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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 27 49 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.50% 17.38% 21.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.55% 18.92% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 46
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £24,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
110 259 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 91.67% 91.84% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74 174 203
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,096
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,750 £55,000
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 27 March 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 13 (30.23%) Oracle
3 11 (25.58%) Business Analysis
4 9 (20.93%) Degree
5 7 (16.28%) Information Management
5 7 (16.28%) Document Management
5 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
5 7 (16.28%) Migration
6 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
7 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.30%) ISEB
8 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.30%) Product Management
8 4 (9.30%) Twitter
8 4 (9.30%) Data Management
9 3 (6.98%) Finance
9 3 (6.98%) QA
9 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
9 3 (6.98%) Marketing
9 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (6.98%) Jaspersoft
9 3 (6.98%) GIS
9 3 (6.98%) ArcGIS
9 3 (6.98%) Change Management
9 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.98%) SLA
9 3 (6.98%) ERP
9 3 (6.98%) Business Objects

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (6.98%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.33%) Maximo
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LDAP
1 1 (2.33%) SMTP
1 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.65%) MS Access
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) GIS
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Business Analysis
2 7 (16.28%) Information Management
2 7 (16.28%) Document Management
2 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.30%) Data Management
4 4 (9.30%) Product Management
4 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) ERP
6 2 (4.65%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) Time Management
6 2 (4.65%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.65%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) Groovy
2 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) ISEB
3 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.33%) PMP
4 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Twitter
4 3 (6.98%) Jaspersoft
4 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Apple