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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 75 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 18 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.63% 0.33% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 0.34% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Median salary £32,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,105 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +4.93%

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
1050 1161 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.37% 94.47% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 703 786 787
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 2017.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) Data Analysis
3 10 (38.46%) Finance
3 10 (38.46%) Analytics
4 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (23.08%) SAS
5 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 6 (23.08%) Degree
6 5 (19.23%) Statistics
6 5 (19.23%) Marketing
6 5 (19.23%) CRM
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) MS Office
6 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (19.23%) Data Analytics
7 4 (15.38%) Big Data
7 4 (15.38%) Open Source
7 4 (15.38%) R
7 4 (15.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
7 4 (15.38%) QGIS
7 4 (15.38%) GIS
7 4 (15.38%) ArcGIS
7 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 4 (15.38%) XML
7 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 4 (15.38%) MySQL
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 4 (15.38%) C#
7 4 (15.38%) C++

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 6 (23.08%) SAS
2 4 (15.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Big Data
2 4 (15.38%) GIS
2 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) QGIS
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
3 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) MS Access
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Power BI
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 4 (15.38%) Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
5 2 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Google Maps API
1 4 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Data Analysis
2 10 (38.46%) Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Data Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) Statistics
4 4 (15.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 4 (15.38%) Open Source
4 4 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) KYC
5 3 (11.54%) Marketing Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
6 2 (7.69%) Data Management
6 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) PHP
2 4 (15.38%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) R
2 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Google
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Norkom
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