Period
to 20 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 28 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 -14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 186 202 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.88% 7.57% 11.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.75% 20.53% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 109 109 156
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £28,100 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £65,100 £85,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,946 £43,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year -0.13% -2.82% -1.67%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 992 984 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.69% 36.85% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 635 632 579
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -3.74%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Edinburgh

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Edinburgh

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Analytical Skills.

1 81 (43.55%) Problem-Solving
2 79 (42.47%) Finance
3 71 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (32.80%) SQL
5 44 (23.66%) Degree
6 35 (18.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 34 (18.28%) Analytics
8 33 (17.74%) Python
9 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 30 (16.13%) Service Delivery
10 30 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (16.13%) DevOps
11 29 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (14.52%) Self-Motivation
12 27 (14.52%) SDLC
13 25 (13.44%) Microsoft Excel
13 25 (13.44%) Mathematics
13 25 (13.44%) Google
14 24 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (12.37%) Splunk
16 22 (11.83%) Computer Science
17 21 (11.29%) Business Analysis
17 21 (11.29%) SQL Server
18 20 (10.75%) Decision-Making
19 19 (10.22%) Security Operations
19 19 (10.22%) Google Cloud Platform
19 19 (10.22%) Cybersecurity
19 19 (10.22%) Use Case
20 18 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 18 (9.68%) Software Engineering

Analytical Skills
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 14 (7.53%) Apache Spark
2 10 (5.38%) SAS
3 9 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.15%) Confluence
4 4 (2.15%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.61%) Apache
6 2 (1.08%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.54%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.54%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (13.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (2.69%) Chatbot
5 4 (2.15%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.54%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (10.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (4.30%) SaaS
6 4 (2.15%) BlazeMeter
6 4 (2.15%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.15%) Sauce Labs
7 3 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.61%) Office 365
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.08%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.54%) Akamai
9 1 (0.54%) GitHub
9 1 (0.54%) PaaS
9 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.38%) Network Security
1 10 (5.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.15%) DHCP
2 4 (2.15%) DNS
3 3 (1.61%) ADSL
3 3 (1.61%) Internet
3 3 (1.61%) LAN
3 3 (1.61%) VLAN
3 3 (1.61%) VoIP
3 3 (1.61%) VPN
3 3 (1.61%) WAN
3 3 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.54%) HTTP
4 1 (0.54%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.30%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.76%) Big Data
3 7 (3.76%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.15%) Power BI
5 3 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.61%) OLTP
5 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.61%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.08%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.08%) QlikView
6 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Jenkins
1 11 (5.91%) JIRA
2 9 (4.84%) GitLab
3 5 (2.69%) Hudson
3 5 (2.69%) Selenium
4 4 (2.15%) Appium
4 4 (2.15%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.15%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.61%) MSTest
5 3 (1.61%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.54%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.54%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 79 (42.47%) Finance
2 17 (9.14%) Retail
3 10 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.38%) Marketing
4 9 (4.84%) Banking
5 7 (3.76%) Electronics
5 7 (3.76%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.23%) Games
7 2 (1.08%) Billing
7 2 (1.08%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (35.48%) Analyst
2 27 (14.52%) Business Analyst
3 17 (9.14%) Developer
4 12 (6.45%) Consultant
5 10 (5.38%) Splunk Consultant
6 9 (4.84%) SOC Analyst
7 8 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (3.76%) Lead Business Analyst
9 6 (3.23%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (3.23%) Data Scientist
9 6 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.23%) IT Analyst
9 6 (3.23%) Programme Analyst
9 6 (3.23%) Senior Data Scientist
9 6 (3.23%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.69%) Graduate
10 5 (2.69%) Programmer
10 5 (2.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.91%) JSON
2 9 (4.84%) XML
3 6 (3.23%) .NET
3 6 (3.23%) HTML
3 6 (3.23%) YAML
4 5 (2.69%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (2.15%) CSS
5 4 (2.15%) React
5 4 (2.15%) WinForms
5 4 (2.15%) WPF
6 3 (1.61%) Apache Flex
6 3 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.61%) MLlib
6 3 (1.61%) scikit-learn
6 3 (1.61%) WCF
7 2 (1.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.08%) HTML5
7 2 (1.08%) Kafka
7 2 (1.08%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.52%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.38%) Analytical Mindset
4 9 (4.84%) PKI
4 9 (4.84%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (4.30%) Robotics
6 7 (3.76%) Smart Home
7 5 (2.69%) SIMD
8 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.15%) User Experience
9 3 (1.61%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.08%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.08%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.54%) BYOD
11 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.54%) Smart Energy
11 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.30%) Unix
2 7 (3.76%) Windows
3 6 (3.23%) Linux
4 4 (2.15%) Android
4 4 (2.15%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.61%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (43.55%) Problem-Solving
2 71 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (18.28%) Analytics
4 30 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (16.13%) DevOps
4 30 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 27 (14.52%) SDLC
6 25 (13.44%) Mathematics
7 24 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (11.83%) Computer Science
9 21 (11.29%) Business Analysis
10 20 (10.75%) Decision-Making
11 19 (10.22%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (10.22%) Security Operations
11 19 (10.22%) Use Case
12 18 (9.68%) Software Engineering
13 17 (9.14%) Fintech
14 16 (8.60%) Artificial Intelligence
14 16 (8.60%) Risk Management
15 15 (8.06%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.80%) SQL
2 33 (17.74%) Python
3 13 (6.99%) Java
3 13 (6.99%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.91%) C
4 11 (5.91%) C#
5 10 (5.38%) C++
5 10 (5.38%) R
6 8 (4.30%) Bash Shell
6 8 (4.30%) VBA
7 7 (3.76%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.23%) Groovy
8 6 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.23%) Scala
9 5 (2.69%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.69%) VB
10 2 (1.08%) Java 8
10 2 (1.08%) Java 9
10 2 (1.08%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (23.66%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.76%) MCSA
4 2 (1.08%) MCSE
4 2 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) CISA
5 1 (0.54%) CISSP
5 1 (0.54%) ISEB
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.06%) QA
2 10 (5.38%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.30%) PMO
4 3 (1.61%) SLA
5 2 (1.08%) GDPR
6 1 (0.54%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.54%) PSD2
System Software
1 17 (9.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.84%) Docker
2 9 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (5.91%) Kubernetes
2 10 (5.38%) Ansible
2 10 (5.38%) Terraform
3 6 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.15%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (1.08%) Ambari
5 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.54%) Kibana
Vendors
1 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.44%) Google
3 23 (12.37%) Splunk
4 14 (7.53%) Oracle
5 11 (5.91%) AppDynamics
5 11 (5.91%) Tableau
6 10 (5.38%) Dynatrace
6 10 (5.38%) VMware
7 8 (4.30%) SAP
8 6 (3.23%) Sun
9 5 (2.69%) IBM
10 4 (2.15%) CA
10 4 (2.15%) Perfecto Mobile
11 3 (1.61%) Epicor
11 3 (1.61%) New Relic
11 3 (1.61%) Xamarin
12 2 (1.08%) Alteryx
12 2 (1.08%) HP
12 2 (1.08%) Platfora
12 2 (1.08%) RapidMiner