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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 95 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 9 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 1.20% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 3.26% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 5
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,769 £42,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
503 583 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.30% 36.97% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 320 353 268
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 2015.

Statistics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (46.67%) SAS
3 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) SPSS
4 6 (40.00%) R
4 6 (40.00%) Economics
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Psychology
5 5 (33.33%) MS Office
5 5 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) Analytics
7 3 (20.00%) Campaign Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Adobe
8 2 (13.33%) VBA
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
8 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (46.67%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) SPSS
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Statistician
2 3 (20.00%) PMO Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Scientist
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) Economics
4 5 (33.33%) Psychology
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Campaign Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Linear Regression
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Time Series Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) E-business
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) R
3 2 (13.33%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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