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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 93 94 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.43% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.45% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1206 1325 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.66% 95.67% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 820 840 884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) ISEB
3 6 (33.33%) Retail
3 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) SCOM
6 2 (11.11%) DataPower
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) XSL
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (11.11%) DMZ
6 2 (11.11%) Intranet
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) Tivoli
6 2 (11.11%) HTTP
6 2 (11.11%) SSL
6 2 (11.11%) IBM

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DMZ
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Private Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) DataPower
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
1 2 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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