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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 76 93 71
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 33 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.11% 1.07% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.26% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 14
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -41.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £25,250 £28,075
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
1383 1265 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.54% 84.33% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 879 844 652
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 30 (68.18%) Finance
2 21 (47.73%) Business Analysis
3 17 (38.64%) Banking
4 15 (34.09%) SQL
5 14 (31.82%) Data Modelling
6 11 (25.00%) Project Management
6 11 (25.00%) SAS
6 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Asset Management
7 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (20.45%) Analytics
9 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 8 (18.18%) Investment Banking
9 8 (18.18%) Degree
10 7 (15.91%) Wealth Management
10 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (15.91%) Data Analytics
11 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
11 6 (13.64%) ETL
11 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
11 6 (13.64%) IIBA
11 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (13.64%) Six Sigma
12 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (11.36%) Predictive Analytics
12 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
12 5 (11.36%) Oracle
12 5 (11.36%) SAP

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 11 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (9.09%) SPSS
4 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 4 (9.09%) Spotfire
1 4 (9.09%) QlikView
2 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) PowerDesigner
General
1 30 (68.18%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Banking
3 8 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Analyst
2 16 (36.36%) Data Analyst
3 11 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Data Manager
4 5 (11.36%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Manager
8 1 (2.27%) PMO Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) MI Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Marketing Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Junior
8 1 (2.27%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Physics
4 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Business Analysis
2 14 (31.82%) Data Modelling
3 11 (25.00%) Project Management
3 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Asset Management
4 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.45%) Analytics
6 7 (15.91%) Wealth Management
6 7 (15.91%) Data Analytics
6 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.64%) Six Sigma
7 6 (13.64%) ETL
7 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (11.36%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.09%) ERP
9 4 (9.09%) Data Architecture
9 4 (9.09%) Coaching
10 3 (6.82%) SDLC
10 3 (6.82%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) VBA
2 2 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) R
3 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) IIBA
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) HNC
4 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle
1 5 (11.36%) SAP
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.36%) Tableau
2 1 (2.27%) Informatica
2 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
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