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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 9 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 137 362 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.99% 22.97% 22.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.62% 24.07% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 108 271 224
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
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
1086 1504 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.01% 95.43% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 774 949 983
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 166 (49.55%) Finance
2 77 (22.99%) SQL
3 76 (22.69%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (19.10%) Banking
6 62 (18.51%) Microsoft
7 52 (15.52%) Business Analysis
8 49 (14.63%) Retail
8 49 (14.63%) MS Excel
9 44 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (12.24%) Project Management
11 38 (11.34%) SQL Server
12 36 (10.75%) Windows
13 33 (9.85%) Degree
14 30 (8.96%) C#
15 29 (8.66%) Oracle
16 28 (8.36%) Migration
17 27 (8.06%) MS Office
18 25 (7.46%) Translating Business Requirements
18 25 (7.46%) Analytics
19 24 (7.16%) Retail Banking
19 24 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
19 24 (7.16%) Data Analysis
20 22 (6.57%) Asset Management
20 22 (6.57%) .NET
20 22 (6.57%) Linux
21 21 (6.27%) Windows Server
22 19 (5.67%) Scrum
23 17 (5.07%) Infrastructure Management
23 17 (5.07%) Marketing

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 16 (4.78%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.48%) SAS
3 10 (2.99%) IIS
4 9 (2.69%) CMS
5 4 (1.19%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.30%) Apache
7 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.30%) JBoss
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.06%) MS Office
3 10 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.69%) SPSS
5 2 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.90%) Hyperion Planning
1 3 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.90%) Sage CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.60%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.60%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.30%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.30%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.30%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.09%) IaaS
1 7 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.49%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.19%) Office 365
4 2 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.79%) LAN
1 6 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 6 (1.79%) WAN
2 5 (1.49%) DHCP
2 5 (1.49%) DNS
3 4 (1.19%) Firewall
4 3 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (0.90%) NAS
4 3 (0.90%) SAN
5 2 (0.60%) Wireless
6 1 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.30%) SMS
6 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.58%) Data Mining
4 8 (2.39%) MS Access
5 7 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.49%) Big Data
7 5 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (0.90%) Essbase
10 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.60%) QlikView
10 2 (0.60%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (3.88%) SpecFlow
2 12 (3.58%) HP UFT
3 11 (3.28%) Cucumber
4 10 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.49%) FitNesse
5 5 (1.49%) Selenium
5 5 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.19%) JIRA
6 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.90%) NUnit
8 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 166 (49.55%) Finance
2 64 (19.10%) Banking
3 49 (14.63%) Retail
4 24 (7.16%) Retail Banking
5 17 (5.07%) Marketing
6 13 (3.88%) Investment Banking
7 11 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.39%) Front Office
9 5 (1.49%) Local Government
10 4 (1.19%) Law
11 2 (0.60%) Back Office
11 2 (0.60%) Billing
11 2 (0.60%) Legal
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.57%) .NET
2 12 (3.58%) XML
3 11 (3.28%) ASP.NET
4 10 (2.99%) Gherkin
5 6 (1.79%) HTML
6 5 (1.49%) Middleware
7 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.90%) CGI
7 3 (0.90%) CSS
7 3 (0.90%) WCF
8 2 (0.60%) REST
8 2 (0.60%) SOAP
8 2 (0.60%) Web Services
9 1 (0.30%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.30%) HTML5
9 1 (0.30%) JSON
9 1 (0.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 76 (22.69%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 10 (2.99%) Mathematics
4 9 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.69%) User Experience
5 8 (2.39%) Economics
6 7 (2.09%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.09%) Statistics
7 6 (1.79%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.49%) Physics
8 5 (1.49%) Psychology
9 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.90%) Derivative
10 3 (0.90%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.90%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (0.60%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.60%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.60%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.60%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.75%) Windows
2 22 (6.57%) Linux
3 21 (6.27%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.28%) Unix
5 8 (2.39%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.19%) AIX
6 4 (1.19%) Solaris
6 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.19%) zOS
7 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (15.52%) Business Analysis
3 44 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (12.24%) Project Management
5 28 (8.36%) Migration
6 25 (7.46%) Analytics
6 25 (7.46%) Translating Business Requirements
7 24 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (7.16%) Data Analysis
8 22 (6.57%) Asset Management
9 19 (5.67%) Scrum
10 17 (5.07%) Infrastructure Management
10 17 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (4.78%) Change Management
11 16 (4.78%) CRM
11 16 (4.78%) Data Modelling
11 16 (4.78%) Systems Analysis
12 15 (4.48%) Software Testing
13 14 (4.18%) ITIL
13 14 (4.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (22.99%) SQL
2 30 (8.96%) C#
3 13 (3.88%) PL/SQL
4 11 (3.28%) VBA
5 9 (2.69%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.39%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.19%) Java
7 4 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.90%) VBScript
9 2 (0.60%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.60%) C++
9 2 (0.60%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.60%) Python
9 2 (0.60%) R
9 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.30%) Erlang
10 1 (0.30%) F#
10 1 (0.30%) Lua
10 1 (0.30%) Perl
10 1 (0.30%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 33 (9.85%) Degree
2 8 (2.39%) ISEB
3 7 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.19%) HND
6 3 (0.90%) CCNA
6 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.90%) MCP
6 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) Analytics IQ
7 2 (0.60%) CCNP
7 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.60%) MCSA
7 2 (0.60%) MCSE
7 2 (0.60%) PhD
7 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.30%) HNC
8 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.28%) QA
1 11 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.49%) Squid
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.69%) Puppet
2 6 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.19%) SCCM
3 4 (1.19%) TeamSite
4 3 (0.90%) WSUS
5 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (18.51%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.66%) Oracle
3 16 (4.78%) VMware
4 10 (2.99%) HP
5 9 (2.69%) Cisco
6 7 (2.09%) Cognos
7 6 (1.79%) Dell
8 5 (1.49%) Google
8 5 (1.49%) Tableau
9 4 (1.19%) EMC
9 4 (1.19%) Sage
9 4 (1.19%) SAP
9 4 (1.19%) Twitter
10 3 (0.90%) Adobe
10 3 (0.90%) Citrix
10 3 (0.90%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.90%) Meraki
10 3 (0.90%) Northgate
10 3 (0.90%) Remedy
10 3 (0.90%) Sophos
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Significant bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Salary: Competitive salary and package
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bouns, Pension, Extras
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CMS Cameron McKenna LLP
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CMS Cameron McKenna LLP
Posted: 25 days ago