The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 100 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 13 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.49% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.60% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £32,000 £100,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-68.00% +135.29%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
Root Cause Analysis
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
1285 1167 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.33% 81.61% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 865 744 674
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Root Cause Analysis Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Root Cause Analysis 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 Root Cause Analysis.

1 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 11 (52.38%) Change Management
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 10 (47.62%) UNIX
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (33.33%) International Banking
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
7 6 (28.57%) SLA
8 4 (19.05%) IBM
8 4 (19.05%) COBOL
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Tivoli
8 4 (19.05%) Netcool
8 4 (19.05%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (19.05%) Service Management
8 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
8 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
9 3 (14.29%) iSeries
9 3 (14.29%) C#
9 3 (14.29%) Java
9 3 (14.29%) Perl
9 3 (14.29%) Linux
9 3 (14.29%) FTP
10 2 (9.52%) Management Information System

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Root Cause Analysis 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 Root Cause Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.76%) SilkPerformer
General
1 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 7 (33.33%) International Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Server Support
3 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Server Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Server Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) iSeries
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) UNIX
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Change Management
2 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) COBOL
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Tivoli
1 4 (19.05%) Netcool
1 4 (19.05%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP