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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 85 60 71
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 25 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.64% 2.87% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 3.01% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 16
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £49,850 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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
1458 1262 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.92% 95.25% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 964 811 847
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 2014.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 35 (72.92%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) Banking
3 17 (35.42%) SQL
4 15 (31.25%) SAS
5 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (25.00%) Retail
7 8 (16.67%) VMware
7 8 (16.67%) HP
7 8 (16.67%) Credit Risk
8 7 (14.58%) EMC
8 7 (14.58%) ISEB
8 7 (14.58%) ITIL
9 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (12.50%) Citrix
10 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
10 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.42%) Retail Banking
10 5 (10.42%) SAN
10 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
10 5 (10.42%) Cisco
10 5 (10.42%) LAN
10 5 (10.42%) WLAN
10 5 (10.42%) WAN
10 5 (10.42%) XenServer
10 5 (10.42%) F5
11 4 (8.33%) Fund Management
11 4 (8.33%) Selenium
11 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
11 4 (8.33%) SQL Server

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 15 (31.25%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) LAN
1 5 (10.42%) WLAN
1 5 (10.42%) WAN
1 5 (10.42%) SAN
2 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) Wireless
3 1 (2.08%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.08%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.08%) JMeter
3 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) FogBugz
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (72.92%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) Banking
3 12 (25.00%) Retail
4 5 (10.42%) Retail Banking
5 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (6.25%) Marketing
7 1 (2.08%) French Language
7 1 (2.08%) Back Office
7 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
4 2 (4.17%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
1 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
2 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.33%) Fund Management
3 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.25%) CRM
4 3 (6.25%) UML
4 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Workflow
4 3 (6.25%) Migration
4 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Analytics
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.17%) V-Model
5 2 (4.17%) Information Assurance
5 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) C++
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) VBScript
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.08%) VBA
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) ISEB
2 4 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.08%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.17%) Basel II
2 2 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) XenServer
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) vSphere
3 2 (4.17%) vCloud
4 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) HP
1 8 (16.67%) VMware
2 7 (14.58%) EMC
3 6 (12.50%) Citrix
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco
4 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
4 5 (10.42%) F5
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle
6 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
6 2 (4.17%) Brocade
6 2 (4.17%) Veeam
7 1 (2.08%) BI-SAM
7 1 (2.08%) Linedata
7 1 (2.08%) Teradata
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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