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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 96 105 80
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 5 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.069% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 0.20% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £50,750 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.77% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,350 £45,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,150 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
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
481 507 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.82% 35.18% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 277 305 264
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,994 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 11 (68.75%) SQL
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 9 (56.25%) SAS
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
4 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) R
5 4 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) SPSS
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) Retail
6 3 (18.75%) Psychology
6 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (18.75%) Economics
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) Campaign Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Propensity Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (56.25%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SPSS
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Data Scientist
2 4 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Operations Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Statistician
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Manager
5 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Psychology
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Economics
4 1 (6.25%) EPoS
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Social Media
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) Campaign Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Propensity Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) R
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago