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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 86 112 95
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 75 51 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.39% 1.49% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.56% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 28
Average salary £42,926 £38,000 £43,085
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% -11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,318 £32,100 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £56,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
2949 3267 2744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.13% 95.47% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1883 2138 1768
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 February 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 February 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 +14 27 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Edinburgh +10 26 £46,250 -11.90% 7
Stirling - 10 £47,500 - 1
Fife - 10 £42,926 - 2
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £51,500 - 1
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 81 (57.45%) Finance
2 43 (30.50%) Banking
3 32 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (21.28%) SQL
5 19 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
6 17 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (12.06%) ITIL
6 17 (12.06%) SAS
7 16 (11.35%) Oracle
7 16 (11.35%) Mentoring
8 15 (10.64%) Project Management
8 15 (10.64%) Test Scripting
9 14 (9.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (9.22%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (9.22%) Degree
10 13 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
11 12 (8.51%) ISEB
11 12 (8.51%) Coaching
12 11 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (7.80%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
13 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
13 10 (7.09%) Change Control
13 10 (7.09%) Manufacturing
13 10 (7.09%) ERP
13 10 (7.09%) MS Excel
13 10 (7.09%) UML
13 10 (7.09%) SQL Server

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (12.06%) SAS
2 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.84%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.42%) Lync
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
2 4 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) SAP SD
1 5 (3.55%) SAP R/3
1 5 (3.55%) SAP FI
1 5 (3.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (3.55%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.71%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Firewall
1 5 (3.55%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (2.13%) LAN
2 3 (2.13%) WAN
3 2 (1.42%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.42%) DNS
3 2 (1.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.42%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (1.42%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.42%) LDAP
4 1 (0.71%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.71%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.09%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.96%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.84%) MS Access
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) PeopleTools
1 5 (3.55%) Selenium
2 4 (2.84%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) MSI
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 81 (57.45%) Finance
2 43 (30.50%) Banking
3 10 (7.09%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.38%) Retail
5 6 (4.26%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.26%) Private Banking
6 5 (3.55%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.55%) General Ledger
7 4 (2.84%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.71%) Back Office
9 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.84%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.26%) Credit Risk
3 5 (3.55%) FMCG
3 5 (3.55%) Kindle
4 3 (2.13%) Replication
4 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.42%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.42%) PKI
5 2 (1.42%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.42%) Statistics
5 2 (1.42%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.71%) GIS
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) Windows
2 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.84%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.42%) Linux
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.71%) Debian
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
2 17 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (12.06%) ITIL
3 16 (11.35%) Mentoring
4 15 (10.64%) Project Management
4 15 (10.64%) Test Scripting
5 14 (9.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (9.22%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (8.51%) Coaching
8 11 (7.80%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (7.09%) ERP
9 10 (7.09%) UML
9 10 (7.09%) Change Control
9 10 (7.09%) Line Management
10 8 (5.67%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.67%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.67%) Test Management
10 8 (5.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.28%) SQL
2 8 (5.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.96%) Java
4 6 (4.26%) VBA
5 5 (3.55%) C#
6 4 (2.84%) Perl
6 4 (2.84%) Python
7 2 (1.42%) Ruby
7 2 (1.42%) VBScript
8 1 (0.71%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) ISEB
3 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.67%) ISTQB
6 7 (4.96%) MCDST
7 6 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (3.55%) CIMA
8 5 (3.55%) ACCA
8 5 (3.55%) CCA
8 5 (3.55%) CISSP
9 3 (2.13%) CISM
10 2 (1.42%) GIAC
10 2 (1.42%) CEH
10 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.42%) MCSE
10 2 (1.42%) MCSA
10 2 (1.42%) SSCP
11 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) ISO 9001
1 5 (3.55%) Basel II
1 5 (3.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.84%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.13%) XenApp
4 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.42%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.42%) vSphere
4 2 (1.42%) vCloud
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) SCOM
2 5 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.84%) SCCM
4 3 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (11.35%) Oracle
2 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.38%) Business Objects
4 8 (5.67%) SAP
5 7 (4.96%) HP
6 6 (4.26%) Cisco
7 5 (3.55%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (3.55%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.55%) Citrix
8 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.13%) Symantec
8 3 (2.13%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.42%) VMware
9 2 (1.42%) Brocade
9 2 (1.42%) Veeam
9 2 (1.42%) EMC
10 1 (0.71%) Misys
10 1 (0.71%) Temenos
10 1 (0.71%) Teradata
10 1 (0.71%) TSYS
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