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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 96 123 102
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 68 57 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.14% 1.41% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.49% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 30
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,813
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.44%
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
2983 3837 2983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.95% 95.07% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 2505 1747
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 +15 34 £42,250 +12.66% 3
Edinburgh +8 22 £38,000 -26.35% 4
Fife - 6 £42,926 -
Stirling +1 4 £53,500 +52.85%
West Lothian - 2 £41,500 - 1
North 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 17 April 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 75 (55.56%) Finance
2 39 (28.89%) SQL
3 34 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (22.22%) Banking
6 17 (12.59%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (11.85%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (11.85%) SAS
7 16 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (11.11%) Project Management
8 15 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 14 (10.37%) Business Analysis
9 14 (10.37%) Degree
9 14 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (10.37%) Test Scripting
10 13 (9.63%) Information Security
11 12 (8.89%) Manufacturing
11 12 (8.89%) ERP
11 12 (8.89%) Business Objects
11 12 (8.89%) Data Analysis
11 12 (8.89%) SC Cleared
11 12 (8.89%) Security Cleared
11 12 (8.89%) Waterfall
12 11 (8.15%) SAP
12 11 (8.15%) Oracle
13 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.41%) Test Automation
13 10 (7.41%) Change Control
13 10 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (7.41%) Selenium

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (11.85%) SAS
2 4 (2.96%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.48%) IIS
4 2 (1.48%) Lync
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) SPSS
2 1 (0.74%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) SAP SD
1 5 (3.70%) SAP R/3
1 5 (3.70%) SAP FI
1 5 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (3.70%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.74%) Finacle
2 1 (0.74%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) Firewall
1 5 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (2.22%) LAN
2 3 (2.22%) WAN
3 2 (1.48%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (1.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) NAS
4 1 (0.74%) SAN
4 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.85%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.70%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.48%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.48%) SAP BI
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.74%) MS Access
4 1 (0.74%) QlikView
4 1 (0.74%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (7.41%) Selenium
2 7 (5.19%) WebDriver
2 7 (5.19%) JIRA
3 5 (3.70%) PeopleTools
4 3 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.48%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.74%) MSI
General
1 75 (55.56%) Finance
2 30 (22.22%) Banking
3 12 (8.89%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.93%) Private Banking
5 6 (4.44%) Retail
6 5 (3.70%) General Ledger
6 5 (3.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.19%) .NET
2 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.48%) Entity Framework
2 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.70%) Kindle
3 5 (3.70%) FMCG
4 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.22%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.48%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.48%) Statistics
5 2 (1.48%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) iSeries
6 1 (0.74%) GIS
6 1 (0.74%) AS400
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.93%) Windows
2 7 (5.19%) Linux
3 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.74%) OS/400
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) Android
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.59%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (11.11%) Project Management
4 15 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 14 (10.37%) Business Analysis
5 14 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (10.37%) Test Scripting
6 13 (9.63%) Information Security
7 12 (8.89%) Data Analysis
7 12 (8.89%) ERP
7 12 (8.89%) Waterfall
8 10 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 10 (7.41%) Change Control
8 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (7.41%) Software Delivery
9 9 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
9 9 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 9 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.89%) SQL
2 9 (6.67%) Java
3 6 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.96%) C#
4 4 (2.96%) Python
5 3 (2.22%) Perl
6 2 (1.48%) Ruby
6 2 (1.48%) VBA
7 1 (0.74%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.74%) RPG
7 1 (0.74%) VB
7 1 (0.74%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 14 (10.37%) Degree
2 12 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 12 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.93%) ISEB
4 7 (5.19%) CISSP
4 7 (5.19%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.70%) ACCA
5 5 (3.70%) CCA
5 5 (3.70%) CIMA
6 4 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.22%) CISM
7 3 (2.22%) MCDST
8 2 (1.48%) GIAC
8 2 (1.48%) CEH
8 2 (1.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.48%) MCSE
8 2 (1.48%) MCSA
8 2 (1.48%) SSCP
9 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.22%) Basel II
2 3 (2.22%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.96%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.22%) XenApp
4 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) SCCM
1 4 (2.96%) SCOM
1 4 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (8.89%) Business Objects
2 11 (8.15%) SAP
2 11 (8.15%) Oracle
3 8 (5.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.44%) Cisco
5 5 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 5 (3.70%) Citrix
6 4 (2.96%) HP
7 3 (2.22%) Symantec
7 3 (2.22%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.22%) Informatica
8 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.74%) TSYS
9 1 (0.74%) F5
9 1 (0.74%) Fiserv
9 1 (0.74%) Splunk
9 1 (0.74%) Twitter
9 1 (0.74%) VMware
9 1 (0.74%) Infor
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