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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 63 108 88
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 110 66 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.48% 1.78% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 1.88% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 95 44 52
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
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
2958 3515 3112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.70% 94.74% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2303 2050
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
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 30 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 30 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
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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 +49 72 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Edinburgh +22 40 £43,500 +8.75% 3
West Lothian - 6 £40,000 -
Stirling -5 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Fife - 1 £42,926 -
Midlothian - 1 - -
Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 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 85 (48.57%) Finance
2 66 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (33.14%) SQL
4 32 (18.29%) Banking
5 30 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (16.00%) Information Security
7 26 (14.86%) Business Analysis
7 26 (14.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (13.14%) Degree
10 22 (12.57%) Test Scripting
11 20 (11.43%) Waterfall
11 20 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (11.43%) Software Delivery
11 20 (11.43%) SDLC
11 20 (11.43%) Microsoft
12 19 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (10.86%) Data Modelling
12 19 (10.86%) CISSP
12 19 (10.86%) Requirements Analysis
13 18 (10.29%) SAS
14 17 (9.71%) SAP
14 17 (9.71%) Project Management
14 17 (9.71%) Release Management
15 16 (9.14%) Computer Science
15 16 (9.14%) Selenium
15 16 (9.14%) Manual Testing
15 16 (9.14%) Security Cleared
15 16 (9.14%) Test Automation
15 16 (9.14%) CISM

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 18 (10.29%) SAS
2 8 (4.57%) IIS
3 7 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.29%) thinkFolio
2 4 (2.29%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.57%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.57%) Finacle
4 1 (0.57%) BPCS
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.57%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.57%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.57%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.57%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.57%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.86%) Firewall
2 3 (1.71%) LAN
2 3 (1.71%) WAN
2 3 (1.71%) DHCP
2 3 (1.71%) DNS
3 2 (1.14%) SAN
3 2 (1.14%) VLAN
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.57%) NAS
4 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (9.14%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (5.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.29%) dBASE
4 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.71%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.14%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.14%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.14%) MySQL
7 1 (0.57%) QlikView
7 1 (0.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Selenium
2 8 (4.57%) WebDriver
2 8 (4.57%) JIRA
3 4 (2.29%) HP UFT
3 4 (2.29%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
General
1 85 (48.57%) Finance
2 32 (18.29%) Banking
3 8 (4.57%) Legal
4 6 (3.43%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.43%) Private Banking
4 6 (3.43%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Billing
5 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.71%) Web Services
2 8 (4.57%) .NET
3 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.14%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.57%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.14%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.14%) EPoS
6 2 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) AS400
7 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.57%) FMCG
7 1 (0.57%) iSeries
7 1 (0.57%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.86%) Linux
2 11 (6.29%) Windows
3 6 (3.43%) UNIX
4 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.14%) Debian
6 2 (1.14%) Android
6 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.57%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.00%) Information Security
3 26 (14.86%) Business Analysis
3 26 (14.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (12.57%) Test Scripting
5 20 (11.43%) Waterfall
5 20 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (11.43%) Software Delivery
5 20 (11.43%) SDLC
6 19 (10.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 19 (10.86%) Data Modelling
6 19 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (9.71%) Project Management
7 17 (9.71%) Release Management
8 16 (9.14%) Manual Testing
8 16 (9.14%) Test Automation
8 16 (9.14%) Automated Testing
8 16 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (8.57%) Data Analysis
10 14 (8.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (33.14%) SQL
2 15 (8.57%) Python
3 12 (6.86%) Java
4 10 (5.71%) Perl
5 8 (4.57%) Ruby
6 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.14%) VB
8 1 (0.57%) RPG
8 1 (0.57%) VBA
8 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (13.14%) Degree
2 19 (10.86%) CISSP
3 16 (9.14%) CISM
3 16 (9.14%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.43%) ISTQB
5 10 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.71%) ISEB
7 2 (1.14%) CEH
8 1 (0.57%) CCA
8 1 (0.57%) CIMA
8 1 (0.57%) GIAC
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.57%) ACCA
8 1 (0.57%) SSCP
8 1 (0.57%) HNC
8 1 (0.57%) HND
8 1 (0.57%) MCSE
8 1 (0.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.71%) QA
2 5 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.71%) Basel II
3 3 (1.71%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) VMware Server
2 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (1.71%) SCCM
2 3 (1.71%) SCOM
3 2 (1.14%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.71%) SAP
3 15 (8.57%) Oracle
4 6 (3.43%) VMware
5 4 (2.29%) HP
5 4 (2.29%) Lotus
6 3 (1.71%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.71%) Informatica
6 3 (1.71%) McAfee
7 2 (1.14%) Splunk
7 2 (1.14%) Hyland
7 2 (1.14%) Veritas
8 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco
8 1 (0.57%) Misys
8 1 (0.57%) Temenos
8 1 (0.57%) Fundtech
8 1 (0.57%) Infor
8 1 (0.57%) TSYS
8 1 (0.57%) F5
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago