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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 8 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 21 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 22.34% 22.45% 26.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.83% 22.92% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Average salary £34,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,700 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £56,500 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
92 96 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 97.87% 97.96% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 14
Average salary £32,500 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £38,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Stirling

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 15 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 13 (24.07%) Project Management
3 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (22.22%) Reuters
4 12 (22.22%) Bloomberg
4 12 (22.22%) Banking
5 9 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 8 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (12.96%) VBA
7 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
7 7 (12.96%) Reference Data
8 6 (11.11%) ISTQB
8 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (11.11%) SQL
8 6 (11.11%) ISEB
8 6 (11.11%) Validation
8 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 6 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.26%) Analytics
9 5 (9.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (9.26%) Line Management
9 5 (9.26%) Windows
9 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
9 5 (9.26%) Derivative
9 5 (9.26%) Degree
9 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Equities

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.56%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MS Access
1 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.70%) SAP BI
2 2 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.85%) Selenium
1 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
General
1 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Banking
3 9 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.70%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) Reference Data
3 5 (9.26%) Derivative
3 5 (9.26%) Equities
4 4 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.41%) Fixed Income
4 4 (7.41%) User Experience
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
6 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) AIX
3 3 (5.56%) Solaris
3 3 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.56%) UNIX
3 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Business Analysis
2 13 (24.07%) Project Management
3 6 (11.11%) Validation
3 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 6 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 5 (9.26%) Line Management
4 5 (9.26%) Analytics
4 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (7.41%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.41%) Scrum
5 4 (7.41%) Web Design
5 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) Data Analytics
6 3 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) VBA
2 6 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) ISEB
1 6 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.85%) HND
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) CISSP
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.85%) GCIH
3 1 (1.85%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
1 1 (1.85%) QA
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Reuters
1 12 (22.22%) Bloomberg
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) Informatica
5 2 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) Planview