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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 9 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 130 244 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.14% 16.87% 20.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.73% 17.66% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 90 164 214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £61,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
1021 1382 1467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.33% 95.57% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 661 875 988
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 141 (46.84%) Finance
2 76 (25.25%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (20.93%) Microsoft
4 62 (20.60%) SQL
5 60 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (14.95%) Banking
7 44 (14.62%) MS Excel
8 41 (13.62%) Business Analysis
9 39 (12.96%) Windows
10 37 (12.29%) SQL Server
11 35 (11.63%) C#
12 33 (10.96%) Project Management
13 32 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 30 (9.97%) Oracle
15 29 (9.63%) Migration
15 29 (9.63%) Retail
15 29 (9.63%) Translating Business Requirements
16 27 (8.97%) Linux
17 24 (7.97%) MS Office
17 24 (7.97%) .NET
17 24 (7.97%) Analytics
17 24 (7.97%) Degree
18 23 (7.64%) Asset Management
19 22 (7.31%) User Stories
19 22 (7.31%) Windows Server
20 21 (6.98%) VMware
21 20 (6.64%) Scrum
21 20 (6.64%) Data Analysis
22 19 (6.31%) Software Testing
23 18 (5.98%) Infrastructure Management

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 (5.32%) SAS
2 12 (3.99%) IIS
3 7 (2.33%) CMS
3 7 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.66%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.33%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.00%) JBoss
7 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (14.62%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.97%) MS Office
3 9 (2.99%) SPSS
4 8 (2.66%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) SunGard APT
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.66%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.66%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.66%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.66%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.33%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.99%) IaaS
1 9 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.00%) Office 365
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) Firewall
2 6 (1.99%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (1.99%) LAN
2 6 (1.99%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.99%) WAN
3 4 (1.33%) DHCP
3 4 (1.33%) DNS
4 3 (1.00%) NAS
4 3 (1.00%) SAN
5 2 (0.66%) VPN
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.33%) Data Mining
4 7 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.66%) MS Access
6 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.66%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (1.33%) Big Data
7 4 (1.33%) QlikView
7 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.66%) DB2
9 2 (0.66%) Essbase
9 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.66%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 16 (5.32%) Cucumber
1 16 (5.32%) HP UFT
1 16 (5.32%) SpecFlow
2 12 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.32%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (3.32%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.33%) FitNesse
5 5 (1.66%) Selenium
6 4 (1.33%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.00%) JIRA
7 3 (1.00%) NUnit
8 1 (0.33%) Subversion
8 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 141 (46.84%) Finance
2 45 (14.95%) Banking
3 29 (9.63%) Retail
4 18 (5.98%) Retail Banking
5 15 (4.98%) Marketing
6 13 (4.32%) Front Office
7 12 (3.99%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.99%) Legal
9 5 (1.66%) Back Office
10 4 (1.33%) Law
11 2 (0.66%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) German Language
12 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.97%) .NET
2 15 (4.98%) Gherkin
3 14 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.99%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.66%) AngularJS
5 8 (2.66%) XML
6 4 (1.33%) Middleware
7 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.66%) CGI
9 1 (0.33%) Apache CXF
9 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.33%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.33%) HTML
9 1 (0.33%) JPA
9 1 (0.33%) JSF
9 1 (0.33%) RichFaces
9 1 (0.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (25.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.99%) Derivative
4 8 (2.66%) OTC Derivatives
5 7 (2.33%) User Experience
6 6 (1.99%) EPoS
6 6 (1.99%) Statistics
7 5 (1.66%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.00%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.00%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.33%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.96%) Windows
2 27 (8.97%) Linux
3 22 (7.31%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.66%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.33%) Unix
6 5 (1.66%) AIX
6 5 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.33%) Solaris
7 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.33%) zOS
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (13.62%) Business Analysis
3 33 (10.96%) Project Management
4 32 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (9.63%) Migration
5 29 (9.63%) Translating Business Requirements
6 24 (7.97%) Analytics
7 23 (7.64%) Asset Management
8 22 (7.31%) User Stories
9 20 (6.64%) Data Analysis
9 20 (6.64%) Scrum
10 19 (6.31%) Software Testing
11 18 (5.98%) Infrastructure Management
11 18 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (5.32%) Defect Management
12 16 (5.32%) MVC
12 16 (5.32%) Waterfall
13 15 (4.98%) Change Management
13 15 (4.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (20.60%) SQL
2 35 (11.63%) C#
3 14 (4.65%) PL/SQL
4 10 (3.32%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.66%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.99%) Java
7 4 (1.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.00%) R
8 3 (1.00%) VBA
8 3 (1.00%) VBScript
9 2 (0.66%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.66%) Python
10 1 (0.33%) C
10 1 (0.33%) C++
10 1 (0.33%) Erlang
10 1 (0.33%) F#
10 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.33%) Lua
10 1 (0.33%) Ruby
10 1 (0.33%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 24 (7.97%) Degree
2 5 (1.66%) ISEB
3 4 (1.33%) CFA
3 4 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.00%) CCNA
4 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) CCNP
5 2 (0.66%) MCP
5 2 (0.66%) MCSA
5 2 (0.66%) MCSE
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.66%) PhD
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.66%) SLA
2 4 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.99%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.33%) Squid
5 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (3.65%) Puppet
2 8 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.00%) SCCM
4 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.66%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.33%) SCOM
5 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.97%) Oracle
3 21 (6.98%) VMware
4 14 (4.65%) Cisco
4 14 (4.65%) HP
5 8 (2.66%) Dell
6 7 (2.33%) Charles River
7 6 (1.99%) Cognos
7 6 (1.99%) Tableau
8 5 (1.66%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.33%) EMC
9 4 (1.33%) SAP
9 4 (1.33%) SunGard
10 3 (1.00%) Adobe
10 3 (1.00%) Google
10 3 (1.00%) ION Trading
10 3 (1.00%) Meraki
10 3 (1.00%) Sophos
11 2 (0.66%) Vermilion
11 2 (0.66%) Zerto
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Amazing Perks
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33000 - £39200 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsburys Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsburys Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £36000 per annum + competitive benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 days ago