (7.45%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.04%) SQL
2 10 (10.64%) Java
3 8 (8.51%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.51%) C#
4 6 (6.38%) Python
5 3 (3.19%) C++
5 3 (3.19%) PHP
6 2 (2.13%) Ruby
6 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.13%) R
7 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.06%) Perl
7 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (26.60%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (3.19%) ISEB
2 3 (3.19%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.13%) PhD
3 2 (2.13%) PMP
3 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MBA
4 1 (1.06%) GIAC
4 1 (1.06%) SSCP
4 1 (1.06%) CISSP
4 1 (1.06%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle
1 12 (12.77%) Tableau
2 11 (11.70%) Google
3 10 (10.64%) Teradata
4 9 (9.57%) SmartFocus
4 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.57%) Alterian
5 8 (8.51%) Informatica
6 6 (6.38%) Netezza
7 4 (4.26%) SAP
7 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.26%) Twitter
8 3 (3.19%) Perforce
8 3 (3.19%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (2.13%) Omniture
9 2 (2.13%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.13%) Cognos
9 2 (2.13%) IBM
9 2 (2.13%) Facebook
10 1 (1.06%) ExactTarget
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago