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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 139 118 139
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 31 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 1.29% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.35% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 16
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3495 3104 2938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.77% 95.27% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2287 2047 2046
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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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 -1 22 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Edinburgh -28 6 £24,500 -18.33%
Inverclyde - 1 £32,000 -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (72.58%) SQL
2 40 (64.52%) Finance
3 32 (51.61%) Business Analysis
4 18 (29.03%) Banking
5 16 (25.81%) Investment Management
5 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
6 15 (24.19%) Derivative
6 15 (24.19%) Credit Risk
6 15 (24.19%) RDBMS
6 15 (24.19%) Python
7 14 (22.58%) Project Management
7 14 (22.58%) Fixed Income
7 14 (22.58%) Equities
7 14 (22.58%) Workflow
8 8 (12.90%) Windows
9 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.68%) ITIL
9 6 (9.68%) Lotus
10 5 (8.06%) XML
10 5 (8.06%) Oracle
10 5 (8.06%) User Stories
10 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
11 4 (6.45%) Billing
11 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
11 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
11 4 (6.45%) Java
11 4 (6.45%) MS Office
11 4 (6.45%) IBM Notes
11 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
12 3 (4.84%) UNIX

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (6.45%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) SAS
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) SSL
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
1 1 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
2 15 (24.19%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.61%) MS Access
General
1 40 (64.52%) Finance
2 18 (29.03%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Billing
4 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) XML
2 2 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) SOAP
3 1 (1.61%) XSL
3 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.61%) Spring
3 1 (1.61%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Derivative
1 15 (24.19%) Credit Risk
2 14 (22.58%) Fixed Income
2 14 (22.58%) Equities
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) UNIX
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (1.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Business Analysis
2 16 (25.81%) Investment Management
3 14 (22.58%) Project Management
3 14 (22.58%) Workflow
4 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.68%) ITIL
5 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.06%) User Stories
6 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
6 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.84%) Service Management
7 3 (4.84%) Validation
7 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.23%) ETL
9 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (72.58%) SQL
2 15 (24.19%) Python
3 4 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.61%) VB6
4 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) Basel II
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Lotus
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Intel
4 2 (3.23%) Informatica
4 2 (3.23%) Veritas
5 1 (1.61%) Apple
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) Sybase
5 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
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