The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analytics
Rank 98 101 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 7 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.20% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.24% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 11
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -46.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,952 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.48% -6.81%
Data Analytics
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1402 1264 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.62% 84.49% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 889 846 651
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

Data Analytics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 10 (66.67%) SAS
4 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) ERP
5 7 (46.67%) ETL
5 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
6 6 (40.00%) Spotfire
6 6 (40.00%) Tableau
6 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (40.00%) Data Architecture
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) SPSS
8 4 (26.67%) Project Management
8 4 (26.67%) SAP
8 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
8 4 (26.67%) QlikView
8 4 (26.67%) Predictive Analytics
8 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (26.67%) Coaching
9 3 (20.00%) Data Management
9 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
10 2 (13.33%) Cognos
10 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (13.33%) Marketing
10 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
11 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Spotfire
2 4 (26.67%) QlikView
3 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.67%) Mahout
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) BigTable
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Data Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Data Analytics Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Insight Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Economics
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 7 (46.67%) ETL
3 7 (46.67%) ERP
3 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (40.00%) Data Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
6 3 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Information Management
8 1 (6.67%) CRM
8 1 (6.67%) Use Case
8 1 (6.67%) Test Management
8 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) HDFS
1 1 (6.67%) GPFS
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Tableau
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Informatica
5 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter
5 1 (6.67%) Talend