Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 240 218 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.02% 9.91% 10.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.81% 27.28% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 121 151 206
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £21,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £78,750 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

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 1,052 799 1,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.53% 36.33% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 667 527 733
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 115 (47.92%) Finance
2 81 (33.75%) SQL
3 75 (31.25%) Degree
4 48 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (18.75%) Banking
6 42 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (16.25%) Infrastructure Management
8 31 (12.92%) Business Analysis
9 29 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (11.67%) Project Management
10 28 (11.67%) Java
10 28 (11.67%) Analytics
11 25 (10.42%) SAS
12 23 (9.58%) HTML
13 22 (9.17%) SQL Server
13 22 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
13 22 (9.17%) Teradata
14 21 (8.75%) ITIL
14 21 (8.75%) Mathematics
15 19 (7.92%) Mentoring
15 19 (7.92%) SDLC
15 19 (7.92%) SAP
15 19 (7.92%) Python
16 18 (7.50%) Microsoft
16 18 (7.50%) C#
16 18 (7.50%) Computer Science
17 17 (7.08%) Software Engineering
17 17 (7.08%) .NET
18 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
18 16 (6.67%) Retail

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 25 (10.42%) SAS
2 8 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.92%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.25%) SAP MM
2 3 (1.25%) SAP SCM
2 3 (1.25%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.25%) npm
4 2 (0.83%) Office 365
5 1 (0.42%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.42%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.75%) Network Security
1 9 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.67%) DHCP
2 4 (1.67%) DNS
2 4 (1.67%) Internet
2 4 (1.67%) VoIP
2 4 (1.67%) Wireless
3 3 (1.25%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.42%) Broadband
4 1 (0.42%) Firewall
4 1 (0.42%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.58%) Hadoop
3 10 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (3.75%) Big Data
4 9 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.50%) BODI
6 6 (2.50%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (2.50%) Power BI
7 5 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.08%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.08%) QlikView
7 5 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.67%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (1.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (4.17%) Selenium
2 9 (3.75%) Protractor
3 8 (3.33%) Jasmine
3 8 (3.33%) JUnit
3 8 (3.33%) TestNG
4 4 (1.67%) Axure RP
5 3 (1.25%) ProC
5 3 (1.25%) webpack
6 2 (0.83%) JIRA
6 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.42%) ERwin
7 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.42%) TestRail
General
1 115 (47.92%) Finance
2 45 (18.75%) Banking
3 16 (6.67%) Retail
4 15 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 13 (5.42%) Automotive
6 7 (2.92%) Marketing
7 5 (2.08%) Advertising
8 4 (1.67%) Billing
8 4 (1.67%) Games
8 4 (1.67%) Legal
8 4 (1.67%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.67%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (34.17%) Analyst
2 32 (13.33%) Consultant
3 31 (12.92%) Business Analyst
4 18 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 16 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
6 15 (6.25%) Developer
7 14 (5.83%) Data Analyst
8 13 (5.42%) SAP Consultant
8 13 (5.42%) Software Engineer
9 11 (4.58%) Implementation Manager
9 11 (4.58%) Migration Manager
9 11 (4.58%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (4.58%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 11 (4.58%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
10 10 (4.17%) IT Analyst
10 10 (4.17%) SOC Analyst
10 10 (4.17%) Test Engineer
11 9 (3.75%) DBA
12 8 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.58%) HTML
2 17 (7.08%) .NET
3 12 (5.00%) CSS
4 9 (3.75%) XML
5 5 (2.08%) Qt
6 3 (1.25%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.25%) Backbone.js
6 3 (1.25%) React
6 3 (1.25%) SAP Core Interface
6 3 (1.25%) Sass
6 3 (1.25%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 2 (0.83%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.83%) Node.js
8 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.42%) D3.js
8 1 (0.42%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.42%) jQuery
8 1 (0.42%) Kafka
8 1 (0.42%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.00%) User Experience
3 11 (4.58%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.92%) Analytical Mindset
5 6 (2.50%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.67%) BBC
7 4 (1.67%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.67%) FMCG
7 4 (1.67%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.25%) CUDA
8 3 (1.25%) Robotics
8 3 (1.25%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.83%) Fintech
9 2 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.83%) Linux
2 9 (3.75%) Windows
3 5 (2.08%) Unix
4 4 (1.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 31 (12.92%) Business Analysis
5 29 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (11.67%) Analytics
6 28 (11.67%) Project Management
7 21 (8.75%) ITIL
7 21 (8.75%) Mathematics
8 19 (7.92%) Mentoring
8 19 (7.92%) SDLC
9 17 (7.08%) Software Engineering
10 16 (6.67%) Data Management
11 15 (6.25%) Migration
12 14 (5.83%) Change Management
12 14 (5.83%) Information Security
13 13 (5.42%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (5.42%) Data Analysis
13 13 (5.42%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (5.42%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (33.75%) SQL
2 28 (11.67%) Java
3 19 (7.92%) Python
4 18 (7.50%) C#
5 15 (6.25%) C
6 14 (5.83%) JavaScript
6 14 (5.83%) R
7 12 (5.00%) C++
8 9 (3.75%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.75%) VBA
9 5 (2.08%) MATLAB
9 5 (2.08%) Scala
10 4 (1.67%) Assembly Language
10 4 (1.67%) PHP
10 4 (1.67%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.25%) ES6
11 3 (1.25%) PROC SQL
11 3 (1.25%) SAS Macro
11 3 (1.25%) VB
12 2 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 75 (31.25%) Degree
2 13 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.75%) MCDBA
3 9 (3.75%) MCITP
3 9 (3.75%) PhD
4 5 (2.08%) ISEB
4 5 (2.08%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.25%) CISM
6 3 (1.25%) MCSE
7 2 (0.83%) CISSP
7 2 (0.83%) HND
7 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.42%) CRISC
8 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.42%) PMP
8 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) PMO
2 8 (3.33%) QA
3 7 (2.92%) SLA
4 4 (1.67%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.25%) COBIT
5 3 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.83%) P3O
7 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.42%) EMIR
7 1 (0.42%) FATCA
7 1 (0.42%) IFRS
7 1 (0.42%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.42%) MiFID
7 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.67%) ACF2
1 4 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (1.67%) RACF
2 3 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.25%) XenApp
2 3 (1.25%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Data Guard
1 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (1.67%) Foglight
1 4 (1.67%) SCCM
1 4 (1.67%) SCOM
2 3 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.42%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 22 (9.17%) Teradata
2 19 (7.92%) SAP
3 18 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.25%) Oracle
5 10 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 7 (2.92%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (2.50%) Apple
7 6 (2.50%) Cognos
7 6 (2.50%) Informatica
7 6 (2.50%) Tableau
8 5 (2.08%) Capita
8 5 (2.08%) Dell
8 5 (2.08%) Google
9 4 (1.67%) CA
9 4 (1.67%) VMware
10 3 (1.25%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.25%) Cisco
10 3 (1.25%) Citrix
10 3 (1.25%) Remedy
11 2 (0.83%) IBM