The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 14 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 26.42% 12.82% 16.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.42% 12.82% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 9
Average salary £29,000 £41,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.12% +45.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £29,250 £19,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 78 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 72
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,650 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Analyst
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Analyst Salary Trend in West Lothian

Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in West Lothian

Analyst
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Livingston +18 10 £29,000 - 1
Linlithgow -9 2 £38,500 -7.22%
Bathgate - 1 - -
Analyst
Scotland

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (18.18%) ISEB
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (15.15%) Retail
4 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Load Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Volume Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
4 5 (15.15%) ISO 9001
4 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) UNIX
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (12.12%) Business Objects
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) E-business
6 3 (9.09%) Statistics
6 3 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.09%) Windows
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) SAN
7 2 (6.06%) Veritas

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) tcpdump
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Solaris
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (15.15%) Load Testing
1 5 (15.15%) Volume Testing
1 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 3 (9.09%) E-business
2 3 (9.09%) Requirements Management
3 2 (6.06%) Service Management
3 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.06%) Time Management
3 2 (6.06%) Analytics
4 1 (3.03%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (3.03%) SIEM
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (3.03%) Data Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Security Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.03%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) MOS
2 1 (3.03%) CEH
2 1 (3.03%) CISSP
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) GIAC
2 1 (3.03%) GCIA
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Veritas
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