Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Actionable Insights (or Actionable Intelligence, Actionable Recommendations)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 128 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +163
Permanent jobs citing Actionable Insight 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £42,250 -
% change year-on-year -11.24% - -

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 2390 2108 2789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.26% 92.58% 92.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1467 1402 1766
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +5.95%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,100 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Actionable Insight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Actionable Insight.

1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
1 7 (87.50%) R
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Power BI
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Campaign Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) SAS
6 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
7 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
7 1 (12.50%) Data Strategy
7 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (12.50%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (12.50%) Customer Segmentation
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (12.50%) Regression Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Tableau
7 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 1 (12.50%) Vertica
7 1 (12.50%) Big Data
7 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
7 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Power BI
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 1 (12.50%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior SAS Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SPSS Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SPSS Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Campaign Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Economics
3 1 (12.50%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Psychology
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) R
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau
1 1 (12.50%) Vertica