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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Analysis
Rank 73 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Systems Analysis 32 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.28% 1.40% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.69% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 7
Average salary £46,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.39% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £23,610 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,100 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1206 1181 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.96% 82.59% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 807 765 630
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

Systems Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (46.00%) Finance
2 17 (34.00%) UML
3 15 (30.00%) Project Management
4 14 (28.00%) Data Modelling
4 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
5 13 (26.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (24.00%) ERD
7 11 (22.00%) BPR
8 7 (14.00%) Banking
8 7 (14.00%) Retail
8 7 (14.00%) Retail Banking
9 5 (10.00%) SQL
9 5 (10.00%) Oracle
9 5 (10.00%) ISEB
9 5 (10.00%) Firewall
9 5 (10.00%) Law
9 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (10.00%) Use Case
9 5 (10.00%) SIEM
9 5 (10.00%) User Stories
9 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (8.00%) ABAP
10 4 (8.00%) SAP
10 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.00%) SAP BW
10 4 (8.00%) Workflow
10 4 (8.00%) Degree
10 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (2.00%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
1 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) MS Access
3 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) Ingres
3 1 (2.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.00%) Informix
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (46.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
2 7 (14.00%) Retail Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Analyst
2 23 (46.00%) Business Analyst
3 17 (34.00%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 5 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) SAP Support
5 4 (8.00%) SAP BW Support
5 4 (8.00%) SAP Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Programmer
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) MI Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) FMCG
3 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) UML
2 15 (30.00%) Project Management
3 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (28.00%) Data Modelling
4 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (26.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (24.00%) ERD
5 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.00%) BPR
7 5 (10.00%) SIEM
7 5 (10.00%) Use Case
7 5 (10.00%) User Stories
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.00%) Workflow
8 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.00%) People Management
10 2 (4.00%) Test Planning
10 2 (4.00%) Web Development
10 2 (4.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) ABAP
3 3 (6.00%) C#
3 3 (6.00%) VB
4 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) COBOL
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) ISEB
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Sun
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