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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 79 89 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 26 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.85% 1.12% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.35% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 13
Average salary £45,000 £52,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £25,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £80,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1206 1181 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.96% 82.59% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 807 765 630
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) Degree
4 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
4 10 (24.39%) Analytics
5 9 (21.95%) C#
5 9 (21.95%) Java
6 8 (19.51%) C++
6 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (19.51%) Banking
7 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
8 6 (14.63%) Windows
8 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
8 6 (14.63%) Migration
8 6 (14.63%) Time Management
8 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
8 6 (14.63%) Data Mapping
8 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (12.20%) GIS
9 5 (12.20%) Validation
9 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.20%) Scrum
9 5 (12.20%) Objective-C
9 5 (12.20%) Marketing
9 5 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (12.20%) Cartography

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (4.88%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.44%) OLAP
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) PowerDesigner
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) French Language
5 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Data Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Data Migration Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Web Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Data Scientist
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Programmer
9 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Pandas
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
3 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.20%) GIS
5 3 (7.32%) Data Extraction
5 3 (7.32%) Statistics
6 2 (4.88%) Economics
6 2 (4.88%) User Experience
7 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.44%) iPad
7 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.44%) Clustering
7 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Analytics
2 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 6 (14.63%) Time Management
3 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
3 6 (14.63%) Data Mapping
4 5 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.20%) Scrum
4 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.20%) Validation
4 5 (12.20%) Cartography
5 4 (9.76%) Coaching
5 4 (9.76%) ETL
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) Web Analytics
6 3 (7.32%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.32%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) C#
2 9 (21.95%) Java
3 8 (19.51%) C++
4 5 (12.20%) Objective-C
5 3 (7.32%) Ruby
5 3 (7.32%) R
5 3 (7.32%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) VBA
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Google
2 4 (9.76%) Cognos
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
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