Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 108 145
Rank change year-on-year +6 +37 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 53 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.95% 1.25% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.35% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 11 11
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £46,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year -8.60% -17.70% +13.00%

Data 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 2472 2142 2791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.12% 92.53% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1393 1760
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 £29,750 £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 Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Data Analytics in Edinburgh

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analytics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 53 (100.00%) Analytics
2 25 (47.17%) Big Data
3 21 (39.62%) Linux
4 19 (35.85%) Big Data Analytics
5 15 (28.30%) Blockchain
6 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
7 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
7 12 (22.64%) Law
7 12 (22.64%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (22.64%) Splunk
7 12 (22.64%) Security Monitoring
7 12 (22.64%) Security Operations
7 12 (22.64%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (20.75%) Node.js
8 11 (20.75%) jQuery
9 10 (18.87%) SQL
10 9 (16.98%) Degree
11 8 (15.09%) Finance
12 7 (13.21%) Threat Management
12 7 (13.21%) Java
12 7 (13.21%) Identity Access Management
13 6 (11.32%) Data Analysis
13 6 (11.32%) SAS
13 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (9.43%) CISSP
14 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
14 5 (9.43%) CEH
14 5 (9.43%) Security+ Certification
14 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (9.43%) Use Case

Data 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 6 (11.32%) SAS
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) Big Data
2 15 (28.30%) Blockchain
3 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) QlikView
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.77%) Text Mining
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) Power BI
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (22.64%) Law
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Consultant
2 18 (33.96%) Security Consultant
3 16 (30.19%) Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Analytics Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Blockchain Developer
5 12 (22.64%) Data Consultant
6 11 (20.75%) Analytics Consultant
6 11 (20.75%) Big Data Consultant
6 11 (20.75%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 11 (20.75%) Linux Consultant
6 11 (20.75%) Splunk Consultant
6 11 (20.75%) Trainee
6 11 (20.75%) Trainee Consultant
6 11 (20.75%) UI Developer
7 7 (13.21%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (13.21%) Senior Security Consultant
7 7 (13.21%) SOC Consultant
8 5 (9.43%) Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Security Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) jQuery
1 11 (20.75%) Node.js
2 1 (1.89%) D3.js
2 1 (1.89%) FusionCharts
2 1 (1.89%) Google Maps API
2 1 (1.89%) Leaflet
2 1 (1.89%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.89%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Analytics
2 19 (35.85%) Big Data Analytics
3 12 (22.64%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (22.64%) Security Monitoring
3 12 (22.64%) Security Operations
4 7 (13.21%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (13.21%) Threat Management
5 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.32%) Data Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.43%) SIEM
6 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) Threat Intelligence
6 5 (9.43%) Use Case
7 4 (7.55%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (7.55%) Statistics
7 4 (7.55%) Visualisation
8 3 (5.66%) Machine Learning
8 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.87%) SQL
3 7 (13.21%) Java
4 4 (7.55%) Python
4 4 (7.55%) R
5 3 (5.66%) Scala
6 2 (3.77%) C
6 2 (3.77%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) Clojure
7 1 (1.89%) Elixir
7 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) CEH
2 5 (9.43%) CISSP
2 5 (9.43%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (9.43%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (5.66%) PhD
4 1 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Grafana
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
1 12 (22.64%) Splunk
2 2 (3.77%) Informatica
2 2 (3.77%) Tableau
3 1 (1.89%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle