Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 126 115
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 36 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.45% 0.86% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.91% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% +48.15%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £69,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% -6.00% +25.00%

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 2371 2407 2731
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.26% 94.47% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1489 1720
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%

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 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 34 (94.44%) Finance
2 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 30 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (80.56%) Banking
3 29 (80.56%) Retail
3 29 (80.56%) Data Management
3 29 (80.56%) Retail Banking
3 29 (80.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 16 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (44.44%) Data Analysis
5 13 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (36.11%) Data Mining
6 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (8.33%) Apex Code
6 3 (8.33%) Marketing
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Eloqua
7 1 (2.78%) Disruptive Innovation
7 1 (2.78%) iTrent
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) User Experience
7 1 (2.78%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (2.78%) Northgate
7 1 (2.78%) Capita
7 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) ResourceLink
7 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.78%) Degree

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) SAS
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Eloqua
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) iTrent
2 1 (2.78%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) NAS
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 34 (94.44%) Finance
2 29 (80.56%) Banking
2 29 (80.56%) Retail
2 29 (80.56%) Retail Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (80.56%) Data Management
2 29 (80.56%) Infrastructure Management
3 16 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 13 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) Disruptive Innovation
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.78%) Capita
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) NetApp
2 1 (2.78%) Northgate
2 1 (2.78%) Teradata