The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 325 229 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.12% 19.61% 20.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.09% 20.28% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 207 116 152
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,375 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1471 1129 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.58% 96.66% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 967 694 781
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 July 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 308 (47.60%) Finance
2 134 (20.71%) Business Analysis
3 125 (19.32%) SQL
4 95 (14.68%) Banking
5 88 (13.60%) Microsoft
6 81 (12.52%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (12.21%) MS Office
8 78 (12.06%) ITIL
9 76 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 69 (10.66%) Retail
11 67 (10.36%) Degree
12 65 (10.05%) MS Project
13 64 (9.89%) SQL Server
13 64 (9.89%) Windows
14 55 (8.50%) Oracle
15 49 (7.57%) MS Excel
15 49 (7.57%) SAS
16 47 (7.26%) VMware
16 47 (7.26%) PRINCE
17 46 (7.11%) Asset Management
17 46 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
18 44 (6.80%) Retail Banking
18 44 (6.80%) Scrum
19 42 (6.49%) UML
20 40 (6.18%) C#
20 40 (6.18%) ISEB
21 39 (6.03%) QA
22 38 (5.87%) XML
22 38 (5.87%) Project Management
23 37 (5.72%) Systems Analysis

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (7.57%) SAS
2 29 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.02%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.63%) MS Exchange
5 15 (2.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (2.16%) WebSphere Process Server
6 14 (2.16%) WebSphere Portal
7 13 (2.01%) CMS
8 12 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
9 11 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.93%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.77%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.62%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.62%) WorkSite
14 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.31%) IIS
16 1 (0.15%) TIBCO EMS
16 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
16 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 79 (12.21%) MS Office
2 65 (10.05%) MS Project
3 49 (7.57%) MS Excel
4 16 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.77%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 25 (3.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.85%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (1.70%) Oracle Payroll
5 10 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (1.39%) Markit EDM
7 7 (1.08%) Temenos T24
7 7 (1.08%) FLEXCUBE
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.62%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.08%) SaaS
2 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.25%) Firewall
2 17 (2.63%) SSL
3 15 (2.32%) NetScaler
4 14 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (1.85%) LAN
5 12 (1.85%) Network Security
6 11 (1.70%) FTP
7 10 (1.55%) HTTP
7 10 (1.55%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.55%) DNS
8 9 (1.39%) SAN
9 8 (1.24%) SMTP
9 8 (1.24%) HTTPS
9 8 (1.24%) WAN
9 8 (1.24%) tcpdump
10 7 (1.08%) WLAN
11 3 (0.46%) IPsec
11 3 (0.46%) TACACS
11 3 (0.46%) DHCP
11 3 (0.46%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.24%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.62%) MS Access
8 4 (0.62%) Base SAS
9 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.31%) DB2
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 11 (1.70%) Selenium
1 11 (1.70%) LoadRunner
2 9 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.24%) Bugzilla
3 8 (1.24%) JIRA
4 7 (1.08%) SpecFlow
4 7 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (0.77%) FogBugz
5 5 (0.77%) Fiddler
5 5 (0.77%) Subversion
5 5 (0.77%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.46%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.46%) FitNesse
6 3 (0.46%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.31%) JUnit
7 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.31%) ERwin
7 2 (0.31%) JMeter
8 1 (0.15%) Mockito
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
General
1 308 (47.60%) Finance
2 95 (14.68%) Banking
3 69 (10.66%) Retail
4 44 (6.80%) Retail Banking
5 28 (4.33%) Marketing
6 12 (1.85%) Front Office
7 8 (1.24%) Billing
8 7 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.08%) Advertising
9 6 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.62%) Back Office
10 4 (0.62%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.46%) French Language
11 3 (0.46%) Electronics
11 3 (0.46%) Law
12 2 (0.31%) Legal
12 2 (0.31%) Games
