The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 56 90
Rank change year-on-year -23 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 21 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.72% 3.37% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 3.67% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 9
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £26,923
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +104.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,600 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £69,000 £38,600
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1121 1089 1260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.89% 91.67% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 683 619 767
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Data Analysis in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 41 (67.21%) SQL
2 38 (62.30%) Finance
3 31 (50.82%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (40.98%) Analytics
4 25 (40.98%) SAS
5 22 (36.07%) Degree
6 18 (29.51%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (29.51%) Banking
6 18 (29.51%) Data Management
7 16 (26.23%) Retail
7 16 (26.23%) Data Mining
8 15 (24.59%) Retail Banking
8 15 (24.59%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 14 (22.95%) Python
9 14 (22.95%) Legal
9 14 (22.95%) Risk Management
9 14 (22.95%) Project Management
10 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure Management
10 13 (21.31%) R
11 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
11 12 (19.67%) Statistics
11 12 (19.67%) Hadoop
12 10 (16.39%) Machine Learning
12 10 (16.39%) Functional Testing
12 10 (16.39%) KYC
13 9 (14.75%) Decision Tree
13 9 (14.75%) Master's Degree
13 9 (14.75%) Business Analytics
13 9 (14.75%) Apache Pig
13 9 (14.75%) Ambari

Data Analysis
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 25 (40.98%) SAS
2 9 (14.75%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.92%) ArcGIS
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.28%) SPSS
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) Data Mining
2 12 (19.67%) Hadoop
3 9 (14.75%) Apache Hive
4 8 (13.11%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (9.84%) GIS
5 6 (9.84%) QGIS
6 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.92%) Big Data
8 3 (4.92%) Geospatial Data
8 3 (4.92%) MySQL
8 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
9 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.28%) DB2
9 2 (3.28%) QlikView
10 1 (1.64%) HBase
10 1 (1.64%) MS Access
10 1 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
1 2 (3.28%) Subversion
General
1 38 (62.30%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Banking
3 16 (26.23%) Retail
4 15 (24.59%) Retail Banking
5 14 (22.95%) Legal
6 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.92%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Back Office
7 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Analyst
2 21 (34.43%) Senior Analyst
3 19 (31.15%) Data Analyst
4 14 (22.95%) Business Analyst
5 13 (21.31%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (19.67%) Senior Business Analyst
7 11 (18.03%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 11 (18.03%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
7 11 (18.03%) Technical Business Analyst
8 10 (16.39%) SQL Analyst
9 8 (13.11%) Consultant
10 6 (9.84%) Data Engineer
10 6 (9.84%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (8.20%) SAS Consultant
11 5 (8.20%) Senior Data Analyst
11 5 (8.20%) Service Analyst
12 3 (4.92%) Actuary
12 3 (4.92%) Geospatial Engineer
12 3 (4.92%) GIS Analyst
12 3 (4.92%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Google Maps API
2 2 (3.28%) Ajax
2 2 (3.28%) JSON
2 2 (3.28%) RSS
2 2 (3.28%) XML
3 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.64%) Fintech
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Analytics
2 18 (29.51%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (29.51%) Data Management
3 15 (24.59%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 14 (22.95%) Project Management
4 14 (22.95%) Risk Management
5 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
6 12 (19.67%) Statistics
7 10 (16.39%) Functional Testing
7 10 (16.39%) KYC
7 10 (16.39%) Machine Learning
8 9 (14.75%) Business Analytics
8 9 (14.75%) Case Management
8 9 (14.75%) Change Control
8 9 (14.75%) Decision Tree
8 9 (14.75%) Factor Analysis
8 9 (14.75%) Line Management
8 9 (14.75%) Regression Analysis
8 9 (14.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) SQL
2 14 (22.95%) Python
3 13 (21.31%) R
4 5 (8.20%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) PHP
5 3 (4.92%) C++
5 3 (4.92%) MATLAB
5 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 2 (3.28%) C
6 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) F#
7 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) Master's Degree
3 3 (4.92%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.64%) IIBA
5 1 (1.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.64%) EMIR
2 1 (1.64%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.64%) HDFS
1 1 (1.64%) KVM
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Ambari
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Google
2 3 (4.92%) Teradata
3 2 (3.28%) Cognos
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (3.28%) Tableau
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