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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 124 141 123
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 41 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 0.86% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.90% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 28
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £24,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
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
2951 3427 3093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.62% 94.83% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 2223 2031
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +7 19 £52,500 +16.66%
Edinburgh +12 17 £36,250 +47.95% 3
Stirling - 3 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 58 (64.44%) Finance
2 55 (61.11%) SQL
3 33 (36.67%) Business Analysis
4 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (30.00%) Banking
6 20 (22.22%) Project Management
7 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
8 15 (16.67%) Python
9 14 (15.56%) Derivative
10 13 (14.44%) Asset Management
10 13 (14.44%) Windows
10 13 (14.44%) Investment Management
11 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (13.33%) Data Modelling
11 12 (13.33%) Scrum
11 12 (13.33%) Data Analysis
12 11 (12.22%) Workflow
12 11 (12.22%) Relational Database
13 10 (11.11%) Fixed Income
13 10 (11.11%) Equities
13 10 (11.11%) RDBMS
14 9 (10.00%) C#
14 9 (10.00%) Software Testing
14 9 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
14 9 (10.00%) User Stories
15 8 (8.89%) Degree
15 8 (8.89%) Perl
16 7 (7.78%) Java
16 7 (7.78%) Oracle
16 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (1.11%) CICS
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) SAN
2 4 (4.44%) Firewall
3 3 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.22%) Network Security
4 2 (2.22%) LAN
4 2 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.11%) DNS
5 1 (1.11%) Wireless
5 1 (1.11%) Internet
5 1 (1.11%) MPLS
5 1 (1.11%) NAS
5 1 (1.11%) MRTG
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.11%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.44%) DB2
7 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.33%) Big Data
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.11%) MySQL
9 1 (1.11%) BODI
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.11%) FitNesse
General
1 58 (64.44%) Finance
2 27 (30.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) XML
2 2 (2.22%) .NET
2 2 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
3 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.11%) SOAP
3 1 (1.11%) XSD
3 1 (1.11%) Ajax
3 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.11%) jQuery
3 1 (1.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Derivative
2 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 10 (11.11%) Equities
4 4 (4.44%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.33%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.22%) AS400
6 2 (2.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.11%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.11%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.11%) iPhone
7 1 (1.11%) Kindle
7 1 (1.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.11%) CMDB
7 1 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.44%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Linux
2 5 (5.56%) UNIX
3 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) Business Analysis
2 32 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.22%) Project Management
4 13 (14.44%) Asset Management
4 13 (14.44%) Investment Management
5 12 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 12 (13.33%) Scrum
5 12 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 11 (12.22%) Workflow
7 9 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 9 (10.00%) User Stories
8 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.67%) UML
10 5 (5.56%) OO
10 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.56%) Agile Testing
10 5 (5.56%) Use Case
10 5 (5.56%) SDLC
11 4 (4.44%) Information Security
11 4 (4.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.11%) SQL
2 15 (16.67%) Python
3 9 (10.00%) C#
4 8 (8.89%) Perl
5 7 (7.78%) Java
6 3 (3.33%) COBOL
7 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.22%) RPG
8 1 (1.11%) PHP
8 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.11%) VBScript
8 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.11%) CIPD
3 1 (1.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
2 3 (3.33%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.33%) Basel II
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.33%) vSphere
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (7.78%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) Sybase
3 5 (5.56%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco
5 3 (3.33%) SAP
5 3 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.33%) HP
6 2 (2.22%) Charles River
7 1 (1.11%) Hyland
7 1 (1.11%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.11%) F5
7 1 (1.11%) Splunk
7 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.11%) EMC
7 1 (1.11%) Citrix
7 1 (1.11%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.11%) Reuters
7 1 (1.11%) Bloomberg
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