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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 89 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 15 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 2.42% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.85% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 7
Average salary £32,500 £55,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.44% +38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £28,350 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
1220 1018 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 84.90% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 815 630 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) SAS
2 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Analytics
3 9 (28.13%) Marketing
4 8 (25.00%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.75%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 6 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (18.75%) Google
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
7 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
7 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.50%) SPSS
8 4 (12.50%) Google Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (12.50%) Statistics
8 4 (12.50%) Web Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) Banking
8 4 (12.50%) Retail
9 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Direct Marketing
9 3 (9.38%) French Language

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (37.50%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.50%) SPSS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 3 (9.38%) WebTrends
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.13%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.38%) OLAP
3 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) ERwin
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 3 (9.38%) French Language
5 2 (6.25%) Front Office
5 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Data Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Change Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.13%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Seismic Data Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Pandas
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Statistics
4 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.25%) Economics
6 1 (3.13%) GIS
6 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
6 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Analytics
2 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) Web Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) ETL
6 3 (9.38%) Customer Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Direct Marketing
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Data Stewardship
7 2 (6.25%) MapReduce
7 2 (6.25%) Data Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Machine Learning
7 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.25%) Information Management
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) PHP
3 3 (9.38%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby
4 2 (6.25%) R
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) PMP
2 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MBA
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Informatica
3 2 (6.25%) Teradata
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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