Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Actionable Insight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Actionable Insight over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Actionable Insights (or Actionable Intelligence, Actionable Recommendations)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 143 134
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 -
Permanent jobs citing Actionable Insight 15 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.30% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.32% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -5.06% -
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% -5.06% -

Actionable Insight is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,346 2,505 2,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.98% 93.05% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,422 1,502 1,380
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

Actionable Insight
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Actionable Insight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Insight in Edinburgh

Actionable Insight
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Actionable Insight in Edinburgh

Actionable Insight
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Actionable Insight in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Actionable Insight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Actionable Insight.

1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) Coaching
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 5 (33.33%) Data-Driven Decision Making
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) QA
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Big Data
5 2 (13.33%) Pentaho

Actionable Insight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (6.67%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (13.33%) Pentaho
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Protractor
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Development Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) QA Manager
2 2 (13.33%) QA Tester
2 2 (13.33%) Quality Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Merchandiser
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Analytics
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Coaching
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Data-Driven Decision Making
2 5 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (13.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Google