Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 18 19
Rank change year-on-year -26 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 122 260 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.05% 9.91% 9.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.88% 26.78% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 73 101 142
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.25% -23.81% +10.53%
10th Percentile £27,900 £22,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,250 £61,250 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.06% -5.56% -

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 879 971 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.38% 37.02% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 566 604 490
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.39%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,188 £66,250 £68,875
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,625
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.84% +5.00%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 49 (40.16%) Problem-Solving
2 43 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (31.15%) Degree
4 36 (29.51%) Finance
5 27 (22.13%) SQL
6 26 (21.31%) Analytics
7 22 (18.03%) Software Engineering
8 21 (17.21%) Banking
9 18 (14.75%) SAS
10 17 (13.93%) Java
11 15 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (11.48%) Management Information System
12 14 (11.48%) Visualisation
12 14 (11.48%) Fintech
13 13 (10.66%) Big Data
13 13 (10.66%) Data Cleansing
13 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
13 13 (10.66%) QlikView
13 13 (10.66%) Python
14 12 (9.84%) HTML
14 12 (9.84%) Oracle
14 12 (9.84%) SQL Server
14 12 (9.84%) Data Visualisation
14 12 (9.84%) Tableau
14 12 (9.84%) Decision-Making
15 11 (9.02%) Data Science
15 11 (9.02%) Risk Management
15 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
15 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
16 10 (8.20%) Business Intelligence

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 18 (14.75%) SAS
2 7 (5.74%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.28%) JBoss
3 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.64%) Apache
5 2 (1.64%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.82%) CMS
6 1 (0.82%) concrete5
6 1 (0.82%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.82%) IIS
6 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.92%) SPSS
3 4 (3.28%) AutoCAD
3 4 (3.28%) Mathcad
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.28%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.82%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.92%) npm
2 4 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.28%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.46%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (2.46%) Serverless
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (3.28%) SAN
2 3 (2.46%) Firewall
3 2 (1.64%) VoIP
4 1 (0.82%) AMQP
4 1 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.82%) HTTP
4 1 (0.82%) MPLS
4 1 (0.82%) SMS
4 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.82%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.66%) Big Data
1 13 (10.66%) QlikView
2 12 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.56%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.74%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.92%) MySQL
5 6 (4.92%) Spotfire
6 5 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (4.10%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.10%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.10%) Pentaho
7 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.64%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.92%) webpack
3 3 (2.46%) JIRA
3 3 (2.46%) Selenium
3 3 (2.46%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.82%) Ant
5 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.82%) JUnit
5 1 (0.82%) Maven
5 1 (0.82%) Subversion
5 1 (0.82%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.82%) XMLUnit
General
1 36 (29.51%) Finance
2 21 (17.21%) Banking
3 10 (8.20%) Marketing
4 9 (7.38%) Electronics
5 5 (4.10%) Automotive
6 4 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.28%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.82%) Back Office
8 1 (0.82%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.82%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Publishing
8 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (28.69%) Analyst
2 12 (9.84%) Data Analyst
3 11 (9.02%) Developer
4 10 (8.20%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.38%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Analytics Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Data Analytics Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Data Manager
8 6 (4.92%) Product Manager
9 5 (4.10%) Design Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Physical Design Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Design Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.46%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.46%) Systems Manager
11 3 (2.46%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.84%) HTML
2 10 (8.20%) CSS
3 6 (4.92%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.92%) Backbone.js
3 6 (4.92%) Kafka
3 6 (4.92%) React
3 6 (4.92%) Sass
3 6 (4.92%) Vue.js
4 4 (3.28%) REST
4 4 (3.28%) RESTful
5 3 (2.46%) LDAP
5 3 (2.46%) Node.js
5 3 (2.46%) Spring
5 3 (2.46%) Spring Boot
5 3 (2.46%) Web Services
6 2 (1.64%) Apache Thrift
6 2 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (1.64%) PostGIS
6 2 (1.64%) Protocol Buffers
6 2 (1.64%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Fintech
1 14 (11.48%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.74%) User Experience
3 5 (4.10%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.10%) PMI
4 4 (3.28%) Blog
4 4 (3.28%) Life Science
4 4 (3.28%) Optoelectronics
5 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.46%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.64%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) Windows
2 7 (5.74%) Linux
3 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.64%) Unix
5 2 (1.64%) VMS
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.16%) Problem-Solving
2 43 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (21.31%) Analytics
4 22 (18.03%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (11.48%) Visualisation
7 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
7 13 (10.66%) Data Cleansing
8 12 (9.84%) Data Visualisation
8 12 (9.84%) Decision-Making
9 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
9 11 (9.02%) Data Science
9 11 (9.02%) Risk Management
10 10 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (8.20%) Data Analysis
10 10 (8.20%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.38%) Economics
11 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (6.56%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.13%) SQL
2 17 (13.93%) Java
3 13 (10.66%) Python
4 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.92%) C#
5 6 (4.92%) ES6
6 5 (4.10%) Perl
6 5 (4.10%) Ruby
6 5 (4.10%) Tcl
6 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.28%) Java 8
7 4 (3.28%) R
7 4 (3.28%) Scala
8 3 (2.46%) C++
8 3 (2.46%) Java 9
8 3 (2.46%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.82%) VB
10 1 (0.82%) VBA
10 1 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (31.15%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.28%) PhD
4 3 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.82%) MBA
6 1 (0.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.92%) GDPR
3 5 (4.10%) PMO
4 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.64%) SLA
6 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.46%) Firmware
2 3 (2.46%) NFS
2 3 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (2.46%) vSphere
3 2 (1.64%) Docker
3 2 (1.64%) HDFS
4 1 (0.82%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Ansible
1 5 (4.10%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.46%) Terraform
2 3 (2.46%) vCenter Server
2 3 (2.46%) vMotion
3 2 (1.64%) Ambari
3 2 (1.64%) Kibana
3 2 (1.64%) logstash
3 2 (1.64%) Mesos
3 2 (1.64%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.82%) vRealize
4 1 (0.82%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 12 (9.84%) Oracle
1 12 (9.84%) Tableau
2 9 (7.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.74%) Google
4 5 (4.10%) Cadence
4 5 (4.10%) Synopsys
4 5 (4.10%) VMware
5 4 (3.28%) Ab Initio
5 4 (3.28%) Splunk
6 3 (2.46%) Dell
6 3 (2.46%) HP
6 3 (2.46%) IBM
6 3 (2.46%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.46%) New Relic
6 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco
7 1 (0.82%) EMC
7 1 (0.82%) Sage
7 1 (0.82%) SAP