The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 69 66 94
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 21 38 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.84% 2.41% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.67% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 14
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Data Analysis
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
1043 1424 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.25% 90.36% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 742 885 888
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Edinburgh region.

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 33 (53.23%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (46.77%) Finance
3 28 (45.16%) Oracle
4 27 (43.55%) SQL
5 25 (40.32%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
7 23 (37.10%) Data Mining
8 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
8 21 (33.87%) Asset Management
8 21 (33.87%) Degree
9 20 (32.26%) Business Analysis
9 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (30.65%) Management Information System
10 19 (30.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (27.42%) Scrum
12 16 (25.81%) Mentoring
12 16 (25.81%) Markit EDM
13 13 (20.97%) Banking
14 11 (17.74%) SAS
15 10 (16.13%) Retail
15 10 (16.13%) Data Management
16 8 (12.90%) VBA
16 8 (12.90%) Retail Banking
16 8 (12.90%) Analytics
16 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
17 7 (11.29%) Big Data
17 7 (11.29%) BusinessObjects XI
17 7 (11.29%) Oracle BI EE

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.74%) SAS
2 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Markit EDM
2 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Firewall
1 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
3 23 (37.10%) Data Mining
4 19 (30.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (11.29%) Big Data
5 7 (11.29%) BusinessObjects XI
5 7 (11.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (11.29%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (9.68%) Hadoop
7 4 (6.45%) MS Access
8 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.23%) Power BI
9 2 (3.23%) Sisense
10 1 (1.61%) QlikView
10 1 (1.61%) Spotfire
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) RubyMine
1 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Banking
3 10 (16.13%) Retail
4 8 (12.90%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Business Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Consultant
3 10 (16.13%) Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Consultant
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Technical Business Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Report Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Data Scientist
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Data Scientist
8 4 (6.45%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) REST
1 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (53.23%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (30.65%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Statistics
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.23%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.61%) Biology
5 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Asset Management
2 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) Business Analysis
2 20 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (27.42%) Scrum
4 16 (25.81%) Mentoring
5 10 (16.13%) Data Management
6 8 (12.90%) Analytics
6 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (6.45%) ITIL
8 3 (4.84%) CRM
8 3 (4.84%) Data Analytics
8 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.84%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.84%) Machine Learning
8 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.84%) Project Management
8 3 (4.84%) SIEM
8 3 (4.84%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) VBA
3 5 (8.06%) Python
4 3 (4.84%) Scala
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.61%) Ruby
5 1 (1.61%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) CEH
2 3 (4.84%) CISSP
2 3 (4.84%) SANS
3 2 (3.23%) PhD
4 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Oracle
2 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) Cognos
3 7 (11.29%) SAP
4 3 (4.84%) Tableau
5 1 (1.61%) MicroStrategy