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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 86 94
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 20 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.60% 0.58% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.64% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £29,500 £30,962
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £43,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  

Statistics 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 1145 1097 1247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.75% 91.65% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 694 628 762
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Statistics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 19 (57.58%) Mathematics
2 17 (51.52%) Degree
2 17 (51.52%) Python
3 15 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (45.45%) MongoDB
4 12 (36.36%) Machine Learning
4 12 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 11 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) Analytics
6 9 (27.27%) SQL
6 9 (27.27%) ETL
6 9 (27.27%) Operations Research
7 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.21%) Statistical Analysis
8 7 (21.21%) Visualisation
8 7 (21.21%) Apache Spark
9 6 (18.18%) MLlib
9 6 (18.18%) Prototyping
9 6 (18.18%) NumPy
9 6 (18.18%) SAS
9 6 (18.18%) Linux
10 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
10 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (15.15%) C
10 5 (15.15%) SciPy
10 5 (15.15%) Information Architecture
10 5 (15.15%) Django
10 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
10 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (21.21%) Apache Spark
2 6 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 15 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
2 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Data Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) ICT Director
5 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Insight Data Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Marketing Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Marketing Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) MLlib
1 6 (18.18%) NumPy
2 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
2 5 (15.15%) Django
2 5 (15.15%) SciPy
3 4 (12.12%) D3.js
4 1 (3.03%) scikit-learn
4 1 (3.03%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Mathematics
2 12 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 12 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 11 (33.33%) Analytics
3 11 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
4 9 (27.27%) ETL
4 9 (27.27%) Operations Research
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.21%) Statistical Analysis
6 7 (21.21%) Visualisation
7 6 (18.18%) Prototyping
8 5 (15.15%) Information Architecture
8 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
9 4 (12.12%) Data Analytics
9 4 (12.12%) Project Management
9 4 (12.12%) Risk Analytics
10 3 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 3 (9.09%) Benchmarking
10 3 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (9.09%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Python
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) C
3 5 (15.15%) R
4 3 (9.09%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (6.06%) PhD
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Vertica
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