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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 31 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 31.00% 21.56% 35.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.96% 22.36% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £20,800 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,450 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
97 161 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 97.00% 96.41% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 105 13
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +30.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Stirling

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (26.00%) Banking
4 11 (22.00%) Investment Banking
4 11 (22.00%) Reuters
4 11 (22.00%) Bloomberg
4 11 (22.00%) Analytics
4 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.00%) Reference Data
5 9 (18.00%) Scrum
6 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) Web Design
6 8 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (16.00%) Data Analytics
6 8 (16.00%) User Experience
7 7 (14.00%) Software Delivery
7 7 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (14.00%) Validation
8 6 (12.00%) SQL
8 6 (12.00%) Photoshop
8 6 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (12.00%) Equities
8 6 (12.00%) Derivative
8 6 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.00%) ISEB
10 4 (8.00%) Informatica
10 4 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.00%) QlikView
2 3 (6.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) MS Access
3 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.00%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Banking
3 11 (22.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.00%) Reference Data
3 8 (16.00%) User Experience
4 6 (12.00%) Derivative
4 6 (12.00%) Equities
5 4 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (8.00%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.00%) Economics
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) AIX
2 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
1 11 (22.00%) Analytics
2 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) Scrum
3 8 (16.00%) Web Design
3 8 (16.00%) Project Management
3 8 (16.00%) Data Analytics
3 8 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (14.00%) Validation
4 7 (14.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (14.00%) Software Delivery
5 6 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) Migration
7 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.00%) Time Management
8 3 (6.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VBA
3 2 (4.00%) C#
3 2 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) ISEB
1 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
1 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Reuters
1 11 (22.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (8.00%) Informatica
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.00%) Planview
4 1 (2.00%) Tableau