Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 26 46
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 +20
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 146 206 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.77% 8.20% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 8.81% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 105 116 57
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% +15.79%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,250 £30,650
90th Percentile £71,500 £75,000 £76,400
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% -5.00%

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 2,360 2,338 2,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.24% 93.04% 92.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,471 1,417 1,454
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 74 (50.68%) SQL
2 59 (40.41%) Finance
3 46 (31.51%) Python
4 45 (30.82%) SAS
5 38 (26.03%) Data Analytics
6 35 (23.97%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (21.92%) Software Engineering
9 29 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (18.49%) Machine Learning
11 25 (17.12%) Big Data
11 25 (17.12%) Banking
11 25 (17.12%) Java
12 24 (16.44%) Data Science
13 23 (15.75%) JavaScript
13 23 (15.75%) Degree
14 22 (15.07%) Visualisation
14 22 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (14.38%) ETL
16 20 (13.70%) Data Management
16 20 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (13.01%) Computer Science
18 18 (12.33%) Hadoop
19 17 (11.64%) Apache Spark
20 16 (10.96%) Data Quality
20 16 (10.96%) Statistics
20 16 (10.96%) Linux
21 15 (10.27%) Relational Database
22 14 (9.59%) Mentoring

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 45 (30.82%) SAS
2 17 (11.64%) Apache Spark
3 8 (5.48%) Apache Pig
4 5 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.37%) Confluence
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (4.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.68%) InVision
4 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.48%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (4.79%) Amazon S3
3 7 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.11%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (4.11%) Google Analytics
4 6 (4.11%) Serverless
5 4 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.05%) SaaS
7 2 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.37%) GitHub
7 2 (1.37%) IaaS
7 2 (1.37%) Office 365
7 2 (1.37%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.37%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) DNS
1 1 (0.68%) Intranet
1 1 (0.68%) Network Security
1 1 (0.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.12%) Big Data
2 22 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (12.33%) Hadoop
4 15 (10.27%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.53%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 10 (6.85%) Apache Hive
7 9 (6.16%) SAS EBI
8 8 (5.48%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 7 (4.79%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
9 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (4.79%) Star Schema
10 6 (4.11%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (4.11%) Power BI
11 5 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (3.42%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.05%) Selenium
4 3 (2.05%) Travis CI
5 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.37%) GitLab
5 2 (1.37%) JIRA
5 2 (1.37%) RSpec
5 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.68%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.68%) Maven
6 1 (0.68%) Protractor
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (40.41%) Finance
2 25 (17.12%) Banking
3 14 (9.59%) Marketing
4 7 (4.79%) Retail
5 4 (2.74%) Private Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (20.55%) Analyst
2 24 (16.44%) Consultant
3 22 (15.07%) Developer
4 15 (10.27%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (10.27%) Software Engineer
5 13 (8.90%) Analytics Manager
6 8 (5.48%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.48%) Data Analyst
6 8 (5.48%) SAS Consultant
7 7 (4.79%) Data Manager
7 7 (4.79%) JavaScript Engineer
8 6 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.11%) Data Analytics Manager
8 6 (4.11%) Senior Data Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) AWS Consultant
9 5 (3.42%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Development Manager
10 4 (2.74%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.74%) Junior
10 4 (2.74%) Teradata Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.59%) Node.js
2 7 (4.79%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.11%) HTML
3 6 (4.11%) React
4 5 (3.42%) CSS
4 5 (3.42%) Django
4 5 (3.42%) Kafka
4 5 (3.42%) Web Services
5 4 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.05%) NumPy
6 3 (2.05%) Pandas
7 2 (1.37%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (1.37%) Express
7 2 (1.37%) HTML5
7 2 (1.37%) Middleware
7 2 (1.37%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (1.37%) Velocity
8 1 (0.68%) .NET
8 1 (0.68%) Celery
8 1 (0.68%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.01%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.48%) User Experience
4 7 (4.79%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.42%) Credit Risk
5 5 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.74%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.37%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.37%) FMCG
7 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.37%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.37%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.68%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.96%) Linux
2 8 (5.48%) Windows
3 7 (4.79%) Unix
4 5 (3.42%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.37%) CentOS
6 2 (1.37%) Debian
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.03%) Data Analytics
2 35 (23.97%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (21.92%) Software Engineering
3 32 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (18.49%) Machine Learning
6 24 (16.44%) Data Science
7 22 (15.07%) Visualisation
8 21 (14.38%) ETL
9 20 (13.70%) Data Management
9 20 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (10.96%) Statistics
11 14 (9.59%) Mentoring
11 14 (9.59%) Predictive Analytics
11 14 (9.59%) Project Management
11 14 (9.59%) Test Automation
12 12 (8.22%) Data Visualisation
12 12 (8.22%) DevOps
12 12 (8.22%) Mathematics
13 11 (7.53%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (50.68%) SQL
2 46 (31.51%) Python
3 25 (17.12%) Java
4 23 (15.75%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.90%) R
6 9 (6.16%) Ruby
7 8 (5.48%) Scala
8 6 (4.11%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.11%) C++
8 6 (4.11%) PHP
9 5 (3.42%) C
10 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.05%) C#
11 3 (2.05%) VB
11 3 (2.05%) VBA
12 2 (1.37%) Go
13 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.68%) Clojure
13 1 (0.68%) Elixir
13 1 (0.68%) ES7
Qualifications
1 23 (15.75%) Degree
2 10 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 6 (4.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 5 (3.42%) PhD
5 2 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.68%) CISM
6 1 (0.68%) CISSP
6 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.96%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.48%) QA
3 3 (2.05%) GCP
4 2 (1.37%) GDPR
4 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.68%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.68%) EMIR
5 1 (0.68%) FATCA
5 1 (0.68%) MiFID
5 1 (0.68%) SLA
5 1 (0.68%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (7.53%) Docker
2 10 (6.85%) HDFS
3 3 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.48%) Oozie
2 7 (4.79%) Terraform
3 6 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.11%) Puppet
4 5 (3.42%) Ansible
4 5 (3.42%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.05%) Mesos
6 2 (1.37%) Grafana
6 2 (1.37%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.37%) Sysdig
7 1 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.68%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (8.22%) Google
1 12 (8.22%) Teradata
2 10 (6.85%) Tableau
3 6 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.11%) Oracle
4 3 (2.05%) Informatica
4 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.05%) SAP
4 3 (2.05%) Splunk
5 2 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) Apple
6 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos
6 1 (0.68%) Samsung
6 1 (0.68%) Vertica