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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 74 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 24 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.75% 1.32% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.60% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 14
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £27,350 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £80,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
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
1161 1128 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.62% 82.82% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 758 733 637
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 27 January 2015.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (24.44%) Degree
3 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
4 9 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.00%) C#
4 9 (20.00%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) C++
5 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.78%) Banking
5 8 (17.78%) Analytics
6 7 (15.56%) Data Migration
6 7 (15.56%) Time Management
6 7 (15.56%) Migration
6 7 (15.56%) SAP
7 6 (13.33%) Windows
7 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.33%) Data Quality
8 5 (11.11%) Cartography
8 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 5 (11.11%) Objective-C
8 5 (11.11%) GIS
8 5 (11.11%) Cognos
8 5 (11.11%) SAS
8 5 (11.11%) Mathematics

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SAP MDM
2 3 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) OLAP
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) PowerDesigner
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) French Language
4 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Analyst
2 21 (46.67%) Data Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Data Migration Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) SAP Data Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Data Scientist
6 4 (8.89%) Master Data Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Data Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Pandas
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) GIS
2 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.89%) Statistics
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (4.44%) iPad
5 2 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Clustering
6 1 (2.22%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) Analytics
3 7 (15.56%) Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Data Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Time Management
4 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.11%) Scrum
5 5 (11.11%) Data Management
5 5 (11.11%) Validation
5 5 (11.11%) Cartography
6 4 (8.89%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (8.89%) Coaching
6 4 (8.89%) Data Governance
6 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Workflow
6 4 (8.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) C#
2 9 (20.00%) Java
3 8 (17.78%) C++
4 5 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby
5 3 (6.67%) R
5 3 (6.67%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.44%) VBA
6 2 (4.44%) C
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) SAP
3 5 (11.11%) Cognos
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Google
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
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OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Negotiable
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