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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 79 83 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 22 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.60% 1.63% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.71% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 7
Average salary £38,000 £51,698 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.49% +16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £35,000 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
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
1307 1577 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.05% 95.40% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1015 609
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £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 21 April 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (48.94%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) Banking
3 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) Degree
5 8 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (17.02%) SAS
5 8 (17.02%) User Stories
6 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.89%) WebDriver
6 7 (14.89%) BDD
6 7 (14.89%) Windows
6 7 (14.89%) Linux
6 7 (14.89%) JIRA
6 7 (14.89%) Selenium
6 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.77%) Manual Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Cisco
7 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
8 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (10.64%) Kindle
8 5 (10.64%) ISO 9001
8 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
8 5 (10.64%) ISEB
8 5 (10.64%) UML
8 5 (10.64%) Firewall
8 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (17.02%) SAS
2 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.26%) Lync
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) BPCS
1 1 (2.13%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
1 5 (10.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.38%) LAN
2 3 (6.38%) WAN
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.13%) NAS
4 1 (2.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.38%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JIRA
1 7 (14.89%) Selenium
1 7 (14.89%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Retail
3 5 (10.64%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Kindle
3 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.26%) Statistics
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.13%) iSeries
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) AS400
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.13%) OS/400
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (17.02%) User Stories
3 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
3 7 (14.89%) BDD
3 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.77%) Manual Testing
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.64%) UML
6 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Coaching
7 3 (6.38%) Operations Management
7 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Management
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (4.26%) Information Security
8 2 (4.26%) Use Case
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) SAS Macro
4 1 (2.13%) RPG IV
4 1 (2.13%) VB
4 1 (2.13%) VBA
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) ISEB
3 4 (8.51%) CISSP
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 2 (4.26%) MCSA
4 2 (4.26%) SSCP
4 2 (4.26%) GIAC
4 2 (4.26%) CEH
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.38%) Basel II
2 3 (6.38%) Solvency II
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.38%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) SCCM
1 4 (8.51%) SCOM
2 3 (6.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.13%) Nagios
3 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.51%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) Symantec
4 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) Infor
6 1 (2.13%) TSYS
6 1 (2.13%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) Fiserv
6 1 (2.13%) Splunk
6 1 (2.13%) Veritas
6 1 (2.13%) Misys
6 1 (2.13%) Temenos
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