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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 54 50 87
Rank change year-on-year -4 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 38 46 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.43% 3.48% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 3.83% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 4
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £56,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1032 1201 1197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.14% 90.85% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 666 810 717
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in Edinburgh

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 35 (59.32%) SQL
2 34 (57.63%) Analytics
3 32 (54.24%) SAS
4 30 (50.85%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (44.07%) Finance
6 24 (40.68%) Degree
7 20 (33.90%) Data Mining
8 18 (30.51%) Risk Management
8 18 (30.51%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 17 (28.81%) Legal
9 17 (28.81%) Project Management
9 17 (28.81%) Business Analysis
10 16 (27.12%) Python
11 15 (25.42%) R
12 14 (23.73%) Functional Testing
12 14 (23.73%) Hadoop
13 13 (22.03%) Regression Analysis
13 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (22.03%) Workflow
13 13 (22.03%) Business Analytics
13 13 (22.03%) Change Control
13 13 (22.03%) KYC
13 13 (22.03%) Case Management
13 13 (22.03%) Decision Tree
14 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
14 12 (20.34%) Apache Pig
14 12 (20.34%) Factor Analysis
14 12 (20.34%) Line Management
14 12 (20.34%) Ambari
14 12 (20.34%) Apache Hive

Data Analysis
Top Related 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 32 (54.24%) SAS
2 12 (20.34%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.78%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.39%) MS Office
4 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) Data Mining
2 14 (23.73%) Hadoop
3 12 (20.34%) Apache Hive
4 9 (15.25%) Big Data
5 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (10.17%) GIS
6 6 (10.17%) QGIS
7 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
8 4 (6.78%) MySQL
9 3 (5.08%) DB2
9 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
9 3 (5.08%) MS Access
9 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
9 3 (5.08%) QlikView
10 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.39%) Geospatial Data
10 2 (3.39%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (3.39%) Power BI
11 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 17 (28.81%) Legal
3 12 (20.34%) Marketing
4 6 (10.17%) Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.08%) Retail
6 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Back Office
7 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Analyst
2 17 (28.81%) Consultant
3 16 (27.12%) Data Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Data Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) SAS Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Data Scientist
8 4 (6.78%) GIS Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) GIS Data Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Hadoop Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Senior SAS Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Actuary
9 3 (5.08%) Research Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Data Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Service Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Data Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Google Maps API
2 1 (1.69%) Ajax
2 1 (1.69%) JSON
2 1 (1.69%) RSS
2 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.85%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (20.34%) Credit Risk
3 6 (10.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Derivative
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.69%) Fintech
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Analytics
2 18 (30.51%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 18 (30.51%) Risk Management
3 17 (28.81%) Business Analysis
3 17 (28.81%) Project Management
4 14 (23.73%) Functional Testing
5 13 (22.03%) Business Analytics
5 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (22.03%) Case Management
5 13 (22.03%) Change Control
5 13 (22.03%) Decision Tree
5 13 (22.03%) KYC
5 13 (22.03%) Regression Analysis
5 13 (22.03%) Workflow
6 12 (20.34%) Factor Analysis
6 12 (20.34%) Line Management
6 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
7 11 (18.64%) Statistics
8 8 (13.56%) Predictive Analytics
8 8 (13.56%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) SQL
2 16 (27.12%) Python
3 15 (25.42%) R
4 6 (10.17%) Java
5 5 (8.47%) PHP
6 4 (6.78%) C++
6 4 (6.78%) MATLAB
6 4 (6.78%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) F#
7 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.69%) EMIR
1 1 (1.69%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Ambari
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Google
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Cognos
3 3 (5.08%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (5.08%) Tableau
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