Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 16 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 223 250 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.39% 10.92% 11.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.63% 25.77% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 116 142 143
Edinburgh median annual salary £41,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.27% +2.78% +1.12%
10th Percentile £23,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £85,000 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +1.12%

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 1,081 970 1,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 40.67% 42.36% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 699 619 638
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,236 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.38% -1.70% +5.88%

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 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 94 (42.15%) Problem-Solving
2 88 (39.46%) Finance
3 66 (29.60%) SQL
4 47 (21.08%) Project Management
5 46 (20.63%) Business Analysis
6 45 (20.18%) Degree
7 42 (18.83%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (17.49%) Banking
9 36 (16.14%) Analytics
10 35 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (13.45%) Service Management
12 26 (11.66%) Microsoft Excel
13 25 (11.21%) Microsoft
14 24 (10.76%) SAS
14 24 (10.76%) ITIL
15 23 (10.31%) Python
16 22 (9.87%) Change Management
17 21 (9.42%) Software Engineering
17 21 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (9.42%) Microsoft Office
17 21 (9.42%) SQL Server
17 21 (9.42%) Mentoring
18 20 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (8.97%) Java
18 20 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
19 19 (8.52%) Infrastructure Management
19 19 (8.52%) Mathematics
20 17 (7.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 17 (7.62%) SDLC
20 17 (7.62%) ITSM

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 24 (10.76%) SAS
2 8 (3.59%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.35%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.35%) JBoss
5 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.90%) WildFly
6 1 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (11.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (9.42%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (7.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (7.17%) MS Visio
5 10 (4.48%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.48%) IaaS
4 9 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.04%) PaaS
4 9 (4.04%) SaaS
5 3 (1.35%) npm
6 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.45%) AWS Data Pipeline
7 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.45%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.93%) Firewall
2 7 (3.14%) Network Security
3 6 (2.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.69%) VoIP
4 4 (1.79%) Wireless
5 3 (1.35%) DNS
6 2 (0.90%) DHCP
6 2 (0.90%) FTP
6 2 (0.90%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.90%) Internet
6 2 (0.90%) SMS
6 2 (0.90%) VPN
6 2 (0.90%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.45%) HTTP
7 1 (0.45%) LAN
7 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (4.04%) Hadoop
3 9 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.79%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.35%) QlikView
8 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.90%) Base SAS
8 2 (0.90%) Big Data
8 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.90%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.59%) Selenium
2 6 (2.69%) JUnit
2 6 (2.69%) Protractor
3 5 (2.24%) Jasmine
3 5 (2.24%) TestNG
4 4 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.35%) webpack
6 2 (0.90%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.90%) Subversion
6 2 (0.90%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.45%) Ant
7 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.45%) Maven
7 1 (0.45%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (39.46%) Finance
2 39 (17.49%) Banking
3 8 (3.59%) Retail
4 5 (2.24%) Legal
4 5 (2.24%) Marketing
5 4 (1.79%) Automotive
5 4 (1.79%) Private Banking
5 4 (1.79%) Publishing
6 3 (1.35%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.90%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Front Office
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 84 (37.67%) Analyst
2 39 (17.49%) Business Analyst
3 20 (8.97%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (6.73%) Software Engineer
5 14 (6.28%) Data Analyst
6 13 (5.83%) Technical Analyst
7 12 (5.38%) Architect
7 12 (5.38%) Technical Business Analyst
8 11 (4.93%) Developer
8 11 (4.93%) IT Manager
9 10 (4.48%) Security Engineer
10 9 (4.04%) Cloud Architect
10 9 (4.04%) IT Analyst
10 9 (4.04%) Migration Manager
11 8 (3.59%) Implementation Manager
11 8 (3.59%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (3.59%) Service Manager
11 8 (3.59%) Support Engineer
12 7 (3.14%) DBA
12 7 (3.14%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.17%) HTML
2 12 (5.38%) CSS
3 11 (4.93%) JSON
4 9 (4.04%) .NET
5 8 (3.59%) XML
6 5 (2.24%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.24%) Qt
6 5 (2.24%) React
7 4 (1.79%) Backbone.js
7 4 (1.79%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 3 (1.35%) Sass
9 2 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.90%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (0.90%) J2EE
9 2 (0.90%) Node.js
9 2 (0.90%) SOAP
10 1 (0.45%) EJB
10 1 (0.45%) LDAP
10 1 (0.45%) Web Services
10 1 (0.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (6.28%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.48%) Mainframe
3 10 (4.48%) User Experience
4 9 (4.04%) Enterprise Cloud
5 7 (3.14%) Analytical Mindset
5 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.79%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.79%) FMCG
7 4 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.35%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.90%) DataPower
9 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.90%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.90%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.90%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.62%) Linux
2 14 (6.28%) Windows
3 7 (3.14%) Unix
4 6 (2.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Android
6 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (42.15%) Problem-Solving
2 47 (21.08%) Project Management
3 46 (20.63%) Business Analysis
4 42 (18.83%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (16.14%) Analytics
6 35 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (13.45%) Service Management
8 24 (10.76%) ITIL
9 22 (9.87%) Change Management
10 21 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (9.42%) Mentoring
10 21 (9.42%) Software Engineering
11 20 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (8.52%) Infrastructure Management
12 19 (8.52%) Mathematics
13 17 (7.62%) ITSM
13 17 (7.62%) SDLC
14 16 (7.17%) Analytical Thinking
15 13 (5.83%) Migration
15 13 (5.83%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 66 (29.60%) SQL
2 23 (10.31%) Python
3 20 (8.97%) Java
4 13 (5.83%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.83%) PowerShell
5 12 (5.38%) C#
6 11 (4.93%) C
7 10 (4.48%) C++
8 8 (3.59%) R
9 5 (2.24%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.24%) VBA
10 4 (1.79%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.35%) ES6
12 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.90%) VB
12 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.45%) Groovy
13 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.45%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (20.18%) Degree
2 9 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.59%) MCDBA
3 8 (3.59%) MCITP
4 6 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.69%) PMP
4 6 (2.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 6 (2.69%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 5 (2.24%) ISEB
5 5 (2.24%) PhD
6 3 (1.35%) CISM
6 3 (1.35%) CISSP
6 3 (1.35%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.90%) CCNA
7 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.90%) HND
7 2 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.90%) VCAP
7 2 (0.90%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.28%) Data Quality
2 13 (5.83%) SLA
3 10 (4.48%) PMO
4 9 (4.04%) QA
5 6 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.79%) COBIT
7 3 (1.35%) IFRS
7 3 (1.35%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.90%) EMIR
8 2 (0.90%) FATCA
8 2 (0.90%) GDPR
8 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.90%) MiFID
8 2 (0.90%) P3O
8 2 (0.90%) SEPA
8 2 (0.90%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.45%) Basel II
System Software
1 10 (4.48%) ACF2
1 10 (4.48%) RACF
2 6 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.90%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (4.04%) Ansible
2 4 (1.79%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (1.79%) Foglight
3 3 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.35%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (0.45%) Oozie
4 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.83%) Teradata
3 11 (4.93%) Oracle
4 10 (4.48%) Tableau
5 7 (3.14%) SolarWinds
6 6 (2.69%) Dell
7 5 (2.24%) Pega
7 5 (2.24%) Remedy
7 5 (2.24%) SAP
8 3 (1.35%) CA
8 3 (1.35%) Capita
8 3 (1.35%) Google
8 3 (1.35%) HP
8 3 (1.35%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.90%) EMC
9 2 (0.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.90%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.90%) Trend Micro
9 2 (0.90%) VMware
10 1 (0.45%) Splunk