The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 15 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 17 66 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.09% 26.94% 17.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.60% 27.97% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 49 35
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £65,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Aberdeen 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
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
177 236 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 94.65% 96.33% 99.35%
Number of salaries quoted 123 175 226
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Analyst
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (21.95%) SQL
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
1 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 7 (17.07%) ISEB
3 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
4 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) Change Management
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) QA
5 4 (9.76%) VPN
5 4 (9.76%) SLA
5 4 (9.76%) Finance
5 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.32%) Windows
6 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
6 3 (7.32%) WAN
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco
6 3 (7.32%) CCNP
6 3 (7.32%) CCNA
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.32%) MPLS
6 3 (7.32%) OSPF
6 3 (7.32%) BGP
6 3 (7.32%) GIS
6 3 (7.32%) ArcGIS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.32%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) LiveLink
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.44%) Maximo
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) Frame Relay
2 3 (7.32%) IPsec
2 3 (7.32%) VSAT
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
2 3 (7.32%) MPLS
2 3 (7.32%) OSPF
2 3 (7.32%) BGP
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) SMTP
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.88%) MS Access
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) SQLPlus
3 1 (2.44%) EDMS
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) GIS
3 1 (2.44%) PDA
3 1 (2.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Business Analysis
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.20%) Change Management
3 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Functional Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Data Management
5 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) ITSM
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) QMS
7 1 (2.44%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) ISEB
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.32%) CCNP
3 3 (7.32%) CCNA
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) MCP
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
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