The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 90 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 15 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.74% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 2.05% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 5
Average salary £29,000 £46,750 £39,539
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.96% +18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £31,300 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £72,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.15% -5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1228 1023 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.20% 84.76% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 810 638 615
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Analysis
Scotland

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 31 July 2014.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (42.86%) SAS
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 8 (28.57%) Analytics
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.86%) Banking
4 5 (17.86%) Retail
4 5 (17.86%) Google
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 4 (14.29%) SPSS
6 3 (10.71%) WebTrends
6 3 (10.71%) OLAP
6 3 (10.71%) ETL
6 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
6 3 (10.71%) French Language
6 3 (10.71%) Google Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Direct Marketing

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (42.86%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 4 (14.29%) SPSS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) WebTrends
1 3 (10.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (10.71%) OLAP
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) ERwin
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Marketing
3 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
4 3 (10.71%) French Language
5 2 (7.14%) Front Office
6 1 (3.57%) Legal
6 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Data Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Web Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Change Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Economics
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Analytics
2 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
2 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) ETL
3 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.71%) Direct Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Web Analytics
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Customer Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) Data Governance
4 2 (7.14%) Data Stewardship
4 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) PMP
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MBA
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Teradata
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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