The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 92 101 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 18 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.14% 0.27% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.28% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 24
Average salary £37,500 £24,500 £34,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.06% -29.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £24,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Technical 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
1479 1408 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.90% 95.91% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 960 927 704
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 £29,000 £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%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Technical Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Software Testing
5 9 (23.68%) C#
5 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
6 8 (21.05%) Windows
6 8 (21.05%) Perl
7 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.79%) UML
8 6 (15.79%) Asset Management
8 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.16%) Agile Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Use Case
9 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
9 5 (13.16%) UNIX
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle
10 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (10.53%) DB2
10 4 (10.53%) Mainframe
10 4 (10.53%) Project Management
10 4 (10.53%) Degree
11 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Solvency II
11 3 (7.89%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (7.89%) Basel II
11 3 (7.89%) SAS
11 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (7.89%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) CICS
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) DB2
2 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.89%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.63%) FitNesse
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) XSD
2 1 (2.63%) Ajax
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) jQuery
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) UNIX
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Software Testing
3 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.79%) Asset Management
4 6 (15.79%) UML
4 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Use Case
5 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.89%) Information Security
7 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) Network Design
8 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.26%) ETL
8 2 (5.26%) DSDM
9 1 (2.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) C#
3 8 (21.05%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) COBOL
5 1 (2.63%) VBScript
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Basel II
1 3 (7.89%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Sybase
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.26%) Charles River
4 1 (2.63%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.63%) F5
4 1 (2.63%) Splunk
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