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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 101 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 8 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 1.66% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 4.65% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 9
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -47.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
617 452 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.33% 35.73% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 413 305 239
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (22.22%) Degree
5 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
5 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) General Ledger
6 4 (14.81%) Billing
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (14.81%) Cash Management
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) SAS
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JMeter
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Billing
2 4 (14.81%) General Ledger
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 9 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Data Scientist
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
1 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Cash Management
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) MapReduce
5 3 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Research
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Stress Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) R
3 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
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