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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 89 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 12 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.97% 1.03% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.08% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £48,500 £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -7.57%
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
1182 1480 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.48% 95.24% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 778 971 950
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 August 2016.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 7 (41.18%) SPSS
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Data Analytics
2 6 (35.29%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) Customer Insight
3 5 (29.41%) Data Mining
3 5 (29.41%) Cognos
4 4 (23.53%) SAS
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) MS Office
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Data Management
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.88%) Statistics
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) QA
7 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction

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 (23.53%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) SPSS
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Mining
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Analytics
1 6 (35.29%) Data Analytics
1 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) Customer Insight
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cognos
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago