The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial 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 Financial Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 90 86 108
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 5 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 1.08% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Financial 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
1213 1324 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.52% 95.73% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 782 808 1007
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Edinburgh region.

Financial Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Financial 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 Financial Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
3 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
3 2 (18.18%) DataPower
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XSL
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) DMZ
3 2 (18.18%) Intranet
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
3 2 (18.18%) Charles River
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Financial 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 Financial Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DMZ
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) DataPower
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
3 1 (9.09%) Equities
3 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Fund Management
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Charles River
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
O'Connell Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified : Excellent Compensation and Benefits package on offer
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago