Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 23 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 26.44% 16.05% 31.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.05% 16.46% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 19
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £31,325 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.69% -10.50% -12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £41,238 £49,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies in Aberdeen with a recognized job title 82 79 95
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.25% 97.53% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69 44 62
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +12.10% -7.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,850 £22,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Aberdeen

Analyst
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Aberdeen

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Aberdeen

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (82.61%) ERP
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) Fit Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Unix
7 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
9 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (8.70%) Pegasus
9 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
10 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (4.35%) Windows
10 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
10 1 (4.35%) VBA
10 1 (4.35%) Windows Server

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) ERP
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Fit Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Pegasus