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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 9 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 162 214 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.23% 16.64% 20.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.88% 17.51% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 107 132 158
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,150 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,789 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +2.25%

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
1020 1222 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.86% 95.02% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 651 839 844
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
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 19 January 2017.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 122 (41.92%) Finance
2 67 (23.02%) Microsoft
3 65 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (18.90%) SQL
5 53 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (15.12%) Windows
7 40 (13.75%) MS Excel
8 39 (13.40%) SQL Server
9 35 (12.03%) Business Analysis
10 33 (11.34%) C#
11 32 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (10.31%) Oracle
13 28 (9.62%) Linux
13 28 (9.62%) Banking
14 27 (9.28%) Windows Server
15 26 (8.93%) Translating Business Requirements
16 25 (8.59%) Scrum
17 24 (8.25%) Project Management
18 23 (7.90%) .NET
19 22 (7.56%) MS Office
19 22 (7.56%) Migration
19 22 (7.56%) Data Analysis
19 22 (7.56%) User Stories
19 22 (7.56%) Degree
20 21 (7.22%) Asset Management
20 21 (7.22%) Active Directory
21 20 (6.87%) Software Testing
21 20 (6.87%) Analytics
22 18 (6.19%) Firewall
23 17 (5.84%) VMware

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 11 (3.78%) SAS
2 6 (2.06%) IIS
3 5 (1.72%) CMS
3 5 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.37%) ArcGIS
4 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.37%) GlassFish
4 4 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 40 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.56%) MS Office
3 7 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) SunGard APT
2 3 (1.03%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.69%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.69%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.69%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.69%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.37%) Office 365
3 3 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.03%) IaaS
4 2 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.19%) Firewall
2 15 (5.15%) VPN
3 10 (3.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (3.44%) LAN
3 10 (3.44%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.09%) DNS
5 6 (2.06%) WAN
6 5 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (1.72%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (1.72%) Network Security
6 5 (1.72%) SSL
7 4 (1.37%) DHCP
7 4 (1.37%) SAN
7 4 (1.37%) Skype
8 3 (1.03%) NAS
9 2 (0.69%) Wireless
10 1 (0.34%) BGP
10 1 (0.34%) Internet
10 1 (0.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.06%) MySQL
6 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (1.72%) QlikView
7 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.37%) GIS
7 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.37%) Power BI
7 4 (1.37%) QGIS
8 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.03%) DB2
8 3 (1.03%) MS Access
8 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 16 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (5.15%) Cucumber
2 15 (5.15%) HP UFT
2 15 (5.15%) SpecFlow
3 14 (4.81%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.41%) FitNesse
4 7 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.37%) Selenium
6 3 (1.03%) JIRA
7 2 (0.69%) NUnit
7 2 (0.69%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 122 (41.92%) Finance
2 28 (9.62%) Banking
3 17 (5.84%) Retail
4 13 (4.47%) Front Office
5 9 (3.09%) Legal
6 8 (2.75%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.75%) Marketing
6 8 (2.75%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.06%) Law
8 5 (1.72%) Back Office
9 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.69%) Billing
11 1 (0.34%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.90%) .NET
2 15 (5.15%) ASP.NET
2 15 (5.15%) Gherkin
3 14 (4.81%) .NET Framework
4 13 (4.47%) AngularJS
5 7 (2.41%) XML
6 6 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (1.72%) SAML
8 4 (1.37%) Google Maps API
8 4 (1.37%) Middleware
9 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.34%) Apache CXF
10 1 (0.34%) CGI
10 1 (0.34%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.34%) HTML
10 1 (0.34%) JPA
10 1 (0.34%) JSF
10 1 (0.34%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 65 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.75%) Derivative
3 8 (2.75%) EPoS
4 7 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.06%) OTC Derivatives
6 5 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.72%) PKI
6 5 (1.72%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.37%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.03%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.03%) User Experience
8 3 (1.03%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.69%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.69%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.34%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.12%) Windows
2 28 (9.62%) Linux
3 27 (9.28%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.78%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.06%) Unix
7 5 (1.72%) AIX
7 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.72%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.37%) Solaris
8 4 (1.37%) zOS
9 2 (0.69%) Android
9 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (12.03%) Business Analysis
3 32 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (8.93%) Translating Business Requirements
5 25 (8.59%) Scrum
6 24 (8.25%) Project Management
7 22 (7.56%) Data Analysis
7 22 (7.56%) Migration
7 22 (7.56%) User Stories
8 21 (7.22%) Asset Management
9 20 (6.87%) Analytics
9 20 (6.87%) Software Testing
10 17 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (5.50%) Test Automation
11 16 (5.50%) Waterfall
12 15 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (5.15%) Defect Management
12 15 (5.15%) TDD
13 14 (4.81%) Change Management
13 14 (4.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 55 (18.90%) SQL
2 33 (11.34%) C#
3 14 (4.81%) PL/SQL
4 11 (3.78%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.44%) Java
6 6 (2.06%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.72%) C++
7 5 (1.72%) R
8 4 (1.37%) Perl
8 4 (1.37%) PHP
9 3 (1.03%) Python
9 3 (1.03%) VBScript
10 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.34%) Erlang
11 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.34%) JCL
11 1 (0.34%) Lua
11 1 (0.34%) Smalltalk
11 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (7.56%) Degree
2 6 (2.06%) ISEB
3 5 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.37%) CCNA
4 4 (1.37%) CFA
5 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.69%) CCNP
6 2 (0.69%) MCP
6 2 (0.69%) MCSA
6 2 (0.69%) MCSE
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) MCDST
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.03%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.03%) SLA
2 2 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 21 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.37%) Squid
4 4 (1.37%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (3.78%) SCCM
2 6 (2.06%) Puppet
3 4 (1.37%) DameWare
4 3 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 67 (23.02%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.31%) Oracle
3 17 (5.84%) VMware
4 15 (5.15%) Cisco
5 10 (3.44%) HP
6 7 (2.41%) Charles River
6 7 (2.41%) Google
7 6 (2.06%) Juniper
7 6 (2.06%) Tableau
8 5 (1.72%) Bloomberg
8 5 (1.72%) F5
8 5 (1.72%) ION Trading
8 5 (1.72%) Palo Alto
8 5 (1.72%) SAP
9 4 (1.37%) EMC
9 4 (1.37%) Splunk
9 4 (1.37%) SunGard
10 3 (1.03%) Adobe
10 3 (1.03%) Dell
10 3 (1.03%) Sophos
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