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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 67 94 126
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 103 70 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.47% 2.26% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 2.36% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 73 46 40
Average salary £35,000 £42,926 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +12.96%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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
2837 2969 3231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.65% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 1905 2109
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,962 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +19 66 £35,000 -2.77% 9
Edinburgh +29 47 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Fife -4 4 £37,500 -12.63%
Stirling +2 3 £36,500 -23.15%
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 60 (36.36%) Finance
2 51 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (30.30%) Test Scripting
4 40 (24.24%) Degree
5 36 (21.82%) Test Automation
6 35 (21.21%) Manual Testing
7 34 (20.61%) Release Management
8 31 (18.79%) Banking
8 31 (18.79%) Business Analysis
9 28 (16.97%) Microsoft
10 25 (15.15%) Project Management
11 24 (14.55%) SQL
12 20 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (11.52%) Requirements Analysis
14 17 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (10.30%) Line Management
14 17 (10.30%) Data Centre
15 16 (9.70%) Information Security
16 15 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (9.09%) Management Information System
16 15 (9.09%) Windows
16 15 (9.09%) MS Excel
17 14 (8.48%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (8.48%) SQL Server
17 14 (8.48%) SAS
18 12 (7.27%) ISEB
19 11 (6.67%) Manufacturing
19 11 (6.67%) Computer Science
20 10 (6.06%) Retail
20 10 (6.06%) Active Directory

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (8.48%) SAS
2 10 (6.06%) Skype for Business
3 6 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.42%) SAP MM
1 4 (2.42%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.61%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.61%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.61%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) Office 365
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.85%) LAN
1 8 (4.85%) WAN
2 6 (3.64%) Firewall
2 6 (3.64%) VPN
3 2 (1.21%) DHCP
3 2 (1.21%) DNS
3 2 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.21%) Wireless
4 1 (0.61%) Network Security
4 1 (0.61%) SSL
4 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.48%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.64%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.21%) DB2
5 1 (0.61%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.61%) dBASE
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Selenium
2 2 (1.21%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.21%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.61%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 60 (36.36%) Finance
2 31 (18.79%) Banking
3 11 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.06%) Retail
5 5 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.21%) Law
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.82%) .NET
1 3 (1.82%) HTML
2 2 (1.21%) CSS
2 2 (1.21%) XML
3 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.61%) CSS3
3 1 (0.61%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.61%) HTML5
3 1 (0.61%) J2EE
3 1 (0.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.30%) Data Centre
3 15 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.42%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.42%) Statistics
6 2 (1.21%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.21%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.21%) Derivative
6 2 (1.21%) Equities
6 2 (1.21%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.21%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.21%) Pricing Data
6 2 (1.21%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.61%) AS400
7 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.61%) Clustering
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.09%) Windows
2 8 (4.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.42%) Unix
4 4 (2.42%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.21%) AIX
6 2 (1.21%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (30.30%) Test Scripting
3 36 (21.82%) Test Automation
4 35 (21.21%) Manual Testing
5 34 (20.61%) Release Management
6 31 (18.79%) Business Analysis
7 25 (15.15%) Project Management
8 19 (11.52%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (10.30%) Line Management
10 16 (9.70%) Information Security
11 15 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.45%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (5.45%) Risk Management
13 8 (4.85%) Benchmarking
13 8 (4.85%) Data Modelling
13 8 (4.85%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (4.85%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.85%) Migration
13 8 (4.85%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.55%) SQL
2 3 (1.82%) VBA
3 2 (1.21%) C#
3 2 (1.21%) Java
3 2 (1.21%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.61%) Ruby
4 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (24.24%) Degree
2 12 (7.27%) ISEB
3 5 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.42%) HND
5 1 (0.61%) CISA
5 1 (0.61%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) Basel II
2 6 (3.64%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.82%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.21%) QA
4 2 (1.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.21%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.21%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.21%) XenApp
2 2 (1.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Nessus
2 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.21%) SCCM
2 2 (1.21%) SCOM
2 2 (1.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.61%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (16.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.06%) SAP
3 8 (4.85%) Oracle
4 5 (3.03%) IFS
4 5 (3.03%) VMware
5 3 (1.82%) IBM
6 2 (1.21%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.21%) CA
6 2 (1.21%) Cisco
6 2 (1.21%) Citrix
6 2 (1.21%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (1.21%) HP
6 2 (1.21%) Qualys
6 2 (1.21%) Reuters
6 2 (1.21%) Symantec
6 2 (1.21%) Varonis
7 1 (0.61%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.61%) Lotus
7 1 (0.61%) Pega
7 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
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