The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 125 145 113
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 44 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.33% 0.72% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.76% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 30
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £34,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +29.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £24,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,027 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.62%
Technical 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
3106 3542 2927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.92% 94.83% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 2278 1926
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Technical Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical 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 Technical Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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 +10 21 £52,500 +16.66%
Edinburgh +12 19 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Stirling - 3 - -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 60 (62.50%) Finance
2 56 (58.33%) SQL
3 36 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (33.33%) Banking
6 19 (19.79%) Project Management
7 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 15 (15.63%) Python
9 14 (14.58%) Derivative
9 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (13.54%) Scrum
10 13 (13.54%) Data Analysis
11 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 12 (12.50%) Investment Management
12 11 (11.46%) Windows
12 11 (11.46%) Asset Management
13 10 (10.42%) Workflow
13 10 (10.42%) User Stories
14 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
14 9 (9.38%) Fixed Income
14 9 (9.38%) Equities
14 9 (9.38%) Software Testing
14 9 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
14 9 (9.38%) RDBMS
14 9 (9.38%) C#
15 8 (8.33%) Java
15 8 (8.33%) Perl
15 8 (8.33%) Oracle
15 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (7.29%) Degree

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.17%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) CICS
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.04%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.04%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) SAN
2 2 (2.08%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.08%) NAS
3 1 (1.04%) Multicast
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) RDBMS
2 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.21%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.17%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.17%) DB2
6 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.13%) Big Data
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.04%) MySQL
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.04%) BODI
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.04%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.04%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.04%) FitNesse
General
1 60 (62.50%) Finance
2 32 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Front Office
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Web Services
1 3 (3.13%) XML
2 2 (2.08%) .NET
2 2 (2.08%) SOAP
2 2 (2.08%) REST
3 1 (1.04%) HTML
3 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.04%) CSS
3 1 (1.04%) XSD
3 1 (1.04%) Ajax
3 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Derivative
1 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.38%) Fixed Income
2 9 (9.38%) Equities
3 4 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.08%) AS400
5 1 (1.04%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.04%) Statistics
5 1 (1.04%) CMDB
5 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) UNIX
3 4 (4.17%) Linux
4 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.04%) Android
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.79%) Project Management
4 13 (13.54%) Scrum
4 13 (13.54%) Data Analysis
5 12 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.46%) Asset Management
7 10 (10.42%) Workflow
7 10 (10.42%) User Stories
8 9 (9.38%) Software Testing
9 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.29%) UML
11 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.25%) SDLC
12 5 (5.21%) Agile Testing
12 5 (5.21%) Use Case
12 5 (5.21%) OO
13 4 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (3.13%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 56 (58.33%) SQL
2 15 (15.63%) Python
3 9 (9.38%) C#
4 8 (8.33%) Java
4 8 (8.33%) Perl
5 3 (3.13%) COBOL
6 2 (2.08%) RPG
7 1 (1.04%) PHP
7 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.04%) VBScript
7 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) CIPD
3 1 (1.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) Basel II
1 4 (4.17%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.08%) vSphere
3 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (8.33%) Oracle
2 6 (6.25%) Sybase
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.17%) VMware
4 3 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (2.08%) Citrix
5 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco
5 2 (2.08%) Charles River
6 1 (1.04%) Hyland
6 1 (1.04%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.04%) F5
6 1 (1.04%) Splunk
6 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.04%) Reuters
6 1 (1.04%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.04%) SAP
6 1 (1.04%) Informatica
6 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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