The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 86 57 83
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 26 50 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.64% 3.34% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 3.48% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 9
Average salary £49,000 £40,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.98% +47.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Systems 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
1490 1436 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.71% 95.93% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 971 951 706
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Systems 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 Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 28 (56.00%) Systems Analysis
3 20 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (36.00%) Retail
6 17 (34.00%) SQL
6 17 (34.00%) Markit EDM
7 14 (28.00%) VB
7 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (28.00%) Asset Management
8 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
8 13 (26.00%) .NET
8 13 (26.00%) Java
9 12 (24.00%) VB.NET
9 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (24.00%) SDLC
9 12 (24.00%) thinkFolio
10 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
10 11 (22.00%) Technical Analysis
10 11 (22.00%) Banking
10 11 (22.00%) Change Management
11 10 (20.00%) Retail Banking
12 9 (18.00%) Investment Management
13 8 (16.00%) Front Office
14 7 (14.00%) Fund Management
14 7 (14.00%) Charles River
14 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
15 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (10.00%) HiPortfolio

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Systems 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 Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
1 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Markit EDM
2 12 (24.00%) thinkFolio
3 5 (10.00%) HiPortfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Retail
3 11 (22.00%) Banking
4 10 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 8 (16.00%) Front Office
6 2 (4.00%) Back Office
6 2 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) XSLT
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (10.00%) Equities
3 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Systems Analysis
2 20 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.00%) Asset Management
5 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (24.00%) SDLC
7 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
7 11 (22.00%) Technical Analysis
7 11 (22.00%) Change Management
8 9 (18.00%) Investment Management
9 7 (14.00%) Fund Management
10 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.00%) Scrum
11 3 (6.00%) Project Management
12 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
12 2 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
12 2 (4.00%) Information Security
12 2 (4.00%) Line Management
13 1 (2.00%) Data Validation
13 1 (2.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) VB
3 13 (26.00%) Java
4 12 (24.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) CISSP
1 2 (4.00%) CISA
1 2 (4.00%) CISM
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.00%) Basel III
2 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Charles River
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
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Posted: 11 days ago
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