Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Statistical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistical Analysis
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 - 161
Rank change year-on-year - +161 -8
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Analysis 14 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.52% - 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £36,000 - £33,000
10th Percentile £27,000 - £31,500
90th Percentile £47,500 - £34,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 - £33,000

Statistical 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%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in Edinburgh

Statistical Analysis
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Statistical Analysis in Edinburgh

Statistical Analysis
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistical Analysis in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 9 (64.29%) Machine Learning
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Statistics
3 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 7 (50.00%) R
4 7 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (42.86%) ETL
6 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (35.71%) Operations Research
6 5 (35.71%) Validation
6 5 (35.71%) SciPy
6 5 (35.71%) NumPy
6 5 (35.71%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (35.71%) MLlib
6 5 (35.71%) Tableau
7 4 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (28.57%) Analytics
8 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
8 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
8 3 (21.43%) Big Data
8 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
8 3 (21.43%) Demand Management
8 3 (21.43%) Time Management

Statistical 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 7 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (21.43%) SAS
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) Big Data
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (14.29%) QlikView
5 2 (14.29%) Spotfire
5 2 (14.29%) Text Mining
6 1 (7.14%) GIS
6 1 (7.14%) Spatial Data
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) MLlib
1 5 (35.71%) NumPy
1 5 (35.71%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Machine Learning
1 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 8 (57.14%) Statistics
3 7 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (42.86%) ETL
5 5 (35.71%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (35.71%) Operations Research
5 5 (35.71%) Validation
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
7 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
7 3 (21.43%) Demand Management
7 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) R
4 3 (21.43%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PhD
3 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Tableau
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Minitab