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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 59 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 38 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.98% 1.59% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 1.83% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 11
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
1151 1204 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.35% 86.93% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 775 752 803
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 53 (63.86%) Banking
2 45 (54.22%) Finance
3 36 (43.37%) SQL
4 34 (40.96%) Oracle
4 34 (40.96%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (37.35%) Data Modelling
6 30 (36.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (33.73%) Dimensional Modelling
8 24 (28.92%) Asset Management
8 24 (28.92%) Business Analysis
9 23 (27.71%) ETL
9 23 (27.71%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (22.89%) Degree
11 18 (21.69%) SAS
11 18 (21.69%) Translating Business Requirements
12 16 (19.28%) Data Transformation
12 16 (19.28%) Star Schema
12 16 (19.28%) Project Management
12 16 (19.28%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (16.87%) MS PowerPoint
13 14 (16.87%) Cognos
13 14 (16.87%) Analytics
13 14 (16.87%) Technical Analysis
14 13 (15.66%) Informatica
15 12 (14.46%) PowerCenter
15 12 (14.46%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (14.46%) DataStage
15 12 (14.46%) BODI
15 12 (14.46%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (14.46%) Fund Management

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 18 (21.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.20%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.23%) MS Office
4 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.71%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (19.28%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (19.28%) Star Schema
3 12 (14.46%) BODI
3 12 (14.46%) DataStage
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle Database
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle ODI
3 12 (14.46%) PowerCenter
4 9 (10.84%) Hadoop
4 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.23%) QlikView
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.20%) GIS
8 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) PowerDesigner
General
1 53 (63.86%) Banking
2 45 (54.22%) Finance
3 11 (13.25%) Investment Banking
4 8 (9.64%) Front Office
5 5 (6.02%) Marketing
6 2 (2.41%) Retail
7 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (43.37%) Analyst
2 32 (38.55%) Consultant
3 24 (28.92%) Business Analyst
4 22 (26.51%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 18 (21.69%) Business Consultant
6 16 (19.28%) Oracle Consultant
7 10 (12.05%) Data Analyst
7 10 (12.05%) Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Oracle BI Consultant
8 9 (10.84%) Asset Management Analyst
8 9 (10.84%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 7 (8.43%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
10 6 (7.23%) QlikView Developer
11 5 (6.02%) Business Data Analyst
11 5 (6.02%) Data Business Analyst
11 5 (6.02%) ETL Consultant
12 4 (4.82%) Data Consultant
12 4 (4.82%) Graduate
12 4 (4.82%) Graduate Consultant
12 4 (4.82%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) XML
2 5 (6.02%) .NET
2 5 (6.02%) HTML
3 4 (4.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) ArcObjects
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.23%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.41%) Economics
6 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.20%) Life Science
6 1 (1.20%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.20%) Remote Sensing
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (37.35%) Data Modelling
3 30 (36.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (33.73%) Dimensional Modelling
5 24 (28.92%) Asset Management
5 24 (28.92%) Business Analysis
6 23 (27.71%) ETL
7 18 (21.69%) Translating Business Requirements
8 16 (19.28%) Data Transformation
8 16 (19.28%) Project Management
9 14 (16.87%) Analytics
9 14 (16.87%) Technical Analysis
10 12 (14.46%) ETL Development
10 12 (14.46%) Fund Management
10 12 (14.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (14.46%) Wealth Management
11 11 (13.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 10 (12.05%) Six Sigma
13 9 (10.84%) Data Management
14 8 (9.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.37%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) XPath
3 5 (6.02%) Java
3 5 (6.02%) Python
4 4 (4.82%) C#
4 4 (4.82%) C++
4 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.41%) VBA
6 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.20%) Perl
6 1 (1.20%) R
6 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) IIBA
2 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) CFA
4 1 (1.20%) MBA
4 1 (1.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Oracle
2 14 (16.87%) Cognos
3 13 (15.66%) Informatica
4 12 (14.46%) Tableau
4 12 (14.46%) Teradata
5 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.82%) SAP
7 3 (3.61%) Google
8 1 (1.20%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.20%) Adobe
8 1 (1.20%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.20%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago