Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 23 47
Rank change year-on-year -17 +24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 139 187 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.30% 8.43% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 9.02% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 99 107 81
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,750 £31,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £82,750 £76,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -21.74% +15.00%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,430 2,074 2,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.68% 93.47% 92.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,591 1,334 1,471
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,460 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Edinburgh

Analytics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytics in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Analytics in Edinburgh

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 66 (47.48%) SQL
2 44 (31.65%) Data Analytics
3 43 (30.94%) Finance
4 36 (25.90%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (24.46%) SAS
6 32 (23.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (21.58%) Python
8 28 (20.14%) Software Engineering
9 27 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (19.42%) Big Data
10 24 (17.27%) Degree
11 23 (16.55%) Java
11 23 (16.55%) JavaScript
11 23 (16.55%) Machine Learning
12 22 (15.83%) Banking
13 21 (15.11%) Marketing
13 21 (15.11%) Hadoop
13 21 (15.11%) Visualisation
14 19 (13.67%) Data Science
15 18 (12.95%) Data Quality
16 17 (12.23%) Data Management
16 17 (12.23%) ETL
17 16 (11.51%) Problem-Solving
18 15 (10.79%) Relational Database
18 15 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
19 14 (10.07%) Computer Science
19 14 (10.07%) Data Analysis
20 13 (9.35%) R
21 12 (8.63%) Data Governance

Analytics
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 34 (24.46%) SAS
2 10 (7.19%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.44%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.72%) CMS
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (5.04%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.44%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.04%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.16%) Office 365
5 2 (1.44%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.44%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.44%) IaaS
5 2 (1.44%) SaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.72%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.72%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) HTTP
1 1 (0.72%) Intranet
1 1 (0.72%) Network Security
1 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.42%) Big Data
2 21 (15.11%) Hadoop
3 15 (10.79%) Relational Database
4 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
5 12 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (7.91%) NoSQL
7 10 (7.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (6.47%) Apache Hive
9 8 (5.76%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (5.76%) Data Mining
9 8 (5.76%) MySQL
10 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (4.32%) Cognos Report Studio
11 6 (4.32%) HBase
11 6 (4.32%) MongoDB
11 6 (4.32%) Power BI
11 6 (4.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.16%) Axure RP
2 3 (2.16%) Selenium
2 3 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.72%) Maven
3 1 (0.72%) RSpec
General
1 43 (30.94%) Finance
2 22 (15.83%) Banking
3 21 (15.11%) Marketing
4 8 (5.76%) Retail
5 4 (2.88%) Advertising
5 4 (2.88%) Games
5 4 (2.88%) Private Banking
6 3 (2.16%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Front Office
8 1 (0.72%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (23.02%) Analyst
2 23 (16.55%) Software Engineer
3 20 (14.39%) Consultant
4 16 (11.51%) Developer
5 15 (10.79%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (7.91%) Data Analyst
7 8 (5.76%) JavaScript Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.32%) Data Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) SAS Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) Senior Data Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Data Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Data Scientist
9 5 (3.60%) Java Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) SAS Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Big Data Engineer
10 4 (2.88%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Teradata Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.76%) Node.js
2 6 (4.32%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.32%) Kafka
3 5 (3.60%) HTML
3 5 (3.60%) React
4 3 (2.16%) CSS
4 3 (2.16%) Django
5 2 (1.44%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (1.44%) OpenGL
5 2 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.72%) .NET
6 1 (0.72%) Celery
6 1 (0.72%) D3.js
6 1 (0.72%) Ember.js
6 1 (0.72%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.72%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.72%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.07%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.47%) User Experience
4 5 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.88%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.88%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.88%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.16%) BBC
6 3 (2.16%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.16%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.16%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.44%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.44%) Blog
7 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.44%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.72%) FMCG
8 1 (0.72%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Robotics
8 1 (0.72%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.91%) Linux
2 6 (4.32%) Windows
3 4 (2.88%) Mac OS X
3 4 (2.88%) Unix
4 3 (2.16%) Android
4 3 (2.16%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.44%) CentOS
5 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.65%) Data Analytics
2 32 (23.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (20.14%) Software Engineering
4 27 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (16.55%) Machine Learning
6 21 (15.11%) Visualisation
7 19 (13.67%) Data Science
8 17 (12.23%) Data Management
8 17 (12.23%) ETL
9 16 (11.51%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (10.07%) Data Analysis
12 12 (8.63%) Data Governance
12 12 (8.63%) Statistics
13 11 (7.91%) Artificial Intelligence
13 11 (7.91%) Data Visualisation
14 9 (6.47%) Business Analysis
15 8 (5.76%) Mathematics
15 8 (5.76%) Predictive Analytics
15 8 (5.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (47.48%) SQL
2 30 (21.58%) Python
3 23 (16.55%) Java
3 23 (16.55%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.35%) R
5 6 (4.32%) C++
6 5 (3.60%) PHP
6 5 (3.60%) Scala
7 4 (2.88%) C
7 4 (2.88%) C#
7 4 (2.88%) Ruby
7 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.88%) VBA
8 3 (2.16%) Clojure
8 3 (2.16%) Elixir
9 2 (1.44%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.44%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.72%) ES7
10 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (17.27%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.60%) PhD
4 4 (2.88%) CISSP
4 4 (2.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (2.88%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 3 (2.16%) CEH
5 3 (2.16%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.44%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.44%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.72%) CISM
7 1 (0.72%) ISEB
7 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.95%) Data Quality
2 9 (6.47%) QA
3 2 (1.44%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.44%) EMIR
3 2 (1.44%) FATCA
3 2 (1.44%) MiFID
3 2 (1.44%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) HDFS
2 6 (4.32%) Docker
3 5 (3.60%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.44%) Oozie
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (7.19%) Tableau
2 9 (6.47%) Google
2 9 (6.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.76%) Oracle
4 6 (4.32%) Cognos
4 6 (4.32%) Teradata
5 5 (3.60%) IBM
5 5 (3.60%) Vertica
6 4 (2.88%) Apple
6 4 (2.88%) SAP
7 2 (1.44%) Capita
8 1 (0.72%) Splunk