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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 107 139 100
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 43 30 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 0.75% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.79% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 35
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £39,138
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
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
2959 3794 2989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.00% 95.02% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 2476 1744
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,319
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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
Glasgow +20 26 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Edinburgh +21 12 £38,750 -8.82% 3
Aberdeen +24 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Stirling -5 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £40,364 -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (59.76%) SQL
2 42 (51.22%) Finance
3 27 (32.93%) Business Analysis
3 27 (32.93%) Banking
4 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (21.95%) Project Management
6 16 (19.51%) Asset Management
6 16 (19.51%) Windows
7 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
7 14 (17.07%) Investment Management
7 14 (17.07%) Relational Database
8 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (15.85%) RDBMS
9 12 (14.63%) Cisco
10 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
10 11 (13.41%) Oracle
10 11 (13.41%) Derivative
11 10 (12.20%) Python
11 10 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (12.20%) VMware
11 10 (12.20%) Workflow
12 9 (10.98%) Fixed Income
12 9 (10.98%) Equities
12 9 (10.98%) SAN
12 9 (10.98%) LAN
12 9 (10.98%) WAN
13 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
13 8 (9.76%) Business Objects
13 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.66%) SAS
2 1 (1.22%) CICS
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.22%) Moodle
2 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) LAN
1 9 (10.98%) WAN
1 9 (10.98%) SAN
2 7 (8.54%) Firewall
3 5 (6.10%) Network Security
4 4 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.22%) NAS
5 1 (1.22%) MRTG
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.22%) Wireless
5 1 (1.22%) Internet
5 1 (1.22%) MPLS
5 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.22%) DNS
5 1 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
1 14 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 13 (15.85%) RDBMS
3 10 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.10%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (4.88%) BODI
8 3 (3.66%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.22%) DB2
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.22%) MySQL
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 42 (51.22%) Finance
2 27 (32.93%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.22%) International Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) HTML
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
3 1 (1.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) XSD
3 1 (1.22%) LAMP
3 1 (1.22%) Ajax
3 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.41%) Derivative
3 9 (10.98%) Equities
3 9 (10.98%) Fixed Income
4 7 (8.54%) Kindle
5 4 (4.88%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.44%) AS400
7 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.22%) CMDB
8 1 (1.22%) iPhone
8 1 (1.22%) Economics
8 1 (1.22%) Statistics
8 1 (1.22%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.22%) SCORM
8 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.10%) UNIX
5 3 (3.66%) Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Business Analysis
2 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.95%) Project Management
4 16 (19.51%) Asset Management
5 14 (17.07%) Investment Management
6 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (12.20%) Workflow
8 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.54%) Scrum
9 6 (7.32%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) ETL
10 5 (6.10%) User Stories
11 4 (4.88%) ERP
11 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.88%) UML
11 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.66%) BDD
12 3 (3.66%) OO
12 3 (3.66%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.76%) SQL
2 10 (12.20%) Python
3 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
3 6 (7.32%) Java
4 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.66%) COBOL
6 2 (2.44%) C#
6 2 (2.44%) RPG
6 2 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) VBScript
7 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) CCA
3 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) CIPD
3 1 (1.22%) MCP
3 1 (1.22%) MCSE
3 1 (1.22%) MCSA
3 1 (1.22%) CCNP
3 1 (1.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.66%) Basel II
2 3 (3.66%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.22%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.66%) vSphere
3 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Control-M
1 1 (1.22%) Nagios
1 1 (1.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.22%) SCCM
1 1 (1.22%) SCOM
1 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Cisco
2 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.41%) Oracle
3 10 (12.20%) VMware
4 8 (9.76%) Business Objects
5 6 (7.32%) SAP
5 6 (7.32%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.10%) EMC
6 5 (6.10%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.88%) Sybase
7 4 (4.88%) HP
8 2 (2.44%) Hyland
9 1 (1.22%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.22%) Brocade
9 1 (1.22%) McAfee
9 1 (1.22%) Intel
9 1 (1.22%) Citrix
9 1 (1.22%) Avaya
9 1 (1.22%) BMC
9 1 (1.22%) NetApp
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