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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 66 86 55
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 27 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.00% 1.61% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.70% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 12
Average salary £38,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% -7.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,405 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -2.57%
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
1272 1531 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.36% 94.80% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 791 989 616
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £59,000
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 28 May 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 29 (54.72%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) SQL
3 15 (28.30%) Banking
4 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (20.75%) Linux
5 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (16.98%) Selenium
6 9 (16.98%) JIRA
6 9 (16.98%) User Stories
6 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
6 9 (16.98%) WebDriver
6 9 (16.98%) BDD
7 8 (15.09%) Degree
7 8 (15.09%) Manual Testing
8 7 (13.21%) Windows
9 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
9 6 (11.32%) SAS
9 6 (11.32%) Cisco
9 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.32%) Retail
9 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
10 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
10 5 (9.43%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (9.43%) ISO 9001
10 5 (9.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (9.43%) Firewall
10 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
10 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (11.32%) SAS
2 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.77%) Lync
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) BPCS
1 1 (1.89%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (9.43%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Selenium
1 9 (16.98%) JIRA
1 9 (16.98%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.89%) MSI
2 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 29 (54.72%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Kindle
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) AS400
5 1 (1.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.77%) Debian
7 1 (1.89%) OS/400
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (16.98%) User Stories
2 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
2 9 (16.98%) BDD
3 8 (15.09%) Manual Testing
4 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
4 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
5 5 (9.43%) PRINCE
6 4 (7.55%) Coaching
6 4 (7.55%) SDLC
6 4 (7.55%) Change Management
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.55%) UML
6 4 (7.55%) Time Management
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Operations Management
8 2 (3.77%) Change Control
8 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) Python
4 2 (3.77%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) RPG
5 1 (1.89%) VB
5 1 (1.89%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB
2 4 (7.55%) CISSP
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) SSCP
3 2 (3.77%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) MCSA
3 2 (3.77%) CEH
3 2 (3.77%) GIAC
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO 9001
1 5 (9.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.66%) Basel II
2 3 (5.66%) Solvency II
3 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.66%) XenApp
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
1 4 (7.55%) SCOM
2 3 (5.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Cisco
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.55%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) Symantec
4 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.77%) VMware
6 1 (1.89%) Infor
6 1 (1.89%) Misys
6 1 (1.89%) Temenos
6 1 (1.89%) Veritas
6 1 (1.89%) TSYS
6 1 (1.89%) F5
6 1 (1.89%) Fiserv
6 1 (1.89%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £59000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago