Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 98 100
Rank change year-on-year +30 +2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 86 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.18% 1.75% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 1.89% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 47
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% +50.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,400 £37,125 £29,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £69,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -11.11%

Data Analysis 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 2466 2114 2810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.13% 92.48% 91.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1488 1374 1772
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,505 £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%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 56 (65.12%) SQL
2 47 (54.65%) Banking
3 46 (53.49%) Finance
4 43 (50.00%) Data Management
5 42 (48.84%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (38.37%) SAS
7 33 (38.37%) Retail Banking
7 33 (38.37%) Infrastructure Management
8 26 (30.23%) Degree
9 22 (25.58%) Big Data
10 21 (24.42%) Linux
11 19 (22.09%) Teradata
11 19 (22.09%) Data Mining
12 18 (20.93%) C++
12 18 (20.93%) Analytics
13 17 (19.77%) Algorithms
13 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
13 17 (19.77%) Software Engineering
13 17 (19.77%) Windows
14 15 (17.44%) Mathematics
15 14 (16.28%) Numerate Degree
16 13 (15.12%) Innovative Thinking
16 13 (15.12%) OpenCV
16 13 (15.12%) Robotics
16 13 (15.12%) Quantitative Analysis
16 13 (15.12%) Software Testing
16 13 (15.12%) Image Processing
16 13 (15.12%) Visualisation
16 13 (15.12%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 33 (38.37%) SAS
2 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.33%) SPSS
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.58%) Big Data
2 19 (22.09%) Data Mining
3 10 (11.63%) Base SAS
4 7 (8.14%) QlikView
4 7 (8.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (5.81%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.65%) Power BI
7 3 (3.49%) SAS EBI
7 3 (3.49%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.65%) Subversion
2 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (54.65%) Banking
2 46 (53.49%) Finance
3 33 (38.37%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 55 (63.95%) Analyst
2 38 (44.19%) Senior Analyst
3 37 (43.02%) SQL Analyst
4 27 (31.40%) Data Analyst
5 21 (24.42%) Business Analyst
6 20 (23.26%) Senior Data Analyst
7 18 (20.93%) Senior Business Analyst
7 18 (20.93%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 18 (20.93%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
7 18 (20.93%) Technical Analyst
7 18 (20.93%) Technical Business Analyst
8 17 (19.77%) SQL Data Analyst
9 13 (15.12%) Software Engineer
10 7 (8.14%) SAS Analyst
11 6 (6.98%) Consultant
12 5 (5.81%) SAS Consultant
12 5 (5.81%) SAS Data Analyst
12 5 (5.81%) Senior SAS Analyst
13 4 (4.65%) Report Analyst
13 4 (4.65%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (15.12%) OpenCV
1 13 (15.12%) Web Services
2 4 (4.65%) D3.js
2 4 (4.65%) FusionCharts
2 4 (4.65%) Google Maps API
2 4 (4.65%) Leaflet
2 4 (4.65%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 36 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (19.77%) Algorithms
3 13 (15.12%) Robotics
4 8 (9.30%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.65%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.16%) ASIC
7 1 (1.16%) Photography
7 1 (1.16%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.42%) Linux
2 17 (19.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.00%) Data Management
2 42 (48.84%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (38.37%) Infrastructure Management
4 18 (20.93%) Analytics
5 17 (19.77%) Software Engineering
6 15 (17.44%) Mathematics
7 13 (15.12%) Deep Learning
7 13 (15.12%) Image Processing
7 13 (15.12%) Innovative Thinking
7 13 (15.12%) Machine Learning
7 13 (15.12%) Quantitative Analysis
7 13 (15.12%) Software Testing
7 13 (15.12%) Visualisation
8 12 (13.95%) ETL
9 7 (8.14%) Dashboard Development
9 7 (8.14%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.14%) Visual Analytics
10 6 (6.98%) Data Analytics
10 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.81%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 56 (65.12%) SQL
2 18 (20.93%) C++
3 13 (15.12%) C#
3 13 (15.12%) Java
4 9 (10.47%) Python
5 5 (5.81%) C
6 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.65%) R
7 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) Degree
2 14 (16.28%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Grafana
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Teradata
2 10 (11.63%) Tableau
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle
4 7 (8.14%) Google
5 3 (3.49%) Informatica
5 3 (3.49%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.33%) Workday
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.16%) Vertica