The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 217 269 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.74% 19.74% 19.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.89% 20.63% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 124 149 196
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,757 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1213 1304 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.60% 95.67% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 779 796 1026
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 235 (54.78%) Finance
2 142 (33.10%) Banking
3 106 (24.71%) SQL
4 101 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (21.91%) Business Analysis
6 83 (19.35%) Retail
7 73 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
8 72 (16.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (16.32%) Project Management
10 58 (13.52%) Degree
11 50 (11.66%) Microsoft
12 45 (10.49%) MS Excel
13 39 (9.09%) Asset Management
14 38 (8.86%) Migration
14 38 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (8.86%) SQL Server
15 37 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
15 37 (8.62%) Data Centre
16 33 (7.69%) MS Office
17 32 (7.46%) Line Management
18 30 (6.99%) .NET
18 30 (6.99%) Test Scripting
19 29 (6.76%) Manual Testing
19 29 (6.76%) SAS
20 28 (6.53%) Change Management
20 28 (6.53%) Test Automation
20 28 (6.53%) SDLC
21 27 (6.29%) Validation
21 27 (6.29%) Windows
21 27 (6.29%) C#

Analyst Skill Set
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 29 (6.76%) SAS
2 15 (3.50%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.93%) Apache
4 4 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.70%) JBoss
6 2 (0.47%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.23%) CMS
7 1 (0.23%) Documentum
7 1 (0.23%) FileNet
7 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 33 (7.69%) MS Office
3 13 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.93%) S-PLUS
5 4 (0.93%) SPSS
6 3 (0.70%) MS Project
7 1 (0.23%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 8 (1.86%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.70%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.70%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.47%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.23%) Hi Portfolio
4 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.23%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.23%) LongView
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) Movex
4 1 (0.23%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.40%) Google Analytics
1 6 (1.40%) Office 365
2 3 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.50%) Firewall
2 14 (3.26%) Internet
3 13 (3.03%) Intranet
4 12 (2.80%) DMZ
4 12 (2.80%) HTTP
4 12 (2.80%) SSL
5 10 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (2.10%) Network Security
6 9 (2.10%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.47%) SAN
7 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.23%) DHCP
8 1 (0.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
3 18 (4.20%) Oracle BI EE
4 12 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (1.86%) BusinessObjects XI
5 8 (1.86%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.40%) Base SAS
7 6 (1.40%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (1.17%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.93%) PowerCenter
10 3 (0.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.47%) GIS
11 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.93%) HP UFT
2 4 (0.93%) JIRA
2 4 (0.93%) Selenium
2 4 (0.93%) SpecFlow
3 3 (0.70%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.47%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.47%) Subversion
4 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.23%) Ant
5 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.23%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.23%) MSI
5 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.23%) WinDbg
General
1 235 (54.78%) Finance
2 142 (33.10%) Banking
3 83 (19.35%) Retail
4 25 (5.83%) Investment Banking
5 23 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 20 (4.66%) Front Office
7 19 (4.43%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.86%) Legal
9 7 (1.63%) Local Government
9 7 (1.63%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.93%) Marketing
11 3 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.70%) Law
12 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.99%) .NET
2 25 (5.83%) XML
3 12 (2.80%) XSL
4 8 (1.86%) HTML
4 8 (1.86%) Web Services
5 6 (1.40%) Middleware
6 5 (1.17%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.70%) CSS
7 3 (0.70%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.70%) SOAP
8 2 (0.47%) REST
9 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.23%) ArcObjects
9 1 (0.23%) HTML5
9 1 (0.23%) JSON
9 1 (0.23%) LAMP
9 1 (0.23%) WCF
9 1 (0.23%) WinForms
9 1 (0.23%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 73 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 24 (5.59%) Mathematics
4 23 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 19 (4.43%) Economics
6 16 (3.73%) Credit Risk
7 14 (3.26%) Mobile Banking
7 14 (3.26%) Statistics
8 12 (2.80%) DataPower
8 12 (2.80%) Physics
9 11 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.33%) Psychology
10 10 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
11 9 (2.10%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.40%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
14 4 (0.93%) Derivative
14 4 (0.93%) iPhone
15 3 (0.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.29%) Windows
2 12 (2.80%) Windows 7
3 10 (2.33%) Linux
4 8 (1.86%) Unix
4 8 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (21.91%) Business Analysis
3 72 (16.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (16.32%) Project Management
5 39 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 38 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (8.86%) Migration
7 32 (7.46%) Line Management
8 30 (6.99%) Test Scripting
9 29 (6.76%) Manual Testing
10 28 (6.53%) Change Management
10 28 (6.53%) SDLC
10 28 (6.53%) Test Automation
11 27 (6.29%) Validation
12 26 (6.06%) Release Management
13 23 (5.36%) ITIL
13 23 (5.36%) Translating Business Requirements
14 21 (4.90%) Data Modelling
14 21 (4.90%) Service Management
15 19 (4.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 106 (24.71%) SQL
2 27 (6.29%) C#
3 24 (5.59%) VBA
4 18 (4.20%) VB.NET
5 16 (3.73%) Java
6 12 (2.80%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.10%) C++
7 9 (2.10%) Python
8 8 (1.86%) Perl
8 8 (1.86%) R
9 7 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.93%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.93%) XPath
11 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.47%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.23%) Jython
12 1 (0.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (13.52%) Degree
2 23 (5.36%) ISEB
3 16 (3.73%) ISTQB
4 13 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.33%) CISA
5 10 (2.33%) CISSP
6 9 (2.10%) CEH
6 9 (2.10%) GCIA
6 9 (2.10%) GIAC
7 6 (1.40%) PhD
8 4 (0.93%) HND
8 4 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.47%) CCNA
9 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.23%) CISM
10 1 (0.23%) MOS
10 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.33%) Basel II
2 7 (1.63%) QA
3 6 (1.40%) SLA
4 5 (1.17%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.47%) FATCA
5 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.17%) Squid
2 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.23%) XenApp
4 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.17%) SCCM
2 5 (1.17%) SCOM
3 2 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.23%) Ansible
4 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.23%) Puppet
4 1 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 50 (11.66%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.36%) Oracle
3 14 (3.26%) IBM
4 11 (2.56%) Charles River
5 8 (1.86%) Citrix
6 7 (1.63%) Informatica
7 6 (1.40%) Cisco
7 6 (1.40%) Google
8 5 (1.17%) Apple
8 5 (1.17%) HP
8 5 (1.17%) SAP
9 4 (0.93%) Cognos
10 3 (0.70%) Adobe
10 3 (0.70%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.70%) Sybase
10 3 (0.70%) VMware
11 2 (0.47%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.47%) Reuters
11 2 (0.47%) Sage
11 2 (0.47%) Sun
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