Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Technical Analyst
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 114 110
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 32 21 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.21% 0.96% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.00% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 27
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% -9.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £34,300 £22,500 £35,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £38,250 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.92% -22.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,533 2,102 2,679
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 96.38% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,603 1,414 1,730
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,750 £28,487
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +2.41%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Technical Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst 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 in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Technical 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 Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (90.63%) Finance
2 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 26 (81.25%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (81.25%) Banking
3 26 (81.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 18 (56.25%) Data Management
4 18 (56.25%) Retail Banking
4 18 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (53.13%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (40.63%) Business Analysis
6 13 (40.63%) Data Mining
7 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
8 8 (25.00%) Teradata
9 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
10 2 (6.25%) Eloqua
10 2 (6.25%) Service Management
10 2 (6.25%) Marketing
10 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (3.13%) BGP
11 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
11 1 (3.13%) NetApp
11 1 (3.13%) NFS
11 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
11 1 (3.13%) Toad
11 1 (3.13%) DNS
11 1 (3.13%) Oracle
11 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.13%) MS Visio

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Mingle
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Eloqua
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) BGP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) NAS
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.13%) Toad
General
1 29 (90.63%) Finance
2 26 (81.25%) Banking
3 18 (56.25%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) Infrastructure Management
2 18 (56.25%) Data Management
2 18 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (40.63%) Business Analysis
4 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.13%) Disruptive Innovation
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) NFS
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Teradata
2 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) NetApp
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle