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

Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 29 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 156 204 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.16% 7.53% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.62% 8.10% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 100 122 56
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,567 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.92% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £33,125
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.25% -11.11% -11.55%

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 2,356 2,520 2,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.98% 93.06% 93.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,419 1,514 1,358
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,950 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% - +3.53%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 62 (39.74%) SQL
2 56 (35.90%) Python
3 48 (30.77%) Degree
4 47 (30.13%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (28.85%) Finance
6 43 (27.56%) Data Analytics
7 41 (26.28%) Data Science
8 39 (25.00%) SAS
9 36 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (20.51%) Java
10 32 (20.51%) Computer Science
11 31 (19.87%) Software Engineering
12 30 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (18.59%) Big Data
14 25 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (15.38%) Linux
15 24 (15.38%) Test Automation
16 23 (14.74%) Machine Learning
16 23 (14.74%) Apache Spark
17 22 (14.10%) ETL
18 21 (13.46%) Banking
19 20 (12.82%) Mathematics
19 20 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
19 20 (12.82%) R
19 20 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
20 19 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
20 19 (12.18%) Data Management
21 16 (10.26%) Predictive Analytics
21 16 (10.26%) Visualisation
21 16 (10.26%) Data Modelling

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 39 (25.00%) SAS
2 23 (14.74%) Apache Spark
3 9 (5.77%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.28%) CMS
5 2 (1.28%) Confluence
6 1 (0.64%) Apache
6 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.28%) Simulink
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.64%) InVision
4 1 (0.64%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.13%) Amazon EMR
2 8 (5.13%) Google Analytics
2 8 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (4.49%) Amazon S3
4 6 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.85%) Serverless
5 4 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.56%) SaaS
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.28%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (1.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.28%) GitHub
6 2 (1.28%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.28%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) Internet
1 2 (1.28%) Wireless
2 1 (0.64%) DNS
2 1 (0.64%) Intranet
2 1 (0.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.59%) Big Data
2 20 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (9.62%) Hadoop
4 14 (8.97%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.05%) Apache Hive
6 10 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (6.41%) NoSQL
6 10 (6.41%) SQL Server
7 9 (5.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 9 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (5.13%) Power BI
8 8 (5.13%) QlikView
9 7 (4.49%) SAS EBI
9 7 (4.49%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 6 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
10 6 (3.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.85%) JIRA
4 5 (3.21%) Selenium
5 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.92%) Protractor
6 3 (1.92%) RSpec
6 3 (1.92%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.28%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.28%) GitLab
7 2 (1.28%) Subversion
7 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.64%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (0.64%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.64%) Maven
8 1 (0.64%) QUnit
8 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (28.85%) Finance
2 21 (13.46%) Banking
3 8 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.64%) Publishing
5 1 (0.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.64%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 24 (15.38%) Analyst
2 22 (14.10%) Consultant
3 21 (13.46%) Developer
4 14 (8.97%) Analytics Manager
5 11 (7.05%) Data Scientist
5 11 (7.05%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (5.13%) Development Manager
7 8 (5.13%) Technical Development Manager
7 8 (5.13%) Technical Leader
7 8 (5.13%) Technical Manager
8 7 (4.49%) Data Analytics Manager
8 7 (4.49%) SAS Consultant
9 6 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.85%) Data Manager
10 5 (3.21%) AWS Consultant
10 5 (3.21%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.56%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.05%) Node.js
1 11 (7.05%) NumPy
1 11 (7.05%) Pandas
2 7 (4.49%) Matplotlib
2 7 (4.49%) scikit-learn
2 7 (4.49%) SciPy
3 6 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 6 (3.85%) CSS
3 6 (3.85%) HTML
4 5 (3.21%) Kafka
4 5 (3.21%) React
4 5 (3.21%) Web Services
5 4 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (1.92%) .NET
6 3 (1.92%) Django
6 3 (1.92%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (1.92%) Spring
7 2 (1.28%) HTML5
7 2 (1.28%) Swing
7 2 (1.28%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 30 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.49%) User Experience
4 6 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.85%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.92%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.28%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.28%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.28%) FMCG
7 2 (1.28%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.28%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.28%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.64%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.38%) Linux
2 12 (7.69%) Windows
3 6 (3.85%) Unix
4 5 (3.21%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.28%) CentOS
7 2 (1.28%) Debian
7 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.13%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (27.56%) Data Analytics
3 41 (26.28%) Data Science
4 36 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (19.87%) Software Engineering
6 25 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 23 (14.74%) Machine Learning
9 22 (14.10%) ETL
10 20 (12.82%) Mathematics
11 19 (12.18%) Data Management
11 19 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (10.26%) Data Modelling
12 16 (10.26%) DevOps
12 16 (10.26%) Predictive Analytics
12 16 (10.26%) Visualisation
13 15 (9.62%) Mentoring
14 14 (8.97%) Decision-Making
14 14 (8.97%) Physics
15 13 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.74%) SQL
2 56 (35.90%) Python
3 32 (20.51%) Java
4 20 (12.82%) R
5 16 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.41%) MATLAB
7 9 (5.77%) Ruby
7 9 (5.77%) Scala
8 6 (3.85%) C
8 6 (3.85%) C#
8 6 (3.85%) C++
8 6 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.21%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.21%) PHP
10 3 (1.92%) VB
11 2 (1.28%) Go
11 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.64%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.64%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (30.77%) Degree
2 20 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.56%) CEH
3 4 (2.56%) CISSP
3 4 (2.56%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (2.56%) PhD
3 4 (2.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 4 (2.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 3 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.21%) QA
3 4 (2.56%) GDPR
4 1 (0.64%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.41%) Docker
2 7 (4.49%) HDFS
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) Kubernetes
1 8 (5.13%) Oozie
2 7 (4.49%) Terraform
3 6 (3.85%) Ansible
3 6 (3.85%) Puppet
4 5 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.92%) Mesos
6 2 (1.28%) Grafana
6 2 (1.28%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.28%) Sysdig
7 1 (0.64%) Ambari
7 1 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.64%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.64%) SCCM
7 1 (0.64%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (8.97%) Google
2 10 (6.41%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.77%) Teradata
4 8 (5.13%) Oracle
5 7 (4.49%) Tableau
6 5 (3.21%) IBM
7 4 (2.56%) Progress
8 3 (1.92%) Informatica
8 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.28%) Cognos
9 2 (1.28%) SAP
9 2 (1.28%) Splunk
10 1 (0.64%) Adobe
10 1 (0.64%) Apple
10 1 (0.64%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.64%) Remedy
10 1 (0.64%) Samsung