The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 76 83 94
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 15 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.34% 1.45% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.52% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 8
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Data Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1061 1511 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.90% 95.09% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 756 963 975
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) SPSS
3 7 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) MS Office
3 7 (35.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (35.00%) CRM
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 7 (35.00%) Data Analytics
3 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Customer Insight
4 6 (30.00%) Data Mining
5 5 (25.00%) Cognos
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (20.00%) SAS
7 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
8 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (10.00%) Marketing Automation
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) Statistics
8 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (5.00%) SMS
9 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) SPSS
2 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (35.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (30.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Analytics
1 7 (35.00%) CRM
1 7 (35.00%) Data Analytics
1 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (30.00%) Customer Insight
3 3 (15.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe