Period
to 20 September 2018

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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 15 15
Rank change year-on-year -19 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 155 323 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.14% 12.25% 11.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.08% 28.76% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 80 108 152
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £52,188
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% -18.56% +15.97%
10th Percentile £28,400 £30,000 £29,225
90th Percentile £71,375 £82,375 £67,125
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +6.74%

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 1,101 1,123 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 43.64% 42.59% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 723 645 550
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,550 £27,000 £26,086
90th Percentile £79,750 £67,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% +1.16% +6.17%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 63 (40.65%) Finance
2 50 (32.26%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (24.52%) SQL
4 35 (22.58%) Analytics
5 31 (20.00%) Project Management
6 30 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (18.06%) Banking
7 28 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (15.48%) Windows
10 23 (14.84%) Change Management
11 22 (14.19%) Degree
12 21 (13.55%) Business Analysis
12 21 (13.55%) Service Management
13 17 (10.97%) Microsoft
13 17 (10.97%) SAS
13 17 (10.97%) Coaching
14 16 (10.32%) Python
15 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
16 14 (9.03%) MS Visio
16 14 (9.03%) ITIL
16 14 (9.03%) Scrum
16 14 (9.03%) Mentoring
16 14 (9.03%) Data Quality
17 13 (8.39%) Microsoft Office
18 12 (7.74%) Firewall
18 12 (7.74%) SQL Server
18 12 (7.74%) Service Delivery
18 12 (7.74%) Software Engineering
18 12 (7.74%) Data Management

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 17 (10.97%) SAS
2 6 (3.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.29%) CMS
4 2 (1.29%) IIS
4 2 (1.29%) JBoss
4 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.65%) concrete5
5 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (9.03%) MS Visio
3 13 (8.39%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (4.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.65%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.65%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.52%) IaaS
2 6 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.87%) PaaS
2 6 (3.87%) SaaS
3 3 (1.94%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.29%) npm
4 2 (1.29%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.65%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.65%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.74%) Firewall
2 8 (5.16%) VoIP
3 5 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (3.23%) SAN
4 4 (2.58%) FTP
4 4 (2.58%) HTTPS
4 4 (2.58%) WinSCP
5 3 (1.94%) DNS
5 3 (1.94%) SMS
5 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.29%) HTTP
7 1 (0.65%) DHCP
7 1 (0.65%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) LAN
7 1 (0.65%) MPLS
7 1 (0.65%) Network Security
7 1 (0.65%) VSAN
7 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) Hadoop
2 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.52%) Big Data
4 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.94%) MySQL
5 3 (1.94%) QlikView
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.65%) GIS
7 1 (0.65%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (2.58%) ClearCase
1 4 (2.58%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.58%) XMLSpy
2 3 (1.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.29%) JIRA
3 2 (1.29%) Selenium
3 2 (1.29%) Subversion
3 2 (1.29%) webpack
4 1 (0.65%) Ant
4 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.65%) JUnit
4 1 (0.65%) Maven
4 1 (0.65%) Protractor
4 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.65%) Trac
4 1 (0.65%) Travis CI
General
1 63 (40.65%) Finance
2 28 (18.06%) Banking
3 7 (4.52%) Marketing
3 7 (4.52%) Retail
4 4 (2.58%) Private Banking
5 3 (1.94%) Advertising
6 2 (1.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Front Office
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (30.97%) Analyst
2 17 (10.97%) Business Analyst
3 13 (8.39%) Developer
4 12 (7.74%) Data Analyst
4 12 (7.74%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (6.45%) Architect
5 10 (6.45%) Service Manager
6 9 (5.81%) IT Manager
7 8 (5.16%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) Consultant
8 7 (4.52%) IT Services Manager
8 7 (4.52%) Service Desk Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (3.87%) Data Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Senior Data Analyst
10 5 (3.23%) IT Analyst
10 5 (3.23%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.23%) Security Engineer
11 4 (2.58%) Development Manager
11 4 (2.58%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.10%) JSON
2 8 (5.16%) HTML
3 7 (4.52%) CSS
3 7 (4.52%) XML
4 5 (3.23%) SOAP
5 4 (2.58%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (2.58%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (2.58%) REST
6 3 (1.94%) .NET
6 3 (1.94%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.94%) Backbone.js
6 3 (1.94%) React
6 3 (1.94%) Vue.js
7 2 (1.29%) jQuery
7 2 (1.29%) Kafka
7 2 (1.29%) RESTful
7 2 (1.29%) Sass
7 2 (1.29%) Web Services
8 1 (0.65%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.65%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.81%) Analytical Mindset
2 7 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.87%) Enterprise Cloud
3 6 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.58%) DataPower
5 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.58%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (2.58%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.58%) User Experience
6 3 (1.94%) Fintech
7 2 (1.29%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.48%) Windows
2 10 (6.45%) Linux
3 9 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.52%) Unix
5 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.26%) Problem-Solving
2 35 (22.58%) Analytics
3 31 (20.00%) Project Management
4 30 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (14.84%) Change Management
8 21 (13.55%) Business Analysis
8 21 (13.55%) Service Management
9 17 (10.97%) Coaching
10 14 (9.03%) ITIL
10 14 (9.03%) Mentoring
10 14 (9.03%) Scrum
11 12 (7.74%) Data Management
11 12 (7.74%) Process Improvement
11 12 (7.74%) Service Delivery
11 12 (7.74%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.10%) Data Science
12 11 (7.10%) ITSM
13 10 (6.45%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.52%) SQL
2 16 (10.32%) Python
3 11 (7.10%) Java
4 10 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.52%) C#
5 7 (4.52%) R
6 6 (3.87%) C++
6 6 (3.87%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.58%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.29%) ES6
8 2 (1.29%) Ruby
8 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.29%) VB
8 2 (1.29%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.29%) VBScript
9 1 (0.65%) Groovy
9 1 (0.65%) Java 9
9 1 (0.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) Scala
9 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (14.19%) Degree
2 6 (3.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 6 (3.87%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 4 (2.58%) PhD
4 3 (1.94%) CISM
4 3 (1.94%) CISSP
4 3 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.94%) PMP
5 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.65%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.65%) MBA
6 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.03%) Data Quality
2 10 (6.45%) SLA
3 7 (4.52%) QA
4 4 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.58%) PMO
4 4 (2.58%) SEPA
5 2 (1.29%) COBIT
6 1 (0.65%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.65%) EMIR
6 1 (0.65%) FATCA
6 1 (0.65%) GDPR
6 1 (0.65%) MiFID
6 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (3.23%) ACF2
1 5 (3.23%) RACF
1 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.58%) Firmware
2 4 (2.58%) NFS
3 3 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.94%) vSphere
4 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.29%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.65%) Docker
5 1 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) Ansible
2 4 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.58%) vCenter Server
2 4 (2.58%) vMotion
3 2 (1.29%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.29%) PowerCLI
3 2 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.29%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (0.65%) Oozie
4 1 (0.65%) SCCM
4 1 (0.65%) Terraform
4 1 (0.65%) vRealize
4 1 (0.65%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 17 (10.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.81%) Oracle
2 9 (5.81%) Tableau
3 8 (5.16%) HP
4 6 (3.87%) VMware
5 4 (2.58%) Dell
5 4 (2.58%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.58%) Remedy
6 3 (1.94%) Google
6 3 (1.94%) Pega
6 3 (1.94%) Splunk
7 2 (1.29%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.29%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.29%) Cisco
7 2 (1.29%) IBM
7 2 (1.29%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.29%) Teradata
7 2 (1.29%) Trend Micro
8 1 (0.65%) EMC