The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 36 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 21.95% 35.48% 19.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.78% 35.48% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 16
Average salary £42,000 £31,000 £31,389
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £18,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,275 £39,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling 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
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 31 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 96.34% 100.00% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 104 13 91
Average salary £46,500 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.91% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Analyst
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Stirling region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Stirling

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Stirling

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 32 (57.14%) Finance
2 21 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 17 (30.36%) Project Management
4 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (23.21%) Banking
6 9 (16.07%) SQL
6 9 (16.07%) ITIL
6 9 (16.07%) ISEB
6 9 (16.07%) Investment Banking
6 9 (16.07%) ISTQB
6 9 (16.07%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 8 (14.29%) Front Office
8 7 (12.50%) HP
8 7 (12.50%) MS Office
8 7 (12.50%) Oracle
8 7 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (10.71%) Derivative
9 6 (10.71%) Bloomberg
9 6 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (8.93%) Lotus
10 5 (8.93%) Service Management
10 5 (8.93%) Change Management
10 5 (8.93%) Windows
10 5 (8.93%) IBM Notes
10 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Test Management
10 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
11 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (7.14%) Incident Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) OLAP
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
1 3 (5.36%) Selenium
2 2 (3.57%) Concordion
3 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 32 (57.14%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Banking
3 9 (16.07%) Investment Banking
4 8 (14.29%) Front Office
5 4 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Derivative
1 6 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.36%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.57%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.57%) Statistics
3 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.57%) Equities
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 17 (30.36%) Project Management
3 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.07%) ITIL
4 9 (16.07%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 5 (8.93%) Service Management
6 5 (8.93%) Change Management
6 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Test Management
6 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.14%) Change Control
7 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.14%) PRINCE
8 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.36%) ERP
8 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) ISEB
1 9 (16.07%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) HP
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Bloomberg
3 5 (8.93%) Lotus
4 4 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 4 (7.14%) Murex
4 4 (7.14%) Calypso
5 3 (5.36%) Reuters
5 3 (5.36%) Sybase
6 2 (3.57%) SAP
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.79%) Twitter