The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 88 108 71
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -37
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 6 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.43% 1.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.29% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 12
Average salary £33,750 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,596 £41,900 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
Statistics
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
468 544 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.29% 33.15% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 274 323 239
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Statistics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) SAS
3 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (46.15%) SPSS
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Economics
4 6 (46.15%) R
5 5 (38.46%) Psychology
5 5 (38.46%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Propensity Modelling
5 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) Campaign Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Change Management
8 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
9 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
9 1 (7.69%) Tableau
9 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
9 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 1 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) SPSS
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Statistician
3 3 (23.08%) Data Scientist
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
2 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (46.15%) Economics
4 5 (38.46%) Psychology
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Propensity Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Campaign Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Operations Research
6 1 (7.69%) Time Series Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Linear Regression
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) R
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
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