Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 32 47
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 156 137 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.80% 6.23% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 6.72% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 110 90 84
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £49,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.78% -14.35% +21.05%
10th Percentile £27,000 £33,625 £31,400
90th Percentile £65,125 £77,400 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year -6.32% -15.93% +18.95%

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 2,446 2,039 2,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.00% 92.68% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,570 1,339 1,621
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,075 £70,050 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 69 (44.23%) SQL
2 51 (32.69%) Finance
3 49 (31.41%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (31.41%) SAS
4 48 (30.77%) Data Analytics
5 31 (19.87%) ETL
5 31 (19.87%) Degree
6 30 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (19.23%) Big Data
7 29 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (17.95%) Marketing
9 25 (16.03%) JavaScript
9 25 (16.03%) Data Science
10 24 (15.38%) Oracle
10 24 (15.38%) Python
10 24 (15.38%) Data Analysis
11 23 (14.74%) Data Management
12 21 (13.46%) Banking
12 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
13 20 (12.82%) Base SAS
14 19 (12.18%) Java
14 19 (12.18%) Visualisation
15 18 (11.54%) R
16 17 (10.90%) Software Engineering
17 16 (10.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 16 (10.26%) Microsoft
17 16 (10.26%) Visual Analytics
18 15 (9.62%) Hadoop
19 13 (8.33%) Google
19 13 (8.33%) Data Mining

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 49 (31.41%) SAS
2 9 (5.77%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.28%) FileNet
5 1 (0.64%) Apache
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.49%) Google Analytics
3 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.92%) Office 365
5 2 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.28%) IaaS
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 2 (1.28%) SaaS
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.64%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.64%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) HTTP
1 1 (0.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.23%) Big Data
2 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.82%) Base SAS
4 16 (10.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 15 (9.62%) Hadoop
6 13 (8.33%) Data Mining
6 13 (8.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 11 (7.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (7.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 10 (6.41%) Cognos Report Studio
8 10 (6.41%) QlikView
8 10 (6.41%) Relational Database
9 9 (5.77%) Apache Hive
9 9 (5.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 9 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (5.77%) DB2
10 8 (5.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 8 (5.13%) Power BI
11 7 (4.49%) MongoDB
11 7 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) ProC
2 4 (2.56%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.28%) JIRA
4 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.64%) ERwin
4 1 (0.64%) RSpec
4 1 (0.64%) Selenium
4 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (32.69%) Finance
2 28 (17.95%) Marketing
3 21 (13.46%) Banking
4 7 (4.49%) Retail
5 4 (2.56%) Advertising
5 4 (2.56%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.92%) Games
6 3 (1.92%) Legal
7 2 (1.28%) International Banking
7 2 (1.28%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.64%) Law
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.64%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (21.79%) Consultant
2 24 (15.38%) Analyst
3 21 (13.46%) Developer
4 20 (12.82%) SAS Consultant
5 15 (9.62%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.77%) Insight Analyst
6 9 (5.77%) Security Engineer
7 8 (5.13%) Data Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) Analytics Developer
8 7 (4.49%) Data Analyst
8 7 (4.49%) Data Scientist
8 7 (4.49%) SAS Analyst
8 7 (4.49%) SQL Analyst
8 7 (4.49%) SQL Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (3.85%) Cognos Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Data Manager
9 6 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Report Analyst
11 4 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.41%) HTML
2 8 (5.13%) CSS
3 6 (3.85%) .NET
4 5 (3.21%) Kafka
5 4 (2.56%) D3.js
5 4 (2.56%) Node.js
6 3 (1.92%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.92%) FusionCharts
6 3 (1.92%) Google Maps API
6 3 (1.92%) Leaflet
6 3 (1.92%) OpenLayers
7 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.28%) jQuery
7 2 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.28%) Web Services
8 1 (0.64%) HTML5
8 1 (0.64%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.64%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.77%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (4.49%) Credit Risk
3 7 (4.49%) User Experience
4 4 (2.56%) BBC
4 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.28%) Blog
6 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.28%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.28%) Fintech
6 2 (1.28%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.28%) Social Media
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.64%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.33%) Linux
2 4 (2.56%) Unix
2 4 (2.56%) Windows
3 2 (1.28%) Android
3 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.64%) CentOS
4 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.41%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (30.77%) Data Analytics
3 31 (19.87%) ETL
4 30 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (16.03%) Data Science
6 24 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 23 (14.74%) Data Management
8 19 (12.18%) Visualisation
9 17 (10.90%) Software Engineering
10 16 (10.26%) Visual Analytics
11 13 (8.33%) Machine Learning
12 11 (7.05%) Customer Analytics
12 11 (7.05%) Cybersecurity
13 10 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (6.41%) Statistical Modelling
14 9 (5.77%) Data Integration
14 9 (5.77%) SIEM
14 9 (5.77%) Statistics
14 9 (5.77%) Use Case
14 9 (5.77%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (44.23%) SQL
2 25 (16.03%) JavaScript
3 24 (15.38%) Python
4 19 (12.18%) Java
5 18 (11.54%) R
6 8 (5.13%) C#
7 7 (4.49%) PROC SQL
7 7 (4.49%) SAS Macro
8 6 (3.85%) PHP
8 6 (3.85%) Scala
9 5 (3.21%) Ruby
10 4 (2.56%) C++
10 4 (2.56%) Clojure
10 4 (2.56%) Elixir
10 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.92%) C
11 3 (1.92%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.92%) VBA
12 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (19.87%) Degree
2 9 (5.77%) CEH
2 9 (5.77%) CISSP
2 9 (5.77%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (3.21%) PhD
4 3 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.28%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.28%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.92%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.64%) EMIR
3 1 (0.64%) FATCA
3 1 (0.64%) MiFID
3 1 (0.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Docker
2 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) Grafana
2 2 (1.28%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 24 (15.38%) Oracle
2 16 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.33%) Cognos
3 13 (8.33%) Google
4 12 (7.69%) IBM
5 8 (5.13%) Tableau
5 8 (5.13%) Teradata
6 7 (4.49%) Informatica
7 6 (3.85%) Apple
7 6 (3.85%) Capita
7 6 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.56%) Vertica
9 3 (1.92%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.28%) SAP
11 1 (0.64%) Facebook
11 1 (0.64%) Omniture
11 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.64%) Splunk
11 1 (0.64%) Twitter