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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 71 84 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 24 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.76% 1.41% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.48% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 10
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -10.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £36,800 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £70,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -2.35%
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
1282 1285 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.06% 95.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 840 829 744
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 January 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 34 (68.00%) Finance
2 20 (40.00%) Banking
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (26.00%) SAS
5 9 (18.00%) ISEB
6 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (16.00%) Retail
7 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.00%) Degree
7 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (12.00%) SCOM
8 6 (12.00%) Retail Banking
8 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (12.00%) UML
8 6 (12.00%) Windows
8 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.00%) Asset Management
9 5 (10.00%) Oracle
9 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
9 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.00%) Cisco
9 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
9 5 (10.00%) Kindle
10 4 (8.00%) Solvency II
10 4 (8.00%) SCCM

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (26.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.00%) JMeter
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) MSI
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (68.00%) Finance
2 20 (40.00%) Banking
3 8 (16.00%) Retail
4 6 (12.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Kindle
3 3 (6.00%) Replication
3 3 (6.00%) Statistics
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) PKI
4 2 (4.00%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.00%) Debian
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
1 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.00%) UML
2 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (8.00%) Coaching
5 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (6.00%) CRM
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
5 3 (6.00%) Operations Management
5 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.00%) Analytics
6 2 (4.00%) User Stories
6 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (4.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) VBScript
4 2 (4.00%) VBA
4 2 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) ISEB
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.00%) GIAC
5 1 (2.00%) CEH
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) SSCP
5 1 (2.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.00%) Solvency II
2 4 (8.00%) Basel II
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.00%) XenApp
4 2 (4.00%) vCloud
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) DFS Replication
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) SCOM
2 4 (8.00%) SCCM
3 3 (6.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 5 (10.00%) Cisco
3 4 (8.00%) HP
3 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.00%) Symantec
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.00%) Veeam
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) EMC
5 2 (4.00%) Brocade
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Teradata
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