The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 142 110 121
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 36 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.89% 1.77% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.87% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 35
Average salary £40,000 £39,138 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.20% +18.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3847 2938 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.99% 94.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 1716 2515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Analyst
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +3 23 £40,000 +28.00%
Edinburgh -49 6 £42,500 +13.33%
West Lothian +15 2 £40,000 -
Aberdeen +4 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Stirling - 2 £26,000 -
Falkirk - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (68.52%) SQL
2 36 (66.67%) Finance
3 21 (38.89%) Business Analysis
4 16 (29.63%) Banking
5 14 (25.93%) Relational Database
6 10 (18.52%) RDBMS
7 9 (16.67%) Project Management
7 9 (16.67%) Oracle
7 9 (16.67%) Workflow
7 9 (16.67%) Equities
7 9 (16.67%) Investment Management
8 8 (14.81%) Fixed Income
8 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.11%) Java
9 6 (11.11%) ITIL
9 6 (11.11%) Windows
9 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.11%) User Stories
10 5 (9.26%) Basel II
10 5 (9.26%) ISEB
10 5 (9.26%) Python
10 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (9.26%) Solvency II
10 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
10 5 (9.26%) Derivative
10 5 (9.26%) Credit Risk
11 4 (7.41%) Billing
11 4 (7.41%) Degree
11 4 (7.41%) .NET
11 4 (7.41%) UML

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (7.41%) SAS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.85%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) AWD
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Network Security
1 2 (3.70%) LAN
1 2 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.52%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.41%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.85%) MS Access
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 36 (66.67%) Finance
2 16 (29.63%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) XSL
2 1 (1.85%) Spring
2 1 (1.85%) Tapestry
2 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Equities
2 8 (14.81%) Fixed Income
3 5 (9.26%) Derivative
3 5 (9.26%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Solaris
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 9 (16.67%) Project Management
2 9 (16.67%) Workflow
2 9 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL
4 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.11%) User Stories
5 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.41%) UML
6 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.56%) ETL
7 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
8 2 (3.70%) Service Management
8 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) Java
3 5 (9.26%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) VB
4 2 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) ISEB
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) CCVP
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) Basel II
1 5 (9.26%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Business Objects
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Lotus
3 3 (5.56%) Informatica
4 2 (3.70%) Veritas
4 2 (3.70%) Sybase
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
5 1 (1.85%) Intel
5 1 (1.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) Pega