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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 108 130 127
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Systems Analysis 49 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.59% 1.06% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.30% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 7
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £59,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2615 2689 2351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.85% 81.41% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1731 1570
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +9 28 £46,000 +8.23%
Glasgow +9 11 £38,750 -8.82%
Stirling -5 10 £47,500 +18.75%
Dundee - 3 - -
Aberdeen +4 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Aberdeenshire - 1 £36,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £42,500 -
Systems Analysis
UK

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 64 (54.70%) Finance
2 42 (35.90%) Business Analysis
3 39 (33.33%) Project Management
4 33 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (21.37%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (20.51%) UML
7 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (16.24%) SQL
9 18 (15.38%) Banking
10 17 (14.53%) Data Modelling
10 17 (14.53%) Requirements Analysis
11 16 (13.68%) Change Control
11 16 (13.68%) Retail
12 15 (12.82%) ERD
13 14 (11.97%) BPR
13 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
14 13 (11.11%) Mentoring
15 12 (10.26%) Oracle
16 11 (9.40%) C#
16 11 (9.40%) Line Management
17 10 (8.55%) Retail Banking
17 10 (8.55%) .NET
17 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
17 10 (8.55%) Law
17 10 (8.55%) Change Management
18 9 (7.69%) ISEB
18 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 8 (6.84%) Use Case
19 8 (6.84%) User Stories
19 8 (6.84%) SIEM

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (1.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) CICS
2 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.98%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.84%) Firewall
1 8 (6.84%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.71%) Ingres
5 2 (1.71%) Informix
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.71%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) MS Access
6 1 (0.85%) DB2
6 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
2 1 (0.85%) Maven
2 1 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 64 (54.70%) Finance
2 18 (15.38%) Banking
3 16 (13.68%) Retail
4 10 (8.55%) Law
4 10 (8.55%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
6 2 (1.71%) Billing
6 2 (1.71%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 99 (84.62%) Analyst
2 66 (56.41%) Business Analyst
3 24 (20.51%) Systems Analyst
4 14 (11.97%) Senior Business Analyst
4 14 (11.97%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (8.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 9 (7.69%) Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Security Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) Security Operations Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Analyst Programmer
8 7 (5.98%) Programmer
9 6 (5.13%) Debt Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Development Specialist
11 4 (3.42%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.42%) Agile Business Analyst
12 3 (2.56%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.56%) Software Developer
13 2 (1.71%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.55%) .NET
2 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.27%) HTML
4 4 (3.42%) jQuery
4 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (1.71%) LINQ
5 2 (1.71%) Ajax
5 2 (1.71%) CSS
5 2 (1.71%) J2EE
5 2 (1.71%) Web Services
5 2 (1.71%) XML
6 1 (0.85%) XSLT
6 1 (0.85%) WinForms
6 1 (0.85%) Spring
6 1 (0.85%) Struts
6 1 (0.85%) JSON
6 1 (0.85%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.71%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) FMCG
4 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.27%) Windows
2 4 (3.42%) UNIX
3 2 (1.71%) Solaris
3 2 (1.71%) Linux
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.90%) Business Analysis
2 39 (33.33%) Project Management
3 33 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (20.51%) UML
5 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (14.53%) Data Modelling
6 17 (14.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (13.68%) Change Control
8 15 (12.82%) ERD
9 14 (11.97%) BPR
10 13 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 11 (9.40%) Line Management
12 10 (8.55%) Change Management
13 8 (6.84%) Use Case
13 8 (6.84%) User Stories
13 8 (6.84%) SIEM
14 6 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (4.27%) Software Engineering
16 4 (3.42%) Data Analysis
16 4 (3.42%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.24%) SQL
2 11 (9.40%) C#
3 5 (4.27%) C
3 5 (4.27%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.42%) VB
5 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.56%) Java
5 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.71%) Perl
6 2 (1.71%) VBScript
6 2 (1.71%) ABAP
6 2 (1.71%) Python
6 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.85%) XAML
7 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.85%) VBA
7 1 (0.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) ISEB
2 7 (5.98%) Degree
3 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (10.26%) Oracle
2 3 (2.56%) SAP
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.71%) Sun
4 1 (0.85%) Business Objects