The table below looks at the statistics for Technical 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 Technical Analysis over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analysis
Rank 134 146 141
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Technical Analysis 29 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 0.60% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.74% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 9
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £27,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £41,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -14.11%
Technical 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
2735 2711 2283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.81% 81.51% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 1722 1597
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Technical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Analysis Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Analysis
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Technical Analysis Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical 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 Technical Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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 +6 14 £35,000 -12.50%
Edinburgh +8 13 £48,250 +13.52%
Aberdeen +10 1 £42,500 +54.54%
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,000 -
Technical Analysis
UK

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Technical 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 Technical Analysis.

1 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) Java
3 18 (43.90%) Spring
4 17 (41.46%) JMS
5 13 (31.71%) Oracle
6 12 (29.27%) OO
6 12 (29.27%) Coaching
7 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
8 10 (24.39%) Aerospace
8 10 (24.39%) Hibernate
8 10 (24.39%) Windows
8 10 (24.39%) Linux
8 10 (24.39%) Degree
9 9 (21.95%) Web Development
9 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
9 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (21.95%) XML
9 9 (21.95%) CSS
9 9 (21.95%) JSP
9 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
9 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
9 9 (21.95%) HTML
10 8 (19.51%) Swing
10 8 (19.51%) Data Structures
10 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (17.07%) Algorithms
12 6 (14.63%) QA
12 6 (14.63%) Finance
13 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (12.20%) Internet

Technical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Technical 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 Technical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) IPsec
3 2 (4.88%) SSL
3 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) VoIP
3 2 (4.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) QlikView
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 10 (24.39%) Aerospace
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 21 (51.22%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Architect
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Java Web Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Web Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Java Architect
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Architect
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Architect
8 4 (9.76%) QlikView Specialist
9 3 (7.32%) Designer
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
10 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) Spring
2 17 (41.46%) JMS
3 10 (24.39%) Hibernate
4 9 (21.95%) XML
4 9 (21.95%) CSS
4 9 (21.95%) JSP
4 9 (21.95%) HTML
5 8 (19.51%) Swing
6 3 (7.32%) J2EE
7 1 (2.44%) REST
7 1 (2.44%) iBATIS
7 1 (2.44%) Java EE
7 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (19.51%) Data Structures
3 7 (17.07%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.32%) CMDB
5 2 (4.88%) Replication
5 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.88%) Clustering
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) CentOS
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) OO
1 12 (29.27%) Coaching
2 9 (21.95%) Web Development
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) OOD
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
6 2 (4.88%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.88%) SOA
6 2 (4.88%) Product Management
6 2 (4.88%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.44%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) Java
3 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) RPG
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) COBOL
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Sybase
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.44%) Charles River