The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 92 96 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 70 65 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.45% 2.07% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 2.17% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 42 47 32
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,200 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
2717 2995 3832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.17% 95.60% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1885 2503
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Senior Analyst in the job title.

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 4 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +23 40 £47,500 +25.00% 14
Glasgow -10 26 £45,000 +7.14% 2
West Lothian 0 3 £35,000 -14.11%
Perth and Kinross - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Senior Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 67 (38.29%) Finance
2 47 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.00%) Degree
4 35 (20.00%) Banking
5 32 (18.29%) Business Analysis
6 31 (17.71%) Project Management
7 30 (17.14%) Test Scripting
8 28 (16.00%) Line Management
9 27 (15.43%) Microsoft
10 26 (14.86%) Data Centre
11 25 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 23 (13.14%) Release Management
12 23 (13.14%) Manual Testing
13 22 (12.57%) Retail
14 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (9.71%) Information Security
14 17 (9.71%) SQL
14 17 (9.71%) MS Excel
15 16 (9.14%) Windows
15 16 (9.14%) Configuration Management
16 15 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
17 13 (7.43%) Computer Science
17 13 (7.43%) Migration
17 13 (7.43%) SQL Server
17 13 (7.43%) SAP
17 13 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (7.43%) Mentoring
18 12 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
19 11 (6.29%) Risk Management

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.14%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.29%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) SAP SCM
2 4 (2.29%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.57%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.57%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.57%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.71%) LAN
1 10 (5.71%) WAN
2 9 (5.14%) Firewall
3 6 (3.43%) VPN
4 4 (2.29%) Network Security
4 4 (2.29%) Wireless
5 2 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.14%) SAN
5 2 (1.14%) WLAN
6 1 (0.57%) DHCP
6 1 (0.57%) DNS
6 1 (0.57%) Internet
6 1 (0.57%) SSL
6 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.71%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.14%) DB2
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.57%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Selenium
2 3 (1.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.14%) JIRA
4 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.57%) WinDbg
General
1 67 (38.29%) Finance
2 35 (20.00%) Banking
3 22 (12.57%) Retail
4 15 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (5.14%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.29%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.14%) Billing
8 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.14%) Law
9 1 (0.57%) Back Office
9 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.29%) .NET
2 3 (1.71%) HTML
3 2 (1.14%) CSS
3 2 (1.14%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.14%) XML
4 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.57%) CSS3
4 1 (0.57%) HTML5
4 1 (0.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.86%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.43%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.29%) Statistics
6 2 (1.14%) AS400
6 2 (1.14%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.14%) Derivative
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) Equities
6 2 (1.14%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.14%) Pricing Data
6 2 (1.14%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.57%) Clustering
7 1 (0.57%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.14%) Windows
2 8 (4.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.86%) Unix
3 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.14%) AIX
6 1 (0.57%) Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.29%) Business Analysis
3 31 (17.71%) Project Management
4 30 (17.14%) Test Scripting
5 28 (16.00%) Line Management
6 25 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 23 (13.14%) Manual Testing
7 23 (13.14%) Release Management
8 17 (9.71%) Information Security
9 16 (9.14%) Configuration Management
10 15 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (7.43%) Mentoring
11 13 (7.43%) Migration
12 12 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (6.29%) Risk Management
14 10 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
14 10 (5.71%) SDLC
15 8 (4.57%) Benchmarking
15 8 (4.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.71%) SQL
2 7 (4.00%) VBA
3 3 (1.71%) C#
4 2 (1.14%) Java
4 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.57%) Python
5 1 (0.57%) Ruby
5 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (3.43%) ISEB
3 4 (2.29%) CISSP
3 4 (2.29%) HND
4 3 (1.71%) CISM
4 3 (1.71%) CISMP
4 3 (1.71%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.14%) CEH
5 2 (1.14%) GIAC
5 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.14%) SANS
6 1 (0.57%) CISA
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) Basel II
1 3 (1.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) COBIT
2 1 (0.57%) FATCA
2 1 (0.57%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.57%) XenApp
3 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Nessus
2 2 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.14%) QRadar
3 1 (0.57%) Ansible
3 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) SCOM
3 1 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.43%) SAP
3 10 (5.71%) Oracle
4 5 (2.86%) VMware
5 3 (1.71%) Cisco
5 3 (1.71%) IBM
6 2 (1.14%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.14%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.14%) Cognos
6 2 (1.14%) HP
6 2 (1.14%) IFS
6 2 (1.14%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.14%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.14%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.14%) Remedy
6 2 (1.14%) Reuters
7 1 (0.57%) Citrix
7 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.57%) Symantec
7 1 (0.57%) Varonis
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