Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 18 14
Rank change year-on-year -26 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 134 315 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.27% 11.59% 11.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.15% 27.68% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 74 113 169
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -19.05% +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,625 £28,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,250 £75,000
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 1,103 1,138 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 43.34% 41.88% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 699 656 553
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% +1.16% +3.61%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 42 (31.34%) Finance
2 40 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (29.10%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (23.13%) SQL
5 26 (19.40%) Degree
5 26 (19.40%) Analytics
6 24 (17.91%) Banking
7 22 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (15.67%) Software Engineering
9 19 (14.18%) Java
10 17 (12.69%) Windows
11 16 (11.94%) SAS
12 14 (10.45%) Python
12 14 (10.45%) Oracle
12 14 (10.45%) SQL Server
12 14 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (9.70%) Big Data
13 13 (9.70%) JavaScript
13 13 (9.70%) Decision-Making
14 12 (8.96%) Data Science
14 12 (8.96%) HTML
15 11 (8.21%) CSS
15 11 (8.21%) Change Management
15 11 (8.21%) QlikView
15 11 (8.21%) Visualisation
15 11 (8.21%) Relational Database
15 11 (8.21%) Mentoring
15 11 (8.21%) Analytical Mindset
16 10 (7.46%) Computer Science
16 10 (7.46%) Microsoft

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 16 (11.94%) SAS
2 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.73%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.99%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.24%) CMS
5 3 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.24%) JBoss
6 2 (1.49%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.49%) IIS
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
7 1 (0.75%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.75%) concrete5
7 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.99%) SPSS
4 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.75%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.75%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.48%) npm
3 3 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.24%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (2.24%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.24%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.24%) Serverless
4 2 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.49%) IaaS
4 2 (1.49%) Office 365
5 1 (0.75%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.75%) PaaS
5 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) Firewall
2 5 (3.73%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (3.73%) SAN
3 4 (2.99%) FTP
3 4 (2.99%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.99%) WinSCP
4 3 (2.24%) VoIP
5 2 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.49%) DNS
5 2 (1.49%) HTTP
5 2 (1.49%) SMS
5 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.75%) AMQP
6 1 (0.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.75%) LAN
6 1 (0.75%) MPLS
6 1 (0.75%) Network Security
6 1 (0.75%) VSAN
6 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.70%) Big Data
3 11 (8.21%) QlikView
3 11 (8.21%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.97%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.48%) MySQL
6 4 (2.99%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.99%) Spotfire
7 3 (2.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.24%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.24%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.49%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.48%) webpack
3 4 (2.99%) ClearCase
3 4 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.99%) XMLSpy
4 3 (2.24%) JIRA
5 2 (1.49%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.49%) Maven
5 2 (1.49%) Selenium
5 2 (1.49%) Subversion
6 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.75%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.75%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.75%) Trac
6 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.75%) XMLUnit
General
1 42 (31.34%) Finance
2 24 (17.91%) Banking
3 9 (6.72%) Marketing
4 4 (2.99%) Retail
5 3 (2.24%) Advertising
6 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (29.85%) Analyst
2 14 (10.45%) Business Analyst
3 13 (9.70%) Software Engineer
4 9 (6.72%) Analytics Manager
4 9 (6.72%) Data Analytics Manager
4 9 (6.72%) Data Manager
4 9 (6.72%) Developer
5 8 (5.97%) Consultant
5 8 (5.97%) Data Analyst
6 6 (4.48%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (3.73%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.73%) Systems Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Architect
8 4 (2.99%) Development Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (2.99%) Senior Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (2.99%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.24%) Service Desk Manager
9 3 (2.24%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.96%) HTML
2 11 (8.21%) CSS
3 7 (5.22%) AngularJS
3 7 (5.22%) Backbone.js
3 7 (5.22%) React
3 7 (5.22%) Vue.js
4 6 (4.48%) JSON
4 6 (4.48%) Sass
4 6 (4.48%) XML
5 5 (3.73%) REST
5 5 (3.73%) SOAP
6 4 (2.99%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (2.99%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (2.99%) Kafka
7 3 (2.24%) Node.js
8 2 (1.49%) Apache Thrift
8 2 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (1.49%) PostGIS
8 2 (1.49%) Protocol Buffers
8 2 (1.49%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.21%) Analytical Mindset
2 10 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.72%) User Experience
4 7 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.48%) Fintech
5 6 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.73%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (2.99%) DataPower
7 4 (2.99%) PMI
7 4 (2.99%) SWIFT
8 3 (2.24%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.49%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.75%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.69%) Windows
2 10 (7.46%) Linux
3 7 (5.22%) Unix
4 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (29.10%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (19.40%) Analytics
4 22 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (15.67%) Software Engineering
6 14 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (9.70%) Decision-Making
8 12 (8.96%) Data Science
9 11 (8.21%) Change Management
9 11 (8.21%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.21%) Visualisation
10 9 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (6.72%) Coaching
10 9 (6.72%) Data Cleansing
10 9 (6.72%) Data Visualisation
10 9 (6.72%) Project Management
10 9 (6.72%) Service Management
11 8 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (5.97%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (5.97%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.13%) SQL
2 19 (14.18%) Java
3 14 (10.45%) Python
4 13 (9.70%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.22%) C#
6 6 (4.48%) ES6
7 5 (3.73%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.73%) Ruby
8 4 (2.99%) C++
8 4 (2.99%) R
9 3 (2.24%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.49%) Java 8
10 2 (1.49%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.49%) Scala
10 2 (1.49%) VB
10 2 (1.49%) VBScript
11 1 (0.75%) Groovy
11 1 (0.75%) Java 9
11 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (19.40%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.99%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.24%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (2.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (2.24%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 2 (1.49%) CISM
4 2 (1.49%) CISSP
5 1 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.99%) SEPA
4 3 (2.24%) GDPR
4 3 (2.24%) SLA
5 2 (1.49%) QA
6 1 (0.75%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.75%) COBIT
6 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.99%) Firmware
2 4 (2.99%) NFS
3 3 (2.24%) HDFS
3 3 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.24%) vSphere
4 2 (1.49%) Docker
4 2 (1.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.99%) Ansible
1 4 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.99%) vCenter Server
1 4 (2.99%) vMotion
2 3 (2.24%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.49%) Kibana
3 2 (1.49%) logstash
3 2 (1.49%) Mesos
3 2 (1.49%) PowerCLI
3 2 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.75%) Ambari
4 1 (0.75%) Oozie
4 1 (0.75%) Terraform
4 1 (0.75%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (0.75%) vRealize
4 1 (0.75%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 14 (10.45%) Oracle
2 10 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.72%) Tableau
4 8 (5.97%) HP
5 6 (4.48%) VMware
6 5 (3.73%) Splunk
7 4 (2.99%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.99%) Dell
7 4 (2.99%) Google
7 4 (2.99%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.99%) Remedy
8 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.49%) Cisco
8 2 (1.49%) IBM
8 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.75%) Sophos
9 1 (0.75%) Symantec
9 1 (0.75%) Teradata
9 1 (0.75%) Thunderhead
9 1 (0.75%) Trend Micro