The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 322 231 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.85% 19.36% 19.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.79% 20.14% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 209 123 147
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,100 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1413 1147 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.86% 96.14% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 937 728 774
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 July 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 315 (49.07%) Finance
2 143 (22.27%) Business Analysis
3 124 (19.31%) SQL
4 91 (14.17%) Microsoft
4 91 (14.17%) Banking
5 82 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 79 (12.31%) ITIL
7 77 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (11.84%) MS Office
9 71 (11.06%) Degree
10 70 (10.90%) SQL Server
11 69 (10.75%) Retail
12 66 (10.28%) MS Project
13 64 (9.97%) Windows
14 57 (8.88%) Oracle
15 49 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
16 48 (7.48%) PRINCE
16 48 (7.48%) Asset Management
16 48 (7.48%) Retail Banking
17 45 (7.01%) Project Management
17 45 (7.01%) MS Excel
17 45 (7.01%) SAS
18 43 (6.70%) ISEB
18 43 (6.70%) Scrum
19 39 (6.07%) VMware
20 38 (5.92%) XML
20 38 (5.92%) C#
21 37 (5.76%) UML
21 37 (5.76%) QA
22 35 (5.45%) Systems Analysis

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (7.01%) SAS
2 26 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 26 (4.05%) WebSphere
3 19 (2.96%) MS Exchange
4 14 (2.18%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (2.02%) WebSphere Process Server
5 13 (2.02%) WebSphere Portal
5 13 (2.02%) CMS
6 11 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (0.93%) NServiceBus
8 6 (0.93%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.62%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.62%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.31%) IIS
12 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.16%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 76 (11.84%) MS Office
2 66 (10.28%) MS Project
3 45 (7.01%) MS Excel
4 13 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.78%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 29 (4.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (3.27%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (2.02%) Oracle 11i
4 12 (1.87%) Oracle Payroll
5 11 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (1.56%) Markit EDM
7 7 (1.09%) Temenos T24
7 7 (1.09%) FLEXCUBE
7 7 (1.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.62%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 4 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.93%) SaaS
2 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.80%) Firewall
2 16 (2.49%) SSL
3 13 (2.02%) NetScaler
4 12 (1.87%) LAN
5 11 (1.71%) FTP
5 11 (1.71%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.71%) DNS
6 10 (1.56%) HTTP
6 10 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (1.40%) SAN
8 8 (1.25%) WAN
8 8 (1.25%) SMTP
8 8 (1.25%) HTTPS
8 8 (1.25%) Network Security
9 7 (1.09%) WLAN
10 5 (0.78%) tcpdump
11 4 (0.62%) DHCP
12 3 (0.47%) LDAP
12 3 (0.47%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.47%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (10.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.09%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.78%) Base SAS
9 4 (0.62%) MS Access
10 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (0.31%) DB2
11 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (1.87%) LoadRunner
2 11 (1.71%) Selenium
3 10 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.40%) JIRA
5 8 (1.25%) SpecFlow
5 8 (1.25%) Bugzilla
6 7 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (0.93%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.78%) Fiddler
8 5 (0.78%) Subversion
8 5 (0.78%) FogBugz
9 3 (0.47%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.31%) ERwin
10 2 (0.31%) JMeter
10 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.31%) JUnit
11 1 (0.16%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.16%) NUnit
11 1 (0.16%) Mockito
General
1 315 (49.07%) Finance
2 91 (14.17%) Banking
3 69 (10.75%) Retail
4 48 (7.48%) Retail Banking
5 26 (4.05%) Marketing
6 12 (1.87%) Front Office
7 8 (1.25%) Billing
8 7 (1.09%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.09%) Advertising
9 6 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.78%) Back Office
10 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.62%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.47%) French Language
12 3 (0.47%) Legal
12 3 (0.47%) Electronics
12 3 (0.47%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.92%) XML
2 24 (3.74%) .NET
3 20 (3.12%) HTML
4 13 (2.02%) ASP.NET
5 11 (1.71%) Web Services
6 10 (1.56%) AngularJS
6 10 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (1.56%) CSS
6 10 (1.56%) WCF
7 9 (1.40%) jQuery
7 9 (1.40%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (0.93%) Castle Windsor
9 6 (0.93%) Sass
9 6 (0.93%) J2EE
9 6 (0.93%) NHibernate
10 5 (0.78%) LINQ
10 5 (0.78%) XML Schema
11 4 (0.62%) AppFabric
11 4 (0.62%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.12%) Statistics
2 18 (2.80%) Credit Risk
3 16 (2.49%) Mobile App
4 12 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.71%) Blackberry
6 10 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.09%) Mainframe
8 6 (0.93%) Fixed Income
9 5 (0.78%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.78%) Open Source
10 4 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.62%) iPad
10 4 (0.62%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.47%) FMCG
11 3 (0.47%) Informatics
11 3 (0.47%) Economics
11 3 (0.47%) Derivative
11 3 (0.47%) PKI
11 3 (0.47%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 64 (9.97%) Windows
2 25 (3.89%) UNIX
3 24 (3.74%) Linux
4 16 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (2.34%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.09%) Windows XP
8 6 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.47%) Solaris
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (22.27%) Business Analysis
2 82 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 79 (12.31%) ITIL
4 77 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 48 (7.48%) PRINCE
6 48 (7.48%) Asset Management
7 45 (7.01%) Project Management
8 43 (6.70%) Scrum
9 37 (5.76%) UML
10 35 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
11 30 (4.67%) Analytics
12 28 (4.36%) Change Management
12 28 (4.36%) Data Modelling
12 28 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (3.58%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (3.43%) Service Delivery
14 22 (3.43%) User Stories
15 20 (3.12%) Change Control
16 19 (2.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 124 (19.31%) SQL
2 38 (5.92%) C#
3 23 (3.58%) Java
4 21 (3.27%) JavaScript
5 19 (2.96%) PowerShell
6 14 (2.18%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.02%) T-SQL
8 5 (0.78%) SAS Macro
9 4 (0.62%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.62%) F#
10 3 (0.47%) Python
11 2 (0.31%) R
11 2 (0.31%) VBA
11 2 (0.31%) VBScript
11 2 (0.31%) VB
11 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.31%) Perl
11 2 (0.31%) PHP
12 1 (0.16%) ABAP
12 1 (0.16%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 71 (11.06%) Degree
2 43 (6.70%) ISEB
3 25 (3.89%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.71%) CCA
5 11 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (1.56%) CCAA
7 9 (1.40%) CISSP
7 9 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.40%) MCP
7 9 (1.40%) GIAC
8 7 (1.09%) MCSE
9 6 (0.93%) CEH
10 5 (0.78%) GCIA
10 5 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.78%) CISA
10 5 (0.78%) CBAP
11 4 (0.62%) IIBA
12 3 (0.47%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.76%) QA
2 11 (1.71%) SLA
3 9 (1.40%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.31%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.31%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.16%) Basel II
6 1 (0.16%) BS7799
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) COREP
6 1 (0.16%) EMIR
System Software
1 26 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.80%) Hyper-V
3 17 (2.65%) XenServer
4 16 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (2.34%) XenApp
6 13 (2.02%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.78%) vSphere
8 3 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (2.02%) XenMobile
2 12 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.47%) SCCM
4 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.88%) Oracle
3 39 (6.07%) VMware
4 30 (4.67%) Citrix
5 26 (4.05%) HP
6 19 (2.96%) Cisco
7 15 (2.34%) Business Objects
8 13 (2.02%) thinkFolio
9 11 (1.71%) JBoss
10 10 (1.56%) Twitter
10 10 (1.56%) F5
10 10 (1.56%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.40%) Alterian
11 9 (1.40%) SmartFocus
12 7 (1.09%) EMC
12 7 (1.09%) Fidessa
12 7 (1.09%) Charles River
13 6 (0.93%) Bloomberg
13 6 (0.93%) Lotus
14 5 (0.78%) Google
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Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Net Talent
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Scope AT Limited
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Tomorrow People
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
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Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Resource Management
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £29000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
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