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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 214 287 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.30% 21.24% 19.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.26% 22.21% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 126 169 191
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,738 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
1172 1292 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.75% 95.63% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 722 804 980
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 28 May 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 230 (54.12%) Finance
2 130 (30.59%) Banking
3 108 (25.41%) SQL
4 102 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (22.35%) Business Analysis
6 86 (20.24%) Retail
7 76 (17.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 73 (17.18%) Analytical Skills
9 69 (16.24%) Project Management
10 54 (12.71%) Degree
11 50 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 44 (10.35%) MS Excel
13 42 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
14 40 (9.41%) SQL Server
15 38 (8.94%) Asset Management
16 37 (8.71%) Migration
16 37 (8.71%) Data Warehouse
17 36 (8.47%) Data Centre
18 33 (7.76%) Line Management
19 31 (7.29%) .NET
20 30 (7.06%) SDLC
21 27 (6.35%) SAS
21 27 (6.35%) Windows
22 26 (6.12%) MS Office
23 25 (5.88%) C#
23 25 (5.88%) Data Modelling
23 25 (5.88%) Investment Banking
23 25 (5.88%) Retail Banking
24 24 (5.65%) VBA
24 24 (5.65%) Pharmaceutical

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 (6.35%) SAS
2 14 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.94%) Apache
6 3 (0.71%) CMS
6 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.71%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.24%) Documentum
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.24%) FileNet
7 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (10.35%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.12%) MS Office
3 13 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.94%) S-PLUS
4 4 (0.94%) SPSS
5 2 (0.47%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 8 (1.88%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.71%) Sage CRM
2 3 (0.71%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.71%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.24%) Hi Portfolio
4 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.24%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.24%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.24%) LongView
4 1 (0.24%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) Movex
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.41%) Google Analytics
1 6 (1.41%) Office 365
2 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.59%) Firewall
1 11 (2.59%) Internet
2 10 (2.35%) DMZ
2 10 (2.35%) HTTP
2 10 (2.35%) Intranet
2 10 (2.35%) SSL
3 9 (2.12%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (1.88%) Network Security
4 8 (1.88%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.47%) DHCP
5 2 (0.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.71%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (4.47%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (4.47%) Oracle BI EE
4 12 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.12%) BusinessObjects XI
5 9 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.65%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.41%) Base SAS
8 5 (1.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (0.94%) PowerCenter
10 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.47%) MS Access
11 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.94%) HP UFT
2 4 (0.94%) JIRA
3 3 (0.71%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.71%) Selenium
3 3 (0.71%) SpecFlow
3 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.47%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.47%) Subversion
4 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.24%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.24%) MSI
5 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.24%) WinDbg
General
1 230 (54.12%) Finance
2 130 (30.59%) Banking
3 86 (20.24%) Retail
4 25 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 25 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 24 (5.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 19 (4.47%) Front Office
7 8 (1.88%) Local Government
8 7 (1.65%) Legal
9 6 (1.41%) Marketing
10 5 (1.18%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.71%) Law
12 2 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.24%) Back Office
13 1 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.29%) .NET
2 22 (5.18%) XML
3 10 (2.35%) HTML
3 10 (2.35%) XSL
4 8 (1.88%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.18%) CSS
5 5 (1.18%) Web Services
6 3 (0.71%) Middleware
7 2 (0.47%) CGI
7 2 (0.47%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.47%) REST
7 2 (0.47%) SOAP
8 1 (0.24%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.24%) HTML5
8 1 (0.24%) JSON
8 1 (0.24%) LAMP
8 1 (0.24%) WCF
8 1 (0.24%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 73 (17.18%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 22 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.18%) Mathematics
4 20 (4.71%) Economics
5 17 (4.00%) Credit Risk
6 13 (3.06%) Physics
6 13 (3.06%) Statistics
7 11 (2.59%) Psychology
8 10 (2.35%) DataPower
8 10 (2.35%) Fixed Income
8 10 (2.35%) Mobile Banking
9 9 (2.12%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (1.88%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.65%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.94%) Credit Derivative
13 4 (0.94%) Derivative
13 4 (0.94%) iPhone
13 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.35%) Windows
2 13 (3.06%) Windows 7
3 8 (1.88%) Linux
3 8 (1.88%) Unix
4 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (22.35%) Business Analysis
3 76 (17.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (16.24%) Project Management
5 42 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (8.94%) Asset Management
7 37 (8.71%) Migration
8 33 (7.76%) Line Management
9 30 (7.06%) SDLC
10 25 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 24 (5.65%) Translating Business Requirements
12 22 (5.18%) Change Management
12 22 (5.18%) Test Scripting
12 22 (5.18%) Validation
13 21 (4.94%) Manual Testing
13 21 (4.94%) Systems Analysis
14 20 (4.71%) ITIL
14 20 (4.71%) Service Management
14 20 (4.71%) UML
14 20 (4.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 108 (25.41%) SQL
2 25 (5.88%) C#
3 24 (5.65%) VBA
4 19 (4.47%) VB.NET
5 11 (2.59%) Java
6 9 (2.12%) C++
6 9 (2.12%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.65%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.65%) R
8 6 (1.41%) Perl
9 5 (1.18%) Python
10 4 (0.94%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.94%) XPath
11 3 (0.71%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.47%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.24%) C
13 1 (0.24%) PHP
13 1 (0.24%) Ruby
13 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (12.71%) Degree
2 23 (5.41%) ISEB
3 16 (3.76%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.88%) CEH
5 8 (1.88%) CISA
5 8 (1.88%) CISSP
5 8 (1.88%) GCIA
5 8 (1.88%) GIAC
6 7 (1.65%) HND
7 5 (1.18%) PhD
8 3 (0.71%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.24%) HNC
10 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.24%) MCP
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.24%) MOS
10 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.12%) Basel II
2 8 (1.88%) QA
2 8 (1.88%) SLA
3 4 (0.94%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.47%) FATCA
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.71%) Squid
2 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.24%) XenApp
4 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.18%) SCCM
3 4 (0.94%) SCOM
4 2 (0.47%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.24%) Ansible
5 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.24%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.18%) Oracle
3 12 (2.82%) Charles River
3 12 (2.82%) IBM
4 7 (1.65%) Citrix
4 7 (1.65%) Informatica
5 6 (1.41%) Cisco
5 6 (1.41%) Google
5 6 (1.41%) SAP
6 5 (1.18%) Apple
6 5 (1.18%) Cognos
6 5 (1.18%) Sage
7 3 (0.71%) Adobe
7 3 (0.71%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.71%) HP
7 3 (0.71%) Sybase
7 3 (0.71%) VMware
8 2 (0.47%) Fidessa
8 2 (0.47%) Reuters
8 2 (0.47%) Twitter
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