The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 83 86 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 23 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.67% 1.56% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.62% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 8
Average salary £40,250 £52,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £36,600 £41,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Senior 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
1308 1480 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.92% 96.17% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 789 941 646
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Banking
3 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (18.60%) SAS
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.28%) Degree
5 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
6 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco
6 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.95%) Windows
6 6 (13.95%) User Stories
7 5 (11.63%) Kindle
7 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
7 5 (11.63%) BDD
7 5 (11.63%) Firewall
7 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
7 5 (11.63%) ISEB
7 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
7 5 (11.63%) Linux
7 5 (11.63%) UML
7 5 (11.63%) ISO 9001
7 5 (11.63%) Retail
7 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
7 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (11.63%) Selenium
7 5 (11.63%) JIRA

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) SAS
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.65%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) BPCS
1 1 (2.33%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
1 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.98%) LAN
2 3 (6.98%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.33%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
1 5 (11.63%) Selenium
1 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.33%) MSI
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 5 (11.63%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Kindle
3 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.65%) Statistics
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.33%) iSeries
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) AS400
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) OS/400
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.95%) User Stories
3 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
4 5 (11.63%) BDD
4 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.63%) UML
4 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.30%) Coaching
6 3 (6.98%) Operations Management
6 3 (6.98%) Data Management
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.65%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) SAS Macro
4 1 (2.33%) RPG IV
4 1 (2.33%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
4 1 (2.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) CISSP
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) MCSA
3 2 (4.65%) SSCP
3 2 (4.65%) GIAC
3 2 (4.65%) CEH
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.98%) Basel II
2 3 (6.98%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.98%) XenApp
4 1 (2.33%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCOM
2 4 (9.30%) SCCM
3 3 (6.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.98%) Citrix
4 3 (6.98%) Symantec
4 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Misys
6 1 (2.33%) Temenos
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) TSYS
6 1 (2.33%) Fiserv
6 1 (2.33%) Infor
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago