The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 89 82 96
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 8 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 1.71% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.79% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 5
Average salary £33,000 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £45,000 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -5.79%
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
1206 1286 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.81% 95.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 830 861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 5 February 2016.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Data Analysis
4 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
4 9 (39.13%) SAS
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Banking
5 7 (30.43%) Asset Management
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (21.74%) SDLC
7 5 (21.74%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
7 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 5 (21.74%) MS Office
7 5 (21.74%) Fund Management
7 5 (21.74%) Wealth Management
8 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) CRM
9 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
9 3 (13.04%) Retail
9 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
10 2 (8.70%) RIMES
10 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
10 2 (8.70%) FactSet
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (8.70%) Computer Science

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (39.13%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) Alfresco
2 1 (4.35%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.35%) Documentum
2 1 (4.35%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) DOC1
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) FileMaker
3 1 (4.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) PowerDesigner
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) Economics
4 1 (4.35%) Life Science
4 1 (4.35%) Remote Sensing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Data Analysis
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Asset Management
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 5 (21.74%) Fund Management
5 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 5 (21.74%) Wealth Management
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
9 1 (4.35%) Data Validation
9 1 (4.35%) Image Processing
9 1 (4.35%) Statistical Modelling
9 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) R
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Bloomberg
1 2 (8.70%) FactSet
1 2 (8.70%) RIMES
2 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
2 1 (4.35%) Informatica
2 1 (4.35%) Kofax
2 1 (4.35%) Laserfiche
2 1 (4.35%) Mapinfo
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago