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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 74 108 88
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 98 66 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.07% 1.78% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 1.87% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 80 40 44
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -1.19%
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
2981 3536 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.51% 95.10% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2328 2011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +34 60 £42,000 - 3
Edinburgh +19 35 £38,000 -8.43% 7
West Lothian - 6 £40,000 -
Stirling -7 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Midlothian - 1 - -
Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 89 (52.05%) Finance
2 61 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (33.92%) SQL
4 33 (19.30%) Banking
4 33 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (14.62%) Degree
6 24 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (14.04%) Information Security
7 23 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (12.87%) Business Analysis
8 22 (12.87%) Software Delivery
9 21 (12.28%) Requirements Analysis
9 21 (12.28%) SAS
9 21 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (11.70%) Waterfall
11 19 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (10.53%) Test Scripting
12 18 (10.53%) Selenium
12 18 (10.53%) Microsoft
12 18 (10.53%) Data Modelling
12 18 (10.53%) Business Objects
13 17 (9.94%) SAP
13 17 (9.94%) SDLC
14 16 (9.36%) CISSP
14 16 (9.36%) Project Management
14 16 (9.36%) Data Analysis
15 15 (8.77%) Dimensional Modelling
15 15 (8.77%) Data Mapping
15 15 (8.77%) Security Cleared
15 15 (8.77%) Test Automation

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (12.28%) SAS
2 8 (4.68%) IIS
2 8 (4.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) SAP SD
1 5 (2.92%) SAP R/3
1 5 (2.92%) SAP FI
1 5 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.92%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (2.92%) SAP CO
1 5 (2.92%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.58%) BPCS
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.58%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.58%) Finacle
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.51%) Firewall
2 4 (2.34%) LAN
2 4 (2.34%) WAN
3 2 (1.17%) DHCP
3 2 (1.17%) DNS
3 2 (1.17%) SAN
3 2 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.17%) VLAN
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.58%) NAS
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.92%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.34%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.34%) dBASE
4 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.17%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.17%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.17%) MySQL
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.58%) QlikView
5 1 (0.58%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (10.53%) Selenium
2 9 (5.26%) WebDriver
2 9 (5.26%) JIRA
3 5 (2.92%) HP UFT
4 4 (2.34%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.75%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (52.05%) Finance
2 33 (19.30%) Banking
3 8 (4.68%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.68%) Private Banking
4 6 (3.51%) Retail
4 6 (3.51%) Legal
5 5 (2.92%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.85%) Web Services
2 6 (3.51%) .NET
3 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.17%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.58%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.60%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.60%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.92%) FMCG
5 4 (2.34%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.58%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.58%) iSeries
7 1 (0.58%) Kindle
7 1 (0.58%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.58%) AS400
7 1 (0.58%) Statistics
7 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.60%) Linux
2 10 (5.85%) Windows
3 5 (2.92%) UNIX
4 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.17%) Debian
5 2 (1.17%) Android
5 2 (1.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.58%) OS/400
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.04%) Information Security
2 24 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (12.87%) Business Analysis
3 22 (12.87%) Software Delivery
4 21 (12.28%) Requirements Analysis
4 21 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (11.70%) Waterfall
6 19 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 18 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 17 (9.94%) SDLC
9 16 (9.36%) Project Management
9 16 (9.36%) Data Analysis
10 15 (8.77%) Dimensional Modelling
10 15 (8.77%) Data Mapping
10 15 (8.77%) Test Automation
10 15 (8.77%) Metadata Management
10 15 (8.77%) Logical Data Model
11 14 (8.19%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (33.92%) SQL
2 14 (8.19%) Java
3 12 (7.02%) Python
4 7 (4.09%) Perl
5 5 (2.92%) Ruby
6 2 (1.17%) VB
7 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.58%) VBA
7 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.58%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.58%) RPG
7 1 (0.58%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (14.62%) Degree
2 16 (9.36%) CISSP
3 15 (8.77%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.60%) CISM
5 12 (7.02%) SC Cleared
6 11 (6.43%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.92%) CIMA
7 5 (2.92%) ISEB
7 5 (2.92%) CCA
7 5 (2.92%) ACCA
8 2 (1.17%) CEH
9 1 (0.58%) GIAC
9 1 (0.58%) SSCP
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.58%) HNC
9 1 (0.58%) HND
9 1 (0.58%) MCSE
9 1 (0.58%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) QA
2 5 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.75%) Basel II
3 3 (1.75%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.17%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.17%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (1.17%) SCCM
2 2 (1.17%) SCOM
3 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (10.53%) Business Objects
1 18 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.94%) SAP
3 13 (7.60%) Oracle
4 5 (2.92%) HP
4 5 (2.92%) VMware
5 4 (2.34%) Lotus
6 3 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.75%) Informatica
7 2 (1.17%) Veritas
7 2 (1.17%) Splunk
7 2 (1.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.17%) McAfee
7 2 (1.17%) Cisco
8 1 (0.58%) Misys
8 1 (0.58%) Temenos
8 1 (0.58%) Hyland
8 1 (0.58%) Fundtech
8 1 (0.58%) Infor
8 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds
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