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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 74 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 97 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.93% 1.55% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 1.63% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 92 42 40
Average salary £40,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -
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
3110 3487 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.04% 94.78% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2237 1879
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +54 74 £40,500 -4.70% 2
Edinburgh +14 36 £38,000 -15.55% 8
West Lothian - 3 £40,000 -
Stirling +1 2 £45,000 -
Fife - 2 £42,926 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (42.01%) Finance
3 58 (34.32%) SQL
4 29 (17.16%) Banking
4 29 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (15.38%) Information Security
5 26 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 25 (14.79%) Business Analysis
6 25 (14.79%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (14.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (13.61%) Degree
8 23 (13.61%) SDLC
9 22 (13.02%) Release Management
9 22 (13.02%) Manual Testing
9 22 (13.02%) Waterfall
9 22 (13.02%) Data Modelling
10 21 (12.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (12.43%) Test Automation
10 21 (12.43%) Software Delivery
11 19 (11.24%) SAS
11 19 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (11.24%) Microsoft
12 17 (10.06%) Project Management
12 17 (10.06%) Requirements Analysis
12 17 (10.06%) Automated Testing
13 16 (9.47%) Data Analysis
13 16 (9.47%) ISTQB
13 16 (9.47%) Computer Science
13 16 (9.47%) Selenium
13 16 (9.47%) BusinessObjects

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (11.24%) SAS
2 8 (4.73%) IIS
3 7 (4.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.59%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (4.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.96%) thinkFolio
2 5 (2.96%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.59%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.59%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.59%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.59%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) Firewall
2 3 (1.78%) LAN
2 3 (1.78%) WAN
2 3 (1.78%) DHCP
2 3 (1.78%) DNS
3 2 (1.18%) SAN
3 2 (1.18%) VLAN
4 1 (0.59%) NAS
4 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.79%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (9.47%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (5.92%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.37%) dBASE
6 2 (1.18%) MySQL
6 2 (1.18%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.18%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.18%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.59%) QlikView
7 1 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (9.47%) Selenium
2 8 (4.73%) WebDriver
2 8 (4.73%) JIRA
3 4 (2.37%) HP UFT
3 4 (2.37%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
General
1 71 (42.01%) Finance
2 29 (17.16%) Banking
3 8 (4.73%) Legal
4 6 (3.55%) Retail
5 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.78%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.78%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.92%) Web Services
2 9 (5.33%) .NET
3 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.18%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.59%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.47%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.88%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.55%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.37%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.18%) EPoS
7 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.59%) AS400
7 1 (0.59%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.59%) iSeries
7 1 (0.59%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.10%) Windows
1 12 (7.10%) Linux
2 6 (3.55%) UNIX
3 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.78%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.18%) Debian
5 2 (1.18%) Android
5 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.59%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (15.38%) Information Security
2 26 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 25 (14.79%) Business Analysis
4 24 (14.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (13.61%) SDLC
6 22 (13.02%) Release Management
6 22 (13.02%) Manual Testing
6 22 (13.02%) Waterfall
6 22 (13.02%) Data Modelling
7 21 (12.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (12.43%) Test Automation
7 21 (12.43%) Software Delivery
8 19 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (10.06%) Project Management
9 17 (10.06%) Automated Testing
9 17 (10.06%) Requirements Analysis
10 16 (9.47%) Data Analysis
11 15 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (8.28%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.32%) SQL
2 14 (8.28%) Python
3 10 (5.92%) Perl
4 9 (5.33%) Java
5 8 (4.73%) Ruby
6 5 (2.96%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.18%) VB
8 1 (0.59%) RPG
8 1 (0.59%) VBA
8 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (13.61%) Degree
2 16 (9.47%) ISTQB
3 15 (8.88%) CISSP
3 15 (8.88%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.69%) CISM
5 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.96%) ISEB
7 1 (0.59%) CEH
7 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.59%) HNC
7 1 (0.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) QA
2 5 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.18%) Basel II
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.18%) SLA
3 2 (1.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.18%) VMware Server
2 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.78%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (1.78%) SCCM
2 3 (1.78%) SCOM
3 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.47%) SAP
3 14 (8.28%) Oracle
4 6 (3.55%) VMware
5 4 (2.37%) Lotus
5 4 (2.37%) HP
6 3 (1.78%) Informatica
6 3 (1.78%) McAfee
7 2 (1.18%) Veritas
7 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.18%) Hyland
7 2 (1.18%) Splunk
8 1 (0.59%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.59%) LogLogic
8 1 (0.59%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (0.59%) Qualys
8 1 (0.59%) Fundtech
8 1 (0.59%) Infor
8 1 (0.59%) F5
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