12 2 (0.31%) Czech Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.87%) XML
2 23 (3.55%) .NET
3 20 (3.09%) HTML
4 11 (1.70%) ASP.NET
5 10 (1.55%) CSS
5 10 (1.55%) Web Services
6 8 (1.24%) .NET Framework
6 8 (1.24%) WCF
6 8 (1.24%) jQuery
6 8 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (1.24%) AngularJS
7 6 (0.93%) J2EE
7 6 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (0.77%) Sass
8 5 (0.77%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (0.77%) NHibernate
8 5 (0.77%) XML Schema
9 4 (0.62%) LINQ
10 3 (0.46%) AppFabric
10 3 (0.46%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.40%) Credit Risk
2 18 (2.78%) Statistics
3 16 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 12 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.70%) Blackberry
6 10 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.08%) Fixed Income
8 6 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.77%) Open Source
10 4 (0.62%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.62%) FMCG
10 4 (0.62%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.62%) Derivative
10 4 (0.62%) iPad
11 3 (0.46%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.46%) Informatics
11 3 (0.46%) PKI
11 3 (0.46%) Equities
11 3 (0.46%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 64 (9.89%) Windows
2 29 (4.48%) UNIX
3 25 (3.86%) Linux
4 16 (2.47%) Windows 7
5 15 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.39%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.77%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.46%) Solaris
11 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (20.71%) Business Analysis
2 81 (12.52%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (12.06%) ITIL
4 76 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (7.26%) PRINCE
6 46 (7.11%) Asset Management
6 46 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 44 (6.80%) Scrum
8 42 (6.49%) UML
9 38 (5.87%) Project Management
10 37 (5.72%) Systems Analysis
11 33 (5.10%) Analytics
12 30 (4.64%) Data Modelling
13 28 (4.33%) Change Management
13 28 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (4.02%) Service Delivery
15 24 (3.71%) User Stories
16 21 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
17 19 (2.94%) Data Analysis
18 18 (2.78%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 125 (19.32%) SQL
2 40 (6.18%) C#
3 21 (3.25%) PowerShell
3 21 (3.25%) Java
4 19 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.01%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.01%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.62%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.62%) SAS Macro
7 3 (0.46%) F#
8 2 (0.31%) Python
8 2 (0.31%) VBA
8 2 (0.31%) VBScript
8 2 (0.31%) VB
8 2 (0.31%) Perl
8 2 (0.31%) PHP
8 2 (0.31%) R
9 1 (0.15%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 67 (10.36%) Degree
2 40 (6.18%) ISEB
3 25 (3.86%) ISTQB
4 13 (2.01%) CCA
4 13 (2.01%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (1.85%) CISSP
5 12 (1.85%) GIAC
5 12 (1.85%) CCAA
6 9 (1.39%) CEH
6 9 (1.39%) MCP
7 8 (1.24%) CISA
7 8 (1.24%) GCIA
8 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.08%) MCSE
9 4 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.62%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.62%) IIBA
10 3 (0.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (0.46%) CBAP
10 3 (0.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.03%) QA
2 12 (1.85%) SLA
3 10 (1.55%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.62%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.46%) Basel II
7 2 (0.31%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.15%) COREP
8 1 (0.15%) EMIR
8 1 (0.15%) BS7799
System Software
1 24 (3.71%) Hyper-V
1 24 (3.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.94%) XenServer
4 17 (2.63%) XenApp
5 15 (2.32%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.62%) vSphere
7 3 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (2.32%) XenMobile
2 12 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.62%) SCCM
4 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (13.60%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.50%) Oracle
3 47 (7.26%) VMware
4 34 (5.26%) Citrix
5 25 (3.86%) HP
6 19 (2.94%) Cisco
7 17 (2.63%) Business Objects
8 12 (1.85%) thinkFolio
9 11 (1.70%) SmartFocus
9 11 (1.70%) Alterian
9 11 (1.70%) JBoss
9 11 (1.70%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.55%) F5
11 8 (1.24%) Charles River
11 8 (1.24%) Twitter
12 7 (1.08%) IBM
12 7 (1.08%) EMC
13 6 (0.93%) Lotus
13 6 (0.93%) Juniper
13 6 (0.93%) Fidessa
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £16000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Posted: 12 days ago