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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 60 24 62
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +38
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 46 96 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.06% 7.95% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 9.47% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 70 20
Average salary £33,500 £49,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.63% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,475 £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
1250 1014 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.22% 83.94% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 827 636 617
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £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 24 July 2014.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 31 (33.70%) SQL
1 31 (33.70%) Finance
2 30 (32.61%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (31.52%) Marketing
4 24 (26.09%) Degree
5 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (19.57%) SAS
7 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
8 16 (17.39%) Data Management
9 15 (16.30%) ETL
9 15 (16.30%) Big Data
10 14 (15.22%) Information Management
11 13 (14.13%) Linux
11 13 (14.13%) Project Management
12 12 (13.04%) OLAP
12 12 (13.04%) Oracle
12 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
12 12 (13.04%) Visualisation
12 12 (13.04%) Tableau
13 11 (11.96%) Banking
13 11 (11.96%) .NET
14 10 (10.87%) Java
14 10 (10.87%) Data Modelling
14 10 (10.87%) Teradata
14 10 (10.87%) Google
14 10 (10.87%) Master Data Management
14 10 (10.87%) Customer Analytics
15 9 (9.78%) Customer Insight
15 9 (9.78%) SmartFocus

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (19.57%) SAS
2 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.26%) CMS
4 1 (1.09%) WordPress
4 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.09%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.09%) Drupal
4 1 (1.09%) TeamSite
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.09%) FastStats
3 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.26%) WebTrends
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.17%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.09%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (1.09%) HFM
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (3.26%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
3 15 (16.30%) Big Data
4 12 (13.04%) OLAP
5 9 (9.78%) QlikView
5 9 (9.78%) Spotfire
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.70%) Hadoop
7 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
8 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (5.43%) Pentaho
8 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (5.43%) PerformancePoint
8 5 (5.43%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (3.26%) NewSQL
10 3 (3.26%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Subversion
2 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.17%) ERwin
4 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.09%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.09%) Maven
5 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.09%) Ant
General
1 31 (33.70%) Finance
2 29 (31.52%) Marketing
3 11 (11.96%) Banking
4 5 (5.43%) Retail
5 4 (4.35%) French Language
6 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.26%) Games
6 3 (3.26%) Advertising
7 1 (1.09%) German Language
7 1 (1.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) Analyst
2 18 (19.57%) Consultant
3 13 (14.13%) Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Architect
5 7 (7.61%) Information Architect
6 6 (6.52%) MI Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Business Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Web Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Technical Product Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Engagement Manager
9 3 (3.26%) QA Tester
9 3 (3.26%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Product Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) .NET
2 8 (8.70%) HTML
3 6 (6.52%) XML
4 5 (5.43%) Middleware
5 4 (4.35%) CSS
5 4 (4.35%) jQuery
5 4 (4.35%) RESTful
5 4 (4.35%) HTML5
5 4 (4.35%) REST
6 3 (3.26%) Regular Expression
6 3 (3.26%) CSS3
6 3 (3.26%) JDBC
7 2 (2.17%) OAuth
7 2 (2.17%) JSON
8 1 (1.09%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.09%) LESS
8 1 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.09%) Spring
8 1 (1.09%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 12 (13.04%) Visualisation
2 7 (7.61%) Social Media
3 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.52%) Informatics
4 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.43%) Data Conversion
4 5 (5.43%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.26%) Open Source
7 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.17%) Physics
8 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.09%) Life Science
8 1 (1.09%) Statistics
8 1 (1.09%) Economics
8 1 (1.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Linux
2 6 (6.52%) UNIX
3 5 (5.43%) Windows
4 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.39%) Data Management
4 15 (16.30%) ETL
5 14 (15.22%) Information Management
6 13 (14.13%) Project Management
7 10 (10.87%) Data Modelling
7 10 (10.87%) Master Data Management
7 10 (10.87%) Customer Analytics
8 9 (9.78%) Customer Insight
8 9 (9.78%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.70%) Scrum
9 8 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.70%) Customer Analysis
9 8 (8.70%) Data Architecture
9 8 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (8.70%) Campaign Analysis
10 7 (7.61%) Information Architecture
10 7 (7.61%) Performance Management
10 7 (7.61%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.70%) SQL
2 10 (10.87%) Java
3 8 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.70%) C#
4 6 (6.52%) Python
5 3 (3.26%) C++
5 3 (3.26%) PHP
6 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby
6 2 (2.17%) R
7 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.09%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (26.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (3.26%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.26%) ISEB
3 2 (2.17%) PMP
3 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.09%) CEH
4 1 (1.09%) MBA
4 1 (1.09%) GIAC
4 1 (1.09%) SSCP
4 1 (1.09%) CISSP
4 1 (1.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Oracle
1 12 (13.04%) Tableau
2 10 (10.87%) Teradata
2 10 (10.87%) Google
3 9 (9.78%) SmartFocus
3 9 (9.78%) Alterian
3 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.70%) Informatica
5 6 (6.52%) Netezza
6 4 (4.35%) SAP
6 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.35%) Twitter
7 3 (3.26%) Perforce
7 3 (3.26%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.17%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.17%) Cognos
8 2 (2.17%) IBM
8 2 (2.17%) Omniture
8 2 (2.17%) Facebook
9 1 (1.09%) ExactTarget
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago