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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 121 140 115
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 48 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.51% 0.86% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.90% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 28
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
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
2981 3536 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.51% 95.10% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2328 2011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +10 26 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Edinburgh +19 18 £55,000 - 4
Stirling -4 2 - -
Fife - 1 £25,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (63.64%) SQL
2 55 (62.50%) Finance
3 36 (40.91%) Business Analysis
4 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (30.68%) Banking
6 22 (25.00%) Project Management
7 17 (19.32%) Investment Management
8 16 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 16 (18.18%) Asset Management
9 15 (17.05%) RDBMS
9 15 (17.05%) Windows
10 14 (15.91%) Python
10 14 (15.91%) Workflow
10 14 (15.91%) Derivative
11 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
11 13 (14.77%) Equities
11 13 (14.77%) Fixed Income
12 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (11.36%) Degree
13 10 (11.36%) Data Analysis
13 10 (11.36%) Scrum
14 9 (10.23%) Oracle
15 8 (9.09%) User Stories
16 7 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
16 7 (7.95%) UNIX
16 7 (7.95%) Data Modelling
16 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (7.95%) Cisco
16 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
16 7 (7.95%) VMware

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (3.41%) SAS
2 1 (1.14%) CICS
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) SAN
2 5 (5.68%) Firewall
2 5 (5.68%) LAN
2 5 (5.68%) WAN
3 3 (3.41%) Network Security
4 2 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.14%) NAS
5 1 (1.14%) MRTG
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.14%) Multicast
5 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.14%) DNS
5 1 (1.14%) VoIP
5 1 (1.14%) Wireless
5 1 (1.14%) Internet
5 1 (1.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 15 (17.05%) RDBMS
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.41%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.14%) Big Data
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.14%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) BODI
7 1 (1.14%) DB2
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.14%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.14%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.14%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
General
1 55 (62.50%) Finance
2 27 (30.68%) Banking
3 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.14%) International Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) XML
2 2 (2.27%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.14%) CSS
3 1 (1.14%) SOAP
3 1 (1.14%) XSD
3 1 (1.14%) Ajax
3 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.14%) jQuery
3 1 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Derivative
2 13 (14.77%) Fixed Income
2 13 (14.77%) Equities
3 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.41%) Kindle
5 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.27%) AS400
6 2 (2.27%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.14%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.14%) Statistics
7 1 (1.14%) User Experience
7 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.14%) iPhone
7 1 (1.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.05%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) UNIX
3 6 (6.82%) Linux
3 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Business Analysis
2 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.00%) Project Management
4 17 (19.32%) Investment Management
5 16 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 14 (15.91%) Workflow
7 10 (11.36%) Scrum
7 10 (11.36%) Data Analysis
8 8 (9.09%) User Stories
9 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.95%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.82%) Software Testing
10 6 (6.82%) SDLC
11 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.55%) ERP
11 4 (4.55%) ETL
11 4 (4.55%) OO
12 3 (3.41%) UML
12 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (3.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (63.64%) SQL
2 14 (15.91%) Python
3 6 (6.82%) C#
3 6 (6.82%) Java
4 5 (5.68%) Perl
5 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.41%) COBOL
6 2 (2.27%) RPG
6 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.14%) VBScript
7 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.14%) PHP
7 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) ISEB
3 1 (1.14%) CCA
3 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) CIPD
3 1 (1.14%) MCP
3 1 (1.14%) HND
3 1 (1.14%) MCSE
3 1 (1.14%) MCSA
3 1 (1.14%) CCNP
3 1 (1.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.41%) Basel II
1 3 (3.41%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) vSphere
3 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle
2 7 (7.95%) Cisco
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) VMware
3 5 (5.68%) Sybase
3 5 (5.68%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.41%) SAP
5 3 (3.41%) HP
6 2 (2.27%) EMC
6 2 (2.27%) Citrix
6 2 (2.27%) Hyland
6 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.27%) Charles River
7 1 (1.14%) F5
7 1 (1.14%) Splunk
7 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.14%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.14%) Reuters
7 1 (1.14%) Bloomberg
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