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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 9 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 177 210 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.82% 16.92% 19.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.59% 17.87% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 117 128 153
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,050 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%

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
1067 1175 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.35% 94.68% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 712 797 816
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 132 (44.90%) Finance
2 71 (24.15%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 60 (20.41%) SQL
5 52 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (15.99%) MS Excel
7 41 (13.95%) SQL Server
8 39 (13.27%) Windows
9 38 (12.93%) Oracle
10 36 (12.24%) Business Analysis
11 33 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (10.54%) C#
13 29 (9.86%) Project Management
13 29 (9.86%) Degree
14 26 (8.84%) Banking
14 26 (8.84%) Analytics
15 25 (8.50%) .NET
16 24 (8.16%) Migration
17 23 (7.82%) Scrum
17 23 (7.82%) Data Analysis
17 23 (7.82%) User Stories
18 22 (7.48%) Linux
19 21 (7.14%) MS Office
19 21 (7.14%) Defect Management
20 20 (6.80%) Software Testing
20 20 (6.80%) Windows Server
21 19 (6.46%) User Acceptance Testing
21 19 (6.46%) Firewall
22 18 (6.12%) Asset Management
22 18 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server

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 17 (5.78%) SAS
2 4 (1.36%) ArcGIS
2 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (1.36%) JBoss
2 4 (1.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.02%) IIS
3 3 (1.02%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.68%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (15.99%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.14%) MS Office
3 7 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.38%) SAP HCM
2 4 (1.36%) SunGard APT
3 2 (0.68%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.68%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.34%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.34%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.34%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.02%) Office 365
4 2 (0.68%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.46%) Firewall
2 15 (5.10%) VPN
3 10 (3.40%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (2.04%) DNS
4 6 (2.04%) LAN
4 6 (2.04%) Network Security
4 6 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (1.70%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (1.70%) SSL
6 4 (1.36%) Skype
7 2 (0.68%) SAN
7 2 (0.68%) WAN
7 2 (0.68%) Wireless
8 1 (0.34%) BGP
8 1 (0.34%) DHCP
8 1 (0.34%) Internet
8 1 (0.34%) MPLS
8 1 (0.34%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.38%) MySQL
5 7 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.38%) QlikView
6 5 (1.70%) Big Data
6 5 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.70%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.70%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.36%) DB2
7 4 (1.36%) GIS
7 4 (1.36%) MS Access
7 4 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.36%) QGIS
7 4 (1.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.02%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.44%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.10%) Cucumber
3 15 (5.10%) HP UFT
3 15 (5.10%) SpecFlow
4 7 (2.38%) FitNesse
5 4 (1.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.36%) JIRA
5 4 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.36%) Selenium
6 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.34%) Redmine
General
1 132 (44.90%) Finance
2 26 (8.84%) Banking
3 17 (5.78%) Retail
4 12 (4.08%) Front Office
5 10 (3.40%) Marketing
6 9 (3.06%) Legal
7 8 (2.72%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.38%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.70%) Back Office
10 4 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.36%) Law
11 2 (0.68%) Billing
12 1 (0.34%) German Language
12 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.50%) .NET
2 16 (5.44%) .NET Framework
2 16 (5.44%) ASP.NET
3 15 (5.10%) AngularJS
3 15 (5.10%) Gherkin
4 8 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (2.04%) XML
6 5 (1.70%) SAML
7 4 (1.36%) Google Maps API
8 2 (0.68%) Middleware
9 1 (0.34%) Apache CXF
9 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.34%) CGI
9 1 (0.34%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.34%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.34%) J2EE
9 1 (0.34%) JPA
9 1 (0.34%) JSF
9 1 (0.34%) NancyFx
9 1 (0.34%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 71 (24.15%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.72%) Derivative
3 8 (2.72%) EPoS
3 8 (2.72%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.04%) OTC Derivatives
5 5 (1.70%) PKI
6 4 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.36%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.36%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (1.36%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.02%) Fintech
7 3 (1.02%) User Experience
8 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.34%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.34%) iPhone
9 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.27%) Windows
2 22 (7.48%) Linux
3 20 (6.80%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.06%) Windows 7
4 9 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.70%) Unix
5 5 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.70%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.02%) AIX
8 2 (0.68%) Android
8 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.68%) Solaris
8 2 (0.68%) zOS
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (12.24%) Business Analysis
3 33 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (9.86%) Project Management
5 26 (8.84%) Analytics
6 24 (8.16%) Migration
7 23 (7.82%) Data Analysis
7 23 (7.82%) Scrum
7 23 (7.82%) User Stories
8 21 (7.14%) Defect Management
9 20 (6.80%) Software Testing
10 19 (6.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (6.12%) Asset Management
12 17 (5.78%) Translating Business Requirements
13 16 (5.44%) Data Modelling
13 16 (5.44%) Test Automation
13 16 (5.44%) Waterfall
14 15 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (5.10%) TDD
15 14 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 60 (20.41%) SQL
2 31 (10.54%) C#
3 14 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 11 (3.74%) Java
5 8 (2.72%) R
5 8 (2.72%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.04%) Python
8 5 (1.70%) PHP
9 4 (1.36%) C++
9 4 (1.36%) Perl
9 4 (1.36%) VBScript
10 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.34%) JCL
11 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.34%) VB
11 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.34%) VB6
11 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (9.86%) Degree
2 7 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.04%) ISEB
4 4 (1.36%) CFA
4 4 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.02%) CCNA
6 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CCNP
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) MCDST
7 1 (0.34%) MCP
7 1 (0.34%) MCSA
7 1 (0.34%) MCSE
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.36%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.02%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (5.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.36%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.68%) Squid
5 2 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (3.40%) SCCM
2 7 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.36%) DameWare
4 3 (1.02%) Puppet
5 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 63 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 38 (12.93%) Oracle
3 14 (4.76%) Cisco
4 11 (3.74%) SAP
4 11 (3.74%) VMware
5 7 (2.38%) HP
5 7 (2.38%) Juniper
6 6 (2.04%) Charles River
6 6 (2.04%) Tableau
7 5 (1.70%) F5
7 5 (1.70%) Google
7 5 (1.70%) Palo Alto
8 4 (1.36%) Bloomberg
8 4 (1.36%) Splunk
8 4 (1.36%) SunGard
9 3 (1.02%) Cognos
9 3 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.68%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.68%) IBM
10 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
Edinburgh
Standard Life
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £41000 - £61000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NCC Group
Salary: competitive entry-level salary + excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + significant bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £51000 - £59000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Large Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago