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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 79 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 9 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.55% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.58% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Median salary £50,000 £32,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.67% -14.93%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -

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
1017 1213 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.94% 95.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 648 834 856
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) MS Office
4 7 (33.33%) XML
4 7 (33.33%) CRM
4 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
5 4 (19.05%) QGIS
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Google Maps API
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) Google
5 4 (19.05%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) GIS
5 4 (19.05%) ArcGIS
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (19.05%) C++
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) PHP
5 4 (19.05%) MySQL

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 (19.05%) ArcGIS
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (38.10%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) SPSS
4 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) GIS
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) QGIS
3 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) MS Access
4 1 (4.76%) Power BI
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 7 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source
3 4 (19.05%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Insight
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) Marketing Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago