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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 7 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 5 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.29% 23.96% 11.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 24.73% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 20
Average salary £32,650 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.93% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £29,400 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,060 £45,000 £37,950
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
35 93 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 100.00% 96.88% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 204
Average salary £40,000 £41,214 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) SCOM
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
1 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) IFS
2 1 (10.00%) iManage
2 1 (10.00%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Sun