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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 72 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Systems Analysis 27 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.99% 1.54% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 1.86% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 4
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £30,342 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £45,000 £64,600
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
1146 1132 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.45% 82.99% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 754 736 624
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 23 January 2015.

Systems Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 20 (37.04%) UML
3 18 (33.33%) Project Management
4 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (25.93%) Data Modelling
6 13 (24.07%) Business Analysis
6 13 (24.07%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (22.22%) ERD
8 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.37%) BPR
9 8 (14.81%) ISEB
9 8 (14.81%) Banking
9 8 (14.81%) Retail
9 8 (14.81%) Retail Banking
9 8 (14.81%) Use Case
9 8 (14.81%) User Stories
9 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.96%) SIEM
10 7 (12.96%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (12.96%) Law
10 7 (12.96%) Firewall
11 5 (9.26%) SQL
11 5 (9.26%) Oracle
11 5 (9.26%) Degree
12 4 (7.41%) VB
12 4 (7.41%) C#
12 4 (7.41%) UNIX
13 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (5.56%) .NET
13 3 (5.56%) ABAP

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (1.85%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (12.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.56%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.70%) Ingres
2 2 (3.70%) Informix
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.85%) MS Access
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.85%) DB2
3 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
2 8 (14.81%) Retail
2 8 (14.81%) Retail Banking
3 7 (12.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Analyst
2 25 (46.30%) Business Analyst
3 18 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Security Operations Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Security Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.56%) Programmer
6 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.56%) SAP BW Support
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Support
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) WinForms
2 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.85%) FMCG
3 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) UNIX
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Solaris
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) UML
2 18 (33.33%) Project Management
3 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (25.93%) Data Modelling
5 13 (24.07%) Business Analysis
5 13 (24.07%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (22.22%) ERD
7 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (20.37%) BPR
8 8 (14.81%) Use Case
8 8 (14.81%) User Stories
9 7 (12.96%) SIEM
10 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.56%) Workflow
10 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.70%) Test Planning
11 2 (3.70%) People Management
11 2 (3.70%) Web Development
11 2 (3.70%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) VB
2 4 (7.41%) C#
3 3 (5.56%) ABAP
4 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.70%) C
4 2 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) VBA
5 1 (1.85%) COBOL
5 1 (1.85%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) XAML
5 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) ISEB
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) Sun