Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 37 26
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 192 150 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.28% 5.68% 7.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% 6.14% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 142 111 103
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,031 £68,750 £81,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% -17.39%

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 2,472 2,443 2,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.71% 92.50% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,586 1,607 1,348
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,875 £69,375 £70,000
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 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 68 (35.42%) Python
2 58 (30.21%) Degree
3 53 (27.60%) Data Analytics
4 51 (26.56%) Data Science
5 49 (25.52%) Finance
6 44 (22.92%) SQL
7 38 (19.79%) Computer Science
8 36 (18.75%) Java
9 32 (16.67%) Visualisation
10 30 (15.63%) Big Data
10 30 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (15.10%) R
11 29 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (14.58%) Decision-Making
13 27 (14.06%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (14.06%) Machine Learning
14 26 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (13.02%) Collaborative Working
16 24 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
16 24 (12.50%) Banking
17 23 (11.98%) Linux
18 22 (11.46%) SAS
19 21 (10.94%) Software Engineering
19 21 (10.94%) Tableau
19 21 (10.94%) Line Management
20 19 (9.90%) Algorithms
20 19 (9.90%) JavaScript
21 18 (9.38%) Data Modelling
22 17 (8.85%) Progress

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 22 (11.46%) SAS
2 17 (8.85%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.60%) CMS
3 5 (2.60%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.08%) Apache
4 4 (2.08%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.60%) Simulink
2 5 (2.60%) SPSS
3 4 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.69%) Google Analytics
2 8 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.08%) Office 365
6 2 (1.04%) SaaS
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.52%) GitHub
7 1 (0.52%) PaaS
7 1 (0.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.65%) Ethernet
1 7 (3.65%) VLAN
2 1 (0.52%) Broadband
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.63%) Big Data
2 24 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (7.29%) QlikView
4 12 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.69%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.13%) Pentaho
7 6 (3.13%) Power BI
8 5 (2.60%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.60%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.60%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.60%) Spotfire
8 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.08%) MySQL
9 4 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.56%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 11 (5.73%) Hudson
2 9 (4.69%) Selenium
3 7 (3.65%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.56%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.04%) JIRA
6 2 (1.04%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.52%) GoCD
7 1 (0.52%) Pylint
7 1 (0.52%) Subversion
7 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 49 (25.52%) Finance
2 24 (12.50%) Banking
3 10 (5.21%) Marketing
4 9 (4.69%) Retail
5 6 (3.13%) Games
6 4 (2.08%) Social Science
7 3 (1.56%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.56%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Back Office
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Law
9 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (20.83%) Analyst
2 19 (9.90%) Consultant
3 16 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 15 (7.81%) Graduate
5 13 (6.77%) Test Analyst
6 12 (6.25%) Developer
6 12 (6.25%) Python Engineer
7 11 (5.73%) Data Analyst
8 10 (5.21%) Data Scientist
8 10 (5.21%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.69%) Analytics Consultant
9 9 (4.69%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (4.17%) Java Engineer
10 8 (4.17%) Junior
10 8 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (3.65%) Software Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) Software Test Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.77%) HTML
2 12 (6.25%) CSS
3 8 (4.17%) Kafka
3 8 (4.17%) scikit-learn
4 7 (3.65%) 802.1X
5 6 (3.13%) Hibernate
5 6 (3.13%) Node.js
5 6 (3.13%) NumPy
5 6 (3.13%) Pandas
6 5 (2.60%) .NET
6 5 (2.60%) Matplotlib
7 4 (2.08%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.56%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.56%) MLlib
9 2 (1.04%) Backbone.js
9 2 (1.04%) GraphQL
9 2 (1.04%) JMS
9 2 (1.04%) Vue.js
10 1 (0.52%) pytest
10 1 (0.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.90%) Algorithms
3 17 (8.85%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.69%) Fintech
4 9 (4.69%) PMI
4 9 (4.69%) Robotics
5 7 (3.65%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.56%) User Experience
8 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.04%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.52%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) FMCG
9 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.98%) Linux
2 10 (5.21%) Windows
3 8 (4.17%) Unix
4 7 (3.65%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.04%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (27.60%) Data Analytics
2 51 (26.56%) Data Science
3 38 (19.79%) Computer Science
4 32 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 29 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (14.58%) Decision-Making
7 27 (14.06%) Machine Learning
7 27 (14.06%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (13.02%) Collaborative Working
10 24 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (10.94%) Line Management
11 21 (10.94%) Software Engineering
12 18 (9.38%) Data Modelling
13 17 (8.85%) Artificial Intelligence
13 17 (8.85%) Risk Management
14 16 (8.33%) Data-Driven Decision Making
14 16 (8.33%) DevOps
15 15 (7.81%) Customer Engagement
15 15 (7.81%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 68 (35.42%) Python
2 44 (22.92%) SQL
3 36 (18.75%) Java
4 29 (15.10%) R
5 19 (9.90%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.77%) Scala
7 11 (5.73%) MATLAB
8 7 (3.65%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.65%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.56%) C++
9 3 (1.56%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.04%) ES6
10 2 (1.04%) Go
10 2 (1.04%) VBA
11 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.52%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.52%) Perl
11 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (30.21%) Degree
2 14 (7.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.69%) PMI Certification
4 8 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.56%) MCP
6 2 (1.04%) PhD
7 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.21%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.65%) QA
3 5 (2.60%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (7.81%) Kubernetes
2 12 (6.25%) Terraform
3 4 (2.08%) Ambari
4 3 (1.56%) Ansible
4 3 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.56%) Puppet
5 1 (0.52%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 21 (10.94%) Tableau
2 17 (8.85%) Google
2 17 (8.85%) Progress
3 16 (8.33%) Oracle
4 12 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.73%) Splunk
6 5 (2.60%) Teradata
7 4 (2.08%) Citrix
8 3 (1.56%) Platfora
9 2 (1.04%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.04%) CyberArk
9 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.04%) SAP
9 2 (1.04%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.04%) Symantec
9 2 (1.04%) Talend
10 1 (0.52%) Informatica
10 1 (0.52%) PagerDuty
10 1 (0.52%) VMware