The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 97 67 81
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 6 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 2.23% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 2.32% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 9
Average salary £24,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1429 1163 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.03% 95.96% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 954 730 758
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Analyst
Scotland

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Billing
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) ISEB
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Basel II
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (8.33%) SAS
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) SCCM
5 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (8.33%) Solvency II
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (33.33%) Billing
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Basel II
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects