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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 83 115 88
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 72 58 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.44% 1.51% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.60% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 34
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,450 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,820 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -3.95%
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
2758 3633 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.40% 94.83% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 2378 1810
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 £27,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +12 35 £42,000 +5.00% 5
Edinburgh +17 25 £38,000 -4.40% 10
West Lothian - 5 £40,000 - 1
Stirling 0 4 £53,500 +52.85%
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 22 May 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 90 (60.81%) Finance
2 50 (33.78%) SQL
3 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (21.62%) Banking
6 20 (13.51%) Business Analysis
6 20 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (12.84%) Requirements Analysis
7 19 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (12.84%) SAS
7 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (11.49%) Degree
8 17 (11.49%) Software Delivery
9 16 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 16 (10.81%) Selenium
9 16 (10.81%) Waterfall
10 15 (10.14%) Project Management
10 15 (10.14%) Information Security
10 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
10 15 (10.14%) Business Objects
11 14 (9.46%) Data Analysis
12 13 (8.78%) Test Scripting
12 13 (8.78%) SC Cleared
12 13 (8.78%) Security Cleared
13 12 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
13 12 (8.11%) Data Mapping
13 12 (8.11%) Manufacturing
13 12 (8.11%) Java
13 12 (8.11%) ERP
13 12 (8.11%) Data Modelling

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (12.84%) SAS
2 6 (4.05%) IIS
3 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.35%) Lync
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (3.38%) SAP SD
1 5 (3.38%) SAP R/3
1 5 (3.38%) SAP FI
1 5 (3.38%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.68%) Finacle
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.68%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) Firewall
2 5 (3.38%) LAN
2 5 (3.38%) WAN
2 5 (3.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.68%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) DHCP
4 1 (0.68%) DNS
4 1 (0.68%) NAS
4 1 (0.68%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.38%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.35%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.35%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.68%) MS Access
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.68%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (10.81%) Selenium
2 9 (6.08%) JIRA
2 9 (6.08%) WebDriver
3 4 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.03%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.35%) PeopleTools
5 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.68%) MSI
General
1 90 (60.81%) Finance
2 32 (21.62%) Banking
3 12 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.41%) Private Banking
5 5 (3.38%) General Ledger
5 5 (3.38%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) Web Services
1 7 (4.73%) .NET
2 2 (1.35%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.35%) Entity Framework
2 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.68%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.38%) Kindle
4 5 (3.38%) FMCG
5 4 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.03%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) AS400
8 1 (0.68%) GIS
8 1 (0.68%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.68%) iSeries
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.68%) Statistics
8 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.43%) Windows
2 10 (6.76%) Linux
3 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.35%) Android
6 2 (1.35%) UNIX
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Debian
7 1 (0.68%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.51%) Business Analysis
2 20 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (12.84%) Requirements Analysis
3 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (11.49%) Software Delivery
5 16 (10.81%) Mentoring
5 16 (10.81%) Waterfall
6 15 (10.14%) Project Management
6 15 (10.14%) Information Security
7 14 (9.46%) Data Analysis
8 13 (8.78%) Test Scripting
9 12 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
9 12 (8.11%) Data Mapping
9 12 (8.11%) ERP
9 12 (8.11%) Data Modelling
9 12 (8.11%) Logical Data Model
9 12 (8.11%) Metadata Management
10 11 (7.43%) Test Automation
10 11 (7.43%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.78%) SQL
2 12 (8.11%) Java
3 8 (5.41%) Python
4 6 (4.05%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.03%) C#
5 3 (2.03%) Perl
6 2 (1.35%) Ruby
6 2 (1.35%) VB
6 2 (1.35%) VBA
7 1 (0.68%) RPG
7 1 (0.68%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.68%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 17 (11.49%) Degree
2 13 (8.78%) SC Cleared
2 13 (8.78%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.08%) CISSP
4 6 (4.05%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.05%) ISEB
5 5 (3.38%) CISM
5 5 (3.38%) CIMA
5 5 (3.38%) ACCA
5 5 (3.38%) CCA
6 2 (1.35%) CEH
6 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.35%) MCSE
6 2 (1.35%) MCSA
6 2 (1.35%) GIAC
6 2 (1.35%) SSCP
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.68%) HNC
7 1 (0.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
2 5 (3.38%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.03%) Basel II
4 3 (2.03%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.70%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.03%) XenApp
4 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) SCCM
1 5 (3.38%) SCOM
2 4 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.68%) Nagios
4 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.68%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
1 15 (10.14%) Business Objects
2 10 (6.76%) Oracle
2 10 (6.76%) SAP
3 6 (4.05%) Cisco
4 5 (3.38%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.70%) Citrix
5 4 (2.70%) HP
6 3 (2.03%) Symantec
6 3 (2.03%) Informatica
6 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.03%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.35%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) Twitter
8 1 (0.68%) TSYS
8 1 (0.68%) McAfee
8 1 (0.68%) Veritas
8 1 (0.68%) Misys
8 1 (0.68%) Temenos
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