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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 119 148 124
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 36 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.55% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.58% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 17
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £40,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
2910 3107 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.60% 94.99% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1969 2102
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,148 £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 December 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 December 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
Edinburgh +10 19 £56,250 -19.64% 6
Glasgow +17 10 £38,750 -8.82%
Stirling - 4 £26,000 -
Aberdeen +9 2 £38,000 -1.29% 1
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 37 (54.41%) SQL
2 35 (51.47%) Finance
3 29 (42.65%) Banking
4 24 (35.29%) Business Analysis
5 13 (19.12%) XML
5 13 (19.12%) Windows
5 13 (19.12%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 12 (17.65%) Project Management
6 12 (17.65%) Derivative
7 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
7 11 (16.18%) Python
8 10 (14.71%) Oracle
9 9 (13.24%) Active Directory
9 9 (13.24%) Credit Risk
9 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
10 8 (11.76%) ITIL
10 8 (11.76%) UML
10 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
10 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (11.76%) Degree
10 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.29%) HP
11 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.29%) Investment Management
11 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (8.82%) Java
12 6 (8.82%) T-SQL

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (5.88%) SAS
2 3 (4.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (4.41%) SAN
3 2 (2.94%) LDAP
3 2 (2.94%) LAN
3 2 (2.94%) WAN
3 2 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.47%) NAS
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.41%) BODI
5 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) JIRA
2 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.41%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.41%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.47%) PowerBuilder
General
1 35 (51.47%) Finance
2 29 (42.65%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.47%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) XML
2 6 (8.82%) Web Services
3 5 (7.35%) HTML
3 5 (7.35%) .NET
3 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.41%) CSS
4 3 (4.41%) JSP
4 3 (4.41%) XSD
4 3 (4.41%) Ajax
4 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.41%) jQuery
5 1 (1.47%) XSLT
5 1 (1.47%) LAMP
5 1 (1.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Derivative
2 9 (13.24%) Credit Risk
3 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.82%) Equities
4 6 (8.82%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.41%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.94%) PKI
6 2 (2.94%) Kindle
7 1 (1.47%) Economics
7 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.47%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.47%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) UNIX
4 3 (4.41%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.94%) Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 13 (19.12%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.65%) Project Management
4 8 (11.76%) ITIL
4 8 (11.76%) UML
4 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.29%) Investment Management
6 6 (8.82%) Workflow
7 5 (7.35%) SOA
8 4 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.88%) Web Development
9 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) Release Management
9 3 (4.41%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Analytics
9 3 (4.41%) Scrum
9 3 (4.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) SQL
2 11 (16.18%) Python
3 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.82%) Java
4 5 (7.35%) VBScript
4 5 (7.35%) C#
5 4 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.94%) VB
8 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Basel II
1 3 (4.41%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) SCOM
2 2 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.47%) Control-M
3 1 (1.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle
3 7 (10.29%) HP
4 6 (8.82%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.41%) SAP
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco
5 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 3 (4.41%) VMware
5 3 (4.41%) Lotus
5 3 (4.41%) Google
6 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.94%) EMC
6 2 (2.94%) Intel
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) BMC
7 1 (1.47%) NetApp
7 1 (1.47%) Apple
7 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.47%) McAfee
7 1 (1.47%) Teradata
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Aberdeen
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago