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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 103 146 105
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 49 27 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.66% 0.70% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 0.74% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 28
Average salary £51,250 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
2758 3633 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.40% 94.83% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 2378 1810
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Glasgow +13 26 £52,500 +69.35% 1
Edinburgh +31 18 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Aberdeen +20 2 - -
Fife - 1 £25,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £40,364 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 54 (60.67%) SQL
2 51 (57.30%) Finance
3 30 (33.71%) Business Analysis
4 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (29.21%) Banking
5 22 (24.72%) Project Management
6 19 (21.35%) Asset Management
7 18 (20.22%) Windows
8 15 (16.85%) Investment Management
8 15 (16.85%) Relational Database
9 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
9 14 (15.73%) RDBMS
10 13 (14.61%) Python
10 13 (14.61%) Derivative
10 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (13.48%) Cisco
11 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (12.36%) Workflow
13 10 (11.24%) Fixed Income
13 10 (11.24%) Equities
13 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
13 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (11.24%) Oracle
14 9 (10.11%) LAN
14 9 (10.11%) WAN
14 9 (10.11%) VMware
14 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (10.11%) Degree
15 8 (8.99%) SAN
15 8 (8.99%) Scrum

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (3.37%) SAS
2 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.12%) IIS
2 1 (1.12%) CICS
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Markit EDM
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) LAN
1 9 (10.11%) WAN
2 8 (8.99%) SAN
3 7 (7.87%) Firewall
4 5 (5.62%) Network Security
5 4 (4.49%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.12%) VoIP
6 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.12%) DNS
6 1 (1.12%) Internet
6 1 (1.12%) MPLS
6 1 (1.12%) Wireless
6 1 (1.12%) NAS
6 1 (1.12%) MRTG
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.12%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) Relational Database
2 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.73%) RDBMS
3 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.62%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.49%) BODI
7 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.12%) DB2
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.12%) FitNesse
General
1 51 (57.30%) Finance
2 26 (29.21%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Front Office
3 1 (1.12%) Legal
3 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.12%) International Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) XML
2 2 (2.25%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.12%) CSS
3 1 (1.12%) Web Services
3 1 (1.12%) XSD
3 1 (1.12%) jQuery
3 1 (1.12%) Ajax
3 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Derivative
1 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.24%) Fixed Income
2 10 (11.24%) Equities
3 7 (7.87%) Kindle
4 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.49%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.25%) AS400
7 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.12%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.12%) CMDB
7 1 (1.12%) iPhone
7 1 (1.12%) Economics
7 1 (1.12%) Statistics
7 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Windows
2 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (7.87%) UNIX
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.62%) Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) Business Analysis
2 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (24.72%) Project Management
4 19 (21.35%) Asset Management
5 15 (16.85%) Investment Management
6 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (12.36%) Workflow
8 8 (8.99%) Scrum
9 7 (7.87%) ETL
9 7 (7.87%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.74%) User Stories
10 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.62%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.49%) Software Testing
12 4 (4.49%) UML
13 3 (3.37%) OO
13 3 (3.37%) ERP
13 3 (3.37%) BDD
14 2 (2.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (60.67%) SQL
2 13 (14.61%) Python
3 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.62%) Java
3 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.49%) C#
5 3 (3.37%) COBOL
5 3 (3.37%) Perl
6 2 (2.25%) RPG
7 1 (1.12%) VBScript
7 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.12%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) ISEB
3 1 (1.12%) MCSE
3 1 (1.12%) MCSA
3 1 (1.12%) CCNP
3 1 (1.12%) CCNA
3 1 (1.12%) MCP
3 1 (1.12%) HND
3 1 (1.12%) CCA
3 1 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.12%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.37%) Basel II
2 3 (3.37%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.12%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.37%) vSphere
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Nagios
1 1 (1.12%) SCCM
1 1 (1.12%) SCOM
1 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Cisco
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle
3 9 (10.11%) VMware
4 8 (8.99%) Business Objects
5 6 (6.74%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.74%) SAP
6 5 (5.62%) Sybase
7 4 (4.49%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.49%) EMC
8 3 (3.37%) HP
9 2 (2.25%) Hyland
9 2 (2.25%) Citrix
9 2 (2.25%) Charles River
10 1 (1.12%) Avaya
10 1 (1.12%) McAfee
10 1 (1.12%) Computacenter
10 1 (1.12%) F5
10 1 (1.12%) Splunk
10 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + excellent benefits
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