Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 18 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 288 233 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.83% 10.13% 11.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.27% 27.94% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 109 168 240
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £75,000 £67,625
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year -10.53% +4.97% +11.73%

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 1056 834 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.71% 36.26% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 619 546 708
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,716 £28,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,375
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.49% +3.61% +3.75%

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 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Analytical Skills.

1 146 (50.69%) Finance
2 117 (40.63%) SQL
3 106 (36.81%) Degree
4 86 (29.86%) Business Intelligence
5 82 (28.47%) Banking
6 72 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 66 (22.92%) SAP
8 56 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (18.06%) SAS
10 45 (15.63%) Teradata
11 44 (15.28%) Retail
11 44 (15.28%) Analytics
12 41 (14.24%) People Management
13 40 (13.89%) Mentoring
14 38 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (12.85%) Data Management
16 36 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
16 36 (12.50%) Automotive
17 35 (12.15%) Oracle
17 35 (12.15%) Retail Banking
18 31 (10.76%) Data Analysis
19 29 (10.07%) ETL
19 29 (10.07%) Cognos
20 28 (9.72%) Management Information System
20 28 (9.72%) MicroStrategy
21 26 (9.03%) Java
22 25 (8.68%) HTML
22 25 (8.68%) ITIL
22 25 (8.68%) Change Management
23 24 (8.33%) SDLC

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 52 (18.06%) SAS
2 9 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.39%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.35%) CMS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.39%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.17%) SAP MM
1 12 (4.17%) SAP SCM
1 12 (4.17%) SAP SD
2 10 (3.47%) SAP BPC
3 6 (2.08%) SAP Retail
3 6 (2.08%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.47%) iPaaS
3 3 (1.04%) Office 365
4 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.17%) DHCP
1 12 (4.17%) DNS
1 12 (4.17%) Internet
2 6 (2.08%) VoIP
3 5 (1.74%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.04%) Network Security
4 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) ATM
5 1 (0.35%) Broadband
5 1 (0.35%) Firewall
5 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (6.25%) Base SAS
3 17 (5.90%) BODI
3 17 (5.90%) Oracle OWB
4 16 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 16 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 13 (4.51%) Big Data
5 13 (4.51%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 12 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.47%) SAP Data Services
7 10 (3.47%) SAP HANA
7 10 (3.47%) SQL Server
8 8 (2.78%) QlikView
9 5 (1.74%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.74%) Power BI
10 4 (1.39%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (5.90%) Selenium
2 13 (4.51%) ProC
2 13 (4.51%) Protractor
3 12 (4.17%) Jasmine
3 12 (4.17%) JUnit
3 12 (4.17%) TestNG
4 4 (1.39%) Axure RP
4 4 (1.39%) JIRA
5 3 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.69%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.35%) ERwin
General
1 146 (50.69%) Finance
2 82 (28.47%) Banking
3 44 (15.28%) Retail
4 36 (12.50%) Automotive
5 35 (12.15%) Retail Banking
6 12 (4.17%) Billing
7 10 (3.47%) Marketing
8 5 (1.74%) Advertising
9 4 (1.39%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.04%) Games
11 2 (0.69%) Legal
12 1 (0.35%) Electronics
12 1 (0.35%) German Language
12 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (35.42%) Consultant
2 72 (25.00%) Analyst
3 46 (15.97%) SAP Consultant
4 29 (10.07%) Senior Analyst
4 29 (10.07%) SQL Analyst
5 22 (7.64%) Data Analyst
6 18 (6.25%) Developer
6 18 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 17 (5.90%) Teradata Consultant
8 16 (5.56%) Business Analyst
9 15 (5.21%) Senior Data Analyst
9 15 (5.21%) SQL Data Analyst
10 14 (4.86%) Senior Business Analyst
10 14 (4.86%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 14 (4.86%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
10 14 (4.86%) Technical Analyst
10 14 (4.86%) Technical Business Analyst
11 13 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.51%) SAS Consultant
11 13 (4.51%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.68%) HTML
2 23 (7.99%) .NET
3 15 (5.21%) CSS
4 12 (4.17%) SAP Core Interface
5 4 (1.39%) XML
6 3 (1.04%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.69%) jQuery
7 2 (0.69%) Middleware
8 1 (0.35%) Ajax
8 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.35%) D3.js
8 1 (0.35%) Kafka
8 1 (0.35%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.72%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.21%) Virtual Team
3 13 (4.51%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (2.43%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.74%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.39%) BBC
7 4 (1.39%) User Experience
8 3 (1.04%) CUDA
8 3 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.04%) Robotics
9 2 (0.69%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.69%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.35%) Fintech
10 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.25%) Windows
2 13 (4.51%) Windows Server
2 13 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.39%) Linux
5 2 (0.69%) Unix
6 1 (0.35%) Android
6 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.86%) Business Intelligence
2 72 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 56 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (15.28%) Analytics
5 41 (14.24%) People Management
6 40 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 38 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (12.85%) Data Management
9 36 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 31 (10.76%) Data Analysis
11 29 (10.07%) ETL
12 25 (8.68%) Change Management
12 25 (8.68%) ITIL
13 24 (8.33%) Performance Management
13 24 (8.33%) SDLC
14 20 (6.94%) Project Management
14 20 (6.94%) Validation
15 19 (6.60%) Migration
15 19 (6.60%) Software Testing
16 17 (5.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 117 (40.63%) SQL
2 26 (9.03%) Java
3 22 (7.64%) C#
4 21 (7.29%) Python
5 20 (6.94%) JavaScript
6 17 (5.90%) R
7 15 (5.21%) SAS Macro
8 13 (4.51%) PowerShell
8 13 (4.51%) PROC SQL
9 8 (2.78%) Scala
9 8 (2.78%) VBA
10 6 (2.08%) C++
10 6 (2.08%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.74%) C
12 4 (1.39%) PHP
13 3 (1.04%) VB
14 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.69%) VB6
15 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 106 (36.81%) Degree
2 13 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.17%) MCSE
4 9 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.13%) PhD
5 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.69%) CISM
7 2 (0.69%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.35%) CISSP
8 1 (0.35%) CRISC
8 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.35%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.08%) QA
3 5 (1.74%) PMO
4 3 (1.04%) IFRS
4 3 (1.04%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.69%) SLA
5 2 (0.69%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.35%) Basel II
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 12 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 12 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
1 12 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
1 12 (4.17%) XenApp
1 12 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (4.51%) SCCM
1 13 (4.51%) SCOM
2 9 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.69%) Ambari
Vendors
1 66 (22.92%) SAP
2 45 (15.63%) Teradata
3 35 (12.15%) Oracle
4 29 (10.07%) Cognos
5 28 (9.72%) MicroStrategy
6 19 (6.60%) Informatica
6 19 (6.60%) Microsoft
7 13 (4.51%) Google
7 13 (4.51%) Tableau
7 13 (4.51%) VMware
8 12 (4.17%) Cisco
8 12 (4.17%) Citrix
8 12 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.43%) Apple
9 7 (2.43%) Ariba
10 4 (1.39%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.39%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.39%) HP
11 3 (1.04%) Facebook
11 3 (1.04%) Minitab