The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 127 117 126
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Systems Analysis 41 61 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 1.62% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.92% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 20
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,834
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Systems Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2764 3177 2622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.77% 84.29% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1742 2126 1699
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Systems Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Scotland region.

Systems Analysis Salary Trend in Scotland

Systems Analysis
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Systems Analysis Salary Histogram in Scotland

Systems Analysis
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 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
(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
Edinburgh +17 28 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Glasgow -6 9 £40,000 +14.28%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Aberdeen +20 1 £42,500 -15.84%
Stirling -6 1 £45,000 -
Systems Analysis
UK

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis.

1 45 (63.38%) Finance
2 28 (39.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (18.31%) VB
3 13 (18.31%) Banking
4 12 (16.90%) Retail
4 12 (16.90%) Business Analysis
4 12 (16.90%) Java
5 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
5 11 (15.49%) Project Management
5 11 (15.49%) Retail Banking
6 10 (14.08%) Oracle
6 10 (14.08%) SDLC
7 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (12.68%) Front Office
8 8 (11.27%) Firewall
8 8 (11.27%) Law
8 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (11.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (11.27%) Fund Management
8 8 (11.27%) SIEM
8 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
9 7 (9.86%) Change Management
9 7 (9.86%) Charles River
9 7 (9.86%) Investment Management
9 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
10 6 (8.45%) SQL
10 6 (8.45%) Cognos
11 5 (7.04%) Cognos Powerplay
11 5 (7.04%) UML

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) Apache
1 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.41%) SAS
2 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) HiPortfolio
1 5 (7.04%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.41%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) Firewall
1 8 (11.27%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.04%) Cognos Powerplay
4 5 (7.04%) Cognos Query Studio
4 5 (7.04%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 5 (7.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 5 (7.04%) Cognos Transformer
5 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.82%) Ingres
7 2 (2.82%) Informix
7 2 (2.82%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.41%) QlikView
8 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (63.38%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Banking
3 12 (16.90%) Retail
4 11 (15.49%) Retail Banking
5 9 (12.68%) Front Office
6 8 (11.27%) Law
7 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (84.51%) Analyst
2 29 (40.85%) Business Analyst
3 27 (38.03%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Business Systems Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Security Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Architect
6 2 (2.82%) Support Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Business Architect
6 2 (2.82%) Head of IT
7 1 (1.41%) MI Analyst
7 1 (1.41%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (1.41%) Software Manager
7 1 (1.41%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (1.41%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) HTML
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.23%) jQuery
4 2 (2.82%) CSS
4 2 (2.82%) JSP
4 2 (2.82%) Servlets
4 2 (2.82%) XML
4 2 (2.82%) WinForms
4 2 (2.82%) WPF
4 2 (2.82%) J2EE
5 1 (1.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.04%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.04%) Equities
3 5 (7.04%) FMCG
4 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.41%) Statistics
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Solaris
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (16.90%) Business Analysis
3 11 (15.49%) Project Management
4 10 (14.08%) SDLC
5 8 (11.27%) Fund Management
5 8 (11.27%) SIEM
6 7 (9.86%) Investment Management
6 7 (9.86%) Change Management
7 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.04%) UML
7 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.63%) Use Case
8 4 (5.63%) User Stories
8 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.23%) ETL
9 3 (4.23%) BPR
10 2 (2.82%) ERP
10 2 (2.82%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) VB
2 12 (16.90%) Java
3 6 (8.45%) SQL
4 4 (5.63%) C#
5 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) ISEB
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Control-M
1 2 (2.82%) Foglight
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle
2 7 (9.86%) Charles River
3 6 (8.45%) Cognos
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.23%) Informatica
6 2 (2.82%) Sun
6 2 (2.82%) Sybase
7 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.41%) SAP
7 1 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
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