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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 92 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 15 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.01% 1.66% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.97% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 9
Average salary £40,000 £64,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,525 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.00%
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
1240 1065 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.28% 84.39% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 843 681 711
Average salary £41,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.82% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) SAS
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Analytics
3 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (25.00%) Marketing
4 8 (25.00%) Degree
5 7 (21.88%) Java
5 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
6 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
7 5 (15.63%) Google
7 5 (15.63%) Statistics
7 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (12.50%) Web Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) French Language
8 4 (12.50%) Retail
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.50%) C#
8 4 (12.50%) SPSS
9 3 (9.38%) WebTrends
9 3 (9.38%) PHP
9 3 (9.38%) VPN
9 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.38%) C++

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (34.38%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SPSS
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) WebTrends
1 3 (9.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.13%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ERwin
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) French Language
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 3 (9.38%) Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Front Office
5 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Data Scientist
4 3 (9.38%) Data Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Change Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Pandas
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
3 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.63%) Statistics
4 3 (9.38%) Data Extraction
5 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.25%) Economics
6 1 (3.13%) GIS
6 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Analytics
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) MapReduce
5 3 (9.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Direct Marketing
5 3 (9.38%) Machine Learning
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) C++
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
4 3 (9.38%) R
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Informatica
3 1 (3.13%) Teradata
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Expenses
Posted: 7 days ago