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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 80 98 104
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 17 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.34% 0.52% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.73% 1.38% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £37,500 £49,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.46% -10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
622 507 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.90% 37.64% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 417 299 296
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (56.52%) Finance
1 13 (56.52%) SAS
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Degree
3 9 (39.13%) Line Management
3 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) R
6 6 (26.09%) MS Office
6 6 (26.09%) SPSS
6 6 (26.09%) Economics
6 6 (26.09%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) Banking
7 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
7 5 (21.74%) Google
7 5 (21.74%) Psychology
7 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) VBA
7 5 (21.74%) Adobe
7 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
7 5 (21.74%) Campaign Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) Propensity Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) Stress Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Validation
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Basel II
8 4 (17.39%) Numerical Analysis

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (56.52%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
1 6 (26.09%) SPSS
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.04%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Transition Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Transition Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
3 6 (26.09%) Economics
4 5 (21.74%) Psychology
5 4 (17.39%) Credit Risk
6 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (4.35%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (4.35%) Informatics
7 1 (4.35%) Replication
7 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) AIX
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Line Management
2 7 (30.43%) Analytics
3 6 (26.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) Campaign Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Propensity Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Numerical Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Stress Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Validation
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 3 (13.04%) ITSM
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Service Management
6 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) R
3 5 (21.74%) VBA
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Basel II
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Adobe
2 5 (21.74%) Google
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Hyperion
5 1 (4.35%) Greenplum
5 1 (4.35%) Tableau
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