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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 67 91 71
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 42 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.69% 1.20% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 1.25% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 18
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,550 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -
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
1463 1445 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.66% 96.33% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 956 962 720
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) SQL
3 23 (33.82%) Finance
4 21 (30.88%) Manual Testing
4 21 (30.88%) Test Automation
5 16 (23.53%) Release Management
6 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
7 14 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (16.18%) Banking
8 11 (16.18%) SDLC
9 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.71%) Degree
9 10 (14.71%) Linux
10 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
10 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
11 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
11 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 8 (11.76%) Selenium
11 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
11 8 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
12 7 (10.29%) WebDriver
12 7 (10.29%) BDD
12 7 (10.29%) JIRA
12 7 (10.29%) User Stories
12 7 (10.29%) Retail
12 7 (10.29%) SAS
13 6 (8.82%) .NET

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (10.29%) SAS
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) thinkFolio
1 5 (7.35%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) SAN
1 1 (1.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
1 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Selenium
2 7 (10.29%) WebDriver
2 7 (10.29%) JIRA
3 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.47%) PowerDesigner
General
1 23 (33.82%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Banking
3 7 (10.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.94%) EPoS
2 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Debian
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Manual Testing
2 21 (30.88%) Test Automation
3 16 (23.53%) Release Management
4 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
5 14 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.18%) SDLC
7 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
8 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
8 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 8 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (10.29%) BDD
9 7 (10.29%) User Stories
10 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.82%) Change Management
11 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.35%) PRINCE
11 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (45.59%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.41%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) ISEB
4 2 (2.94%) CISSP
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.41%) Basel II
2 3 (4.41%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Server
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) VMware
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Veritas
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.47%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.47%) F5
5 1 (1.47%) Splunk
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica
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