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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 82 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 19 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.41% 0.83% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.99% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 14
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
1131 1213 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.21% 84.18% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 687 794 596
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £61,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (51.16%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.93%) SAP
4 9 (20.93%) Data Mapping
5 8 (18.60%) Data Quality
5 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.60%) Banking
5 8 (18.60%) Degree
5 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (16.28%) Migration
6 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
6 7 (16.28%) Data Management
6 7 (16.28%) Time Management
6 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
7 6 (13.95%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (13.95%) Data Governance
7 6 (13.95%) SAP MDM
7 6 (13.95%) Workflow
7 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.95%) Windows
7 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
7 6 (13.95%) C#
7 6 (13.95%) C++
7 6 (13.95%) Java
7 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
8 5 (11.63%) Cartography
8 5 (11.63%) SAS

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (11.63%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) SAP MDM
2 3 (6.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.33%) WebTrends
3 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.33%) OLAP
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) PowerDesigner
General
1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) French Language
4 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Analyst
2 22 (51.16%) Data Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Data Migration Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) SAP Data Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Master Data Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Data Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Lead Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Lead Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.33%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) GIS
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Statistics
4 2 (4.65%) iPad
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.65%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Data Mapping
2 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 7 (16.28%) Data Management
3 7 (16.28%) Time Management
3 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
4 6 (13.95%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (13.95%) Data Governance
4 6 (13.95%) Workflow
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.63%) Cartography
5 5 (11.63%) Scrum
5 5 (11.63%) Validation
5 5 (11.63%) Analytics
6 4 (9.30%) ETL
6 4 (9.30%) Coaching
6 4 (9.30%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) C#
2 6 (13.95%) C++
2 6 (13.95%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) Objective-C
4 2 (4.65%) VBA
4 2 (4.65%) C
5 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) R
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
1 9 (20.93%) SAP
2 5 (11.63%) Cognos
3 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Google
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Posted: 21 days ago