The median annual salary for a Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 163 234 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.48% 17.62% 19.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.16% 18.87% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 97 133 144
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £23,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,300 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.40% +1.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1075 1240 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.47% 93.37% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 693 828 782
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Edinburgh

Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Edinburgh

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Edinburgh

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 150 (48.08%) Finance
2 78 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (20.19%) Microsoft
3 63 (20.19%) SQL
4 58 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (16.03%) MS Excel
6 48 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 39 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (12.18%) Windows
8 38 (12.18%) SQL Server
9 34 (10.90%) Degree
10 32 (10.26%) Oracle
11 31 (9.94%) Project Management
11 31 (9.94%) Banking
12 29 (9.29%) Data Analysis
13 27 (8.65%) Analytics
14 26 (8.33%) Migration
15 25 (8.01%) .NET
15 25 (8.01%) C#
16 24 (7.69%) Linux
16 24 (7.69%) User Stories
17 23 (7.37%) Scrum
17 23 (7.37%) Retail
18 21 (6.73%) Asset Management
19 20 (6.41%) Firewall
19 20 (6.41%) MS Office
19 20 (6.41%) Windows Server
20 19 (6.09%) SAS
20 19 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
21 18 (5.77%) Requirements Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (6.09%) SAS
2 6 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.60%) IIS
4 4 (1.28%) ArcGIS
4 4 (1.28%) JBoss
5 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.32%) CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Confluence
6 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 50 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.41%) MS Office
3 11 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.24%) SAP HCM
2 4 (1.28%) SunGard APT
3 3 (0.96%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.64%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.64%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.64%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.32%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.32%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.24%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.64%) IaaS
4 2 (0.64%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.41%) Firewall
2 15 (4.81%) VPN
3 11 (3.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (1.92%) Network Security
5 5 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (1.60%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (1.60%) DNS
5 5 (1.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (1.60%) SSL
5 5 (1.60%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.28%) LAN
6 4 (1.28%) Skype
7 3 (0.96%) Internet
8 1 (0.32%) BGP
8 1 (0.32%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.32%) ISDN
8 1 (0.32%) MPLS
8 1 (0.32%) PBX
8 1 (0.32%) PSTN
8 1 (0.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.21%) MySQL
3 7 (2.24%) Big Data
3 7 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.24%) QlikView
3 7 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.92%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.28%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.28%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.28%) DB2
6 4 (1.28%) GIS
6 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.28%) Power BI
6 4 (1.28%) QGIS
7 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.96%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.21%) Cucumber
3 10 (3.21%) HP UFT
3 10 (3.21%) SpecFlow
4 5 (1.60%) Selenium
5 4 (1.28%) FitNesse
5 4 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.28%) JIRA
6 2 (0.64%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.32%) Redmine
General
1 150 (48.08%) Finance
2 31 (9.94%) Banking
3 23 (7.37%) Retail
4 12 (3.85%) Front Office
5 10 (3.21%) Retail Banking
6 9 (2.88%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.88%) Legal
6 9 (2.88%) Marketing
7 7 (2.24%) Back Office
8 6 (1.92%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.28%) Law
10 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.32%) Billing
11 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.01%) .NET
2 17 (5.45%) .NET Framework
2 17 (5.45%) ASP.NET
3 16 (5.13%) AngularJS
4 10 (3.21%) Gherkin
5 8 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (1.60%) SAML
7 4 (1.28%) Google Maps API
8 3 (0.96%) HTML
9 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.64%) CSS
9 2 (0.64%) Middleware
10 1 (0.32%) Apache CXF
10 1 (0.32%) JPA
10 1 (0.32%) jQuery
10 1 (0.32%) NancyFx
10 1 (0.32%) RichFaces
10 1 (0.32%) Sass
10 1 (0.32%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 78 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.56%) Derivative
4 8 (2.56%) EPoS
5 6 (1.92%) OTC Derivatives
6 5 (1.60%) PKI
6 5 (1.60%) User Experience
7 4 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.28%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.28%) Fintech
7 4 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.28%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.28%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.96%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.64%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.32%) EMV
10 1 (0.32%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.18%) Windows
2 24 (7.69%) Linux
3 20 (6.41%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.21%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.60%) Unix
7 5 (1.60%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.96%) Debian
10 2 (0.64%) Android
10 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.32%) AIX
11 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 39 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (9.94%) Project Management
5 29 (9.29%) Data Analysis
6 27 (8.65%) Analytics
7 26 (8.33%) Migration
8 24 (7.69%) User Stories
9 23 (7.37%) Scrum
10 21 (6.73%) Asset Management
11 18 (5.77%) ITIL
11 18 (5.77%) Requirements Analysis
12 17 (5.45%) Defect Management
12 17 (5.45%) Waterfall
13 16 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (5.13%) Software Testing
13 16 (5.13%) TDD
13 16 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (4.81%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 63 (20.19%) SQL
2 25 (8.01%) C#
3 12 (3.85%) Java
4 11 (3.53%) PL/SQL
4 11 (3.53%) Python
5 9 (2.88%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.56%) R
7 6 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.60%) PHP
9 4 (1.28%) C++
9 4 (1.28%) Perl
9 4 (1.28%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.96%) VBScript
11 2 (0.64%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.64%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.32%) F#
12 1 (0.32%) JCL
12 1 (0.32%) VB
12 1 (0.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (10.90%) Degree
2 10 (3.21%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.56%) ISEB
4 4 (1.28%) CFA
5 3 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.64%) CCNA
6 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.32%) IIBA
7 1 (0.32%) MCDST
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.85%) PMO
2 5 (1.60%) QA
3 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.32%) EMIR
4 1 (0.32%) HL7
4 1 (0.32%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.28%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.64%) XenApp
5 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (3.53%) SCCM
2 8 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.60%) Puppet
4 4 (1.28%) DameWare
5 2 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 63 (20.19%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.26%) Oracle
3 13 (4.17%) Cisco
4 11 (3.53%) SAP
5 8 (2.56%) VMware
6 7 (2.24%) Juniper
7 6 (1.92%) Charles River
7 6 (1.92%) HP
8 5 (1.60%) F5
8 5 (1.60%) Google
8 5 (1.60%) Palo Alto
8 5 (1.60%) Tableau
9 4 (1.28%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.28%) IBM
9 4 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.28%) Splunk
9 4 (1.28%) SunGard
10 3 (0.96%) Citrix
10 3 (0.96%) Cognos
10 3 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus etc.
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NCC Group
Salary: £competitive + company benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago