Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 129 148
Rank change year-on-year +20 +19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 44 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.63% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% -3.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,300 £32,000
90th Percentile £52,750 £45,875 £56,875
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

Statistics 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 2467 2148 2803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.20% 92.63% 91.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1390 1765
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £69,325 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Edinburgh

Statistics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Statistics in Edinburgh

Statistics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 33 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 30 (68.18%) Python
3 25 (56.82%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (47.73%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (47.73%) Degree
5 20 (45.45%) Mathematics
5 20 (45.45%) SQL
6 18 (40.91%) Algorithms
7 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
8 14 (31.82%) Amazon Redshift
8 14 (31.82%) Apache Spark
8 14 (31.82%) R
9 13 (29.55%) MongoDB
10 12 (27.27%) NumPy
10 12 (27.27%) ETL
11 11 (25.00%) Finance
11 11 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
12 9 (20.45%) Visualisation
12 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (20.45%) Statistical Analysis
13 8 (18.18%) PhD
13 8 (18.18%) C
13 8 (18.18%) Prototyping
14 7 (15.91%) MLlib
14 7 (15.91%) SciPy
14 7 (15.91%) Physics
14 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
15 6 (13.64%) Operations Research
15 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (13.64%) Analytics

Statistics
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 14 (31.82%) Apache Spark
2 5 (11.36%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (47.73%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
4 14 (31.82%) Amazon Redshift
5 13 (29.55%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.55%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.55%) Big Data
7 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.55%) Text Mining
8 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.27%) Power BI
8 1 (2.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (2.27%) SAS EBI
8 1 (2.27%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Data Scientist
2 4 (9.09%) ICT Director
2 4 (9.09%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 3 (6.82%) Analyst
3 3 (6.82%) Research Scientist
4 1 (2.27%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (2.27%) Consultant
4 1 (2.27%) Data Analyst
4 1 (2.27%) Data Analytics Specialist
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (2.27%) Report Analyst
4 1 (2.27%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) NumPy
2 7 (15.91%) MLlib
2 7 (15.91%) SciPy
3 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
3 5 (11.36%) Django
4 2 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (2.27%) scikit-learn
5 1 (2.27%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Algorithms
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Robotics
5 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 20 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 12 (27.27%) ETL
4 11 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.45%) Statistical Analysis
5 9 (20.45%) Visualisation
6 8 (18.18%) Prototyping
7 7 (15.91%) Physics
8 6 (13.64%) Analytics
8 6 (13.64%) Operations Research
9 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.36%) Creative Thinking
10 4 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics
10 4 (9.09%) Information Architecture
10 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 4 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
11 3 (6.82%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 2 (4.55%) Reinforcement Learning
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) Python
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) R
4 8 (18.18%) C
5 5 (11.36%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (4.55%) C#
7 2 (4.55%) Scala
8 1 (2.27%) Lua
8 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.27%) Perl
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) PhD
3 3 (6.82%) Master's Degree
4 2 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) IFRS
1 1 (2.27%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle
1 1 (2.27%) Tableau