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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 134 128 119
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 32 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 1.02% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.07% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 16
Average salary £53,750 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.25% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
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
3194 2989 2960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 94.98% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 1915 2069
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
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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
Edinburgh -16 19 £56,250 +62.10%
Glasgow +4 12 £35,000 -6.04% 2
Stirling -23 1 £26,000 +40.54%
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 40 (62.50%) Finance
2 39 (60.94%) SQL
3 31 (48.44%) Business Analysis
4 27 (42.19%) Banking
5 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (23.44%) Derivative
6 15 (23.44%) Credit Risk
6 15 (23.44%) Python
7 14 (21.88%) Project Management
8 13 (20.31%) XML
8 13 (20.31%) Investment Management
9 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
10 11 (17.19%) Workflow
10 11 (17.19%) Fixed Income
10 11 (17.19%) Equities
10 11 (17.19%) Windows
10 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
11 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 8 (12.50%) ITIL
12 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
13 6 (9.38%) HP
13 6 (9.38%) DNS
13 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (9.38%) Web Services
13 6 (9.38%) UML
13 6 (9.38%) Java
13 6 (9.38%) Degree
14 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
14 5 (7.81%) C#

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (4.69%) IIS
1 3 (4.69%) IBM Notes
1 3 (4.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (3.13%) LDAP
3 1 (1.56%) NAS
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) JIRA
2 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.56%) PowerBuilder
General
1 40 (62.50%) Finance
2 27 (42.19%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.56%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) XML
2 6 (9.38%) Web Services
3 5 (7.81%) .NET
3 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.25%) HTML
5 3 (4.69%) Ajax
5 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.69%) jQuery
5 3 (4.69%) CSS
5 3 (4.69%) JSP
5 3 (4.69%) XSD
6 1 (1.56%) XSLT
6 1 (1.56%) WinForms
6 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Derivative
1 15 (23.44%) Credit Risk
2 11 (17.19%) Fixed Income
2 11 (17.19%) Equities
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.13%) Biometrics
5 2 (3.13%) PKI
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) UNIX
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Business Analysis
2 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.88%) Project Management
4 13 (20.31%) Investment Management
5 11 (17.19%) Workflow
6 8 (12.50%) ITIL
7 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.38%) UML
8 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
10 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.25%) SOA
10 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.69%) Scrum
11 3 (4.69%) Validation
11 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.69%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.69%) Web Development
11 3 (4.69%) Release Management
11 3 (4.69%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.94%) SQL
2 15 (23.44%) Python
3 6 (9.38%) Java
4 5 (7.81%) VBScript
4 5 (7.81%) C#
5 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.69%) PHP
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) VB
6 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) Basel II
1 2 (3.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) HP
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) Lotus
5 3 (4.69%) Google
5 3 (4.69%) IBM
6 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.56%) Sybase
7 1 (1.56%) Intel
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
7 1 (1.56%) Apple
7 1 (1.56%) VMware
7 1 (1.56%) Teradata
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