The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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 Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 96 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 14 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.94% 0.94% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.98% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £29,000 £30,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% +60.52%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1433 1126 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.72% 96.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 948 697 784
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Data Analyst
Scotland

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Edinburgh region.

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) SAS
3 8 (28.57%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.86%) SPSS
6 5 (17.86%) Data Reconciliation
6 5 (17.86%) Marketing
7 4 (14.29%) SAS Macro
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 4 (14.29%) Base SAS
7 4 (14.29%) SmartFocus
7 4 (14.29%) Customer Insight
7 4 (14.29%) Change Management
7 4 (14.29%) Alterian
7 4 (14.29%) QA
7 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
8 3 (10.71%) Retail
8 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
8 3 (10.71%) MS Office
8 3 (10.71%) Customer Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Campaign Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Customer Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
9 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
9 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
9 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
9 2 (7.14%) XML

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (57.14%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) SPSS
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) WebTrends
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.57%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.29%) Base SAS
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.57%) OLAP
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.57%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) ERwin
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) French Language
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 7 (25.00%) Analytics
2 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.86%) Data Reconciliation
4 4 (14.29%) Customer Insight
4 4 (14.29%) Change Management
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.71%) Customer Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Customer Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Campaign Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) ETL
7 1 (3.57%) Data Governance
7 1 (3.57%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (3.57%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.57%) Data Validation
7 1 (3.57%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) SAS Macro
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Alterian
1 4 (14.29%) SmartFocus
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Netezza
Edinburgh
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Salary: £27000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago