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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 57 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 45 52 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.27% 3.13% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 3.68% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 9
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £30,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £72,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
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
1188 1413 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.27% 85.17% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 690 920 515
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 53 (48.18%) Finance
2 38 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.09%) Degree
3 21 (19.09%) Coaching
4 20 (18.18%) Linux
4 20 (18.18%) ISEB
5 19 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (16.36%) ISTQB
6 18 (16.36%) V-Model
6 18 (16.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 18 (16.36%) Waterfall
7 17 (15.45%) Marketing
7 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
7 17 (15.45%) Java
8 15 (13.64%) Data Modelling
8 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
9 14 (12.73%) SQL
9 14 (12.73%) XML
9 14 (12.73%) SAP
9 14 (12.73%) CSS
10 13 (11.82%) Business Objects
10 13 (11.82%) JavaScript
10 13 (11.82%) HTML
10 13 (11.82%) SAP BW
11 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (10.91%) Big Data
11 12 (10.91%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.00%) Data Analytics
12 11 (10.00%) SAP BI

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (10.00%) SAS
2 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.64%) JBoss
3 4 (3.64%) Apache
3 4 (3.64%) TeamSite
3 4 (3.64%) CMS
3 4 (3.64%) WordPress
3 4 (3.64%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.73%) Liferay
5 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) SPSS
3 2 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) WebTrends
1 3 (2.73%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) Firewall
2 7 (6.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.82%) SAN
3 2 (1.82%) Internet
3 2 (1.82%) NAS
4 1 (0.91%) PBX
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
4 1 (0.91%) Network Security
4 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.82%) SAP BW
2 12 (10.91%) Big Data
3 11 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (10.00%) SAP BI
4 8 (7.27%) Hadoop
5 7 (6.36%) SQL Server
6 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.64%) MySQL
9 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.82%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (1.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (1.82%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.82%) ERwin
2 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.91%) WatiN
3 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.91%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.91%) GitLab
3 1 (0.91%) Subversion
3 1 (0.91%) Selenium
3 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (48.18%) Finance
2 17 (15.45%) Marketing
3 10 (9.09%) Banking
4 9 (8.18%) Games
5 8 (7.27%) Retail
6 4 (3.64%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.82%) Publishing
8 1 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.91%) Advertising
8 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (19.09%) Consultant
2 12 (10.91%) Analyst
3 11 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 10 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 9 (8.18%) Developer
6 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 8 (7.27%) Architect
7 7 (6.36%) SAP BI Consultant
8 6 (5.45%) Business Consultant
8 6 (5.45%) Security Specialist
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Security Specialist
9 5 (4.55%) Security Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Test Leader
10 4 (3.64%) Web Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Digital Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.64%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) CSS
1 14 (12.73%) XML
2 13 (11.82%) HTML
3 9 (8.18%) HTML5
4 7 (6.36%) Regular Expression
4 7 (6.36%) Web Services
4 7 (6.36%) jQuery
5 5 (4.55%) Velocity
6 4 (3.64%) Spring
6 4 (3.64%) GWT
7 3 (2.73%) WebSockets
7 3 (2.73%) XSLT
8 2 (1.82%) Cocoon
8 2 (1.82%) PhoneGap
9 1 (0.91%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.91%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (0.91%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.91%) Sass
9 1 (0.91%) LESS
9 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.09%) Social Media
3 8 (7.27%) Visualisation
3 8 (7.27%) Open Source
4 7 (6.36%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.45%) Xbox
5 6 (5.45%) Private Cloud
6 5 (4.55%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.64%) Photography
7 4 (3.64%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.82%) Blog
9 2 (1.82%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.82%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.82%) User Experience
10 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.91%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.18%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Windows
3 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.09%) Coaching
3 19 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (16.36%) V-Model
4 18 (16.36%) Waterfall
5 15 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.91%) Mentoring
7 11 (10.00%) Data Analytics
8 10 (9.09%) Web Analytics
9 9 (8.18%) Resource Management
10 8 (7.27%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.27%) TDD
11 7 (6.36%) Information Security
11 7 (6.36%) CRM
11 7 (6.36%) Project Management
11 7 (6.36%) SIEM
12 6 (5.45%) Pay per click
12 6 (5.45%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.45%) Java
2 14 (12.73%) SQL
3 13 (11.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.27%) Python
5 6 (5.45%) PHP
6 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.82%) VB
7 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.82%) C#
8 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.91%) R
8 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (19.09%) Degree
2 20 (18.18%) ISEB
3 18 (16.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (16.36%) ISTQB
4 9 (8.18%) ISEB Practitioner
4 9 (8.18%) CISSP
5 6 (5.45%) SSCP
5 6 (5.45%) GIAC
5 6 (5.45%) CEH
6 4 (3.64%) PhD
7 2 (1.82%) MCITP
7 2 (1.82%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.91%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.91%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.73%) QA
4 1 (0.91%) EMIR
4 1 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.91%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) NFS
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.73%) SAP
3 13 (11.82%) Business Objects
4 10 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.36%) Google
6 6 (5.45%) Cisco
6 6 (5.45%) Oracle
7 5 (4.55%) Sourcefire
7 5 (4.55%) LogRhythm
8 4 (3.64%) Informatica
9 3 (2.73%) Cognos
10 2 (1.82%) Sybase
10 2 (1.82%) Adobe
10 2 (1.82%) Teradata
11 1 (0.91%) Apple
11 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.91%) VMware
11 1 (0.91%) Murex
11 1 (0.91%) Dell
11 1 (0.91%) Tableau
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
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