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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 32 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 31.07% 18.95% 29.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.00% 19.78% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 2
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £20,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
100 91 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 97.09% 95.79% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 12
Average salary £34,500 £47,000 £38,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.59% +22.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
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 4 August 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Stirling

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 15 (27.27%) Banking
2 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (25.45%) Business Analysis
3 14 (25.45%) Reuters
3 14 (25.45%) Bloomberg
4 13 (23.64%) Investment Banking
5 11 (20.00%) Reference Data
6 9 (16.36%) Analytics
6 9 (16.36%) Software Delivery
6 9 (16.36%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (16.36%) Validation
6 9 (16.36%) Project Management
7 8 (14.55%) Derivative
7 8 (14.55%) Equities
8 7 (12.73%) Web Design
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.73%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (12.73%) Scrum
8 7 (12.73%) User Experience
8 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.91%) Data Analytics
9 6 (10.91%) Fixed Income
9 6 (10.91%) Migration
9 6 (10.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (9.09%) ISEB
10 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 5 (9.09%) SQL
10 5 (9.09%) Photoshop

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.64%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.64%) SAP BI
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) MS Access
2 2 (3.64%) QlikView
2 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.64%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 15 (27.27%) Banking
3 13 (23.64%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Back Office
4 2 (3.64%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 8 (14.55%) Derivative
3 8 (14.55%) Equities
4 7 (12.73%) User Experience
5 6 (10.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (10.91%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.82%) PKI
6 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) AIX
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Business Analysis
2 9 (16.36%) Validation
2 9 (16.36%) Project Management
2 9 (16.36%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (16.36%) Analytics
2 9 (16.36%) Software Delivery
3 7 (12.73%) Scrum
3 7 (12.73%) Web Design
3 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.73%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (10.91%) Migration
4 6 (10.91%) Data Analytics
4 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
5 5 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) VBA
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) ISEB
1 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
1 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Reuters
1 14 (25.45%) Bloomberg
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Informatica
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.82%) Planview