The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Analysis 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
Systems Analysis
Rank 91 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Systems Analysis 18 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 1.00% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.19% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 5
Average salary £49,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.98% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £27,328 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,314
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +0.43%
Systems Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1265 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.54% 84.33% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 879 844 652
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Edinburgh region.

Systems Analysis Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Systems Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis.

1 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 26 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (38.64%) Retail
4 15 (34.09%) VB
5 14 (31.82%) Java
6 13 (29.55%) Banking
7 10 (22.73%) Retail Banking
7 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (22.73%) Front Office
8 8 (18.18%) Investment Management
8 8 (18.18%) Fund Management
9 7 (15.91%) Charles River
10 5 (11.36%) Project Management
10 5 (11.36%) HiPortfolio
10 5 (11.36%) Markit EDM
10 5 (11.36%) Fixed Income
10 5 (11.36%) Equities
10 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
11 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
12 3 (6.82%) SQL
12 3 (6.82%) BPR
12 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
13 2 (4.55%) Scrum
13 2 (4.55%) Change Management
13 2 (4.55%) ISEB
13 2 (4.55%) .NET
13 2 (4.55%) Oracle
13 2 (4.55%) SQL Server

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) SAS
1 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) HiPortfolio
1 5 (11.36%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.27%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) QlikView
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Retail
3 13 (29.55%) Banking
4 10 (22.73%) Front Office
4 10 (22.73%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (88.64%) Analyst
2 28 (63.64%) Systems Analyst
3 15 (34.09%) Business Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Head of IT
6 1 (2.27%) MI Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Software Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Business Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Fixed Income
1 5 (11.36%) Equities
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Fund Management
3 8 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) BPR
5 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) Migration
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL
7 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.27%) UML
7 1 (2.27%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.27%) ETL
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) VB
2 14 (31.82%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Charles River
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Cognos
4 1 (2.27%) Informatica
4 1 (2.27%) MicroStrategy