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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 51 65 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 39 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.67% 2.70% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 2.95% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 11
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,200 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%

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
967 1154 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.05% 91.51% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 614 787 767
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,675 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £64,000
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 18 January 2017.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 35 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (60.71%) SQL
3 33 (58.93%) SAS
4 30 (53.57%) Analytics
5 28 (50.00%) Finance
6 23 (41.07%) Data Mining
7 21 (37.50%) Degree
8 18 (32.14%) Python
9 17 (30.36%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (30.36%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 16 (28.57%) Project Management
10 16 (28.57%) Risk Management
10 16 (28.57%) Legal
10 16 (28.57%) Business Analysis
10 16 (28.57%) Hadoop
11 15 (26.79%) Machine Learning
12 14 (25.00%) R
13 13 (23.21%) Functional Testing
13 13 (23.21%) Business Analytics
13 13 (23.21%) Change Control
13 13 (23.21%) Regression Analysis
13 13 (23.21%) Workflow
13 13 (23.21%) Case Management
14 12 (21.43%) KYC
14 12 (21.43%) Apache Pig
14 12 (21.43%) Ambari
14 12 (21.43%) Factor Analysis
14 12 (21.43%) Line Management
14 12 (21.43%) Apache Hive
14 12 (21.43%) Credit Risk

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 33 (58.93%) SAS
2 12 (21.43%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.14%) ArcGIS
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) Data Mining
2 16 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 12 (21.43%) Apache Hive
4 10 (17.86%) Big Data
5 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.14%) GIS
7 4 (7.14%) MySQL
7 4 (7.14%) QGIS
8 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.36%) DB2
8 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.36%) MS Access
8 3 (5.36%) QlikView
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.57%) Power BI
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (1.79%) Sisense
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 28 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (28.57%) Legal
3 11 (19.64%) Marketing
4 9 (16.07%) Banking
5 6 (10.71%) Retail
5 6 (10.71%) Retail Banking
6 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Analyst
2 16 (28.57%) Consultant
3 9 (16.07%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Data Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Data Scientist
3 9 (16.07%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Data Scientist
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Data Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) GIS Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) GIS Data Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Hadoop Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) SAS Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Senior SAS Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Actuary
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Google Maps API
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.43%) Credit Risk
3 5 (8.93%) Statistics
4 4 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.57%) Derivative
6 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Analytics
2 17 (30.36%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 17 (30.36%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 16 (28.57%) Project Management
3 16 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 15 (26.79%) Machine Learning
5 13 (23.21%) Business Analytics
5 13 (23.21%) Case Management
5 13 (23.21%) Change Control
5 13 (23.21%) Functional Testing
5 13 (23.21%) Regression Analysis
5 13 (23.21%) Workflow
6 12 (21.43%) Factor Analysis
6 12 (21.43%) KYC
6 12 (21.43%) Line Management
7 9 (16.07%) Customer Insight
8 8 (14.29%) Market Research
8 8 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
8 8 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) Python
3 14 (25.00%) R
4 5 (8.93%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) MATLAB
5 4 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
5 4 (7.14%) PHP
6 3 (5.36%) Scala
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.79%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) CEH
2 1 (1.79%) CISSP
2 1 (1.79%) SANS
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Ambari
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Google
2 4 (7.14%) Tableau
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (3.57%) Cognos
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