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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 102 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 7 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.80% 1.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 1.94% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 16
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
626 617 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.08% 41.13% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 374 402 298
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 2015.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) SAS
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Economics
3 5 (35.71%) R
3 5 (35.71%) SPSS
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Propensity Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Psychology
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe
6 2 (14.29%) VBA

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) SPSS
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) PMO Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Statistician
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 5 (35.71%) Economics
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Psychology
4 2 (14.29%) Physics
5 1 (7.14%) Chemistry
5 1 (7.14%) Biology
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Propensity Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Campaign Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) E-business
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) R
3 2 (14.29%) VBA
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago