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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 87 92 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 17 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.33% 0.37% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.39% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% -6.87%
UK excluding London average salary £33,027 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+3.20% -5.88%
Technical 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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1231 1019 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.55% 94.35% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 731 648 582
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in Glasgow

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 37 (94.87%) SQL
2 32 (82.05%) Finance
3 31 (79.49%) Business Analysis
4 17 (43.59%) Derivative
4 17 (43.59%) Credit Risk
4 17 (43.59%) Python
5 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 12 (30.77%) Investment Management
7 12 (30.77%) Banking
7 12 (30.77%) Workflow
7 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
7 12 (30.77%) Project Management
7 12 (30.77%) Fixed Income
7 12 (30.77%) Equities
8 6 (15.38%) XML
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL
9 4 (10.26%) Windows
9 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
9 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.69%) User Stories
10 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 3 (7.69%) UNIX
11 2 (5.13%) C#
11 2 (5.13%) VB
11 2 (5.13%) .NET
11 2 (5.13%) Oracle
11 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
11 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) Lotus Domino
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 32 (82.05%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Derivative
1 17 (43.59%) Credit Risk
2 12 (30.77%) Fixed Income
2 12 (30.77%) Equities
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Business Analysis
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) Workflow
3 12 (30.77%) Project Management
3 12 (30.77%) Investment Management
4 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) User Stories
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.56%) ETL
7 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) Python
3 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.13%) VB
4 2 (5.13%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
1 2 (5.13%) Intel
1 2 (5.13%) Lotus
2 1 (2.56%) Informatica