The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 101 82 89
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 2 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.99% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 1.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Average salary £42,500 £54,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.01% +87.93%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1242 1021 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.47% 84.24% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 830 637 617
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Analytics
Scotland

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the Edinburgh region.

Data Analytics Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analytics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Data Analytics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Analytics also 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 that cited Data Analytics.

1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) HDFS
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Analytics also 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 that cited Data Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS