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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 198 315 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.62% 22.31% 20.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.32% 23.35% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 122 204 203
Median salary £40,000 £40,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +5.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £26,277 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
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
1143 1349 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.97% 95.54% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 656 856 1002
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 30 June 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 239 (54.69%) Finance
2 117 (26.77%) Banking
3 103 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (22.43%) SQL
5 91 (20.82%) Business Analysis
6 88 (20.14%) Retail
7 79 (18.08%) Analytical Skills
8 69 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 65 (14.87%) Project Management
10 61 (13.96%) Microsoft
11 56 (12.81%) Degree
12 53 (12.13%) MS Excel
13 46 (10.53%) SQL Server
14 39 (8.92%) Asset Management
15 38 (8.70%) Migration
16 36 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
16 36 (8.24%) Windows
17 32 (7.32%) Data Centre
18 31 (7.09%) SDLC
18 31 (7.09%) .NET
19 29 (6.64%) MS Office
20 28 (6.41%) Retail Banking
20 28 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
20 28 (6.41%) Line Management
21 27 (6.18%) Translating Business Requirements
21 27 (6.18%) SAS
21 27 (6.18%) Oracle
21 27 (6.18%) C#
22 25 (5.72%) Investment Banking
22 25 (5.72%) Data Modelling

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 27 (6.18%) SAS
2 22 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.14%) CMS
4 5 (1.14%) IIS
5 4 (0.92%) Apache
6 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.69%) JBoss
7 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.23%) Documentum
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.23%) FileNet
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 53 (12.13%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.64%) MS Office
3 16 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.37%) SPSS
5 4 (0.92%) MS Project
5 4 (0.92%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.23%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.92%) Sage CRM
3 3 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.69%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.69%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.23%) Hi Portfolio
5 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.23%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.23%) LongView
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) Movex
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.37%) IaaS
2 6 (1.37%) Office 365
3 5 (1.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.83%) Firewall
1 8 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (1.37%) Internet
3 5 (1.14%) DMZ
3 5 (1.14%) HTTP
3 5 (1.14%) Intranet
3 5 (1.14%) Network Security
3 5 (1.14%) SSL
3 5 (1.14%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.46%) DHCP
4 2 (0.46%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.60%) BusinessObjects XI
6 7 (1.60%) MS Access
7 5 (1.14%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.92%) Base SAS
8 4 (0.92%) Big Data
9 3 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.46%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.60%) SpecFlow
3 5 (1.14%) HP UFT
4 4 (0.92%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.92%) JIRA
4 4 (0.92%) Selenium
4 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.69%) FitNesse
5 3 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.46%) Subversion
7 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.23%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.23%) MSI
7 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.23%) WinDbg
General
1 239 (54.69%) Finance
2 117 (26.77%) Banking
3 88 (20.14%) Retail
4 28 (6.41%) Retail Banking
5 25 (5.72%) Investment Banking
6 22 (5.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (3.66%) Front Office
8 11 (2.52%) Marketing
9 8 (1.83%) Local Government
10 5 (1.14%) Law
10 5 (1.14%) Legal
11 3 (0.69%) Back Office
12 2 (0.46%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.09%) .NET
2 12 (2.75%) XML
3 9 (2.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (1.60%) HTML
5 5 (1.14%) CSS
5 5 (1.14%) XSL
6 4 (0.92%) CGI
6 4 (0.92%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.69%) Middleware
7 3 (0.69%) WCF
8 2 (0.46%) REST
8 2 (0.46%) SOAP
8 2 (0.46%) Web Services
9 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.23%) HTML5
9 1 (0.23%) JSON
9 1 (0.23%) LAMP
9 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 79 (18.08%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 22 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.81%) Mathematics
5 20 (4.58%) Economics
6 15 (3.43%) Credit Risk
7 14 (3.20%) Statistics
8 13 (2.97%) Physics
9 11 (2.52%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.29%) Fixed Income
10 10 (2.29%) Psychology
10 10 (2.29%) User Experience
11 9 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.83%) Security Operations Centre
13 6 (1.37%) Derivative
14 5 (1.14%) Data Integration
14 5 (1.14%) DataPower
14 5 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (1.14%) Visualisation
15 4 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.24%) Windows
2 13 (2.97%) Windows 7
3 12 (2.75%) Linux
4 10 (2.29%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.06%) Unix
6 7 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (20.82%) Business Analysis
3 69 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (14.87%) Project Management
5 39 (8.92%) Asset Management
6 38 (8.70%) Migration
7 36 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (7.09%) SDLC
9 28 (6.41%) Line Management
10 27 (6.18%) Translating Business Requirements
11 25 (5.72%) Data Modelling
12 24 (5.49%) Analytics
13 23 (5.26%) ITIL
14 22 (5.03%) User Stories
15 21 (4.81%) Systems Analysis
16 19 (4.35%) Change Management
16 19 (4.35%) Scrum
16 19 (4.35%) Waterfall
17 18 (4.12%) Service Management
17 18 (4.12%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 98 (22.43%) SQL
2 27 (6.18%) C#
3 22 (5.03%) VBA
4 12 (2.75%) VB.NET
5 10 (2.29%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.06%) C++
6 9 (2.06%) Java
7 6 (1.37%) Perl
7 6 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.37%) R
8 5 (1.14%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.14%) MATLAB
9 4 (0.92%) Python
10 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.46%) C
10 2 (0.46%) SAS Macro
10 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.46%) XPath
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
11 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (12.81%) Degree
2 17 (3.89%) ISEB
3 12 (2.75%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.60%) HND
4 7 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (1.60%) PhD
5 6 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.14%) CEH
6 5 (1.14%) CISA
6 5 (1.14%) CISSP
6 5 (1.14%) GCIA
6 5 (1.14%) GIAC
7 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.23%) HNC
9 1 (0.23%) MCITP
9 1 (0.23%) MCP
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.23%) MOS
9 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.52%) SLA
2 10 (2.29%) QA
3 4 (0.92%) Basel II
4 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) FATCA
5 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (2.06%) Active Directory
1 9 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.69%) Squid
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
5 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.83%) SCCM
2 6 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.37%) Puppet
3 4 (0.92%) SCOM
3 4 (0.92%) TeamSite
4 3 (0.69%) WSUS
5 1 (0.23%) Ansible
5 1 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 61 (13.96%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.18%) Oracle
3 12 (2.75%) Charles River
4 11 (2.52%) Cisco
5 9 (2.06%) VMware
6 7 (1.60%) Citrix
6 7 (1.60%) IBM
7 6 (1.37%) HP
7 6 (1.37%) Sage
7 6 (1.37%) SAP
8 5 (1.14%) Apple
8 5 (1.14%) Cognos
8 5 (1.14%) Dell
8 5 (1.14%) Google
8 5 (1.14%) Informatica
9 4 (0.92%) Twitter
10 3 (0.69%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.69%) Northgate
10 3 (0.69%) Remedy
10 3 (0.69%) Tableau
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