The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior 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
Senior Analyst
Rank 83 115 104
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 75 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.41% 1.57% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.64% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 28
Average salary £42,926 £38,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%
Senior Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2923 3532 2833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.05% 95.51% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 2315 1709
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +18 34 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Edinburgh +8 24 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Fife - 8 £42,926 -
Stirling -4 6 £47,500 +35.71%
West Lothian - 2 £41,500 - 2
North Lanarkshire - 1 - - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £51,500 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 71 (54.62%) Finance
2 34 (26.15%) SQL
3 32 (24.62%) Banking
4 31 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (13.08%) Requirements Analysis
7 15 (11.54%) SAS
8 14 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (10.77%) Oracle
8 14 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (10.77%) Project Management
8 14 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (10.77%) Business Analysis
8 14 (10.77%) Test Scripting
8 14 (10.77%) Mentoring
9 13 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (10.00%) Degree
9 13 (10.00%) ITIL
10 12 (9.23%) ERP
10 12 (9.23%) Manufacturing
10 12 (9.23%) Data Analysis
10 12 (9.23%) SC Cleared
10 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared
11 11 (8.46%) Business Objects
11 11 (8.46%) Microsoft
12 10 (7.69%) SAP
12 10 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 10 (7.69%) Waterfall
12 10 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (7.69%) Coaching

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (11.54%) SAS
2 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.54%) Lync
5 1 (0.77%) IIS
5 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) SAP SD
1 5 (3.85%) SAP R/3
1 5 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 5 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.77%) Finacle
2 1 (0.77%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Firewall
1 5 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (2.31%) LAN
2 3 (2.31%) WAN
3 2 (1.54%) Internet
3 2 (1.54%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.77%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.77%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.77%) LDAP
4 1 (0.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.31%) MS Access
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.77%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.77%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.77%) QlikView
6 1 (0.77%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Selenium
2 5 (3.85%) PeopleTools
3 4 (3.08%) WebDriver
3 4 (3.08%) JIRA
4 3 (2.31%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.77%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.77%) MSI
General
1 71 (54.62%) Finance
2 32 (24.62%) Banking
3 12 (9.23%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.38%) Private Banking
5 6 (4.62%) Retail
6 5 (3.85%) General Ledger
6 5 (3.85%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Marketing
8 1 (0.77%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.77%) Web Services
2 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.85%) FMCG
3 5 (3.85%) Kindle
4 3 (2.31%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.31%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.54%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.54%) Statistics
5 2 (1.54%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.77%) AS400
6 1 (0.77%) Replication
6 1 (0.77%) PKI
6 1 (0.77%) GIS
6 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.77%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.15%) Windows
2 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.08%) Linux
4 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.77%) OS/400
6 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 14 (10.77%) Business Analysis
3 14 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (10.77%) Project Management
3 14 (10.77%) Test Scripting
3 14 (10.77%) Mentoring
4 13 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (10.00%) ITIL
5 12 (9.23%) ERP
5 12 (9.23%) Data Analysis
6 10 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 10 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 10 (7.69%) Coaching
7 8 (6.15%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (6.15%) Line Management
7 8 (6.15%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (6.15%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.15%) SQL
2 7 (5.38%) Java
2 7 (5.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.08%) C#
3 4 (3.08%) VBA
3 4 (3.08%) Python
4 3 (2.31%) Perl
5 2 (1.54%) Ruby
6 1 (0.77%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.77%) RPG
6 1 (0.77%) VBScript
6 1 (0.77%) VB
6 1 (0.77%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 13 (10.00%) Degree
2 12 (9.23%) SC Cleared
2 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.15%) ISEB
3 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.38%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.62%) MCDST
6 5 (3.85%) CIMA
6 5 (3.85%) ACCA
6 5 (3.85%) CCA
6 5 (3.85%) CISSP
7 4 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (2.31%) CISM
9 2 (1.54%) GIAC
9 2 (1.54%) CEH
9 2 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.54%) MCSE
9 2 (1.54%) MCSA
9 2 (1.54%) SSCP
10 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.31%) Basel II
2 3 (2.31%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.08%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.31%) XenApp
4 1 (0.77%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.85%) SCOM
2 4 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.08%) SCCM
3 3 (2.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (10.77%) Oracle
2 11 (8.46%) Business Objects
2 11 (8.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.69%) SAP
4 6 (4.62%) Cisco
5 5 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (3.85%) HP
5 5 (3.85%) Citrix
5 5 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.31%) Symantec
6 3 (2.31%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.54%) Informatica
7 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.77%) TSYS
8 1 (0.77%) Fiserv
8 1 (0.77%) Twitter
8 1 (0.77%) Infor
8 1 (0.77%) Misys
8 1 (0.77%) Temenos
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