The first table below looks at the demand for Predictive 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 Predictive Analytics over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Predictive Analytics
Rank - 89 96
Permanent jobs citing Predictive Analytics 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.091% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.12% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -10.19%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1379 860 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.17% 78.32% 73.69%
Number of salaries quoted 896 490 750
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Predictive Analytics
Scotland

Predictive Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Predictive Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Predictive Analytics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Predictive Analytics Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Predictive Analytics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Predictive 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 Predictive Analytics.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) R

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Predictive 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 Predictive Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) R