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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 78 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Systems Analysis 27 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.89% 1.23% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.42% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 8
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,400 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
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
1251 1338 1002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.73% 86.60% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 783 877 605
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 2015.

Systems Analysis Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 35 (76.09%) Finance
2 20 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (28.26%) Banking
3 13 (28.26%) VB
4 12 (26.09%) Retail
5 11 (23.91%) Retail Banking
6 10 (21.74%) Java
7 9 (19.57%) Front Office
8 8 (17.39%) Firewall
8 8 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (17.39%) Law
8 8 (17.39%) Fund Management
8 8 (17.39%) SIEM
8 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
9 7 (15.22%) Investment Management
9 7 (15.22%) Charles River
10 5 (10.87%) Project Management
10 5 (10.87%) Fixed Income
10 5 (10.87%) Equities
10 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
10 5 (10.87%) HiPortfolio
10 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.87%) Markit EDM
11 4 (8.70%) Oracle
11 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
12 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
12 3 (6.52%) ISEB
12 3 (6.52%) UML
12 3 (6.52%) .NET
12 3 (6.52%) User Stories

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (2.17%) SAS
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) HiPortfolio
1 5 (10.87%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.17%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Firewall
1 8 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Informix
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) Ingres
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (76.09%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Banking
3 12 (26.09%) Retail
4 11 (23.91%) Retail Banking
5 9 (19.57%) Front Office
6 8 (17.39%) Law
7 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Analyst
2 23 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) Business Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Security Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Security Operations Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Head of IT
7 1 (2.17%) MI Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Business Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Software Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) WinForms
2 2 (4.35%) WPF
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Fixed Income
2 5 (10.87%) Equities
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) UNIX
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
1 2 (4.35%) Solaris
1 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (17.39%) Fund Management
2 8 (17.39%) SIEM
3 7 (15.22%) Investment Management
4 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) UML
5 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) Use Case
5 3 (6.52%) User Stories
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.17%) SDLC
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL
6 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Scrum
6 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) VB
2 10 (21.74%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Charles River
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (2.17%) Informatica
4 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Cognos