Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 44 55
Rank change year-on-year +17 +11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 207 103 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.66% 4.42% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.43% 4.77% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 138 53 96
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -14.69% +17.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,750 £31,125
90th Percentile £65,750 £65,000 £84,625
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £46,500 £55,750
% change year-on-year -8.60% -16.59% +23.89%

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 2456 2158 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 90.93% 92.54% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1405 1764
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.05% +2.98%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,540 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 102 (49.28%) SQL
2 94 (45.41%) Finance
3 91 (43.96%) SAS
4 61 (29.47%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (25.60%) Base SAS
5 53 (25.60%) Data Analytics
6 51 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (23.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 49 (23.67%) Big Data
8 46 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (21.74%) Banking
10 42 (20.29%) Visual Analytics
11 38 (18.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 38 (18.36%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 38 (18.36%) Oracle
12 34 (16.43%) ProC
12 34 (16.43%) SAS Macro
12 34 (16.43%) Infrastructure Management
12 34 (16.43%) PROC SQL
13 32 (15.46%) JavaScript
14 27 (13.04%) Marketing
15 25 (12.08%) Degree
15 25 (12.08%) Data Management
15 25 (12.08%) Microsoft
15 25 (12.08%) Customer Analytics
16 21 (10.14%) ETL
16 21 (10.14%) Linux
16 21 (10.14%) Python
17 20 (9.66%) R
18 19 (9.18%) Big Data Analytics

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 91 (43.96%) SAS
2 6 (2.90%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.45%) Apache
4 2 (0.97%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.97%) FileNet
5 1 (0.48%) nginx
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Actimize
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.86%) GitHub
2 7 (3.38%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (25.60%) Base SAS
2 49 (23.67%) Big Data
2 49 (23.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 38 (18.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 38 (18.36%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 18 (8.70%) QlikView
5 16 (7.73%) SQL Server
6 15 (7.25%) Blockchain
7 14 (6.76%) Hadoop
8 10 (4.83%) Data Mining
8 10 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.86%) Apache Hive
9 8 (3.86%) Cognos Report Studio
10 7 (3.38%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.90%) DB2
12 5 (2.42%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 5 (2.42%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 5 (2.42%) Power BI
12 5 (2.42%) SAS EBI
12 5 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (16.43%) ProC
2 8 (3.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.97%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.97%) JIRA
4 1 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.48%) ERwin
4 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.48%) Selenium
4 1 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 94 (45.41%) Finance
2 45 (21.74%) Banking
3 27 (13.04%) Marketing
4 12 (5.80%) Law
5 4 (1.93%) Retail
5 4 (1.93%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Games
6 2 (0.97%) International Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (40.10%) Consultant
2 50 (24.15%) SAS Consultant
3 49 (23.67%) Developer
4 24 (11.59%) Analyst
4 24 (11.59%) Senior Consultant
5 20 (9.66%) Analytics Developer
6 18 (8.70%) Security Consultant
7 16 (7.73%) Senior SAS Consultant
8 15 (7.25%) Blockchain Developer
9 14 (6.76%) Analytics Consultant
9 14 (6.76%) Data Consultant
10 13 (6.28%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 11 (5.31%) Big Data Consultant
11 11 (5.31%) Linux Consultant
11 11 (5.31%) Splunk Consultant
11 11 (5.31%) Trainee
11 11 (5.31%) Trainee Consultant
11 11 (5.31%) UI Developer
12 10 (4.83%) Data Scientist
13 8 (3.86%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.70%) CSS
1 18 (8.70%) HTML
2 11 (5.31%) jQuery
2 11 (5.31%) Node.js
3 10 (4.83%) Web Services
4 9 (4.35%) .NET
5 8 (3.86%) Ajax
5 8 (3.86%) AngularJS
5 8 (3.86%) REST
5 8 (3.86%) SOAP
5 8 (3.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (3.86%) XML
6 5 (2.42%) D3.js
7 4 (1.93%) FusionCharts
7 4 (1.93%) Google Maps API
7 4 (1.93%) Leaflet
7 4 (1.93%) OpenLayers
8 3 (1.45%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.45%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.97%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.28%) Credit Risk
3 12 (5.80%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.93%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.97%) Smart City
7 2 (0.97%) Social Media
7 2 (0.97%) User Experience
8 1 (0.48%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.48%) BBC
8 1 (0.48%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.48%) Fintech
8 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.48%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (0.48%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.48%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.14%) Linux
2 5 (2.42%) Unix
3 1 (0.48%) Android
3 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.47%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (25.60%) Data Analytics
3 51 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (20.29%) Visual Analytics
5 34 (16.43%) Infrastructure Management
6 25 (12.08%) Customer Analytics
6 25 (12.08%) Data Management
7 21 (10.14%) ETL
8 19 (9.18%) Big Data Analytics
9 18 (8.70%) Business Analytics
9 18 (8.70%) Data Analysis
10 17 (8.21%) Visualisation
11 16 (7.73%) Mentoring
11 16 (7.73%) People Management
12 15 (7.25%) Machine Learning
13 14 (6.76%) Software Engineering
14 12 (5.80%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (5.80%) Dashboard Development
14 12 (5.80%) Security Monitoring
14 12 (5.80%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 102 (49.28%) SQL
2 34 (16.43%) PROC SQL
2 34 (16.43%) SAS Macro
3 32 (15.46%) JavaScript
4 21 (10.14%) Python
5 20 (9.66%) R
6 13 (6.28%) Java
7 9 (4.35%) C#
8 7 (3.38%) Scala
9 4 (1.93%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.45%) PHP
10 3 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.97%) C
11 2 (0.97%) C++
11 2 (0.97%) VB
11 2 (0.97%) VBA
12 1 (0.48%) Clojure
12 1 (0.48%) Elixir
12 1 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (12.08%) Degree
2 5 (2.42%) CEH
2 5 (2.42%) CISSP
2 5 (2.42%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (2.42%) PhD
2 5 (2.42%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (1.93%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (1.45%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.45%) SLA
2 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.93%) Grafana
2 3 (1.45%) Ambari
Vendors
1 38 (18.36%) Oracle
2 25 (12.08%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.18%) Informatica
3 19 (9.18%) Teradata
4 16 (7.73%) Tableau
5 13 (6.28%) Google
6 12 (5.80%) Red Hat
6 12 (5.80%) Splunk
7 11 (5.31%) Cognos
8 8 (3.86%) IBM
8 8 (3.86%) ServiceNow
9 7 (3.38%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.93%) Apple
10 4 (1.93%) Capita
10 4 (1.93%) SAP
11 3 (1.45%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.45%) Facebook
11 3 (1.45%) Twitter
12 1 (0.48%) Adobe
12 1 (0.48%) Omniture